The Indians are IHSAA regional champions after taking down Hammond in a thrilling come from behind, overtime win.
Saint Joe had balanced scoring with JR Konieczny leading with 24 points, followed by Will Terry with 21, Jack Futa with 17 and Cole Hatkevich with 11. This is the first regional championship in boys’ basketball since 1993.
In the regional semi-final Saint Joe beat Twin Lakes by a score of 84-58. The Indians again had four players score in double digits. Konieczny led with 28 points, followed by Terry with 15, Hatkevich with 13 and Futa with 10.
Saint Joe will face Leo in the semi-state game at Elkhart’s Northside Gymnasium on Saturday, March 20th at 4:00 p.m.