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.
Symmes Valley 9 15 14 11 49
New Boston 10 15 16 12 53
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
Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 ext. 1930 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.