Hornets, Tigers lose tournament pool contests

Tribune staff reports

The Medora and Crothersville girls basketball teams were handed losses in Thursday’s Henryville Tip-Off Tournament pool games.

Henryville 49, Medora 31

Henryville jumped out to a 16-6 lead through one quarter and outscored host Medora in two of the final three quarters in winning 49-31.

A big statistic that affected Medora was its 7-of-28 performance at the free-throw line.

Hannah Elkins led Medora with nine points, four steals and three assists. Ashley Lambert finished with seven points, and Montana Wheeler led with six rebounds.

Medora dropped to 1-1 in pool play, while Henryville moved to 2-0. Tonight, Medora will play host to Irvington Prep Academy for its final pool game.

Oldenburg Academy 64,

Crothersville 27

Crothersville traveled to play Oldenburg Academy, and the Tigers lost 64-27.

Details about the game were not available by press time.

Crothersville finished 0-2 in pool play and on Saturday will play in the final round of the tournament at Henryville.

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