Boys will begin sectional play on Tuesday night PDF Print E-mail

By Dennis Dunn
Special Correspondent

The IHSAA held the 107th annual tournament pairings show on Sunday afternoon and a total of 399 teams were drawn and placed into brackets. The IHSAA boy’s basketball state tournament was presented by the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever.

 

Sectional games are scheduled to begin on Tuesday, Feb. 28 and run through Saturday, March 4. The regional round will begin on Saturday, March 11, while the semistate will take place on Saturday, March 18. The four state championship games will be played on Saturday, March 25 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

In the Class 4A Sectional 15 at Seymour, the host school Owls will play Jeffersonville in the first game, while New Albany and Jennings County will play the second game. Floyd Central drew the first bye and will play the winner of the Seymour-Jeffersonville game, while Bedford North Lawrence drew the second bye and will play the JC-NA winner. The championship game is slated for Saturday night, March 4.

In the Class 3A Sectional 30 at Salem, Brownstown Central will play North Harrison on Tuesday night. On Wednesday night, Salem will play Scottsburg and Silver Creek will play Corydon Central. Charlestown received the bye and will play the winner of the Brownstown-North Harrison game. The winners will play for a championship on Saturday night.

In the Class 2A Sectional 46 at Crawford County, Henryville and Providence will start it off in the first game, while Eastern (Pekin) will battle with Clarksville. Paoli drew the first bye and will play the winner of the Henryville-Providence game, while Crawford County will play the winner of the Eastern-Clarksville game.

In the Class A Sectional at Borden, the host school Braves will play Medora, while Orleans and West Washington will play in the second game. Crothersville received a bye and will play the winner of the Borden-Medora game, while Trinity Lutheran drew the other bye and will play the winner of the Orleans-West Washington game.

In the Class A Sectional 62 at New Washington, the host school Mustangs will play the first game against Rock Creek Academy and Christian Academy will play Shawe Memorial. Lanesville got a bye and will play the winner of the New Washington-Rock Creek game and South Central drew the other bye and will play the winner of the Shawe Memorial-Christian Academy game.

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 February 2017 07:40