Freshman improve to 12-3 on the season with a 42-36 win over Cass. Bryce Luedtke had 17 points, Ian Haynes had 11. At Elwood, RJB 7th and 8th Grade Boys defeated Madison Grant to move on to the CIC Championship.
Tuesday, January 24 . The Lady Indians played at home against CIC opponent Frankton and came up short 41-50. The JV picked up a win in their contest beating the Eagles 40-36. The girls last contest before sectional is at Blackford on Thursday, January 26 for a varisty-only contest (rescheduled) to start at 7:00pm.
Freshman Boys Basketball defeated Southwood last night at home 36-30. Bryce Luedtke led the Indians with 10pts. In Middle School CIC action, both the 7th and 8th grade teams won their opening games to advance. They will play Madison Grant at Elwood on Wednesday.
Monday, 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
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!
The R.J. Baskett 8th grade girls basketball team defeated Eastbrook 39-14 in the championship of the 2017 tournament. Lady Indians Webb and Watson led the team with 8pts. each. Congratulations!
The Girls Basketball team lost to Alexandria on Wednesday evening 44-34. Erika Foy led the Lady Indians with 16pts. The JV defeated the Tigers 45-19. The girls host Elwood Saturday with a JV tip at 6:00pm.
Mississinewa 53 – Wabash 45
Thabit Gault led the Indians with 16pts. and 17 rebounds.
May 9pts., Wilson 9pts., and Ceesay 8pts. were the other main contributors to the Indians win at Wabash.