2016-17 Baseball State Tournament

Tournament Pairings Show

51st Annual Baseball State Tournament Pairings Show
Friday, May 5, 2017, 7 pm ET / 6 pm CT.
Webstream: IHSAAtv.org. Hosted by Greg Rakestraw

Complete pairings will be available at IHSAA.org following the webstream.


Entry List Deadline: Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 4 pm ET / 3 pm CT.

Dates: May 24-29, 2017.
Times: To be determined by host school.
Admission: $6 per session; $10 season (Season tickets may be provided for tourneys with three or more sessions).
Home Team: The second-named team in each pairing is the designated home team except when they advance by virtue of a bye. Exception: In six-team sectionals, the teams drawing the bye will play in the second semifinal game (Game 4) and will be the visitor in the championship game.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RS baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.

Class 4A Brackets | Class 3A Brackets | Class 2A Brackets | Class A Brackets 

Approved Broadcasts 

Class 4A
1. Munster (7): East Chicago Central, Gary West Side, Hammond Morton, Highland, Lake Central, Lowell, Munster.
2. Chesterton (7): Andrean, Chesterton, Crown Point, Hobart, Merrillville, Portage, Valparaiso.
3. Plymouth (7): LaPorte, Mishawaka, Michigan City, Plymouth, South Bend Adams, South Bend Clay, South Bend Riley.
4. Elkhart Memorial (7): Concord, Elkhart Central, Elkhart Memorial, Goshen, Northridge, Penn, Warsaw Community.
5. DeKalb (5): Carroll (Fort Wayne), DeKalb, East Noble, Fort Wayne Northrop, Fort Wayne Snider.
6. Huntington North (5): Fort Wayne North Side, Fort Wayne South Side, Fort Wayne Wayne, Homestead, Huntington North.
7. Kokomo (6): Harrison (West Lafayette), Kokomo, Lafayette Jefferson, Logansport, McCutcheon, Zionsville.
8. Westfield (6): Carmel, Fishers, Hamilton Southeastern, Noblesville, North Central (Indianapolis), Westfield.
9. Pendleton Heights (6): Anderson, Greenfield-Central, Muncie Central, New Castle, Pendleton Heights, Richmond.
10. Warren Central (6): Indianapolis Arsenal Technical, Indianapolis Cathedral, Lawrence Central, Lawrence North, Mt. Vernon (Fortville), Warren Central.
11. Roncalli (6): Ben Davis, Decatur Central, Perry Meridian, Pike, Roncalli, Southport.
12. Mooresville (6): Avon, Brownsburg, Mooresville, Plainfield, Terre Haute North, Terre Haute South.
13. Franklin Community (6): Center Grove, Franklin Central, Franklin Community, Greenwood Community, Martinsville, Whiteland Community.
14. Bloomington North (6): Bloomington North, Bloomington South, Columbus East, Columbus North, East Central, Shelbyville.
15. Bedford North Lawrence (6): Bedford North Lawrence, Floyd Central, Jeffersonville, Jennings County, New Albany, Seymour.
16. Evansville Reitz (5): Castle, Evansville Central, Evansville Harrison, Evansville North, Evansville Reitz.

Class 3A
17. Griffith (5): Calumet, Griffith, Hammond, Hammond Clark, Hammond Gavit.
18. Kankakee Valley (4): Glenn, Hanover Central, Kankakee Valley, Twin Lakes.
19. Jimtown (6): Culver Academies, Jimtown, Mishawaka Marian, New Prairie, South Bend St. Joseph, South Bend Washington.
20. West Lafayette (6): Benton Central, Maconaquah, Northwestern, Peru, West Lafayette, Western.
21. NorthWood (6): Fairfield, Lakeland, NorthWood, Tippecanoe Valley, Wawasee, West Noble.
22. New Haven (7): Angola, Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, Fort Wayne Bishop Luers, Fort Wayne Concordia Lutheran, Garrett, Leo, New Haven.
23. Bellmont (6): Bellmont, Columbia City, Heritage, Marion, Mississinewa, Norwell.
24. Yorktown (6): Delta, Guerin Catholic, Hamilton Heights, Jay County, Tipton, Yorktown.
25. Crawfordsville (6): Crawfordsville, Frankfort, Lebanon, North Montgomery, Tri-West Hendricks, Western Boone.
26. Indianapolis Bishop Chatard (5): Brebeuf Jesuit, Herron, Indianapolis Bishop Chatard, Indianapolis Emmerich Manual, New Palestine.
27. Danville Community(6): Beech Grove, Danville Community, Greencastle, Indian Creek, Indianapolis Northwest, Indianapolis Washington.
28. Northview (6): Brown County, Edgewood, Northview, Owen Valley, Sullivan, West Vigo.
29. South Dearborn (8): Batesville, Connersville, Franklin County, Greensburg, Lawrenceburg, Madison Consolidated, Rushville Consolidated, South Dearborn.
30. Silver Creek (7): Brownstown Central, Charlestown, Corydon Central, North Harrison, Salem, Scottsburg, Silver Creek.
31. Jasper (6): Jasper, Pike Central, Princeton, Southridge, Vincennes Lincoln, Washington.
32. Evansville Bosse (6): Boonville, Evansville Bosse, Evansville Memorial, Gibson Southern, Heritage Hills, Mt. Vernon.

