Thursday night was a big night for the Western Boone Stars boys' basketball team. Particularly for Riggs Baxter as he scored his 1000th career point. Also, the Stars won their game against the Speedway Sparkplugs.



Western Boone won 67-66.



Riggs Baxter scored 32 points tonight. Kaleb McCloskey shot in 20 points, aiding Baxter.



The Stars will play next Feb. 17 against Tri-West at home. Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m.







Speedway 66, Western Boone 67



Sparkplugs: Davon Klotz 19, Anthony Jones 16, Shannon Hall 14, Chris Valentine 6, Sam Ahrens 5, Brady Shall 4, D'ante Wilcher 2, Andrew Fritz 0, Isaiah Hubbard 0, Joe Cauran 0. Totals 29-60 3-8 66



Stars: Riggs Baxter 13-15 6-7 32, Kaleb McCloskey 5-11 8-9 20, Jason Smith 2-5 1-2 6, Marshall Hodgen 1-3 2-4 5, Zach McManns 2-6 0-0 4, Andrew Westmoreland 0-1 0-0 0, Hayes Henderson 0-0 0-0 0 Total 23-41 17-22 66



Rebounds Speedway 25, Western Boone 26 (McCloskey 11); Assists Western Boone 16 (McMann 6).