West Noble’s Cripe Signs With Bethel University
By: Beth Swary - Wednesday, July 27, 2022

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LIGONIER – West Noble High School senior star basketball player Austin Cripe has signed to play for Bethel University in Mishawaka.

Cripe averages 17 points per game and had played varsity basketball for West Noble High School since he was a freshman.

He scored his 1000 career point back in February almost 1200 points and counting for his high school career.

The 6-foot-3-inch guard is a NECC All-Conference, a Northeast 8 All-Area, and an honorable mention Indiana All-State.

Cripe will join Luke McBride out of Norwell as a Bethel Pilot in the fall of 2023.