The Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference, however, ended up completely scrambled as unranked Gilman upset No. 4 McDonogh and No. 8 Mount Saint Joseph beat No. 2 Archbishop Spalding. In a series of tie breakers, Gilman and McDonogh ended up in the playoffs along with No. 1 St. Frances and No. 7 Calvert Hall while Mount Saint Joseph and Spalding dropped out.