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T-Birds sectional hopes shot down by Marksmen (10/24/14)
LITTLE CINCINNATI - Eastern Greene closed out its season with a 47-32 loss at home to the Tell City Marksmen in the first round of the playoffs in Class 2A Sectional 40 Friday night. On Eastern Greene's first possession, Briar Martindale's pass was intercepted by Tell City's C.J. ...
Miners cruise to sectional victory (10/24/14)
In a first-round high school football game in the Class A Sectional 48, the host Linton-Stockton Miners scored 39 points in just over nine minutes and cruised to a 67-6 victory over the Trojans at Roy Williams Field Friday night. It was the 15th consecutive win by the Miners (9-1) over the Trojans, who concluded the regular season with a 0-10 record. Sixth-ranked Linton-Stockton leads the all-time series 16-1...
Local football sectional pairings (10/24/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SECTIONALS OCT. 24, 31 & NOV. 7 Courtesy www.johnharrell.net CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Friday, Oct. 24 G1 - Southridge 28, Sullivan 27 G2 - Evansville Mater Dei 48, Forest Park 6 G3 - Tell City 47, Eastern Greene 32 G4 - North Posey 49, South Spencer 16...
First round IHSAA sectional football scores (10/24/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY SECTIONALS FIRST ROUND CLASS A SECTIONAL 48 Linton-Stockton 67, Wood Memorial 6 CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Tell City 47, Eastern Greene 32 STATE SCORES CLASS 6A Sectional 1 Lake Central 41, Lafayette Jeff 6 Sectional 2...
Spikers from BHS, WRV left a lasting impression (10/24/14)
CLAY CITY - Some of my most memorable moments as a sports writer have come during a high school volleyball match. And although a first-round contest might not normally seem like much, especially when a team wins three straights sets, but Thursday night at the Class A Clay City Sectional 47 here was the exception...
Eastern Greene loses to South Knox at volleyball sectional (10/23/14)
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Lady Miners beat Sullivan to advance (10/23/14)
LITTLE CINCINNATI - The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners avenged a regular season loss to rival Sullivan, winning their first-round sectional matchup with the Lady Arrows 25-18, 24-26, 25-20, and 25-19 on the opening night of the Eastern Greene volleyball sectional...
High school sectional volleyball scores, pairings (10/23/14)
47. Eastern Greene Sectional(6) Thursday, Oct. 23 M1: South Knox d Eastern Greene, 20-25, 25-16, 25-15, 25-18. M2: Linton-Stockton d. Sullivan, 25-18, 24-26, 25-20, 25-19. Saturday, Oct. 25 M3: South Knox vs. Linton-Stockton, 10 a.m. M4: North Knox vs. North Central (Farmersburg), 11:30 a.m...
Bloomfield defeats WRV at Class A Sectional (10/23/14)
By B.J. Hargis Sports Editor CLAY CITY - After letting an early lead slip away in sets one and two, White River Valley rallied to go ahead 23-22, 25-24 and 27-26 in set two. But Bloomfield tied things at 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 before scoring the final two points of the set and went on to post a 25-21, 30-28, 25-20 victory over the Lady Wolverines in a high school volleyball match here at the Class A Clay City Sectional 47 Thursday night...
North Central defeats WRV to win junior high SWIAC volleyball tournament title (10/22/14)
North Central defeated North Daviess, Linton-Stockton and White River Valley in the championship match to win the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference junior high volleyball tournament on Oct. 18 at Shakamak. WRV had beaten Clay City and Shakamak to advance to the title match...
Heaton, Chesnut earn post season honors (10/22/14)
The Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association recently announced its all-District teams for the 2014 season. Bloomfield's No. 1 doubles team of Hunter Heaton and Alex Chestnut were named to the District 7 squad. Heaton and Chestnut were sectional champions and finished the season with a 20-4 mark while playing at No. 1 doubles...
Dugger Union volleyball team concludes season (10/22/14)
Lady Cards getting healthy for sectional (10/21/14)
BLOOMFIELD - Bloomfield volleyball starters Kylee Moody, Harlee Sullivan, and Aubrey Adams have all missed significant playing time this season due to injuries, but all three have returned to action just in time for sectional play. "These three players are a really big part of our team," Lady Cardinals coach Ashlea Dunkerly said...
Miners ranked No 6 in final poll (10/21/14)
Linton-Stockton ended up sixth in the final Class A Top 10 high school football poll, which was released Tuesday afternoon by The Associated Press. The 8-1 Miners will take a seven-game winning streak into sectional play at 7:30 p.m. Friday against Wood Memorial at home...
Eastern Greene to face Tell City in sectional opener (10/21/14)
The Eastern Greene Thunderbirds look to get back on track following a two-game losing skid when they host the Tell City Marksmen in the opening round of Class 2A Sectional 40. This will be the first meeting between the two high school football teams...
