Tournament Pairings Show

54th Annual Baseball State Tournament Pairings Show
Sunday, May 2, 2021, 7 pm ET / 6 pm CT.
Webstream: Hosted by Greg Rakestraw

Complete pairings will be available at following the webstream.


Entry List Deadline: Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 4 pm ET / 3 pm CT.

Dates: May 26-31, 2021.
Times: To be determined by host school.
Admission: $6 per session; $10 season (season tickets may be provided for tourneys with three or more sessions).
Home Team: The second-named team in each pairing is the designated home team except when they advance by virtue of a bye. Exception: In six-team sectionals, the teams drawing the bye will play in the second semifinal game (Game 4) and will be the visitor in the championship game.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RIND baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA. 

Class 4A Brackets | Class 3A Brackets | Class 2A Brackets | Class A Brackets 

Approved Broadcasts | Schedule 

Class 4A
1. Merrillville (6): East Chicago Central, Hammond Morton, Highland, Lake Central, Merrillville, Munster
2. Chesterton (7): Andrean, Chesterton, Crown Point, Hobart, Lowell, Portage, Valparaiso
3. Plymouth (6): LaPorte, Michigan City, Mishawaka, Plymouth, South Bend Adams, South Bend Riley
4. Northridge (6): Concord, Elkhart, Goshen, Northridge, Penn, Warsaw Community
5. Carroll (Fort Wayne) (5): Carroll (Fort Wayne), DeKalb, East Noble, Fort Wayne Northrop, Fort Wayne Snider
6. Huntington North (6): Columbia City, Fort Wayne North Side, Fort Wayne South Side, Fort Wayne Wayne, Homestead, Huntington North
7. Lafayette Jefferson (5): Harrison (West Lafayette), Kokomo, Lafayette Jefferson, Logansport, McCutcheon
8. Westfield (6): Carmel, Fishers, Hamilton Southeastern, Noblesville, Westfield, Zionsville
9. Pendleton Heights (6): Anderson, Greenfield-Central, Mt. Vernon (Fortville), Muncie Central, Pendleton Heights, Richmond
10. Ben Davis (8): Ben Davis, Indianapolis Arsenal Technical, Indianapolis Cathedral, Indianapolis Crispus Attucks, Lawrence Central, Lawrence North, North Central (Indianapolis), Pike
11. Franklin Central (6): Franklin Central, New Palestine, Perry Meridian, Roncalli, Southport, Warren Central
12. Plainfield (6): Avon, Brownsburg, Decatur Central, Plainfield, Terre Haute North Vigo, Terre Haute South Vigo
13. Mooresville (6): Center Grove, Franklin Community, Greenwood Community, Martinsville, Mooresville, Whiteland Community
14. Bloomington North (6): Bloomington North, Bloomington South, Columbus East, Columbus North, East Central, Shelbyville
15. Floyd Central (6): Bedford North Lawrence, Floyd Central, Jeffersonville, Jennings County, New Albany, Seymour
16. Evansville F.J. Reitz (6): Castle, Evansville Central, Evansville F.J.Reitz, Evansville Harrison, Evansville North, Jasper

Class 3A
17. Griffith (5): Calumet, Griffith, Hammond, Hammond Clark, Hammond Gavit
18. Kankakee Valley (6): Culver Academies, Glenn, Hanover Central, Kankakee Valley, Knox, River Forest
19. South Bend Clay (4): Mishawaka Marian, New Prairie, South Bend Clay, South Bend Saint Joseph
20. Northwestern (7): Benton Central, Maconaquah, Northwestern, Peru, Twin Lakes, West Lafayette, Western
21. Wawasee (6): Jimtown, Lakeland, NorthWood, Tippecanoe Valley, Wawasee, West Noble
22. Garrett (7): Angola, Fort Wayne Bishop Dwenger, Fort Wayne Bishop Luers, Fort Wayne Concordia Lutheran, Garrett, Leo, New Haven
23. Bellmont (6): Bellmont, Heritage, Marion, Mississinewa, Norwell, Oak Hill
24. Yorktown (6): Delta, Guerin Catholic, Hamilton Heights, Jay County, New Castle, Yorktown
25. North Montgomery (6): Crawfordsville, Frankfort, Lebanon, North Montgomery, Northview, South Vermillion
26. Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory (5): Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory, Danville Community, Greencastle, Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter, Tri-West Hendricks
27. Beech Groove (5): Beech Grove, Herron, Indianapolis Bishop Chatard, Indianapolis George Washington, Indianapolis Shortridge,
28. Owen Valley (6): Brown County, Edgewood, Indian Creek, Owen Valley, Sullivan, West Vigo
29. Lawrenceburg (7): Batesville, Connersville, Franklin County, Greensburg, Lawrenceburg, Rushville Consolidated, South Dearborn
30. Silver Creek (8): Brownstown Central, Charlestown, Corydon Central, Madison Consolidated, North Harrison, Salem, Scottsburg, Silver Creek
31. Southridge (6): Gibson Southern, Pike Central, Princeton Community, Southridge, Vincennes Lincoln, Washington
32. Evansville Bosse (5): Boonville, Evansville Bosse, Evansville Reitz Memorial, Heritage Hills, Mt. Vernon

