Mount Carmel Area and Southern Columbia will both be in action Friday in PIAA girls basketball state playoff action according to pairings announced Sunday.

The Red Tornadoes, District 4 Class AA champions, will meet District 2 third-place finisher at 6 p.m. at Shamokin Area. The Tigers, runner-up in District 4, will meet District 11 champion Notre Dame-Green Pond at 6 p.m. at Catasauqua High School.

Lourdes Regional, the District 4 Class A girls champion, will meet District 3 fourth-place finisher Upper Dauphin, Saturday at 6 p.m. at Williamsport High School.