Bri Satoski had 19 kills and 17 digs Tuesday night, leading South Central to a 25-15, 25-22, 25-21 sweep of LaCrosse in the opening round of the Class A Oregon-Davis Sectional.
Kaitlin Jackson added seven kills, four aces and 15 digs for the Satellites (24-5); Katelyn Tucker had 30 assists and four digs, and Morgan Harlow had nine digs and four aces.
South Central advances to Thursday's semifinals.
Former state champion Bigg to present awards at state finals: LaPorte's Dan Bigg, the 1968 state singles champion, will be on hand this weekend in Indianapolis to present awards at the state singles and doubles championships.
It's also the 45th anniversary of the Slicers state team champioship.
Portage sectional tickets on sale: Portage High School will hold advance ticket sales this week for its Class 6A Sectional 2 game against Penn at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Tickets will be on sale in the East bookstore (Entrance C) from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Thursday, and 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday. All tickets are $6 for ages 6 and older. There are no passes for postseason games.
Valparaiso sectional tickets on sale: Tickets for Friday's Class 6A sectional game with Chesterton go on sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. through Thursday in the Valparaiso High School athletic office. Tickets are $6.