Whitko falls to Tippy Valley
From left, Whitkoâ€™s Logan Irwin, Viking Jeffery Tillman and Colin Nicodemus block out after a free throw.
SOUTH WHITLEY â€” After having as much as a 25-16 lead in the second quarter over Three Rivers Conference Foe Tippecanoe Valley, the Vikings rallied to win 59-40 in Friday nightâ€™s boys basketball game at Whitko.
Former Wildcat Coach and current Tippy Valley Head Coach Bill Patrick added to his countless number of wins on Whitkoâ€™s court.
Patrick was inducted into the Whitko Hall of Fame before the game.
Two of Tippy Valleyâ€™s top scorers, Tanner Andrews and Nick Kindig, kicked off the game with the opening four points, their first of 37, collectively.
Wildcat Alex Stoddard started the second quarter with a bucket, followed by six more Logan Irwin points and two from Colin Nicodemus gave the â€™Cats a 26-21 lead at halftime.
The Vikings scored 17 third-quarter points while holding Whitko to nine, taking back the lead, 38-35.
Tippy finished with a 59-40 win.
Whitko is back in action Wednesday at Plymouth.
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