The Sideline – May 30

Cougars schedule summer football camp

The Greenfield-Central football camp for players in incoming Grades 7 and 8 will be July 6 through 9 at the Greenfield-Central High School practice fields.

Cost is $40, includes T-shirt. Camp will run from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

Registration is due June 22.

For more information, contact Greenfield-Central varsity head coach Roger Dodson at or at 317-828-9348.


Mt. Vernon golfers top Frankton, Daleville

The Mt. Vernon boys golf team swept a thee-way match, finishing with a 159, ahead of Frankton (173) and Daleville (176).

The Marauders’ Oliver Mast and Will Dant were co-medalists with 38s. Jack Harker added a 41 and Jacob Ault carded a 42 to complete the Mt. Vernon scoring.

The Marauders improved to 10-5.


New Palestine girls set basketball camps

The New Palestine High School girls basketball program invites all young women in Grades 1 to 7 who are interested in playing basketball to attend summer camps June 8 to 11 at Sugar Creek Elementary.

The camp will be run by the varsity coaching staff with help from current and former players. Grades 1 to 3 will attend from 9 to 10:15 a.m. and Grades 4 to 7 from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

For more information, contact varsity head coach Brian Kehrt at or at 317-861-4417, ext. 228.


New Palestine wins Ironman Challenge

The New Palestine football team recently conducted its second annual Ironman Challenge weightlifting competition. The Dragons won the team championship for the second straight year with 510 total points, ahead of Richmond (341), Seymour (266) and Rushville (224).

Each school choose two participants to lift in each of the nine different weight classes. Each participant performed bench press, squat and clean during the session.

Of the nine weight classes, New Palestine had six individual champions: Jordan Shanahan (165), Nick Brickens (185), Solomon Fair (200), Michael Woodall (230), David Judy (265) and Andrew Yazel (heavyweight).


Registration open for Marauders camps

Mt. Vernon High School will host several sport camps during the summer break.

Registration forms can be found at under Marauder HQ tab. All grades are as of fall 2015.

Boys basketball

All camps June 8 to 12 at high school main gym.

Kindergarten to Grade 2: 9 to 10:30 a.m.

Grades 3 to 5: 10:30 a.m. to noon

Grades 6 to 8: 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Cost: $50, $30 for additional camper in family

Register by: June 8

Contact: Travis Daugherty,

Girls basketball

All camps June 1 to 4 at high school main gym.

Grades 3 to 5: 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Grades 6 to 8: 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Cost: $50, $30 for additional camper in family

Register by: June 1

Contact: Steve Doud,

Volleyball (boys and girls)

All camps July 6 to 9 at high school auxiliary gym

Grades 2 to 5 (beginner): 9 to 10:30 a.m.

Grades 5 to 8 (advanced): Noon to 2 p.m.

Cost: $35 to $55

Register by: July 6

Contact: Eric Bulmahn,

Youth soccer (boys and girls)

Camp is July 6 to 10 at high school soccer complex

Grades 1 to 9: 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Cost: $50

Contact: Steve Williams,

Youth football

All camps July 20 to 23 at high school football fields

Grades 1 to 2: 5 to 5:45 p.m.

Grades 3 to 8: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $25

Register by: July 20

Contact: Doug Armstrong,


Prep calendar


Golf: New Palestine, Greenfield-Central, Mt. Vernon, Eastern Hancock at Hancock County Tournament at Arrowhead Golf Course, 11 a.m.


Golf: Fishers, Richmond at Greenfield-Central, 4; Eastern Hancock at Shelbyville Invite, 8 a.m.