SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The St. Francis volleyball team earned the No. 1 seed in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Girls bracket for the third consecutive season, the Sac-Joaquin Section announced Friday. The Troubadours will open play on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. against the winner of No. 16 Monterey Trail and No. 17 Enochs played on Monday, Oct. 28. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for children. No Sports Passes will be accepted.
The Division I brackets also includes No. 2 Rocklin, No. 3 Oak Ridge, No. 4 St. Mary's, No. 5 Cosumnes Oaks, No. 6 Pleasant Grove, No. 7 Gregori, No. 8 Woodcreek, No. 9 Turlock, No. 10 Davis, No. 11 Lincoln, No. 12 Folsom, No. 13 Pitman, No. 14 Bear Creek, No. 15 Kennedy and No. 18 Chavez.
St. Francis owns 12-0 record against the bracket field having played Rocklin (1-0), Oak Ridge (2-0), Lincoln (1-0) and the four Delta League opponents.
The Troubadours went 32-2 in the regular season, winning the Delta League title for the third consecutive season and extending league winning streak to 41 matches.
St. Francis is No. 13 CalHiSports.com Top 20 State rankings, No. 4 in the FitProUSA Top 20 NorCal Rankings and No. 1 in the Sacramento Bee regional weekly polls this week.
Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Bracket
Monday, October 28
No. 14 Bear Creek vs. No. 19 Franklin-EG
No. 15 Kennedy vs. No. 18 Chavez
No. 16 Monterey Trail vs. No. 17 Enochs
Tuesday, October 29
St. Francis vs. No.16 Monterey Trail/No. 17 Enochs winner
No. 8 Woodcreek vs. No. 9 Turlock
No. 5 Cosumnes Oaks vs. No. 12 Folsom
No. 4 St. Mary's vs. No. 13 Pitman
No. 3 Oak Ridge vs. No. 14 Bear Creek/No. 19 Franklin winner
No. 6 Pleasant Grove vs. No. 11 Lincoln-S
No. 7 Gregori vs. No. 10 Davis
No. 2 Rocklin vs. No. 15 Kennedy/No. 18 Chavez winner