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Monrovia overpowers South Vermillion
Monrovia sophomore Trevor Ellis gave the Bulldogs a second 1,000-yard rusher on the high school football season, surpassing 200 yards on his first eight carries Friday night at South Vermillion.
North Vermillion tops Rockville in sectional opener
What was a relatively one-sided high school football game for a half Friday night threatened to turn into a thriller thanks to one minor injury.
Terre Haute North rolls to first-round sectional win
Every match can be your last in a single-elimination tournament and that creates pressure. Not Terre Haute North’s volleyball team.
The Patriots overpowered Plainfield 3-0 Thursday night in the second match of the Class 4A volleyball sectional No. 12 at Brownsburg High School.
West Vigo, Northview face tough squads in first-round sectional matchups
While Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South take a well-deserved break, the other Wabash Valley high school football teams will get first-round sectional action started tonight.
West Vigo will bring a 1-8 record to the Thorntown area to take on the Western Boone Stars (6-3) in Class 3A Sectional 29.
“They play in the Sagamore Athletic Conference, which traditionally has been a very strong conference,” West Vigo coach Jeff Cobb told the Tribune-Star. “They’ll run a lot of option [on offense]. They’ll spread you out. They’re very talented. I’m impressed with their quarterback’s arm. He’s got a very strong arm.”
Enjoying breakout senior season, Braves' Stohler ready to challenge for semistate title
The high school cross country course at Bedford North Lawrence is a challenge in good weather, a treacherous beast when conditions are dicey.
Regional Hospital to be preferred provider for Anthem plans
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana has announced that Terre Haute Regional Hospital will be a preferred provider for Anthem individual insurance plans in 2014.
South advances in Class 4A volleyball sectional
It’s hard to predict how a young team is going to respond to tournament pressure. Terre Haute South freshmen Natalie Scamihorn and Caitlyn Newton handled the opening match of the IHSAA Class 4A volleyball sectional at Brownsburg just fine.
Scamihorn passed out 34 assists and Newton hammered down 13 kills, leading the Braves to a 3-0 win over Mooresville.
Tournament play resumes Thursday with Terre Haute North taking on Plainfield at 6 p.m., followed by Martinsville vs. Avon at 7:30.
TH South begins volleyball sectional play today
When the only two high school volleyball teams from your sectional getting votes in the weekly coaches’ poll have to play each other in the first round, that’s not particularly bad news. Maybe the only thing better than that is being the only team from your sectional getting votes in the poll. Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South face the former situation when their Class 4A Brownsburg Sectional begins today while Northview’s Knights are in the latter position at the Class 3A Edgewood Sectional that starts Thursday.
North doubles duo beaten at tennis regional
Forced by Saturday morning’s rainy weather to play inside the Howard County Indoor Tennis Center, Terre Haute North juniors Justin Newton and Keaton Akers lost to Fort Wayne Dwenger seniors Charlie Scott and Bertram Najev 6-1, 6-1 in the IHSAA boys tennis regional doubles tournament.
Valley teams survive at cross country regional
Survive to run another day. That was the goal for every team and individual Saturday morning in the IHSAA regional cross country meet.
PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Northview wins WIC title
Northview’s Knights regained the Western Indiana Conference title that eluded them last year with a slim win over the Eagles.
Terre Haute South struggles on Senior Night
Bloomington North’s Hunter Jastremski did most of the damage on three first-half plays to take the lead role in spoiling Senior Night at Terre Haute South.
Big-play North sets regular season win record
Possession is nine-tenths of the law. At least that’s the law Franklin Central tried to live by as it faced Class 5A No. 2 Terre Haute North on Friday.
South can't keep up with Cougars running game on Senior Night
The Cougars (5-4, 4-3 Conference Indiana) held on for a 36-20 victory against the Braves (2-7, 1-6) on a night that just didn’t go right for the home team.
Prep football: Northview holds off Brown County to win Western Indiana title
Northview's Knights regained the Western Indiana Conference title that eluded them last year with a slim win over the Eagles.
Brown County could have forced a three-way tie with a win, but fell behind 28-6 early and couldn't pull off the victory.
Sullivan takes battle of defense in WIC win over West Vigo
Jeff Cobb seldom has complaints about his West Vigo defense, and he didn’t Friday night in Western Indiana Conference high school football at Sullivan.
Linton uses second-half surge for victory over North Central
North Central led by one point at halftime, but Linton exploded for 40 points in the second half en route to a 59-26 victory at Roy Williams Field on Friday night.
Everyone chasing same favorite at CC regional
Chasing Bloomington South.
