LAST TWO STANDING
Marian (9-4): John Brach scampered for 74 yards and two scores and threw for 51 yards and a score as the Knights claimed their second Class 3A regional crown in three years with a 30-7 victory at Fort Wayne Bishop Luers.
Penn (11-1): Zach Usenick had four catches for 76 yards and two scores as the No. 4 (Class 6A) Kingsmen claimed their fifth straight regional with a 33-3 triumph at Crown Point.
THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES
Concord (10-2): Ethan Cain tossed for 96 yards, but the No. 6 Minutemen dropped a 21-7 contest to No. 10 Michigan City in the Class 5A regional finale.
LaVille (8-5): Kolby Watts managed just 35 yards rushing for the Lancers in their 38-0 loss to top-ranked Pioneer in the Class 1A regional final.
New Prairie (11-2): Chase Ketterer ran for two touchdowns and caught a pass for a third tally, but the No. 6 Cougars still came up on the short end of a 25-20 decision to top-ranked Lowell in the Class 4A regional final.
Penn (11-1) at Carmel (8-4) (Class 6A): The Kingsmen have taken just one of the previous four post-season meetings with defending Class 6A state champion Carmel. Penn and the Greyhounds have both captured 11 semistate titles.
Brebeuf Jesuit (9-4) at Marian (9-4) (Class 3A): The Braves are going for their first visit to the state finals since 2013, while Marian’s last trip came in 1976.