The Salem Lady Lions outplayed Mid-Southern Conference foil Brownstown on Saturday at the Jeffersonville Class 3A Semi-State Finals and beat the Lady Braves, 57-42.
The Lions claimed their first-ever Semi-State Title and advance to play in their first-ever 3A State Title game this Saturday at 6p in Banker’s Life Fieldhouse.
The Lions will play the Northwood Panthers, who defeated Benton Central in the other Semi-State game, 36-22.
Benton Central was the team that defeated the Lady Lions in last year’s Semi-State contest at Jasper.
Tickets to this Saturday’s games are $15.00 per session (two games). All-day tickets for all four games are $30 and may be ordered online here.
Reserved single session tickets may be purchased at the participating schools the week of the state finals.
Any remaining tickets will be available on game day at the ticket office at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Bankers Life Fieldhouse will open its gates to fans beginning one hour prior to the start of each session – 9:30 am ET and again at 5 pm ET. The venue will be cleared between the Class 2A and 3A games.
Class A State Championship
10:30 am ET | Loogootee (26-2) vs. Pioneer (25-2)
Class 2A State Championship
To follow at approx. 12:45 pm ET | Linton-Stockton (24-5) vs. Frankton (21-7)
Class 3A State Championship
6 pm ET | Salem (25-3) vs. NorthWood (27-3)
Class 4A State Championship
To follow at approx. 8:15 pm ET | Lawrence North (25-4) vs. Northwestern (29-0)