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Do you favor a “Mercy Rule”?

September 2, 2016
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As I was reading an article in the Indy Star, the idea of putting in a Mercy Rule in Indiana football is being discussed.    What do you think? The IHSAA would favor it, but most coaches do not.  They…

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Jonathan Papelbon

September 1, 2016
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Jonathon Papelbon is a closer with the Washington Nationals.  At the time I wrote this article he had not yet been traded.  Most teams who are in the pennant race would like to have his talent, but if you trade…

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Power Sectional

August 31, 2016
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How would you like to be in the 6A sectional 5 in football?  This sectional includes Brownsburg, Avon, Ben Davis, and Pike.  Avon is a perennial state finalist, but they did lose their Division 1 quarterback last year.  Brownsburg keeps…

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Lightning in High School Sports

August 30, 2016
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If you tried to listen to the Batesville/Milan football game last Friday night, you know it was interrupted by lightning.  I know the Indiana rule, and I believe it has become basically a national rule.  If lightning is observed, the…

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Batesville Track

August 29, 2016
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At our first football game, I was amazed to see how much the track has continued to deteriorate.  The rubber has gotten so thin on most of the track that some of the lines are barely visible.  This is the…

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Class Sports Strike Again

August 26, 2016
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This is not a blog on why we should have a one-system basketball tournament.  It is another story about what the results of that IHSAA decision caused.  As you have read on my blogs before, Indiana has most of the…

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Football Vacations

August 25, 2016
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Do you want to go to Australia?  If you are an alumnus from the University of California or the University of Hawaii or just a fan of these schools, you have the perfect opportunity.  They will be opening their 2016…

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Kickoffs

August 24, 2016
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According to an article in the Indianapolis Star, football is moving to reduce injuries caused by the violent collisions that occur in football kickoffs.  The Pop Warner League has already eliminated kickoffs. This is the 10 and under group.  The…

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The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

August 23, 2016
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As the 2016 Olympics came to an end, I wanted to focus on some good things, some bad things, and one ugly incident.  There were many super performances by the world’s greatest athletes.  I have already written about swimming and…

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New Era

August 22, 2016
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A new era in Batesville football started last Friday night.  Evan Ulery and his staff led the Bulldogs to an opening season win with the Jennings County Panthers.  After an errant pass was picked off by Jennings County and taken…

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Upcoming Events

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4:00 pm Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chili Supper at the Greensburg Fire Department this Friday night, 4-8:00 PM! All you can eat chili, peanut butter sandwiches, hot dogs and homemade desserts $6.00! Come out and support your GFD firefighters, bring the kids to see the fire…