Indiana Grand Racing & Casino is set to open its 19th season of Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing Tuesday, April 13. To complement 120 days of live action, a total of 40 stakes with purses in excess of $3.65 million will be offered led by the 27th running of the Grade 3 Indiana Derby…

A couple of Shelby County boys’ basketball teams are on a roll and a couple others are finding their stride as local teams gear up for next week’s sectional.

Triton Central boys’ basketball coach Kyle Ballard wasn’t sure if senior David Steele’s six 3-pointers in the first half of a 56-37 win over Hauser was a school record for most in one half.

The Shelbyville girls’ basketball team was represented by one player on the All-Hoosier Heritage Conference team.

KNIGHTSTOWN — Two streaks continued when the Southwestern (Shelby) High School boys basketball team traveled to Knightstown Monday night for a late regular-season game.


The Morristown gymnastics team took second place at Rushville to close out the regular season as it prepares for this weekend's sectional at Connersville.

Two Shelby County schools learned they received byes while the other three will face non-county opponents to open the sectionals after the drawings were announced Sunday night.

The Shelbyville boys’ basketball team was coming off back-to-back Hoosier Heritage Conference games in which the Golden Bears needed to knock down free throws to pull out wins.

With 34 seconds remaining and holding a 52-51 lead, Morristown’s Quinton Batton stepped to the line for two vital free throws. The junior hadn’t been at the line all night, but he rose to the occasion and made both.

The 2020-21 girls’ basketball season started under a cloud of uncertainty whether or not it would be completed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 2020-21 girls’ basketball season will be remembered for years to come.

The Franklin College volleyball team will be hanging on to the prestigious Golden Ball trophy for a little while after the Grizzlies swept rival Hanover College on Wednesday (Feb. 17) inside the Spurlock Center.

Southwestern’s seniors Trinity Tatlock, Lexi Wilkins and Maggie Correll embrace following their 49-39 loss to Greenwood Christian during the Regional championship game held at Southwestern. Read more on page A4.

Shelbyville’s 200-yard freestyle relay team of Marlee Rice (pictured), Addi Weaver, Miriam Garringer and Karissa Hamilton placed 14th in the state prelims in their heat on Friday at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis. Hamilton also took 14th place in the first of two heats in the prelims o…

Down 30-25 to Indiana Crossroads Conference leader Indianapolis Ritter late in the first half, Triton Central’s Aiden Lindsey scored with four seconds remaining to pull the Tigers to within three. But the Raiders’ Aidan Cannon fired a half court shot that beat the buzzer.


NEW MARKET - The University High School girls basketball team out of Carmel came into Saturday's Class 2A Regional 11 at Southmont High School the only unranked squad in the field of four. 


At the beginning of the season, first-year Southwestern coach Garrett Krieg expected his team’s offense to be its strength, and what it would rely on to win games.

Future ballplayers wanting a fun but competitive experience on the diamond are encouraged to sign up to play Shelby County Babe Ruth baseball this year.

The Franklin College women’s basketball team got back in the win column on Thursday (Feb. 11) night, turning in a sterling defensive effort in a 68-52 win over the Mount St. Joseph Lions.

Triton Central’s Bailey Stamper (#31) shoots for two of her 19 points while being fouled by an Eastern Hancock defender during the Tigers’ 70-47 victory over the Royals in the Sectional 42 semi-finals at Triton Central. The Class 2A No. 5 Tigers play University in the Southmont Regional semi…

All of the boxes have been checked off this season in the Triton Central girls’ basketball season, according to coach Bryan Graham.

For the first time since coach Trey Miller took over the program, the Triton Central wrestling team will be sending two members to this weekend’s semi-state in New Castle.

Addi Weaver competes earlier this season. Weaver is a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay team, which will compete in this weekend’s state finals. Junior Karissa Hamilton, who is a member of that team, will also compete in the 50-yard freestyle race. Read more on page A6.

Shelbyville’s Maiah Helfer Vasquez competed at the regional diving competition on Tuesday, where she took 14th place. The sophomore scored 236.60 points after earning a spot in the regional by setting Shelbyville’s school record at the sectional with 298.95 points. The top-eight divers advan…

For the first time, the elite racing American Quarter Horses from around the world that gather for the Bank of America Challenge Championships will step onto that stage in the state of Indiana, as Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville, Indiana, welcomes the event in 2022.

The folks in Osgood, Ind. have grown accustomed to taking a trip to wherever the girls’ basketball regional site is for more than a decade.

For the first time, the elite racing American Quarter Horses from around the world that gather for the Bank of America Challenge Championships will step onto that stage in the state of Indiana, as Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville, Indiana, welcomes the event in 2022.

Members of the Southwestern Girls Basketball react after being introduced as Sectional Champions following the Spartans 52-48 defeat of Jac-Cen-Del in the Championship game of Sectional No. 60 at Waldron. Southwestern’s victory ends Jac-Cen-Del’s 12-year reign as sectional champions. Triton …