Greene County Daily World Sports Sports headlines from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us North Knox D-feats Lady Wolverines 59-36 BICKNELL -- North Knox used its ruthless defense Monday night to trounce visiting White River Valley 59-36. The Lady Warriors (8-1) never trailed as they used a stifling press to hinder WRV’s... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:08:07 -0500 Lady Miners earn split in North Daviess tourney The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners came away with one win and one loss from Saturday's North Daviess tournament, The Lady Miners suffered a setback at the hands of Northeast Dubois, 49-26 in the... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:33:12 -0500 Loogootee races past Lady Thunderbirds Turnovers and subpar shooting have plagued the Esatern Greene Lady Thunderbirds basketball team in three of the past four outings. The trend continued Saturday at Loogootee. Eastern turned the ball... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:41:09 -0500 UPDATED: Miners pull away from Trojans in second OT BROWNSBURG - Linton-Stockton needed eight additional minutes Saturday. But the Miners finally put some distance between themselves and the Covington Trojans in the second extra session.... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:00:15 -0500 Shakamak comes from behind to edge Golden Arrows 56-53 BOYS BASKETBALL Shakamak rallied from a double-digit deficit Saturday night to beat visiting Sullivan 56-53. The Lakers (3-0) trailed 17-6 after the first quarter. They turned up the defensive... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 04:05:58 -0500 Wolverines turn up the heat on offense for first win of the season White River Valley clobbered host North Central 74-29 Saturday night for its first win of the season The Wolverines (1-4) turned in their best offensive performance in a couple of years, said head... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 03:34:52 -0500 Thunderbirds hold off determined Mitchell squad 73-68 LITTLE CINCINNATI -- The Thunderbirds held off several second-half rallies Saturday night to defeat visiting Mitchell 73-68. Eastern (3-1) led 35-26 at halftime, but the Bluejackets (0-3) tried to... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 03:04:03 -0500 Lions hit century mark as they give Union painful lesson DUGGER -- Some Illinois invaders administered a painful lesson to host Union Saturday evening as La Sallette pummeled their hosts 100-37. Union coach Jim Stringer noted the Lions capitalized on their... Sun, 04 Dec 2016 02:01:29 -0500 Lady Wolverines declaw Lady Eagles on the road 52-44 GIRLS BASKETBALL White River Valley shot down the Lady Eagles Thursday night on the road. The Lady Wolverines defeated Brown County 52-44. WRV led 14-9 after one period, but the Lady Eagles (2-5)... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:23:38 -0500 Lakers shoot the lights out in second half to edge Bloomfield 53-50 BLOOMFIELD -- Visiting Shakamak can sip victory from the Keg; the Lakers rallied from a six-point deficit in the fourth quarter Friday night to edge Bloomfield 53-50. The Lakers (2-0 in regular and... Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:18:02 -0500 Brown County registers comeback win over Thunderbirds Brown County finished off Eastern Greene with a 12-3 run over the last 4:08 coming from behind to overtake the Thunderbirds 49-43. The Eagles trailed by three before their closing rally. Ezra Scully... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:47:55 -0500 Second quarter spurt lifts Miners over Eels A 14-0 run over the first six minutes of the second quarter staked the Linton-Stockton Miners to a 20-point lead over the visiting Clay City Eels. And the Miners kept the pressure on. Linton-Stockton... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:42:08 -0500 Vincennes Rivet trounces visiting Lady Cardinals 64-23 GIRLS BASKETBALL A trip to Vincennes ended in disaster for the Lady Cardinals Thursday night. Vincennes Rivet clobbered Bloomfield 64-23. The loss dropped Bloomfield’s record to 2-6 while Rivet... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:18:03 -0500 Shakamak works on D and works over North Central JASONVILLE -- Shakamak used some time off to improve its defense and the result was a 46-32 victory Thursday night over visiting North Central. The Lady Lakers held North Central to 11-44 (25.0... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:12:19 -0500 Patriots give Bloomfield 64-44 lesson in adversity BLOOMFIELD -- Visiting Terre Haute North gave the Cardinals a painful lesson Tuesday night, beating them 64-44. The Patriots steadily pulled away from their hosts and fought off every Bloomfield... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:07:03 -0500 Eastern Greene gets back on track against Linton-Stockton Eastern Greene entered Thursday’s Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference contest at Linton-Stockton riding a three-game losing streak. The Lady Thunderbirds got back on the winning track against... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:51:47 -0500 Pittman Scores Career-High 24 in Earlham home opener RICHMOND, Ind. – The Earlham College women’s basketball team battled Wilmington College to a 40-40 tie after the first half, but the visitors outscored the home squad 22-9 in the third quarter to... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:48:38 -0500 Wabash Valley Classic pairings drawn The Linton-Stockton Miners and Shahamak found out Tuesday who their first-round opponents when the First Finanacial Bank Wabash Valley Classic basketball tournament kicks off Monday, December 26.... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:45:21 -0500