Saturday, January 16, 2016
Edgewood High School
Greencastle High School
The Edgewood Mustangs won the Western Indiana Conference’s Eastern Division on Friday night by defeating their arch-rival Owen Valley Patriots in Spencer, Indiana 64-51. The win tied EHS with Cloverdale with 4-1 records in the East, but the Mustangs win the top seed by head-to-head results (the ‘Wood beat Cloverdale twice previously this season).
This sets up and WIC East-West Showdown a week from next Friday at Northview for the overall title.
On Saturday night the Mustangs ran their record to 11-5 with a convincing win over Greencastle, a club that had won 7 of 8 games. The game was Edgewood’s 8th straight road game, but EHS has gone 6-2 on this road trip so far. EHS dominated play at Greencastle, holding the Cubs to 30 points on the night. EHS 54- GHS 30
The Freshmen also won big over the weekend, soundly beating Brown County and South Putnam to coast to an Owen Valley Invitational championship win.
The junior varsity was sharp in both games this weekend as well. They won against both Owen Valley and Greencastle.