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Scoreboard (12/19/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Friday BOYS LOCAL Linton-Stockton 60, Shakamak 28 BOYS STATE Angola 36, Westview 28 Bloomington South 48, Terre Haute North 33 Bluffton 50, Southern Wells 30 Brownstown 67, N. Harrison 51 Carmel 54, Pendleton Hts. 53, OT...
Miners defeat Lakers, 60-28 (12/19/14)
Linton-Stockton defeated host Shakamak 60-28 in a high school boys basketball game at Jasonville Friday night. The Miners took home the Greene County Keg and the Dinner Bucket. This story will be updated.
High school sports schedules (12/18/14)
AREA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULES ALL BLOOMFIELD GIRLS GAMES ARE VARSITY ONLY (V) (UNOFFICIAL) SATURDAY, DEC. 20 Boys Basketball White River Valley at Bloomfield, 6 p.m. Eastern Greene at Martinsville, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton vs. Evansville Mater Dei at Evansville Bosse, 5 p.m...
Shakamak holds off Linton-Stockton (12/18/14)
JASONVILLE - Shakamak used a 11-1 spurt over the final three minutes of the first quarter and never trailed over the final 26-plus minutes as the host Lady Lakers defeated Linton-Stockton 58-48 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference girls basketball game here Thursday night...
UPDATED - Press carries WRV to win (12/18/14)
LITTLE CINCINNATI - White River Valley relied on its full court press in the second half to overcome a five point halftime deficit and pull away for a 50-44 conference win over Eastern Greene in girls high school basketball here Thursday. "The last couple games our second half has been a lot better than our first half," Lady Wolverines coach Mark Graves said. "We did come out in the second half and play a little better basketball."...
Springs Valley tops Bloomfield (12/18/14)
Springs Valley used a 14-7 advantage in the second quarter to take the lead and went on to a 54-43 victory over visiting Bloomfield in a high school girls basketball game Thursday night. Bloomfield slipped to 3-7. Emily Bucher scored 18 points to lead BHS while Hannah Pendley and Marissa Meehan both scored 12 for the winners...
Cards defeat Eastern Greene (12/18/14)
On Tuesday night, the Bloomfield Junior High boys basketball team took a trip to Eastern Greene to face the Thunderbirds and came away with two victories. In the first contest, the seventh grade started slow but finished strong in a hard fought 40-23 win...
Elementary game date changed (12/18/14)
The Bloomfield fifth and sixth grade girls basketball games on Jan. 22 has been changed to Feb. 4 at Farmersburg.
Chipman has impressive streak of attending BHS boys games (12/18/14)
BLOOMFIELD - For the past 50-plus seasons, there has been a familiar face in the stands at Bloomfield High School boys basketball games, whether in the old gym or in Glover Gymnasium - Ralph Chipman. The 1947 Bloomfield High School graduate has quite an attendance record when it comes to watching his alma mater play boys basketball...
Miners win one, lose one (12/17/14)
Linton-Stockton defeated host Shakamak 41-39 in a sixth grade boys basketball game Tuesday night. Lincoln Hale had 28 points and Trey Goodman, Wesley Axe and Japheth House each scored four for the 1-1 Miners. Shakamak won the fifth-grade contest 41-34...
Bloomfield game to start at 6 p.m. Thursday (12/17/14)
The Bloomfield at Springs Valley varsity girls basketball game will start at 6 p.m. Thursday. This is one hour earlier than previously scheduled.
Eastern Greene loses road game (12/16/14)
Edgewood defeated Eastern Greene 35-25 in a high school girls basketball game Tuesday night at Ellettsville. Amanda Butler led the Lady Thunderbirds (6-3) with 10 points.
Turnovers undo Lady Cards in loss to WRV (12/16/14)
BLOOMFIELD - Bloomfield had as many turnovers as points - 32 - and the White River Valley Lady Wolverines pulled away in the second half for a 44-32 win over the Lady Cardinals in a girls high school basketball conference game here Tuesday. "One word - Turnovers. Period," Bloomfield coach Chris Hitchcock said. "And that puts pressure on our defense and a lack of confidence in our offense...
Lady Miners nipped at Cloverdale (12/16/14)
Linton-Stockton lost a 28-26 decision to host Cloverdale in a high school girls basketball game Tuesday night in Putnam County. The Lady Miners slipped to 1-9 with the loss while Cloverdale improved to 6-4. Avaree Dunn scored 10 points for the Lady Miners. Jacklyn Nash scored six, Taylor Thuis four and Maddie Robison three...
Shakamak earns third victory (12/16/14)
Shakamak's roller coaster ride stopped for at least one night as the Lady Lakers scored at least 10 points in every quarter as they posted a 42-36 victory at Sullivan in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday. Shakamak improved to 3-7 while Sullivan slipped to 2-6...
