Some of the state’s best high school basketball players will be in action Friday at Knightstown’s Hoosier Gym.
The Hoosiers’ Reunion All-Star Classic will begin at 6 p.m. with the girls game, followed by the boys at 8 p.m.
Mt. Vernon’s Erica Moore (Purdue), Miss Basketball Whitney Jennings (Logansport/Iowa) and Miss Basketball runner-up Maura Muensterman (Evansville Mater Dei/Indiana) highlight the girls roster.
Among the boys taking part in the ninth annual event are Mr. Basketball Trey Lyles (Tech/Kentucky), Trevon Bluiett (Park Tudor/Xavier) and James Blackmon, Jr. (Marion/Indiana).
Hoosier Gym has only 665 seats, so advance purchase of tickets is suggested. Call (317) 925-8200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.
Many of the same players taking part in Knightstown, including Moore, are Indiana All-Stars.
The schedule for the Indiana-Kentucky All-Star series:
* Friday — Indiana Junior All-Stars vs. Kentucky Junior All-Stars at Greenfield-Central; girls, 5 p.m., boys to follow. Tickets: $8.
* Saturday — Indiana Junior All-Stars at Kentucky Junior All-Stars at Dunbar High School, Lexington, Ky.
* Monday — Junior-Senior All-Star game at Logansport; girls, 6 p.m., boys to follow. Tickets: $6.
* Wednesday, June 11 — Junior-Senior All-Star game at Columbus North; girls, 6 p.m., boys to follow. Tickets: $6.
* Friday, June 13 — Indiana at Kentucky at Transylvania Uni., Lexington; girls, 5:30 p.m., boys, 8 p.m. Tickets: $20-30, available at www.kyallstars.net.
* Saturday, June 14 — Indiana vs. Kentucky at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; girls, 5 p.m., boys, to follow. Tickets: $5-100, available through TicketMaster or at the door.
The Hancock County Boys Golf Championship will be played today at Arrowhead Golf Course in Greenfield at 3:30 p.m. The tourney, featuring Eastern Hancock, Greenfield-Central, Mt. Vernon and New Palestine, is 18 holes. Recent team and individual winners:
2013 — MV (166*)/Austin Alexander (38), MV
2012 — MV (340)/Austin Alexander (78), MV
2011 — MV (306)/Grant Givan (74), MV
2010 — MV (336)/Grant Givan (79), MV
2009 — NP (314)/Mitchell Simmons (72), NP
2008 — MV (159*)/Nick Crawford (35), MV
2007 — MV (296)/Phil Wirkkala (70), MV
2006 — MV (305)/Phil Wirkkala (71), MV
All times p.m. unless noted
Boys golf — County tourney at Arrowhead, 3:30
Boys golf — EH at Shelbyville Invite, 8 a.m.
Girls track and field — State Finals, IU, 3
Boys track and field — State Finals, IU, 3