Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

January 29, 2013

Local sports briefs: Jan. 29, 2013

From staff reports

Girls hoops squads set for final week

The girls basketball regular season is down to its final week. Kokomo closes with a pair of tough games — at defending Class 4A state champion North Central tonight, and at home against Class 4A No. 10-ranked Westfield on Thursday.

This week also offers a pair of Howard County-vs.-Tipton County clashes. Class 2A No. 7 Eastern visits Tri-Central tonight, and Class 3A No. 8 Western hosts Tipton on Wednesday.

The following is this week’s schedule. JV games start at 6 p.m.


Eastern at Tri-Central

Kokomo at North Central

Anderson at Taylor

Northwestern at W. Lafayette

Cass at Twin Lakes

Carroll at Tri-County

Frontier at Clinton Central


Tipton at Western

Northfield at Peru


Northwestern at North Miami

Westfield at Kokomo

Frankton at Tri-Central

Maconaquah at Wabash

Carroll at Frontier


Boys basketball week kicks off tonight

The boys basketball schedule offers a pair of games tonight ahead of a busy slate of weekend games that includes conference clashes on Friday. North Central Conference leader Kokomo entertains Huntington North on Friday while Mid-Indiana Conference leader Peru has a home date with Lewis Cass.

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


Clinton Central at Carroll

6:15 — Maconaquah at Tipp. Valley


Taylor at Western

Tipton at Northwestern

Elwood at Eastern

Clinton Central at Tri-Central

Cass at Peru

Hamilton Heights at Maconaquah

Carroll at Delphi

6:15 — Huntington N. at Kokomo


Tipton at Taylor

Western at Twin Lakes

Northwestern at Southwood

Lebanon at Kokomo

Eastern at Oak Hill

Maconaquah at Tri-Central

Winamac at Cass

Carroll at Clinton Prairie

Frankfort at Clinton Central

6:15 — Peru at Manchester