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‘Inside the Huddle’ Hits The Air Saturday Morning on WILO

WILO’s Saturday morning sports talk show “Inside the Huddle” Saturday from 9-10 a.m. The live show is hosted by Ken Hartman and sponsored by State Farm Insurance Agent Susan Kaspar. Here is the lineup for this week’s show: 9-9:15 —  Indiana State University Athletic Director Sherard Clinkscales 9:15-9:30 — To Be Announced 9:30-9:45 — Summit…

NCAA Announces Championship Fan Policy

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that up to 25% capacity will be allowed for 2021 NCAA winter championships and last year’s Division I fall championships, which were delayed to this spring. The NCAA says exact percentages will vary depending on the site and state and local COVID-19 protocols, but finalized announcements will be made before…

Three-Point Shooting Leads Hot Dogs Over Liberty Christian

Frankfort knocked down 18 three-pointers on its way to an 89-81 non-conference boys’ basketball victory over Liberty Christian Saturday night at Case Arena. Frankfort had a 44-29 lead at halftime before Liberty Christian caught fire and tied the game on several occasions. However, Frankfort was able to hold on and get the victory. Riley Goodnight…

Boys Basketball State Tournament Road Revealed

Three hundred ninety-nine (399) teams were drawn today and placed into brackets for the 111th Annual IHSAA Boys Basketball State Tournament presented by the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever. Sectional games are scheduled to begin Tuesday, March 2, and run through Saturday, March 6, with the regional round slated for March 13 and semi-states on…

IMS President: ‘We’re Going to Have Fans’ at 500

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday marked 100 days to the 105th running of the Indianapolis 500 and says it is working to avoid a repeat of last year’s race with empty stands. IMS President Doug Boles tells our partners at WISH-TV officials expect to have fans at the race,…

State Championship Games Set for Girls’ Basketball

The 2021 Girls’ State Basketball Tournament will be played this weekend at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. The following is the pairings for the state championship games and the results from Saturday’s semi-state contests. Class 2A Tipton (20-7) vs. Linton-Stockton (26-1), 7 p.m. Friday Semi-State Results Tipton 54, North Judson-San Pierre 36 Linton-Stockton 70, University…

Clinton Central, Frankfort Wrap Up Swim Season in Sectional

Clinton Central and Frankfort both wrapped up their boys’ swimming season Saturday at the Lafayette Jefferson Sectional. Central finished sixth in the team standings with 180 points, while Frankfort wound up eighth with 103 points. The following is the results from the sectional meet: TEAM STANDINGS Zionsville 528, Harrison 356, West Lafayette 355, McCutcheon 194,…

NCAA Allowing Limited Fans for March Madness

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the NCAA will allow a limited number of fans at the 2021 men’s basketball championship in Indiana, including all rounds and the Final Four. The organization says the venues will be able to have up to 25% capacity with physical distancing. The NCAA says the capacity includes players, coaches,…

Clinton Central Swimmers Capture Hoosier Heartland Titles

Both the Clinton Central boys’ and girls’ swimming teams captured championships in the Hoosier Heartland Conference meet held Feb. 10 at Michigantown. The boys scored 135 points to win the title. Delphi was second at 72, followed by Eastern at 70 and Carroll with 25. The girls took the title with 119 points. Eastern placed…