News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 7, 2012

Girls basketball: Sullivan edges Riverton Parke

Staff report
The Tribune-Star

MECCA — Sullivan’s Rhagen Smith scored 29 points as the Golden Arrows won a tight season-opening game against Riverton Parke 48-45 in girls high school basketball Tuesday.

Sara Dickey led Riverton Parke with 24 points.



SULLIVAN (48) — Jones 2 2-2 6, Gilham 2 0-0 5, Chapman 1 0-0 2, Cotton 1 0-0 2, Smith 10 8-10 28, Harrison 2 1-2 5. Total 18 11-14 48.

RIVERTON PARKE (45) — Wood 1 0-0 2, Virotsko 1 0-0 2, Pollard 1 0-0 3, Yando 1 2-4 5, Dickey 9 3-7 24, Combs 1 0-0 3, Austin 2 2-4 6. Totals 16 7-15 45.

Sullivan    12    13    12    11    —    48

Riverton Parke    12    11    9    14    —    45


3 point field goals — Gilham; Dickey 3, Pollard, Yando, Combs. Total fouls — S 13, RP 16.

JV — Sullivan won 29-10.

Next — Riverton Parke (0-1) plays North Vermillion in the Banks of the Wabash on Thursday. Sullivan (1-0) plays at South Vermillion next Thursday.





In other girls basketball Tuesday:

Rockville 45, South Putnam 44 — At Rockville, Jenifer Lee led the way for the Rox with 24 points as a late South Putnam rally fell short.



SOUTH PUTNAM (44) — Cash 4 3-5 11, Hewitt 0 1-2 1, Varveo 2 0-0 4, York 3 2-4 5, Masters 3 3-4 9, Barnes 3 5-7 11. Total 15 14-22 44.

ROCKVILLE (45) — Black 0 1-3 1, Lear 1 4-7 7, Gordon 2 2-2 8, Lee 6 11-19 24, White 1 0-0 2, Bullington 1 1-2 3. Totals 11 19-33 45.

South Putnam    10    18    15    11    —    44

Rockville    12    13    10    10    —    45


3 point field goals — Gordon 2, Lee, Lear. Total fouls — SP 24, R 19.

JV — Rockville won 25-10.

Next — Rockville (1-0) plays Turkey Run on Thursday in the Banks of the Wabash.



Monrovia 61, Linton 22 — At Linton, the Miners fell short in their season opener.



MONROVIA (61) — M. Knieper 5 0-0 11, Keen 1 0-0 2, Delph 2 5-6 9, Smith 1 0-0 2, Me. Knieper 3 1-2 8, tharmp 5 0-0 10, Nay 3 0-0 6, Whitaker 2 0-0 4, Longere 4 1-2 9, Jones 0 0-0 0. Totals 26 7-10 61

LINTON (22) — Johnson 1 2-2 5, Parker 1 0-0 2, Booe 0 0-2 0, Gadberry 1 4-7 7, Shafford 1 0-3 2, Dunn 2 2-4 6, Cole 0 0-0 0, Bowman 0 0-0 0.  Team 6 8-18 22

Monrovia    16    16    14    14    —    61

Linton    2    6    6    8    —    22


3 point field goals — M. Knieper, Me. Knieper; Johnson, Gadberry. Total fouls — M 17, L 12.

JV — Monrovia won 42-17.

Next — Linton (0-1) plays host to North Knox on Thursday.



Vincennes Rivet 79, Shakamak 25 — At Vincennes, the Lakers lost their season opener. No other information was available at press time.



WRV 36, North Central 24 — At Switz City, the Wolverines bested the Thunderbirds in the season opener for both teams. No other information was available at press time.