Talking with reporters minutes after losing an overtime sectional championship game could be listed as part of the adversity that basketball players are put through.
But in a locker room where the tears had not yet dried, a couple of Crawfordsville’s players and coaches reflected on what in years to come will be called a highly successful season.
The most wins in 40 plus years, the first conference championship in over 30, a Sugar Creek and county title.
The coaches poi
It’s tough to put into words the scene at Crawfordsville High School from Saturday night during the IHSAA Class 3A Sectional Championship between Crawfordsville and Greencastle.
The Tiger Cubs prevailed in overtime for a 52-51 win to seal their 35th sectional title in school history, their first since 2004, and first ever won away from their home floor. Brody Whitaker scored Greencastle’s last four points, including a layup with less than five seconds to play to seal the wi
Two down, one to go.
Crawfordsville will play for the sectional championship tonight after defeating Western Boone 52-43 in the semifinals.
The Athenians move their record to 18-6, the most wins by a Crawfordsville basketball team since the 1972-73 team won 20.
They will play for their second sectional title under David Pierce, which is also the number of titles since class basketball started.
It was third time is the charm for the Athenians in downing the Stars, whos
He makes his bed every morning.
Something so simple can go so far in telling what kind of person someone is.
That’s what Crawfordsville senior John Chavez believes, and that’s what he is. “I just want to be a better person in general,” he said. “It’s what motivates me to do a lot of stuff. I try to wake up early in the morning, 5 a.m. usually. I make my bed every morning, so I’m trying to do more stuff that I can do in a routine, which has helped a lot in every aspect of
North Montgomery entered the Class 3A IHSAA Sectional at Crawfordsville with an upset in mind, but nothing was stopping Greencastle’s firepower in a 57-30 Tiger Cubs win to send the Chargers home, and propel Greencastle to the sectional final against Crawfordsville.
The Tiger Cubs push their season record to 20-4, behind a 13-of-25 night from behind the arc, including eight first half 3-pointers. “That first half was huge, because we gave them some good looks, and we know t