Area Sports

Pitcher’s Pivot Foot Focus of New Baseball Rule Change

The elimination of the requirement for the entire pivot foot to be in contact with the pitcher’s plate is among the changes approved for the 2018-19 high school baseball season. This revision in Rule 6-1-3 was one of three changes recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Baseball Rules Committee and…

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Throw for the Out

THROW FOR THE OUT. Riverton Parke second baseman B.J. Hopton makes a throw to first base in the Panthers’ game at South Vermillion night. (photo submitted)

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Wright with the Pitch

WRIGHT WITH THE PITCH. Riverton Parke’s Arial Wright delivers a pitch in the Lady Panthers’ game against North Putnam. The Panthers split a pair of games winning 5-3 and losing 10-4. Riverton Parke will play at Fountain Central tonight (Wednesday, April 24).

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Bush to Play for Pomeroys

BUSH TO PLAY FOR POMEROYS. North Vermillion’s Keely Bush signed her letter of intent to play softball at Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods College recently. Pictured are: (front row, from left) mother Tiffany Bush; Keely Bush; grandparents Wayne and Mindy Bush; (back row) North Vermillion Athletic Director Martin Brown; SMWC Coach Mike Andrews; Assistant Coach Chana Brown; and Head…

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Foncannon to Play at Vincennes

HAZZARD HOMERS. Riverton Parke’s Derron Hazzard connects on a home run in the Junior High Panthers’ 15-14 win over Parke Heritage last Thursday night. The Panthers were scheduled to play at North Putnam last night (Tuesday, April 16) (photo submitted)

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THREE-RUN HOMER. Riverton Parke’s Logan Harrison blasts a three-run homer in the Panthers’ win against Seeger Saturday. (photo submitted)

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Schermann to Play for Pomeroys

SCHERMANN TO PLAY FOR POMEROYS. Riverton Parke Senior Mackenzie Schermann signs her letter of intent to attend St. Mary-of-the-Woods College and play softball next season. Pictured are: (seated, from left) Ann Delp-Myers, Schermann, Johnny Myers, (back row) St Marys’ Softball Coach Mike Andrew, Riverton Parke Head Coach Joe Cox, Riverton Parke assistant coach Chad Gordon,…

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Hartman Signs for the Grizzlies

HARTMAN SIGNS FOR GRIZZLIES. Parke Heritage senior Braden Hartman signed his letter of intent to continue his academic and athletic career at Franklin College Friday, April 5. He plans to be a member of the Franklin Grizzlies football team. On hand for his signing were his family members (front row, from left) Rosa Robbins, Braden…

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From the Mound

FROM THE MOUND. Riverton Parke’s Kaylee Irelan delivers a pitch in the Lady Panthers’ win at Fountain Central Tuesday night. (photo submitted)

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Delivering a No Hitter

DELIVERING A NO HITTER. Riverton Parke pitcher Triston Herrick threw a no hitter in the Panthers’ win at Fountain Central last Tuesday night. (photo submitted)  

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