Class 2A
33. Whiting (7): Bowman Leadership Academy, Gary Roosevelt, Hammond Bishop Noll, Illiana Christian, Lake Station Edison, Wheeler, Whiting
34. Hebron (6): Boone Grove, Hebron, North Judson-San Pierre, North Newton, Rensselaer Central, Winamac Community
35. Westview (6): Bremen, Central Noble, Fairfield, LaVille, Prairie Heights, Westview
36. East Side (6): Adams Central, Bluffton, Churubusco, Eastside, South Adams, Woodlan
37. Wabash (6): Carroll (Flora), Lewis Cass, Manchester, Rochester Community, Wabash, Whitko
38. Delphi Community (6): Clinton Prairie, Delphi Community, Fountain Central, Lafayette Central Catholic, Seeger, Western Boone
39. Eastern (Greentown) (6): Blackford, Eastbrook, Eastern (Greentown), Madison-Grant, Taylor, Tipton
40. Lapel (8): Alexandria Monroe, Elwood Community, Frankton, Lapel, Monroe Central, Muncie Burris, Wapahani, Winchester Community
41. Centerville (5): Centerville, Hagerstown, Northeastern, Shenandoah, Union County,
42. Heritage Christian (5): Eastern Hancock, Heritage Christian, Indianapolis Scecina Memorial, Knightstown, Triton Central
43. Cascade (6): Cascade, Covenant Christian (Indpls), Monrovia, Park Tudor, Speedway, University
44. Southmont (5): Cloverdale, North Putnam, Parke Heritage, South Putnam, Southmont
45. South Ripley (6): Milan, North Decatur, South Decatur, South Ripley, Southwestern (Hanover), Switzerland County
46. Eastern (Pekin) (6): Austin, Clarksville, Crawford County, Eastern (Pekin), Henryville, Providence,
47. Mitchell (6): Eastern Greene, Linton-Stockton, Mitchell, North Knox, Paoli, South Knox,
48. Tell City (6): Evansville Mater Dei, Forest Park, North Posey, Perry Central, South Spencer, Tell City

Class A
49. Washington Township (8): 21st Century Charter-Gary, Covenant Christian (DeMotte), Hammond Academy of Science & Technology, Kouts, Marquette Catholic, Morgan Township, Washington Township, Westville
50. LaCrosse (6): Argos, Culver Community, LaCrosse, Oregon-Davis, South Central (Union Mills), Triton
51. Fremont (6): Bethany Christian, Elkhart Christian Academy, Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian, Fort Wayne Canterbury, Fremont, Lakewood Park Christian
52. Caston (7): Caston, North Miami, North White, Northfield, Pioneer, Southwood, West Central
53. Riverton Parke (5): Attica, Covington, Faith Christian, North Vermillion, Riverton Parke
54. Frontier (6): Clinton Central, Frontier, Rossville, Sheridan, South Newton, Tri-County
55. Liberty Christian (7): Anderson Preparatory Academy, Cowan, Daleville, Liberty Christian, Southern Wells, Tri-Central, Wes-Del
56. Seton Catholic (6): Blue River Valley, Cambridge City Lincoln, Randolph Southern, Seton Catholic, Tri, Union City
57. White River Valley (6): Bloomfield, Clay City, Eminence, North Central (Farmersburg), Shakamak, White River Valley
58. Bethesda Christian (6): Bethesda Christian, Indiana School for the Deaf, Irvington Preparatory Academy, Providence Cristo Rey, Tindley, Traders Point Christian
59. Morristown (6): Edinburgh, Greenwood Christian Academy, Indianapolis Lutheran, Morristown, Southwestern (Shelbyville), Waldron
60. Jac-Cen-Del (6): Hauser, Jac-Cen-Del, Oldenburg Academy, Rising Sun, Trinity Lutheran
61. South Central (Elizabeth) (5): Borden, Christian Academy of Indiana, Lanesville, Orleans, South Central (Elizabeth)
62. West Washington (4): Crothersville, New Washington, Shawe Memorial, West Washington
63. North Daviess (5): Barr-Reeve, Loogootee, North Daviess, Shoals, Vincennes Rivet
64. Northeast Dubois (5): Cannelton, Northeast Dubois, Springs Valley, Tecumseh, Wood Memorial


Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021.
Times: 11 am, 1 pm, 8 pm where possible. Contact host school for specific start times.
Admission: $8 per session or $10 season.
Home Team: The second-named team in each pairing is the designated home team.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RIND baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Approved Broadcasts | Schedule 

Class 4A

1. LaPorte
Feeder Sectionals: Chesterton, Merrillville, Northridge, Plymouth

2. Kokomo
Feeder Sectionals: Carroll (Fort Wayne), Huntington North, Westfield, Lafayette Jefferson

3. Plainfield
Feeder Sectionals: Ben Davis, Franklin Central, Pendleton Heights, Plainfield

4. Jasper
Feeder Sectionals: Bloomington North, Evansville F.J. Reitz, Mooresville, New Albany

Class 3A

5. Griffith
Feeder Sectionals: Griffith, Kankakee Valley, South Bend Clay, Northwestern

6. Bellmont
Feeder Sectionals: Wawasee, Garrett, Bellmont, Yorktown

7. Danville
Feeder Sectionals: Beech Grove, Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory, North Montgomery, Owen Valley

