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Sectional tennis pairings announced

The girls’ tennis sectional pairings were released yesterday for the annual Indiana High School Athletic Association state tournament.
At the four-team New Albany Sectional, where at least one Harrison County team is always guaranteed a place in the tourney final, Lanesville and South Central will battle in the first round. On the opposite side of the bracket, Corydon Central will play the host school, New Albany.
Both matches will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, and the championship game will be on Friday. In case of rain, the matches will be moved to Saturday.
At the Floyd Central Sectional, North Harrison was lucky to draw a bye in the five-team sectional.
The Lady Cats will play the Floyd Central/Crawford County winner on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in the semi-finals. The other semi-final battle pits Salem against Eastern (Pekin) on Thursday.
The championship game is slated for Friday at 4:30 p.m.
Floyd Central has won six straight titles, while New Albany has won the previous nine sectionals.