GOTW Preview: Jay County vs. Homestead

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – 4A no. 2 Homestead will face a 19-4 Jay County team on Friday night in girls sectional semifinal play in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”

Homestead comes in 22-2 on the season after topping Muncie Central 82-36 Tuesday night in the first round of sectional play.

Jay County had a bye in the first round. The Patriots won the ACAC regular season and tournament title.

Statistically, these teams are polar opposites. Homestead averages 73 points a game on offense, tops among all 4A schools in the state and third overall.

Jay County only gives up 35.9 points a night defensively while scoring 54.4 points.

Tip is slated for approximately 7:30 p.m., following the South Side vs. Huntington North game at 6 p.m.

WANE-TV will be live from Homestead High School during the 6 p.m. news to preview the game.

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