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Crimson Knights overtake Bulldogs (09/20/14)
DUGGER - After trailing the Dugger Union Bulldogs 28-16 midway through the third quarter, the Southside Home School Crimson Knights responded with 36 points the rest of the way to overtake the Bulldogs on their way to a 52-34 victory in a Saturday afternoon game at Bulldog Field in Dugger...
Cards win invitational, remain undefeated (09/20/14)
The Bloomfield Cardinals boys' tennis team won the Loogootee Invitational Tournament for the second year in a row but it wasn't an easy road. The the opening round Bloomfield was pushed by Barr-Reeve but the Cards prevailed with a 4-1 victory. The championship match against host Loogootee was much tighter. With the match on the line tied at 2-2 Conner Dowden survived two tie breaker sets to give the title to Bloomfield...
Lady Miners compete at sectional (09/20/14)
The Linton-Stockton girls golf team competed at the North Dsviess Sectional Saturday, which took place the the Country Club of Old Vincennes. Molly Wright, Rachel Allen, Allie Walton, Camryn Huffman and Rylee Hollingsworth were in the line-up for the Lady Miners...
Lady Miners lose to Brown County (09/20/14)
The Linton-Stockton volleyball team dropped a 10-25, 14-25, 12-25 decision to Brown County Saturday. Amanda Henico was 9-for-10 serving with eight digs. "Amanda provided us with some energy," said Lady Miner coach Jill Fougerousse. "Aside from Libbi (Fougerousse)being out of commission, we have a couple of other small, irritating injuries with a couple of our starting players...
Thunderbirds roll over Trojans (09/20/14)
OAKLAND CITY - The Eastern Greene Thunderbirds rolled to a huge win against the overmatched Wood Memorial Trojans by the score of 57-16 in a Southwest Conference matchup. The Thunderbirds scored early and often as they built a 36-0 halftime advantage,...
Thunderbirds win third in a row (09/19/14)
Eastern Greene defeated host Wood Memorial 57-16 in a high school football game at Oakland City Friday night. This story will be updated.
WRV fall at Edgewood (09/19/14)
Clay Smith earned at victory at No. 3 singles, scoring the lone point for White River Valley in a 4-1 loss at Edgewood in a high school boys tennis match Thursday. "We had a number of positive, especially Clay Smith's win at three singles," said WRV coach Ian Leonard. "And another positive was our one doubles tandem (Josh Jones and Trey Smith) pushing their opponents to three sets...
Miners roll past Springs Valley (09/19/14)
Springs Valley took the lead in the first quarter, but it was very short lived as Class A No. 6 Linton-Stockton scored 60 unanswered points as the host Miners cruised to a 66-13 victory over the Blackhawks at Roy Williams Field Friday night. The Miners, who have won three in a row to improve to 4-1, led early as Mitch Eberhardt capped a 52-yard drive with a 20-yard run in the opening minute...
Indiana High School Football Scores (09/19/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY Linton-Stockton 66, Springs Valley 13 Eastern Greene 57, Wood Memorial 16 Alexandria 35, Frankton 6 Andrean 21, Hobart 17 Angola 27, Lakeland 17 Attica 39, Fountain Central 26 Avon 38, Whiteland 12 Bedford N. Lawrence 44, Seymour 21...
Shakamak earns victory (09/19/14)
Shakamak defeated visiting South Vermillion 25-15, 21-25, 25-20, 25-16 in a non-conference high school volleyball match Thursday night. "The girls really played well," said SHS coach Lu Anne Anderson. "We had excellent passes on serve receive, which led to us being more aggressive at the net...
BHS wins conference game (09/18/14)
The Bloomfield varsity volleyball team defeated Clay City 25-22, 25-17, 25-20 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference match Thursday night. Emily Bucher had a huge night, according to coach Ashlea Dunkerly. "She played great at the net picking up 12 kills and four blocks. She also was a perfect 10 of 10 at the service line and collected 10 digs...
EGHS defeats Lady Miners (09/18/14)
The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds took a four set victory over the Linton-Stockton Lady Miners in a competitive, tightly-contested conference volleyball match 25-23, 22-25, 25-19 and 25-22 at Linton Thursday night. Neither team was able to stake out a sizable lead in the match with the Lady T-Birds six-point margin of victory in the third set being the largest lead of the match for either team. The longest rally either team was able to sustain was five points...
Jaelyn Walker makes transition from jv to varsity (09/18/14)
It's not often that a player in any sport makes the leap from the junior varsity squad to a starting role with the varsity, especially during the season. But since the recent injury to Linton-Stockton volleyball standout Libbi Fougerousse, Lady Miners sophomore setter Jaelyn Walker has done exactly that...
Miner varsity wins first match; junior high falls (09/18/14)
On Thursday, Linton-Stockton's boys tennis team defeated host North Daviess 3-2 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference boys tennis match. It was the first victory of the season for the Miners, after 12 losses, including a 5-0 setback at West Vigo Wednesday...
Cards continue winning ways (09/18/14)
The location was different but the outcome was pretty much the same. A couple of weeks ago Bloomfield boys' tennis team defeated visiting Owen Valley 4-1 with the Cards dropping only the No. 1 singles spot. Thursday Bloomfield traveled to Owen Valley and again won by the identical 4-1 score...