Class 2A
33. Whiting (4): Hammond Bishop Noll, Lake Station Edison, River Forest, Whiting.
34. Boone Grove (7): Boone Grove, Hebron, Knox, North Judson-San Pierre, North Newton, Rensselaer Central, Wheeler.
35. Westview (5): Bremen, Central Noble, Eastside, Prairie Heights, Westview.
36. Fort Wayne Canterbury (6): Adams Central, Bluffton, Churubusco, Fort Wayne Canterbury, South Adams, Woodlan.
37. Wabash (6): Cass, Manchester, Oak Hill, Rochester Community, Wabash, Whitko.
38. Delphi Community (6): Carroll (Flora), Delphi Community, Fountain Central, Lafayette Central Catholic, Seeger, Winamac Community.
39. Blackford (7): Alexandria Monroe, Blackford, Eastbrook, Eastern (Greentown), Elwood Community, Madison-Grant, Taylor.
40. Lapel (6): Frankton, Lapel, Monroe Central, Muncie Burris, Shenandoah, Wapahani.
41. Centerville (5): Centerville, Knightstown, Northeastern, Union County, Winchester Community.
42. Triton Central (6): Eastern Hancock, Heritage Christian, Indianapolis Broad Ripple, Indianapolis Howe, Irvington Prep, Triton Central.
43. Park Tudor (7): Cascade, Covenant Christian (Indianapolis), Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter, Indianapolis Scecina, Indianapolis Shortridge, Park Tudor, Speedway.
44. South Vermillion (7): Cloverdale, Monrovia, North Putnam, Rockville, South Putnam, South Vermillion, Southmont.
45. Austin (6): Austin, Milan, North Decatur, South Ripley, Southwestern (Hanover), Switzerland County.
46. Providence (6): Clarksville, Crawford County, Eastern (Pekin), Henryville, Paoli, Providence.
47. Mitchell (6): Eastern Greene, Linton-Stockton, Mitchell, North Knox, Shakamak, South Knox.
48. South Spencer (6): Evansville Mater Dei, Forest Park, North Posey, Perry Central, South Spencer, Tell City.

Class A
49. Washington Township (8): 21st Century Charter-Gary, Covenant Christian (DeMotte), Hammond Academy of Science & Technology, Kouts, Marquette Catholic, Morgan Township, Washington Township, Westville.
50. Tri-County (8): Caston, North Miami, North White, Northfield, South Newton, Southwood, Tri-County, West Central.
51. LaVille (7): Argos, Culver Community, LaCrosse, LaVille, Oregon-Davis, South Bend Career Academy, South Central (Union Mills).
52. Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian (7): Bethany Christian, Elkhart Christian Academy, Fremont, Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian, Hamilton, Lakewood Park Christian, Triton.
53. Riverton Parke (5): Attica, Covington, North Vermillion, Riverton Parke, Turkey Run.
54. Frontier (6): Clinton Central, Clinton Prairie, Faith Christian, Frontier, Pioneer, Rossville.
55. Anderson Preparatory Academy (7): Anderson Preparatory Academy, Cowan, Daleville, Liberty Christian, Southern Wells, Tri-Central, Wes-Del.
56. Seton Catholic (6): Blue River Valley, Hagerstown, Randolph Southern, Seton Catholic, Tri, Union City.
57. White River Valley (5): Bloomfield, Clay City, Eminence, North Central (Farmersburg), White River Valley.
58. Sheridan (6): Bethesda Christian, Indiana Deaf, Indianapolis Lutheran, Sheridan, Tindley, University.
59. Morristown (6): Edinburgh, Greenwood Christian, Indianapolis Arlington, Morristown, Southwestern (Shelbyville), Waldron.
60. Shawe Memorial (6): Hauser, Jac-Cen-Del, Oldenburg Academy, Rising Sun, Shawe Memorial, South Decatur.
61. West Washington (4): Crothersville, Orleans, Trinity Lutheran, West Washington.
62. South Central (Elizabeth) (4): Borden, Lanesville, New Washington, South Central (Elizabeth).
63. North Daviess (5): Barr-Reeve, Loogootee, North Daviess, Shoals, Vincennes Rivet.
64. Northeast Dubois (5): Cannelton, Northeast Dubois, Springs Valley, Tecumseh, Wood Memorial.


Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017.
Times: 11 am, 1 pm, 8 pm where possible. Contact host school for specific start times.
Admission: $7 per session or $10 season.
Home Team: The second-named team in each pairing is the designated home team.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RS baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Approved Broadcasts 

Class 4A
1. LaPorte
Feeder Sectionals: Munster, Chesterton, Plymouth, Elkhart Memorial.
2. Lafayette Jefferson
Feeder Sectionals: DeKalb, Huntington North, Kokomo, Westfield.
3. Decatur Central
Feeder Sectionals: Pendleton Heights, Warren Central, Roncalli, Mooresville.
4. Evansville Reitz
Feeder Sectionals: Franklin Community, Bloomington North, Bedford North Lawrence, Evansville Reitz.

Class 3A
5. Griffith
Feeder Sectionals: Griffith, Kankakee Valley, Jimtown, West Lafayette.
6. Bellmont
Feeder Sectionals: NorthWood, New Haven, Bellmont, Yorktown.
7. Brebeuf Jesuit
Feeder Sectionals: Crawfordsville, Indianapolis Bishop Chatard, Danville Community, Northview.
8. North Harrison
Feeder Sectionals: South Dearborn, Silver Creek, Jasper, Evansville Bosse.

Class 2A
9. Whiting
Feeder Sectionals: Whiting, Boone Grove, Westview, Fort Wayne Canterbury.
10. Wabash
Feeder Sectionals: Wabash, Delphi Community, Blackford, Lapel.
11. Park Tudor
Feeder Sectionals: Centerville, Triton Central, Park Tudor, South Vermillion.
12. Providence
Feeder Sectionals: Austin, Providence, Mitchell, South Spencer.

Class A
13. Caston
Feeder Sectionals: Washington Township, Tri-County, LaVille, Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian.
14. Carroll (Flora)
Feeder Sectionals: Riverton Parke, Frontier, Anderson Preparatory Academy, Seton Catholic.
15. Morristown
Feeder Sectionals: White River Valley, Sheridan, Morristown, Shawe Memorial.
16. Loogootee
Feeder Sectionals: West Washington, South Central (Elizabeth), North Daviess, Northeast Dubois.


Date: Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Times: 1 pm ET with second game to follow.
Admission: $8.
Home Team: The winner of the odd-numbered regional in each pairing is the designated home team.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RS baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.
Note: Teams will be assigned to semi-state sites on Tuesday, June 6.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Approved Broadcasts 

1. Kokomo (Municipal Stadium)
Class 2A | Wapahani (18-11) vs. Hebron (29-3) | 1 pm ET
Class 4A | Zionsville (22-11) vs. Penn (24-5) | To follow

2. Plymouth
Class A | Rossville (23-8) vs. South Newton (20-8) | 1 pm ET
Class 3A | NorthWood (23-1) vs. South Bend St. Joseph (23-4) | To follow

3. Plainfield
Class 2A | Providence (27-4) vs. Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter (26-3) | 1 pm ET
Class 4A | Columbus North (17-12) vs. Indianapolis Cathedral (27-0) | To follow

4. Jasper (Ruxer Field)
Class 3A | Jasper (30-4) vs. Northview (24-3) | 1 pm ET
Class A | Lanesville (18-6) vs. Indianapolis Lutheran (18-7) | To follow


State Finals

Victory Field, 501 W. Maryland Street, Indianapolis | Website
Dates: Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17, 2017.
Admission: $10 each day. All seats general admission. Check with participating schools for any ticket distribution hours. Tickets may also be purchased game day at Victory Field.
Home Team: The winner of the northern semi-state is the designated home team.
Note: Game assignments will be determined on Sunday, June 11.

Television: All four state championship games will air live on Fox Sports Indiana. Also, South Bend's WHME Channel 46 will carry all four championship games for viewers in the Michiana area. Channel listings 
Webstream: For viewers outside of the Fox Sports Indiana coverage area, a live stream will be available at IHSAAtv.org. For those within the FSI coverage area, the stream will be available only on delayed basis following the conclusion of the telecast.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Preview | Originating Broadcasts | Official Program 

Friday, June 16

Class 2A State Championship
Final | Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter 10, Wapahani 4
Box Score | Recap
■ Final Records: Ritter (28-3), Wapahani (19-12)
■ Ritter cruises to first baseball state championship
■ Ritter pitcher Blake Malatestinic named LV Phillips Mental Attitude Award recipient

Saturday, June 17

Class A State Championship
Final | Lanesville 5, Rossville 1

Box Score | Recap
■ Final Records: Lanesville (20-6), Rossville (24-9)
■ Lanesville wins school's first state championship in any sport
■ Rossville's Matt Homco receives LV Phillips Mental Attitude Award

Class 3A State Championship |
Final | South Bend St. Joseph 4, Jasper 0

Box Score | Recap
■ Final Records: South Bend St. Joseph (25-4), Jasper (30-5)  
■ St. Joseph captures first baseball state crown
■ Jasper's Evan Aders named Mental Attitude Award recipient

Class 4A State Championship
Final/8 inn. | Indianapolis Cathedral 4, Penn 3

Box Score | Recap
■ Final Records: Indianapolis Cathedral (29-0), Penn (27-7)
■ Cathedral becomes just fourth undefeated baseball state champion
■ Penn's Trevor Waite earns Mental Attitude Award