MOUNT BLANCHARD — Riverdale put three players in double digits Monday evening as the Falcons downed Hardin Northern 45-33 in non-league action.

Hanna Breidenbach led the Falcons (1-1) with 12 points, while Danielle Searfoss and Carrigan Vent both had 11 points.

Riverdale outscored the Polar Bears in every quarter as they had a 13-9 lead after eight minutes and were up 23-18 at halftime. The Falcons continued to pull away with a 10-8 third quarter scoring margin before finishing the contest with a 12-7 scoring advantage.

Maddie Grappy led the Polar Bears (0-2) with a game high 15 points and three rebounds. Aliya Obenour finished with six points, while Makailey Cook and Emma Martin both pulled down four rebounds.

Hardin Northern won the junior varsity contest 21-12 as Lauren Lenhart had 11 points. Lily Farrow had six points for Riverdale.

Botkins 56

Hardin Northern 21

DOLA — Botkins turned in an excellent defensive performance Friday night as the Trojans topped Hardin Northern 56-21 in the non-league season opener for both teams.

The Trojans held the Polar Bears to single digit scoring in each quarter and an 18 percent shooting night (7-of-38) from the field. Botkins also forced 27 Hardin Northern turnovers in the game.

Botkins had a 20-6 lead after one quarter and were up 30-12 at halftime.

Boston Paul paced the Trojans with 17 points and Aleah Johnson finished with 16 points. Cramen Heuker added 12 points to the Botkins win.

Maddie Grappy led the Polar Bears with nine points and five rebounds and Bella Wilson grabbed five rebounds. Emma Martin and Quinn Stewart-Evans both had four points for Hardin Northern.

Botkins won the junior varsity contest 15-9. Emma Martin had five points to lead the Polar Bears.