Basketball – Girls:
The Attica Red Ramblers hosted North Vermillion with the 1A Sectional 47 football championship on the line in a rematch of a game from September 21 that had been won by the Falcons 27-22.
It was uncharted waters for the Covington volleyball team when they traveled to Frankfort to play Pioneer in the 1A Semi-State game where the winner goes to the state finals.
North Vermillion hosted the Seeger Patriots in a 1A Sectional 47 football semifinal in a game that, on paper prior to the contest, appeared to be a likely win for the Falcons.
Covington captured the first volleyball regional title in school history on Saturday when the Trojans traveled to Clinton Central, defeated Blue River Valley, and then took down the defending state champion Lafayette Central Catholic Knights.
When the draw for the 1A volleyball sectional at Covington came out, it had the two strongest teams in the Wabash River Conference in opposite ends of the bracket, meaning that if form held, the two would faceoff for the third time this season in the finals.
Benton Central hosted sectional cross-country action on Saturday with Twin Lakes capturing the girls’ team title and Seeger winning the boys’ crown.
Two young and inexperienced teams faced each other on Thursday night when North Vermillion hosted Fountain Central in volleyball with each team thinking the game was winnable for their squad.
Covington had its 17th annual soccer invitational tournament on Saturday with teams from Faith Christian, Northview and Western Boone also competing.
Covington won their fifth consecutive Wabash River Conference volleyball title on Monday night as they defeated visiting Riverton Parke by scores of 25-18, 25-13 and 25-22.
It was another busy week for the Covington soccer team as they faced and defeated Benton Central (7-0) and then Montgomery County schools Southmont (6-0) and North Montgomery (8-2).
Weather was the story on Monday night when the Wabash River Conference tennis players were hoping to play in the semi-finals and finals of the singles and doubles tournament.