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Boys Basketball Shines in the CIC

Boys Basketball Rolls in the CIC Against Alexandria

Friday night the Boys Basketball team took on Alexandria in a freshman, junior varisty, and varsity event. The Freshman suffered the only Indian loss of the weekend 35-51. The JV team extended their winning streak to six with a 12-3 record by beating the Tigers 53-45. Jeshon McClung and Eyzaac Sanders led the Indians with 12 points each. The varsity team won every quarter to earn the CIC win 58-37. Thabit Gault had a huge double-double with 16 points and 16 rebounds. Nolan Young also had an impressive performance with 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 4 steals.

R.J. Baskett Boys Basketball Sweep the CIC Title

On Saturday, the R.J. Boys Basketball teams continued their impressive seasons by taking the 7th and 8th Grade CIC crowns (pictured below), both over county foe Oak Hill. Congratulations to all of these young men and their coaches!

Girls Basketball Prep for Sectional

The Lady Indians wrap up the season tonight with a varsity-only contest at Blackford (7pm), and then take the weekend to prepare for the first round of the IHSAA tournament at Norwell. They will face the hosts on Tuesday, January 31 at 6:00pm. The winner will advance to face Bellmont on Friday. Check out the entire tournament packet including the breakdown of the Norwell sectional HERE.

Events This Week . Jan 23-28

indian_logoflexMonday, January 23
6:00pm – Freshman Basketball vs. Southwood (TribeTV)
6:00pm – RJB Boys Basketball vs. Alexandria
6:30pm – RJB Girls Basketball vs. Frankton

Tuesday, January 24
6:00pm – Girls Basketball vs. Frankton (TribeTV)

Wednesday, Janaury 25
6:30pm – Freshman Basketball at Cass

Thursday, January 26
6:00pm – RJB Girls Basketball at Kokomo

Friday, January 27
5:00pm – Boys Basketball 9th/JV/V vs. Alexandria (TribeTV)

Saturday, January 28
9:00am – Wrestling Sectionals at Oak Hill
9:00am – RJB Girls Basketball at Southwood

Jan. 20-22 Weekend Recap

To kick off the weekend, Katie Scott signed to continue her cheerleading and academic career at Ancilla College.

The Boys Basketball team traveled to Elwood on Friday for a CIC event that featured a special Unified Basketball game between the JV and Varsity contests. The JV Boys Basketball team won 58-45. Jerod May led the Indians in a Varsity victory over Elwood with 18pts. The Indians final score was 68-52 which now makes them 12-2 on the season.

Girls Basketball fell to Elwood on Saturday 35-46.

Finally, the Freshman Boys Basketball team claimed the 2017 Grant Four Championship on Saturday. In round one they defeated Eastbrook 38-37. Bryce Luedtke and Evan Bellus had 11pts. In the Championship game the Indians defeated Oak Hill 48-47. Kaden Cole led the Indians with 17pts. Evan Bellus added 16pts. Boys Basketball won all the Grant Four tournaments this year. Congratulations!