The Indiana Football Digest's 2014 Top Games - Sectionals Round One

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THE INDIANA FOOTBALL DIGEST'S 2014 TOP GAMES - SECTIONALS ROUND ONE

BY PAUL CONDRY AND MATT KOPSEA

CLASS 6A SECTIONAL 4

CARMEL (9-0) AT NOBLESVILLE (5-4)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Swanson Field.

COACHES: Kevin Wright, 50-9 in 5th year at Carmel, 184-63 in 21st year overall. Lance Scheib, 27-44 in 7th year at Noblesville, 125-110 in 23rd year overall.

LAST OUTING: Carmel beat Lawrence Central, 27-20. Noblesville lost to Avon, 21-16.

VS. COMMON FOES: Carmel 2-0, Noblesville 1-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Carmel 32-40, Noblesville 43-38.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Carmel, 24-4.

LAST MEETING: Carmel, 41-0, Oct. 24, 2008, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Hamilton Southeastern (4-5) or Fishers (6-3) for sectional crown.

CLASS 6A SECTIONAL 5

PIKE (4-5) AT BEN DAVIS (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Giants Stadium.

COACHES: Derek Moyers, 64-29 in 8th year at Pike, 98-59 in 14th year overall. Mike Kirschner, 61-27 in 8th year at Ben Davis, 75-53 in 12th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Pike beat Lawrence North, 40-14. Ben Davis beat North Central (Indianapolis), 49-0.

VS. COMMON FOES: Pike 2-4, Ben Davis 4-2.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Pike 42-39, Ben Davis 40-40.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Ben Davis, 12-4.

LAST MEETING: Ben Davis, 53-50, Sep. 6, 2014.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Brownsburg (3-6) or Avon (7-2) for sectional crown.

CLASS 5A SECTIONAL 9

MISHAWAKA (7-2) AT SOUTH BEND ADAMS (5-4)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Jackson Field.

COACHES: Bart Curtis, 64-22 in 7th year at Mishawaka, 175-89 in 24th year overall. Craig Redman, 18-23 in 4th year at South Bend Adams.

LAST OUTING: Mishawaka lost to Penn, 21-12. South Bend Adams beat East Chicago Central, 42-0.

VS. COMMON FOES: Mishawaka 4-0, South Bend Adams 3-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Mishawaka 39-42, South Bend Adams 39-41.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Mishawaka, 23-2.

LAST MEETING: Mishawaka, 37-0, Oct. 3, 2014.

UP NEXT: Winner hosts Munster (7-2) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 4A SECTIONAL 19

LEO (7-2) AT WAWASEE (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Warrior Stadium.

COACHES: Jared Sauder, 75-24 in 9th year at Leo. Josh Ekovich, 11-8 in 2nd year at Wawasee.

LAST OUTING: Leo beat Bluffton, 42-0. Wawasee beat Goshen, 17-7.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Leo 36-45, Wawasee 45-36.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Leo, 1-0.

LAST MEETING: Leo, 35-7, Oct. 25, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Angola (3-6) or NorthWood (5-4) in sectional semifinal.

FORT WAYNE BISHOP DWENGER (4-5) AT NORTHRIDGE (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Northridge field.

COACHES: Chris Svarczkopf, 131-40 in 13th year at Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger. Tom Wogoman, 14-5 in 2nd year at Northridge, 39-42 in 8th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger lost to Fort Wayne Bishop Luers, 41-22. Northridge beat Elkhart Memorial, 31-0.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger 36-35, Northridge 38-43.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, 3-0.

LAST MEETING: Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, 28-3, Oct. 25, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner plays DeKalb (3-6) or East Noble (6-3) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 25

JOHN GLENN (7-2) AT MISHAWAKA MARIAN (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Otolski Field.

COACHES: Dave Sharpe, 12-9 in 2nd year at John Glenn. Reggie Glon, 134-91 in 21st year at Mishawaka Marian.

LAST OUTING: John Glenn beat Bremen, 21-20. Mishawaka Marian beat Elkhart Central, 28-27.

VS. COMMON FOES: John Glenn 0-1, Mishawaka Marian 0-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: John Glenn 35-46, Mishawaka Marian 39-41.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 3-3.

LAST MEETING: John Glenn, 37-21, Oct. 25, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Andrean (9-0) or Hammond (6-3) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 26

ROCHESTER (8-1) AT TWIN LAKES (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, The Reservation.

