Tigers ride out close game against Symmes Valley


By Nikki Blankenship - nblankenship@civitasmedia.com



The rainy weather didn’t put a dampter on New Boston’s game against Symmes Valley Saturday afternoon. Both teams played hard in a high scoring game that ended with the New Boston Tigers beating Symmes Valley 53-49.

Jarod Sheppard came out for Symmes Valley, scoring 14 points during the game. The team’s second top scoring was Laykin Gothard with 12 points.

Leading for the Tigers (4-5, 2-3) was Tyler Caldwell, who scored 20 points. Caldwell was supported by Kade Conley with 17 points.

Symmes Valley will have a chance to improve their record Tuesday when they face Clay on their home court. New Boston will go on to meet the Eastern Eagles on the road.

Box Score

Symmes Valley 9 15 14 11 49

New Boston 10 15 16 12 53

Scoring Summary

Symmes Valley: Cade-2, Renfroe-7, Hayes-6, Gothard-12, Adams-6, Sheppard-14, Carpenter-2

New Boston: Hayes-5, Conley-17, Truitt-5, Crum-2, Caldwell-20, McQuithy-4

By Nikki Blankenship

nblankenship@civitasmedia.com

Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 ext. 1930 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.

Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 ext. 1930 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.