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Bloomfield wins tennis match (04/16/14)
Bloomfield's Lady Cardinals picked up a win over the visiting North Daviess Cougars 4-1 Wednesday in a high school girls tennis match. Emily Bucher beat Nicole Woodruff 6-3, 6-0 at the No. 1 singles position while Mariah Long defeated Brytni Bray 6-2, 6-2 at the second singles spot...
Lady Miner netters fall at Northview (04/16/14)
Brenna West earned a victory at No. 2 singles, scoring the lone point for the Linton-Stockton girls tennis team in a 4-1 loss at Northview Wednesday. "Brenna came out and played a wonderful match at two singles," said Lady Miner coach Nathan Skinner. " Brenna is really playing some great tennis right now...
Miners win conference game at home (04/16/14)
The Miners pounded out 10 hits, made one error and got a shutout pitching performance from Drew Witty as Linton-Stockton defeated visiting North Central 9-0 in Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference baseball game Wednesday night. The Miners evened their record at 2-2, pushing their mark to 2-0 in the SWIAC...
Lady Miners top Cards in conference game (04/16/14)
In a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference softball game Wednesday, host Linton-Stockton blanked Bloomfield 5-0. Lady Miner right-hander Brei Followell tossed a two-hit shutout. She struck out four and walked two. BHS hurler Nicole Hughes gave up five runs in six innings as she took the loss. She allowed nine hits. She fanned five and walked one...
Union loses at home (04/16/14)
Eminence exploded for 11 runs in the third inning as the visiting Eels defeated Union 12-7 in a non-conference high school softball game at Dugger Wednesday. "Other than the one bad inning, I thought the girls played well," said UHS coach Chriss Jobe. "I was proud of the way they battled back and had a chance at the end. I didn't know if we would have that after falling behind 12-3."...
Carpenter wins awards (04/16/14)
Lakers to play make-up game (04/16/14)
The Shakamak at Washington girls softball game that was lost due to bad weather on Tuesday, April 15 will now be played on Saturday, May 17 at 11 a.m.
Correction to baseball schedule (04/16/14)
It was incorrectly reported in Tuesday's print edition of the Daily World that the Union baseball team will travel to Sullivan for a varsity-only game on Thursday. The Bulldogs will visit Linton-Stockton on that date. The Daily World regrets the error...
Cards ride Bond's arm to win (04/16/14)
The Bloomfield Cardinals evened their season record at 3-3 after outlasting visiting Sullivan 3-2 in a high school baseball game on Tuesday night. Bloomfield pitcher Jared Bond went the distance scattering just three hits while walking just two and fanning six...
Lady Lakers game rescheduled (04/16/14)
The Shakamak at Washington girls softball game that was lost due to bad weather on Tuesday, April 15 will now be played on Saturday, May 17 at 11 a.m.
Cards ride Bond's arm to win (04/16/14)
The Bloomfield Cardinals evened their season record at 3-3 after outlasting visiting Sullivan 3-2 in a high school baseball game on Tuesday night. Bloomfield pitcher Jared Bond went the distance scattering just three hits while walking just two and fanning six...
Weather forces schedule changes (04/15/14)
The lingering effects of Mother Nature's latest attempt to further derail the spring sports schedule was successful Tuesday afternoon. Lost to wet grounds and chilly temperatures were the Shakamak at North Knox and Bedford North Lawrence at Eastern Greene baseball games...
Linton-Stockton basketball award winners (04/15/14)
Miners edge WRV in tennis match (04/15/14)
In a closely contested girls tennis match between Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference foes, Linton-Stockton defeated host White River Valley 3-2 in a make-up contest Tuesday afternoon. "The weather was pretty cold so the girls had to adjust their play," said Lady Miner coach Nathan Skinner. "I think both teams had some issue adjusting to the cold...
Bloomfield changing softball sectional (04/15/14)
BLOOMFIELD -- When Bloomfield moved from Class 2A to A, the Cardinal athletic teams seemed to be perfectly slotted to be back in sectionals with White River Valley, Shakamak, Union and Clay City and that was the case for 2013-14 in volleyball, girls basketball and boys basketball...
Local players earn SWIAC awards (04/15/14)
The coaches of the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference have named 32 players from area schools to either the all-conference or honorable mention slate for boys and girls basketball. In boys basketball, collecting All-SWIAC accolades from Class 2A Sectional 47 champion Linton-Stockton were seniors Bryant Jackson and Zach Riddell...
Local players compete in All-Star Games (04/14/14)
Bloomfield senior guard Jared Myers got one last opportunity to lace up his shoes and take to the court. Myers, who ran the offense for Cardinal head coach Matt Britton, took part in Saturday's Tri-State All-Star Game at Wabash Valley Junior College in Mt. Carmel, Ill...
