Emmaus, Southern Lehigh and Oley Valley were among the area teams victorious in Tuesday's opening round of the PIAA Field Hockey tournament.
At the 3A level, perennial power and District 11 champion Emmaus handled Downingtown West, 2-0, to advance to the Quarterfinals. The Green Hornets will face Warwick out of District III.
At the 2A level, Southern Lehigh blanked Merion Mercy, 1-0. The Spartans will take on Crestwood in the Quarterfinals.
Joining them there will be Oley Valley out of Berks County. The Lynx rallied for a 2-1 victory over Lewisburg. Oley will meet Forbes Road in the next round.
All our area field hockey scores can be found in the "Scoreboard" section of our website.