The Sideline – April 16

Dragons up to 5th in 4A softball poll

The Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association softball poll.

Class 4A

1. Penn, 2. Crown Point, 3. Center Grove, 4. Lake Central, 5. New Palestine, 6. Portage, 7. Hamilton Southeastern, 8. Bloomington South, 9. Harrison West Lafayette, 10. Decatur Central. Of note: Greenfield-Central, Shelbyville and New Castle of the Hoosier Heritage Conference also received votes.

Class 3A

1. Leo, 2. Lebanon, 3. Gibson Southern, 4. Yorktown, 5. Greensburg, 6. Rochester, 7. Boonville, 8. Hanover Central, 9. Vincennes Lincoln, 10. Norwell. Of note: No. 4 Yorktown is scheduled to visit 4A No. 5 New Palestine on Tuesday.

Class 2A

1. South Spencer, 2. Evansville Mater Dei, 3. Henryville, 4. Ham-mond Bishop Noll, 5. Providence, 6. Eastside, 7. Elwood, 8. Scecina, 9. Lakewood Park Christian, 10. Southmont.

Class A

1. North Daviess, 2. North Miami, 3. Clay City, 4. Rising Sun, 5. Tecumseh, 6. Carroll, 7. Indianapolis Lutheran, 8. Triton, 9. Covington, 10. West Washington.


Run to Remember honors lost lives

The Third annual Run to Remember will be May 9 at Greenfield-Central High School.

Cost is $25 for adults, $15 for students. Packet pick ups and registration is 7:30 a.m. race day, with the race beginning at 9 a.m.

A Run to Remember was conceived by the families of Zach Lett, Todd Lewis and Benjamin Culver, three young men whose lives were cut short. All race proceeds are equally divided between the Greenfield-Central High School track and field program and the memorial scholarships of Zach Lett, Todd Lewis and Benjamin Culver.

Register online at


Cheerleading camp offered by Cougars

The Greenfield-Central High School cheerleading program will host a mini-camp from June 1 to 3 at the Greenfield-Central Fieldhouse.

The camp is open to participants that are incoming kindergarten through Grade 6. Registration begins at 3:30 p.m., and the camp will run from 4 to 6 p.m. A performance for family and friends will conclude the camp at 5:30 p.m. June 3.

Cost is $50; register by May 15 to receive a free T-shirt and bow.

For more information, contact Greenfield-Central cheer coach Laken Peal at


Prep calendar


Baseball: Centerville at Eastern Hancock, 5:30 p.m.

Softball: New Palestine at Hamilton Southeastern, 5:30 p.m.

Golf: Knightstown at New Palestine, 4:30 p.m.; Tri at Eastern Hancock, 5 p.m.

Tennis: New Palestine at Rushville, 4:45 p.m.; Shelbyville at Mt. Vernon, 5 p.m.; Eastern Hancock at Richmond, 5 p.m.

Track and field: New Palestine at Rushville, 5 p.m.; Eastern Hancock, Shelbyville at Triton Central, 5:30 p.m.


Baseball: Mt. Vernon at Greenfield-Central (DH), 5:30 p.m.

Softball: Mt. Vernon at Hamilton Southeastern, 5:30 p.m.; Connersville at Greenfield-Central, 7 p.m.

Golf: Eastern Hancock at New Castle, 4:30 p.m.

Tennis: Franklin Central at New Palestine, 4:30 p.m.; Triton Central at Eastern Hancock, 5 p.m.

Track and field: Greenfield-Central at Decatur Central, 5:30 p.m.; Greenfield-Central at Warren Central Thrower’s Showcase, 7 p.m.


Baseball: New Palestine at New Castle (DH), 10 a.m.; Knightstown at Eastern Hancock, 10 a.m.

Softball: New Palestine at New Palestine Tournament, 10 a.m.; Greenfield-Central at Beech Grove (DH), 10 a.m.; Tri at Eastern Hancock, 1 p.m.

Golf: New Palestine, Mt. Vernon at Center Grove, 1; Greenfield-Central at Danville, 8:30 a.m.

Tennis: New Palestine, Mt. Vernon at Mt. Vernon Invitational, 9 a.m.

Track and field: New Palestine, Midwest Prep at Lawrence Central, 11 a.m.; Eastern Hancock at Small School Invite at Randolph Southern, 10 a.m.; Mt. Vernon at Terre Haute Invite, 10 a.m.