Two NIC schools win Regional games to advance to the Semi-State next Friday.
November 10, 2012By Greg Humnicky of Northern Indiana Conference
IHSAA Football Regional Match-ups for NIC schools
Friday, Nov 9
Class 4A Regional
Hammond Morton at Mishawaka
Hammond Morton (7-5) travels to Mishawaka's historic Steele Stadium to face the Cavemen coming off a 36-34 overtime win at School Field against SB Washington for the sectional crown. Mishawaka stands at 9-3 on the season while Morton returns to the Regional when they lost to SB Washington a year ago, 33-20.
Media Outlets: WSBT 960 am Radio
FINAL SCORE: Mishawaka 39-7 over Hammond Morton
Class 3A Regional
Heritage at Marian
Heritage, now 10-2 on the season, is coming in off a 40-29 upset of undefeated Jimtown last week for the sectional title, while the Marian Knights reversed an earlier NIC loss to their rival St. Joseph when they turned the table on the Indians, 21-7 to earn the sectional crown. Marian is now 9-3 on the season heading into the Regional.
Media Outlets: WAOR 95.7 FM, WHME-TV Channel 46 (tape delay, shown at 11:00pm)
FINAL SCORE: Mishawaka Marian 42-20 over Heritage
Marian, now 10-3 advances to the Class 3A Northern Semi-State game as they will travel to Hamilton Heights HS in Arcadia, IN (Hamilton County, north of Indianapolis). Hamilton Heights defeated Eastbrook, 19-14 for the Regional title and improved their record to 12-1.