ELIDA - The girls soccer sectional tournament draws were held across the state of Ohio on Sunday with everybody finding out their opening round opponents.

For Van Wert, the tournament trail will start against Western Buckeye League foe Lima Bath as the tenth seeded Lady Cougars will make the trip to Wildkitten country for a 5:00 p.m. match on October 15. Lima Bath was the fifth seed in the district.

The winner of that contest will then travel to fourth seeded Elida on October 18 for a 5:00 p.m. sectional battle against the Lady Bulldogs.

In the other half of the lower bracket of the Elida district, eighth seeded Upper Sandusky visits seventh seeded Kenton on October 15 at 5:00 p.m.

Second seeded St. Marys awaits the winner of that contest in a 5:00 p.m. game on October 18.

The top half of the Elida district has ninth seeded Defiance visiting sixth seeded Celina on October 15 with top-seeded Lima Shawnee hosting the winner on October 18.

Third seeded Wapakoneta welcomes in 11th seeded Willard in the other sectional championship on October 18.

District semifinals for the winners will be on October 23.

In the Division III district hosted by Ottoville, two sectional semifinals will take place on October 16.

Delphos St. John’s will travel to Crestview in one of those contests with the winner traveling to Lima Central Catholic for a 2:00 p.m. game on October 20.

Fort Jennings hosts Columbus Grove in the other sectional semifinal and the victor of that game visits Kalida on October 20 at 2:00 p.m.

The remaining two sectional championships are also 2:00 p.m. games on October 20.

Delphos Jefferson visits Ottoville in the upper bracket and Spencerville will host Coldwater in the lower bracket.