FLOYDS KNOBS — When Zen Michalski was a 6-foot-4 sophomore still growing into his body, one of Floyd Central’s assistant coaches suggested to then-first-year head coach James Bragg that the Highlanders try to convert the lineman into a tight end.
Providence graduate Mike McBride guided Holy Cross College to its best season, which included the program’s first-ever berth in the NAIA national tournament. Now, he’s reaping the rewards — and awards.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead sang the national anthem from a remote location. Troy Aikman, borrowing Matthew McConaughey’s trademark phrase “Alright, alright, alright,” commanded drivers to start their, uh, simulators.
Forty years ago this week, Wiley Brown was a 19-year-old kid from Sylvester, Ga. celebrating a national championship with the University of Louisville.
NEW ALBANY — On a perfect blue-sky spring afternoon several area high school coaches, and another from college, hit the blacktop — actually the bluetop — on Romeo Langford Court at Kevin Hammersmith Memorial Park on Friday.
Audrey Brumfield followed up a very good junior campaign, in which she posted 15 goals, eight assists and 38 points, with an even bigger senior season for Floyd Central.
After posting team-highs in goals (13) and points (30) as a sophomore while playing alongside her older sister, Logan, Grace Barber had an even better junior season for New Albany.
Ten area players — including three who were named “Supreme” — have earned All-State honors from the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.
Count former Indiana standout swimmer and two-time gold medalist Lilly King as someone who thinks the one-year postponement of the 2020 Olympics was the right move.
Former New Albany standout Sean East, who recently completed his freshman season at the University of Massachusetts, has announced that he is transferring.
The Indianapolis 500 has been postponed until August because of the coronavirus pandemic and won’t run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946.
In its 35th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade has named Trey Kaufman of Silver Creek High School as its 2019-20 Gatorade Indiana Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Kaufman is the first Gatorade Indiana Boys Basketball Player of the Year to be chosen from Silv…
One recent graduate, one senior and one junior will vie for the title of News and Tribune Sports Performance Yearly (NTSPY) Girls’ Soccer Player of the Year.
The rest of the state will find out this summer what this part of Southern Indiana has known for quite a while, there is a lot of talent in Clark and Floyd counties.
Henryville’s Logan Owens has been selected as one of 13 senior student-athletes across the state to receive the 2020 C. Eugene Cato Memorial Scholarship, the IHSAA announced Monday.
Jeff Sheppard works as a financial planner now, more than two decades removed from the time he helped Kentucky win the NCAA Tournament.
University of Louisville junior forward Jordan Nwora has been named a third-team selection to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) 2020 All-America men’s team.
Some are running stairs inside their house. Others are doing as many push-ups and sit-ups as they can. More are hitting off of tees — the baseball and softball variety, as well as the golf variety.
Indiana redshirt sophomore quarterback Michael Penix Jr. was ready for an important spring, one that would continue to establish him as the unquestioned leader of IU’s offense.
Two local girls and one boy were among 71 seniors — 39 boys and 32 girls — from across the state who have been selected first-team Academic All-State by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.
Silver Creek senior Bailey Cravens recently signed to continue her academic and athletic careers at Lakeland Community College (Ohio). Pictured, left to right, front row: father Paul Cravens, Bailey Cravens, mother Anga Cravens; back row: Silver Creek head coach Nate Gibson, sister Shayla Cr…
The 2019-20 season for the Indiana men’s basketball team appeared headed for a breakthrough, as the Hoosiers were in position to reach the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2016.
LOUISVILLE — Add the Kentucky Derby to the long list of sporting events affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
This Week's Circulars
Mary Therese (ZurSchmiede) Roth, 90, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020. The daughter of the late Edward and Anna (Wooten) ZurSchmiede, Mary was born September 13, 1929 in New Albany, Indiana. She was a member of the New Albany High School Class of 1947, the original organist for Our Lady of…
Linda Darleen Gordon, 74, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 27, 2020 at Autumn Woods Health Campus in New Albany, Indiana. She was born on June 1, 1945 to the late Leroy and Dora Hobbs (Bailey) in Sanford Florida. Linda worked at the Bales Motor Company for over 20 years where she was …
The coronavirus outbreak is raging globally, with cases topping 721,000 and over 30,000 deaths, CNN reported Monday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday reported 122,653 positive cases in the U.S. as of Sunday at 4 p.m., with 2,112 deaths. In one week’s time, March 21-28, Indiana saw an 863% rise in coronavirus cases, 128 to 1,233, according to Johns Hopkins. It was the third-highest growth rate in the nation. Trustworthiness is always important, but in a pandemic, it's crucial.
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