AURORA - South Dearborn Football Boosters will feature Cincinnati Reds Hall of Famer Tom (Mr. Perfect) Browning at their inaugural sports social Saturday, March 9, at Dearborn Country Club.
East Central's Trevor Becker (44, shooting) and Luke Collinsworth (52) combined for 56 points and 19 rebounds as the Trojans erupted from a 38-37 halftime deficit to defeat South Dearborn 93-67 Wednesday night. (Sandy Mahoney)
EC's Trevor Becker (with ball) fell hard on a drive to the basket, appearing to suffer a serious injury, just before halftime in the Trojans' 93-67 win over South Dearborn Wednesday. Becker opened the second half with a game-changing dunk and went on to score 16 of his total 27 points in the final two quarters. (Sandy Mahoney)
ST. LEON - East Central basketball's Trevor Becker put a scare into the crowd in the St. Leon gym Wednesday night.
East Central High School wrestlers, led by 5 weight class champions, captured their first Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference championship since 2012 - and the school's 11th in history - 251-241.5 over runner-up Lawrenceburg and the 8-team league in the weather-delayed EIAC meet Tuesday night, Jan. 15, on the home mat. EC's individual champs included Tyler Schneider (113 pounds), Grant Stapleton (126), Adam Negangard (138), Andrew Roberts (152) and Kole Viel (182). South Dearborn sophomore Bryer Hall (24-0) a 2-time champion at 145 pounds, was named 2019 conference MVP. (Sue Story)
Certified Athletic Trainers from Highpoint Health, directed by Beacon Orthopedics, from the four River Town Classic schools were honored with the National Athletic Trainers' Association Safe Sports School Awards during the basketball tournament at South Dearborn High School Friday, Jan. 4. They are, from left: Jennifer Bostic (Highpoint Health athletic training coordinator); athletic trainers Abby Walters (South Dearborn), Clif Willoughby (Switzerland County), Josh Uhlmansiek (Rising Sun), and Brandie Goad (Lawrenceburg); and Dr. David Argo, Beacon Orthopedics medical director. The award recognizes secondary schools that provide safe environments for student athletes. The four high schools are staffed with Certified Athletic Trainers from Highpoint Health, directed by Beacon Orthopedics' Dr. Argo and Dr. Robert Rolf. (Mason J. Uhlmansiek)