INDIANAPOLIS - East Central junior Kyra Hall registered a 12th-place finish in the 100-Yard Backstroke event in the 46th annual IHSAA Girls Swimming and Diving State Finals Saturday, Feb. 15.
INDIANAPOLIS - The IHSAA Boys Baskeball State Tournament Pairings Show will be livestreamed this Sunday, Feb. 23, at 3 p.m. on the IHSAAtv.org website.
HS boys basketball
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17
Connersville 68, New Palestine 42
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18
Josie Trabel (23), East Central’s freshman standout, is guarded aggressively by Bedford’s Chloe McKnight in Saturday night’s 54-48 regional final. The six-foot forward’s 36 points the two regional games led all scorers. (Sandy Mahoney)
East Central sophomore Hope Fox (left) gets her layup attempt blocked by freshman Karsyn Norman of Bedford-North Lawrence in Saturday’s Class 4A regional championship at Columbus North. Fox finished with 17 points. (Sandy Mahoney)
EC's Josie Trabel gets an apparent slap in the face from Franklin Central's Olivia Faust (23) as she drives to the basket in the Lady Trojans' 50-42 Class 4A regional semifinal win Saturday morning, Feb. 15, at Columbus North.
East Central junior center Charsan McCory (right) reaches in for the foul against a Franklin Central opponent in the Lady Trojans' 50-42 Class 4A regional first round win Saturday at Columbus North. McCory finished with a double-double of 12 points, 10 rebounds.
Kyla Maxwell, East Central junior guard, dribbles around Franklin Central's Indiana Miss Basketball candidate Rachel Loobie in the Lady Trojans' 50-42 Class 4A regional first round win Saturday. Loobie's 22 points led all scorers.
East Central senior Brilan McCory is separated from the basketball by Franklin Central's Olivia Faust, as the Flashes' Alexus Mobley (30) looks on in Saturday's Class 4A regional semifinal at Columbus North. EC won 50-42.
EC's Josie Trabel (23) checks the pursuit on a breakaway to the basket after making a steal in the Lady Trojans' 50-42 Class 4A regional first round win over Franklin Central Saturday, Feb. 15.
Head coach Kevin Moore of East Central (left) and assistant coach JP Jackson react after game officials reverse a call that went against the Lady Trojans in EC's 50-42 Class 4A regional first round victory Saturday at Columbus North.
COLUMBUS - After rallying from behind to beat Franklin Central 50-42 in Saturday’s Class 4A regional first round, East Central girls basketball appeared to be on track for its first regional title
East Central’s No. 2-ranked 152-pounder Bryer Hall (40-1, at right) took his first loss of the season from No. 1 Brice Coleman, of Warren Central, in Saturday’s wrestling semistate final at New Castle. (Sue Story)
Lawrenceburg senior Andrew Roth (right), ranked No. 5 in the state at 160 pounds, was runner-up in Saturday's New Castle semistate, losing the title match to No. 1 Elliott Rodgers (38-3), Indianapolis Cathedral senior, last year’s 152-pound state champion and a three-time top-4 placer at state. (Sue Story)
NEW CASTLE - East Central juniors Bryer Hall and Kole Viel and Lawrenceburg senior Andrew Roth are the last Dearborn County wrestlers left standing in the IHSAA state tournament, headed to this com