Local Football Teams Will Trek To Indy For Southeastern Showdown

Some local football fields won't have Friday night lights this week because their teams are headed to play at Lucas Oil Stadium this Saturday.

Lucas Oil Stadium photo

(Indianapolis, Ind.) - Local high school football teams will be battling on the home field of the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts this weekend.

Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference teams, plus one that isn't in the conference, are playing in the Southeastern Showdown at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, September 7.

Greensburg and Connersville will start at noon. Franklin County plays Rushville at 2:45 p.m. Batesville and South Dearborn will square off at 5:30 p.m. Milan and Lawrenceburg play in the night cap around 8:00 p.m.

You can get tickets to all the games at the Lucas Oil Stadium box office for $15 each. Pre-sale tickets for $12 are available at participating schools' athletic offices. 

Eagle Country 99.3 will follow the local teams to Lucas Oil Stadium. We will have live play-by-play coverage of South Dearborn versus Batesville and Milan versus Lawrenceburg on 99.3 FM and www.EagleCountryOnline.com.

The only EIAC team not participating in the Southeastern Showdown is East Central. The Trojans are hosting their biggest rival, Harrison, on Friday night at Trojan Field. That game will also be broadcast on Eagle Country 99.3 with pregame coverage starting at 7:10 p.m. Friday.

More from Local Sports


Events

After Losing Her Father And Being Diagnosed With His Condition, 12-Year-Old Kensington Perseveres

Greendale Middle School student Kensington Harrison is helping other children with her genetic disease cope with the life adjustments it requires.

Road Work Will Close Manchester Landing 6-8 Weeks

The City of Aurora says Manchester Landing will close near the intersection of U.S. 50/Green Boulevard and Sunny Side Avenue starting September 23, 2019.

Burglar Strikes Tobacco Shop Once Again

Rocky's Tobacco in Aurora has been burglarized twice in 11 days.

Local Sports Report - September 19

Franklin County girls soccer was led to a win by Jordan Nichols, who had two goals and an assist, Thursday.

Milan's Clark, Deffinger Earn ORVC Weekly Honors

There were plenty of strong performances to go around in the ORVC last week.

Drue Chrisman Earns Big Ten Weekly Honors

In case you were wondering, Drue is one of the best punters in college football.

On Air

Your Hometown Radio Station playing
Andy Griggs - You Won't Ever Be Lonely

Luke Bryan Home Alone Tonight 14:09
Ty Herndon What Mattered Most 14:06
Cole Swindell Love You Too Late 14:03
Runaway June Buy My Own Drinks 13:59