Articles in: Sports and Recreation

Dallas Carter
- 1 week 2 days ago
Mikaela Jenkins’ hands made contact with the wall of the pool during the 100-meter butterfly S10 race on Aug. 31, 2021 at the 2020 Tokyo...
Riley Guerzini
- 1 week 2 days ago
This year, the Reitz Bowl, arguably Evansville’s most famous football stadium, turns 100 years old. Though Reitz Bowl has a long, storied...
Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 2 days ago
Under a July sun, boaters on the Ohio River began to circle near the Evansville riverfront waiting for the semi-annual, man-made sand bar to pop up....
Jodi Keen
- 11 weeks 2 days ago
Under an overcast sky, 21-year-old Eddie Gill cast off from Dress Plaza on Evansville’s Riverfront and launched his inaugural Journey For A...
Riley Guerzini
- 17 weeks 1 day ago
Growing up, cricket was more than just a game to many South Asian families who reside in the Tri-State: It was an integral part of their home culture...
Riley Guerzini
- 17 weeks 2 days ago
A newer addition to the Evansville sports scene, the Thunderbolts hockey team was started by local businessman and avid hockey fan Mike Hall, who...
Dallas Carter
- 22 weeks 2 days ago
The popular 21 and up arcade bar High Score Saloon debuted their sister business on June 26, 2020. High Score Player Two is a blast from the past,...
Clayton Trutor
- 24 weeks 2 days ago
Considering its size, Evansville has a remarkable record of producing Major League Baseball (MLB) talent. Roughly 50 big leaguers were either born,...
Dallas Carter
- 25 weeks 1 day ago
Evansville is a city full of hiking, biking, walking, and running trails, both inside and outside city limits. In recent years, the focus when...
Dallas Carter
- 28 weeks 1 day ago
It’s nothing but net in Evansville this week as the Ohio Valley Conference 2021 men’s and women’s Basketball Championships...
Dallas Carter
- 30 weeks 1 day ago
In the May/June 2019 issue of Evansville Living, we met Mikaela Jenkins, an F.J. Reitz High School sophomore with an international swimming...
Riley Guerzini
- 32 weeks 3 days ago
When it comes to entertainment, Evansville sure knows how to have a good time. From sports and nature trails to performing arts, the Tri-State offers...
Riley Guerzini
- 33 weeks 2 days ago
If you’ve already forgotten your New Year’s Resolution, now is the time to get back on track! The YMCA indoor triathlon offers a unique...
Riley Guerzini
- 37 weeks 1 day ago
Evansville might not seem like a place that funnels out star athletes, but there have been many famous football players, swimmers, golfers, baseball...
Evansville Living Staff
- 50 weeks 2 days ago
The road to the 19th annual Best Of Evansville awards was different than any year before. COVID-19 has limited so many aspects of our lives in 2020,...
Trista Lutgring
- 50 weeks 3 days ago
 Jennifer Scales remembers a childhood filled with extreme rides. “As a family, our vacations were dune buggies, four-wheelers, and dirt...
Vernie Menke and Elisa Gross
- 1 year 8 weeks ago
Elberfeld, Indiana, native and self-described country boy Vernie Menke had never been to New York City, but sightseeing wasn’t what brought him...
Elisa Gross
- 1 year 42 weeks ago
When the neighboring business moved out of the space at 1412 S. Green River Road, the thought of moving never occurred to Curt Jones, owner of...
Trista Lutgring
- 1 year 44 weeks ago
Facing off on the basketball court is not a new tradition for the University of Southern Indiana and the University of Evansville men’s...
Elisa Gross
- 1 year 49 weeks ago
There is a new hot spot for boaters enjoying a ride on the Ohio River — a group of islands recently formed at Ohio River Mile 792 facing the...