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While many area boys basketball teams have either dabbed their toes in the water or have not even tried to start their seasons yet, North Knox has dived into the pool and is swimming at full speed.
BICKNELL — North Knox's defense helped keep it in front when the shots weren't falling in the first half, but once the Warriors got the shots to drop, they were in control.
POSEYVILLE — Brady Robinson scored nine points, leading South Knox's freshman team to a season-opening 29-24 basketball victory over North Posey on Monday.
The first four minutes probably weren't to Rivet coach Rick Marshall's liking against Shoals on Monday, but the Patriots dominated the remainder of the first half and eased their way to a 56-33 Blue Chip Conference girls basketball win at Holscher Gym.
SEA ISLAND, Ga. — Adam Schenk played bogey-free golf on Sunday to shoot a 4-under-par 66 in his final round at the RSM Classic and finish in a tie for 48th place.
POSEYVILLE — Freshman Arianna Gerkin scored 12 of her career-high 15 points in the first half, and Class 2A honorable mention Rivet used a balanced scoring attack and finished strong to dismantle North Posey, 55-33, for a girls basketball win Saturday.
Despite COVID-19 limiting crowd numbers and forcing some teams to quarantine, girls basketball in Indiana is still moving along three weeks into the season, and the boys are set to tip off next week.
Due to uncertainties regarding the spread and protocols surrounding COVID-19, Rivet athletic director Jill Frey announced Thursday that the school has decided to cancel the Niehaus Lumber Holiday Classic girls basketball tournament this season.
South Knox's boys basketball team had its scrimmage opponent changed, while the girls rescheduled a pair of games, school athletic director Chris Lancaster announced Wednesday.
WASHINGTON — North Knox put three in double figures and ran away from Washington Catholic in the second half for a 53-25 Blue Chip Conference girls basketball win on Monday.
FORT DODGE, Iowa — Meagan Moreno ran to a third-place finish to lead the Vincennes University women's cross country team in the NJCAA Division I National Championship at Iowa Central on Saturday.
Rivet fell out of the top 10 with its season-opening loss on Saturday, but like Lincoln, the two city schools are still honorable mentions as the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association poll revealed on Monday.
Based on the high standards set by the Rivet girls basketball program over the last 13 seasons, last year's 16-8 mark without any postseason hardware might be considered a disappointment to some.
Rivet is limiting attendance to parents and siblings of the participants for its boys and girls basketball games this season at Ralph Holscher Gym, due to COVID-19.
LINTON — North Knox's girls basketball team seemed to get a break when Linton's Vanessa Shafford miscalculated the time and took a shot beyond midcourt way before the first-quarter buzzer on Thursday.
COVID-19 continues to put on the full-court press, forcing Lincoln, Rivet, South Knox and North Knox to reconfigure who can attend their winter sports this season.
BICKNELL — Starting four guards, North Knox won't have a size advantage against most teams this season, but despite the disadvantage the Warriors still played even with Northeast Dubois for over a half on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON — South Knox's girls solved its slow start problem, but that was among the team's few bright spots as Class 3A honorable mention Washington riddled the Spartans, 62-33, in basketball Tuesday.
BICKNELL — Halftime was just 10 minutes, but North Knox's girls basketball team grew up a lot in that time frame Saturday against Class 3A honorable mention Washington.