Softball, baseball sectional action set to begin

Indiana’s baseball and softball teams are gearing up for sectional play that begins next week. Whitko’s baseball team is the lone sectional host. The Wildcats are hosting a field of eight teams: Wawasee, West Noble, Tippecanoe Valley, NorthWood, Lakeland, Farifield and themselves.Facing off in the first game at Whitko are Wawasee and West Noble Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. On Thursday, Tippecanoe Valley takes on NorthWood at 5:30 p.m.Whitko begins sectional play Friday against Lakeland at 5:30 p.m.The Winner of Wawasee and West noble will face Fairfield Saturday, and the sectional finals will be played Monday, June 2 at 5:30 p.m.If a game is postponed for weather, it will be moved to the following day at 4:30 p.m., and the scheduled game will follow. The champion of the sectional will advance to Bellmont. Whitko’s softball team will play its sectional at Farifield. The Lady Wildcats face the hosts Tuesday at 6:45 p.m.If they win, they will face the winner of Tippecanoe Valley and Wawasee Wednesday night. To read the rest of this story, see the May 22 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 and twitter.