BILLINGS — Billings Senior will host Billings Skyview, while Billings West entertains Belgrade in Eastern AA volleyball playoff matches Thursday.
The Skyview-Senior match is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at Senior High School. The Belgrade-West match starts at 7 p.m. at West High School.
Skyview and Senior split their regular-season matches. Senior (6-6 Eastern AA, 12-14 overall) finished as the No. 3 seed in the league, while Skyview (3-9, 12-15) finished No. 6.
West is ranked No. 4 in the final Class AA coaches poll, and finished as the No. 2 seed in the Eastern AA. The Golden Bears (9-3, 21-7) swept Belgrade this season. Then Panthers, in their first season at the AA level, finished 2-10, 5-17 and No. 7 in the league.
The playoff winners advance to the state tournament, which begins Nov. 14 in Bozeman.