North Montgomery’s Eric Danforth resigned on Tuesday after two seasons as the Chargers boys basketball coach. A week after the Chargers were knocked out of the boys basketball state tournament, Danforth informed the team’s players that he was stepping down citing health reasons. It was the day prior to North Montgomery’s 49-37 loss to Lebanon in the first round of the IHSAA Sectional that Danforth says he had his latest bout with vertigo, something he’s been dealing with for
Greencastle got off to a quick start and never let up in a 54-36 win over Crawfordsville in the IHSAA Sectional Semifinal at Lebanon High School on Friday. It was a tough game throughout for the Athenians, but shooting seemed to be especially difficult against the Tiger Cubs. Senior Jack Sommer led Crawfordsville with 16 points in his final high school game while Cameron Harris finished his high school career scoring 10 points. Greencastles Colin York finished with 36 points,
Southmont’s season came to an end with a 68-65 overtime loss to Lebanon in the IHSAA sectional semifinal at Lebanon High School on Friday. Ty Williams scored at the buzzer with a shot next to the basket to tie the game at 58 and force overtime, and Cam Chadd and Williams both made layups to put the Mounties ahead by four before the Tigers went on a 6-0 run to take the lead for good. The Mounties, who finish the season 12-10, went on a 13-2 run in the third quarter and took a
LEBANON — Crawfordsville found its way through nerves and whistles to win 47-37 over Benton Central in the first round of the Class 3A sectional at Lebanon High School. After 16 fouls called in the first quarter and 26 in the first half, both teams used players that don’t typically see so much playing time as they did Wednesday night, but the Athenians found a way through defense and mass quantities of free throws to advance to the semifinal round Friday against Greencastle.
LEBANON — North Montgomery’s basketball season came to an end Tuesday in the first round of the IHSAA Sectional with a 49-37 loss to Lebanon. The defensive battle mirrored a low scoring Tigers’ win over the Chargers last year in the tournament and a 49-42 victory in regular season action. The Chargers finish the season 7-16 while the Tigers improve to 9-15 for the season and, most importantly for them, advance to the sectional semifinal Friday against Southmont. That streak c