Girls Varsity Soccer
The Columbus North girls soccer team will face Guerin Catholic at 3 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 21) in a Class 3A semi-state game at Lawrenceburg High School.
The game will be the second of three games hosted by Lawrenceburg.
At 1 p.m., Providence will play Covenant Christian in a Class A boys’ game. At 5 p.m., Castle will meet North Central in a Class 3A boys’ game.
The CN girls bring a 14-3-2 record into the semi-state. The Guerin Catholic girls are 15-1-1.
Columbus North is seeking its second semi-state title in girls soccer. The Bull Dogs previously claimed a semi-state crown in 2010. Guerin Catholic is in the semi-state for the fourth time after winning regionals in 2008, 2009 and 2010. It also has won one semi-state, also in 2010. The Bull Dogs beat Guerin Catholic 2-1 in PKs in a state semifinal game that season. South Bend St. Joseph edged Columbus North 1-0 in the 2010 state title game.
The semi-state winner advances to the IHSAA State Finals on Oct. 27 at Butler or Oct. 28 at IUPUI. The time and site for the State Finals will be announced next Sunday (Oct. 22) after the advancing teams are determined.
Tickets for the semi-state are $10 per person.