The Sideline – June 8

Alumni games upcoming for Eastern Hancock

The Eastern Hancock boys basketball summer alumni games between today’s stars and yesteryear’s standouts will take place Friday.

The friendly competition will be conducted inside the Eastern Hancock High School gym. The junior varsity will play the Eastern Hancock Oldtimers at 6 p.m. The Eastern Hancock varsity players will go head-to-head against the Recent Alumni (2014-16) at 7 p.m. The Blue White Alumni Game (2000-13) will start at 8 p.m.

The games will follow IHSAA rules, a 20-minute running clock (except last minute of halves), a two-minute first period overtime (clock stops last minute) and a sudden-death second period overtime.

The cost is $5 for spectators.

Oldtimers: Chris Zelinga, Jared Roberts, PJ Robbins, Blake Turner, Jobie Whitaker, Mike Kidwell, Ryan Ramsey, Jason Koch, Doug Applegate

Recent Alum: Caleb Wallen, Dustin Davidson, Garrett Hancock, Derrik Noel, Austin Lacy, Tom Barton, Ryan Speas, Cole Fout, Cole Allen

Blue Team: Josh Levering, Victor Vincz, Steven Stunda, Evan Roberts, Grant Applegate, Doug Covey, Jordan Wilson

White Team: Caleb Kennedy, Shane McCormick, Zach Kissick, Josh Limpus, John Schildmier, Brett Bragdon, Steven Huber


New Pal conducting volleyball seminar

The New Palestine volleyball program is running a summer camp from June 20 to 23. The camp will be inside the New Palestine High School auxiliary gymnasium.

For campers entering grades first through fourth, practice runs from 1 to 2 p.m. For students in fifth through eighth grades, the camp takes place from 2:15 to 3:30 p.m.

The deadline to register is Saturday.

Information: Kelli Whitaker,


Dragons plan wrestling instructional sessions

The New Palestine wrestling team’s summer camp begins June 20. The three-day instructional event will be conducted inside the New Palestine High School wrestling room.

For those currently in first through fourth grades, practice sessions will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. For those campers in fifth through eighth grade, the sessions will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

The deadline to register is June 15.



Greenfield soccer club to host 4-day camp

The Greenfield Area Soccer Club is celebrating eight years of soccer camp with a four-day event, beginning June 13.

The camp runs from June 13 to 16 at Brandywine Park at 900 East Davis Road in Greenfield.

Players ages 5 to 14 can participate. The camp is scheduled to go from 6 to 7:30 p.m. each day. The cost is $50 per person with a $10 late fee assessed after June 1.

Registration is available online at


Sign up for 3-on-3 hoops tournament

The New Pal Classic, a 3-on-3 basketball tournament sponsored by Skyline Hoops, will be June 25 at New Palestine High School.

There is a $100 entry fee with a portion of the proceeds going to New Palestine Dragons basketball.

The doors open at noon. Play will begin at 1 p.m. Those interested in competing can preregister at