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Vikings lose game and key player vs North
Visiting Terre Haute North used a quick start to pick up a good win in Vigo County boys high school basketball Friday night in West Vigo’s Jim Mann Green Dome, downing the host Vikings 62-41.
North girls rally for win at Plainfield
Terre Haute North opened a seven-game road trip Friday night with a somewhat surprising 52-51 victory over host Plainfield.
Prep roundup: No. 3 Covington holds off Rockville
Class A No. 3-ranked Covington held off host Rockville to post a 64-48 Wabash River Conference victory in boys high school basketball Friday night.
PREP ROUNDUP: Sullivan girls fall to Vincennes Lincoln
Jenee Goodwin pumped in 19 points and Hayley Carmean added 17 to lead Vincennes Lincoln over Sullivan 72-27 in girls high school basketball Thursday night.
Vigo County boys basketball matchups
This weekend's Vigo County boys basketball games.
Bertoli named Gatorade Indiana Runner of the Year
It’s to the point where major athletic awards aren’t even a surprise to Jackson Bertoli anymore.
The Terre Haute South senior was named the Gatorade Indiana Runner of the Year for boys high school cross country on Tuesday, but the reigning state champion almost knew it was coming.
PREP PROFILE: Aimone working to round out his game
On a high school basketball team composed almost entirely of seniors last year, then-sophomore Charlie Aimone of Terre Haute North earned a little playing team as a catch-and-shoot deep threat.
This season, as a junior and the most experienced player on a virtually new Patriot roster, Aimone knew he had to do more, and so far he has.
Terre Haute South senior is queen of the pool
Terre Haute South senior Katherine Senseman has a full plate this week. While making sure to maintain her No. 1 standing in her class academically, Senseman leads her Terre Haute South swimming team into action tonight against rival Terre Haute North. Senseman and the Braves will also be in action Saturday in their first Conference Indiana competition at Columbus.
Preps: TH South girls fall at Bloomington North
Lauren Hambrock pumped in 18 points for Terre Haute South, but that didn’t prevent the Braves from losing to host Bloomington North 81-49 in girls high school basketball Wednesday night.
Boys basketball: Bloomfield wins Greene County Invitational in OT
Bloomfield won its first Greene County Invitational title Tuesday night, defeating Linton 40-38 in overtime at White River Valley.
The Cardinals outscored the Miners 3-1 in the extra session to win the title, playing in the tournament for only the second season.
PREP ROUNDUP: Several prep events re-scheduled
Several high schools have re-arragned schedules after last week’s snow and cold snap.
Terre Haute South’s Adams hopes third try earns spot in state wrestling finals
As a sophomore wrestler two years ago, Terre Haute South’s Phoenix Adams placed fifth in the 132-pound weight class of the IHSAA Evansville Semistate in Ford Center and missed qualifying for the state finals by one spot.
Prep roundup: Miners, Cardinals to play for GCI title
Linton and Bloomfield will meet in the championship game of the Greene County Invitational for high school boys basketball teams tonight at White River Valley.
AMEY TAKES AIM: Basketball clock ticking down for Union
If there’s an unfortunate unintended consequence of the several weather-related postponements to the Greene County Invitational — which is operating as well as it possibly could have, Steve Brett was adamant about going on record to say Saturday evening — it’s that losers of Saturday’s four first-round games won’t get to play their usual two additional games in the consolation bracket.
Linton's double-overtime win over WRV highlight of Greene County Invitational
Three of the four opening-round high school basketball games in the Greene County Invitational featured teams with winning records against teams with losing records, and those went as expected when they were finally played on Saturday at White River Valley.
Marshall wins by nine at Oblong
Marshall was a 60-51 winner over Oblong in Illinois boys high school basketball Friday night.
South's Herrin stepping up his game as a junior
Timmy Herrin apparently doesn’t pay much attention to high school basketball statistics, and the Terre Haute South junior is absolutely sincere when he indicates a big reason for the Braves’ winning record so far is that there are no stars on its roster.
Prep roundup: Greene County tourney rescheduled
Weather permitting, play will begin in the Greene County Invitational for boys high school basketball teams tonight at White River Valley.
Metro: Saint Mary-of-the-Woods can’t hold second-half lead; Marshall and Rockville girls win
Despite leading by seven points early in the second half, the Saint Mary-of-the-Woods was unable to maintain its lead in a 106-96 loss to USCAA foe Robert Morris-Springfield on Saturday afternoon.
North struggles against defensive-minded Indy North Central
Visiting Terre Haute North witnessed North Central’s defensive prowess in devastating fashion Saturday afternoon, giving up a 26-2 run early in the first half and falling 90-41 in Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference play.
Carmel sends South boys to second MIC loss of weekend
Terre Haute South got to deal with a second kind of Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference high school basketball defense in as many nights Saturday, but with the same result.
BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: South girls can't overcome bad start vs. Carmel
Visiting Terre Haute South, after giving up 27 first-quarter points, made a valiant comeback only to run out of gas in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon, losing 65-48 at Carmel in Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference girls high school basketball.
South takes runner-up at Stultz Memorial wrestling tournament
Peru had three individual champions and enough other high finishes to edge Terre Haute South for the championship of the annual Corporal Greg Stultz Memorial high school wrestling tournament Saturday at Northview.
Lawrence North puts hurt on TH South
Nights like Friday are why the Terre Haute schools are not likely shedding any tears about leaving the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference.
Terre Haute South, fresh off its Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic championship Monday, got an (un-)welcome back to MIC action at Lawrence North.
The athletic Wildcats jumped South passes lanes with ease and knocked the Braves out of any kind of comfort zone. Given the flood of turnovers, the result was predictable, an easy 75-41 victory for the host team.
Prep basketball: Vigo County boys game today
Terre Haute North at Indianapolis North Central
The action — The Terre Haute North Patriots (5-5 overall, 0-1 MIC) will visit the Indianapolis North Central Panthers (2-4, 0-2) for a Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference matchup.
Marshall Lions roar past Paris 74-64
Marshall was a winner in its first boys high school basketball game of the new year on Friday, defeating Paris 74-64.
Marshall and Keegan Steele got off to good start. Steele hit four of his eight 3-pointers in the opening quarter and the Lions had a 21-6 lead.
Grooms leads Marshall girls to victory over Paris
Kaydie Grooms had 21 points and 12 rebounds and Tonia Bishop scored 12 as visiting Marshall defeated Paris 54-33 in girls high school basketball Friday.
Grooms added three steals for the Lions, who also got nine points and five assists from Breah Keim and 10 rebounds from Cheyenne Thompson.
2013 (The sports year in review): An entertaining season in Valley
When Terre Haute South knocked off Terre Haute North 58-48 Monday night on the Patriots’ Jim Jones Court to capture its first Pizza Hut Wabash Valley Classic title for boys high school basketball since 2007, that wrapped up an eventful 2013 of athletics in the Valley.
Amey Takes Aim: Tourney provided a few Classic moments
This column was falling into place nicely until about 1:15 p.m. Saturday. Then youth and inexperience reared up to bite it.
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