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Graduate Transfers

September 9, 2016 Coach Raver
A lot of college athletes use their 5th year of eligibility because they were red shirted at least one year at their previous college.  This is why they have a 5th year.  This means they […]
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Coach Holtmann

September 8, 2016 Coach Raver
I recently read in the Indianapolis Star that Butler basketball coach, Holtmann, had his contract extended through 2021-22.  This, of course, will help in his recruiting process.  Athletes can enter the school knowing he has […]
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Johnny Wilson

September 7, 2016 Coach Raver
Johnny Wilson, better known as “Jumpin’ Johnny Wilson” was the 1946 Mr. Basketball in the state of Indiana.  The Anderson High School graduate was barely 6 foot tall but he had amazing jumping skills. Recently […]
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Track Update

September 6, 2016 Coach Raver
I got a pleasant surprise when I attended Batesville’s second home football game.  There was obviously the start of a new surface on the Batesville track.  I hope that this is the start of a […]
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Labor Day

September 5, 2016 Coach Raver
Today is Labor Day!  I have a hard time saying Happy Labor Day, because it means the end of summer. Don’t let me spoil your day.  Go out and enjoy yourself at a family outing, […]
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Do you favor a “Mercy Rule”?

September 2, 2016 Coach Raver
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 […]
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Jonathan Papelbon

September 1, 2016 Coach Raver
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 […]
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Power Sectional

August 31, 2016 Coach Raver
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 […]
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Lightning in High School Sports

August 30, 2016 Coach Raver
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. […]
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Batesville Track

August 29, 2016 Coach Raver
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 […]
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