Indiana High School Basketball - Manchester nips BellmontJanuary 22, 2019: Decatur, IN 46733
Manchester Squires (North Manchester, IN) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Bellmont Braves (Decatur, IN), 56-52 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Manchester upgrades its record to 8-6 on the campaign. The Squires host Tippecanoe Valley (Akron, IN) to play the Vikings in a Three Rivers bout on Friday, January 25. The Vikings come into the bout with a record of 7-7. Tippecanoe Valley lost 83-82 in their recent league bout against Southwood (Wabash, IN)
Next up, the Braves play the Huntington North Vikings (Huntington, IN) in a Northeast 8 bout, on Thursday, January 24. Bellmont will attempt to upgrade on its 9-4 season record. The Vikings come into the bout with a 11-3 record after their 41-29 league win over Columbia City (Columbia City, IN).