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Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

High School Sports

Callan Taylor signs letter of commitment to be a Pomeroy (08/20/14)
Greencastle High School senior Callan Taylor signed her letter of commitment on Tuesday to play basketball and attend St. Mary-of-the-Woods College in Terre Haute. Taylor, who will graduate from Greencastle High School in the spring, is an honor roll student and member of the National Technical Honor Society...
Tiger Cubs open cross country season with win over W. Vigo (08/20/14)
Greencastle's cross country team opened its season on its home course at the fairgrounds and the runners proved to be more than ready to get their season under way. The girls outpaced West Vigo with a score of 16-54. "Considering the temperature I was a little concerned about the conditioning," said Greencastle coach Garry Anderson. ...
Cougar team sees opening loss (08/20/14)
North Putnam's volleyball team opened its season with a young team and a goal of focus. Unfortunately for the Cougars, they saw their first loss at home against the Panthers of Riverton Parke in five games. "We had some goals set tonight," coach Brandy Dickson said. "We wanted to serve-receive more than the other team. We were really hoping to force the opponent out of system more than they did us."...
Cougars drop strokes, still fall short (08/17/14)
DARLINGTON--The North Putnam girls' golf team travelled to Rocky Ridges golf course Wednesday evening to be hosted by the North Montgomery Chargers. This meet came one night after the Cougars came in second in a three meet against Southmont and Rockville. Conditions were much better, though, and so were the scores, but despite improving their score by 14 strokes, they lost 180-222...
Putnam County football teams take to the field (08/15/14)
Greencastle volleyball begins (08/15/14)
Greencastle's volleyball team has a second year coach, optimistic players and high expectations. The team made it to the sectional quarter-finals a year ago and having won county last season, the team looks to improve in where it finishes this year...
Golf three-way with GHS, NPHS (08/14/14)
The Greencastle Tiger Cubs and North Putnam Cougars girls' golf teams both played together in a three-way meet with the Cascade Cadets on Thursday night. The meet took place at Windy Hill Golf Club with Greencastle coming in first with a score of 212 and North Putnam coming in third with a score of 259. The Cascade Cadets finished with a score of 233...
Eagles open season Thursday (08/14/14)
By Trent scott For the Banner Graphic South Putnam's girls' golf finally jumped in to the 2014 golf season by hosting North Montgomery Thursday night, applying their craft at their new home down at Clover Meadows. Sporting only four golfers on the squad, the Eagles met the same fate as North Putnam did against the Chargers, falling 191-259...
Greencastle golf takes on Braves (08/14/14)
Coaches are often looking for consistency from their teams and Greencastle's girls' golf squad is no different. However, Tiger Cub head coach Bob Hedge said that he would like to see one change in the coming weeks. "I'm ready to get off of the score of 209," Hedge said. "I want to go lower, though, not higher."...
North Putnam girls' golf start season on pace (08/12/14)
DANVILLE -- Grey skies and fall-like temperatures made for a gloomy setting as North Putnam's girls' golf team held its opening home match of the season Tuesday afternoon. Southmont and Rockville made the trek to Twin Bridges for a three-way match that the Mounties won by 10 strokes over the Cougars 226-236-242, with the Rox placing third...
County schools hold scrimmages (08/10/14)
The football season made it first appearance this year as the Putnam County schools conducted their inter-squad scrimmages this weekend and home crowds gathered to get their first glimpse of gridiron play. Greencastle is welcoming coach Ryan Spoonmore this season and South Putnam has its own first year coach in Nathan Aker...
Greencastle golfers take on Pats (08/07/14)
Having seen Terre Haute North only Tuesday at the Terre Haute South Braves Invitational, Greencastle's girls' golf squad knew that a strong effort was going to be needed in order to find a win on Thursday. While the Tiger Cubs matched their score from Monday at Windy Hill, that would be insufficient as the Patriots claimed a183-209 victory...
Clover and Tiger Cub golfers compete in Terre Haute South's Invitational (08/05/14)
Greencastle and Cloverdale's girls' golf teams made the long trek to Rea Park Golf Course to take part in the Terre Haute South Braves Invitational Tuesday morning. Led by a pair of 95's by Lokysa Scheuermann and Macey Masters, the Tiger Cubs placed eighth out of 12 groups over the 18-hole course. The Clovers, led by Harlee Fuetter's 98, finished 11th...
Cougar golf starts season at Deer Creek (08/05/14)
North Putnam did not field a complete team after one of their golfers withdrew during play on Monday. Three Cougar golfers did take to the links to kick off the Fall sports season. At Deer Creek Golf Course Team scores: Westfield 327, Plainfield 362, Greenwood 365, Terre Haute North 376, Zionsville 385, Northview 417, North Putnam Incomplete team score...
Putnam County girls' golf swings into action this week (08/05/14)
It was a nice day to drive around and it was opening day for the Greencastle girls' golf team that looked very familiar to opening day last year, as the Tiger Cubs took on Monrovia Monday. Both squads were nearly identical to the groups that took aim at Windy Hill County Club 12 months ago and the result stayed the same as the Tiger Cubs held off the Bulldogs 209-215...
Greencastle Athletics holds car wash to raise money for equipment, awareness (08/03/14)
It was a nice day to drive around and enjoy the weather, and an even nicer day to get your car cleaned. The Greencastle athletic department was busy this weekend holding two car washes to raise funds. The Greencastle youth football program was washing cars at the AutoZone on Indianapolis Road...
Putnam County cheerleading teams take the stage (07/25/14)
The Greencastle High School fan section had reason to cheer at the 2014 Putnam County Fair Cheer Contest Friday. It saw great performances not only from its cheer squads but also from the Tiger Cub football team and from the surrounding area schools...