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Boys basketball sectional pairings announcement Sunday on GIANT fm WROI

The Pairings Show, hosted by Bob Lovell and Greg Rakestraw, will stream exclusively at and air on affiliates of the IHSAA Champions Network which includes the GIANT fm radio station in Rochester (92.1 FM or the GIANT fm app).

Rochester will be part of the six-team Class 2A sectional at Lewis Cass. In the field are Wabash (15-5), Pioneer (7-11), Lewis Cass (8-11), Rochester (8-10), Winamac (9-11) and North Miami (2-17).

Wabash is 3-0 against teams in Sectional 36.

The Zebras’ last sectional title came in 2021.

In Class 3A, Sectional 18, Tippecanoe Valley is the host school for the five-team sectional that includes the host Vikings (13-6), John Glenn (10-10), Culver Academy (7-11), Bremen (7-12) and Knox (6-11).

The Vikings are 3-0 against potential sectional foes. They last cut down the sectional championship nets in 2019.

In the Class A Caston Sectional (52), the Comets (9-10) will battle Tri-County (10-9), Frontier (6-13), West Central (3-15), North White (4-15) and South Newton (3-16).

Half of Tri-County’s wins this season are against teams in Sectional 52. Frontier is 4-1 against sectional teams.

The Comets are seeking their first sectional title since 2021.

Argos will travel to Class A, Sectional 50, hosted by Triton. The seven-team field features No. 8 Triton (14-4), Marquette Catholic (7-13), Argos (9-9), Culver (7-10), Oregon-Davis (4-15), Westville (10-11) and Trinity Greenlawn (6-12).

Triton is 4-0 against potential sectional opponents.

Argos’ last sectional championship came in 2020.