Articles in: Sports and Recreation

Riley Guerzini
- 15 weeks 3 days ago
For Evansville’s Nolan family, running is in their blood. Patriarch Jim Nolan began running track in seventh grade at Mitchell Junior High...
Dallas Carter
- 17 weeks 1 day ago
In the September/October issue of Evansville Living, we caught up with Olympians Lilly King and Jackie Young. Both Tri-State natives medaled at the...
Dallas Carter
- 20 weeks 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
- 20 weeks 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
- 23 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
- 30 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
- 36 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
- 36 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
- 41 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
- 43 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
- 44 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
- 47 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
- 49 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
- 51 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
- 1 year 1 day 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
- 1 year 4 weeks 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
- 1 year 17 weeks 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
- 1 year 17 weeks 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 27 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
- 2 years 9 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...