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Tennis: Southwestern vs. Scottsburg
HS Baseball: Southwestern vs. Oldenburg - 5:00pm
Softball: Southwestern at Jennings County -
Softball: Madison vs. Charlestown -
Tennis: Madison vs. South Dearborn- 5:00pm
HS Track: Shawe at Switzerland County
Baseball: Shawe at Switzerland County - 5:00pm
HS Baseball: South Ripley at Milan - POSTPONED to
HS Softball: South Ripley at Milan - 5:00pm
HS Baseball: Jac-Cen-Del at Rising Sun - 5:00pm
HS Softball: Jac-Cen-Del at Rising Sun - 5:00pm
HS Softball: Scottsburg at Jeffersonville - 5:00pm
HS Baseball: Scottsburg vs. North Harrison - 5:30pm
HS Tennis: Shawe at Jeffersonville - 5:30pm
HS Baseball: Carroll County vs. Western Hills - 6:00pm
Week's Area High School Baseball/Softball Rankings
#2 Trinity Lutheran, #6 Rising Sun
#2 Silver Creek, #5 Franklin County, #10 Charlestown
Receiving Votes outside Top 10: Lawrenceburg
#7 New Albany, #8 Jeffersonville, #9 Columbus North
#3 Rising Sun, #14 Lanesville
#3 Henryville, #28 Southwestern
#7 South Dearborn, #21 Corydon Central
#3 Floyd Central, #17 Seymour
Local Area Schedule Changes
Softball will now play at Jac-Cen-Del on Thursday, 5/12, with a 5:00pm
The Varsity Baseball Game between
Madison and Southwestern will be made up on Friday, 5/20, at Madison
with a 5:00pm start.
Southwestern Baseball will now play at Jac-Cen-Del on Saturday,
5/21, with an 11:00am start.
to honor basketball state champs
By: Rob Connett
Jr/Sr High School will celebrate the 2016 Class 1A Girls
Basketball State Championship team in the school parking
lot on Saturday, May 7, beginning at 5:00pm.
Fireworks will end the party at dusk. A food booth will
be available as well. The public is invited.
Parks Department baseball and softball applications due May 13
By: Rob Connett,
for this season of Madison Parks Department
baseball and softball for children ages 13-15
are due May 13.
Fee is $50, and applications can be turned
in to the Park office in the Brown Gym.
Boys & Girls
Club to host Mad-Town Mud-Climb
Lide White Memorial Boys & Girls
Club will hold its 3rd
Annual Mad-Town 5K
Mud-Climb on Saturday,
May 21, 2016.
The event includes a
3.1 mile run from the
the Heritage Trail to
the New Boys & Girls
Club on Northgate Road.
20 obstacles will be
the two facilities.
T-Shirts are given to the runners and
volunteers, and everyone that finishes
the race will be awarded a special event
medal. An award will also be given to
the business, company, and/or team with
Applications are available at the Club at 1551 MSH Northgate Road and online
at www.madtownmudrun.com. Participants that sign-up and pay are welcome to use
the obstacles on the Club's Fitness Field just south of the Club's parking lot
to practice for the event.
For additional information, stop by the club, call them at 812-265-5811 or email
Swept By Mets
Scott Schebler hit an RBI double in the 11th
inning and the Cincinnati Reds snapped a
six-game losing streak, beating the Pittsburgh
Pirates 6-5 Sunday. Eugenio Suarez led off
the Reds 11th with a triple past diving left
fielder Starling Marte and scored on Schebler's
hit off Ryan Vogelsong.
The Reds will begin a series with the Giants at Great American
Ballpark on Monday night.
Eliminated in Game 7 at Toronto
By: Associated Press, 5/2/16
The Toronto Raptors have
won a seven-game series for the first time to earn the right
to take on Miami in
the Eastern Conference semifinals. DeMar DeRozan scored
30 points and Jonas Valanciunas (YOH'-nuhs val-ehn-CHOO'-nuhs)
had 15 rebounds and 10 points as the Raptors eliminated
the Pacers 89-84. DeRozan clinched the victory by hitting
two free throws with 6 1/2 seconds left after Indiana
got within 87-84. Paul George led the Pacers with 26 points.
to ride in Derby once again
By: Associated Press, 4/27/16
Victor Espinoza will be trying for an unprecedented
three straight Kentucky Derby wins after landing a ride on Whitmore
for the May 7th race. The jockey rode California Chrome to a Derby
victory in 2014 and followed up with a win aboard Triple Crown winner
American Pharoah last year.