Former EGHS coach happy with recent move (09/18/14)
It has been said that you can never go home, but that was not the case for Luke Dean and his family. After seven years as a teacher and coach in the Eastern Greene School Corporation, the Salem High School graduate and his family moved down south to be near family...
WRV runs against Clay City (09/18/14)
The White River Valley boys and girls junior high cross country hosted a dual meet with Clay City yesterday. Clay City won the boys team event. WRV's Kolten King was the individual winner in a time of eleven minutes and forty nine seconds. The WRV girls won the team portion of the girls event...
Owen Valley tops local teams (09/18/14)
Owen Valley fired a 195 as the Patriots defeated Sullivan (204), Linton-Stockton 228 and White River Valley (no score) in a high school girls golf match played Wednesday at the Phil Harris Golf Course in Linton. Keeley Arnold of Owen Valley earned low-medalist honors with a nine-hole total of 47...
Miners fall at West Vigo (09/18/14)
Linton-Stockton's boys tennis team continued its season-long road trip with a 5-0 loss at West Vigo Wednesday. The Vikings also won the junior-varsity match 2-0. Boys tennis At West Terre Haute Varsity West Vigo 5, Linton-Stockton 0 Singles: Kyle Watson (WV) d. Andrew Woods 6-0, 6-0; Logan Benefiel (WV) d. Zack McGill 6-2, 6-2; Ethan Horsley (WV) d. Zander Hall 6-0, 6-0...
WRV junior high competes (09/18/14)
The White River Valley Junior High School boys and girls cross country teams competed against visiting Loogootee and Shakamak Tuesday. In the girls race, Shakamak was first, WRV second and Loogootee third. Natalie Long of Shakamak won with a time of 12 minutes and 50 seconds...
Lady T-birds sweep Owen Valley (09/17/14)
The Eastern Greene volleyballers won a home match Wednesday night in straight sets over Owen Valley 25-11, 25-17 and 25-19. Lady Thunderbirds coach Gina Ingram said, "It was great to win at home. We suffered losses last week and have been on the road since...
Bloomfield tops North Central in SWIAC tennis (09/17/14)
The Bloomfield Cardinals picked up their third SWIAC win Wednesday afternoon beating North Central 4-1 and improved their season record to 12-0. At No. 1 singles Del Carter put together one of his best matches of the year beating Parker Drake 6-0, 6-0. ...
Shakamak, WRV junior high teams compete (09/17/14)
The White River Valley Junior High School boys and girls cross country teams competed against visiting Loogootee and Shakamak Tuesday. In the girls race, Shakamak was first, WRV second and Loogootee third. Natalie Long of Shakamak won with a time of 12 minutes and 50 seconds...
Indiana Elite tryouts set for Saturday (09/17/14)
Indiana Elite, one of the nation's largest and most successful youth basketball programs, will now have a presence in Greene County as a new team is being organized in Linton. Last season, Indiana Elite had over 75 basketball teams all over the State of Indiana and the organization continues to produce many of the nation's top collegiate and NBA players including Cody Zeller, Eric Gordon, and Yogi Ferrell. ...
Thursday's volleyball match will be varsity-only (09/17/14)
The Eastern Greene at Linton-Stockton High School volleyball match will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 6 p.m. Thursday. This was made at the request of the Lady Thunderbirds.
West Boggs renovation should bring anglers, money to community (09/17/14)
The renovation of West Boggs Lake in Loogootee will not only restore fishing conditions, but also is expected to revive the lake's contribution to the local economy. West Boggs Lake was once a premier bluegill and bass fishing lake, drawing anglers from 81 Indiana counties, Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio. Anglers spent an estimated $1.1 million in the local community in 1999, according to a DNR survey...
Shakamak, WRV run in three-way meet (09/17/14)
The Shakamak and White River Valley boys and girls cross country teams competed in a three-way meet at Shakamak Tuesday along with West Vigo. The Shakamak boys and girls both captured team honors. For the WRV boys and girls it was their second meet in as many days after running Bloomfield's hilly course on Monday...
Eastern Greene sweeps Mitchell (09/17/14)
The Eastern Greene volleyball team swept Mitchell in three sets 25-20, 25-11 and 25-14 Tuesday night at Mitchell. Lady Thunderbirds coach Gina Ingram said, "Tonight's effort was a much more consistent across the board. It was good to see the girls come in and work to finish the match...
UPDATED: Cards defeat WRV in four (09/16/14)
BLOOMFIELD - The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals volleyballers took a four-set match over White River Valley 25-15, 25-17, 23-25 and 25-20 here Tuesday in a battle of SWIAC conference teams. In the first two sets, Bloomfield jumped out to 15-6 leads and maintained those advantages to secure the wins...
Bulldogs to host Southside Home School Saturday (09/16/14)
Dugger Union head football coach Danny Tieken is no different than any other prep coach in America. When coaches are preparing for the next opponent, they want to have tape(s) to look at to see how big, strong and fast big their foes are. They need to use information obtained from scouting to counteract what they do on offense and defense...
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