DAYTON — The Versailles boys basketball team opened Belmont D-III sectional play with a 61-40 win over Arcanum Saturday.
The Tigers will play Greeneview at 6 p.m. Wednesday in second-round action.
Brett McEldowney led Versailles with 18 points.
Jared Niekamp scored 11 and Justin Ahrens added 10.
DAYTON — In another Belmont D-III sectional game Saturday, the Miami East boys defeated National Trail 60-33.
East will play Brookville at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in second-round action.
Damien Mackesy led Miami East with 18 points.
Brandon Mack scored 14 and Logan West added 12.
fall to Irish
TROY — The Newton boys basketball team couldn’t recover from a slow start, losing 55-50 to Catholic Central Saturday in Troy D-IV sectional action.
The Indians trailed 24-13 at halftime.
Brock Jamison led Newton with 16 points and Brady McBride added 10.
lose to TV
BROOKVILLE — Top seeded Tri-Village knocked off Newton 61-40 in a Brookville D-IV sectional final Saturday.
Tatum McBride scored 20 points for Newton, who finished 17-8.
SIDNEY — The Houston girls basketball team had its season end in a Sidney D-IV sectional final.
The Lady Wildcats lost 48-40 to second seed Jackson Center.