The New Palestine girls basketball team lost twice in the holiday tournament at Franklin Friday. The host Grizzly Cubs defeated NP 53-31 in the opening round, while Rushvill beat Indian Creek 64-51 in the other opener. Indian Creek handled the Dragons 54-37 in the consolation, and Rushville (10-2) defeated Franklin 46-27 for the tourney title. Franklin is 6-7 on the year and Indian Creek is 7-3. New Palestine (2-9) will play two games for the second straight day, beginning Saturday at 10 a.m. when it faces Mt. Vernon (8-2) in the semifinals of the Hancock County tourney.
At the Hall of Fame Classic in New Castle Friday:
Columbus North 53, Hamilton SE 30
Ev. Mater Dei 83, Logansport 54
Logansport 50, Hamilton SE 40
Columbus North 63, Ev. Mater Dei 55
Cathedral 53 Jay County 47
Indy Tech 72 FW Northrop 59
FW Northrop 60 Jay County 51
Indy Tech 60 Cathedral 54
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