The field hockey teams at Timber Creek and Triton will each host a first-round NJSIAA playoff game this week.
The Timber Creek field hockey team will open the playoffs at home as a No. 8 seed. The Chargers will host No. 9 Pinelands today. Pinelands went 4-8-2 playing in the Shore Conference.
With a victory, Timber Creek (6-11) would advance to face the top team in Group 3, Ocean City.
Kingsway (2), Lacey (3) and Mainland (4) are the other top seeds in the bracket.
You can see the full Group 3 bracket here.
Triton (6-6-2) is also a No. 8 seed and will host No. 9 Cherokee (6-12) Thursday. Both teams play out of the Olympic Conference, but the squads did not meet in the regular season.
The winner of Thursday’s contest will advance to face No. 1 Eastern.
Other top teams in Group 4 include Southern (2), Shawnee (3) and Clearview (4).
To view the Group 4 bracket, click here.