Semistate sports updates

COLUMBUS, Ind. — The Columbus North boys and girls cross country teams advanced to the state meet after both placed third in today’s semistate meet.

Jennings County’s boys cross country team also advanced to the state meet for the first time after placing fourth in the semistate.

North’s boys soccer team fell to Evansville Memorial 3-2 on penalty kicks in the semistate semifinals. North’s girls soccer team also plays in the semistate today.

Please read Sunday’s Republic for more details.