Greene County Daily World Sports Sports headlines from the Greene County Daily World newspaper in Linton, Indiana en-us Season comes to an end for Lady Thunderbirds BICKNELL - For the second year in a row the Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds ran into a Class 2A state-ranked contender in the volleyball sectional semifinal. And for the second straight time, the... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:30:24 -0400 Lady Miners hand on, advance to sectional final BICKNELL - An all-too-familiar scene played itself out yet again before Linton-Stockton volleyball coach Scott Vanderkolk Saturday. Countless times this season, the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners have... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 16:43:40 -0400 Miners run over Braves in sectional opener The Linton-Stockton Miners demonstrated why they’re the prohibitive favorite to win Class A Sectional 48 in Friday’s first-round sectional game against the Tecumseh Braves at Roy Williams Field. The... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 02:53:42 -0400 Thunderbirds come out strong to clip Blackhawks 41-7 LITTLE CINCINNATI -- What a difference a little enthusiasm made. Eastern (8-2) thumped visiting Springs Valley (4-6) 41-7 Friday night in the opening game of the sectional. Head coach Joey Paridean... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:43:49 -0400 Clayton relates London Colts experience It’s not every day a high school teacher who doubles as a part-time radio broadcaster has the opportunity to take a trip to London. But Linton-Stockton High School teacher Darren Clayton, who... Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:01:58 -0400 Shakamak Senior Finishing Strong This weekend Liz Bredeweg, Shakamak Senior, makes her fourth and final appearance at the semi-state level in high school cross country. This driven 17-year-old made her debut, and the first and only... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:56:36 -0400 WRV opens sectional campaign against winless North Central White River Valley will try to clip the wings of the Lady Thunderbirds in Saturday’s sectional action. The Lady Wolverines will take on North Central at 1 p.m. Saturday in the bye game of the White... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:11:13 -0400 Bloomfield slaughters Lady Eels to begin sectional SWITZ CITY -- Bloomfield massacred Eminence Thursday night in the first round of the White River Valley Volleyball Sectional. The Lady Cardinals (11-16) easily triumphed 25-4, 25-4, 25-11 as Eminence... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:05:43 -0400 Clay City rallies in fourth set to beat Shakamak SWITZ CITY -- Shakamak trailed Clay City two sets to one Thursday night in the second game of the White River Valley Volleyball Sectional, but enjoyed a 12-9 lead in the fourth. An error gave the... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:01:57 -0400 Program building continues at Eastern Greene It took 13 varsity seasons. But in Joey Paridaen’s second season as head coach, the Eastern Greene Thunderbirds enjoyed the best season in the brief history of the football program. The T-Birds... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:24:48 -0400 Lady Miners knock off North Knox in sectional opener BICKNELL - Linton-Stockton volleyball coach Scott Vanderkolk said his Lady Miners squad was motivated and confident heading into Thursday’s opening match of Class 2A Sectional 47 against North Knox.... Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:18:43 -0400 Miners begin postseason quest Friday The road to Lucas Oil Stadium begins Friday for 321 high school football teams across Indiana as the 44th Annual IHSAA Football State Tournament gets underway with the first round of sectional play.... Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:11:51 -0400 Miners, T-Birds ready for sectional play The regular season is in the rearview mirror. Now the “second season” begins for 398 teams at 64 sectional sites as the 45th Annual IHSAA Volleyball State Tournament gets underway this week. The... Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:06:06 -0400 Lady Cards win Junior High SWIAC The Bloomfield eighth grade volleyball team won the SWIAC October 15 at Shakamak. This is the first time in 19 years Bloomfield has won the volleyball SWIAC. The Lady Cardinals defeated Clay City,... Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:02:15 -0400 Brayden Deckard plays many positions for Thunderbirds Brayden Deckard has worn many helmets for the Eastern football team this season. Deckard started four games at quarterback earlier in the season, replacing fellow senior Jeffrey Graham who was out... Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:34:00 -0400 Five county runners advance out of Bedford Regional BEDFORD – Five Greene County runners, three girls and two boys, advanced out of the Bedford-North Lawrence Regional Saturday morning. Liz Bredeweg and Jacy Collins, both of Shakamak, and Sierra Ford... Mon, 17 Oct 2016 22:52:21 -0400 Cornelius Advances to Brown County Semistate White River Valley harrier Brayton Cornelius joins elite company by advancing from the very competitive Brown County Regional. Cornelius ran a personal record - by 20 seconds - time of 16:50.23 to... Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:53:29 -0400 Miners prepared to go the distance With the majority of their games decided early, playing all four quarters is something the Linton-Stockton Miners starting unit has not had a lot of experience with. Not since Monrovia in Week Three... Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:53:04 -0400