Thunderbirds fall to Martinsville
The Eastern Greene lost a road contest to the host Martinsville Artesians 86-53 in high school boys basketball game Saturday night in Morgan County. They will be back in action Saturday, Dec. 27 when they compete at the North Harrison Tournament. They will face Greensburg at noon while the hosts play Milan at 10 a.m...
Cardinals top White River in conference game
BLOOMFIELD - Host Bloomfield started with 10 unanswered points and was never challenged as the Cardinals went on to a 52-36 Southwestern Indiana High School boys basketball victory over White River Valley here Saturday night at Glover Gymnasium. The Cardinals, who shot 53 percent and won the rebound battle 32-25 and had just eight turnovers, pushed their record to 6-1 overall, 2-1 in league play...
Mater Dei defeats Linton-Stockton 57-42
Evansville Mater Dei placed four players in double figures as the Wildcats defeated Linton-Stockton 57-42 in a non-conference high school boys basketball game played at Evansville Bosse Saturday. Mater Dei led 13-8 after the opening eight minutes and forged ahead 32-20 at the half. They built their lead to 47-31 after three periods...
Karazsia, Graves return to Hoosier State
INDIANAPOLIS - Austin Karazsia and Matthew Graves returned to Indiana Saturday as their University of South Alabama Jaguars faced IUPUI in men's college basketball at the newly-renovated Fairgrounds Coliseum in Indianapolis. In a battle of Jaguars, the Jaguars of IUPUI defeated Graves' and Karazsia's South Alabama Jaguars 71-65 in overtime to put a damper on the homecoming for the two Greene County natives...
Lady Cardinals defeat Sullivan
Bloomfield won the second half by a 37-22 margin as the host Lady Cardinals defeated Sullivan 50-42 in a non-conference high school girls basketball game at Glover Gymnasium Saturday afternoon. Sullivan (2-7) led 20-13 at the half and was still ahead 31-26 after three quarters...
Shakamak wins over Eminence
The Shakamak Lakers got back on the winning track with a 67-59 win at home over Eminence in high school boys basketball action Saturday. Shakamak led by only one point - 44-43 after three periods but broke the game open in the fourth quarter as Dylan Collins hit 10 of 11 free throws during the closing stanza...
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL Saturday BOYS LOCAL Evansville Mater Dei 57, Linton-Stockton 52 Shakamak 67, Eminence 59 Martinsville 86, Eastern Greene 53 Bloomfield 52, White River Valley 36 GIRLS LOCAL Bloomfield 50, Sullivan 42 STATE BOYS Belleville (Althoff Catholic), Ill. 78, Barr-Reeve 62...
UPDATED - Fast start propels Miners over Lakers
JASONVILLE - A 9-0 first quarter run gave Linton-Stockton a 16-4 lead after one period and the Miners never looked back, cruising to a 60-28 win over the Shakamak Lakers in conference high school boys basketball here Friday. A nifty drive and two free throws by Jacob Clothier and putbacks by Austin Robertson and Trey Bedwell fueled the run. The Miners were assisted by eight Shakamak turnovers in the period...
High school sports schedules
AREA HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULES ALL BLOOMFIELD GIRLS GAMES ARE VARSITY ONLY (V) (UNOFFICIAL) SATURDAY, DEC. 20 Boys Basketball White River Valley at Bloomfield, 6 p.m. Eastern Greene at Martinsville, 6 p.m. Linton-Stockton vs. Evansville Mater Dei at Evansville Bosse, 5 p.m...
Shakamak holds off Linton-Stockton
JASONVILLE - Shakamak used a 11-1 spurt over the final three minutes of the first quarter and never trailed over the final 26-plus minutes as the host Lady Lakers defeated Linton-Stockton 58-48 in a Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference girls basketball game here Thursday night...
UPDATED - Press carries WRV to win
LITTLE CINCINNATI - White River Valley relied on its full court press in the second half to overcome a five point halftime deficit and pull away for a 50-44 conference win over Eastern Greene in girls high school basketball here Thursday. "The last couple games our second half has been a lot better than our first half," Lady Wolverines coach Mark Graves said. "We did come out in the second half and play a little better basketball."...
Springs Valley tops Bloomfield
Springs Valley used a 14-7 advantage in the second quarter to take the lead and went on to a 54-43 victory over visiting Bloomfield in a high school girls basketball game Thursday night. Bloomfield slipped to 3-7. Emily Bucher scored 18 points to lead BHS while Hannah Pendley and Marissa Meehan both scored 12 for the winners...
Cards defeat Eastern Greene
On Tuesday night, the Bloomfield Junior High boys basketball team took a trip to Eastern Greene to face the Thunderbirds and came away with two victories. In the first contest, the seventh grade started slow but finished strong in a hard fought 40-23 win...
Elementary game date changed
The Bloomfield fifth and sixth grade girls basketball games on Jan. 22 has been changed to Feb. 4 at Farmersburg.
