High school sports schedules
Saturday, NOV. 29 Boys Basketball Bloomfield Classic, TBA. North Central at Eastern Greene, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton at North Knox, 6 p.m. Dugger Union Throwback game at Pleasantville, 2 p.m., 6 p.m.. Girls Basketball Eastern Greene at Cloverdale, 6 p.m...
UPDATED: Wolverines drop opener at home
SWITZ CITY - The West Vigo Vikings rode a 24-point fourth quarter to overtake the White River Valley Wolverines, winning 56-47 here Wednesday in a high school boys basketball game. WRV, who was playing its first game under the leadership of coach Joe Pigg, had taken a 38-32 lead at the end of three, outscoring the Vikings 18-8 in the third stanza...
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL
Barr-Reeve 65, Linton-Stockton 19
Thunderbirds drop home opener
LITTLE CINCINNATI - The Owen Valley Patriots, behind 26 points from Cameron King, pulled away for a 64-53 win over the Eastern Greene Thunderbirds here Tuesday in the season opening high school boys basketball game for both teams. King scored seven quick points to start on a pair of inside baskets and a 3-pointer and later added another three for 10 first-quarter points as the Patriots jumped out to an 11-6 lead...
Lady Cards top Shakamak at home
BLOOMFIELD - Bloomfield took advantage of home court, won a conference game and avenged two losses to Shakamak last year as the host Lady Cards pulled away for a 64-46 victory in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference girls basketball here at Glover Gymnasium Tuesday night...
White River Valley falls at home
Edgewood outscored White River Valley 26-16 in the second half to pull away for a 45-38 victory over the host Lady Wolverines in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday night. "We came out strong in the first quarter," said WRV coach Mark Graves. "But we just played like an inexperience team the rest of the game...
Dugger Union picks up two wins
DUGGER - The Dugger Union boys basketball team won their season opener, 68-54 over visiting Wabash Valley here Monday night in its season-opener. The Dugger Union girls also won 51-30. Melidian Maze and Grant Sauri got the Bulldogs started, each hitting a 3-pointer as Dugger Union took the early 6-4 lead. Parker Lovelace scored inside and added two free throws, and Maze and Sauri each tossed in another three as the lead grew to 16-4...
Lady Thunderbirds win second game
Amanda Butler scored a career-high 16 points and Kayla Rogers scored 11 of her 12 points in the third quarter as Eastern Greene pulled away from Owen Valley for a 54-36 victory in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Monday night at Spencer...
Linton-Stockton girls cross country winners
The Linton-Stockton High School girls cross country runners that received individual awards for 2014 included (from left) Hanna Camden (MVP), Kierra Mossburger (leadership), and Riley Mayfield (most improved). (Submitted photo).
Girls game will be varsity-only
The Shakamak at Bloomfield girls basketball game will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Lady T-Birds win at Trinity Lutheran
The Eastern Greene girls basketball team picked up a quality road win Friday night, defeating Trinity Lutheran 49-43. Lady Thunderbirds coach Zack Stevens said, "Trinity Lutheran is a good program. They're a 1A school, but they always seem to be in the regional final...
UPDATED: Lady Miners fall in conference game
North Daviess pushed its record to 3-2 after a 32-15 victory over visiting Linton-Stockton in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference high school girls basketball game Saturday night. It was the first conference game for both teams. The Lady Miner slipped to 0-3 overall...
UPDATED: Lady Cards lose road game
Tom Graham Today at 9:07 PM To Hargisbj@yahoo.com North Knox 55, Bloomfield 39 Girls - Saturday North Knox outscored visiting Bloomfield 37-17 in fht first half on its way to a 55-39 victory in a non-conference high school girls basketball game at Bicknell Saturday night...
WRV wins at Shakamak
JASONVILLE - The White River Valley Lady Wolverines retained possession of the Greene County Keg with a 52-31 victory over the Shakamak Lady Lakers here Saturday afternoon in a matchup of county and SWIAC conference rivals. Lady Lakers coach Troy Fougerousse credited White River Valley with a strong performance...
