Boys Sectional set to begin on Tuesday


The Switzerland County boys varsity basketball team will enter Sectional play this Tuesday, March 3rd, at South Ripley.

The Pacers (7-12) will play Southwestern (2-18) in the tourney’s opening game on Tuesday night at 6 p.m.

Tuesday’s night second game will pit Milan (5-14) against North Decatur (11-6). That game should begin at approximately 7:30 p.m.

The semifinals will be played on Friday night, March 6th, with the Switzerland County-Southwestern winner taking on Austin (5-14) in the first game at 6 p.m.; while the Milan-North Decatur winner will play South Ripley (13-7) in the second game at 7:30 p.m.

The two winners from Friday night will then meet for the Sectional championship on Saturday evening, March 7th. That game will get underway at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the Sectional will be available at the high school; and also at the door. Tickets are $6 for a single session; or $10 for the entire tournament.