Pirate action kicks off on Tuesday this week as the Continental High Volleyball team will travel to Wayne Trace for a OHSAA Division IV Kalida District Sectional Semifinal. Wayne Trace is seeded 8th in the Kalida District and the Pirates are seeded 9th. This game is a rematch of the Pirates third game of the season that went the Raiders way 3-1. Winner of the Continental/Wayne Trace will travel to #1 seed St Henry on Thursday for the Sectional Finals. St Henry is currently ranked #1 in the OHSVCA State Division IV poll.
Pirate Girls Soceer Sectional action kicks off with Continental taking a bye and moving straight to hosting the Sectional Finals against Evergreen who also took a bye. Continental is seeded 4th in the OHSAA Girls Soccer Division III Evergreen District. Winner of the Continental/Evergreen game will play at Evergreen on Tuesday October 22 against the #9 seed Ostego/#8 seed Delta/#1 seed Archbold winner in a District Semifinal.
Pirate Boys Soccer Sectional action starts when they host the winner of Allen East/Fort Jennings on Saturday in a OHSAA Boys Soccer Division III Kalida District Sectional Final. #6 seed Allen East and # 12 seed Fort Jennings will play at Allen East on Wednesday in Sectional Semifinal. Winner of #3 seed Continental/ Allen East/Fort Jennings will play at Kalida on Wednesday October 23 against the winner of #1 seed Ottoville/#7 seed Miller City/ #11 seed Paulding in a District Semifinal.
Volleyball Sectional Semifinal Tuesday Oct 15 Continental (7-15) at Wayne Trace (10-12) 5:00 Finals Thursday Oct 17 Continental/Wayne Trace winner @ St Henry (20-2) 7:30 Girls Soccer Sectional Final Thursday Oct 17 Evergreen (8-7) at Continental (11-5) 5:00 Winner advances to the District Semifinal at Evergreen on Oct 22 at 7:00 Boys Soccer Sectional Final Saturday Oct 19 Allen East (7-7-1)/Fort Jennings (0-15) at Continental (10-5-1) at 3:00 Winner advances to the District Semifinal at Kalida on Oct 23 at 7:00 --Mike Jones, Sportswriter