News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 7, 2012

BREAKING NEWS: North-South rematch in football sectional

First sectional meeting since 2003

Todd Golden
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — For the first time since 2003, Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South will play each other in an Indiana High School Athletic Association football sectional game.

South (2-6) will play at North (4-4) in Class 5A, Sectional 6 game. The winner will play the winner of Decatur Central-Avon in the second round.

North defeated South 27-10 on Aug. 24 at Memorial Stadium. The sectional game is the first since 2003, when North won 14-6.

North-South is a Week 2 rematch, as is West Vigo's Class 3A sectional pairing. The Vikings will play host to Greencastle in a Sectional 21 matchup. The winner plays the winner of Indianapolis Arlington-Tri-West.

The Tiger Cubs defeated West Vigo 44-0 on Aug. 24.

Elsewhere, Class A No. 2 Linton will play at North Knox in a Sectional 40 first-round matchup. Class A No. 9 North Central plays host to Turkey Run and could have a rematch with Class A No. 7 North Vermillion in the second round. The Falcons play at Covington.

Northview plays at Class 4A No. 4 Cathedral in Sectional 14 showdown. South Vermillion plays at Class 2A No. 1 Indianapolis Ritter in a Sectional 30 meeting.

Sullivan plays host to South Spencer, and if it won, would host Forest Park in the second park. The Rangers earned a bye.

Pairings from Wabash Valley football sectionals:

Class 5A, Sectional 6

Ben Davis at Pike

Zionsville at Brownsburg

Decatur Central at Avon

TH South at TH North

Class 4A, Sectional 14

Plainfield at Roncalli

Greenwood at Owen Valley

Northview at Indianapolis Cathedral

Mooresville at Lebanon

Class 3A, Sectional 21

Indianapolis Arlington at Tri-West

Greencastle at West Vigo

Indianapolis Chatard at Danville

Indianapolis Northwest at Brebeuf

Class 2A, Sectional 30

North Putnam at Speedway

South Vermillion at Indianapolis Ritter

Cascade at Park Tudor

Indianapolis Broad Ripple at South Putnam

Class 2A, Sectional 31

Forest Park, bye

South Spencer at Sullivan

Evansville Mater Dei at Southridge

Tell City at North Posey

Class A, Sectional 38

North Vermillion at Covington

Turkey Run at North Central

Cloverdale at Riverton Parke

Rockville at Attica

Class A, Sectional 40

North Daviess at Union

Wood Memorial at Tecumseh

Linton at North Knox

Eastern Greene at Perry Central

For more, please see Monday's Tribune-Star.