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Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014
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Junior varsity loses (10/01/14)
Sullivan defeated Linton-Stockton 20-25, 25-18, 15-13 in a junior varsity volleyball match at Linton Tuesday night. "We played pretty aggressive in the first set," said coach Julie Walker. "Then we started to play safe. "The players have to learn to stay aggressive through all sets."...
Lakers lose at home (10/01/14)
Terre Haute North defeated Shakamak 25-9, 25-15, 25-11 in a non-conference high school volleyball match at Jasonville Tuesday night. "Terre Haute North is a really good volleyball team, probably one of the best we will play all season," said SHS coach Lu Anne Anderson. "I felt their height at the net intimidated us in the first game as they blocked us on our first several attempts at attacking...
WRV sweeps Washington Catholic (09/30/14)
The White River Valley volleyball won in straight sets over Washington Catholic 25-9, 25-23, 25-11 at Switz City Tuesday night. The Lady Wolverines were paced by Abby Denham who was 21 of 22 serving with five aces and 20 assists and Lexi Graves added six aces...
Cards win road match (09/30/14)
Bloomfield traveled to Bicknell and earned a 25-14, 25-21, 23-25, 25-21 win over North Knox in non-conference high school volleyball match Tuesday night. "It was the same story tonight," said BHS coach Ashlea Dunkerly. "We started out strong and just lost our intensity and had way too many errors...
Lady Miners fall in four (09/30/14)
Linton-Stockton came up on the short end of a 17-25, 11-25, 25-15, 20-25 score against visiting Sullivan in a high school volleyball match Tuesday night. "Sullivan just played better than we did," said L-S coach Jill Fougerousse. "We can't find consistency in our play...
Miner runners compete twice (09/30/14)
Miners compete in two meets The Linton-Stockton Junior High School boys and girls cross country teams competed in a couple of meets earlier this week. On Monday, both Miner teams placed second in a triangular meet. On Tuesday, the Lady Miners finished second in a four-way meet at Sullivan...
Bulldogs to host WRV, again (09/30/14)
Dugger Union will be looking to break a two-game losing streak Friday when they host White River Valley in a high school football game. The Bulldogs (2-4) are coming off of losses to Southside Home School (52-34) and Indianapolis Tindley (54-13) the past two weeks...
Eastern Greene finally returns home (09/30/14)
After a three-game road swing, the Eastern Greene Thunderbirds return home this Friday night. For the second time this season Eastern Greene squares off against a directional school bearing the "Cougars" nickname invading their home turf as it will be homecoming for the Thunderbirds...
Miners to battle North Knox on homecoming (09/30/14)
Something has to give Friday night at Roy Williams Field. Both the visiting North Knox Warriors and Linton-Stockton Miners enter the contest with 5-1 records. The members of Class Sectional 48 both are on winning streaks. The Warriors have won three in a row and the Miners are on a four-game run...
Bloomfield defeats South Knox (09/29/14)
In a non-conference high school volleyball match Monday night at Glover Gymnasium, Bloomfield defeated South Knox 14-25, 28-26, 25-22, 25-18. "We got off to a slow start. We are playing without two starters Aubrey Adams (back injury) and Kylee Moody (ankle sprain)," said BHS coach Ashlea Dunkerly. "The rest of the team really came together and settled down and this was a huge win for us...
EGHS falls in three (09/29/14)
The Eastern Greene High School volleyball team lost a 23-25, 17-25, 20-25 decision to visiting Bedford North Lawrence in three sets in a non-conference match Monday. "In the first and third sets, we were definitely in the hunt, back and forth and played some good volleyball," said Lady Thunderbird coach Gina Ingram. "If we would have eliminated a couple of mistakes late in the first set, that set would have been our set...
Cards still undefeated (09/29/14)
The Bloomfield Junior High School boys cross country team improved to 17-0 after wins over Batchelor Middle School and Eastern Greene Monday at home. The Cards won with a total of 17 points, Batchelor had 47 and Eastern Greene 74. In the girls race, Batchelor had a winning total of 18 points. Eastern Greene was second with 44 and Bloomfield placed third (88)...
Boys tennis sectional pairings announced. (09/29/14)
Pairings for the boys tennis sectional at North Daviess were announced Monday. The semifinals are set for Wednesday and Thursday with the championship contest set for Friday. All matches are set to begin at 5 p.m. BOYS TENNIS NORTH DAVIESS SECTIONAL...
Miners improve to 5-0 (09/29/14)
Linton-Stockton won its fifth game without a loss as the Miners defeated host North Knox 48-22 in a junior varsity football contest Monday at Bicknell. Trey Passen threw three TD passes to Noah Clark. Passen also had a rushing TD and Clark kicked two extra points...
Miners net 4-1 victory over WRV (09/29/14)
By Terry Schwinghammer Sports Writer SWITZ CITY - The Linton-Stockton tennis team won its match against White River Valley 4-1 here Monday afternoon. Linton-Stockton won all 3 singles matches and also won in the No. 2 doubles spot. At No. 1 singles Linton-Stockton's Zack McGill dropped the first set to WRV's Kyle Dickinson 4-6 but recovered to win the second and third sets by scores of 6-3, 6-2...
