Van-Far boys to play for district title Saturday


The Van-Far boys are going to the championship game. The top-seeded Indians defeated Sturgeon (13-15) 54-30 in the Class 2 District 5 semifinals at Clopton in Clarksville to win their seventh straight game and earn a rematch with Harrisburg (17-11) at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Nikos Connaway led Van-Far (22-5) with 17 points, and Carter Jennings was close behind with 16 points.

The last time Van-Far met Harrisburg, the Indians lost 55-51 in December's Gary Filbert Classic in Mexico. The Bulldogs have won five out of their last six games.