Seven LaVille wrestlers participated in the regional round Saturday Feb. 6.
Congratulations to Corian Correll and Alex Steinke on advancing to the East Chicago Central Semi State. Both Correll, wrestling at 195, and Steinke, wrestling at Heavyweight, finished in third place in the their respective weight classes.
The East Chicago Central Wrestling Semi State will begin at 10 Eastern Time.
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The basketball team traveled to Ligonier for an afternoon matinee against West Noble Saturday.
The JV dropped a, 50-38, decision. Braxton Sauer hit four 3-point field goals and finished with 15 points, while Corbin Brown added eight points.
In the varsity game, the Lancers rallied from a 42-38 deficit with 6:56 left in the fourth quarter for a 61-50 victory. LaVille hit 16-of-16 from the free throw line, including 12-of-12 in the fourth quarter to seal the victory.
Adam Steinke led all scorers with 26 points. Isaac Eash added 13 points, and Jason Breden 12. The guys will play host to Culver Academy Tuesday.
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The seventh grade girls basketball team hosted the LaVille Shootout Saturday.
In the opener, the junior Lancers lost to Winamac, 41-8, before a 21-17 loss to Westville in the second game.
The Lancers hit the road Monday Feb. 8 at Caston. The seventh grade game tips off at 6 pm, with the eighth grade game to follow.