BATESVILLE – The opening round of the IHSAA volleyball sectional at Batesville pitted the host Lady Bulldogs against EIAC foe Rushville.

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The Lions and Batesville Bulldogs met on the soccer pitch to open the 2019 soccer season. The meeting on Saturday was for much more – a sectional title.

AURORA – After three straight home games, the Lions hit the road to face South Dearborn on a wet, cool Friday night. Leading 13-6, the Knights ran off 27 unanswered points en route to a 40-12 victory on South Dearborn’s Senior Night.

OLDENBURG – The Lady Lion volleyball team capped the regular season with a 3-team sweep of Oldenburg Academy.

SOUTH BEND — Ian Book could feel it as the offense took over with 10:27 left in the fourth quarter, leading 23-20. Cole Kmet could feel it, too. Tony Jones as well.

The Lady Lion volleyball team honored seniors Macy Hoeing, Tori Campbell, Kourtney Ash and Morgan Daniels for Senior Night prior to taking on Morristown.

David R. McCollough, age 37 of Greencastle, was charged with multiple hunting violations after a long investigation conducted by Indiana Conservation Officers.

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The Lions opened sectional play on their home pitch against conference rival and No. 14 Lawrenceburg. The Tigers were the highest ranked team in the sectional and were the EIAC runner-up this season.

During deer hunting season, Indiana DNR encourages hunters to stay informed about deer diseases and best practices for handling any carcass or other raw meat.

One by one, the passes darted in. Pitch and catch. By the time Indiana redshirt freshman quarterback Michael Penix Jr. completed his 20th pass in a row at Michigan State, he had surpassed a school record and was closing in on a Big Ten record.

CONNERSVILLE – In the third match of the season between Connersville and Rushville, this one was for a sectional championship. The host Spartans defeated the Lions 4-1 for the title and a trip to the regional.

After giving up an early touchdown to the host Lions, Lawrenceburg scored the next 28 points and racked up more than 400 yards in total offense en route to a 48-18 victory.

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm knew his team faced a nearly insurmountable challenge in playing No. 12 Penn State without its full complement of players.

The Lady Lion volleyball team hosted conference rival Connersville on Pink Night. Between the junior varsity and varsity matches, the Lady Lion seniors honored a person close to them who has fought the fight with cancer.

CONNERSVILLE - The Lions opened the sectional against Union County on Thursday and defeated the Patriots 5-0 to move to 13-6 on the season.

It’s a matter of statistical fact… the biggest danger to Hoosier deer hunters are themselves. Top of the list of deer hunting dangers is the tree stand accident. With the official deer archery season starting October 1, Indiana Conservation Officers are offering safety tips to help keep Hoos…

BATESVILLE – The annual Batesville Cross Country Invitational was held Tuesday and is the final meet of the regular season for Rushville before the sectional next week at Connersville.

RICHMOND – The Lady Red Devil volleyball team celebrated Senior Night with a 25-19, 25-17 and 25-14 victory over visiting Rushville.

Rushville keeper Bella Runnebohm and the Lady Lion defense kept their net clean as the Lady Lions posted a 3-0 victory over visiting Wapahani.

Lapel quarterback Cole Alexander threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns to help lead the Bulldogs past Rushville 51-36 in football action Friday.

We’re already a third of the way through the Notre Dame football season, and we’ve learned a lot about who the Fighting Irish are in 2019.

BROOKVILLE – On the road at Franklin County, the Lion soccer team scored four first-half goals en route to a 5-1 victory over the Wildcats.

Hunters can help monitor deer populations in northwest and northeast Indiana for chronic wasting disease (CWD) by voluntarily submitting harvested deer to the DNR for testing during the 2019-20 deer hunting season.

The Lions took all three singles matches on Monday against Shelbyville to knock off the Golden Bears 3-2 and improve to 11-6 on the season.

CONNERSVILLE – The RCHS cross country teams were able to get a look at the upcoming sectional cross country course on Tuesday as the teams competed in the 17-team field at the Connersville Invitational.

CAMBRIDGE CITY – A third-set rally by the Lady Lions allowed Rushville to knock off host Lincoln in three sets 26-24, 25-19 and 26-24.

Volunteers are needed to help clean Monroe Lake’s shorelines, and they will be treated to a cookout for their efforts. The lake’s cleanup day will be Oct. 6 starting at 1:30 p.m. Workers should meet at Cutright State Recreation Area, where they will be transported to different parts of the s…

AURORA – The Lion cross country team finished fourth in the 8-team field at the South Dearborn Invitational on Saturday. The Lady Lions finished fifth as a team in the 9-team field.

GREENSBURG – The Greensburg Country Club hosted the IHSAA girls’ golf sectional on Saturday. Columbus North won the team title with a total score of 311.


After combining for more than 800 yards of total offense, Friday’s Homecoming game between the Lions and Connersville came down to one yard.

With 1:56 remaining and the game in the balance Sunday afternoon, Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich sent his offense onto the field and got a preview of the Atlanta Falcons’ defense.

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