Teams: Bishop Guilfoyle Lady Marauders (23-5); Vincentian Lady Royals (25-3)
Site, time: Hempfield Area High School, Greensburg, 6 p.m., tonight
The coaches: Bishop Guilfoyle - Mark Moschella (526-135 in 22 years). Vincentian - Ron Moncrief (172-51 in eight years).
Playoff path: Bishop Guilfoyle - defeated Williamsburg, 59-39, in the District 6 quarterfinals; defeated Claysburg-Kimmel, 52-36, in the District 6 semifinals; defeated Portage, 57-55, in the District 6 championship; defeated Venango Catholic, 49-40, in the PIAA first round; defeated Serra Catholic, 65-63, in the PIAA second round; defeated Clarion, 55-45, in the PIAA quarterfinals. Vincentian - defeated Carmichaels, 82-14, in the District 7 first round; defeated Frazier, 60-21, in the District 7 quarterfinals; defeated Quigley Catholic, 65-41, in the District 7 semifinals; defeated Serra Catholic, 66-46, in the District 7 semifinals; defeated Port Allegany, 53-36, in the PIAA first round; defeated Berlin Brothersvalley, 61-48, in the PIAA second round; defeated Kennedy Catholic, 56-29, in the PIAA quarterfinals.
Starting lineups: Bishop Guilfoyle - G Macy Adams (23, 5-5 fr., 13.2), G Alyssa McGhee (14, 5-6 so., 3.4), G-F Lili Benzel (32, 5-8 fr., 18.6), F Karis Taddei (35, 5-8 fr., 3.3), F Annie Dombrowski (22, 5-9 sr., 7.5). Vincentian - G Torrieonna Cash (4, 5-7 so., 10.3), G Kayla Key (14, 5-6 sr., 6.2), G Maia Joiner (23, 5-5 so., 5.2), F Ally Bartoszewicz (12, 5-11 sr., 7.7), F Brenna Wise (50, 6-1 jr., 18.8).
Key reserves: Bishop Guilfoyle - F Jenna Irvin (15, 6-1 sr., 2.8), G Marina Scipioni (34, 5-4 so., 4.5), F Brayley Lewis (44, 5-11 so., 3.1). Vincentian - F Kiersten Elliott (25, 5-10 so., 7.6), G Julia Galbraith (40, 5-7 so., 1.3), G-F Sarah Marusic (35, 5-9 jr., 1.9), G Marissa Muth (13, 5-3 so., 2.0), G Amanda Bigi (10, 5-7 sr., 0.8).
Who they get: The winner plays the winner of the game between Old Forge (2-1) and Phil-Mont Academy (1-1) on Saturday at noon at the Giant Center in Hershey.
Notable: For the third round in a row, Bishop Guilfoyle is facing the same opponent it did in 2013. Vincentian won last season, 45-40. ... That was the first time the Lady Royals made it to the championship game in a stretch of four out of six years advancing to the state semifinals. ... The Lady Marauders beat Vincentian in the 2010 PIAA semis, 58-45. ... Last year marked only the third time Bishop Guilfoyle has lost in 15 trips to the state semifinals. ... Guilfoyle's losses this year have come against Blairsville, Bellwood-Antis, Forest Hills, Penn Cambria and Westmont Hilltop, all Class AA schools. Vincentian has lost to Class AA Seton-LaSalle and Class AAAA Butler in addition to single-A Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic. ... The Lady Marauders have made 40 more free throws this season than their opponents have attempted. ... Wise was the only underclassman voted to the Sports Writers Class A All-State Basketball Team last season. ... Guilfoyle is holding its opponents to 40.9 points per game. ... Dombrowski needs 10 rebounds for 200 this season.