News and Tribune

October 11, 2012

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Oct. 11, 2012



Borden’s Vollstedt named SAC’s top player

Borden junior Josh Vollstedt has been named the Southern Athletic Conference’s most outstanding boys’ tennis player for the 2012 season.

Vollstedt also earned a spot on the all-SAC team at No. 1 singles. He helped the Braves finish second in the conference standings this season.

SAC champion Lanesville had five players make the squad. They are Matt Husband at No. 3 singles, Jake Chanley and Jon Ferree at No. 1 doubles and Steven Shaffer and Spencer Dauphinee at No. 2 doubles. Eagles’ coach Mike Sizemore was named the SAC Coach of the Year.

South Central’s Logan Carter earned a spot on the all-conference team at No. 2 singles.


JYBL registration

The Jeffersonville Youth Basketball League is currently registering for the upcoming season.

Registration forms are available at all Jeffersonville elementary and middle schools and the Jeff Parks and Recreation Department, located in Jeffersonville City Hall. In addition, registration forms will be available online at in the next couple weeks. 

Any boy in grades 3-8, currently attending one of Jeffersonville’s eight elementary schools, two middle schools and/or residing within the district of one of these schools, is eligible to participate.

Registration fees are $45 for first player and $35 for each additional player. The fees should be mailed to JYBL, P.O. Box 903, Jeffersonville, IN 47130, before Tuesday, Oct. 16. Any registrations postmarked after Monday, Oct. 15 or received at the placement clinic will be subject to a $5 per player late fee.

Placement clinics will be held on Oct. 16 at Jeffersonville High School’s Johnson Arena for grades 3-4 at 6 p.m., grades 5-6 at 7 p.m. and grades 7-8 at 8 p.m. Any player not attending the placement clinic, excluding the head coach’s son, will be placed on a team by lottery draw.

Anyone interested in coaching should contact Ron Cross at 502-939-3547 to complete a coach’s application. For additional information, call Tom Locke at 812-282-8887 or visit


Four-on-Four tournament

The 15th annual 4-on-4 flag football tournament will be Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Clark County 4-H Fairgrounds, located outside of Charlestown.

There will be divisions for all ages both male and female, including coed divisions. Cost is $25 per player. Teams are guaranteed three games.

For more information, call 502-819-4667 or visit to register online and to download a complete set of rules.