GREENWOOD — Pulling off a good magic act often takes many hours and years of repetitious training before everything comes together and leaves a crowd in amazement.
Friday, June 11, 2021
Mississinewa senior Ty Corey made a run at qualifying for the IHSAA golf championship on Thursday in Yorktown, but a a couple missteps on the back nine ended his chance.
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
A dozen Grant County softball players earned All-Central Indiana Conference postseason awards while a trio of Marion players did the same in the North Central Conference when the leagues released their respective teams late last week.
The Central Indiana and North Central conferences recently released their postseason all-league teams, and both were well represented by Grant County players.
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
Mississinewa’s junior No. 1 doubles tandem of Ella Frantz and Hallie Sullivan put up a strong fight but ultimately had their season end Saturday at the Kokomo Regional in the individual portion of the IHSAA state tourney.
For the first time in more than a year, the Marion PAL Judo enjoyed a return to com any competition Saturday at the Indiana State Championship Saturday in Portland, a gathering of 380 competitors from around the Midwest.
The battle for the Norwell boys golf sectional championship and the one for the final qualifying spot for the Muncie Central Regional were vastly different but equally entertaining.
Monday, June 07, 2021
LAFAYETTE — Madison-Grant’s 2021 baseball season has been one of the most memorable in school history, and the Argyll seniors started laying the foundation for success four years ago.
Saturday, June 05, 2021
INDIANAPOLIS — Zaimar Burnett wanted to finish his high school track and field career with a bang, and the Marion senior did just that in Ben Davis’ Giant Stadium Friday evening.
Friday, June 04, 2021
Second chances don’t always come around in life, but when Eastbrook senior Rachel Manning got one in the track and field state tournament, she cashed in big.
Thursday, June 03, 2021
Eight Grant County athletes will put their abilities to the test in the IHSAA’s 117th-annual boys track and field state championships Friday at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis.
Wednesday, June 02, 2021
FAIRMOUNT — Classic is a great way to describe the battle between Madison-Grant and Frankton for the Class 2A Regional 20 softball championship Tuesday evening.
Tuesday, June 01, 2021
Taylor University has found its next head football coach, and he comes to Upland after leading one of the top offenses in the NAIA over the past five seasons.
Monday, May 31, 2021
DECATUR — Oak Hill’s baseball team has played with grit and determination all season long, and the Golden Eagles used all of those each of those traits they could muster Monday after at Bellmont High School.
The Taylor women’s golf team capped off its remarkable 2020-2021 season with a runner-up finish at the 2021 NAIA National Championship on Friday in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Sunday, May 30, 2021
DECATUR — Oak Hill and Norwell shared more than just the blue and gold of their school colors Saturday afternoon, now the two will return to the baseball field at Bellmont on Monday to settle the Class 3A sectional 23 championship.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Good pitching, timely hitting and excellent defense provided the winning combination for Mississinewa Thursday evening in its opening game of Class 3A baseball sectional 23 at Bellmont High School in Decatur.
Speed is a definite need to qualify for any race in the IHSAA State Championship meet and a contingent of Grant County athletes proved they possess that necessary quality in Thursday’s Marion Regional.
Thursday, May 27, 2021
The Madison-Grant softball team pounded three home runs and got an excellent pitching performance from sophomore Elizabeth Lee in earning an 8-2 win over Class 2A No. 9 Eastern in the second sectional 39 semifinal game at Tipton on Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Rachel Manning has played important roles and made key contributions throughout her three-sport career at Eastbrook, but one of her most memorable moments happened Tuesday evening in the Marion Regional for girls track and field.
Things certainly didn’t go as smoothly as hoped or planned for Madison-Grant junior Emma Ewer Tuesday night in the girls track regional at Goshen, but sometimes that makes winning that much sweeter.
The Marion girls tennis team won all three singles matches in dominant fashion on Bill Beekman Courts Tuesday evening and earned a trip into the Marion Regional championship match.
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
The Mississinewa baseball team closed its regular season Monday with a performance coach Mike Scott hopes will send the Indians into the sectional with some momentum and added confidence.
Monday, May 24, 2021
FAIRMOUNT — The Madison-Grant softball team saw some recent adjustments to its late season schedule with a singular focus in mind: get better prepared for sectional week, which has now arrived.
Friday, May 21, 2021
Madison-Grant scored four runs in the first inning and rode the right arm of senior Nick Evans to a share of the Central Indiana Conference baseball championship Thursday night in Fairmount.
The race for the team trophy in the Marion Sectional for boys track was hotly contested to the very end of Thursday’s meet, but it was a couple of throwers that ultimately settled the score.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
The Indiana Wesleyan women’s tennis team served up a win over No. 12 Middle Georgia State on Thursday to earn a spot the NAIA National Tournament Semifinals.
The girls tennis teams from Marion and Mississinewa will renew their rivalry in the sectional championship after each breezed to wins in the semifinal round Wednesday on Bill Beekman Courts at Marion High School.