News and Tribune

March 3, 2011

SPORTS IN BRIEF: March 3, 2011

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL to stream girls, boys basketball finals

The upcoming IHSAA girls’ and boys’ basketball championship games will be televised live throughout the state on the IHSAA Champions Television Network and carried exclusively on, ESPN’s 24-7 live broadband sports network.

This Saturday’s girls’ state championship games will originate from the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, while the March 26 boys’ finals will take place at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

Lodging for girls’ state championship

The Lady Red Devils will play Penn High School in the IHSAA Class 4A state championship game at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne on Saturday at 8:00 p.m.

The Courtyard Downtown Marriott Fort Wayne is offering Lady Red Devil fans a discounted room rate for Saturday (a limited number of rooms are available). Fans can call 1-866-704-6163 and reference JHS to reserve their room. The Courtyard Downtown Marriott Fort Wayne is located at 1150 South Harrison Street in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


Clarksville seeks volleyball coach

Clarksville High School is looking for a Head Varsity Volleyball Coach.

The candidate must meet the minimum qualifications listed:

· Teacher certification preferred;

· Be able to communicate with players and parents;

· Have an established background in volleyball;

· Establish team rules and conduct a parent meeting;

· Build a successful volleyball program, grades 5 – 12, overseeing the feeder program.

Letters of interest/and or applications will be accepted until 3 PM on Friday, March 11, 2011, in the athletic office at Clarksville High School, 800 Dr. Dot Lewis Drive, Clarksville, IN 47129.  Applicants from outside the corporation must submit a letter of interest, completed application, and resume to Troy Mitchell at the high school or via e-mail at

— Contributed