Student tickets for Friday night’s home WPIAL football playoff game against Avonworth will be on sale in the Riverside High School athletic office from 7:15am to 1:00pm only.
Tickets will not be on sale during lunches. Tickets will be on sale in the middle school office during lunch times.
Pre-sale student tickets are $5.00 if bought in advance. Please be aware that there will be NO student tickets sold at the gate before the home game. All tickets bought at the gate are $7.00.
Riverside (7-2 Overall) hosts Avonworth (5-4 Overall) who recovered from a slow 2-4 start to its season, collecting 3 consecutive victories to close out its regular season. Avonworth averaged 32.6 points per game during its 3-game win streak but also has shown tendencies to give up points posting defeats of 50-0 (at Steel Valley) and 50-13 (at North Catholic) during the regular season.
The Panthers also fell victim to Steel Valley (41-7 loss) during the regular season, but defeated North Catholic 28-26 in October. Riverside’s two defeats on the season both came at the hands of 1-loss teams, falling to Steel Valley and Neshannock.
Kickoff from Friday’s game is scheduled for 7:30pm.
The winner will play the winner of East Allegheny/Freedom in the 2nd Round of the Class 2A WPIAL Playoffs.