High school hockey playoffs get underway tonight with the quarterfinals taking place at the home of the higher seeds.In class A, the Bangor Rams are the number one seed and get bye in the first round by virtue of their 15-3 record. Here is how the other six teams match-up.

  •   #2 Lewiston vs. #7 Cony/Monmouth
  •   #3 St. Dom's vs. #6 Edward Little
  •   #4 Lawrence/Skowhegan vs. #5 Brunswick

In class B the top two teams get first round byes, meaning the defending Eastern Maine Champs Messalonskee ((18-0) and Presque Isle (12-5-1) each get the night off. The two quarterfinal match-ups look like this.

  • #3 Waterville vs. #6 Hampden
  • #4 Winslow vs. #5 John Bapst

The semifinals for both classes will be played Saturday with the Class A games at the Colisee in Lewiston, and class B at Sukee Arena in Winslow.