2008-09 IHSAA Football
36th Annual State Tournament Series
State Finals
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
Friday, November 28, 2008   Saturday, November 29, 2008
 
Class A Championship Game   Class 3A Championship Game
FINAL 1 2 3 4   T   FINAL 1 2 3 4   T
Sheridan   7 13 0 7   27   Bellmont   7 7 14 0   28
Ind. Cardinal Ritter 19 8 0 7   34   Evansville Memorial 0 0 7 7   14
Sheridan (13-2); Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter (15-0) Bellmont (14-1); Evansville Memorial (12-3)
Indpls. Ritter claims third state championship (1997, 2003, 2008) Bellmont captures first football state championship
Brent Hume of Sheridan wins Phil N.Eskew Mental Attitude Award Memorial's Andrew Theising named Eskew Award winner
Box Score Recap   Box Score Recap
 
 
Class 2A Championship Game   Class 4A Championship Game
FINAL 1 2 3 4   T   FINAL 1 2 3 4   T
Cass     0 7 0 7   14   Indpls. Cathedral 3 0 7 0   10
Heritage Christian 3 0 14 0   17   FW Bishop Dwenger 0 7 0 0   7
Cass (13-2); Heritage Christian (14-1) Indianapolis Cathedral (12-2); Fort Wayne Dwenger (14-1)
First state championship for Heritage Christian Cathedral edges Dwenger for second title in three years
Brady Tolle of Cass wins Phil N. Eskew Mental Attitude Award Dwenger's Joe Colone named Eskew Award winner
Box Score Recap   Box Score Recap
 
 
  Class 5A Championship Game
  FINAL 1 2 3 4   T
  Center Grove 7 7 0 22   36
  Carmel   7 14 12 0   33
  Center Grove (14-1); Carmel (13-2)
  CG overcomes 19-point 4th quarter deficit to win first title
  Trojans' Luke Swift wins Eskew Mental Attitude Award
  Box Score Recap