Local Sports


Former Reds Pitcher, Lawrenceburg HS Grad McCool Dies

Posted On June 17, 2014 at 7:55am EDT

A Lawrenceburg High School graduate who once played in the big leagues has died.

Rico Abreu hoists his trophy after winning the 2014 Honda National Midget race at Lawrenceburg Speedway on Saturday, June 14.

Photo by Tim Thomas

Abreu Takes Honda National Midgets At 'Burg; Hamilton Bros Battle

Posted On June 16, 2014 at 1:53pm EDT

Rico Abreu continued what has been a sensational season with his third win of the year on Saturday, a frenetic affair that featured countless slide-jobs around the high-banked Lawrenceburg Speedway.

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Boys Golf Seasons End At IHSAA Regional Tournament

Posted On June 13, 2014 at 6:57am EDT

They had good runs in 2014, but no area boys golf players will be making an appearance at the IHSAA Boys Golf State Finals.


Local Special Olympians Excited For National Games

Posted On June 12, 2014 at 9:12am EDT

Three area athletes will try to win gold medals when they compete with some of the best in the nation this weekend.

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Rising Sun Boys Golf 3rd At Sectional; Make First Regional Since 2001

Posted On June 10, 2014 at 6:35am EDT

Thanks in part to a great round of 18 holes by Bryce Murray, the Rising Sun High School boys golf team is advancing in the postseason.

Thomas Meserraull waves the checkered following his BOSS win at Lawrenceburg Speedway on Saturday, June 7.

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Meseraull Wins BOSS Race At Lawrenceburg

Posted On June 09, 2014 at 2:07pm EDT

Thirty-nine Buckeye Outlaw Sprint Series/Lawrenceburg Chevrolet Sprint Cars were on hand for the first of two stops at Lawrenceburg for the BOSS cars.

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EC, Batesville, JCD Individuals Advance To Golf Regionals

Posted On June 09, 2014 at 9:13am EDT

Postseason golf tournament hopes remain intact for a handful of southeast Indiana boys who competed at the IHSAA sectional in Greensburg Friday.


IHSAA Track & Field State Finals: Rising Sun's Martin 8th In High Jump

Posted On June 09, 2014 at 7:26am EDT

Local athletes attempted to capture state titles at the Indiana High School Athletic Association Track and Field State Finals held Friday and Saturday at Indiana University in Bloomington.


Local Sports Report - June 7

Posted On June 09, 2014 at 6:56am EDT

They had great postseason runs, but the seasons came to an end for South Dearborn and Rising Sun softball, as well as Batesville and Jac-Cen-Del baseball. Click for weekend scores presented by Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine.

Milan's 1954 basketball team gather with their state championship trophy, held by coach Marvin Wood.
Milan '54 Museum

Milan '54 Team To Be Honored At Indy Indians "Milan Night"

Posted On June 07, 2014 at 3:43pm EDT

On the evening June 11, 2014 the Indianapolis Indians honor the 1954 legends “The Mighty Men of Milan” at Victory Field.