Pairings for the IHSAA baseball tournament were released this morning and Monroe Central will play on opening night at Frankton.
Class 2A Sectional 40 will open Wednesday, May 25 with Lapel (11-10) facing 4th ranked Wapahani (17-4) while the second game pits Monroe Central (12-8) against Shenandoah (9-9).
Thursday’s semi-finals will pit Wednesday’s first round winners in game 1 while sectional host Frankton (12-5) will take on Muncie Burris (0-9).
The championship game will be on Memorial Day – Monday, May 30.
The Bears to this point have only played and defeated the Burris Owls. MC will host Wapahani this Thursday in a possible semi-final preview as the 2 teams will also be battling for a possible piece of the MEC title. This Saturday, MC will host Frankton in a doubleheader which will double as Senior Day and Alumni Day.