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Girls Basketball Seniors Recognized

On Thursday, February 6, the girls basketball team recognized its five seniors:  Chelsie Marshall, Haley Vogen, Makenzie Johnson, Mallory O’Brien and Aurreeshae Hines before the start of the Providence girls basketball game.  The athletic department extends it thanks to these young women, and their families, for their effort and dedication to the program.  We wish each of them

Girls Basketball Sectional Preview

The Girls IHSAA 4A Sectional will be in North Vernon this week at Jennings County High School.  The Lady Devils (16-5) received a 1st round bye and will play the winner of the New Albany (7-12) vs. Seymour (11-8) game.  Should they win and advance to Saturday’s Championship Game they would probably tangle with the defending

IHSAA “Tip of the Week”

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (2-10-14) “Promoting education-based athletics in Indiana.” There are three ways a student-athlete can develop: practicing, watching, and listening. During the Winter Olympics in Sochi, the high school student-athlete has the opportunity to watch, listen, and read about some of the greatest athletes in the world.  Even though most of the events

Girls Swimming Places 2nd at Sectional

On Saturday the Jeff girl’s finished second to Floyd Central at the swimming and diving sectional.  This was the highest finish for the girls in several years. The 200 Medley Relay team of Elizabeth Browne, Sam Glover, Kali Crace and Jacqueline Richard opened the meet with a win in the 200 Medley Relay, earning them

Ellis moves up on All-Time 3-Pointer List

Most 3-Point Field Goals/Career FG/PLAYER YEARS   138 Dennis Coutee 1997-01 125 Drake Coleman 2007-10 119 Kyle Bixler 1994-97 108 Drew Ellis 2010-14  86 Matt Pait 1999-03  86 Sherron Wilkerson 1990-93  84 Evan Maschmeyer 2007-11  82 Brad Bixler 1992-95  73 Bryant Northern 1997-00  72 Josh Lowery 2002-06 Information compiled by Pat Hennegan, Sports Information Director,

Boys Basketball Preview for the week (Feb 10-15)

BOYS           Versus: Jennings County     Location: North Vernon     Date: Thursday, February 13.     Series: JEFF leads 30-14.     Last Met: JEFF won 86-66 last February in Johnson Arena. Notes: The series dates to 77-54 win by George Marshall’s Red Devil squad in the 1976 Seymour

Wrestling Team finishes 2nd in Sectionals

Saturday the JHS wrestling team did all they could to overcome, and bring home another sectional team title, but fell short. Although 2nd place there were lots of positives.  It was possibly the most improved team I have ever coached. Over the past ten years the JHS wrestlers have brought home 5 sectional championships, and

Swimmers 5-Peat!

On Saturday the Jeff Men’s Swimming and Diving team traveled to Columbus East and won their 5th consecutive HHC Championship. The relay team of Evan Shive, Max Weidekamp, T Martin and Tyler Sariscsany started the meet with a Medley Relay Championship.  T Martin followed up in the next event with a championship in the 200

IHSAA Tip of the Week (2-3-14)

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (2-3-14) “Promoting education-based athletics in Indiana.” This has been a difficult winter for the high school student-athlete with all the school cancellations and weather delays.  Practices and games have been a constant challenge. How have you adapted?  Can you handle change?  Are you able to stay up to date in the