Blackford Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 16 - 5
  • Conference Record: N/A

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Varsity Bruins Fall in Opener; JV Wins

The varsity boys basketball team dropped their season opener at BHS on Tuesday 55-36. The Bruins played well in the first and fourth quarters but poor shooting led rough second and third quarters in the loss. Still the young Bruins who played most of the game with underclassmen showed much improvement over last year as

JH Boys Split with West Jay

The 7th grade boys basketball team lost a heart breaker to West Jay last night, 28-25. The Bruins faced a 6 point halftime deficit and outscored West Jay in the second half but it wasn’t enough. Leading the way were Eric Huffman and Drake Hahn with 11 and 10 points respectively. C.J. Shafer chipped in

Lady Bruins Fall to South Adams

The Lady Bruins fell to 0-3 after a 41-22 loss to the visiting Starfires from South Adams. The Lady Bruins were led by Rachel Thomas with 8 points and 8 rebounds and 3 assists. Gretchen Messersmith chipped in 6 points. Kaylee Carfield scored her first 4 points of the year to go along with 8

Bruins to Play in Hoosier Gym on December 9, 2017

The boys basketball game at Alexandria on December 9, 2017 will take place at the Hoosier Gym in Knightstown. Famous for the movie “Hoosiers”, the game will be played on front of a maximum of 650 fans. All 8 conference teams will play that day and each school will get 325 tickets. It will be

Bruins Fall to Eastbrook & Jay County

The varisty boy’s basketball team gave it their best effort but came up short, 52-45, to Eastbrook. Blaine Riddle scored 15 to lead the Bruins. Joel Sharp added 14. On Saturday, the Bruins fell behind early, 13-0, but battled back to within 6 a couple times through the early second quarter before the Patriots pulled away.

Bruins Fall to Yorktown

The varsity boys basketball team fell to Yorktown, 49-28, to fall to 0-10 on the season. Joel Sharp led the Bruins with 15. The JV also dropped their game 53-10 to fall to 1-9. Andrew Beckley led the Bruins with 4 points. The Bruins travel to Mississinewa for a triple-header on Friday night. The frosh

Bruins Boys BB Falls to Alexandria

Alexandria jumped out to a quick 9-0 lead and the Bruins never recovered. Alexandria utilized a full court press that kept the Bruins off balance all night and prevented them from getting into a rhythm. The Bruins were led by senior Jacob Tobey with 8 points and 5 rebounds. Coach Burkhart stated, “This was a

North Miami Boys Basketball Tournament Schedule

Schedule for the North Miami V/JV Boys Basketball Invitational on January 3: JV Tourney 9:00am, North Miami vs North Newton in Auxiliary Gym 11:00am, Bellmont vs Blackford in Auxiliary Gym 6:00pm, Consolation in Auxiliary Gym 8:00pm, Championship in Auxiliary Gym Varsity Tourney 9:00am, Bellmont vs Blackford in Main Gym 11:00pm, North Miami vs North Newton

Union County Varsity Boys Basketball Tournament Schedule

Schedule for the Union County Varsity Boys Basketball Invite on Dec 29 & 30: Tuesday, Dec 29 Gm1: 10:00am, Triton Central vs Lawrenceburg Gm2: 12:00pm, Northeastern vs Southwestern Gm3: 2:00pm, Union Country vs New Washington Gm4: 4:00pm, Monroe Central vs Blackford Gm5: 6:00pm, Loser Gm1 vs Loser Gm2 Gm6: 8:00pm, Loser Gm3 vs Loser Gm4

Bruins Fall to Blue River Valley

The varsity basketball Bruins made a furious comeback in the 2nd half only to fall short of Blue River Valley, 63-55. Blue River had built a 17 point lead in the third quarter that the Bruins whittled to a 5 point deficit with a 12-0 run heading to the 4th quarter. According to Coach Burkhart, “(The) effort