Monroe Central Boys Varsity Basketball

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Bears keep “The Shoe” with 56-55 win over Falcons

Monroe Central came out after halftime dialing in their inner-Seth Curry en route to a 56-55 win over Winchester Thursday night. It was the 3rd straight win for the Bears over the Falcons and the 4th in the last five meetings. There were 15 three-pointers hit in the game and both teams used that momentum

Bears host Winchester on Pink Out Night

Tonight county rivals Winchester and Monroe Central will lock horns in a weekday game. On paper this looks to be a great match up. Winchester started the year 1-7 and has gone 4-4 in its last 8 games. Three of the Falcons losses this year have come in overtime. Senior guard Boo Ennis leads the

Nash ties school record in Bears’ 2 OT win

A 14 turnover half. A 16 point half. A 17-point 3rd quarter deficit. That doesn’t exactly add up to sounding like a recipe for victory. But the effort from all of the Bears and a 38 point second half from senior Israel Nash helped overcome the flu bug that bit Monroe Central hard this week.

Nash named to Super Hoops 2nd team at Hoosier Gym

Saturday there were 6 games at the Super Hoops event at Hoosier Gym in Knightstown. Israel Nash who scored 20 points in the Bears 57-52 loss to Yorktown was named to the 2nd team during the day.  The All-Tourney teams were voted on by the media that covered all the games and the Super Hoops

Bears fall at Homecoming, Hoosier Gym over weekend

The Golden Bears started slow both Friday and Saturday, rallied back, and took a pair of losses in the process. Friday night at Homecoming, a big Eastern Hancock team (11-3) fended off a second half rally to defeat Monroe Central 70-55. The Royals defeated Shenandoah Saturday night to move into first place in the MEC.

Bears fall short to league-leading Shenandoah

Monroe Central could not fend off league-leading Shenandoah Saturday as the Raiders rallied for a 60-55 victory on their home court. The Bears got off to a slow start and trailed 13-9 after the first quarter. After a scoreless first quarter, Israel Nash had 8 second quarter points to pull MC within 26-25 at the

Bears 3-peat of County titles is a 1st for MC

For the first time ever, Monroe Central’s boys basketball team has won three straight Randolph County boys basketball titles. Saturday night the Bears won the title over Union City, 65-24. The win capped a 2nd sweep in a row of the titles as both boys and girls brought home the county trophies. It is only

Bears beat Rebels, win ‘shoe’ back, advance to title game

With a chance for a County three-peat on the line, Monroe Central’s boys showed a lot of fight. Trailing most of the game, the Bears fought back several times. With under a minute to go, a late basket and 1-of-2 free throws from Will Jones with 2 seconds remaining in the game gave the Bears

Bears get opportunity to retake Horseshoe, continue march for 3-peat tonight

Monroe Central will get an opportunity to avenge an earlier loss this season, retake possession of the County Shoe, and continue their journey toward a third Randolph County title. Randolph Southern handed the Bears their first loss of the year less than a month ago. The Rebels defeated Winchester by one point for the 2nd

Bruin frosh sets state record in 69-68 win over Bears

It was a back and forth battle from the opening tip. Blackford’s biggest lead came in the first quarter at 10-2 while Monroe Central led 38-30 shortly into the 3rd quarter. Bruin phenom Luke Brown hit 1-of-2 free throws with 10.4 seconds left in the game and a drive and miss by the Bears gave