Category Archives: Eastern

WESTERN’S TYLER GILBERT WINS DISCUS STATE TITLE; EVERETTS AND BROWN ALSO STEP ON IHSAA PODIUM

BY DEAN HOCKNEY BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – At the 114th Annual IHSAA Boys Track and Field State Finals on June 2 at Indiana University in Bloomington, Western junior Tyler Gilbert did something no Howard County student-athlete had done in 105 years … Continue reading

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EVAN ELLIS CLAIMS 285-POUND STATE TITLE, A FIRST FOR THE EASTERN COMETS

  BY DEAN HOCKNEY INDIANAPOLIS – It was a perfect ending to a perfect season for Eastern High School’s Evan Ellis. In front of nearly 12,500 wrestling fans at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Feb. 18, the senior soared to an … Continue reading

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2016 MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: JOSIAH PRICE, MICHIGAN STATE FOOTBALL

BY DEAN HOCKNEY Choosing a Male Athlete of the Year is always tough in the star-studded field of Howard County athletics. Should one of our professional baseball players earn the honor? Or how about an all-star performer? In the end, … Continue reading

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