Cardinals run in Tiger Cub Invitational (09/29/14)
Bloomfield's boys and girls cross country teams ran in the Tiger Cub Invitational at Greencastle Saturday. The Bloomfield boys ran fourth as a team out of seven teams. Parker Ramsey led the Cardinals finishing fourth in sixteen minutes and thirty-one seconds...
Area junior high teams run in Shakamak Invitational (09/29/14)
Area junior high boys and girls cross country teams ran in the Shakamak Invitational Saturday. The Eastern Greene boys ran second out of ten teams, followed by Shakamak in third, Linton-Stockton sixth, and White River Valley ninth. Aurek Deischer of Linton-Stockton was the top area finisher in second place overall with a time of ten minutes and fifty-two seconds...
Area teams compete in Shakamak Invitational (09/29/14)
Area boys and girls cross country teams ran in the Shakamak Invitational Saturday. The Shakamak boys ran third as a team, followed by Eastern Greene in fifth, White River Valley sixth, and Linton-Stockton seventh in the ten-team field. Four area runners broke the seventeen-minute mark, led by Eastern Greene's John Kirts who finished second overall in seventeen minutes and forty-nine seconds. ...
Lady Miners win two of three (09/29/14)
Linton-Stockton earned two wins in three matches Saturday at the Speedway volleyball invitational. Jaelyn Walker had 53 assists in the three matches. Macy Fidler led with 26 kills and 24 digs. Ryleigh Fidler was 29 of 33 serving with one ace. She also had 15 kills, 19 digs, three block assists and one assist...
Union loses to Tindley on homecoming (09/27/14)
DUGGER -Speed and big plays are usually a deadly combination in football. Saturday was no different here as Tindley used both as they led from start to finish, defeating host Dugger Union 54-13 and spoiling homecoming for the Bulldogs on a sunny and warm afternoon at Bulldog Field in a non-conference high school football game.....
Eastern Greene wins battle of Thunderbirds (09/27/14)
FARMERSBURG - In a Southwest Conference battle between the two Indiana high school teams that share the nickname Thunderbirds and with the traveling Thunderbird trophy on the line, Eastern Greene earned a hard-fought win over North Central 16-8. During the scoreless first quarter, both teams' first possessions ended in punts. On the next possession North Central advanced the ball to the Eastern Greene 7 but turned the ball over on downs as they failed to convert a fourth-and-two...
No. 6 Miners continue to roll (09/26/14)
ELNORA - Despite 10 penalties and three turnovers, Class A No. 6 Linton-Stockton led from start to finish, defeating host North Daviess 55-28 in a non-conference high school football game here Friday night. The Miners, winners of four in a row, improved to 5-1 while North Daviess, who trailed 12-0, 28-12 and 48-12 at the first three quarter breaks, slipped to 3-3...
Indiana High School Football Scores (09/26/14)
High School Football INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY Linton-Stockton 55, North Daviess 28 Eastern Greene 16, North Central 8 Tindley at Dugger Union, 2 p.m. Sat. Adams Central 21, S. Adams 14, OT Alexandria 22, Madison-Grant 8 Anderson 40, Lafayette Jeff 35...
Shakamak loses at West Vigo (09/26/14)
Shakamak dropped a four-set decision (25-15, 25-11, 22-25, 25-13) at West Vigo in a non-conference high school volleyball match Thursday night. "We did not come ready to play," said Shakamak coach Lu Anne Anderson. "We had 11 service errors in the match...
Lady Miners defeat North Daviess (09/26/14)
In a junior varsity volleyball match Thursday, Linton-Stockton won at North Daviess. "We were victorious in two sets," said Lady Miner coach Julie Walker. "We played the best volleyball of the season tonight. "Our passing was much improved and they set the ball up every chance they had. I was very proud of their teamwork."...
Lady Cards lose at Edgewood (09/25/14)
The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals lost a volleyball match at Edgewood 19-25, 17-25, 18-25 Thursday night. "We just had way too many errors tonight," coach Ashlea Dunkerly said. "We beat ourselves." She added, "We are still dealing with injuries. Hopefully we can get everyone healthy soon."...
Cardinals defeat North Central (09/25/14)
The Bloomfield Junior High cross country teams defeated visiting North Central Thursday. The Lady Cards won the girls race with 20 points. In the boys competition, Bloomfield captured the top 11 spots in winning 15-50. GIRLS Bloomfield 20 North Central 40...
Lady T-Birds lose in three (09/25/14)
Eastern Greene lost a home varsity-only volleyball match to Bloomington North 14-25, 16-25, and 16-25 Thursday night. Lady Thunderbirds coach Gina Ingram said, "It was a tale of two teams. "We came out flat and you just can not do that against a good team.. We felt that we were a step or two slow on most balls and not completely into our coverage."...
Miners lose 4-1 (09/25/14)
Dalton Van Patton and Dane Kanen teamed up for a win at No. 2 doubles for the Linton-Stockton Miner boys tennis team, who lost a 4-1 decision at South Putnam Thursday. They won a first set tiebreaker and prevailed in two sets. The 1-15 Miners will conclude the regular season Monday at White River Valley...
Miners win conference match (09/25/14)
Linton-Stockton won its ninth match of the 2014 volleyball season, defeating host North Daviess 25-21, 25-14, 21-25, 25-11 Thursday night. The Lady Miners improved to 9-11 overall, 3-2 in the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference. "We did a really good job. Our offense was right on point," said L-S coach Jill Fougerousse. "We were fed a lot of free balls...
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