The Sideline – August 18

Hancock Boys & Girls Club hosting fundraiser event

The Boys and Girls Clubs of Hancock County is hosting the Inaugural Racing for Kids at New Castle Motorsports Park on Aug. 26.

There will 60 drivers from 15 area businesses participating in the event from 5 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to attend, and admission is free.

The team entrants are: Greenfield Banking, Dellen, Inskeep Ford, Kemper CPA, Dave Sego Builders, Dr Pepper, Farm Bureau Insurance, Ro’s Bar and Grill, Miller Eads Electric, Service Master, Racing for Kids team, Gray Auto, Brand and Morelock, and the Daily Reporter.

Wayne Addison will emcee the event.



Cougar Value Cards are now available

The Greenfield-Central High School athletics department has Cougar Value Cards available for purchase.

The cards cost $10, with all proceeds going to benefit Greenfield-Central High School athletics. The values associated with the card run until Sept. 1, 2016.

Fall athletes and the athletics office are selling the cards.

The merchant list and discounts:

nThat Fun Place: Buy one attraction get one free

nThe Mug: $5 off a purchase of $35 or more

nArby’s: Free classic roast beef with classic roast beef purchase (limit one)

nPapa Murphy’s: $3 off any regular-price signature pizza

nYe Olde Head Shoppe Salon & Spa: 10 percent off all regular-priced products

nMcCleerey’s Sporting Goods: 15 percent off shoes & 20 percent off apparel

nOrange Leaf: $2 off $10 purchase

nTwo Sisters Cakery: Buy four cupcakes, get two free

nMontana Mike’s: Free appetizer with $30 purchase

nChicago’s Pizza: $3 off purchase of large pizza at regular price

nExpress Car Wash: $2 off a works car wash all day Monday through Friday

nValvoline Express: $12 off a full service oil change

nApplebee’s: 10 percent off up to $5 maximum discount

nWorland Cleaners: 15 percent off all dry cleaning (specialties not included)

nStrike Force Lanes: Bowl two games, get one free (Sunday through Thursday – shoes not included)

nPapa John’s: Buy any item at regular menu price, get one side item free

nMcDonald’s: Buy one large sandwich, get one free (excludes $1 menu)

nGreenfield Chocolates: Rotating monthly specials for card holders

nWhite Castle: Buy three white castles, get three free

nFirehouse Subs: Free medium drink & chips with purchase of any sub


Prep sports calendar


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.


New Palestine Invitational, 5 p.m.

Girls golf

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

Boys tennis

Southwestern at Eastern Hancock, 5 p.m.

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

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


Boys soccer

Mt. Vernon at Sheridan, 7 p.m

Girls soccer

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


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

Westfield at Greenfield-Central, 6 p.m.

Girls golf

Beech Grove at New Palestine (Hawk’s Tail), 5 p.m.

New Castle at Greenfield-Central (Hawk’s Tail), 4:30 p.m.

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

Boys tennis

Bishop Chatard at Mt. Vernon, 4:30 p.m.


Boys soccer

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

Girls golf

Triton Central at Eastern Hancock (Royal Hylands), 5 p.m.


Eastern Hancock at Cambridge City Lincoln, 6 p.m.

Mt. Vernon at Lawrence North, 5:30 p.m.

Boys tennis

Greenfield-Central at Cardinal Ritter (Riverside Park), 5:30 p.m.

Yorktown at New Palestine, 5 p.m.



Indianapolis Shortridge at Greenfield-Central, 7:30 p.m.

New Palestine at Lawrenceburg, 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton Heights at Mt. Vernon, 7 p.m.

Eastern Hancock at Northeastern, 7 p.m.