Area Sports Results For Tuesday, January 2nd
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL:
Trimble Co. defeats Beth Haven 77-60
Carroll Co. over Henry Co. 49-47
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL:
Shawe falls to South Decatur 50-47
Henry Co. over Carroll Co. 44-43
1A #3 Jac-Cen-Del falls to 2A #2 South Ripley 38-36 in the Ripley Co. Tournament
Southwestern boys basketball moves to #11 this week in the 2A Basketball Poll. Rebels 11-1 travel to Trimble Co. on Friday and host Lanesville on Saturday. Southwestern head coach, Jerry Bomholt is closing in on his 500th career victory. After the wins last week Bomholt, in his 37th year coaching, need only 3 more wins. Currently in his 9th season at Southwestern, his overall career record is 497-333 and is the 10th winningest active coach and 31st all-time.
Hanover College men’s basketball team dropped out of the Top 25 this week to #26 as they return to the Collier Arena tonight to take on Rose Hulman. Tip off is at 7:30. Women’s team is on the road in Terre Haute.