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Saturday, Apr. 19, 2014
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Cardinals Drop Decision To South Knox (04/18/14)
The Bloomfield Girls tennis traveled to the Vincennes University courts and lost 4-1 to South Knox Friday afternoon. Emily Bucher improved her season record to 5-1 by taking out Autumn Asdell 7-5, 6-2 at the No. 1 singles position. Bucher played from behind most of the first set until the score was 5-4 against her...
Lady T-Birds drop game to OVHS (04/18/14)
The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds fell to 0-2 on the year after a 6-5 loss to Owen Valley at Little Cincinnati Friday night. A three-run outburst in the fifth proved to be the difference for the Lady Patriots. Jama Thomas took the loss in the pitching circle...
Lady Miners top Mitchell (04/18/14)
The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners rallied for eight runs on their way to their third win of the week after an 8-0 win over visiting Mitchell Friday night. Shelsie Meurer went the first four innings to collect the win before making way for Brei Followell who picked up a three-inning save...
Lady Lakers notch Thursday win (04/18/14)
The Shakamak Lady Lakers pounded out 17 hits and scored in all but two innings to hand host Northview a 12-3 setback Thursday afternoon at Brazil. It was the first win of the year for the Shakamak softball squad. "We played a lot better," SHS (1-3) coach B.A. Shipman said. "Each game we're getting better and we really improved in this one getting 17 hits."...
Eastern takes triangular meet (04/18/14)
The Eastern Greene boys golf team swept a triangular meet with Bloomfield and White River Valley at the Phil Harris Golf Course in Linton Friday night. The Thunderbirds finished the round with a team total of 184 placing ahead of Bloomfield with a 206 and White River Valley with a 236...
Linton, SHS junior high track teams compete (04/18/14)
The Linton-Stockton and Shakamak Junior High School track teams shared the cinders with Owen Valley in a triangular meet Monday night. In the boys meet, Owen Valley was first with 60 points followed by the Miners with 59 and the Lakers with 25. In the girls meet, Owen Valley paced the field with 90 points while the Lady Miners were second with 44 and the Lady Lakers were third with 10 points...
New coaches at WRV, Linton-Stockton (04/18/14)
School officials at both White River Valley and Linton-Stockton High School's have confirmed to the Greene County Daily World that coaching changes at both schools in girls basketball and in volleyball at WRV are underway. Linton-Stockton athletic director Charlie Karazsia confirmed Friday that Lady Miner basketball coach Brad McKinney will have a replacement for his position on the agenda at Monday night's meeting of the Linton-Stockton School Board of Trustees...
Jackson paces All-Area boys basketball team (04/18/14)
The Greene County Daily World would like to announce its All-Area boys basketball team for 2013-14. There were 10 players selected by the sports staff of the GCDW, eight seniors, one junior and one sophomore. The conference and sectional champion Miners had three selections, White River Valley and Bloomfield two each and Union, Shakamak and Eastern Greene each had one player...
WRV posts Thursday win (04/18/14)
Clay City allowed just two hits to host White River Valley on Thursday, but the Wolverines took advantage of five Eel miscues on their way to a 7-6 Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference baseball win. Trent Carpenter doubled and Houston Boram singled while Austin Frye, Hunter Cornelius, Michael Fisher, Carpenter, Preston Miller, Andrew Hamilton and Jorden English all drew free passes to pace the Wolverines...
WRV girls win two (04/17/14)
White River Valley earned two wins in a high school girls track and field meet Thursday at Switz City. The Lady Wolverines had a winning total of 79 points, Bloomfield scored 49 and Lighthouse Christian finished with 18. Girls 1. WRV 79; 2. Bloomfield 49; 3. Lighthouse Christian 18...
Lady Miners defeat Union (04/17/14)
Linton-Stockton won its second conference game in as many nights as the Lady Miners defeated Union 7-1 in a high school softball game Thursday night. Brei Followell pitched a three-hitter to pace the Lady Miners. Carlie Booe had single and double and scored run for L-S...
Cloverdale defeats Miners (04/17/14)
Host Cloverdale defeated Linton-Stockton 179-195 in a high school boys golf match Thursday. Jacob Gregory and Dane Kanen each shot 48 to pace the Miners. Zach Hall had a 49, Paul Goodman 50 and Tysen Dunn 63. They will compete at Country Oaks Saturday at the Washington Invitational...
WRV netters lose at Barr-Reeve (04/17/14)
White River Valley came up on the short end of a 4-1 score in a high school girls tennis match at Barr-Reeve Thursday night. "Barr Reeve was a very good team," said WRV coach Ted Wagner. "Jenny Wagner for WRV was able to hold off the tough serving attack of Allison Hoover at the No 1 singles spot...
Northview blanks Lakers (04/17/14)
Northview came to Greene County Thursday night and left with a 7-0 victory over Shakamak in a high school baseball game. The loss was the second in a row after the Lakers started the season with four wins. "We have not scored in 13 innings now," said Laker coach Chip Sweet. "We hit the ball hard, but they made all the plays tonight. They just outplayed us...
T-Birds win in 11 (04/17/14)
Eastern Greene had to put in extra work, but the Thunderbirds defeated North Knox 13-9 in 11 innings at Bicknell Thursday night. "We probably should have won in regulation, but the kids did a great job of staying focused for 11 innings, pulling out the win," said EGHS baseball coach Randy Frye. "This was a great win for us...
Cardinal golfers lose by four shots (04/17/14)
Bloomfield came up four shots short as the Cardinals dropped a high school boys golf match Thursday. Host North Daviess shot a 197 and Bloomfield finished with a 201 at Eagle View at Crane. For BHS, Alex Bartlow shot 46, Brady Gadberry 48, Jackson Stone 50, Ben Shirley 56, Jaekob Ham 57 and Cole Knight 59...
Union golfers compete at home (04/17/14)
The Union High School boys golf team competed on their home course - the Sullivan Elks - on Thursday. North Knox won the event with a 204 and North Central fired a 236. Union only has three golfers, one short of having enough to compile a team score...
Sports changes (04/17/14)
Today's Vincennes Rivet at Bloomfield baseball game has been postponed, at the request of Rivet. The game has yet to be rescheduled, according to BHS athletic director Ron McBride. Also, the Bloomfield vs. Shakamak baseball game on May 15 has been moved to Friday, May 16...
Carpenter wins awards (04/16/14)
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."...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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