Joining those area teams in other Week 12 regional semifinals on Friday are Northmont and Springfield (D-I, Region 3), Troy (D-II, Region 8), Fenwick (D-III, Region 12), and Coldwater, St. Henry and Marion Local (D-VI, Region 24).
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Playing on Saturday are Clinton-Massie (D-IV, Region 16), Madison and Greeneview (D-V, Region 20) and Fort Loramie, Lehman Catholic and Minster (D-VII, Region 28).
The playoffs switch to neutral sites this week. The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced locales for all games on Sunday. Divisions I, II, III and VI play at 7 p.m. Friday and Divisions IV, V and VII at 7 p.m. Saturday. The winners advance to next week’s regional finals.
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Alter, Badin and Fenwick (9-2) all are lumped in D-III, Region 12 and all have played against each other in GCL Co-Ed play in the regular season. Fenwick will play Wapakoneta (10-1) in the other regional semi at Piqua.
• Three Greater Western Ohio Conference teams remain in Northmont, Springfield and Troy. Northmont gets defending D-I state champ Pickerington Central (9-2) at Springfield’s Evans Stadium on Friday. Springfield will play Hilliard Davidson (10-1) at London.
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Troy (10-1) is matched against Cincinnati Anderson (8-3) at Miamisburg on Friday.
• Anna’s first-round loss means the Midwest Athletic Conference will not have a shot at three state titles like it has had in recent seasons. Coldwater (9-2) and St. Henry (9-2) are paired at Sidney and Marion Local (10-1) will meet Lima Central Catholic (9-1) at Wapakoneta on Friday. St. Henry defeated Coldwater 28-10 in Week 9.
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Another MAC team, defending D-VII state champ Minster (8-3) will play Convoy Crestview (10-1) at Wapakoneta on Saturday.
• Other area Saturday games are Clinton-Massie (10-1) vs. London (10-1) at Miami Trace, Greeneview (10-1) vs. Wheelersburg (10-1) at Chillicothe, Madison (11-0) vs. Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (8-2) at Lakota East and Fort Loramie (10-1) vs. Lehman Catholic (8-3) at Piqua.
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