Caston-Taylor boysgame cancelled
Caston’s senior night boys basketball game against Taylor Tuesday was cancelled.
The Comets have rescheduled senior night for Feb. 27 with a game against Culver added to the schedule.
Regional tickets onsale at Logansport
Tickets for the Class 4A Kokomo girls basketball regional are now on sale at the Logansport athletic office for $10.
The Lady Berries (22-2) face Carroll of Fort Wayne (10-12) at noon Saturday, following Homestead (23-1) vs. Fishers (20-4) game at 10 a.m. The championship game is set for 8 p.m.
Lady Berries to be featured on TV
Logansport’s girls basketball team and Miss Basketball candidate Whitney Jennings will be featured on Fox Sports Midwest this week.
The piece will air on Indiana Prep Zone at 5 p.m. Thursday on Fox Sports Midwest, which is channel 48 on Comcast, channel 671 on Direct TV and channel 418 on Dish Network.
It will also re-air on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. and on Monday at 5:30 p.m.
Champion, Le Moyne get win on senior day
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Le Moyne senior guard Nate Champion celebrated senior day with 13 points (10 in the second half), three steals, two assists and two rebounds in his 47th and final regular season home game in the Dolphins’ 67-52 win over The College of Saint Rose Saturday.
Le Moyne (14-10, 11-7 NE-10) is back in action on Saturday at American International College.
DePaul’s win streakends at Marquette
MILWAUKEE – Despite 20 points from Jasmine Penny, the DePaul women’s basketball team dropped an 80-74 Big East Conference game at Marquette on Tuesday.
The loss snaps DePaul’s nine-game winning streak and the Blue Demons fall to 20-6 on the year and are 11-3 in league games. Marquette has won its last three games and improved to 18-7 and is 9-5 in Big East games.
DePaul hosts Butler on Saturday night.
Preston places 2nd atMid-States Tourney
CRAWFORDSVILLE — Trine University’s Brandon Preston advanced to the championship of the 133-pound weight class but fell in the title to finish second Saturday at the Mid-States Tournament. Trine placed fifth as a team.
The junior from Logansport pinned Alma’s Ali Ayache in 2:08 and followed that up with a pin of Justin Kohn of Heidelberg in 1:02 to advance to the championship. Preston gave Alma’s Zachary Case a tough match, but fell by 5-3 decision. Preston is 23-12 on the season.
Area officials earn regional assignments
The IHSAA has assigned area referees to work at girls basketball regionals across the northern part of the state.
Jerry Snider, Royal Center, will work the Class 4A Penn Regional. Rick Scott, Logansport, will officiate the first game of the Class 4A Kokomo Regional. Chad Myers, Camden, and Tim Knowland, Galveston, will referee at the Class 3A Bellmont Regional. Gary Chambers, Flora, will work the Class 2A Rensselaer Regional.