News From Terre Haute, Indiana

October 26, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: South Vermillion advances to final of 2A Southmont Sectional but falls to Clinton Central

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

CRAWFORDSVILLE — South Vermillion advanced to the Class 2A Southmont Sectional, but the Wildcats couldn’t overcome Clinton Central in the championship match. The Wildcats fell 3-0 to the Bulldogs in Saturday’s championship match.

Earlier on Saturday, South Vermillion knocked off Fountain Central 3-2. The Wildcats rallied from a 2-1 deficit to advance to the championship match.



In other volleyball sectional action:

• Class 2A Eastern Greene Sectional — At Cincinnati, Ind., Linton fell 3-0 to North Knox in the championship match at Eastern Greene.

In a Saturday semifinal match, Linton bested South Knox 3-0.

• Class A Covington Sectional — At Covington, Rockville fell to Lafayette Central Catholic 3-0 in a semifinal match. Turkey Run fell 3-0 to Covington in the other semifinal. LCC defeated Covington 3-0 in the championship match.

• Class A Clay City Sectional — At Clay City, the host Eels fell to White River Valley 3-2 in a morning semifinal. Clay City led 2-1 in the match, but the Wolverines rallied for the win. Bloomfield won the sectional with a 3-0 victory over WRV in the championship match.

Football

• IHSA playoff pairings announced — Robinson and Casey will both host IHSA playoff games in their respective divisions. Robinson finished 7-2 and will play host to Anna at a date to be determined, likely to be next Saturday. The Maroons are the fourth-seeded team in their portion of the 3A bracket. The Robinson-Anna winner will play the winner of the Breese Central-Mount Carmel contest a week later.

Casey is also the No. 4 seed in its Class A field. The Warriors will play host to Villa Grove next Friday or Saturday. The Casey-Villa Grove winner will play the Fisher-Carrollton winner a week later.