August 21, 2019
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Articles in: Sporting Life

Cole Claybourn
- 13 weeks 6 days ago
Swimming is a hard sport for even the most dedicated athletes. And you won’t find a high school athlete more dedicated to the sport than Reitz...
Paige Effinger
- 49 weeks 1 day ago
Running is more than putting one foot in front of the other; it is about the mental strength to get to the finish line. Completing a half-marathon...
Hannah Bland
- 2 years 4 weeks ago
The championship series for the 2016 Frontier League baseball season was tied at two games each when the Evansville Otters took on the River City...
Mark Mathis
- 2 years 14 weeks ago
Easter weekend provided a brief reprieve for 17-year-old Lukas Greif. A native of Evansville, Greif made the trek from Indianapolis to spend time...
Brittany Ross
- 3 years 6 weeks ago
As summer wanes in the Tri-State, more than 400 men and women gather at Evansville’s Wesselman Park and Deaconess Sports Park fields on Sundays...
Mark Mathis
- 3 years 21 weeks ago
For the University of Evansville to have a memorable men’s basketball season, it needed to have dependable players who had experience, skill,...
Emily Patton
- 3 years 39 weeks ago
Whether you bleed Indianapolis Colts blue or sing the “Bengal Growl” Fight Song, every football fan extends respect to Green Bay,...
Emily Patton
- 4 years 6 weeks ago
Every year, around 30,000 Thoroughbred foals are born in the U.S. Only a handful of those thousands become champions, and even fewer win consistently...
Trista Lutgring
- 4 years 14 weeks ago
It’s taken 50 years to catch on, but the game with the funny name combining elements of tennis, badminton, and table tennis is gaining momentum...
Nathan Blackford
- 4 years 27 weeks ago
Sometime this spring, likely in the middle of May, the new Evansville Sports Complex will officially open for play. With eight ball diamonds that can...
Nathan Blackford
- 4 years 40 weeks ago
Quietly, the University of Southern Indiana men’s cross country team has become one of the top Division II programs in the country. The...
Nathan Blackford
- 4 years 50 weeks ago
Before 1918, there was only one high school in Evansville. But in the next six years, three new high schools sprung into existence: F.J. Reitz,...
Brick Briscoe
- 5 years 14 weeks ago
On June 23, the Web.com arm of the PGA Tour returns to the Tri-State with the United Leasing Championship. This year marks the last year of a three-...
Brick Briscoe
- 5 years 22 weeks ago
This is the first winter in memory that I haven’t been on a golf course at least once a week. In fact, I’ve not wandered onto a course...
Theresa Scheller
- 5 years 40 weeks ago
Who are the best sports fans? The question is as old as sport itself, with every sport and municipality claiming to have the best fans. In Evansville...
Mark Mathis
- 5 years 49 weeks ago
 It took some time, but the Evansville Tennis Center has lifted off nicely on the northeast side of the city. The huge metal building at...
Victoria Grabner
- 6 years 5 weeks ago
Frances Enzler has three kids, a husband, and, when she’s not working as an academic advisor and instructor at the University of Evansville, a...
Mark Mathis
- 6 years 14 weeks ago
Lilly King is living the typical life of a high-level competitive swimmer. Make that a typical 16-year-old, high-level swimmer. “I make time...
Mark Mathis
- 6 years 40 weeks ago
Scott Hill has hit the tennis court running since becoming the junior tennis director at Tri-State Athletic Club in August. “I’ve been...
Mark Mathis
- 7 years 6 weeks ago
The stunning countryside that has nurtured The Oaks Golf and Tennis Club was headed for an ignominious demise earlier this year. The club in...