Local sports roundup


Boys basketball

Tigers fall to Waldron

The Crothersville boys basketball team opened its season at home against Waldron on Tuesday night, but the Tigers suffered a 65-45 defeat.

Freshman Beau Napier had a solid high school debut with 22 points. Logen O’Sullivan added 11, Corey Kelshaw had 10, Dirk Crater 6 and Lucas Hilton 2.

The Crothersville boys will be at Orleans on a Saturday night for a game at 7:30 p.m.

Girls basketball

Trinity defeats Providence

The Trinity Lutheran girls basketball team is off to a 3-0 start after beating Providence on the road Tuesday night 60-37.

Liza Froedge led the Cougars in scoring with 20 points. Bailey Tabeling scored 10, Kailene Cockerham 9, Emma Schepman 6, Kayla Goecker 6, Madison Keith 4, Morgan Brewer 4 and Katelyn Schepman 1.

The Cougars will play at Southwestern (Shelbyville) on Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m.

Crothersville falls to West Washington

The Crothersville girls basketball team went on the road on Tuesday night to West Washington and the Tigers suffered a 52-26 loss.

Zoe Spangler led the Tigers with 14 points on the night. Kennadi Lakins added 6, while Morgan Womack, Ella Plasse and Tiessa Stevens each had 6 points.

Crothersville (0-5) will play host Columbus Christian on Saturday at 1 p.m. in search of its first win of the season.