Lurie brings voice to races at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Nationally acclaimed horse racing analyst and commentator Peter Lurie has joined the broadcast teams at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino and Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. Lurie will make more than one dozen appearances throughout 2015 with the first appearance this weekend at Hoosier Park beginning Friday, April 3. “We are beyond excited to have...
RFRA, security concerns atop Final Four preparation
The fallout from the RFRA continues as UConn men’s basketball head coach Kevin Ollie will not be making the trip for this weekend’s Final Four to attend coaches meetings. On Monday, the governor of Connecticut signed an executive order banning state spending on travel to Indiana. Meanwhile, USC AD Pat Haden said on Twitter he...
Stanford Robinson leaves IU
The Indiana Hoosiers announced Wednesday that sophomore guard Stanford Robinson has chosen to transfer away from the men‘s basketball program. The release stated that Robinson asked for the transfer so he could attend "an institution closer to his home where he can earn more playing time."
Lucky #13 racing season coming up at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Horses are back on the track, taking one stride closer to the upcoming 13th season of racing at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. Only a handful of horses took advantage of the first few days of training, which began Thursday, March 19. Horses continue to arrive at the facility that holds just under 1,000...
IUPUI dedicating new outdoor courts; Recognize Attucks ’55 champs & Dust Bowl
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will celebrate the opening of newly developed outdoor sand volleyball and basketball courts with a three-part dedication ceremony honoring two icons of local basketball history: the Lockefield Gardens Dust Bowl and the Crispus Attucks 1955 state high school champions. Titled "A Championship Tribute," the dedication of the IUPUI Campus Recreation Outdoor...
ND, Butler to square off; Purdue out of NCAA
A wild first day of NCAA March Madness action saw plenty of upsets and thrilling finishes including the trio of games featuring Indiana’s teams. Notre Dame avoided a scare against #14 Northeastern 69-65. The Irish got a 25 point effort by Zach Auguste while Jerian Grant contributed 17 points. Meanwhile, Butler used a late surge to...
Two SHS Golden Bears get postseason honors from HHC; Orem All-HHC
All-HHC Kameron Slaven, Delta Tate Hall, Greenfield-Central Michael Ertel, Mt. Vernon Erick Shepard, Mt. Vernon Kyle Bumbalough, New Castle Ryan Curry, New Palestine Kevin Riley, New Palestine Sean McDermott, Pendleton Heights Kenton Dunham, Pendleton Heights Mitch Orem, Shelbyville                         Also, recently named to Top 100 Hoosier Basketball Magazine Riley Miller, Yorktown Caleb Morey, Yorktown Coach of the Year: Brian Hahn, Pendleton Heights Honorable Mention Kirill Scheollman, Greenfield-Central Abe...
Former Indiana HS state champion coach charged in federal porn case
A man who once coached Bishop Chatard High School to a boys‘ state basketball championship faces federal child porn charges in South Carolina. The Greenville News reports that Dan Archer, 56, was indicted by a federal grand jury last week. Archer had served as a physical education teacher at Mauldin Middle School in Simpsonville, South...
HHC All-Conference girls basketball includes two SHS players
The Hoosier Heritage Conference has released its All-Conference team for girls basketball for the 2014-2015 season.  
First Team
Sydney Shelton Mt. Vernon
Olivia Coleman Mt. Vernon
Shaely Duf Mt. Vernon
Laura Thomas New Castle
Samantha Underwood New Castle
Madison Wise Greenfield-Central
Katie Helgason Greenfield-Central
Sam Hammel Pendleton Heights
Adrienne Phillips Pendleton Heights
Triton Central loses to Attucks in sectional championship
The #7 Triton Central Tigers played catch up all night with #6 Attucks before falling in the 2A Sectional 43 championship Saturday 68-60. Making it more difficult for TC was two early fouls on leading scorer Sergeiy Slaughter that kept him out of the game for the bulk of the first half. Head coach Cary Chandler. Atticus...