That’s what the Terre Haute South boys and Terre Haute North girls, both ranked among the top 20 high school cross country teams in the state, could be doing today in the Bedford North Lawrence Regional.
The 5-kilometer boys race will start at 10:30 a.m., with the 5K girls race to follow at 11:10.
Terre Haute South puts scare into Floyd Central at 2A soccer regional
Terre Haute South was probably one goal away from a high school soccer victory Thursday night that could have shocked the Class 2A Washington Regional — and certainly the team the Braves were playing.
No. 8 Castle ends TH North’s season
Terre Haute North’s Patriots were the aggressors for the first 20 minutes against undefeated No. 8-ranked Castle on Wednesday night in the Class 2A Jasper Regional. The Knights, now 20-0 after a 3-1 victory, were the possessors for a good chunk of the remaining 60 minutes off action to advance to Saturday’s final against Evansville Memorial.
Preps: Newton-Akers duo among all-district selections from T.H.
Terre Haute North’s junior doubles team of Justin Newton and Keaton Akers were named No. 1 on the All-District V boys high school tennis team, according to an announcement Wednesday evening.
As expected, South boys, North girls finish as top teams in cross country sectional
Let the road back to LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course begin.
The No. 7-ranked Terre Haute South boys, sparked by one of the state’s top trio of runners, cruised to the boys team sectional title at the Gibson course with just 20 points to runner-up Terre Haute North’s 78. The West Vigo boys also advanced to Saturday’s Bedford North Lawrence Regional by placing fifth; the Vikings were led by junior Jonah Eckert, who was 10th in a time of 17:40.1.
South’s Jackson Bertoli wasn’t looking for a lightning fast time on Tuesday’s rainy afternoon but the individual state title contender ran a solid 5K time of 16 minutes, 23 seconds at the site of this year’s state finals. Riley Stohler was second in 16:28.6 and junior Spencer Danielson third in 16:32.0.
North girls soccer gets chance at revenge tonight
A familiar opponent awaits Terre Haute North’s girls soccer team as the Patriots embark on their regional journey.
Castle — the team that knocked the Patriots out of the 2012 playoffs on penalty kicks — will be North’s foe as the Class 2A Jasper Regional. The match is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m., after the conclusion of Evansville Memorial and Floyd Central’s match.
TH North, South heavy favorites to advance in cross country
Don’t go to LaVern Gibson Championship Course today looking for high school cross country upsets. In the sectional races that begin at 5 p.m. — boys run first this year — it would take mishaps of epic proportion to keep Terre Haute South’s seventh-ranked boys and Terre Haute North’s 19th-ranked girls from finishing first.
Northview volleyball squad rolls
With only a week left in the regular season, the Northview volleyball team gave host Danville a preview of what could be a regional rematch in the IHSAA state tournament.
Preps: Indiana volleyball pairings released
Monday’s high school volleyball tournament draw by the Indiana High School Athletic Association turned out about as well as it could have for Terre Haute North and Terre Haute South, maybe not quite as good for Northview and West Vigo.
Terre Haute North tops Northview 4-0 in girls sectional final
Terre Haute North peppered Northview goalkeeper Mannah Mace with 46 shots, scoring on four in the first half, and the Patriots held on for a 4-0 victory in the Class 2A Terre Haute South Sectional championship game for girls high school soccer Saturday night.
“I thought we came out and won every ball, got in behind their defense quickly, used a lot of two-touch passing and connected really well,” North coach Kyle Baker assessed afterward. “Early in the game, we finished really well.”
PREP ROUNDUP: Northview volleyball wins North Montgomery Invitational
Northview won all four of its matches of high school volleyball Saturday at the North Montgomery Invitational, sweeping its pool opponents in two sets each and downing Chesterton in the championship match.
Terre Haute South gives No. 3 Park Tudor a battle at semistate
Sometimes the final score doesn’t tell the whole story. Park Tudor defeated Terre Haute South 4-1 in the IHSAA boys’ tennis semistate at Center Grove Saturday morning. But that three-point margin doesn’t show how close the Braves came to advancing.
After Scott Kellar won the No. 3 singles match, South doubles teams of Reed Crawford and Trace Harruff and Matt Gonzalez and Luke Yeagley went three sets with Park Tudor before losing.
South boys soccer wins PK shootout with Northview
They should have seen this coming.
After a scoreless draw during the regular season, high school boys soccer teams from Terre Haute South and Northview couldn’t find the goal again Saturday morning, and it took penalty kicks to determine the sectional championship at Terre Haute North.
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