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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016
Lady Eels comeback falls short against Miners (08/31/16)
By TRAVIS DAVID For The Brazil Times CLAY CITY -- Thirteen was an unlucky number for the Clay City volleyball team Tuesday night. The Lady Eels committed 13 serving errors in a 25-22, 13-25, 19-25, 25-21 and 11-15 loss to Southwestern Indiana Athletic Conference foe Linton-Stockton...
Northview boys' tennis and girls' golf claim wins over Vikings (08/30/16)
Times Staff Report Northview boys' tennis captured a 4-1 conference win over West Vigo on Monday evening. Bryce Minor and Clayton Buck were straight set winners in singles play against the Vikings and both doubles squads were winners. Nick Ganly teamed with Luke Weaver to win 6-0, 6-3 and the duo of Jacob Kendall and Jalen Satterfield won 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 for the Knights. Minor won 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 singles and Clayton Buck won 6-3, 6-0 at No. 2 singles...
Eels' Laswell races to RP Invite title; boys finish second (08/30/16)
Times Staff Report MONTEZUMA -- The Clay City cross country teams took home an individual championship by sophomore Alexis Laswell and a second-place finish by the boys' squad at the Riverton Parke Invite on Saturday morning. Laswell led from the outset of the race and pulled away for a 37-second victory over West Vigo's Madelyn Brown. Laswell's winning time was 21:54 as the Clay City girls finished fifth in the field that included runners from 15 schools...
Northview tennis rolls past shorthanded Golden Arrows (08/26/16)
Times Staff Report SULLIVAN -- The Northview boys' tennis team went on the road for the time this season and came away a WIC Division win over Sullivan by the score of 4-0. Winners for Northview were Bryce Minor at No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-0, at No 2 singles Clayton Buck 6-0, 6-1, at No., at 1 Doubles Nick Ganly and Luke Weaver 6-1, 6-2, and at No. 2 Doubles Jacob Kendall and Alex Bowman 6-0, 6-0...
North Clay eighth-grade football shuts out West Vigo (08/26/16)
Times Staff Report North Clay's eighth-grade football team blanked visiting West Vigo 28-0 on Thursday evening. Korbin Allen got North Clay on the board with a six-yard run and Keegan Garrison powered in for the two-point conversion. The Knights' second score of the period came on a pass down the right hash mark from Garrison to Allen that went for a 70-yard touchdown...
Patriots shoot school-record to top Knights in 3-way meet (08/26/16)
Times Staff Report Terre Haute North shot a school-record score of 156 to win the Northview Triangular meet Thursday evening at Forest Park. The 18th-ranked Patriots got a 34 from Megan Ramer and a 36 from Layla Ahmadi to win the event. Terre Haute South was runner-up with a 177 and Northview carded a 220 and was led by Shay Ehrlich's score of 41...
Knights find late equalizer against Warriors (08/26/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Playing their second match in two evenings, the Northview Knights saved their best play for the final 15 minutes of Thursday's contest against North Knox. Northview needed every bit of its resiliency down the stretch to pull even in a 2-2 draw in girls' soccer action...
Northview volleyball sweeps past Mustangs (08/25/16)
Times Staff Report ELLETTSVILLE -- Northview improved to 3-1 in volleyball this season with a 25-12, 25-20, 24-14 victory at Edgewood Thursday evening. The Knights trailed 8-4 and 13-9 in the second set and came back to pick up the victory and ultimately the match win...
Clay City netters sweep past Cloverdale (08/25/16)
Times Staff Report CLOVERDALE -- Clay City improved to 3-0 during the volleyball season with a 25-16, 25-12, 25-6 victory on the road at Cloverdale. Addie Kittle recorded 13 digs, seven aces and three digs and Avalee Jeffers added five blocks and eight kills for the Eels. Emily Yocom passed out eight assists and had four aces, Madelyn Ames had seven assists and Lisa Taney added six assists and three digs...
North Clay volleyball opens season with victories (08/25/16)
Times Staff Report The junior high volleyball season got underway this week with the North Clay varsity cruising to a pair of wins to start the year. The Knights knocked off Cascade 25-9, 25-23 in the season opener Tuesday evening as Katy Anderson had six assists, nine aces and a dig with Rylee Richey adding five kills, two assists and an ace. ...
North Clay runs past Warriors in season opener (08/25/16)
Times Staff Report North Clay opened the cross country season in impressive team fashion as both the boys and girls picked up victories ahead of Woodrow Wilson. The girls were able to edge out the Warriors 23-32 by placing six runners in the top-12 overall...
Northview continues to roll during hectic start to season (08/24/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview Knights are right in the middle of its busiest schedule of the season, but the tennis squad keeps on adding to the win column. The Knights followed up a 3-2 victory in a Monday evening battle with Turkey Run by capturing a 5-0 win over visiting Danville on Tuesday...
