Local roundup – January 4


Trojans handle Giants

Center Grove took care of MIC rival Ben Davis on Wednesday, cruising to a 49-24 victory.

The Trojans got wins by fall from Hunter Branham (106 pounds), Connor Fuhr (138), Sam Hesser (152), Gleason Mappes (160), Jonah Hays (170), Shane Stits (195) and Andrew Rector. Also triumphant on the evening were Alex Petro (120) and Peyton Pruett (145).

Franklin College

Women’s basketball team falls

A cold-shooting night and 24 turnovers proved too much for Franklin College to overcome in a 58-50 loss at Manchester on Wednesday night.

The Grizzlies (3-8, 2-3 HCAC) return to action Saturday at Mount St. Joseph.