Three TIMES NEWS area volleyball teams will be competing in the District 11 playoffs this weekend.

Pleasant Valley, who recently won the Mountain Valley Conference championship, is the No. 2 seed in Class AAA while Marian is also seeded second in Class A.

Panther Valley will be participating in the Class AA tournament and is seeded fourth.

All three teams will be in action Saturday during the quarterfinals, and all three will be playing at their home gyms.

The semifinals will be held on Tuesday with the championship matches slated for Thursday. The Class AAA and AA semis and finals will take place at Liberty, with Class A's being held at Martz Hall in Pottsville.

District 11 Volleyball Playoffs

CLASS AAA

Friday, Oct. 28

First Round

No. 9 Emmaus at No. 8 Pocono Mountain East, 4 p.m.

No. 10 East Stroudsburg North at No. 7 Nazareth, 3:30 p.m.

No. 11 Stroudsburg at No. 6 Pottsville, 4 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 29

Quarterfinals

Emmaus/PM East winner at No. 1 Parkland, 1 p.m.

No. 5 Freedom at No. 4 Whitehall, 11 a.m.

ES North/Nazareth winner at No. 2 Pleasant Valley, 11 a.m.

Stroudsburg/Pottsville winner at No. 3 Allentown Central Catholic, 9:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 1

Semifinals

at Liberty, TBA

Thursday, Nov. 3

Championship

at Liberty, TBA

CLASS AA

Saturday, Oct. 29

Quarterfinals

No. 5 Blue Mountain at No. 4 Panther Valley, 10:30 a.m.

No. 7 North Schuylkill at No. 2 Southern Lehigh, 11 a.m.

No. 6 Pine Grove at No. 3 Notre Dame-GP, 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 1

Semifinals

Blue Mountain/Panther Valley winner vs. No. 1 Bethlehem Catholic at Liberty, TBA

North Schuylkill/Southern Lehigh winner vs. Pine Grove/Notre Dame winner at Liberty, TBA

Thursday, Nov. 3

Championship

at Liberty, TBA

CLASS A

Saturday, Oct. 29

Quarterfinals

No. 5 Lehigh Valley Christian at No. 4 Pius X, 3 p.m.

No. 7 Salem Christian at No. 2 Marian, 11 a.m.

No. 6 Shenandoah Valley at No. 3 Nativity, 11 a.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 1

Semifinals

Lehigh Valley Christian/Pius X winner vs. No. 1 Tri-Valley at Martz Hall, TBA

Salem Christian/Marian winner vs. Shenandoah Valley/Nativity winner at Martz Hall, TBA

Thursday, Nov. 3

Championship

Semifinal winners at Martz Hall, TBA