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Gearing Up for Qualifying Weekend for the 98th running of THE Indianapolis 500

May 16, 2014
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Gearing Up for Qualifying Weekend for the 98th running of THE Indianapolis 500

It’s been a practice filled week at the track, and so far there is wide variety in the Top 5 Fastest Drivers: 1) #3 Castroneves, Helio (Chevy) Practice 5, 227.166mph 2) #20 Carpenter, Ed (Chevy) Practice 5, 226.257mph 3) #77 Pagenaud, Simon (Honda) Practice 4, 226.122mph 4) #12 Power, Will (Chevy) Practice 5, 225.899mph...

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Bulldogs vs. Wildcats Baseball Game Rescheduled

May 16, 2014
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Bulldogs vs. Wildcats Baseball Game Rescheduled

The Batesville vs. Franklin County Varsity Baseball game that got rained out on Thursday has been rescheduled for Saturday (5-24) at Liberty Park with the 1st Pitch at 11 AM. Submitted by Batesville AD Mark Ferguson.

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Trojans Capture Boys & Girls EIAC Track Crown

May 16, 2014
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Trojans Capture Boys & Girls EIAC Track Crown

The track EIAC (Conference Meet) was held last night at Rushville. The Conference has expanded this year to include both Rushville and Connersville. Final scores for the girls were East Central-150, Batesville-134.5, Connersville-84, Greensburg-83, South Dearborn-75, Rushville-64.5, Franklin County-27 and Lawrenceburg-3. The boys scores were East Central-143, Batesville-125, Rushville-114, Connersville-98, Franklin County-48, Greensburg-36, South...

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Lady Bulldogs Netters 1st Round Winners

May 16, 2014
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Lady Bulldogs Netters 1st Round Winners

The Batesville Lady Bulldogs opened Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference tournament play with five first round victories. Sarah Hoseus defeated Rushville’s Allison Wainwright at No. 1 singles Lydia Olsen defeated Alexia Lamberdines of East Central at No. 2 singles Allyson Ritter was a winner in two sets over Rushville’s Sarah Harpring at No. 3 singles...

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ORVC Track Meet Results

May 16, 2014
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ORVC Track Meet Results

The ORVC Track Meet was held at Jac-Cen-Del on Thursday (5-15). Women’s Team Results. 1-Switzerland County 123, 2-Jac-Cen-Del 87, 3-South Ripley 68, 4-Rising Sun 66, 5-Southwestern 60, 6-Milan 39, 7-Shawe Memorial 15. Men’s Team Results. 1-Rising Sun 140, 2-South Ripley 104, 3-Switzerland County 96, 4-Jac-Cen-Del 40, 5-Milan 30, 6-Southwestern 30, 7-Shawe Memorial 14. ORVC...

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IHSAA Softball Sectional Pairings

May 16, 2014
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IHSAA Softball Sectional Pairings

The 2015 IHSAA Softball Sectional Pairings were released. Sectional action runs May 26‐31 with the 64 survivors moving into a one‐game regional round on Tuesday, June 3. From there, 32 teams will square off in four‐team semi‐states on Saturday, June 7, with the four state championship games scheduled for Saturday, June 14 at Ben...

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Twisters Fall Short To Lions

May 14, 2014
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Twisters Fall Short To Lions

The Rushville Lions roared proudly to a 6-1 victory over The Oldenburg Academy Twisters in Baseball action. OA 000 010 0 1 10 1 R 012 201 x 6 7 3 OA Hitting: Nick Bischoff 1-4 Matty Hurm 1-4 Josh Kinker 1-4, rbi Cory Schuman 1-3, double Tyler Hesselbrock 3-3 Jacob Kessens 1-1 Sam...

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ORVC Weekly Report (May 5-10)

May 14, 2014
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ORVC Weekly Report  (May 5-10)

Here is is the ORVC Weekly Report for May 5-10. Players of the Week. Baseball:  Tristan Embs-Southwestern and Nathan Hunter-Switz. County. Softball:  Kelsi Konkle-Switzerland County. Boys Golf:  Travis Butte-Milan. Girls Track:  Kelsey Bowling-Jac-Cen-Del and Kinzie Scott-Rising Sun. Boys Track:  Austin Allen-South Ripley and Austin Martin-Rising Sun. ORVC Weekly Report (May 5-10) Submitted by ORVC...

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Bulldogs Baseball Teams On Winning Side

May 14, 2014
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Bulldogs Baseball Teams On Winning Side

Batesville puts up 13 hits to beat Hauser 9-0 in Varsity Baseball action. Bulldogs vs Hauser Baseball (5-13) Batesville Varsity is now 13-6 on the season. Next Game will be against Franklin County at Liberty Park starting at 5:30 PM.  (This is our Senior Night) on Thursday (5-15). Bryan Hoeing has the mound. The...

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Lady Trojans Victorious Against Lady Bulldogs

May 14, 2014
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Lady Trojans Victorious Against Lady Bulldogs

The East Central Lady Trojand got a 11-1 win against The Batesville Lady Bulldogs in Varsity Softball action. Batesville vs. EC Varsity Softball (5-13) The EC JV Team followed suit with a 10-1 victory. Batesville vs. EC JV Softball (5-13) The Lady Bulldogs will be hosting The Rushville Lady Lions this Thursday (5-15) in...

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