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Semi-State Wrestling Re-Cap

Stevie Jones – first round of Regionals wrestled a kid from Mater Dei that beat him by more than 15 last time they met.  Stevie came out with a first period takedown to take the lead, but had to take an injury timeout in the third period (most likely a broken toe) and ended up

IHSAA Tip of the Week

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (2-17-14) “Promoting education-based athletics in Indiana.” The one dreaded word student-athletes hate to hear during their season is “slump.” A slump is best described as not performing up to your capabilities or the expectations of your coach. Every athlete and every team will experience a slump sometime during a season.  How

Senior Spotlight – Leonard Kwitonda

Leonard has been playing basketball for 8 years, starting in his native Rwanda.  He came to Jeffersonville as a freshman and has played basketball and soccer since he arrived.  Leonard was a part of the HHC, sectional, and regional championship teams from the past 2 years and has also been a big key to the

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