On Sunday, the sectional pairings were drawn for the 40th IHSAA Girls Basketball State Tournament.

A total of 398 schools across the state will compete in the state tournament series, which is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, Feb. 10.

Sectional championship games will be held on Saturday, Feb. 14 with the regional on Feb. 21 and the semistate on Feb. 28.

The four state championship games will be played at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on March 7.

Sectional pairings were decided by a blind draw with 64 sectional sites overall.

Hamilton County will host two sectionals at Hamilton Southeastern High School and University.

In Class 4A Sectional 8, host HSE will play Westfield in the opening round. Noblesville will face Carmel and Zionsville will take on Fishers.

North Central received the bye in the seven-team tournament and will face either Noblesville or Carmel in the semifinals.

Class 3A Hamilton Heights will compete in Sectional 24 at Blackford High School. The Huskies drew host Blackford in the semifinals with both teams receiving byes, since the site only has five teams.

Class 3A Guerin Catholic will travel to Brebeuf Jesuit for Sectional 26 and will face the host Braves in the first round. The winner will take on Herron in the semifinals, which awaits with a bye.

Class 2A Sheridan will be part of Sectional 38 in Taylor and will play the hosts in the first round.

Class A University hosts their own Sectional 58 where Indiana Deaf will be their first test in the opening round.





Sectionals

Dates: February 10, 13, 14, 2015.



Class 4A

Sectional 8

At Hamilton Southeastern

G1: Noblesville vs. Carmel.

G2: Zionsville vs. Fishers.

G3: Westfield vs. Hamilton Southeastern.

G4: North Central (Indianapolis) vs. Winner of G1.

G5: Winner of G2 vs. Winner of G3.

Championship: Winner of G4 vs. Winner of G5.

Class 3A

Sectional 24

At Blackford

G1: Muncie Central vs. Delta.

G2: Hamilton Heights vs. Blackford.

G3: Yorktown vs. Winner of G1.

Championship: Winner of G2 vs. Winner of G3.



Sectional 26

At Brebeuf Jesuit

G1: Guerin Catholic vs. Brebeuf Jesuit.

G2: Indianapolis Bishop Chatard vs. Indianapolis Marshall.

G3: Herron vs. Winner of G1.

Championship: Winner of G2 vs. Winner of G3.



Class 2A

Sectional 39

At Taylor

G1: Elwood vs. Alexandria.

G2: Sheridan vs. Taylor.

G3: Madison]Grant vs. Tipton.

G4: Eastern (Greentown) vs. Winner of G1.

G5: Winner of G2 vs. Winner of G3.

Championship: Winner of G4 vs. Winner of G5.



Class A

Sectional 58

At University

G1: Indiana Deaf vs. University.

G2: Indianapolis Metropolitan vs. Fall Creek Academy.

G3: International vs. Indiana Math & Science.

G4: Tindley vs. Bethesda Christian.

G5: Winner of G1 vs. Winner of G2.

G6: Winner of G3 vs. Winner of G4.

Championship: Winner of G5 vs. Winner of G6.