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February 7, 2014

Sports briefs for Friday, Feb. 7

Conference games top boys schedule

Kokomo’s boys basketball team will hit the road tonight, looking to continue their hot play.

Kokomo visits Huntington North for a North Central Conference game. Huntington North is hosting Columbia City in a girls game at 6:15 p.m. The Kokomo-HN boys game will follow at approximately 8:15 p.m.

The Kats (8-6, 1-2 NCC) have won three straight and six of their last seven. The Vikings (9-7, 1-2) are hot too, having won four of their last five.

There are three Mid-Indiana Conference games tonight: Western (8-3, 3-1) at Taylor (4-7, 1-3); Peru (5-8, 2-2) at Cass (9-2, 2-1); and Maconaquah (3-7, 0-3) at league leader Hamilton Heights (8-3, 2-0).

In a promising non-conference matchup tonight, Northwestern (6-4) visits Tipton (7-4).

The following is this weekend’s boys schedule. JV games start at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

TODAY

Western at Taylor

Northwestern at Tipton

Eastern at Elwood

Peru at Cass

Maconaquah at Hamilton Heights

Delphi at Carroll

Tri-Central at Clinton Central

Kokomo at Huntington North (JV in fieldhouse at 6:15; varsity in main gym at approx. 8:15)

SATURDAY

Kokomo at Lebanon

Oak Hill at Eastern

Southwood at Northwestern

Taylor at Tipton

Twin Lakes at Western

Cass at Winamac

Tri-Central at Maconaquah

Manchester at Peru

Clinton Central at Frankfort

Carroll at Pioneer

Kokomo-N.C. girls hoops game canceled

Due to lack of make-up options, the Kokomo-Indianapolis North Central girls basketball game, which was originally postponed on Tuesday, will not be played this season.

Also, Maconaquah’s girls basketball squad will host Wabash Saturday afternoon, with a noon JV tipoff.

Girls sectional hoops tickets on sale at KHS

Tickets for the Class 4A Logansport girls basketball sectional will be on sale in the Kokomo High School athletic office form 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on school days.

Kokomo drew a first-round bye and will play the Marion-Lafayette Jeff winner on Feb. 14 at the Berry Bowl. All-session tickets will cost $10, and may be paid for by check or cash.

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