The field of eight has been set for the FCIAC boys soccer tournament, which will begin with the quarterfinal round on Friday, Oct. 26.

Here are the matchups.

FCIAC Quarterfinals — Friday, Oct. 26


No. 6 Greenwich (9-3-4) at No. 3 Staples (10-2-4), 3 p.m.

No. 8 Brien McMahon (8-4-4) at No. 1 Danbury (10-1-5), 4 p.m.

No. 7 Norwalk (8-3-5) at No. 2 Trumbull (10-2-4), 6 p.m.

No. 5 Warde (10-4-2) at No. 4 Ludlowe (10-4-2), 6 p.m.

The Danbury Hatters took the No. 1 seed by virtue of their 1-0 win over the Trumbull Eagles on Tuesday, with the Eagles slipping to No. 2. Danbury finished 10-1-5 with 35 points.

Staples tied Trumbull with a 10-2-4 record and 34 points, but Staples is the No. 3 seed due to their 1-0 loss to Trumbull on Sept. 21.

The two Fairfield teams — Ludlowe and Warde — tied for fourth place with 10-4-2 records and 32 points, and the rivals also played to a scoreless deadlock during the regular season. The tiebreaker then moves to the quality points scenario with the Ludlowe Falcons earning the No. 4 seed because they tied No. 1 Danbury 1-1, while Warde lost to Danbury 3-2.

Warde will play at Ludlowe in the quarterfinals.

With a 9-3-4 record and 31 points, the Greenwich Cardinals earned the No. 6 seed.

Norwalk and Brien McMahon were the last two teams to clinch playoff bids, with McMahon beating Central 5-1 and Norwalk tying Darien 1-1.

Norwalk moved to 8-3-5 with 29 points and is the No. 7 seed, and McMahon finished at 8-4-4 with 28 points to take No. 8.