Pairings released for girls' hoops sectional
February 03, 2010
Pairings were released Monday night for the IHSAA girls' basketball state tournament, which begins next week.
The Class 4A Sectional 15 at Floyd Central features a couple of powerhouses in undefeated No. 2/4 Floyd Central and No. 3/2 Jeffersonville. Each team has just one loss, with Jeffersonville's coming at Floyd Central on Dec. 19, when the Lady Highlanders won in overtime, 58-57.
The action will tip off Tuesday, Feb. 9, with Bedford-North Lawrence taking on Seymour at 6 p.m. Floyd Central will face Jennings County in the second game. A win by the Lady Highlanders will set up a rematch with Jeffersonville, which received a bye, in the second game on Friday, Feb. 12. New Albany, which also received a buy, will play the Bedford-North Lawrence/Seymour winner in the first semi-final at 6 p.m.
The championship game will be played at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13.
The Class 3A Sectional 30 will be hosted by Silver Creek. North Harrison (6-12) will tangle with rival Crawford County (8-11) in the opening game Tuesday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m. The Lady Cats, the defending sectional champions, won the regular season meeting, 48-44.
The winner will advance to take on Silver Creek (8-11), which drew the bye, in the 6 p.m. game on Friday, Feb. 12.
Corydon Central (5-13) will take on Mitchell (2-16) in the second game (approximately 7:30 p.m.) on Wednesday, Feb. 10. The Lady Panthers, who have won two in a row, carry a 4-1 record against sectional foes this season.
Also in the bottom half of the bracket, Salem (12-7) is pitted against Charlestown (11-8) on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 6 p.m.
Semi-final games will take place Friday, Feb. 12, and the championship contest will be played at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13.
Admission to all sectionals are $5 per session or $9 for all sessions.