AROUND THE HORN
Shivers sets Notre Dame record
NOTRE DAME, Ind. — University of Notre Dame senior Anthony Shivers broke his own school record in the men’s weight throw at the Meyo Invitational on Friday.
Shivers, who was a two-time state discus champion at Salem High School, finished sixth with a personal-best toss of 66-feet-6 on his sixth and final attempt. It is the fourth-best throw in the Atlantic Coast Conference and 28th-best in the country this season.
“I had a good week in practice, so I was expecting some better results — better than previous weeks,” Shivers said. “That was a good mark. I was happy with where I was at. It’s an important step going forward. It’s nice getting back in stride as we head into the postseason.”
Indiana junior Andrew Miller won at 69-7 1/2, breaking the school record he set last week.
Forty-two schools competed in the weekend event at the Loftus Sports Center.
Rebel Hoops Classic set
COLUMBIANA — The Crestview Rebels Hoops Club is running the Rebel Hoops Classic Basketball Tournament for boys and girls in the fifth and sixth grades.
There will be separate girls and boys divisions for both grades. The tournament will be held March 10, 11, 15, 17 and 18 at Crestview schools.
Deadline to enter is March 4. For entry forms, call Herman Miller at (330) 692-3690 or (330) 482-4648. Proceeds will benefit the Crestview boys and girls basketball teams.