Franklin's baseball team, along with the Cranberry and Clarion softball teams, will be looking to continue their seasons today in the quarterfinal round of the PIAA playoffs.
Coach Brian Schmidt's Knights will face the No. 2 seed out of District 6 in Philipsburg-Osceola at 3:30 p.m. at DuBois' Showers Field in the Class 3A playoffs. The Knights went 3-0 in the D-10 playoffs before rallying for a 3-2 win over Freeport on Monday in the first round of the PIAA tournament. Coach Doug Sankey's Mountaineers, who sport a 16-8 record, advanced to the quarterfinals after a 3-1 win over D-7 champ Steel Valley.