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PLYMOUTH â€” Plymouthâ€™s American Legion Post 27 Diamond Spyders had their annual banquet Thursday evening and honored a group of â€śteamâ€ť members that never miss a game.
The Honor Guard of Post 27 was given a special commendation by the State American Legion Baseball organization for their service to the Plymouth program and to the American Legion in general. Plymouthâ€™s honor guard presents the colors at every legion home game at Bill Nixon Field in a manner unlike any other.
Pike powers Bremen at Bankerâ€™s Life Fieldhouse
Ethan Pike poured in 35 points, and Bremen edged out Fairfield in overtime to win its match-up with Fairfield at the Bankerâ€™s Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis Friday, 58-54.
Jacob Box scored 12 behind Pikeâ€™s game-high 35 for the Lions, who won their third straight to move to 4-3 on the season.
Fairfield was led by Garret Scottâ€™s 21 and Brad Lantzâ€™s 17 and slides to 4-5.
â€˘ BREMEN 58, FAIRFIELD 54 OT
Score by quarters
Bremen: 11 23 31 47 58
Fairfield: 13 22 30 47 54
ARGOS â€” Argosâ€™ girls basketball team overcame some early tournament jitters and ball handling problems to hand visiting West Central a 52-38 loss in the Winter Classic at home at Phil Weybright Gymnasium Thursday night.
Out point guard Jami Patterson, the Lady Dragons struggled bringing the ball up the floor against the Lady Trojansâ€™ fullcourt press with 10 turnovers in the first frame.
ARGOS â€” The Argos Dragons dropped the opening round game of the Winter Classic to the West Central Trojans 50-44 in overtime Thursday.
Lady Cats lose Holiday Classic opener
Penn saw nine different players score, and the Lady Kingsmen handed Class A No. 2 Oregon-Davis a 63-42 defeat in the Texas Roadhouse Holiday Classic at South Bend Washington Thursday.
The Lady Cats were paced by Ashley Campbellâ€™s game-high 16 points. Jesse Avarone scored 10, and Haley Collings and Alicia McIntosh each scored seven in the loss.
Penn was led by 11 points from Taylor Lutz and 10 from Jessica Alexander as the team moved to 9-3.
INDIANAPOLIS â€”Â NorthWood junior forward Morgan Olson was selected as the District 1 girls IBCA Subway Player of the Week for her performances during the week of Dec. 17-22.
She was joined by a pair of players from Evansville Bosse in junior Perry Fairrow and senior Janisha Lindsey, Elkhart Memorial senior Markese McGuire, Park Tudor junior Trevon Bluiett and Indianapolis Marshall junior Daeâ€™Shanique King as recipients in the awards program overseen by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.
Culver Community senior Matt Hurford pinned his way through the 182-pound bracket at the Rochester Wrestling Invitational Saturday to earn his fourth straight championship at the invite.
John Glenn senior forward Katie Dreessen registered a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds while putting in a strong defensive performance to help Glenn win its 10th straight against Westville on Senior Night.
ROCHESTER â€” Culver Community certainly had the top-notch wrestlers at Saturdayâ€™s John McKee Invitational.
Problem is, there werenâ€™t enough of them.
Usually, if a team advances 80 percent of its wrestlers to the finals of a 16-team tournament, that team would dominate the rest of the field.
But if that team only has five guys to start with, wellâ€¦
CMA, Bremen compete at IHSWCA State Dual Meet Championships
Culver Military placed fourth in the AA standings, and Bremen finished sixth in the Class A field at the Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Associationâ€™s first annual State Dual Meet Championships Saturday.
The Eagles started the day with a stunning 36-30 win over Jimtown before falling to eventual Class AA runner-up Evansville Memorial in a narrow 39-32 decision in the semifinals and losing to Danville 55-9 in the third-place match.