Lady Miners win first volleyball sectional since 2007
LITTLE CINCINNATI - Since winning a sectional in 2007, Linton-Stockton has had good teams with good records and conference champions but no sectional hardware to show for their efforts. But they scratched their seven-year itch and their seven-year drought is over as they defeated North Knox 25-21, 25-11, 21-25, 25-18 to win the Class 2A Eastern Greene volleyball sectional here Saturday...
Lady Cards defeat Lakers to repeat as sectional champs
CLAY CITY - The Bloomfield Lady Cardinals successfully defended their 2013 sectional championship, capturing back-to-back titles with their 25-10, 25-15, 25-19 win over Shakamak in the championship match of Class A Sectional 57 at Clay City. Shakamak started strong in the first set but then Bloomfield ran off seven straight en route to winning the first set 25-10...
Lady Lakers advance to sectional final
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Lady Cards take semifinal over Eels
CLAY CITY - Two good volleyball teams gave each other all they had in the second semifinal match of Class A Sectional 57 at Clay City Saturday afternoon with the Bloomfield Lady Cardinals prevailing in the hotly-contested match 25-18, 26-24, and 25-20 over Clay City...
Workman finishes eighth at semistate; advances to state finals
NASHVILLE - Bloomfield junior Alli Workman will be making a return trip to the state finals. Workman finished eighth overall here at the Brown County girls cross country semistate Saturday afternoon. The top 10 finishers not on the six qualifying teams advanced to state, but that standard did not apply to her...
Lady Miners edge South Knox; play tonight for sectional championship
LITTLE CINCINNATI - The sister duo of Ryleigh and Macy Fidler combined for 45 of Linton-Stockton's 60 kills as the Lady Miners advanced to the championship match of the Class 2A Eastern Greene Sectional here Saturday afternoon with a 25-18, 18-25, 25-23, 23-25, 15-11 victory over South Knox...
T-Birds sectional hopes shot down by Marksmen
LITTLE CINCINNATI - Eastern Greene closed out its season with a 47-32 loss at home to the Tell City Marksmen in the first round of the playoffs in Class 2A Sectional 40 Friday night. On Eastern Greene's first possession, Briar Martindale's pass was intercepted by Tell City's C.J. ...
Miners cruise to sectional victory
In a first-round high school football game in the Class A Sectional 48, the host Linton-Stockton Miners scored 39 points in just over nine minutes and cruised to a 67-6 victory over the Trojans at Roy Williams Field Friday night. It was the 15th consecutive win by the Miners (9-1) over the Trojans, who concluded the regular season with a 0-10 record. Sixth-ranked Linton-Stockton leads the all-time series 16-1...
Local football sectional pairings
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SECTIONALS OCT. 24, 31 & NOV. 7 Courtesy www.johnharrell.net CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Friday, Oct. 24 G1 - Southridge 28, Sullivan 27 G2 - Evansville Mater Dei 48, Forest Park 6 G3 - Tell City 47, Eastern Greene 32 G4 - North Posey 49, South Spencer 16...
First round IHSAA sectional football scores
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES FRIDAY SECTIONALS FIRST ROUND CLASS A SECTIONAL 48 Linton-Stockton 67, Wood Memorial 6 CLASS 2A SECTIONAL 40 Tell City 47, Eastern Greene 32 STATE SCORES CLASS 6A Sectional 1 Lake Central 41, Lafayette Jeff 6 Sectional 2...
Spikers from BHS, WRV left a lasting impression
CLAY CITY - Some of my most memorable moments as a sports writer have come during a high school volleyball match. And although a first-round contest might not normally seem like much, especially when a team wins three straights sets, but Thursday night at the Class A Clay City Sectional 47 here was the exception...
Lady Miners beat Sullivan to advance
LITTLE CINCINNATI - The Linton-Stockton Lady Miners avenged a regular season loss to rival Sullivan, winning their first-round sectional matchup with the Lady Arrows 25-18, 24-26, 25-20, and 25-19 on the opening night of the Eastern Greene volleyball sectional...
High school sectional volleyball scores, pairings
47. Eastern Greene Sectional(6) Thursday, Oct. 23 M1: South Knox d Eastern Greene, 20-25, 25-16, 25-15, 25-18. M2: Linton-Stockton d. Sullivan, 25-18, 24-26, 25-20, 25-19. Saturday, Oct. 25 M3: South Knox vs. Linton-Stockton, 10 a.m. M4: North Knox vs. North Central (Farmersburg), 11:30 a.m...
Bloomfield defeats WRV at Class A Sectional
By B.J. Hargis Sports Editor CLAY CITY - After letting an early lead slip away in sets one and two, White River Valley rallied to go ahead 23-22, 25-24 and 27-26 in set two. But Bloomfield tied things at 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 before scoring the final two points of the set and went on to post a 25-21, 30-28, 25-20 victory over the Lady Wolverines in a high school volleyball match here at the Class A Clay City Sectional 47 Thursday night...
North Central defeats WRV to win junior high SWIAC volleyball tournament title
North Central defeated North Daviess, Linton-Stockton and White River Valley in the championship match to win the Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference junior high volleyball tournament on Oct. 18 at Shakamak. WRV had beaten Clay City and Shakamak to advance to the title match...
Heaton, Chesnut earn post season honors
The Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association recently announced its all-District teams for the 2014 season. Bloomfield's No. 1 doubles team of Hunter Heaton and Alex Chestnut were named to the District 7 squad. Heaton and Chestnut were sectional champions and finished the season with a 20-4 mark while playing at No. 1 doubles...
Lady Cards getting healthy for sectional
BLOOMFIELD - Bloomfield volleyball starters Kylee Moody, Harlee Sullivan, and Aubrey Adams have all missed significant playing time this season due to injuries, but all three have returned to action just in time for sectional play. "These three players are a really big part of our team," Lady Cardinals coach Ashlea Dunkerly said...
Miners ranked No 6 in final poll
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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...
Davis dealing with more than just running
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...