Lady Panthers playing in Midwest Shootout today
Corydon Central’s girls basketball team will receive additional statewide exposure today as it’s traveling to the north side Indianapolis to take part in the Midwest Shootout at Lawrence Central High School.
At approximately 3:30 p.m., the Lady Panthers, ranked No. 5 in the Class 3A coaches’ poll with a mark of 7-1, will take on Class 4A Huntington North, which is 7-2.
The contest is just one of many that will be held at Lawrence Central throughout the day. Here’s a rundown of the schedule: 11 a.m. ‘ Linton-Stockton (4-6) vs. Indianapolis Manual (3-4); 12:30 ‘ Plainfield (9-2) vs. Shenandoah (6-5); 2:00 ‘ Evansville Memorial (6-0) vs. Pike (10-3); 3:30 ‘ Corydon Central (7-1) vs. Huntington North (7-2); 6:00 ‘ Chesterton (7-3) vs. Lawrence North (3-5); 7:30 ‘ Triton Central (6-3) vs. Lawrence Central (0-9).
To get to Lawrence Central (per MapQuest): take I-64 East to I-65 North; merge onto I-465 East;take the 56th Street exit (Exit 40) toward Shadeland Ave.; at bottom of ramp, turn right onto 56th Street; make a U-turn at North Richardt Ave. onto East 56th Street; Follow 56th Street to 7300 E. 56th Street. The estimated drive time is 2:22.