Multiple Teams · Dragons competing in semistate, state events this weekend

New Palestine athletes will compete in the IHSAA softball semistate, the track and field State Finals, as well as the tennis regional this weekend.

Dates, times, directions, preview & broadcast info for all events below.

The 2018 softball regional champion New Palestine Dragons.


  • IHSAA semistate at Jasper, Saturday, June 2 (directions)
  • Admission: $8/session, $10/season
  • Schedule
    • Dragons vs. Tri-West, 11 a.m.
    • Corydon vs. Jasper, 1 p.m.
    • Championship, 7 p.m.
  • Broadcast: New Pal Radio (click for broadcast link)
  • Game preview
Six members of the Dragon girls track team will compete at the State Finals.

Track and field

  • IHSAA State Finals at Indiana University Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex (directions)
  • Admission: $10 each night
  • Schedule
    • Girls State Finals 3 p.m. Friday, June 1
      • 4x.800 relay 4:15 p.m. (Kaylin Casner, Victoria Crowder, Kendall Mann, Hannah Taggart)
      • 800 meters 7:45 p.m. (Kaylin Casner)
      • 3200 meters 8:15 p.m. (Kendall Mann)
      • 4×400 relay 8:30 p.m. (Victoria Crowder, Olivia McKilligin, Hannah Taggart, Sophia Taylor)
    • Boys State Finals 3 p.m. Saturday, June 2
      • High jump 3:30 p.m. (Gavin Hausz)
      • 1600 meters 6:35 p.m. (Drew Austin)
  • Broadcast: JConnect (click for broadcast link)
  • Event preview: IHSAA preview, girls heat sheets, boys heat sheets
Claire Cherry & Josee King will play in the tennis regional.


  • IHSAA individual regional at Fishers High School (directions)
  • Admission: Free
  • Schedule
    • Semifinals: 10 a.m. New Palestine (Claire Cherry/Josee King) vs. Triton Central (Kylie Stephens/Maya Chandler); Zionsville (Anna Campbell/Lauren Campbell) vs. Northeastern (Dayna Campbell/Kasey Andrews)
    • Championship: 2 p.m.