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This Day in Sports History: 12/14

1901 – The first table tennis tournament is held. It took place at the London Royal Aquarium. 1915 – American boxer Jack Johnson is the first African American to win the heavyweight title. 1947 – The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is founded in Daytona Beach, Florida. 1953 – The Dodgers [...]

By | 2017-12-14T12:55:23+00:00 December 14th, 2017|This Day In Sports|0 Comments

This Day in Sports History: 12/13

1936 – The Redskins play their last game in Boston as they will move to Washington DC the following season. 1956 – The Dodgers trade Jackie Robinson to the Giants for pitcher Dick Littlefield and $35,000. Robinson opts to retire rather than to play for the Giants. 1977 – 14 University of Evansville basketball [...]

By | 2017-12-13T10:05:24+00:00 December 13th, 2017|This Day In Sports|Comments Off on This Day in Sports History: 12/13

BOYS BASKETBALL: 12/12 AP Poll

12/12 AP POLL CLASS 4A 1. Ben Davis (4-0) 2. SB Riley (6-0) 3. Hamilton Southeastern (5-0) 4. New Albany (4-1) 5. Warren Central (3-0) 6. Floyd Central (4-0) 7. Zionsville (4-0) 8. Bloomington South (4-1) 9. FW North (4-2) 10. Center Grove (5-1) 11. Lawrence North (3-1) 12. Brownsburg (4-1) 13. [...]

By | 2017-12-12T16:35:27+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Basketball, Boys Basketball|Comments Off on BOYS BASKETBALL: 12/12 AP Poll

GIRLS BASKETBALL: 12/10 ICGSA Poll

12/5 AP POLL CLASS 4A 1. Carmel (13-0) 2. North Central (11-0) 3. Lawrence North (11-2) 4. Pike (10-1) 5. Homestead (8-1) 6. Hamilton Southeastern (10-2) 7. Bedford North Lawrence (9-2) 8. North Harrison (9-1) 9. Jeffersonville (7-3) 10. Castle (9-0) CLASS 3A 1. Northwestern (10-1) 2. Greensburg (9-2) [...]

By | 2017-12-12T10:32:57+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Basketball, Boys Basketball|Comments Off on GIRLS BASKETBALL: 12/10 ICGSA Poll

This Day in Sports History: 12/12

1899 – George F. Bryant of Boston patents the wooden golf tee. 1930 – Baseball makes a rule change – a ball that bounces from the field into the stands is now a double, not a home run. 1937 – The Washington Redskins defeat the Bears 28-21 in the NFL Championship game at Wrigley [...]

By | 2017-12-12T09:10:49+00:00 December 12th, 2017|This Day In Sports|Comments Off on This Day in Sports History: 12/12

This Day in Sports History: 12/8

1863 – England’s Tom King defeats American boxer John Heenan to become the first world heavyweight champion. 1914 – Philadelphia Athletics manager Connie Mack sells the contract of second baseman Eddie Collins to the White Sox. Collins would play 11 years on the south side and make the Hall of Fame. 1940 – The [...]

By | 2017-12-08T09:49:17+00:00 December 8th, 2017|This Day In Sports|Comments Off on This Day in Sports History: 12/8

BOYS BASKETBALL: 12/5 AP Poll

12/5 AP POLL CLASS 4A 1. New Albany (3-0) 2. Ben Davis (2-0) 3. SB Riley (4-0) 4. FW North (3-1) 5. Hamilton Southeastern (3-0) 6. Warren Central (2-0) 7. Lawrence North (2-1) 8. Zionsville (3-0) 9. Bloomington South (2-1) 10. North Central (2-0) 11. McCutcheon (3-1) 12. Center Grove (4-0) 13. [...]

By | 2017-12-07T10:55:53+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Football|Comments Off on BOYS BASKETBALL: 12/5 AP Poll

This Day in Sports History: 12/7

1907 – Eugene Corri is the first boxing referee to ref a bout from inside the ring. 1937 – The Red Sox acquire the contract of 19 year old prospect Ted Williams from San Diego of the Pacific Coast League. 1939 – Lou Gehrig is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. He’s the [...]

By | 2017-12-07T10:02:24+00:00 December 7th, 2017|This Day In Sports|Comments Off on This Day in Sports History: 12/7

Bone & Joint Specialists Peak Performers for Week of 11/27/17

GIRLS BASKETBALL Sadie Leatherman - Kouts 21 points & 12 rebounds against Washington Twp. Dashaie Williams - Bowman 10 points, 10 rebounds & 3 steals against Whiting Dash Shaw - West Side 27 points against Bishop Noll Courtney Krol - Chesterton 24 points against Michigan [...]

By | 2017-12-06T10:08:50+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Peak Performers|Comments Off on Bone & Joint Specialists Peak Performers for Week of 11/27/17