IHSAA Announces 2019 Softball State Tournament Pairings

Local teams pairings

For the 35th consecutive year, the pairings for the IHSAA Softball State Tournament were announced and 373 teams placed into sectional brackets.

Sectional action runs May 20‐25 with the 64 survivors moving into a one‐game regional round on Tuesday, May 28, and the four‐team semi‐states on Saturday, June 1. The four state championship games, scheduled for Saturday, June 8, will be played at Purdue University’s Bittinger Stadium in West Lafayette for the second year.



3A Sectional 29 @ Madison Consolidated

G1: Greensburg vs. Madison Consolidated.

G2: Batesville vs. Lawrenceburg.

G3: G1 winner vs. G2 winner. 

 G4: South Dearborn vs. Franklin County.

Championship: G3 winner vs. G4 winner.  


2A Sectional 45 @ Switzerland County

G1: South Ripley vs. Switzerland County.

G2: Southwestern (Hanover) vs. Austin.

G3: Milan vs. G1 winner.

Championship: G2 winner vs. G3 winner.


1A Sectional 62 @ Lanesville

G1: Borden vs. Shawe Memorial.

G2: New Washington vs. Christian Academy of Indiana.

G3: Lanesville vs. G1 winner.

Championship: G2 winner vs. G3 winner.

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