Multiple Teams · Soccer teams learn sectional draws


The New Palestine soccer teams learned their sectional draws for the IHSAA tournament which begins next week.

The Dragon boys will open play in the Greenfield-Central sectional, where they will meet East Central in the opening round. The winner will advance to the semifinal to meet either Greenfield-Central or Mt. Vernon.

The Dragon girls drew a bye in the Shelbyville sectional and will play either Connersville or Shelbyville in the semifinal round. Beech Grove and Rushville will meet in the other semifinal.

Sectional play is slated to begin Monday, Oct. 2, with the championship game slated for Oct. 7. Specific dates and times will be announced at a later date.

IHSAA Class 3A boys soccer sectional
at Greenfield-Central
Monday, Oct. 2
6 p.m.: Shelbyville vs. Richmond
Tuesday, Oct. 3
5 p.m.: New Palestine vs. East Central
7 p.m.: Greenfield-Central vs. Mt. Vernon
Wednesday, Oct. 4
5 p.m.: Connersville vs. Shelby/Richmond winner
7 p.m.: NP/EC winner vs. G-C/MV winner
Saturday, Oct. 7
2 p.m.: Semifinal winners
Winner goes to: Carmel regional to face winner of Tech sectional in 2nd semifinal Oct. 14.

IHSAA Class 2A girls soccer sectional
at Shelbyville
Tuesday, Oct. 3
6 p.m.: Connersville vs. Shelbyville
Thursday, Oct. 5
5:30 p.m.: Beech Grove vs. Rushville
7:30 p.m.: New Palestine vs. Connersville/Shelbyville winner
Saturday, Oct. 7
7 p.m.: Semifinal winners
Winner goes to: New Palestine regional to face winner of Lawrenceburg sectional Oct. 14.