WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Benton Central is headed back to semi-state.
Tressa Senesac finished with a game-high 18 points to propel the Bison past Norwell 49-43 in the Class 3A Bellmont Regional championship.
Dave Baxter's team captures its second straight regional title. It defeated Garrett 55-37 in regional semifinals.
Benton Central will face NorthWood in next week’s semistate at either Logansport or LaPorte.
Class 4A - Marion
Northwestern def. Fishers, 67-40
Homestead def. Carroll (Fort Wayne), 51-24
Northwestern def. Homestead, 72-35 (regional championship)
Class 3A - Bellmont
Norwell def. Winchester, 66-43
Benton Central def. Garrett, 55-37
Benton Central def. Norwell, 49-43 (regional championship)
Class 2A - Frankton
Frankton def. Eastbrook, 41-22
Central Catholic def. Rochester, 47-38
Frankton def. Central Catholic, 48-41 (regional championship)
Class A - Caston
Morgan Township def. Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian, 49-29
Pioneer def. Oregon-Davis, 68-66
Pioneer def. Morgan Township, 62-46 (regional championship)
- Benton Central edges Norwell 49-43 for regional title, CC falls to Frankton
- HIGHLIGHTS: Benton Central GBB edged in regional semis
- Central Catholic, Benton Central capture sectional titles
- Central Catholic comes back to beat Covenant Christian 49-43
- Central Catholic falls to Barr-Reeve in CC invite
- Benton Central wins regional crown 51-47, over Danville
- HIGHLIGHTS: Benton Central wins girls basketball sectional title
- Benton Central tops Salem, advances to state title game Saturday
- Benton Central, Harrison to meet in Hoops Classic title game
- HIGHLIGHTS: Central Catholic vs. Benton Central (BBB)