Rushville Republican

Sports

August 23, 2013

Sports Briefs

Today’s event

Football: Rushville at East Central, 7 p.m.

Lady Lion car wash

The sixth-grade Lady Lion basketball team will host a fundraiser car wash from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at O’Reilly Auto Parts. Free will donations will be accepted.

Ladies bowling meeting

Rushville Bowl will host the organization meeting Aug. 27 for the Tuesday Night Ladies Bowling League. All bowlers from last year as well as potential new bowlers are asked to attend. For more information, call 561-7573.

Fan Appreciation night Aug. 24 at Mt. Lawn

Saturday night will be the season championship and final race of the 2013 season at Mt. Lawn Speedway located five miles west of New Castle. Season championship races will be contested in the Van Hoy Oil Series Late Models, Thunder Cars and Hornets along with the UMRA Midgets all running in 50 feature events. Indy FasKarts and State Farm Insurance Street Drags will also be on the racing program.

There will be an on track autograph/photo session where the cars will be brought to the track and fans will be allowed to come meet with their favorite drivers, get autographs and take their picture with the drivers. There will also be Big Wheel races where kids may bring their own Big Wheels or use one of the Mt. Lawn supplied Big Wheels. There will also be (Mt. Lawn supplied) Pedal Car races for older kids. Citizens State Bank is sponsoring the nickel scramble that will be held for age groups 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8 where $100 worth of nickels will be poured on the racing surface for each group and the kids get to keep all the nickels that they can pick up.

Ticket prices will be $8 for adults, $5 for kids 6-10 with 5 and under free.

Ticket gates and practice open at 5 p.m. with qualifications starting at 6:15 p.m. with evening festivities getting underway at 7:30 p.m. with the on track autograph and photo session. Big wheel and pedal car races will be next followed by the nickel scramble. Racing should begin around 8:30 p.m.

Text Only
Sports
  • Summer bowling report Hello everybody! This is Jim Ephlin, at the Rushville Bowl, where all the action is. I trust everyone is enjoying their summer and all the outdoor activities. There is a few of us enjoying bowling this summer in our two summer leagues.Tuesday night i

    July 29, 2014

  • spt-rv072914-castonzo pic Castonzo comfortable with Colts' changing O-line ANDERSON — For all the changes along the offensive line the past three seasons, Anthony Castonzo has been the lone constant.He joined a veteran group anchored by center Jeff Saturday in 2011, was part of a remodeled unit in 2012 and became a mainstay

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports Briefs Throwback Basketball TourneyThe Milroy Alumni Association decided to bring it back the Throwback Basketball Tourney in honor of the 20th anniversary. The difference this time around is that in the last one, the teams were made up of former student wh

    July 29, 2014

  • spt-rv072914-colts offense pic Colts' offense adapting to new arsenal ANDERSON — Dwayne Allen didn’t often recognize the Indianapolis Colts offense he was watching from the sideline last season.The third-year tight end suffered a season-opening hip injury in Week 1 against the Oakland Raiders, then watched as left guar

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sports Briefs Throwback Basketball TourneyThe Milroy Alumni Association decided to bring it back the Throwback Basketball Tourney in honor of the 20th anniversary. The difference this time around is that in the last one, the teams were made up of former student wh

    July 25, 2014

  • spt-rv072514-gsoccer camp pic Lady Lions attend soccer camp The Lady Lion soccer team was the recipient of two grants from the Rush County Community Foundation to assist with expenses for attending Anderson University Soccer Team Camp. The grants were from the Shane Young Memorial Soccer Fund and the Rush Cou

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Early migratory bird 2014 season dates The 2014 early migratory bird season dates have been submitted to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by the Indiana DNR as listed below. The dates are not final until the USFWS approves them, which typically happens by the end of August. The season d

    July 25, 2014

  • spt-rv072514-wayne arrives pic Full speed ahead: Wayne arrives in IndyCar for Colts Camp ANDERSON — Ed Carpenter woke up to rain Wednesday morning and briefly worried his big opportunity might be lost.But the two-time Indianapolis 500 pole-sitter’s fear proved to be unfounded. He delivered Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne sa

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Vikings suspend Priefer for 3 games MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —- The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluw

    July 22, 2014

  • Sports Briefs RCHS fall practicesRCHS practice for fall sports begins the first of August. Athletes must have a physical on file in the athletic office prior to practicing.Practices begin on the following schedule:Aug. 1Golf – 9 a.m. at Antler PointeAug. 4Volleyba

    July 22, 2014

NCAA Photo Roundup
NCAA Top 25
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.