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C’town to sell Class 3A sectional tickets
The Charlestown High School athletic department will be selling Class 3A Scottsburg Sectional tickets from Jan. 30-Feb. 6 in the school’s student service center. Tickets can be purchased on weekdays during that span from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Henryville Youth Sports sign-ups
Henryville Youth Sports will have baseball and softball sign-ups on the following dates from 2-4 p.m. at the Henryville Fire Department: Saturday, Feb. 2; Sunday, Feb. 3; Saturday, Feb. 9; Sunday, Feb. 10.
Both the baseball and softball leagues will be for players ages 7-12. The T-ball leagues will be for ages 4-6. There also will be junior high baseball and softball leagues for Henryville Junior High School students in grades 7-8.
For the T-ball and baseball/softball leagues ages 7-12, costs are $60 per child and $50 for each additional child in the same family. For junior high baseball and softball players, cost is $75 per player. Payment must be made at registration.
IU Southeast programs ranked high in preseason conference polls
Three IU Southeast athletic programs are ranked in the top two spots in their respective Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference preseason polls.
The Grenadiers’ softball team is No. 1 in the softball poll. IU Southeast went 29-17 last year and 18-2 in the KIAC. Last season, the Grenadiers won the KIAC Tournament title and advanced to the NAIA National Tournament.
IU Southeast has a new coach this season in former Floyd Central High School softball skipper Joe Witten.
The Grenadiers’ baseball program has been picked second in the KIAC baseball preseason poll. IU Southeast finished second in the KIAC Tournament last season.
The Grenadiers’ men’s tennis team has been selected second in its KIAC preseason poll. IU Southeast went 12-9 overall and 4-1 in the KIAC during the 2011-12 season.