Lady Rangers Win 2A Sectional in OT; Lady Jeeps Fall In 1A Final (Scoreboard)

Girls Basketball

Forest Park 43  Tell City 35 (2A Sectional Final)

Lady Rangers with their sectional championship trophy. PHOTO: Jamie Giesler PHOTO: Jamie Giesler

Lady Rangers with their sectional trophy.
PHOTO: Jamie Giesler

At Ferdinand, the Lady Rangers held off a strong challenge by a much-improved Tell City team Saturday 6night to win their second consecutive 2A Sectional, 45-35 in overtime. un

Forest Park beat Tell City by 14 in the season opener back in November, and the Lady Marksmen (11-13) entered the section final with a four-game winning streak.

The Lady Rangers (17-10) are the only local team to advance to the regional round of the 2017 tournament.

Forest Park plays South Ripley (22-4) at 10:00am this Saturday in the first semifinal of the 2A Regional at Paoli.

South Ripley is ranked 6th in Class 2A.  Forest Park lost to Austin, 50-46, in the first round of the regional a year ago.

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Wood Memorial 59  Northeast Dubois 42 (1A Sectional Final)

At Lynnville, Wood Memorial, the #1 team in 1A was just too much for the Lady Jeeps winning their second consecutive sectional Saturday night, 59-42.

Northeast Dubois ends the season with a 13-11 record.

Wood Memorial (24-1) advances to the 1A Regional at Springs Valley this Saturday taking on Crothersville (19-8) in the second semifinal.

The regional will feature two Blue Chip Conference teams.  Vincennes Rivet (22-3), the #2 team in 1A plays South Central (18-7) in the regional opener.


Girls Swimming Sectional

At Jasper, the host Lady Wildcats win their 11th consecutive sectional title winning nine of 12 events Saturday afternoon.



Boys Basketball

Gibson Southern (10-5, 3-0 PAC) 57  Southridge (3-15, 0-5) 39

Jasper (12-5) 54  Heritage Hills (11-8) 39

2A #1 Barr-Reeve 17-2) 61  Forest Park (10-8) 54 OT

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