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Shelbyville opens sectional play Tuesday with Columbus East

Shelbyville Lady Golden Bears (1-21)head coach Jason West talks about his team’s Tuesday sectional quarterfinal with Columbus East (14-9).

The winner plays Columbus North (17-6) in a Friday semifinal at East Central.



Southwestern will try to beat Oldenburg again but missing a big weapon

Freshman Lexi Wilkins connected for a school record eight 3-pt FG in a 70-60 victory over Oldenburg back in November. The teams meet again Tuesday in the Waldron sectional quarterfinal but the Spartans will be shorthanded with Wilkins out with injury.

Head coach Noah Stuckey talks about the Spartans season tying for the Mid-Hoosier Conference regular season title and the postseason opener with the Lady Twisters.



Golden Bears go after 6th straight win Tuesday at Roncalli

Shelbyville has won five in a row. The Golden Bears only loss since mid-December was to #11 (4A) Cathedral at the Bob Wettig Tournament. And that was a game the Golden Bears led by double digits in the 4th quarter.


Up next for Shelbyville (11-4) is a road trip to the Woodshed at Roncalli and Tuesday’s matchup with the Rebels (8-4).

Head coach Ryan Mack and teammates Cooper Lewis and Brock Blackwell appeared at Heritage Automotive on GIANT fm Sports.