All 6 Chatham County high school volleyball teams make it into state playoffs

Pittsboro, NC – All six of Chatham County’s high school volleyball teams have made it into the 2023 NCHSAA state volleyball playoffs. The NCHSAA released the final state playoffs brackets for the 2023 volleyball season on Thursday morning. The first round of the NCHSAA volleyball state playoffs will take place on Saturday at the higher seed.

[NOTE: We crisscrossed brackets when we initially published this story. Corrections have been made]

Here’s a breakdown of the 1A and 2A brackets.

Woods Charter is the highest seeded 1A Chatham County team going into the NCHSAA state volleyball playoffs. (photo by Gene Galin)

In 1A, Woods Charter School is the highest Chatham County seed at #5. The Wolves will host #28 Chatham Central. The other 1A Chatham County schools are lower seeds and will travel to play their first round games. #25 Chatham Charter will play at #8 Neuse Charter. #28 Chatham Central will play in eastern Chatham County at #5 Woods Charter.

Seaforth high school is the highest seeded 2A Chatham County team going into the NCHSAA state volleyball playoffs. (photo by Gene Galin)

In 2A, Seaforth high school is the highest Chatham County seed at #6. The Hawks will host #27 Jordan-Matthews. The other 2A Chatham County schools are lower seeds and will travel to play their first round games. #27 Jordan-Matthews will stay in county and play #6 Seaforth. #29 Northwood will play at #4 South Columbus.

The first round of the volleyball playoffs is scheduled for Saturday, with winners advancing to the second round on Oct. 24. Third round matches will be on Oct. 26, fourth round matchups on Oct. 28, and regional championships on Oct. 31.

All rounds through the regional championships will be played at the higher seed.

The volleyball state championships will be played on Saturday, Nov. 4, at Reynolds Coliseum on the campus of N.C. State University in Raleigh.

2023 NCHSAA Volleyball State Playoff Schedule

  • Oct. 19 — Brackets released
  • Oct. 21 — First round @ higher seed
  • Oct. 24 — Second round @ higher seed
  • Oct. 26 — Thirdround @ higher seed
  • Oct. 28 — Fourth round @ higher seed
  • Oct. 31 — Regional championships round @ higher seed
  • Nov. 4 — State championships @ Reynolds Coliseum, Raleigh