New Palestine Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 1 - 1
  • Conference Record: N/A

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Boys basketball wins homecoming tilt

The New Palestine boys basketball team used a 29-point second quarter Friday to pull away to a dominant 65-41 victory over Yorktown. The Dragons improved to 9-5 on the season and 4-1 in HHC play. NP has won four of its last five games. Matthew True hit four 3-pointers and scored 14 points in the second frame

Weekend hoops preview: Dragons vs. Yorktown/Rushville

After playing seven of their last eight on the road, the New Palestine boys basketball team returns to the Dragons’ Den this weekend for two home games, beginning Friday with homecoming against HHC foe Yorktown. The 1989 team, which set a school record with 21 wins and advanced to the regional championship game, will be honored

Boys basketball falls at Franklin

The New Palestine boys basketball team built a nine-point lead in the first half Monday, but a big third-quarter rally by host Franklin propelled the Grizzly Cubs to a 62-57 victory over the Dragons. NP fell to 8-5 on the season. Franklin improved to 10-6. The Dragons built an early lead thanks to Matthew True’s

Saturday events postponed

Two sporting events scheduled for Saturday have been postponed due to the forecast for inclement weather. The four-way gymnastics at New Castle has been canceled. The boys basketball game at Franklin has been postponed to Monday. The Dragon JV and varsity teams will play at 6 p.m. Monday at Franklin. The freshman team will play

Boys basketball balance beats Roncalli

The New Palestine boys basketball team used strong balance and outstanding free throw shooting Friday to beat host Roncalli 67-60. Matthew True scored eight of his game-high 18 points in the fourth quarter, including hitting 6-of-6 from the line, to help the Dragons seize the lead and put the game away. After a close first

Weekend hoops preview: Dragons at Roncalli/Franklin

The New Palestine basketball teams are back in action this weekend, completing a four-game road swing at Roncalli and Franklin. Given the possibility of inclement weather Saturday, please visit @NPHSDragons on Twitter for the latest weather information.  Friday: Dragons (7-4) at Roncalli (4-8) Site: Roncalli HS (directions) Broadcast: New Pal Radio Time: JV 6 p.m., V 7:30 p.m. Saturday:

Boys basketball beats Mooresville in OT

The New Palestine boys basketball team rallied from a late deficit to force overtime, then pulled away to a 61-54 victory Monday at Mooresville. The Dragons trailed 43-39 in the fourth quarter after Mooresville opened the final frame on a six-point run. Matthew True scored on a driving shot to cut the deficit to two midway

Weekend events rescheduled

Two NPHS varsity sporting events have been rescheduled. They were both were postponed Jan. 12, 2019 due to a heavy snowfall in Central Indiana. Varsity wrestling will contest the Hoosier Heritage Conference championship Saturday, Jan. 19 at Pendleton Heights, with wrestling beginning at 8:30 a.m. The varsity/JV boys basketball games at Mooresville have been rescheduled to Monday,

Boys basketball takes HHC road win

The New Palestine boys basketball team used a hot start to build a double-digit lead, but strong resilience allowed them to seize a 71-65 victory Friday at Pendleton Heights. The Dragons led 19-5 after a quarter as Matthew True and Dawson Eastes sparked a hot start with two early 3-pointers. True scored six of his game-high

Weekend hoops preview: Dragons at PH/Mooresville

The New Palestine basketball teams will both be in action tonight at Pendleton Heights, with the 15th-ranked girls looking to wrap up an unbeaten HHC championship, while the boys look to improve to 3-1 in the conference. The Dragon boys then travel to Mooresville for a Saturday tilt. Given the possibility of inclement weather Saturday,