At 5 p.m. on Oct. 14, Bay champion Edison (11-1-2) and Huron (8-2-4) will meet for a third time this season in a sectional semifinal in Milan. The Tigers won 1-0 on Aug. 26 in Milan and the two teams played to a scoreless tie in Huron on Sept. 16.
The winner of that match advances to face No. 4 Norwalk (11-1-3) on Oct. , which shared the Lake Division with No. 3-seeded Vermilion (11-1-2) this season. The Truckers and Chargers did not play this season, while Norwalk won, 2-1, at Huron this past Saturday.
The winner between Edison-Huron-Norwalk advances to a district semifinal, set for 5 p.m. Oct. 21 vs. likely top-seeded Lexington (13-1).
In Div. III, Willard (6-8-1) is the No. 6 seed in the Tiffin district. The Crimson Flashes will either visit Ada (8-5-1) or host Cory-Rawson (1-10) depending on who wins in a sectional title match at 3 p.m. on Oct. 19. Rawson will play at Ada on Oct. 16.
The winner between those three teams advances to an Oct. 22 district semifinal at Columbian High School against likely top-seeded Bluffton (11-2-1).
Norwalk earns No. 5 seed
LEXINGTON — At the Div. II Lexington district, Norwalk is the No. 5 seed and will open with a trip to Bellville to face Clear Fork on Oct. 19.
The SBC Lake Division champion Truckers (11-2-2) will play the Colts (10-3-1) at 12 p.m. that afternoon. The winner advances to a 5 p.m. district semifinal on Oct. 23 at Lexington High School, where No. 1 seed Mansfield Madison (10-1-4) and standout Taylor Huff (University of Tennessee commit) likely awaits.
In Div. III, Edison (4-8-2) is the No. 8 seed in the Genoa district and has a bye to the 5 p.m. Oct. 17 sectional title match. The Chargers will either host Cardinal Stritch (2-9-2) or visit top-seeded Eastwood (14-0) in the matchup.
The winner from that trio will face the Huron-Northwood winner in a 7 p.m. district semifinal on Oct. 22 at Genoa. Huron (6-2-5) beat Edison by scores of 5-0 on Aug. 26 and 2-1 on Sept. 16 during the regular season.