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Clinton Prairie Takes Down Sheridan in Volleyball Action

Clinton Prairie improved its volleyball record to 8-9 on the year with a 25-17, 24-26, 16-25, 24-18, 15-8 victory over Sheridan Tuesday night. Prairie Stats: Aces: Hannah Wilson 5, Sydney Swan 4, Kylee Maish 3, Grace Carter 2, Keyra Fisher 1, Victoria Florence 1; Digs: Hannah Wilson 25, Kylee Maish 15, Keyra Fisher 14, Victoria…

Study Says Recess Before Lunch Can Benefit Students

Putting schoolchildren on the playground before lunch may be the best way to boost their appetites while cutting food waste and discipline problems, says a new study from Ball State University. But the majority of school administrators don’t realize the potential benefits and still feed students first before allowing them to hit the swings, monkey…

FHS Named One of 10 Smarter Football Programs for 2019

Frankfort High School received a surprise of a lifetime Tuesday when the team learned they were chosen as a winner of Riddell’s 2019 Smarter Football Program. Players and coaches were notified with a special congratulatory message from Riddell brand ambassador Peyton Manning. Riddell’s annual program received more than 800 applications this year and is donating equipment to…

Week 4 High School Football Results

Sagamore Conference Friday’s Games Lebanon (1-3, 1-1) at Frankfort (0-4, 0-2), 7 p.m. (WILO Radio) Western Boone (3-1, 2-0) at North Montgomery (2-2, 1-1), 7 p.m. Danville (2-2, 2-0) at Tri-West (2-2, 1-1), 7 p.m. Crawfordsville (0-4, 0-2) at Southmont (2-2, 1-1), 7 p.m. Last Friday’s Results Southmont 33, Frankfort 12 Lebanon 35, North Montgomery…

High School Sports Schedule September 16-21

Monday, September 16 FRANKFORT — Boys’ tennis at Lafayette Jefferson, 5 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ volleyball vs. Lebanon, 7 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Girls’ volleyball at Tri-County, 7 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ volleyball at Taylor, 7 p.m.; Boys’ tennis vs. Tipton, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 17 FRANKFORT — Boys’ soccer vs. Southmont, 6 p.m.;…

‘Inside the Huddle’ Airs Saturday Morning From 9-10 A.M.

WILO’s Saturday morning sports talk show called “Inside the Huddle”  is all set for 9-10 a.m. Saturday. The show is sponsored by State Farm Insurance Agents Tony Theofanis and Susan Kaspar. This week’s scheduled guests are former Frankfort High School state pole vault champion Colton Crum, who is now entering his second year at Notre…

Three Frankfort Runners Post Fastest Times in School History

Frankfort High School senior Hugo Hernandez ran the 10th fastest time in school history Saturday at the Harrison Invitational in Lafayette. He finished in a time of 16 minutes, 31 seconds to place 15th overall. Boys Results Team Winner — Bloomington South 50 (Frankfort was 16th at 383 and Rossville was 19th at 522). Individual…

‘Inside the Huddle’ Set to Hit the Airwaves Saturday Morning

A new installment of our new Saturday morning sports talk show called “Inside the Huddle”  is all set for 9-10 a.m. Saturday. The show is sponsored by State Farm Insurance Agents Susan Kaspar and Tony Theofanis. This week’s scheduled guests are Wabash College Sports Information Director Bruce Harris to talk about Wabash football from 9:15-9:30…

FHS Volleyball Sweeps Past Delphi in Non-Conference Action

Frankfort swept past Delphi in a non-conference girls’ volleyball match Thursday night in Delphi. The Lady Hot Dogs did not allow more than 15 points in any game. Chloe Roberts had seven kills and eight digs, Ashley Timmons had four kills and 17 dogs, and Lindsey gay served well with two aces on 20 points…

High School Sports Schedule September 3-7

Tuesday, September 3 FRANKFORT — Girls’ golf at Danville, 5 p.m.; Boys’ tennis vs. Western Boone, 5 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ volleyball at Northwestern, 4:30 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE — Girls’ volleyball vs. Tri-Central, 7 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ volleyball vs. Western, 7 p.m.; Boys’ soccer vs. Carroll, 5:30 p.m.; Boys’ tennis at Twin Lakes,…