OHSAA announces playoff brackets for high school football


COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — The OHSAA has announced the 2020 playoff brackets for high school football.

The Ohio High School Athletic Association says the playoff games will begin Oct. 9 and 10.

OHSAA says 664 schools decided to participate in the playoffs this season.

Divisions, I, II, III and VII will play on Friday nights. Divisions IV, V and VI will play on Saturday nights.

According to the athletic association, schools that are eliminated or opt-out the playoffs have the option to schedule additional regular season games through Saturday, Nov. 14.  

(Note: All games are played at the high school of the second team listed).

Division I, Region 2

  • Beavercreek vs Dublin Coffman
  • Miamisburg vs Olentangy Liberty
  • Dublin Jerome vs Marysville

Division I, Region 3

  • Grove City vs Pickerington Central
  • Hilliard Darby vs Gahanna Lincoln
  • Hilliard Bradley vs Groveport-Madison
  • Lancaster vs Reynoldsburg
  • Hilliard Davidson vs Pickerington North
  • New Albany vs Westerville North
  • Grove City Central Crossing vs Westerville Central
  • Upper Arlington vs Olentangy Orange

Division II, Region 7

  • Canal Winchester vs Mount Vernon
  • Mifflin vs Dublin Scioto
  • Logan vs Big Walnut
  • Whetstone vs Licking Heights (winner plays Olentangy)
  • Marion Harding vs Worthington Kilbourne
  • Independence vs Walnut Ridge
  • St. Charles vs Uniontown
  • Northland vs Watkins Memorial (winner plays Westerville South)
  • Whitehall-Yearling vs Olentangy Berlin

Division II, Region 8

  • West vs Edgewood
  • Franklin Heights vs Troy
  • Briggs vs Teays Valley

Division III, Region 11

  • Wilmington or Marietta vs St. Francis DeSales Oct. 16
  • Eastmoor Academy vs Granville Oct. 16
  • Buckeye Valley vs Zanesville (winner plays Jonathan Alder)
  • Miami Trace vs Chillicothe (winner plays London)
  • Athens or Western Brown vs Bishop Hartley Oct. 16
  • Centennial vs Tri-Valley (winner plays Jackson)
  • Bellefontaine vs South
  • Beechcroft vs Hamilton Township (winner plays Bishop Watterson)

Division IV, Region 15

  • East vs Warren
  • Circleville vs John Glenn
  • Lakewood or Logan Elm vs Licking Valley Oct. 16
  • Fairfield Union vs Heath
  • Linden McKinley vs Cambridge
  • Indian Creek or Indian Valley vs Bloom-Carroll
  • Bexley vs Carrollton (winner plays Marion-Franklin)

Division IV, Region 16

  • Hillsboro vs Unioto

Division V, Region 18

  • Marion Pleasant vs Benijamin Logan

Division V, Region 19

  • Utica vs Johnstown
  • Zane Trace vs Coshocton (winner plays Columbus Academy)
  • Piketon vs Minford (winner plays Harvest Prep)
  • Morgan vs Amanda-Clearcreek
  • Portsmouth or Northwest vs Bishop Ready Oct. 16

Division V, Region 20

  • East Clinton vs Madison Plains

Division VI, Region 23

  • KIPP Columbus vs Africentric
  • Mount Gilead vs Buckeye Trail
  • Johnstown Northridge vs Lucasville Valley (winner plays Worthington Christian)
  • Grandview Heights vs Coal Grove Dawson-Bryant

Division VI, Region 24

  • Miami East or Anna vs West Jefferson Oct. 16

Division VII, Region 27

  • Bishop Rosecrans vs Berne Union
  • Notre Dame or Bowerston Conotton Valley vs Newark Catholic Oct. 16
  • Tuscarawas Central or Toronto vs East Knox Oct. 16
  • Fairfield Christian Academy vs New Matamoras Frontier

Division VII, Region 28

  • Grove City Christian vs St. Henry

Click here to view the full playoff brackets.

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