On opening night of the Sacred Heart basketball season, the Sacred Heart boys beat Russellville, 65-52.

Carter Rice led the Gremlins with 19 points. Coen Brown added 18 and Grant Goodwin chipped in 14 as the Gremlins start 1-0 on the year.

Next up, the Grems travel to St. Pauls at Concordia on Monday.

Randy Kirby