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Football Sectional pairings set

By Bill Barrows

The final two weeks of the regular season is all that is left for Wabash County High School football. It continues on Friday night. The Sectional pairings were drawn on Sunday at the IHSAA office. But first, here is a recap of last week’s action. Northfield beat Maconaquah 34-7, Wabash lost to North Miami 41-0, Manchester beat Whitko 34-14 and Southwood beat Peru 55-28.

Here are the sectional pairings for the Wabash County teams: In 1A, sectional 43, Northfield will travel to Churubusco and Southwood will host Fremont. In 2A sectional 34, Wabash will host Manchester. Those games will take place on Friday October 20. The TRC playoff will be week 9 on Oct. 13. More on that in next week’s article.

On this docket for this week are a few key matchups that include Southwood hosting Maconaquah, Manchester will be at home against Rochester, Wabash hosts Tippecanoe Valley and Whitko travels to Northfield where the Wabash WebTV crew will be to bring you all of the action. Rick and Tim Harness will begin the pregame will begin at 6:45pm from Wilbur Dawes Field and kickoff will be at 7pm.

Wabash WebTV will bring you all of the action streaming over the internet each Friday evening so that those who cannot get to a game in-person, can watch the featured game. The Harness brothers, Rick and Tim, along with Jim Landrum, Chandler Jones and I will bring you all of the action this season. Join us for all of it on Wabash WebTV.

Posted on 2017 Oct 03