Spartans, Pendleton Heights clash in sectional football play

Spartans, Pendleton Heights clash in sectional football play

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It’s win or call it a season for high school football teams in Indiana tonight, as the 43rd annual IHSAA state tournament begins with first-round sectional play.

Connersville’s Spartans will try to get win No. 2 and keep their season going when they host Pendleton Heights in Class 4A Sectional 22 action at CHS Field (7 p.m.).
The Spartans (1-8) are coming off a 49-7 loss to Class 3A No. 10 Batesville (8-1). Pendleton Heights (3-6) was battered by Shelbyville (8-1, No. 7) in its final regular season game, 42-21.

The Spartans score 14.9 points a game but give up 37.8. The Arabians put 22.4 points on the scoreboard each game while surrendering 36.
Turnovers, which have plagued CHS all season, could be a key to the outcome. The game time temperature should be in the mid-60s with a slight chance of rain.

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If you can’t make it to the game, you can listen to all the action on Kmix 106.9 radio or featuring announcers Sam Harvey and Dave Pollard.

Area / games of interest

Class 4A Sectional 22

Jay County (4-5) at Mt. Vernon (Fortville) (5-4)
Pendleton Heights (3-6) at Connersville (1-8)
Delta (6-3) at Greenfield-Central
Richmond (5-4) at New Castle (1-8)

Class 4A Sectional 23

Silver Creek (5-4) at Madison (0-9)
Franklin County (6-3) at Seymour (3-6)
East Central (7-2, No. 9) at South Dearborn (3-6)
Shelbyville (8-1, No. 7) at Jennings County (6-3)

Class 3A Sectional 30

Indianapolis Marshall (0-9) at Greensburg (4-5)
Rushville (1-8) at Lawrenceburg (5-4)
Batesville (8-1, No. 10) at Indianapolis Manual (3-6)
Indian Creek (6-3) at Indianapolis Washington (1-7)

Class A Sectional 46

Hagerstown (5-4) at Tri (2-7)
Indianapolis Shortridge (2-6) at Cambridge City Lincoln (3-6)
Indianapolis Lutheran (5-4) at Knightstown (2-7)
Indianapolis Tindley (1-5) at Indiana Deaf (7-2)

Class 2A Sectional 38

Union County (3-6) at Triton Central (5-4)
Centerville (0-9) at Switzerland County (0-9)
Northeastern (7-2, No. 14) at Eastern Hancock (9-0, No. 2)
Milan (4-5) at Indianapolis Howe (6-3)

Class 5A Sectional 12

Huntington North (2-7) at Anderson (2-7)
Kokomo (9-0, No. 4) at Muncie Central (5-4)

Class 5A Sectional 14

Oct. 23: Columbus East (9-0, No. 2) at Franklin (1-8)

Oct. 30: Whiteland Community (7-2) at winner of Game 1

Martinsville (0-9) at New Palestine (9-0, No. 1)

Class 6A Sectional 8

Center Grove (9-0, No. 1) at Columbus North (6-3, No. 13)

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