[Nameplate] Fair ~ 77°F  
High: 82°F ~ Low: 67°F
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Wilson runs away with pair of titles (05/25/16)
BLOOMINGTON -- The scene around the finish line of the 3,200-meter run at the Bloomington North girls' track and field regional on Tuesday evening said it all. Emma Wilson was standing in the middle of the track moments after shattering the regional meet record with a time of 10:50.55, incredibly not breathing particularly heavy despite winning her second regional title within the previous hour...
Clovers, Eagles out; Cougars, Tiger Cubs advance in softball (05/25/16)
CLINTON -- If "do-overs" were allowed in high school softball sectionals, like in playground baseball games of days long gone by, Cloverdale could have pulled off a huge upset on Monday in the opening game of the South Vermillion softball sectional...
Greencastle netters fall in straight sets (05/25/16)
CRAWFORDSVILLE -- The euphoria of the first girls' tennis sectional title in 12 years quickly subsided Tuesday at regional for Greencastle High School. In what many anticipated to be a close match, the host Athenians (17-5) dispatched the Tiger Cubs (9-4) by a final score of 5-0...
Baseball teams prep for sectional (05/25/16)
Baseball sectional action gets started tonight at North Putnam, with the host Cougars taking on Monrovia. Cloverdale will be in action on Thursday night, while South Putnam drew a bye and doesn't play until Monday morning. Greencastle also drew a bye in the Indian Creek sectional and won't open play until noon Monday against Indianapolis Washington...
North Putnam golfers top North Vermillion (05/25/16)
North Putnam 155, North Vermillion 191 -- At Old Hickory, the Cougars got a 35 from medalist Austin Judy and easily defeated the Falcons. "I was pretty pleased with how we played today," NP coach Shawn Alspaugh said. "Our top four guys all improved from our last round here at Old Hickory. Austin [Judy] played a great round, and was actually flirting with the school record, before he got caught up trying to break it and let a couple strokes get away at the end of the match."...
Wilson leads strong group to track regional (05/22/16)
A large contingent of Putnam County athletes will descend upon Bloomington High School North on Tuesday evening with hopes of qualifying for the girls' track state finals. Greencastle coach Garry Anderson is pleased with the number of athletes who earned the regional trip, either through placing in the top three in the sectional or being added after other qualifiers scratched their names in some events to focus on their specialties...
Clovers kick off sectional softball play today (05/22/16)
Action begins today in Indiana high school softball sectionals around the state. Among Putnam County teams, Greencastle will not begin play until Tuesday in the Class 3A Indian Creek sectional. The remaining county teams will all be playing in the Class 2A sectional at South Vermillion, with Cloverdale opening the tourney today...
Bring on the busiest week of the prep calendar (05/22/16)
This week is universally regarded by newspaper sports editors in Indiana as the toughest week of the year, with many sectional competitions -- plus overlapping regional events -- taking place simultaneously in order to coincide with the end of the school year...
Rare good weather brings many first-time LPS winners (05/22/16)
PUTNAMVILLE -- A deep orange, full moon rose over Lincoln Park Speedway on Saturday night and with it came several first-time winners. After a two-week hiatus due to rain, the Putnamville oval roared back to life Saturday night with Jeff Bland Jr. capturing the sprint car A-main from the pole. Derek Groomer was able to do the same in the UMP Modified feature as Steve Peeden picked up the UMP Super Stock win with Ryan Freeland adding his first bomber win of the year...
Hard work pays off big time: Tiger Cubs claim girls' tennis sectional crown (05/21/16)
When Kevin Rowe was hired as Greencastle's girls' tennis coach three years ago, he knew it would take a little while to get the program to a championship level. Friday night, three years of hard work by the Tiger Cubs paid off as Greencastle defeated Northview 4-1 to win its first girls' sectional tennis title since 2004...

Connect
Enter your email address to subscribe to our mailing list. If you are already a subscriber, you can change your preferences or unsubscribe from here: