Posted: 9:10 am Monday, April 28th, 2014

Boys volleyball: District competition begins this week 

By Jodie Wagner

District competition begins this week for a dozen area boys volleyball teams.

West Boca, Palm Beach Gardens and Palm Beach Central are hosting district tournaments. Competition begins Tuesday.

The winners advance to first-round state tournament play-in matches May 6. The FHSAA Finals will be held May 9-10 at Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale.

Here is the schedule:

District 5

All games at Palm Beach Gardens High School

Tuesday: (2) Dwyer vs. (3) Suncoast, Tuesday, 5 p.m.; (1) Royal Palm Beach vs. (4) Palm Beach Lakes, 7 p.m.

Thursday: Championship match, 7 p.m.

District 6

All matches at Palm Beach Central High School

Tuesday: (1) Wellington vs. (4) John I. Leonard, 5:30 p.m.; (2) Forest Hill vs. (3) Palm Beach Central, 7 p.m.

Thursday: Championship match, 6 p.m.

District 7

All matches at West Boca Raton High School

Tuesday: (2) Spanish River vs. (3) Atlantic, 5 p.m.; (1) Boca Raton vs. (4) Santaluces, 7 p.m.

Thursday: Championship match, 7 p.m.