The tournament draw for the 43rd Annual State Football Tournament presented by the Indianapolis Colts took place on Sunday, October 11, 2015. This year, 321 football teams will compete in six classes for state championships that conclude over Thanksgiving weekend. This year New Castle will be competing in Sectional #22 along with Connersville, Delta, Greenfield-Central, Jay County, Mount Vernon, Pendleton Heights, and Richmond.
The Trojans drew a home game in the opening round and will play Richmond starting at 7:00 PM on Friday, October 23rd. The second round is scheduled for Friday, October 30th, with the championship round slated for Friday, November 6th. Keep checking www.newcastleathletics.com for updates on times and locations.
Go to www.ihsaa.org to see the entire state tournament bracket.
New Castle will wrap-up the regular season this Friday night when they host the Greenfield Central Cougars (3-5) at 7:30 PM. The game will be Senior Night as all senior players, and other fall sport athletes will be introduced before the game starting approximately at 7:15 PM. Band will be performing at half-time and the seniors will be introduced at this time.