Area Girls Basketball Scores Saturday (11-9)Lawrenceburg 47 Batesville 40Batesville was led in scoring by Catherine Raab with 19 points.The JV Lady Bulldogs fell in their home opener 27-20 against a tough Lawrenceburg team. The Lady’s played excellent team defense but struggled on offense to make shots. Leading the way for the bulldogs was Emma Weiler with 8. Calley Kaiser added 6 followed by Sarah Ripperger with 3. Rounding out the scoring was Carley Pride with 2 and Gabby Elston with 1. Greensburg 56 Jac-Cen-Del 35Hauser 41 South Ripley 35Heritage Christian 61 East Central 53Union County 57 Milan 27Triton Central 75 North Decatur 41SW-Shelby 66 South Decatur 51Waldron 49 Tri 33SW-Hanover 65 Crothersville 47South Dearborn TourneyNew Washington 62 South Dearborn 35Perry Meridian 45 Lafayette Jeff 26Consolation-Lafayette Jeff 57 South Dearborn 40Championship-Perry Meridian 57 New Washington 27Morristown TourneyMorristown 68 Indy Herron 27Cascade 62 Tri-Central 37Consolation-Tri-Central 58 Indy Herron 23Championship-Cascade 48 Morristown 35Southport ClassicSouthport 65 Indy Ritter 41Decatur Central 60 Connersville 30Consolation-Indy Ritter 55 Connersville 35Championship-Southport 35 Decatur Central 26Friday (11-8)Batesville 44 Hauser 40Batesville was led in scoring by Carlie Werner with 23 points.The JV Lady Bulldogs won their season opener against a scrappy Hauser team 32-19. The Bulldogs played great team defense! Sarah Ripperger led the team with 4 steals and multiple deflections. The dogs were led in scoring by Calley Kaiser with 10, and Emma Weiler with 8. Gabby Elston added 6 with a couple nice assists. Ava Hanson added two big baskets, with Olivia Raab and Sarah Ripperger rounding out the scoring with 2. Austin 51 South Ripley 40Franklin County 70 Rising Sun 32Blue River 50 Waldron 44Rushville 68 New Castle 37Henryville 44 SW-Hanover 36Edinburgh 86 Indy Metro 19Jennings County 79 Rock Creek Academy 5
Witnesses said the 4-year-old tried to grab a toy and that’s when the dog turned on the little girl.“She got chewed up pretty bad — cheek, back of the head, her ear, inner thigh,” said Mike Gonzalez, who also lives nearby.Animal Services did not remove the dog Monday night, but officials said the owner planned to surrender the canine Tuesday. The dog, named Troy, is a male terrier mix.The young girl was taken to Kendall Regional Hospital. Police did not release the child’s identity. A 4-year-old girl underwent emergency surgery Monday after she was attacked by a dog in Southwest Miami-Dade.The child was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition after the incident happened on Southwest 161st Street and 154th Court, officials said. The family’s pet attacked the young girl inside the home.David Fernandez, who lives next door, said he heard screaming before he saw the girl with bloody wounds to her face and leg.