News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Local Interest

May 22, 2012

METRO ROUNDUP: ISU 5th in MVC all-sport standings

TERRE HAUTE — Winning three league championships in 2011-12 helped Indiana State finish fifth in the Missouri Valley Conference All-Sports Trophy standings announced Monday by the league office.

ISU won men’s cross country, men’s outdoor track and field and baseball championships during the past academic year. All-Sports Trophy winner Missouri State had five championships and runner-up Wichita State had four.

The Sycamores’ fifth-place finish is its highest since a similar ranking in 2005-06; ISU earned fourth-place honors in 2004-05 and 2000-01.

Standings are based on a school’s average finish in each of the sponsored championships by the Missouri Valley Conference. Teams are awarded one point for first, two for second, three for third, etc., and the total accumulated points are divided by the number of sports in which a particular school competes.

Missouri State earned its first MVC All-Sports Trophy since 2002-03 with an average finish of 2.62, edging out the Shockers at 2.87. Illinois State averaged a 3.35, Northern Iowa 4.57 and the Sycamores 4.92; only the top five finishers are released each year by the league.

Football

• Sycamores have 36 honorees — Indiana State’s football team had two student-athletes earn the President’s Council Academic Awards, nine receive the Commisioner’s Academic Excellence Award and a total of 36 join the Missouri Valley Football Conference Honor Roll, the school announced Monday.

The President’s Council requires a minimum 3.5 grade-point average and participation in at least two seasons for a student within 18 hours of graduation. The Commissioner’s Award has a requirement of a 3.2 GPA for the previous two semesters and the Honor Roll requires a 3.0 GPA with at least 12 semester hours during the fall semester.

President’s Council awards — Julian Easterly, Alex Sewall.

Commissioner’s awards — Alex Bettag, Keith Dietel, Easterly, Luke Harris, Evan Norris, Chris O’Leary, Dillon Painter, Sewall, Lawrence Young.

Honor Roll — Seth Arnold, Bettag, Cory Bichey, Logan Buske, Braden Collins, Dietel, Patrick Doyle, Easterly, Daniel Gabbard, Reuben Greene, Jess Harris, L.Harris, Taje High, Blake Hopf, Travis Johnson, Joshua Keyt, FN Lutz, Michael Mardis, Evan Norris, O’Leary, Ifeanyi Osude, Painter, Casey Paswater, Desean Prentice, Logan Rehrer, Tanner Riley, Ryan Roberts, Jacob Sapp, Bryn Schwartz, A.Sewall, Mark Sewall, Tyler Stafford, Alexander Stowers, Kendall Walker, Matthew White, Young.

Softball

• Two Sycamores named — The Missouri Valley Conference announced its 2012 Scholar-Athlete teams for softball on Monday. Indiana State’s Alyssa Doyle and Halee Myers earned honorable-mention status.

Doyle is a recent graduate with a 3.97 grade-point average in elementary education. Myers just finished her junior season and has a 3.9178 GPA, also in elementary education.

Golf

• Post 346 outing — At Oak Ridge, the annual outing to support the Wayne Newton Post 346 American Legion baseball team was conducted Sunday.

First place actual — E.T. Horrall, Blayd Horrall, John Hayes

Second place actual — Harper, Mahan, Kruse, Kusch

First place handicap — M.Sturm, D.Sturm, J.Lawson, S.Lawson

Second place handicap — S.Milam, T.Smith, W.Smith, S.Brewer

Longest drive ladies — K.Hannum

Longest drive men — J.Kusch

Closest to pin — D.Crabb

Longest putt — R.Petty

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local Interest
Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
AP Video
Ukraine: Military Recaptures Eastern Airport NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse Raw: Storm Topples RVs Near Miss. Gulf Coast Pistorius Cries During Final Cross-Examination Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge Raw: Horse Jumping Inspires 'Bunny Hop' Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Police: Woman Stored Dead Babies in Garage First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions Sex Offenders Charged in Serial Killings Michael Phelps Set to Come Out of Retirement The Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later OC Serial Murder Suspects May Have More Victims India's Transgenders Celebrate Historic Ruling New Tactic Deployed in Search for Plane Suspect in Kansas Shootings Faces Murder Charges Scott Brown Announces Run for U.S. Senate in N.H Police: Blast in Nigerian Capital Kills 71 Hate Seen As Motive in Kansas Shooting
NDN Video
8-year-old Boy Gets His Wish: Fly Like Iron Man Toddler climbs into vending machine Much-Anticipated 'Gone Girl' Trailer Finally Debuts! (VIDEO) Dog and Toddler Wear Matching Outfits in Adorable Photo Series VP Biden: "World witnesses ordinary citizens doing extraordinary things" It's Official! Michael Strahan Joins "GMA" Blood Moon Time-lapse Actress Lake Bell Goes Topless The Five Weirdest Local Taxes in America Applicants Vying for 'World's Toughest Job' Get Heartwarming Surprise Awkward: Crist catches Lt. Gov. insulting him on camera NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse US Airways Tweets Graphic Photo of Nude Woman Behind the scenes of the Marathon anniversary photo shoot American Airlines Responds After Girl Tweets Alleged Terror Threat 'Joke' Charlie White's "Dancing" Mistake Olympic Great & Baltimore Native Michael Phelps Ends Retirement; Eyes Rio 2014 NFL Draft: Potential Booms And Busts William and Kate Squash Baby No. 2 Rumors With a Wine-Tasting Trip Who Showed Up at Coachella?
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.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity