The matchup for the Central Massachusetts Division 1 girls basketball finals is now set, and its two of the teams everyone expected to be in that spot. The Wachusett Mountaineers and Westford Academy Grey Ghosts.

The Mountaineers and Grey Ghosts will play for the title at Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Harrington Auditorium on Friday at 5 p.m.

Wachusett, who entered the as the district tournament’s top seed, blew by Acton-Boxborough with a 78-40 win on Feb. 28, and then defeated the fourth-seeded Natick Red Hawks at Harrington Auditorium on Sunday evening, 53-46.

The second-seeded Grey Ghosts advanced to the finals with a 57-49 win over the third-seeded Shepherd Hill Rams at Harrington Auditorium on Sunday night. Westford Academy had defeated the tenth-seeded Algonquin Tomahawks, 75-31, in a quarterfinals contest on Feb. 28.

With the weekend over, what games are on top to open up the week?

Monday, March 5

4:45 p.m. — Tantasqua Warriors vs. East Longmeadow — Girls D2 West Basketball Semifinals — Western New England University

6 p.m. — Assabet Valley Aztecs vs. Maynard Tigers — Boys D4 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

6:30 p.m. — Northampton vs. Pittsfield — Girls D2 West Basketball Semifinals — Western New England University

7:45 p.m. — Worcester Tech Eagles vs. Southbridge Pioneers — Boys D4 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

Tuesday, March 6

5 p.m. — Algonquin vs. Auburn Rockets — Hockey D3 Semifinals — Wallace Civic Center (Fitchburg)

6 p.m. — Shepherd Hill Rams vs. Westboro Rangers — Boys D2 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

6 p.m. — Sutton Sammies vs. Whitinsville Christian Crusaders — Boys D3 Basketball Semifinals — Kneller Center (Clark Univ.)

7 p.m. — Shrewsbury Colonials vs. Hudson Hawks — Hockey D3 Semifinals — Wallace Civic Center (Fitchburg)

7:45 p.m. — Marlborough Panthers vs. Milford Hawks — Boys D2 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

7:45 p.m. — Tyngsborough Tigers vs. Blackstone-Millville Chargers — Boys D3 Basketball Semifinals — Kneller Center (Clark Univ.)

Wednesday, March 7

5 p.m. — Grafton Indians vs. Northbridge Rams — Hockey D3A Semifinals — Wallace Civic Center (Fitchburg)

5 p.m. — Lunenburg vs. Worcester — Hockey D3A Semifinals — Wallace Civic Center (Fitchburg)

6 p.m. — Sutton Sammies vs. Oakmont Spartans — Girls D3 Basketball Semifinals — Kneller Center (Clark Univ.)

6 p.m. — Monty Tech vs. Maynard Tigers — Girls D4 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

7:45 p.m. — Millbury Woolies vs. Tyngsborough Tigers — Girls D3 Basketball Semifinals — Kneller Center (Clark Univ.)

7:45 p.m. — Blackstone Valley Beavers vs. Parker Charter Panthers — Girls D4 Basketball Semifinals — Harrington Auditorium (WPI)

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