The Riverhead Blue Waves received the home playoff game they were looking for when Section XI released the high school girls basketball playoff brackets this morning. No. 6 seed Riverhead (13-5) will face No. 11 William Floyd (9-9) in a Suffolk County Class AA first-round game on Monday at 4:30 p.m.
Shoreham-Wading River will also be home. The fourth-seeded Wildcats (11-7) will play No. 5 Miller Place (10-8) in a Class A outbracket game on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
Three local teams are in the Class C semifinals that will be played on Saturday. No. 3 Bishop McGann-Mercy (9-8) will play at No. 2 Pierson/Bridgehampton (8-10) at 5 p.m. No. 4 Southold (7-10) will have its work cut out, going on the road to face the League VIII champion and top seed, The Stony Brook School (12-5), at 6 p.m.