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Busy opening week for high school hoops

Triton Central point guard Taylor Heath floats a shot towards the basket with Morristown guard Rylee Kleine defending on the play

STAFF REPORT

It will be a busy opening weekend of high school hoops. Class 2A No. 1 Triton Central opens its season today at home against Speedway. The Tigers will then travel to North Decatur on Saturday. Waldron has two games this weekend, while Morristown hosts the Kopper Kettle Classic on Saturday. Southwestern, after a win over Park Tudor on Tuesday, returns home Saturday for a contest with South Decatur. Shelbyville opens its season on Nov. 15 at home against Edinburgh. 

The Shelbyville News’ basketball preview special section, which will feature boys and girls previews, will be in the Nov. 23 edition of TSN. 

Thursday

Speedway (0-0) at Triton Central (0-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.

COACHES: Joe Smith, 25-19 in 3rd year at Speedway, 100-49 in 7th year overall. Bryan Graham, 216-50 in 12th year at Triton Central.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Triton Central, 85.96, 28th overall, 2nd in 2A. Speedway, 57.37, 207th overall, 62nd in 3A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: Triton Central, 8-0.

LAST MEETING: Triton Central, 69-26, Nov. 1, 2018.

Friday

Waldron (0-0) at Blue River (0-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.

COACHES: Anthony Thomas, 28-19 in 3rd year at Waldron. Terry Bales, 34-16 in 3rd year at Blue River.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Waldron, 63.93, 153rd overall, 5th in 1A. Blue River, 62.2, 168th overall, 8th in 1A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: Waldron, 1-0.

LAST MEETING: Waldron, 57-51, Nov. 2, 2018.

Saturday

Kopper Kettle Classic at Morristown

Indianapolis Herron (0-0) at Morristown (0-0)

GAME TIME: 10 am ET, Morristown.

COACHES: Lisa Myers, 0-0 in 1st year at Herron. Rachel Kleine, 29-12 in 3rd year at Morristown.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Morristown, 59.84, 188th overall, 11th in 1A. Herron, 22.87, 372nd overall, 100th in 3A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: Morristown, 1-0.

LAST MEETING: Morristown, 57-18, Nov. 3, 2018.

Cascade (0-0) vs. Tri-Central (0-0)

GAME TIME: 11:45 am ET, Morristown.

COACHES: David Carpenter, 49-46 in 5th year at Cascade. Jason Bales, 26-24 in 3rd year at Tri-Central.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Cascade, 51.07, 244th overall, 56th in 2A. Tri-Central, 46.36, 285th overall, 45th in 1A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: No meetings.

Tri (0-0) at Waldron (0-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.

COACHES: Jeff Miller, 185-110 in 14th year at Tri. Anthony Thomas, 28-19 in 3rd year at Waldron.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Waldron, 63.93, 153rd overall, 5th in 1A. Tri, 49.6, 258th overall, 35th in 1A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: No meetings.

Triton Central (0-0) at North Decatur (0-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.

COACHES: Bryan Graham, 216-50 in 12th year at Triton Central. Matt Barker, 61-56 in 6th year at North Decatur.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Triton Central, 85.96, 28th overall, 2nd in 2A. North Decatur, 56.27, 213th overall, 46th in 2A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: Triton Central, 9-3.

LAST MEETING: Triton Central, 58-33, Nov. 3, 2018.

South Decatur (0-1) at Southwestern (1-0)

GAME TIME: 7:30 pm ET.

COACHES: Kelly Fox, 16-77 in 5th year at South Decatur. Noah Stuckey, 54-40 in 5th year at Southwestern.

LAST SEASON’S SAGARIN RATINGS: Southwestern, 58.36, 197th overall, 14th in 1A. South Decatur, 39.34, 324th overall, 80th in 2A.

SERIES LAST 15 YEARS: Southwestern, 15-2.

LAST MEETING: Southwestern, 57-34, Nov. 3, 2018.