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Argosâ€™ Damon Binkley scored the game-winner with 38 seconds on the clock to lift the Dragons to a 1-0 Culver Sectional championship win over Bremen Saturday.
Plymouthâ€™s Amber Redinger recorded 16 kills with four blocks as the Lady Pilgrims held on for their ninth straight win in five games against Northridge.
INDIANAPOLIS â€” All but one area team will open sectional play on the road, the IHSAA announced Sunday as it released its draws for the 40th annual state football tournament.
In the opening round Oct. 19, John Glenn will host Culver Military Academy in a rematch of a Week 6 match-up in Class 3A Sectional 17 play, with the winner advancing to play the winner of Gary Wallace at Mishawaka Marian the following week. Also in the tourney, Knox will travel to South Bend St. Josephâ€™s, while Hammond Gavit plays at Calumet in the other semifinal bracket.
CULVER â€” It was all too familiar for Bremenâ€™s boys soccer team.
After falling 2-1 in a penalty kick shootout to Argos at last yearâ€™s Culver Boys Soccer Sectional championship, the Lions had been dreaming of a reprisal for a year.
With Saturdayâ€™s rematch knotted in a 0-0 stalemate headed into the final minute, it looked like this yearâ€™s sectional championship would go into extra time once more.
DeMOTTE â€” With under a minute remaining, Argos senior Jami Patterson took a ball from Charlie Horn, cut past two defenders at the 18 and hit a shot to her left. The ball careened off the post and into the goal to lift Argos to 2-1 over Boone Grove and clinch the Lady Dragons a repeat sectional title.
CULVER â€” Plymouth senior No. 1 Gabe Vervycnkt has found a little extra motivation in this yearâ€™s state singles tournament.
While host Culver Military bowed out of team state tournament play with a 4-1 loss to Valparaiso at the Eaglesâ€™ home semistate Saturday, Vervynckt handed North Judson exchange student Thomas Simon his only loss of the year 7-5, 7-5 to become the first regional qualifier for the Pilgrims in recent memory in the IHSAAâ€™s 33rd annual singles tournament at the Gable Tennis Complex in Culver.
Lopez pushes Warsaw past CMA
Culver Military Academy played No. 2 Warsaw to a 1-1 tie in the first half, but the Eagles ultimately came up short against the defending regional champions, 3-1 in the Class 2A Plymouth Boys Soccer Sectional championship Saturday night at Kindt Field.