UPDATED: Terre Haute North shoots down WRV
SWITZ CITY - Terre Haute North rode nine three pointers - six by Lauren Curley - to a 69-56 victory over the White River Valley Wolverines here Thursday night in a non-conference high school girls basketball game. WRV got off to the early lead as Wininger scored on a driving layup off the opening tip, and the Lady Wolverines led 6-0 after two free throws by Wininger. Terre Haute North came back to take an 8-6 advantage and pushed its lead to 17-13 after the first period...
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL
Barr-Reeve 65, Linton-Stockton 19
High school sports schedules
Thursday, NOV. 13 Girls Basketball North Knox at Linton-Stockton, 6 p.m. Shakamak at Northview, 6 p.m. Friday, NOV. 14 Girls Basketball Shoals at Bloomfield, 6 p.m. Football Regional: Linton-Stockton at North Vermillion, 8 p.m. Saturday, NOV. 15 Girls Basketball...
Linton-Stockton eighth graders in action
The Linton-Stockton eighth grade boys basketball team played at Bedford North Lawrence Tuesday, with Bedford North Lawrence winning by a score of 47-32. The leading scorer for Linton-Stockton was Sammy Robbins with eight points. Jaden Chambers scored seven points, Evan Slover had six points, Dane Witty added five points and Silas Robbins and Kaleb Crane each had three...
UPDATED: Lady Cards win at home
BLOOMFIELD - The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals got a big win at home, 45-39 over Class 3A Edgewood Tuesday night. "We got a win on a Tuesday night so we're happy," Bloomfield coach Chris Hitchcock said. "And we defended our home court." Edgewood took an early 6-0 lead but Emily Bucher got the Lady Cardinals started, drilling a three from the top of the key at the four-minute mark. A rebound basket by Madison Toon gave Bloomfield a 9-8 lead at the end of the first period...
UPDATED: Lakers lose at Clay City
Clay City defeated visiting Shakamak 55-39 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday night. The Lady Lakers dropped to 1-2, 0-1 in the SWIAC. Shakamak will host WRV in another conference game Saturday. The junior varsity is set to tip at 1 p.m. with the varsity game to follow...
Lady Miners lose at home
Barr-Reeve scored in double figures in each quarter as the visiting Lady Vikings defeated Linton-Stockton 65-19 in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday night. The Lady Miners, who trailed 17-4, 27-9 and 45-9 at the first three quarter stops, slipped to 0-2...
Layd Miner game changed to varsity only
The Barr-Reeve at Linton-Stockton girls basketball game scheduled for tonight will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 7 p.m., according to athletic director Charlie Karazsia.
WRV boys basketball schedule change
White River Valley's boys basketball team will still begin the season at home on Wednesday, Nov. 26. But instead of facing Shoals, the Wolverines will host West Vigo in a high school varsity contest. The Wolverine junior varsity will play Orleans at 6 p.m. Nov. 26 to be followed by the varsity game...
Shakamak fall sports award winners
Shakamak Jr/Sr. High School recently had its Fall Sports Awards Program. The individual winners (front row, from left) includes Natalie Lang (junior high girls cross country, most valuable runner) and Jaci Stone (junior high girls cross country, most improved runner). ...
Lady T-Birds fall in season opener
The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds opened the 2014-15 girls basketball season with a 48-30 road loss at Class 3A Heritage Hills, in a game Lady T-Birds coach Zack Stevens could have been much closer if not for a few self-inflicted mistakes. "The second half, it was 10 or 12 points much of the way," Stevens said. "We had chances to cut it to six or eight points, but we missed three layups in a row and missed a box out."...
UPDATED: North Vermillion defeats Miners 31-8, Falcons win first regional
CAYUGA - The Linton-Stockton Miner 2014 football season came to an end on a frosty Friday here at North Vermillion as the Miners came out on the short end of the 31-8 final score. The loss also denied the Miners a fourth straight regional championship. It was the first regional title for the No. 2 Falcons (13-0)...
Lady Cardinals win at home
Bloomfield opened the home portion of its schedule with a 69-20 victory over visiting Shoals in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Friday night at Guy Glover Gymnasium. "It was a great way to open at home," said BHS coach Chris Hitchcock. "Especially after the tough loss on Tuesday at Northeast Dubois (60-59)...
Bloomfield game Tuesday will be varsity only
According to athletic director Ron McBride, the Bloomfield Lady Cardinal basketball contest Tuesday will be a varsity-only game.
The home game against Edgewood will start at 7 p.m.
Lady Miners lose opener against North Knox
The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners fell to the visiting North Knox Lady Warriors 53-19 in the coaching debut of Lady Miners' head coach Jared Rehmel. North Knox started the game pressing Linton-Stockton full-court, and four early turnovers against the press led to an early 9-0 deficit. ...
Lady Lakers lose at Northview
Kiera Samm and Sierra Hudson each scored 14 points, but Shakamak fell to the host Northview Lady Knights 72-43 in a non-conference high school girls basketball game at Brazil Thursday night. Shakamak led 14-13 after the opening eight minutes, but trailed 31-25 at intermission...
