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Cheshire High School girls' volleyball (top seed, 22-0) looks for a three-peat when meeting Mercy (second, 18-2) in Friday's Southern Connecticut Conference final at North Haven. Start time is 6 p.m. Cheshire is the only team to beat Mercy 3-0 on Sept. 16 and Oct. 4.
CHS beat Branford (fifth, 15-8) 3-1 (23-25, 25-11, 25-19, 25-17) in Wednesday's semifinal. Mercy swept Amity (third, 17-5) 3-0 (27-25, 25-23, 25-23).
In the 20th year of this tournament, CHS has been a finalist 16 times. They have nine crowns (SCC record).
For the first time since 2009, boys' cross country takes their varsity team to the State Open at Wickham Park in Manchester. Start time is 3:30 p.m. Junior Natalie Wickenheisser runs for the Lady Rams 45 minutes later.
Cheshire travels to Veteran's Stadium to play host Notre Dame-West Haven (2-5) at 7 p.m.