COACHES: Mike Zehner, 23-8 in 3rd year at Rochester. Justin Gardiner, 17-15 in 3rd year at Twin Lakes.

LAST OUTING: Rochester beat North Miami, 42-14. Twin Lakes beat North Judson, 36-32.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Rochester 39-42, Twin Lakes 37-44.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Fairfield (4-4) or Jimtown (6-3) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 27

HERITAGE (6-3) AT WEST NOBLE (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Charger Field.

COACHES: Dean Lehrman, 33-21 in 5th year at Heritage. Monte Mawhorter, 66-90 in 16th year at West Noble.

LAST OUTING: Heritage beat Jay County, 42-6. West Noble beat Prairie Heights, 33-14.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Heritage 37-44, West Noble 39-42.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: West Noble, 1-0.

LAST MEETING: West Noble won 21-7 in 1990 sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Fort Wayne Bishop Luers (7-2) or Fort Wayne Concordia (4-5) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 28

YORKTOWN (8-1) AT WEST LAFAYETTE (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Gordon Straley Field.

COACHES: Mike Wilhelm, 61-46 in 10th year at Yorktown. Shane Fry, 19-4 in 2nd year at West Lafayette.

LAST OUTING: Yorktown beat Mount Vernon (Fortville), 27-15. West Lafayette beat Lafayette Central Catholic, 21-17.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Yorktown 39-42, West Lafayette 49-32.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Yorktown, 2-1.

LAST MEETING: West Lafayette, 54-41, Nov. 8, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Blackford (3-6) or Western (2-7) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 30

HAMILTON HEIGHTS (7-2) AT INDIAN CREEK (9-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Braves Field.

COACHES: Mitch Street, 37-10 in 4th year at Hamilton Heights. Mike Gillin, 126-35 in 14th year at Indian Creek, 292-107 in 36th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Hamilton Heights beat Peru, 40-0. Indian Creek beat South Decatur, 47-0.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Hamilton Heights 36-45, Indian Creek 30-51.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Indian Creek, 1-0.

LAST MEETING: Indian Creek, 34-27, Nov. 1, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Indianapolis Marshall (3-6) or Rushville (3-6) in sectional semifinal.

LAWRENCEBURG (7-2) AT GUERIN CATHOLIC (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Guerin Catholic Field.

COACHES: Ryan Knigga, 30-13 in 4th year at Lawrenceburg. Tom Dilley, 6-3 in 1st year at Guerin Catholic, 86-80 in 15th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Lawrenceburg beat Silver Creek, 42-28. Guerin Catholic beat Culver Academy, 27-0.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Lawrenceburg 31-40, Guerin Catholic 45-36.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Greensburg (1-8) or Batesville (7-2) in sectional semifinal

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 31

CORYDON CENTRAL (6-3) AT CHARLESTOWN (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Dutch Reis Field.

COACHES: Mike Spencer, 6-3 in 1st year at Corydon Central, 212-102 in 27th year overall. Darin Ward, 7-2 in 1st year at Charlestown, 67-29 in 9th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Corydon Central lost to Brownstown Central, 31-0. Charlestown beat Eastern (Pekin), 61-7.

VS. COMMON FOES: Corydon Central 5-1. Charlestown 5-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Corydon Central 41-38, Charlestown 39-40.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Charlestown, 25-9.

LAST MEETING: Charlestown, 13-6, Oct. 3, 2014.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Washington (0-9) or Brownstown Central (9-0) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 3A SECTIONAL 32

VINCENNES LINCOLN (8-1) AT HERITAGE HILLS (8-1)

GAME TIME: 7 pm CT, Patriot Field.

COACHES: Jon Heiden, 32-51 in 8th year at Vincennes Lincoln. Todd Wilkerson, 15-14 in 3rd year at Heritage Hills.

LAST OUTING: Vincennes Lincoln beat Princeton, 59-28. Heritage Hills beat South Spencer, 19-10.

VS. COMMON FOES: Vincennes Lincoln 2-0, Heritage Hills 1-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Vincennes Lincoln 36-44, Heritage Hills 40-41.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Heritage Hills, 7-1.

LAST MEETING: Heritage Hills, 48-3, Aug. 19, 2011.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Pike Central (1-8) or Evansville Bosse (1-8) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 34

WOODLAN (6-3) AT CHURUBUSCO (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Churubusco Field.

COACHES: Sherwood Haydock, 18-23 in 4th year at Woodlan, 151-142 in 27th year overall. Paul Sade, 14-6 in 2nd year at Churubusco.

