IHSAA announces sectional pairings

COLUMBIA CITY — The Indiana High School Athletic Association held its girls basketball sectional draw Sunday night. Sectionals will be held Feb. 4-9.Columbia City drew Carroll in the opening round of the Class 4A sectional. The Lady Eagles are currently 7-14, and Carroll has a 9-10 record.In their regular season match up, the Lady Chargers topped Columbia City in a close 59-52 Northeast Hoosier Conference game.The sectional will be held at Snider High School. North Side is the lone team in the bracket that drew the bye, and will play the winner of Northrop and DeKalb. East Noble and Snider will also face off in the first round.Whitko will play at Mississinewa in the Class 3A sectional. The Lady Wildcats drew a bye and will play the winner of Bellmont and Heritage. Eastbrook also got a bye and will play the winner of Mississinewa and Norwell.Bluffton plays host for Churubusco’s Class 2A sectional. The Lady Eagles got a free pass in the first round, and will play the winner of Bluffton and South Adams. Eastside also got a bye and will play the winner of Adams Central and Bishop Luers.For a more in-depth look at this story, see the Jan. 28 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.