Greene County Daily World Sports Sports headlines from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us UPDATED: Miners big lead enough to hold off Owen Valley The Linton-Stockton Miners came out strong in the third quarter, doubling the score on the visiting Owen Valley Patriots 18-9 to take a 19-point lead, 44-25 into the fourth quarter. A 13-2 spurt to... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:00:38 -0500 West Vigo erupts in second half to whip Shakamak 53-35 One half wasn’t enough Saturday night as Shakamak fell to visiting West Vigo 53-35. Coach Nate O’Neall said the Lakers (10-6) had a “great first half,” trailing the Class 3A school by only four... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:36:30 -0500 Lady Wolverines trounce the Lady Mildcats 67-37 SWITZ CITY -- White River Valley proved the Lady Wolverines are mightier creatures than the Lady Cougars The Lady Wolverines (12-8, 6-0 in Southwest Indiana Athletic Conference play) clobbered North... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:25:37 -0500 Sullivan routs struggling Wolverines 75-42 The Wolverines failed to put the ball in the hole Saturday night and visiting Sullivan routed them 75-42. Sullivan (9-6) led 13-9 after one quarter, but outscored White River Valley (3-11) 22-7 in... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:24:23 -0500 Loogootee comes ‘ready to play’ and beats Bloomfield like a gong LOOGOOTEE -- Unlike Daniel, the Bloomfield Cardinals could not escape a lion’s den unscathed. Loogootee (11-6) took a 19-10 lead after one quarter and blew the game wide open by outscoring Bloomfield... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 03:10:14 -0500 Miners withstand North Daviess 3-point barrage, prevail 48-40 ELNORA - On at least a half-dozen occasions the Linton-Stockton Miners have found themselves staring at a double-digit deficit early, this time at North Daviess. Trailing the Cougars 17-6 with the... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:09:11 -0500 Shakamak bests Wolverines 45-32 in defensive struggle The host Wolverines played defense worthy of a homecoming night, but Shakamak prevailed over their hosts to win 45-32. The Lakers overcame inspired defense by White River Valley to pull out the win.... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:54:11 -0500 Eastern controls second and third quarters to beat Bloomfield 63-55 LITTLE CINCINNATI – Both coaches agreed; the second and third quarters proved the difference Friday night as Eastern clipped the wings of visiting Bloomfield 63-55. Eastern (11-5, 3-0 in Southwest... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:49:00 -0500 Wood Memorial needs OT to edge Lady Wolverines 55-50 GIRLS BASKETBALL staff report White River Valley mounted a furious rally Thursday night and caught up with Wood Memorial, but could not go ahead and fell 55-50 in overtime. Wood Memorial (19-1 and... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:07:26 -0500 Shakamak adjusts in second half to beat Eastern 48-36 LITTLE CINCINNATI – Shakamak adjusted its defense at halftime Thursday night to turn a close game into a comfortable 48-36 victory over host Eastern. The Lady Lakers (6-14, 4-3 in Southwest Indiana... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:31:37 -0500 Lady Miners unable to dig out of early hole in loss to Lady Cards Turnovers - and Bloomfield’s sticky defense - contributed to a scoreless first quarter for the Linton Stockton Lady Miners Thursday. The Lady Cardinals defense forced eight turnovers and limited the... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:09:16 -0500 LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Eastern to host benefit fundraiser for Amy Terry AMY TERRY FUNDRAISER AT EASTERN GREENE Eastern Greene is hosting a fundraiser Saturday to benefit Eastern Greene parent Amy Terry. The fundraiser will be a chili supper Saturday, January 21, starting... Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:07:38 -0500 Friends used to play together, now they coach against each other This has been updated to correct a reporter's error about the school at which Nate O'Neall coached girls basketball. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:09:30 -0500 Eastern girls electrocute Lady Eels on the road GIRLS BASKETBALL The Lady Thunderbirds fell on host Eminence like a spring downpour Tuesday, pulverizing the Lady Eels 96-13. Eastern (8-13) took a 24-4 lead after one quarter and expanded the margin... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:36:15 -0500 Indiana coaches name Canty to Tennis Hall of Fame The Indiana High School Tennis Hall of Fame will induct Bloomfield tennis coach Mike Canty into its Hall of Fame Friday, Jan. 27, at its 26th annual induction dinner. A press release said Canty will... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:34:40 -0500 Bloomfield's Canty inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame Five new members will join the Indiana High School Tennis Hall of Fame in the 26th annual induction dinner and ceremony on Friday, Jan. 27. The new inductees will be Mike Canty (Bloomfield), Webb... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:13:46 -0500 Dieball joins Miners 1,000-point club It happened the way it has so many times before. At the five-minute mark in the third quarter of Linton-Stockton’s game against Bloomfield Friday, Josh Dieball nabbed a steal at midcourt and raced in... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:40:54 -0500 Another busy weekend for area preps This weekend features a full slate of boys high school basketball action around the area. Just like last Friday, there are three Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference tilts scheduled for Friday... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:11:49 -0500