Greene County Daily World Sports Sports headlines from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us WRV 6th grader to play in Junior All-American Games WRV 6th grader to play in Junior All-American Games WRV 6th grader, Alex Overman, will be playing in the 2016 Junior All-American Games fueled by Gatorade in Venice, Florida over Thanksgiving... Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:15:14 -0400 Lady Miners drop another four-setter A fine season for the Sullivan Lady Arrows got just a little bit finer Tuesday at Linton. And the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners continued a season-long trend of starting strong but failing to sustain... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:12:38 -0400 Eastern squares off against Wildcats on Alumni Night Eastern will try to tame the Wildcats at 8 p.m. Friday as it hosts Mt. Vernon on Alumni Night. The Wildcats (0-6) havenít won a game, but coach Joey Paridean doesnít expect an easy night. He said... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:09:37 -0400 Lady Patriots give Shakamak painful experience in volleyball JASONVILLE -- Terre Haute North administered a harsh lesson to their hosts Tuesday night by sweeping the Lady Lakers in volleyball. The Lady Patriots defeated Shakamak 25-6, 25-4, 25-16. The loss... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:08:15 -0400 Resurgent Warriors staging an uprising Coming off a 3-7 2015 campaign, the North Knox Warriors are enjoying a bit of a resurgence this season. Fridayís Linton-Stockton homecoming opponent is fresh off a 20-18 win over 3A Vincennes... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:07:18 -0400 Eastern gets a big kick out of the North Central victory Easternís victory at North Central Friday night came down to an unusual twist on the most routine of scoring plays. Only 7:24 remained in the game, which had seen Eastern trail all the way, when... Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:34:08 -0400 The Meurers: Like Father, Like Son ELNORA - Small, tightly-knit football communities all across America share a long-standing tradition of multiple generations playing for the hometown team. Sons have followed fathers and grandfathers... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:51:17 -0400 T-Birds canít quite match Starsí power LITTLE CINCINNATI - The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds fought gamely and hung with Bedford North Lawrence for most of the match. But the Lady Thunderbirds couldnít match the Lady Starsí firepower... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:44:42 -0400 Bloomfield overcomes poor passing, serve receive to sweep South Knox BLOOMFIELD -- The Lady Cardinals overcame their errors Monday night to defeat visiting South Knox in volleyball. The Lady Cardinals (9-11) swept South Knox 25-15, 25-18, 25-22. Coach Laura Rose said... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:44:28 -0400 LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lady Miners runner-up in Speedway volleyball invite Linton-Stockton finished as runner-up in Saturdayís Speedway volleyball invitational, winning two matches but falling in the championship match. The Lady Miners defeated host Speedway 25-17, 25-15... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:41:25 -0400 Both Eastern teams fare well at Shakamak Invitational Both Thunderbird teams cracked the top five of the Shakamak Cross Country Invitational Saturday morning. The hosts didn't do too badly themselves as the Laker girls finished third as a team and the... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:39:50 -0400 Heat, Tindley Tigers overwhelm Bulldogs DUGGER - On a hot Saturday afternoon in Dugger the combination of the heat and the Tindley Tigers were too much for the Dugger Union Bulldogs to overcome. The mercury read 92 degrees for the 2 p.m.... Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:10:34 -0400 Eastern wins battle of the Thunderbirds to take conference championship FARMERSBURG -- The toe of a kicker decided the battle of the Thunderbirds Friday night at North Central. Eastern tied the game at 28-all when Caleb Hamilton danced in from the 11 with 7:24 left in... Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:24:46 -0400 Cougars canít keep up with Miner Express ELNORA - For the second week in a row, it didnít take the Linton-Stockton Miners long to overpower an undermanned opponent. In a dominant performance, the Miners put up 35 first-quarter points en... Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:47:17 -0400 Third-set rally cannot carry Lady Bulldogs past Martinsville DUGGER -- The Lady Bulldogs staged a tremendous rally Thursday night to win the third set, but it didnít prove enough as they fell to visiting Martinsville, IL, in volleyball. Union fell 10-25,... Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:22:20 -0400 Bulldogs want to keep momentum going against Tindley The Bulldogs will try to tame the Tigers as Union hosts Charles A. Tindley Accelerated School at 2 pm Saturday in football. Union (1-3) has never beaten the Tigers (1-4) in four football games in as... Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:19:55 -0400