LAST OUTING: Woodlan beat Adams Central, 33-32. Churubusco beat Fairfield, 35-20.

VS. COMMON FOES: Woodlan 2-0, Churubusco 1-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Woodlan 33-48, Churubusco 38-43.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Tied, 5-5.

LAST MEETING: Churubusco, 38-0, Oct. 21, 2011, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Central Noble (3-6) or Eastside (8-1) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 39

MILAN (5-4) AT PAOLI (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET, Cook Field.

COACHES: Rob Page, 5-4 in 1st year at Milan. Brian Balsmeyer, 73-33 in 9th year at Paoli.

LAST OUTING: Milan beat Knightstown, 54-22. Paoli beat North Harrison, 25-20.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Milan 46-35, Paoli 38-39.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.

UP NEXT: Winner meets Eastern (Pekin) (0-9) or Crawford County (2-6) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40

SOUTHRIDGE (6-3) AT SULLIVAN (5-4)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Sportland Field.

COACHES: Scott Buening, 16-6 in 2nd year at Southridge, 28-34 in 6th year overall. Trent Olson, 40-40 in 8th year at Sullivan, 58-64 in 12th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Southridge lost to Gibson Southern, 41-0. Sullivan beat West Vigo, 35-27.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Southridge 44-37, Sullivan 50-31.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Southridge, 3-0.

LAST MEETING: Southridge, 41-14, Aug. 20, 2010.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Forest Park (1-8) or Evansville Mater Dei (9-0) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 1A SECTIONAL 41

WINAMAC (9-0) AT WEST CENTRAL (6-3)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, West Central field.

COACHES: Tim Roth, 224-133 in 34th year at Winamac. Marc Hall, 6-3 in 1st year at West Central, 19-21 in 4th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Winamac beat Frontier, 67-0. West Central lost to Pioneer, 55-7.

VS. COMMON FOES: Winamac 7-0, West Central 5-2.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Winamac 35-46, West Central 39-42.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Winamac, 24-9.

LAST MEETING: Winamac, 53-22, Sep. 26, 2014.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Culver (2-7) or Whiting (9-0) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 1A SECTIONAL 44

INDIANA DEAF (7-2) AT INDIANAPOLIS SHORTRIDGE (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Indianapolis Shortridge field.

COACHES: Garrett Wooten, 13-16 in 3rd year at Indiana Deaf. Steve Moorman, 16-8 in 3rd year at Indianapolis Shortridge.

LAST OUTING: Indiana Deaf lost to Maryland Deaf, 60-0. Indianapolis Shortridge beat Indianapolis Tindley, 55-0.

VS. COMMON FOES: Indiana Deaf 2-0. Indianapolis Shortridge 2-0.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Indiana Deaf 14-40, Indianapolis Shortridge 20-49.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: No meetings.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Tri-Central (8-1) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 1A SECTIONAL 47

ATTICA (8-1) AT FOUNTAIN CENTRAL (7-2)

GAME TIME: 7 pm ET, Mustang Stadium.

COACHES: Ryan Good, 50-26 in 7th year at Attica. Brian Moore, 26-6 in 3rd year at Fountain Central, 177-39 in 19th year overall.

LAST OUTING: Attica beat Turkey Run, 55-0. Fountain Central beat Rockville, 21-14.

VS. COMMON FOES: Attica 5-1. Fountain Central 5-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: Attica 32-39, Fountain Central 35-46.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Fountain Central, 25-13.

LAST MEETING: Attica, 39-26, Sep. 19, 2014.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Rockville (6-3) or North Central (Farmersburg) (4-5) in sectional semifinal.

CLASS 1A SECTIONAL 48

NORTH DAVIESS (5-4) AT PERRY CENTRAL (7-2)

GAME TIME: 6:30 pm CT, Perry Central field.

COACHES: Scott Helms, 115-99 in 20th year at North Daviess. Greg Gibson, 23-9 in 3rd year at Perry Central.

LAST OUTING: North Daviess beat Springs Valley, 55-16. Perry Central beat Mitchell, 27-14.

VS. COMMON FOES: North Daviess 3-0. Perry Central 2-1.

OPPONENTS' RECORDS: North Daviess 35-45, Perry Central 26-53.

SERIES LAST 30 YEARS: Perry Central, 7-4.

LAST MEETING: Perry Central, 28-12, Nov. 1, 2013, sectional.

UP NEXT: Winner plays Wood Memorial (0-9) or Linton-Stockton (8-1) in sectional semifinal.

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