Local sports roundup – January 12

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Tigers fall short, drop fourth straight

NASHVILLE

Crothersville has struggled in close games during recent play, and Tuesday night proved another contest the Tigers would like back.

The Tigers (10-6) fell to Brown County 63-62 after giving up a basket with 3 seconds left in the game.

CHS got a shot off through contact with 2 seconds left, but a foul wasn’t called and the shot didn’t go in.

In the first quarter, the Tigers grabbed to a 22-17 lead before going up 33-30 at halftime.

The were outscored 15-9 in the third quarter but outscored the Eagles 20-18 in the final 8 minutes.

Katrina Christian led the Tigers with 19 points and 10 rebounds and Piper Hensley added 18 points on five 3-pointers and three free throws.

The Tigers have dropped four straight.