Mike White's Holding Court (Feb. 8, 2013)

Written by Mike White on .

"A grand finale for WPIAL's regular season" - by Mike White.

"The WPIAL likes to schedule rivalry games for the final night of section play. Talk about a grand finale this year.

Most sections conclude play tonight and there are seven games matching teams either tied for the section championship, or matching teams that are in first and second place. You'll have trouble finding a better Friday night finish over the years.

Here are the top matchups:

Central Catholic at Fox Chapel -- Central Catholic (11-2) is in first place in Class AAAA Section 2, but Fox Chapel and Gateway are both 10-3.

Beaver at Blackhawk -- Beaver and Central Valley are tied for first place in Class AAA Section 2 with 9-2 records while Blackhawk is breathing down their necks at 8-3.

Laurel Highlands at Uniontown -- Laurel Highlands is in first place in Class AAA Section 3 with a 10-1 record, but longtime rival Uniontown (9-2) can still tie for the section title..."