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...
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...
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...
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...
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Barr-Reeve 65, Linton-Stockton 19
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...
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...
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...
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. ...