July 27, 2015
Fall sports for Columbus North High School are nearing their beginning.
The first sport to start is girls golf, which opens official practice on Friday (July 31). Coach Scott Seavers' Bull Dogs return seven players from last season, including four of the top five from a team that placed fifth in the 2014 IHSAA state meet.
The remaining seven fall sports -- boys cross country, girls cross country, football, boys soccer, girls soccer, boys tennis and girls volleyball -- begin official practice on Monday, Aug. 3.
Here’s a look at some important dates for each of the CNHS fall sports.
Cross country (boys and girls): Aug 3, first practice; Aug. 25, season-opening meet vs. Martinsville at CeraLand; Oct. 10, Brown County Sectional.
Football: Aug. 3, first practice; Aug. 14, scrimmage vs. Greenwood at Max Andress Stadium; Aug. 21, season-opening game at Franklin; Oct. 23, first-round sectional.
Girls golf: July 31, first practice; Aug. 8, Fall Preview tournament at Prairie View Golf Course, Carmel; Sept. 19, Greensburg Sectional at Greensburg Country Club.
Boys soccer: Aug. 3, first practice; Aug. 18, season-opening game at East Central; Oct. 5-10, sectional.
Girls soccer: Aug. 3, first practice; Aug. 17, season-opening game vs. Center Grove at Richard Wigh Soccer Complex; Oct. 6-10, Columbus North Sectional.
Boys tennis: Aug. 3, first practice; Aug. 21-22, Jeffersonville Invitational (season-opening event); Sept. 30-Oct. 2, Columbus North Sectional.
Girls volleyball: Aug. 3, first practice; Aug. 13, scrimmage at Bloomington South; Aug. 20, season-opening match at Shelbyville; Oct. 22-24, Shelbyville Sectional.