[Image/Andrean HS Official State Bound T-Shirt]
The Andrean Football 59ers punctuate their phenomenal season as they vie for a state title at Lucas Oil Stadium today. Andrean, with an unbeaten regular season record of 14-0, is attempting to win their second state title in school history and first undefeated 15-0 season. Top-ranked Andrean is playing in their first football championship game since 2004 title year. The Fighting 59ers are ranked #1 in both the Associated Press and state coaches polls. They are one of three unbeaten teams remaining in the state, the others being Columbus East and Eastern Hancock. Their opponent, Brebeuf Jesuit, is making its first appearance in the football state finals on the heels of winning the school's first sectional title. The Braves are one of two teams playing in a state championship game for the first time, the other being Tri-Central. There's a big sendoff in Merrillvile at the school this morning for the team. The 3A state championship game kicks off in Indianapolis this afternoon at 2:30 Central/3:30 Eastern.
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