Updated: November 11, 2012 6:24AM
Schedule: Munster (17-3) vs. Crown Point (16-3), 4:30 p.m., Lake Central (12-6) vs. Valparaiso (14-3-1), 6:30 p.m., Wednesday; final, 5:30 p.m., Saturday
The skinny: Crown Point is the defending regional champion, having topped Valparaiso in penalty kicks last season. In fact, the ame four teams as last season have returned to the regional, with the Bulldogs and Vikings recording 1-0 semifinal wins against Munster and Lake Central, respectively. DAC champ Crown Point defeated the NCC champ Mustangs 3-1 on Sept. 27. Valparaiso beat the Indians 6-1 on Sept. 18.
Next: Winner vs. East Noble Regional winner in South Bend St. Joseph’s Semistate semifinals, 11 a.m., Oct. 20
Schedule: Argos (12-5-2) vs. Wheeler (17-2), 6 p.m., Saturday
The skinny: Wheeler is coming off the high of winning its first sectional title. Argos is the defending regional champion, having beaten Hanover Central 3-0 last season.
Next: Winner vs. Fort Wayne Canterbury Regional winner in Argos Semistate semifinals, 11 a.m., Oct. 20
Staff writer Michael Osipoff