The Sideline – March 1

Royals’ 3-on-3 tourney this month

The Eastern Hancock Athletic Boosters annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament will be held March 17 at Eastern Hancock Schools.

The tournament has several divisions available, ranging from first grade through open divisions for adults for both male and female players.

A new B division has been added this year for high school boys that do not play on a junior varsity or varsity basketball team. The entry fee has been lowered this year to $60 for early registration. The entry fee increases to $80 after March 12.

Online registration is available at

For more information, visit, or contact Greg Hall at or at 317-448-0866.


2018 Girls Junior All-Stars named

Twenty-four players were named this week as Indiana Junior All-Stars in girls basketball for 2018.

The Junior All-Stars will play two games against the Kentucky Junior All-Stars on June 1 and June 2 at sites to be announced.

The Junior All-Stars also will play one game against the Indiana All-Star senior girls on June 6, also at a site to be announced. All three games will be doubleheaders with the 2018 Indiana boys Junior All-Stars.

The players listed as core group players will play in all three games. The players listed as South group will play against the Kentucky Juniors in Kentucky (on June 1). The Central group and North group also will join the Core group and play one time each. The night and opponent for the Central and North groups will be determined later.

2018 Indiana Girls Junior All-Stars


Name, Ht., Pos., High School

Jorie Allen, 6-1, F, Bedford N. Lawrence

Shaila Beeler, 5-8, G, Warren Central

Rikki Harris, 5-11, G, North Central

Lilly Hatton, 6-1, F, North Harrison

Maddie Nolan, 5-9, G, Zionsville

Hannah Noveroske, 6-4, C, Michigan City


Name, Ht., Pos., High School

Sydney Freeman, 5-7, G, Central Noble

Tai-Yanna Jackson, 6-6, C, E.C. Central

Morgan Litwiller, 5-11, F, Northridge

Emma Nolan, 6-1, F, Marquette Catholic

Sophia Nolan, 6-1, F, Marquette Catholic

Riley Ott, 5-6, G, LaPorte


Name, Ht., Pos., High School

Jordyn Barga, 6-0, F, Monroe Central

Cyndi Dodd, 6-5, C, Warren Central

Carissa Garcia, 5-7, G, F.W. Concordia

Amaya Hamilton, 6-2, F, Ham. Southeastern

Sylare Starks, 5-8, G, Homestead

Cameron Tabor, 5-9, G, New Castle


Name, Ht., Pos., High School

Addy Blackwell, 5-4, G, Bloomington South

Trinity Brady, 5-11, F, Lawrence North

Savaya Brockington, 5-4, G, North Central

Kinnidy Garrard, 6-0, F, Pike

Makinzi Meurer, 5-5, G, North Knox

Grace Waggoner, 6-0, G/F, Vincennes Rivet