Baseball Sectional draw is announced


The Indiana High School Athletic Association has announced pairings for this year’s baseball state tournament.

Switzerland County will be playing in the Class 2A Sectional at South Ripley.

The first round game will be played on Wednesday, May 27th, when Coach Chad Combs’ Pacers take on North Decatur at 5 p.m. Wednesday’s second game will feature South Ripley taking on Austin. That game will be played at approximately 7 p.m., pending the length of the first game.

The semifinal games will be played on Friday, May 28th, when the winners of the two Wednesday games play each other with the first pitch at 5 p.m.

The second semifinal on Friday night will see Milan take on Southwestern. That game, depending on the length of the first game, is expected to start at 7 p.m.

The two winners of Friday’s semifinals will then play for the Sectional championship on Monday, June 1st. That game is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m.


The winner of the South Ripley Sectional will then move on to Regional play, and will play the second game in the Providence Regional on Saturday, June 6th, versus the winner of the South Spencer Sectional. The Regional’s first game will feature the Sectional champions from Eastern Pekin and Sullivan.