September 20, 2018
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Articles in: Sports and Recreation

Paige Effinger
- 1 week 3 days 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...
Elisa Gross
- 7 weeks 1 day ago
Hometown: Evansville, Indiana Education: Reitz Memorial High School, 1974; B.S. in communications, University of Evansville, 1977; J.D., Notre Dame...
Elisa Gross
- 10 weeks 2 hours ago
I had closed my eyes, centered my breath, and prepared to begin my yoga practice when I felt something fluffy brush my leg followed by a scratchy...
Trista Lutgring
- 19 weeks 4 hours ago
Purple Aces basketball fans are buzzing with excitement for the 2018-19 season already. And though the team won’t hit the court for their first...
Elisa Gross
- 19 weeks 6 days ago
With 65 parks, 21 recreational areas, and more than a combined 2,500 acres of land, people wanting to get outdoors in Evansville can enjoy more than...
Elisa Gross
- 26 weeks 3 days ago
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ohio Valley is hitting the bowling lanes to raise money for one-on-one mentoring programs in the area. The annual...
Trista Lutgring
- 35 weeks 2 days ago
Simply put, the Nissan GT-R sports car is a beast. It may not turn as many heads as a Chevy Corvette or Dodge Challenger with its looks, says Kale...
Elisa Gross
- 35 weeks 2 days ago
Olivia Taylor took her first dance class when she was 2 years old. The 12 year old has been dancing ever since. “I started out taking one hour...
elisa gross
- 40 weeks 6 days ago
After his long and illustrious career in Major League Baseball, Don Mattingly, now the manager of the Miami Marlins, decided he wanted to give back....
Stan Schmitt
- 1 year 1 week ago
In January 1924, as the new Bosse High School on the East Side opened, faculty members petitioned the school board to name the athletic field “...
hannah Bland
- 1 year 5 weeks ago
There is no average day at work for D-Patrick Porsche Technician Steven Davis. Surprises and challenges at every turn are the norm for the tech, but...
Hannah Bland
- 1 year 9 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...
Hannah Bland
- 1 year 9 weeks ago
Experience a weekend full of world-class, automotive-powered hydroplane racing with the 2017 Evansville Hydrofest this Labor Day weekend. The...
Mark Mathis
- 1 year 19 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...
Stan Schmitt
- 1 year 19 weeks ago
Walking through Oak Hill Cemetery, one would be hard pressed to find a connection to the Memorial Day extravaganza we know as the Indianapolis 500....
Nigel Meyer
- 1 year 23 weeks ago
Eight years ago Curt Jones of Evansville was watching his son run at an athletic field day when all of a sudden it hit him. He finally had the idea...
Nicole Neff
- 1 year 30 weeks ago
In the Hoosier state, race cars usually are synonymous with IndyCars traveling up to 235 miles per hour around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But...
Nicole Neff
- 1 year 31 weeks ago
Evansville has a long history of producing student athletes who have excelled at the highest level of their sport — baseball’s Don...
Trista Lutgring
- 1 year 34 weeks ago
It was shortly after 6 p.m. on an August night in 2015 when Evansville native Jerad Eickhoff made his way onto a pitching mound in Miami,...
Evansville Living Staff & Contributors
- 2 years 22 hours ago
To the rest of the world, she’s America’s outspoken Olympic swimmer who won her first two gold medals in Rio. But to those who really...