Lady Miners place second (04/14/14)
Linton-Stockton came up short of repeating, and placed second in the Brown County Invitational Saturday. "All girls really played great, but we just couldn't get past the host Brown County," said Lady Miner girls tennis coach Nathan Skinner. "Our only loses came to the host...
Miners take seventh at Northview (04/14/14)
The Linton-Stockton boys golf team opened the season by competing at the Northview Invitational at Rea Park in Brazil. The Miners placed seventh overall as Paul Goodman shot a 79 to pace Linton-Stockton. Also, Jacob Gregory and Dane Kanen both shot 95 and Tysen Dunn finished with a 99...
Lakers lose first game (04/14/14)
Shakamak suffered its first loss of the season, as the Class A No. 1 Lakers lost to host Jasper 10-0 in Dubois County Saturday night. The Lakers (4-1) came up with six hits and Christian Burris had two safeties. Kyler Fulford and Brett Yeryar both doubled...
Miners defeat Eastern Greene (04/14/14)
The Linton-Stockton Miners managed just one earned run and six hits off Eastern Greene starter Gage Shell, but six Thunderbird errors led to four unearned runs and a 5-3 Miner win Saturday at Little Cincinnati. Shell also dealt out 11 free passes as the Miners (1-0 in Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference play) scored three runs in the third, one in the fourth and one more in the sixth to all but seal the win...
Cards get back on winning track (04/14/14)
After losing a 4-0 decision at home to Mitchell on Thursday, the Bloomfield Cardinals bounced back to post a 16-2 win over host Shoals on Saturday afternoon in a game called after five due to the 10-run rule. "We did a much better job of offensive baseball today," Bloomfield (2-2) coach Jason Pegg said. "We had a good performance from Bart Query on the mound and were down some players and I thought the others did a very good job of stepping up and playing."...
Cardinals Finish third at Loogootee Invitational (04/14/14)
The Bloomfield girls tennis team dropped an opening round match 4-1to Pike Central in the Loogootee Invitational tournament Saturday. They bounced back with a 3-2 win over North Daviess to finish in third place. Emily Bucher earned a medal for going undefeated the tournament...
Weather strikes again...sports slate lost to weather (04/14/14)
Old Mother Nature must not be that much of a sports fan. Thanks to the rainy weather that managed to hang around from Sunday night, the entire slate of Monday's local sporting events were washed away. Lost to the hand of Mother Nature were three high school track meets, three baseball games, three softball games, two golf matches and one tennis match...
Area high school spring sports schedule (04/14/14)
BASEBALL Bloomfield at North Knox, 5 p.m. BASEBALL Bloomfield at NE Dubois, 5 p.m. SOFTBALL Edgewood at Eastern Greene, 5 p.m. Linton-Stockton at Barr-Reeve, 5 p.m. Bloomfield at Cloverdale, 5 p.m. SOFTBALL Eastern Greene at BNL Tournament, TBA Bloomfield at Martinsville, 5:30 p.m...
Stamm on the road to recovery (04/11/14)
It was the first day of November last year and senior Grant Stamm hadn't a care in the world, except for trying to help his Linton-Stockton football teammates defeat Tecumseh in the Class A Sectional semifinals at Roy Williams Field. With 10 1/2 minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, Stamm suffered at the time what was thought to be a broken ankle. The injury, which was more severe than that, occured while he was attempting a tackle on punt coverage.....
Lakers win conference game to stay undefeated (04/11/14)
Shakamak remained perfect on the season, opening play in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference as the Class A No. 1 Lakers defeated host North Daviess 8-0 in a high school baseball game Friday night. Brett Yeryar fanned seven and walked none in his five innings of work, earning his first victory of the season. Jake Walters fanned three and walked four in his two scoreless innings of relief...
Eastern Greene earns wins at home track and field meet; Cardinals take second, third (04/11/14)
Host Eastern Greene defeated Bloomfield and Loogootee in a triangular high school girls track and field meet Friday evening. The Lady Thunderbirds had a winning total of 88 points. Bloomfield took second with 54 points and Loogootee finished with 12...
Lady Miners blank Northview (04/11/14)
Linton-Stockton made quick work of visiting Northview Thursday, defeating the visiting Lady Knights 12-0 in a high school girls softball game. The Lady Miners got a 1-hit pitching performance from Brei Followell. She helped her own cause by going 3-for-4 with six RBIs. She also scored a run...
Lady Cardinals win opener (04/11/14)
BLOOMFIELD -- After a couple of rainouts, the Lady Cardinal softball team finally opened the 2014 season, defeating visiting North Daviess 6-0 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference game here Friday evening. Nicole Hughes fanned seven and did not issue a walk as she picked up the shutout victory...
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