The Western Boone 8th grade boys basketball team was in action Tuesday night as they took on the traveling Athenians of Crawfordsville. The Stars lost their opening game to the Athenians by a score of 41-32. The Stars struggled early, but were able to battle hard and come within 4 points in the fourth quarter. They were led in scoring by John Harlos with 10 points and Elliott Young with 9 points.
The Stars will be back in action Thursday as they travel to Tri West. The 7th grade will play first at 5:30 with the 8th grade following.