The Lehman High School girls soccer team was voted the No. 1 seed for the upcoming Division II North Sectional Tournament, which begins next Monday.
The Lady Cavaliers, ranked No. 3 in the latest Miami Valley Coaches Poll, are 9-4-1 on the season and drew a first-round bye that will likely pair them up with county rival Anna in the second round. Anna is the No. 5 seed and plays at home Monday against Southeastern.
Botkins was seeded No. 8 and will play Newton at home Monday.
The Sidney girls were voted the No. 5 seed and will take on Fairmont at home on Monday at 7 p.m. in the first round. The winner will play either Wayne or Piqua next Thursday.
Division 3 North
Newton at Botkins
Mechanicsburg at Northwestern
Southeastern at Anna
Troy Christian at Springfield Catholic
Botkins-Newton winner at West Liberty Salem
Northwestern-Mechanicsburg winner at Miami East
Southeastern-Anna winner at Lehman
Northeastern at Springfield Catholic-Troy Christian winner
Oct. 29 at Fairmont and Sidney
Dayton 2 Sectional
West Carrollton at Beavercreek
Piqua at Wayne
Fairmont at Sidney
Beavercreek-WC winner vs. Springfield at higher seed
Wayne-Piqua winner vs. Sidney Fairmont winner at high seed
Oct. 26, 7 p.m. at Northmont
Sidney seeded 7th
The Sidney Yellow Jackets, 11-2-2 on the year going into Tuesday’s play, got the No. 7 seed for the Dayton 1 Sectional and will play its first tournament game next Tuesday at home against the Bellefontaine Chieftains, the No. 12 seed.
A win by the Jackets would put them in the semifinals on Oct. 24 against either Wayne or Tecumseh, also at home.
Botkins was the highest seed among the boys in the Dayton 3 Sectional.
The Trojans are seeded 11th, Lehman 17th, Jackson Center 18th and Fairlawn 22nd.
The tournament also begins next Tuesday, with Fairlawn and Jackson Center in action. Fairlawn plays No. 4 seed Bethel on the road, and Jackson travels to Stivers.
Lehman plays the Bethel-Fairlawn winner Oct. 24 in the semifinals, and Botkins plays Newton that same day in the semifinals.
Dayton 1 Sectional
Greenville at Beavercreek
Tecumseh at Wayne
Bellefontaine at Sidney, 7 p.m.
West Carrollton at Beavercreek-Greenville winner
Wayne-Tecumseh winner vs. Sidney-Bellefontaine winner at higher seed.
Oct. 27 at Northmont, 7 p.m.
Fairlawn at Bethel
Jackson Center at Stivers
Bethel-Fairlawn winner vs. Lehman at higher seed
Botkins at Newton
Stivers-Jackson Center winner at Dayton Christian
Oct. 27 at Fairmont, 7 p.m.