Despite a safety which gave Owen Valley a 2-0 lead to end the first quarter, the Panthers scored 14 unanswered second-half points and cruised to a 35-10 victory over the visiting Patriots Friday night.
Reitz (10-1), which earned their first ten-win season since 2010, will host Jasper next week in the Class 4A Sectional 24 championship game. The Wildcats (10-1) won their semifinal game, defeating Central, 35-20.
Owen Valley, which finished 8-3, had their best season since 2005.
- Reitz’s Higgins too much for Owen Valley (Courier & Press)
- Higgins runs Reitz past Patriots, 35-10 (Herald Times – requires subscription)
- VIDEO: Home Team Friday Week 11 Segment 1 (Tristatehomepage.com)
- VIDEO: Owen Valley vs. Evansville Reitz (WTHItv.com)