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Miners ranked No 6 in final poll (10/21/14)
Linton-Stockton ended up sixth in the final Class A Top 10 high school football poll, which was released Tuesday afternoon by The Associated Press. The 8-1 Miners will take a seven-game winning streak into sectional play at 7:30 p.m. Friday against Wood Memorial at home...
Eastern Greene to face Tell City in sectional opener (10/21/14)
The Eastern Greene Thunderbirds look to get back on track following a two-game losing skid when they host the Tell City Marksmen in the opening round of Class 2A Sectional 40. This will be the first meeting between the two high school football teams...
Local high school football sectional pairings (10/21/14)
H.S. Football Sectionals INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SECTIONALS OCT. 24, 31 & NOV. 7 Courtesy www.johnharrell.net CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Friday, Oct. 24 G1 - Southridge (6-3) at Sullivan (5-4) G2 - Forest Park (1-8) at Evansville Mater Dei (9-0) G3 - Tell City (2-7) at Eastern Greene (5-4), 7:30 p.m...
Miners to open sectional at home against Wood Memorial (10/21/14)
No. 6 Linton-Stockton will open defense of its sectional championship in Class A with a home game Friday night against the Wood Memorial Trojans. The two former Southwest Seven Conference foes did not play in the regular season this fall as the 8-1 Miners tried to upgrade their schedule...
Volleyball sectionals set to begin Thursday (10/21/14)
Eastern Greene volleyball coach Gina Ingram has said that one of the team goals she and her players had set for themselves was to win the SWIAC conference championship. Having accomplished that with a win over Shakamak - and finishing undefeated in conference play with a 7-0 record - the Lady Thunderbirds now set their sights on a second goal of winning the sectional championship...
Miners finish junior-varsity season undefeated (10/20/14)
The Linton-Stockton junior varsity football team completed a perfect season on the road Monday night. The Miners (8-0) defeated host Springs Valley 21-2. Chance Howard scored on a 66-yard TD run in the first quarter and Luke Wilson kicked the PAT for a 7-0 Miner advantage...
Sectional tickets on sale at Linton-Stockton (10/20/14)
Tickets for the Wood Memorial at Linton-Stockton sectional football game will be on sale daily at Linton-Stockton High School until noon Friday in Lou Baker's office. Tickets are $6 and Miner Pride Passes cannot be accepted for admission to IHSAA State Tournament events...
Eight area runners advance to semistate out of BNL Regional (10/18/14)
BEDFORD - Five area boys and three area girls advanced to next week's Brown County Semistate cross country meet. The top five teams and the top ten individuals not on an advancing team advanced out of the Bedford North Lawrence Regional here Saturday...
Chesnut and Heaton fall at regional (10/18/14)
Bloomfield's No. 1 doubles team of Alex Chestnut and Hunter Heaton were beaten Saturday morning by the undefeated team of Ryan Day and Jacob Quinkert of Providence 7-5, 6-2 but they didn't go down without a fight in the semifinals of the Bedford North Lawrence Regional...
Bulldogs finish on winning note (10/18/14)
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Davis dealing with more than just running (10/18/14)
NASHVILLE - Although some fans might argue this point, sports is not a life or death proposition. But sometimes, life intervenes and intrudes in the world of sports. Such has been the case for White River Valley junior Buddy Davis. The cross country runner was staring at the real world right in the face when he grandfather John Davis was killed on Oct. 10 in a home explosion, the night before the sectional...
Davis qualifies for cross country semistate (10/18/14)
NASHVILLE - After just missing advancing to the boys cross country semistate a year ago, White River Valley's Buddy Davis advanced out of the Brown County Regional here Saturday at Eagle Park. Davis, who finished 22nd overall with a time of 17 minutes and 13.22 seconds, was ninth as an individual not on the five qualifying teams...
UPDATED: Thunderbirds lose at Tecumseh, 28-14 (10/17/14)
Tecumseh defeated visiting Eastern Greene 28-14 in a high school football game at Lynnville Friday night. The Thunderbirds dropped to 5-4. This story will be updated.
Indiana High School Football Scores (10/17/14)
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY LOCALLY Linton-Stockton 46, North Central 0 Tecumseh 28, Eastern Greene 14 Martin County at Dugger Union, 7 p.m. Saturday STATE SCORES Alexandria 38, Eastbrook 21 Andrean 26, Lowell 14 Attica 52, Turkey Run 0...
Miners blank North Central; extend winning streak to seven (10/17/14)
FARMERSBURG - Linton-Stockton continued its winnings ways. The Class A No. 6 Miners scored 32 points in the second half as they pulled away from North Central, posting a 46-0 victory over the host Thunderbirds here Friday night in the regular-season finale for both squads...
Junior varsity still unbeaten (10/17/14)
The Linton-Stockton junior varsity football team pushed its record to 7-0 after a 45-0 victory over visiting Northview at Roy Williams Field Saturday. "It is a pretty big deal any time a Class A team beats a 4A team," said Miner coach Joe Lorig. "I was really happy for the kids...