Chipman has impressive streak of attending BHS boys games
BLOOMFIELD - For the past 50-plus seasons, there has been a familiar face in the stands at Bloomfield High School boys basketball games, whether in the old gym or in Glover Gymnasium - Ralph Chipman. The 1947 Bloomfield High School graduate has quite an attendance record when it comes to watching his alma mater play boys basketball...
Miners win one, lose one
Linton-Stockton defeated host Shakamak 41-39 in a sixth grade boys basketball game Tuesday night. Lincoln Hale had 28 points and Trey Goodman, Wesley Axe and Japheth House each scored four for the 1-1 Miners. Shakamak won the fifth-grade contest 41-34...
Bloomfield game to start at 6 p.m. Thursday
The Bloomfield at Springs Valley varsity girls basketball game will start at 6 p.m. Thursday. This is one hour earlier than previously scheduled.
Eastern Greene loses road game
Edgewood defeated Eastern Greene 35-25 in a high school girls basketball game Tuesday night at Ellettsville. Amanda Butler led the Lady Thunderbirds (6-3) with 10 points.
Turnovers undo Lady Cards in loss to WRV
BLOOMFIELD - Bloomfield had as many turnovers as points - 32 - and the White River Valley Lady Wolverines pulled away in the second half for a 44-32 win over the Lady Cardinals in a girls high school basketball conference game here Tuesday. "One word - Turnovers. Period," Bloomfield coach Chris Hitchcock said. "And that puts pressure on our defense and a lack of confidence in our offense...
Lady Miners nipped at Cloverdale
Linton-Stockton lost a 28-26 decision to host Cloverdale in a high school girls basketball game Tuesday night in Putnam County. The Lady Miners slipped to 1-9 with the loss while Cloverdale improved to 6-4. Avaree Dunn scored 10 points for the Lady Miners. Jacklyn Nash scored six, Taylor Thuis four and Maddie Robison three...
Shakamak earns third victory
Shakamak's roller coaster ride stopped for at least one night as the Lady Lakers scored at least 10 points in every quarter as they posted a 42-36 victory at Sullivan in a non-conference high school girls basketball game Tuesday. Shakamak improved to 3-7 while Sullivan slipped to 2-6...
Miners lose opener
Host Eastern Greene defeated Linton-Stockton 43-42 in a sixth grade boys basketball game Monday It was the season opener for the Miners, who were led in scoring by Lincoln Hale with 31 points. Trey Goodman scored seven points, Gavin House and Wesley Axe scored two apiece...
WRV splits with Carlisle
White River Valley lost to Carlisle 33-17 in a seventh grade girls basketball game Monday night. WRV scoring included Mia McDonald with two points, Olivia Myers one, Abby Shake four, Caitlin Emmons one, Claire Hostetter two, Morgan Greene five and Mylee Campbell added two...
Indiana High School boys basketball polls
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL TOP 10 TEAMS The Associated Press Top 10 Indiana high school boys basketball teams, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through games of Monday, rating points and previous rankings: Class 4A Others receiving votes: Bloomington North 34. Indpls Pike 32. E. Chicago 21. Merrillville 20. McCutcheon 14. Lawrence North 13. Chesterton 7. Jennings Co. 6. Penn 6. Warren Central 6...
Seven games on the high school hoops weekend schedule
This weekend features a lighter-than-usual schedule for area high school basketball teams with six boys contests and one girls matchup. Linton-Stockton visits county and SWIAC conference rival Shakamak Friday as well as Dugger Union playing at Traders Point Christian on the same night...
WRV-Lyons splits with Bloomfield
The White River Valley-Lyons boys basketball teams split two games with Bloomfield on Saturday. Bloomfield won the fifth-grade contest 30-19. Brady Burks scored 10 points, Parker Stone five and Ryan Hamm and Andrew Bryant each added two for WRV. In the sixth-grade game, WRV-Lyons won 41-29 as Jace King (18) and Andrew Ellett (14) combined for 32 points...
Lakers close out strong to win
Shakamak withstood a shaky third quarter and came back with a strong fourth quarter performance as the Lakers rolled to a 66-48 win over Washington Catholic in high school boys basketball at Washington Catholic Saturday. "We played really well in the first and fourth quarters. In the second and third quarters we experienced some poor judgement in shot selection and passing," Lakers coach Steve Brett said...
Thunderbirds to play in tournament at North Harrison
The Eastern Greene boys basketball team will play in the Carriage Ford Classic at North Harrison High School on Saturday, Dec. 27. Milan will play North Harrison in the first game at 10 a.m. while Eastern Greene will play Greensburg in the second semifinal at noon...
Shakamak girls will play varsity-only Tuesday
The Shakamak at Sullivan non-conference high school girls basketball contest will be a varsity-only affair, starting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to SHS athletic director Steve Brett.