Elder, La Salle, St. Xavier Hoops Look To Stay Perfect

12/19/2014

Posted on 12/16/2014 at 7:35pm

Elder, La Salle and St. Xavier – all 3-0 just over a week into the basketball regular season – look to remain undefeated when they face tough non-conference matchups tonight and tomorrow.  Elder is at Northwest tonight before returning to The Pit to host unbeaten Walnut Hills (4-0) – No. 6 in The Enquirer’s Division I weekly coaches’ poll and scheduled to host Anderson tonight.  Elder is No. 4.

No. 3 La Salle faces a tough test tonight, when the Lancers host unbeaten Aiken (5-0) – which is No. 1 in The Enquirer’s Divisions II-IV poll.  The Falcons beat Western Hills, 74-67, on Thursday night.  St. Xavier is off tonight, but the Bombers travel to Centerville Saturday evening to take on the Elks (2-0) – who are at Beavercreek tonight.

Moeller (2-1), which defeated North College Hill, 80-46, in the Mercy Health Tipoff Classic Tuesday, also is off tonight.  The Crusaders face Mt. Healthy (2-0) on the road tomorrow night.  Mt. Healthy is at Little Miami tonight.  All varsity games tip at 7:30 p.m.