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Hot Dogs Hang On For Non-Conference Win Over Satellites

Riley Goodnight rushed for 216 yards and a touchdown and quarterback Sam Michael threw for three touchdowns to lead Frankfort to a 34-31 non-conference road victory over South Central on Friday night. The victory improved the Hot Dogs to 3-2 on the season ahead of this Friday’s home game against Western Boone. Kickoff is set…

Rossville Runners Take Second in Class A at New Prairie Invite

Rossville placed four runners in the Top 20 Saturday at the New Prairie Invitational Class A cross country meet. The Hornets were led by a fourth-place overall finish from junior Preston Padgett. Sophomores Nick Shedron and Gabe Freeman were 10th and 19th respectively followed by freshman Charlie Thompson in 20th. The Rossville girls took seventh…

High School Sports Schedule September 21-26

Monday, September 21 FRANKFORT — Boys’ tennis vs. Delphi, 5 p.m. ROSSVILLE — Girls’ volleyball vs. Harrison, 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 22 FRANKFORT — Girls’ volleyball at Tipton, 7 p.m.; Boys’ soccer at West Lafayette, 5:30 p.m.; Boys’ tennis at Tipton, 5 p.m. CLINTON CENTRAL — Girls’ volleyball at North Montgomery, 7 p.m. CLINTON PRAIRIE…

High School Football Results Week 5

Sagamore Conference Friday’s Games Western Boone (2-3, 2-1) at Frankfort (3-2, 1-1), 7 p.m. Tri-West (3-2, 2-1) at Lebanon (0-2, 0-0), 7 p.m. Danville (3-0, 2-0) at Southmont (2-2, 1-2), 7 p.m. Crawfordsville (0-5, 0-3) at North Montgomery (4-1, 1-1), 7 p.m. Week 5 Results Frankfort 34, South Central 31 Western Boone 38, North Montgomery…

‘Inside the Huddle’ Airs Live Saturday Morning on WILO

WILO’s Saturday morning sports talk show “Inside the Huddle” rolls on live from 9-10 a.m. Saturday. The show is hosted by Ken Hartman and sponsored by State Farm Insurance Agents Susan Kaspar and Tony Theofanis. Here is the lineup for this week’s show: 9-9:30 —  Clinton Central Head Football Coach George Gilbert 9:30-9:45 — ESPN…

NCAA Approves Basketball Start, Fall Championships Move

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that the Division I Council of the Indianapolis-based NCAA has approved a November 25 start date for the 2020-2021 men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Additionally, the council approved proposals to move the 2020 fall sports championships to the spring of 2021. For men’s and women’s basketball, the NCAA says there…

Big Second Half Carries Hot Dogs Past Southmont 40-22

Frankfort scored 34 unanswered points in the second half to roll past Southmont 40-22 in a Sagamore Conference football game Friday night in Frankfort. With the tied 6-6 at half, the Hot Dogs, now 2-2, used an explosive offense in the second half and a defense that shut down the Mounties after giving up a…

Frankfort Volleyball Downs Lebanon in Three Games

The Frankfort High School girls’ volleyball team capped off a busy week with a 3-0 victory over Lebanon Thursday night. The serving of Tarah Martinez started each game off on the right path. She was 15 for 15 serving and had five aces. Leading the team in kills were Bella Colby and Maicee Sterrett with…

Rossville Boys Finish Fourth at Harrison XC Invitational

Both Frankfort and Rossville competed in the Harrison Cross Country Invitational for small schools on Saturday in Lafayette. Rossville finished fourth in the boys’ race and 11th in the girls, while Frankfort took sixth in the boys’ race and 13th in the girls. Boys’ Results Team Winner — Western 1:26:02 (Rossville was fourth at 1:32.31…

Hot Dogs Hammer Eastern in Boys’ Soccer Action

Rudy Garcia had a hat trick to help lead Frankfort to an 8-1 boys’ soccer victory over Eastern Thursday in Greentown. The Hot Dogs, now 5-2, built a 4-0 lead at halftime and cruised home for there. Other goals came from Gael Hernandez, Uziel Matias, Cristian Mejia, Avi Hernandez and Yobi Trenando. Next up for…