Indiana High School Basketball - North Newton succumbs to WheelerJanuary 7, 2017: Valparaiso, IN 46385
The Wheeler Bearcats topped the visiting North Newton Spartans basketball team by a final score of 64-45 in Saturday's league game.
In their next game, the Bearcats face the Whiting Oilers (Whiting, IN) in a Greater South Shore game, on Friday, January 13. Wheeler will attempt to move on its 11-3 season record. The Oilers enter the game with a 6-3 record after their 59-38 league win over Lake Station Edison (Lake Station, IN).
With the defeat, North Newton moves to 2-8 on the year. The Spartans host Marquette Catholic (Michigan City, IN) to face the Blazers in a Greater South Shore game on Friday, January 13. The Blazers enter the game with a record of 6-5. Marquette Catholic won 73-66 in their recent non-league game against Washington Township (Valparaiso, IN)