Lady Wolverines fall to BNL (10/16/14)
White River Valley lost in three sets 13-25, 7-25, 26-28 to Bedford North Lawrence in a high school volleyball match at Bedford Thursday night. "In the first two sets, I think we were intimidated by their hard hitters and good serves. Just the size of the school and the gym are a lot to take in," coach Shawn Brown said. "In the third set, we started blocking better and playing better as a team...
Area volleyball scores (10/16/14)
AREA HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL SCORES THURSDAY NIGHT Linton-Stockton d. Cloverdale, 25-20, 25-15, 25-23 Bloomfield d. Shoals, 25-21, 25-8, 25-8
Lady Thunderbirds defeat Monrovia (10/16/14)
Lady T-Birds win in three The Eastern Greene Lady Thunderbirds won Thursday night's high school volleyball match at Monrovia 25-18, 25-15, 25-20. "It is great to end regular season with a win," Lady Thunderbirds coach Gina Ingram said. "We've had a long stretch of away matches and to finish with a win is what we were aiming for."...
Lady Cards win on senior night (10/16/14)
BLOOMFIELD - The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals dispatched Shoals 25-21, 25-8, 25-8 in a high school volleyball match here at Glover Gymnasium Thursday night. Bloomfield celebrated senior night, honoring seniors Lexi Place and Taylor Graf. "I'm really glad we were able to send our seniors out with such a good win," Lady Cards coach Ashlea Dunkerly said...
Lady Miners conclude regular season with a win (10/16/14)
Linton-Stockton's varsity volleyball team had 10 aces, 70 digs and 33 kills as they concluded the regular season with a 25-20, 25-15, 25-23 victory at Cloverdale Thursday night in a non-conference contest. "We had a lot of free balls given to us tonight," said Linton-Stockton coach Jill Fougerousse. "And for the most part we were able to take advantage of those...
Dugger Union has nine players named to All-Indiana Classic Challenge Team (10/16/14)
Teams for the 2014 All-Indiana Classic Challenge Team was named earlier this week. Dugger Union had nine players named to the squad. On defense, end Raylee Mesey, linebackers Skyler Mesey, Darrion Chapman and Matt Snead were honored. On offense, quarterback Anthony Ellis, running back Austin Riggleman, wide receiver Grant Sauri and fullback Cole Turner were named to the squad...
Miner football to have pork loin sandwich dinner (10/16/14)
Come out and enjoy a pork loin sandwich dinner with the Linton-Stockton football team on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Linton Fire Department. Fans will be able to meet and mingle with Miners coaches, players and cheerleaders. The dinner will take place from 6 to 9 p.m...
Lady Miners fall at home (10/14/14)
In a high school volleyball match in Greene County Tuesday night, Terre Haute South defeated Linton-Stockton 25-14, 25-13, 25-19. "Caitlyn Newton of South is an outstanding player. She put the ball down on us," said L-S coach Jill Fougerousse. "We could not get a hand up on her at the net all night long. They also have an excellent setter who runs the floor well...
Area high school fall sports schedule (10/14/14)
Area Schedule Volleyball Bloomfield at Owen Valley, 6 p.m. Volleyball White River Valley at Bedford North Lawrence, 6 p.m. Shoals at Bloomfield, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton at Cloverdale, 6 p.m. Eastern Greene at Monrovia, 6 p.m. Shakamak at Owen Valley, 7:30 p.m...
Clay City defeats WRV in SWIAC match (10/14/14)
SWITZ CITY - Clay City defeated host WRV 25-16, 25-18, 25-13 in a SWIAC high school volleyball match here Tuesday night.
Junior varsity loses (10/14/14)
The Linton-Stockton junior varsity volleyball team lost at Vincennes Lincoln 20-25, 15-25 Monday night. "We were very sluggish and flat," said coach Julie Walker. LINTON-STOCKTON JUNIOR VARSITY STATS Hannah Bradbury - 6/6 serving, 1 ace, 3 kills, 3 digs...
Area high school volleyball scores (10/14/14)
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL TUESDAY'S RESULTS Clay City d. WRV 25-16, 25-18, 25-13 Terre Haute South d. Linton-Stockton 25-14, 25-13, 25-19
UPDATED: Local volleyball sectional parings and times (10/14/14)
M1: South Knox vs. Eastern Greene, 6 p.m. M2: Sullivan vs. Linton-Stockton, 7:30 p.m. M3: Winner of M1 vs. Winner of M2, 10 a.m. M4: North Knox vs. North Central (Farmersburg), 11:30 a.m. M5: Championship, Winner M3 vs. Winner M4, 7 p.m. M1: Bloomfield vs. White River Valley, 7 p.m...
Dugger Union to conclude season against Martin County Saturday (10/14/14)
The Dugger Union Community School Bulldogs close out the 2014 season when Martin County visits Bulldog Field Saturday at 7 p.m. The Bulldogs stand 4-4 on the season - winning twice each against Traders Point Christian Academy and White River Valley. A win Saturday would give the Bulldogs their first winning season since 2008. They blanked TPC last week, their second win in a row...
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