The results are in for the Allegheny and Ohio Bridges half of the Sweet Sixteen in 2023’s Bridge Madness Tournament. The tournament features bridges or groups of bridges that are accessible to vehicles and pedestrians. From east to west, these bridges on the Allegheny and Ohio Rivers are the Highland Park Bridge, the 62nd Street or R.D. Fleming Bridge, the 40th Street or Washington’s Crossing Bridge, the 31st Street Bridge, the 16th Street or David McCullough Bridge, the Three Sisters Bridges (6th Street, 7th Street, and 9th Street), the Fort Duquesne Bridge, and the West End Bridge.
Bracket 1 was the West End Bridge (80%) vs. the 62nd Street Bridge (20%).
Bracket 2 was Fort Duquesne Bridge (52%) vs. the 40th Street Bridge (48%).
Bracket 3 was the Three Sisters Bridges (92%) vs. the 31st Street Bridge (8%).
Bracket 4 was the 16th Street Bridge (77%) vs. the Highland Park Bridge (23%).
The winners in these brackets are matched up below for the Allegheny and Ohio Bridges half of the Elite Eight. Vote for your favorite bridges below by noon on March 20, then check back on March 21 for the Monongahela match-ups in the Elite Eight.