It was the third meeting of the season for Evansville North and Castle after Castle won the first two games by two points and 14 points, respectively. Much like Harrison against Reitz, North played well early, but couldn't sustain it for the entire game. (photo via Pocket City Basketball)
Evansville Reitz went up against Evansville Harrison on Friday night in the sectional 16 semifinals. The teams met three weeks ago with Reitz winning 90-66. Harrison was looking to walk away with a different outcome this time around.
A pair of opening round games took place Wednesday in the new look Sectional 8 taking place at Noblesville. Gone are mainstays Zionville and North Central, and in their place are Anderson and defending 3A champion Guerin Catholic.
South Bend Clay entered Wednesday night's game against Plymouth with a record of 8-15. Clay beat Elkhart Memorial and then took Valparaiso to double overtime before losing to close out the regular season. Plymouth played many of its toughest games of the year down the stretch. The Pilgrims were on a four game losing streak as sectional play began.