8th graders claim Rivertown title


The eighth grade boys basketball team from Switzerland County Middle School continued its outstanding season on Saturday by winning the Rivertown Classic Tournament.

In the opening game, the Pacers defeated Greendale by a score of 33-25.

Calen Otter led the Pacers with 10 points in the game, while Keegan Kincaid finished with nine and Josh Yeary had five.

Anthony Dasis had three points; and Brady Scudder, Nathan Smith, and Anthony Dennis each had two.

In the championship game, the Pacers defeated South Dearborn by a score of 36-24.

Keegan Kincaid led the way in the finale, scoring 11 points; and Calen Otter and Nathan Smith each finished with eight. Anthony Dennis added five points; and Brady Scudder wrapped up the scoring with four.


Last Thursday the Pacers defeated Rising Sun by a score of 48-27.

Calen Otter had an outstanding game, finishing with 15 points to lead all scorers. Keegan Kincaid was right behind in the balanced scoring attack for the Pacers, adding 13 points.

Brady Scudder had nine points; Nathan Smith had six; Josh Yeary had a three-pointer; and Anthony Dennis had two.

Brandon Roeder is the team’s coach.