Friday October the 20th marks opening night for the 2017 Indiana High School Athletic Association State Football Tournament sponsored by the Indianapolis Colts. The Mooresville Pioneers (1-8) are scheduled to play the Connersville Spartans (4-5) in Sectional 22 action at Connersville Friday October 20th, kickoff scheduled for 7pm. The Pioneers are coming into game one of sectional play riding a one game winning streak after defeating the Beech Grove Hornets in week 9, 17-12.
Connersville, who finished the 2017 regular season at 4-5, is coming into the ball game on a three game loosing streak after dropping their final three regular season games (East Central, Lawrenceburg, and Batesville). The Spartans collected wins over Richmond, South Dearborn, Rushville, and Broad Ripple and were defeated by Franklin Community, Greensburg, East Central, Lawrenceburg, and Batesville.
The Pioneers have a Golden Opportunity to make a deep run in Sectional 22 play as the club continues improve each and everyday. The Mooresville Pioneers want to thank all Pioneers Parents, Families, Students, and Fans for all of your support the entire season, your support is appreciated.
Sectional 22 Games Friday October 20th
Mooresville (1-8) @ Connersville (4-5)
New Castle (5-4) @ Richmond (0-9)
Greenwood (7-2) @ Beech Grove (4-5)
Shelbyville (7-2) @ Mount Vernon (3-6)