UPDATED: Pigg returns to White River Valley
SWITZ CITY -- After coaching the girls team at White River Valley High School for over a decade, Joe Pigg returns to take over the WRV boys basketball program. "I had 13 really good years as head coach of the girls and now I am looking forward to coaching the boys," said Pigg. We want to have the same success as the girls.....
Letter captures essence of Hoosier basketball
PLEASANTVILLE - Among the items stored in the trophy case at the Pleasantville gym is this letter, written by Jim Misner circa 1990. In Misner's letter, he speaks of experiencing basketball as it was in a bygone era - fifty years ago - through the eyes of a child, capturing the essence of that nostalgic era...
Miners will have different look, same goals
Although Linton-Stockton's boys basketball team lost four starters from last year's regional runner-up team, the Miners return eight lettermen and feature 28 players in the program. "This is by far the most kids I've ever had here," said Miner coach Joey Hart, who is starting his fifth season at L-S with a 67-33 record. "We have five kids that transfered in, which helped our numbers. Our freshmen and junior varsity teams will play in a couple of tournaments and have full schedules...
Lakers return five lettermen
JASONVILLE - The 2014-15 Shakamak Lakers boys basketball team return five lettermen as the Lakers look to improve upon last year's 4-16 record. Veteran coach Steve Brett begins his seventh season at the Shakamak helm with a 69-69 mark over the previous six seasons. Brett's overall coaching record is 463-359, including stops at Bloomfield, Seymour, and Brett's alma mater Loogootee, as he enters his 37th season as a head coach...
McKinney sees optimistic outlook for Bulldogs
DUGGER - The 2014-15 season marks the inaugural basketball campaign for the Dugger Union Bulldogs under the newly organized Dugger Union Community School. First-year head coach Anthony McKinney will lead the Bulldogs this season. Coach McKinney also served as assistant offensive coordinator for the Bulldog football team...
T-Birds return veteran group
LITTLE CINCINNATI - The 2014-15 Eastern Greene Thunderbirds boys basketball team has a veteran squad returning, as starting guard Camden Sego was the only graduating senior from last season. Sego is now playing at Goshen College. Head coach Jon Neill is in his second year at the helm of the Thunderbirds. Eastern Greene posted a 10-13 record in Neill's first season...
Dugger Union girls back on the court
There will be a steep learning curve for the Lady Bulldogs in their first year playing for the Dugger Union Community Schools. Dugger enters the season with one junior, a sophomore, six freshmen and three eighth-graders. "I think they are really strong," Dugger Union coach Mandy Cornelius...
Cardinals will feature youthful line-up
BLOOMFIELD - Coach Matt Britton hopes that youth will be served for his Bloomfield Cardinals during the 2014-15 high school boys basketball season. "Of the 11 guys on the varsity roster, eight played some on the junior varsity last year," said Britton, who has a 35-33 mark in his three previous seasons at his alma mater, including posting a 12-10 record a year ago. "We only have two seniors. We lost four seniors, including three starters...
Miner eighth grade boys win at Clay City
The Linton-Stockton eighth grade boys basketball team defeated the Clay City Eels by a score of 43-26 Thursday at Clay City. Sammy Robbins led the Miners' scoring with 11 points. Silas Robbins added nine points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the team...
Miner seventh graders split two
The Linton-Stockton seventh-grade boys basketball team split two games this week, with a 60-40 loss at Bedford Tuesday and a 45-21 win at Clay City Thursday. Coach Jay Smith said the Bedford game was about surviving runs. "We stayed close in the first half and had the lead a few times but we came out a little flat in the third quarter and couldn't overcome the run they made," coach Smith said...
Bloomfield girls basketball schedule change
There have been two changes to the Bloomfield girls basketball schedule. Saturday night's game at North Knox will be a varsity-only contest, starting at 7 p.m. Also a junior varsity game has been added. The Bloomfield girls junior varsity will play at North Knox Monday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m...
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...