Knights rebound to knock off Class A No. 6 Rockville (08/23/16)
Times Staff Report ROCKVILLE -- The Class 3A No. 15 ranked Northview Knights bounced back from a loss to Terre Haute North last week by powering past Class A No. 6 Rockville on Monday evening, but got an early battle. The Knights got a wake up call in set one as Rockville topped Northview 25-23 to start the match. From there however, Northview rebounded to win three straight sets and the match, 25-9, 25-13, 25-21...
Knights and Eels get on course in replacement meets (08/21/16)
Times Staff Report ELLETTSVILLE -- Heavy rains during the earlier portion of the week left quite a few cross country teams high and dry when the Early Bird race at LaVern Gibson was canceled due to wet course conditions. However, Edgewood coach Micah Mobley stepped in and hastily set up the appropriately named 11th Hour Meet on the Mustangs home course...
Northview offense sputters in loss to Warriors (08/19/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview's growing pains on the offensive side of the ball were prevalent in Friday night's opener. The Danville Warriors returned plenty of their players from last year's loss to an experienced Knights' team. A year later, it was the Warriors that used their experience to come away with a 15-0 victory over the Knights...
Northview golf and volleyball falls to Patriots (08/19/16)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- Northview lost a four-set volleyball match on the road to Terre Haute North Thursday evening, 25-14, 25-17, 21-25, 25-12. Kerstie Shaw had 22 assists, 10 digs, four kills and three aces for the Knights as Megan Heck provided 18 digs and Alli Cook added 13 digs. Jenny Lundy posted 10 kills and Olivia Lundy had nine with Sera Little-Booe contributing eight. Madeline Sinders had eight digs and Alisha Long passed out eight assists...
Patriots power past Knights in openers (08/19/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE -- Northview's soccer teams took a pair of tough losses on opening night on the road at Terre Haute North Thursday evening. The girls opened with a 9-0 defeat against the Patriots, who were sharp with their crossing passes against the Knights...
Clay City cruises past South Putnam (08/18/16)
By JOEY BENNETT For the Brazil Times GREENCASTLE -- Clay City took control early in the first game and easily defeated South Putnam 25-5, 25-16 and 25-7 on Thursday night in girls' high school volleyball action. "In games one and three we played really well," Clay City coach Garicke Rubin said. "We pushed the girls to just stay in the flow of the game, and no matter what happens to try to stay up and to not let anything get them down."...
Northview opens tennis season by clipping Cardinals (08/18/16)
Times Staff Report The Northview boys' tennis team opened up its season with a 4-1 victory at home against Bloomfield on Wednesday evening behind a sweep in singles play. Bryce Minor recorded a 6-0, 6-2 win over the Cardinals' Brennan Hughes at the No. 1 singles position. Clayton Buck captured a 7-6, 7-5 win at No. 2 and Alex Bowman was a 6-3, 6-1 victor in the third spot...
Kellett makes verbal commitment to Hanover (08/18/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor Northview senior Jensen Kellett made a verbal commitment Hanover College on Wednesday to continue his basketball career following his final prep year with the Knights this winter. The six-foot-six inch forward was a key player in the Knights' run to a sectional championship in Class 3A last season after averaging 10 points and seven rebounds last season...
New look Knights open with volleyball win over Pioneers (08/16/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview volleyball team opened the season with plenty of new faces on the court and one the sideline, but the end result was much the same. The Knights debuted with several new starters and head coach Erica Garrison moving into the head coaching position. However, Northview powered away from visiting Mooresville 25-16, 25-10, 25-21...
Monday weather sports cancellations (08/15/16)
Northview girls' golf at North Putnam has been canceled this evening due to the rain. The junior varsity and freshman football games have also been canceled against Terre Haute South.
Northview volleyball looking to reload (08/15/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor The Northview volleyball program has been one of the best in the state over the last four seasons and has been able to continue to reload despite graduation. This season will be a big test to that process after graduating four starters from last year's squad...
Northview soccer teams open season at jamboree (08/14/16)
Times Staff Report TERRE HAUTE -- Youth was definitely served on Saturday morning as the scrimmage weekend continued with boys and girls' soccer following Friday night's football exhibitions amongst the Vigo County Schools and Northview. The eight teams gathered at Terre Haute North to see their first action of the fall against a different school. There were eight 20-minute periods as the Northview boys and girls competed against the host Patriots and West Vigo in their jamboree periods...
Scrimmage provides valuable test for new Northview starters (08/13/16)
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor TERRE HAUTE --The Northview Knights opened the football season Friday night with its annual situational football scrimmage against Terre Haute South. The experience proved valuable for a bevy of new starters for the Knights, particularly on the offensive side of the ball...
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