WASHINGTON, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – The Barr-Reeve Vikings defeated the Washington Hatchets 54-41 behind 26 points from Hagen Knepp. In other action the Linton Miners defeated Indy Metro 65-56 in their season opener. Joey Hart had 30 points in the victory for Linton. Also the Terre Haute North Patriots topped Mooresville 58-53 as Colin Frank had 14 and Mark Hankins added 12.
In other scores around the area: Sullivan won on the road at South Knox 61-59. Randy Kelley had 22 points for the Golden Arrows and Rocco Roshel finished with 19. In Illinois the Paris Tigers won their first game of the year over Georgetown Ridge 56-35.