Wolverines lose at home to Brown County
SWITZ CITY - Brown County's guards combined for 39 points as the visiting Eagles defeated White River Valley 59-25 in a non-conference high school boys basketball game here Saturday night. It was the first meeting between the two schools. The Eagles concluded the regular season with a 14-7 while White River Valley finished 3-19...
Eastern Greene loses conference game
Eastern Greene concluded the regular season with a 56-55 loss at North Daviess Friday night in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school boys basketball game. The Thunderbirds, who fell to 9-13, 2-5 in the SWIAC, scored 23 points in the third quarter, including 12 by Cam Creager, as they took a 45-42 lead to the fourth period...
UPDATED: Cards end regular season with loss
BLOOMFIELD - The Bloomfield Cardinals gave the Class A third-ranked Barr Reeve Vikings all they could handle for three quarters, but an early fourth-quarter spurt by the Vikings pushed their lead to 11 on their way to a 40-33 win in a high school boys basketball game here Friday at Glover Gymnasium...
UPDATED: Miners earn share of conference championship
Linton-Stockton earned a share of the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference by defeating Class A No. 8 Clay City 75-63 in a high school boys basketball game at Linton Friday night. Both teams finished with a 6-1 mark in the SWIAC. The Miners improved to 18-6 while the Eels fell to 19-4 after having their 11-game winning streak snapped...
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL FRIDAY, FEB. 28, 2015 BOYS LOCAL Barr-Reeve 40, Bloomfield 33 Linton-Stockton 75, Clay City 63 North Daviess 56, Eastern Greene 55 BOYS STATE Alexandria 66, Wes-Del 57 Andrean 57, Hammond Noll 46 Angola 45, Lakeland 35...
Wolverines lose at Vincennes Rivet
VINCENNES - A 14-2 second-quarter run propelled Vincennes Rivet to a 27-13 halftime advantage over White River Valley and the Patriots maintained that margin on their way to a win over the visiting Wolverines, 50-38 in a varsity-only boys high school basketball game Thursday night...
UPDATED: Owen Valley earns victory at Shakamak
Owen Valley made 22 of 28 free throws as the visiting Patriots defeated Shakamak 50-44 in a high school boys basketball game at Jasonville Thursday night.
This story will be updated.
High School Sports Schedules
AREA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULES WEDNESDAY, FEB. 25 Northview at Linton-Stockton, 6 p.m. Bloomfield at Sullivan, 6 p.m. THURSDAY, FEB. 26 Boys Basketball Owen Valley at Shakamak, 6 p.m. White River Valley at Vincennes Rivet, 6 p.m. FRIDAY, FEB. 27...
Miners win eighth grade SWIAC tournament
On Monday night, the Linton-Stockton eighth grade boys basketball team won the SWIAC championship by defeating North Davies 44-32. The Miners had to win three games to win the SWIAC tournament. The their first game on Feb. 14 they beat Bloomfield by a score of 32-27. Leading scorers were Cory Anderson with 14 points, Dane Witty with six points, Silas Robbins with five points, Sammy Robbins with three points, and Evan Slover and Jaden Chambers each with two points...
WRV game starts at 7 p.m. tonight
The White River Valley at Vincennes Rivet boys basketball game tonight will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 7 p.m.
UPDATED: Cards win at Sullivan
SULLIVAN - Bloomfield only allowed one field goal in the first nine minutes as the Cards jumped ahead by 17 points and cruised to a 57-44 victory over host Sullivan here Wednesday night in a non-conference high school boys basketball game. Sullivan, who dropped to 5-17, only managed to make one field goal in 11 attempts as they fell behind 19-2 after one period...
UPDATED: Northview pulls away for win over Miners
Northview outscored Linton-Stockton 21-11 in the fourth quarter and the visiting Knights pulled away for a 53-49 win over the Miners in boys high school basketball here Wednesday night. Linton-Stockton's season mark stands at 17-6 after the loss. The Miners will host 18-3 Clay City Friday with a share of the conference championship at stake...
UPDATED FINAL: WRV falls short at regional
By Terry Schwinghammer Sports writer SHELBYVILLE - Much like last year, the White River Valley Lady Wolverines came close and had a chance but came up just short, falling for the second year in a row to the Jac-Cen-Del Lady Eagles in Class A Regional 15 at Southwestern (Shelbyville), this time by the score of 43-39...
UPDATED: Eastern Greene wins shootout with Lakers
In an offensive shootout, host Eastern Greene shot 67 percent as the Thunderbirds defeated Shakamak 80-69 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school boys basketball game Tuesday night. EGHS improved to 9-12 overall, 3-3 in the SWIAC. Shakamak slipped to 5-16, 1-6 in league play...
UPDATED: Miners earn seventh straight win
WEST TERRE HAUTE - West Vigo and Linton-Stockton's boys basketball game on Tuesday at the Green Dome pitted two of the Wabash Valley's best big men -- Linton's Austin Robertson and West Vigo's Austin Sappingfield. You wouldn't have known it if you only watched the first half as both got into foul trouble and barely played...