Local high school football sectional pairings (10/21/14)
H.S. Football Sectionals INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SECTIONALS OCT. 24, 31 & NOV. 7 Courtesy www.johnharrell.net CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Friday, Oct. 24 G1 - Southridge (6-3) at Sullivan (5-4) G2 - Forest Park (1-8) at Evansville Mater Dei (9-0) G3 - Tell City (2-7) at Eastern Greene (5-4), 7:30 p.m...
Miners to open sectional at home against Wood Memorial (10/21/14)
No. 6 Linton-Stockton will open defense of its sectional championship in Class A with a home game Friday night against the Wood Memorial Trojans. The two former Southwest Seven Conference foes did not play in the regular season this fall as the 8-1 Miners tried to upgrade their schedule...
Volleyball sectionals set to begin Thursday (10/21/14)
Eastern Greene volleyball coach Gina Ingram has said that one of the team goals she and her players had set for themselves was to win the SWIAC conference championship. Having accomplished that with a win over Shakamak - and finishing undefeated in conference play with a 7-0 record - the Lady Thunderbirds now set their sights on a second goal of winning the sectional championship...
Miners finish junior-varsity season undefeated (10/20/14)
The Linton-Stockton junior varsity football team completed a perfect season on the road Monday night. The Miners (8-0) defeated host Springs Valley 21-2. Chance Howard scored on a 66-yard TD run in the first quarter and Luke Wilson kicked the PAT for a 7-0 Miner advantage...
Sectional tickets on sale at Linton-Stockton (10/20/14)
Tickets for the Wood Memorial at Linton-Stockton sectional football game will be on sale daily at Linton-Stockton High School until noon Friday in Lou Baker's office. Tickets are $6 and Miner Pride Passes cannot be accepted for admission to IHSAA State Tournament events...
Eight area runners advance to semistate out of BNL Regional (10/18/14)
BEDFORD - Five area boys and three area girls advanced to next week's Brown County Semistate cross country meet. The top five teams and the top ten individuals not on an advancing team advanced out of the Bedford North Lawrence Regional here Saturday...
Chesnut and Heaton fall at regional (10/18/14)
Bloomfield's No. 1 doubles team of Alex Chestnut and Hunter Heaton were beaten Saturday morning by the undefeated team of Ryan Day and Jacob Quinkert of Providence 7-5, 6-2 but they didn't go down without a fight in the semifinals of the Bedford North Lawrence Regional...
Bulldogs finish on winning note (10/18/14)
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Davis dealing with more than just running (10/18/14)
NASHVILLE - Although some fans might argue this point, sports is not a life or death proposition. But sometimes, life intervenes and intrudes in the world of sports. Such has been the case for White River Valley junior Buddy Davis. The cross country runner was staring at the real world right in the face when he grandfather John Davis was killed on Oct. 10 in a home explosion, the night before the sectional...
Davis qualifies for cross country semistate (10/18/14)
NASHVILLE - After just missing advancing to the boys cross country semistate a year ago, White River Valley's Buddy Davis advanced out of the Brown County Regional here Saturday at Eagle Park. Davis, who finished 22nd overall with a time of 17 minutes and 13.22 seconds, was ninth as an individual not on the five qualifying teams...
UPDATED: Thunderbirds lose at Tecumseh, 28-14 (10/17/14)
Tecumseh defeated visiting Eastern Greene 28-14 in a high school football game at Lynnville Friday night. The Thunderbirds dropped to 5-4. This story will be updated.
Indiana High School Football Scores (10/17/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY LOCALLY Linton-Stockton 46, North Central 0 Tecumseh 28, Eastern Greene 14 Martin County at Dugger Union, 7 p.m. Saturday STATE SCORES Alexandria 38, Eastbrook 21 Andrean 26, Lowell 14 Attica 52, Turkey Run 0...
Miners blank North Central; extend winning streak to seven (10/17/14)
FARMERSBURG - Linton-Stockton continued its winnings ways. The Class A No. 6 Miners scored 32 points in the second half as they pulled away from North Central, posting a 46-0 victory over the host Thunderbirds here Friday night in the regular-season finale for both squads...
Junior varsity still unbeaten (10/17/14)
The Linton-Stockton junior varsity football team pushed its record to 7-0 after a 45-0 victory over visiting Northview at Roy Williams Field Saturday. "It is a pretty big deal any time a Class A team beats a 4A team," said Miner coach Joe Lorig. "I was really happy for the kids...
Lady Wolverines fall to BNL (10/16/14)
White River Valley lost in three sets 13-25, 7-25, 26-28 to Bedford North Lawrence in a high school volleyball match at Bedford Thursday night. "In the first two sets, I think we were intimidated by their hard hitters and good serves. Just the size of the school and the gym are a lot to take in," coach Shawn Brown said. "In the third set, we started blocking better and playing better as a team...
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