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Three teams continue their state championship quests!

It was another great weekend for Penn Athletics! Here is the October 23-25 sports recap:

 

  • PENN FOOTBALL - Won the IHSAA Sectional Semi-Final!  
    • Next: Friday Oct. 30th, Penn vs Chesterton in Sectional Championship game @ Chesterton High School in Chesterton.  Kickoff is set for 7:30pm EDT/6:30pm  CST

 

  • PENN GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY - Placed 4th at the IHSAA Semi-State!  
    • Next: Saturday, Oct. 31st, State Championship meet @ LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute.  Race is scheduled to start at 1:45pm EDT

 

  • PENN GIRLS SOCCER - Won the IHSAA Semi-State!  
    • Next: Saturday, Oct. 31st,  Penn vs. Brebeuf in State Championship match @ IUPUI A. Carroll Track and Soccer Stadium in Indianapolis. Game time is set for 3:30pm. EDT. 

 

The girls soccer team celebrate its Semi-State win.
The girls cross country team show off their Semi-State ribbons.

 

 
 
 

These teams suffered losses in tournament play, Oct. 23-25.  Bottom line: They had exceptional seasons and these student-athletes have much to be proud of!

 

  • Penn Volleyball won the IHSAA Sectional Semi-Final match on Saturday vs. Northridge, but lost the Sectional Championship to Elkhart Memorial on Saturday night.  Their season is now complete at 20-16.

  • Penn Boys Cross Country placed 7th at the Semi-State.  They missed the cutoff for state by 1 place.  No individuals advanced.  Their season is now complete.

  • Penn Boys Soccer lost a heart breaker in overtime (PK's) at the Semi-State.  Their season is now complete at 16-5.  

  • Penn Boys Tennis Doubles Team of Thomas Gifford and Tim Porsche lost on Friday at the IHSAA State Finals. These two had an amazing run!