WRV advances to regional title game
SHELBYVILLE - White River Valley found itself in a shootout with Indianapolis Tindley but held on in the end for an 84-75 win in the first semifinal game of the Class A girls basketball Regional 15 here at Southwestern (Shelbyville) Monday night. WRV coach Mark Graves certainly didn't expect a game that included a combined 159 points scored...
WRV boys game canceled
Because of tonight's girls basketball regional championship game for WRV, the boys basketball game against Barr-Reeve has been canceled.
FINAL UPDATE: WRV advances to regional final
White River Valley won its 11th consecutive game, defeating Indianapolis Tindley 84-75 in the first semifinal game of the Class A Southwestern (Shelbyville) girls basketball regional Monday night. The 19-7 Lady Wolverines will play the winner of the Morristown-Jac-Cen-Del game at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the regional title title...
Final league registrations and Rascals breakfast Saturday
Greene County little league will be hosting our final registrations for both boys and girls during the home basketball game at Bloomfield Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. Also on Saturday at the American Legion in Bloomfield from 7 to 10 a.m. during the Bloomfield Rascals fund-raiser breakfast...
Miner game moved to Friday night
The Clay City at Linton-Stockton boys basketball game, which has been postponed twice, has been rescheduled for Friday. The junior varsity game will tip off at 6 p.m. On Wednesday when the Miners host Northview, it will be senior night. Seniors and their parents will be recognized between the junior varsity and varsity games...
Hockman leads Lady Wolverines into regional tournament
SWITZ CITY - White River Valley senior point guard Madison Hockman is the team's leader and has been the sparkplug that makes the defending Class A Sectional 57 champion Lady Wolverines go. "Madison is our senior point guard and floor leader," White River Valley coach Mark Graves said. "She does an excellent job taking care of the basketball for us and running our offense."...
Weather hasn't hampered Lady Wolverines' regional preparation
SWITZ CITY - After White River Valley's Lady Wolverines defeated the Shakamak Lady Lakers in last Saturday's sectional championship game at Bloomfield to repeat as Class A Sectional 57 champions, head coach Mark Graves gave his WRV team a well-deserved Monday off...
Class 2A North Knox Sectional 47 boys basketball pairings
BOYS BASKETBALL CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 47 AT NORTH KNOX Tuesday, March 3 Game 1 -- South Knox vs Eastern Greene, 6 p.m. Game 2 -- North Knox vs. North Central, 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6 Game 3 -- Sullivan vs. Winner Game 1, 6 p.m. Game 4 -- Linton-Stockton vs. Winner Game 2, 7:30 p.m...
Class A White River Valley Sectional 57 boys basketball pairings
BOYS BASKETBALL CLASS A SECTIONAL 57 AT WHITE RIVER VALLEY Tuesday, March 3 Game 1 -- Bloomfield vs. Clay City, 7 p.m. Friday, March 6 Game 2 -- White River Valley vs. Eminence, 6 p.m. Game 3 - Shakamak vs. Winner Game 1, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7...
Cougars pull away from Wolverines, 59-42
SWITZ CITY - White River Valley mounted a comeback, pulling within two points of visiting North Daviess early in the fourth period but the Wolverines were unable to contain the Cougar duo of Zac Moore and Jaylen Lengacher thereafter as North Daviess pulled away for a 59-42 win in Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school boys basketball here Friday...
UPDATED: Miners top North Central
Trey Bedwell (22), Drew Witty (17) and Josh Dieball (12) combined for 51 points as host Linton-Stockton cruised to a 73-43 victory over North Central in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference boys basketball game Friday night. The Miners extended its winning streak to six in a row, pushing its record to 16-5, 5-1 in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference...
Rascals breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 28
The Bloomfield Rascals will be hosting an all you can eat breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 28 at the Bloomfield American Legion Post 196 from 6 to 10 a.m. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from any Rascals player or at the door. Proceeds go towards tournament fees and equipment...
UPDATED: Boys basketball games postponed
The Bloomfield Cardinals boys basketball game at North Knox scheduled for Friday evening has been called off due to the incoming winter storm. Information on possible rescheduling will be posted when more details are received.
Girls basketball regional postponed until Monday and Tuesday
Girls high school basketball Class A Regional 15 at Southwestern (Shelbyville) originally scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 21 has been postponed until Monday and Tuesday evening due to the predicted weather projections. In the interest of keeping student athletes safe in traveling in these conditions it has been decided to reschedule the Regional 15 games for Monday and Tuesday...
WRV basketball changes; tonight's game varsity-only
Tonight's North Daviess at White River Valley boys basketball game will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 6:30 p.m. Also the WRV boys basketball game against Brown County, scheduled for Saturday, has been moved to Saturday, Feb. 28 because of the girls regional...