Offensive line leads Miner attack
In front of every good running back or quarterback is an offensive line clearing the path for the skill players to perform their feats that garner most of the attention. Offensive linemen - the "Big Uglies," as "Mr. College Football" Keith Jackson used to refer to them - toil in the trenches in relative anonymity...
Local volleyball players earn all-SWIAC honors
The Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference announced its all-conference volleyball selections for the 2014 season. There were 11 girls from Greene County that earned all-SWIAC honors. Conference champion Eastern Greene, who had a perfect 7-0 mark, was represented by Kelsey Fleener, Katie Morguson and Amanda Butler...
Tough loss for Lady Cards in opener
The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals lost in a close contest that came down to the last minute, falling 60-59 to the Northeast Dubois Jeeps in their season opener at Northeast Dubois. "It was an early season dog fight," Lady Cards coach Chris Hitchcock said. "Our fourth quarter turnovers and their made free throws were hard to overcome."...
No. 6 Miners to play at No. 2 North Vermillion Friday night for regional title
The No. 6 Linton-Stockton Miners will face their sternest test of the season this Friday when they travel to Cayuga to play the No. 2 North Vermillion Falcons in this Friday's high school football Class A Regional match-up. Linton-Stockton (11-1) claimed its fourth consecutive sectional title with a convincing 41-0 win over North Knox in last Friday's Class A Sectional 48 championship. ...
GCVC to have skills and drills day Sunday
The Greene County Volleyball Club will have a skills and drills day Saturday at Linton-Stockton High School. The 18u-15u group will be from 1 to 4 pm and 14u to 12u will be from 4-7 pm. There will be a parent meeting prior to each session. Coaches and evaluators will be using this time to help divide teams...
Shakamak opens with win over Washington Catholic
JASONVILLE - The Shakamak girls basketball team opened the 2014-15 season with a 52-34 win over visiting Washington Catholic here Tuesday. The Lady Lakers started off with a 3-pointer by Sierra Hudson, a follow-up by Diamond Hinkle, and a layup by Alyssa Garo to take an early 7-2 lead. Steals by Garo and Emily McFarland led to a pair of Hudson layups as Shakamak led 14-5 after one period behind Hudson's 10 first-quarter points. She finished with a game-high 24 and Garo added 12...
Northview defeats Lady Wolverines
SWITZ CITY - Northview used a 15-0 run bridged over the first and second quarters to take the lead for good as the visiting Lady Knights went on to a 52-41 victory over host White River Valley here Tuesday night in the season opening girls basketball game for both teams...
Eastern Greene will have five returning lettermen
LITTLE CINCINNATI - Eastern Greene graduated five seniors from their 2013-14 squad, but five returning lettermen and a strong group of five incoming freshmen are bolstering the optimism of Lady Thunderbirds coach Zack Stevens as the Lady T-Birds begin the 2014-15 girls basketball season...
Shakamak to host Biddy Basketball
LADY LAKERS BASKETBALL FALL BIDDY BALL AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT The Shakamak girls basketball coaching staff is offering Biddy Basketball games and skills deveolpment for all area girls who are interested. Practice sessions will be on Sunday afternoons in the Shakamak elementary gym...
Greene County Volleyball Club to host skills and drills day
GCVC (Greene County Volleyball Club) will hold a skills and drills day on Sunday, Nov. 16th at Linton High School. 18u-15u will be from 1-4pm and 14u-12u will be from 4-7pm. There will be a parent meeting prior to each session. Coaches and evaluators will be using this time to help divide teams. Any girl interested in playing should attend. Players need to bring a copy of their birth certificate, a copy of their AAU membership card (www.aausports.org) and a $100 fee...
Regional tickets on sale at Linton-Stockton
Tickets for the Class A Regional championship football game will be on sale in Lou Baker's office this week at Linton-Stockton High School.
The Miners will play at North Vermillion Friday. Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m.
Tickets will cost $7.
UPDATED: Miners take fourth straight sectional, 41-0
The Linton-Stockton Miners made it four straight sectional titles with a convincing 41-0 win over the North Knox Warriors in the Class A Sectional 48 championship Friday at Roy Williams Field. The Warriors' Jordan Meurer fumbled 48 seconds into the game and Meurer's fumble was recovered by the Miners' Kendall Williams at Linton-Stockton's 47...
Linton-Stockton's sectional championship, by the numbers
LINTON-STOCKTON WINS FOOTBALL SECTIONAL BY THE NUMBERS 0 - The number of points the Miners allowed in blanking North Knox at Roy Williams Field Friday night in the Class A Sectional 48 championship football game. 1 - North Knox has won just one sectional championship, back in 1974...
Indiana High School Football Scores
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY NIGHT Regional Championships CLASS 6A Penn 42, Merrillville 6 Carmel 56, Carroll (Ft. Wayne) 6 Indpls Ben Davis 40, Warren Central 36 Center Grove 35, Southport 22 Sectionals Sectional Championships CLASS 5A...