The Sideline – August 14

Young leads Royals girls golf team in 3-way meet

Eastern Hancock’s Alexis Young paced the Royals on Monday in their three-way meet with Knightstown and Blue River Valley.

The junior fired a 61 at Royal Hylands Golf Course as Eastern Hancock turned in a team score of 255.

Knightstown won the event with a combined score of 227. Blue River Valley tallied a 244 to take second overall.

Senior Logan O’Neal was second-best for the Royals with a 63. Her classmate Kensie Watson contributed a 65, while senior Emma Lewis finished with a 66.

Eastern Hancock’s next match was Thursday against Mt. Vernon at Old Oakland.


Mt. Vernon all-sport passes now available

The start of a new athletic season for the 2015-16 school year has begun, and Mt. Vernon High School has year-round All-Sport Passes available.

The All-Sport Passes are good for admission into any regular-season high school athletic game/contest for the 2015-16 school year, excluding any tournaments.

MVHS attendees can save money by purchasing a MVHS All-Sport Pass in the Athletic Office at the following rates:

Senior Citizen All-Sport Pass: $45

Student All-Sport Pass: $65

Adult All-Sport Pass: $85

Family Pass (for anyone living under the same roof): $225


Little Cougar basketball registration now open

Registration is open for the Greenfield-Central Little Cougars Girls Basketball League.

The feeder league for girls from kindergarten through sixth grade runs from late August through the first week of October. The deadline to register is Aug. 25, with practices and games set to begin the week of Aug. 31.

Cost to join the league is $40 per player. Checks must be made payable to Greenfield Girls Basketball. Registration forms can be obtained through Greenfield-Central High School girls basketball coach Doug Laker at 317-448-0853.

The completed forms should be mailed, Attn. Doug Laker, 810 N. Broadway, Greenfield, IN 46140.

For those interested in being a coach, contact Laker.

Player physicals are recommended but not required.


Prep sports calendar



Centerville at Eastern Hancock (scrimmage), 7 p.m.

Scenia Memorial at New Palestine (scrimmage), 7:30 p.m.

Mooresville at Greenfield-Central (scrimmage), 7 p.m.

Mt. Vernon at Speedway (scrimmage), 7 p.m.


Boys soccer

Zionsville at Mt. Vernon (scrimmage), 6 p.m.

New Palestine at Heritage Christian (scrimmage), 7:30 p.m.

Girls soccer

New Palestine at Heritage Christian (scrimmage), 6 p.m.

Girls golf

Greenfield-Central at New Palestine Invitational (Hawk’s Tail), 1 p.m.


Boys soccer

Richmond at Mt. Vernon, 7 p.m.

Girls soccer

Perry Meridian at New Palestine, 5:30 p.m.

Warren Central at Greenfield-Central, 5:30 p.m.


New Palestine at Connersville, 5:30 p.m.

Girls cross-country

Eastern Hancock, Greenfield-Central at Triton Central Early Bird Invitational (Blue River Park), 5:30 p.m.

Boys cross-country

Brownsburg, Fishers at Mt. Vernon, 5:30 p.m.

Girls golf

New Palestine, Whiteland at Knightstown, 4 p.m.

Greenfield-Central, Eastern Hancock, Beech Grove (Horseshoe Bend), 5 p.m.

Boys tennis

Shenandoah at Mt. Vernon, 4:30 p.m.


Boys Soccer

Guerin Catholic at New Palestine, 5:30 p.m.

New Castle at Greenfield-Central, 7 p.m.

Girls Soccer

Mt. Vernon at Southport, 7:30 p.m.


Mt. Vernon at Hamilton Heights, 6 p.m.

Eastern Hancock at Morristown, 6 p.m.

Cross country

New Palestine Invitational, 5 p.m.

Girls golf

New Palestine at Noblesville, 4 p.m.

Mt. Vernon, Rushville at Shelbyville, 4:30 p.m.

Boys tennis

Southwestern at Eastern Hancock, 5 p.m.

Whiteland at New Palestine, 4:30 p.m.

Scecina Memorial at Greenfield-Central, 5:30 p.m.