Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

March 8, 2014

Bulldogs and Pirates to battle for Sectional 29 title


The Batesville Herald-Tribune

---- — At long last, the much-anticipated matchup has become a reality.

The Class 3A Greensburg Sectional 29 Championship game will feature top-ranked Greensburg against eighth-ranked Batesville tonight at 7:30 p.m.

The Pirates, who will be the designated team in blue jerseys tonight, reached the championship game with a 74-29 win over Franklin County.

Batesville defeated Lawrenceburg (12-10) 70-46 in the bottom bracket to set up the third clash between the top two teams in the Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference. The Bulldogs (18-3) fell to the Pirates in both meetings this winter, including a 96-66 loss at Greensburg.