8. Southridge
Feeder Sectionals: Evansville Bosse, Lawrenceburg, Silver Creek, Southridge

Class 2A

9. Whiting
Feeder Sectionals: Eastside, Hebron, Westview, Whiting

10. Lafayette Central Catholic
Feeder Sectionals: Delphi Community, Eastern (Greentown), Lapel, Wabash

11. Park Tudor
Feeder Sectionals: Cascade, Centerville, Heritage Christian, Southmont

12. Evansville Mater Dei (@ Bosse Field)
Feeder Sectionals: Eastern (Pekin), Mitchell, South Ripley, Tell City

Class A

13. South Bend Washington
Feeder Sectionals: Caston, Fremont, LaCrosse, Washington Township

14. Carroll (Flora)
Feeder Sectionals: Frontier, Liberty Christian, Riverton Parke, Seton Catholic

15. Morristown
Feeder Sectionals: Bethesda Christian, Jac-Cen-Del, Morristown, White River Valley

16. Lanesville
Feeder Sectionals: North Daviess, Northeast Dubois, South Central (Elizabeth), West Washington



Date: Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Times: 1 pm with second game to follow.
Admission: $10.
Home Team: The winner of the even-numbered regional in each pairing is the designated home team.
Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RIND baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.
Note: Teams will be assigned to semi-state sites on Sunday, June 6.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Approved Broadcasts | Schedule 


1. LaPorte (Schreiber Field)
Class A | Washington Township vs. Cowan | 12 pm ET / 11 am CT
Class 3A | Hanover Central vs. Norwell | 4 pm ET / 3 pm CT

2. Kokomo (Municipal Stadium)
Class 2A | Eastside vs. Delphi | 1 pm ET /12 pm CT
Class 4A | Munster vs. Fishers | 3:30 pm ET / 2:30 pm CT


3. Mooresville
Class A | Shakamak vs. Borden | 1 pm ET / 12 pm CT
Class 2A | University vs. Providence | 3 pm ET / 2 pm CT

4. Jasper (Ruxer Field)
Class 3A | Brebeuf Jesuit vs. Southridge | 1 pm ET / 12 pm CT
Class 4A | Mt. Vernon (Fortville) vs. Jasper | 4 pm ET / 3 pm CT

State Finals

Site: Victory Field, 501 W. Maryland Street, Indianapolis.

Dates: Monday, June 21 and Tuesday, June 22, 2021.

Admission: $12 per person. All tickets are reserved seating. All ticket purchases are digital only using your mobile phone. Show your purchase verification on your phone at the gate for admission.  

Monday Tickets | Tuesday Tickets 

COVID-19: Per the most current Marion County Public Health Department (MCPHD) Order, fully vaccinated fans are no longer required to wear masks at Victory Field. Masks are required for all non-vaccinated fans age 2 or older unless actively eating or drinking in their ticketed seat location. The stadium will operate at 50% capacity throughout the duration of the championships per MCPHD guidelines.

Home Team: The winner of the southern semi-state is the designated home team.

Television: All four state championship games will air live on Bally Sports Indiana (rebranding from Fox Sports Indiana). Channel Listings 

Webstream: For viewers outside of the Fox Sports Indiana coverage area, a live stream will be available at For those within the FSI coverage area, the stream will be available only on delayed basis following the conclusion of the telecast.

Radio: All four games will be broadcast on affiliates of the IHSAA Champions Radio Network. Affiliates List 

Official Baseball: The Wilson A1010 Pro-RIND baseball, the official ball of the IHSAA state tournament, will be provided by the IHSAA.

Class 4A Bracket | Class 3A Bracket | Class 2A Bracket | Class A Bracket 

Approved Broadcasts | Preview | Official Program 

Monday, June 21

Class A State Championship
Final | Washington Township 6, Shakamak 0
Washington Township wins school's first state title in any sport
Senators' Bretin Boettcher named Gardner Mental Attitude Award recipient
Final Records: Washington Township (27-7), Shakamak (19-10)
Box Score | Recap

Class 2A State Championship
Final | Providence 4, Eastside 0
Providence wins second baseball crown (2016)
Eastside's Liam Franz receives Phillips Mental Attitude Award
Final Records: Providence (23-7), Eastside (26-7)
Box Score | Recap

Tuesday, June 22

Class 3A State Championship
Final | Southridge 2, Hanover Central 0
Southridge steps up to 3A, wins first baseball state championship
Hanover Central's Stanley Galbreath earns Phillips Mental Attitude Award
Final Records: Southridge (26-7), Hanover Central (29-4-1)
Box Score | Recap

Class 4A State Championship
Final | Jasper 3, Fishers 1
Jasper secures sixth baseball crown, first since 2006 and first in 4A
Wildcats' Ross Peter honored with Gardner Mental Attitude Award
Final Records: Jasper (31-2), Fishers (23-13)
Box Score | Recap