Miners lose opener (12/16/14)
Host Eastern Greene defeated Linton-Stockton 43-42 in a sixth grade boys basketball game Monday It was the season opener for the Miners, who were led in scoring by Lincoln Hale with 31 points. Trey Goodman scored seven points, Gavin House and Wesley Axe scored two apiece...
WRV splits with Carlisle (12/16/14)
White River Valley lost to Carlisle 33-17 in a seventh grade girls basketball game Monday night. WRV scoring included Mia McDonald with two points, Olivia Myers one, Abby Shake four, Caitlin Emmons one, Claire Hostetter two, Morgan Greene five and Mylee Campbell added two...
Indiana High School boys basketball polls (12/16/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL TOP 10 TEAMS The Associated Press Top 10 Indiana high school boys basketball teams, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through games of Monday, rating points and previous rankings: Class 4A Others receiving votes: Bloomington North 34. Indpls Pike 32. E. Chicago 21. Merrillville 20. McCutcheon 14. Lawrence North 13. Chesterton 7. Jennings Co. 6. Penn 6. Warren Central 6...
Cardinals win tournament at Oolitic (12/16/14)
Seven games on the high school hoops weekend schedule (12/16/14)
This weekend features a lighter-than-usual schedule for area high school basketball teams with six boys contests and one girls matchup. Linton-Stockton visits county and SWIAC conference rival Shakamak Friday as well as Dugger Union playing at Traders Point Christian on the same night...
WRV-Lyons splits with Bloomfield (12/15/14)
The White River Valley-Lyons boys basketball teams split two games with Bloomfield on Saturday. Bloomfield won the fifth-grade contest 30-19. Brady Burks scored 10 points, Parker Stone five and Ryan Hamm and Andrew Bryant each added two for WRV. In the sixth-grade game, WRV-Lyons won 41-29 as Jace King (18) and Andrew Ellett (14) combined for 32 points...
Lakers close out strong to win (12/15/14)
Shakamak withstood a shaky third quarter and came back with a strong fourth quarter performance as the Lakers rolled to a 66-48 win over Washington Catholic in high school boys basketball at Washington Catholic Saturday. "We played really well in the first and fourth quarters. In the second and third quarters we experienced some poor judgement in shot selection and passing," Lakers coach Steve Brett said...
Thunderbirds to play in tournament at North Harrison (12/15/14)
The Eastern Greene boys basketball team will play in the Carriage Ford Classic at North Harrison High School on Saturday, Dec. 27. Milan will play North Harrison in the first game at 10 a.m. while Eastern Greene will play Greensburg in the second semifinal at noon...
Shakamak girls will play varsity-only Tuesday (12/15/14)
The Shakamak at Sullivan non-conference high school girls basketball contest will be a varsity-only affair, starting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to SHS athletic director Steve Brett.
Bulldogs lose pair at Horizon (12/14/14)
The Dugger Union boys and girls basketball teams both came out on the short end of the score in a Saturday afternoon boys and girls twin bill at Indianapolis Horizon Christian. In the boys contest Horizon Christian jumped out to an 18-6 lead after one period and the Bulldogs could get no closer as Horizon Christian prevailed, 71-45...
Thunderbirds get huge road win (12/14/14)
Entering Saturday's game with North Knox, the Eastern Greene Thunderbirds knew they would have to contend with North Knox's high-scoring trio of Caden Fields, Christopher Graman and Jordan Meurer. While those three did get their points, Eastern Greene countered with three double-figure scorers of their own and held the rest of the Warriors' lineup to seven points as they notched a huge road win, 78-67 in boys high school basketball at North Knox...
Miners dominate Riverton Parke (12/14/14)
Linton-Stockton led from the outset in their home opener as the Miners cruised to a 71-25 victory over the winless Riverton Parke Panthers in boys high school basketball here Saturday. "It was good to finally play a home game," Miner head coach Joey Hart said...
Wolverines lose to Wood Memorial (12/13/14)
SWITZ CITY - White River Valley only managed to make seven field goals and committed 20 turnovers as Wood Memorial remained undefeated after a 50-23 victory over the Wolverines here Saturday night. White River Valley dropped to 1-4. "Wow," said WRV coach Joe Pigg after looking at the scorebook to confirm his Wolverines only had seven baskets (in 25 attempts for 28 percent). "Even though we had seven turnoovers in the first quarter, we were right in the game, but couldn't find the basket...
Lakers lose to visiting Lady Mustangs (12/13/14)
Shakamak scored 12 points in the first 16 minutes and never caught up, losing to visiting Edgewood 46-39 in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Saturday afternoon. They outscored EHS 27-19 in the second half. "It is a broken record with us," said Shakamak coach Troy Fougerousse. "We were down 27-12 at the half, which cost us the game...
Cards come up with upset at Edgewood (12/13/14)
Bloomfield rebounded from its first loss of the year Friday night as the Cardinals shot 57 percent in defeating Class A No. 16 Edgewood 52-48 in a non-conference high school boys basketball game at Ellettsville Saturday night. It was the fifth victory in six games for the Cardinals while EHS slipped to 3-2...
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