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Baseball Captures Sectional Title

Although the Shiner baseball team entered Sectional #60 ranked #5 in class 1A, they were not the favorite to win the Sectional. That honor fell to #3 ranked Hauser. In Saturday’s opening round games (originally scheduled for Wednesday, but postponed due to weather), Rising Sun and Hauser both took care of business as expected. The […]

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Shiners Claim Boys ORVC All-Sports Title

The Rising Sun boys went into the Spring sports season trailing Southwestern by 5 points in the ORVC All-Sports standings, but the Shiners were able to better the Rebels by 1 place (2 points) in each of the 3 ORVC Spring sports. The Shiners finished 4th in boys track to Southwestern’s 5th place finish. In […]

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Rising Sun Mourns the Loss of Legendary Coach, Mentor and Friend

Longtime cross country, basketball, and track coach Denny Carrigan lost his long battle with cancer early Wednesday morning. Tributes have flooded social media since Denny’s passing. Not only was he a tremendous coach, but more importantly, he was an excellent science teacher at Ohio County Middle School where he taught for 26 plus years. Mr. […]

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Golfers Make It 5 In a Row

The Shiner golfers continued what has become the norm for Rising Sun golf – win the ORVC. The team’s 338 at the Links at Rising Star Golf Course was 15 shots better than 2nd place Southwestern’s 353 in a meet that required a Monday finish after play was suspended on Saturday due to bad weather. […]

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Golfers Win Tri-Match

The Shiner golfers hosted Oldenburg and Milan yesterday evening at The Links at Rising Star. Rising Sun won the match with a 172. Oldenburg shot a 176 and Milan shot a 212. Brent Turner took medalist honors with a 39 on the par 34 front nine. Other Shiner scores were Sam Markland 43, Angelo Gallegos […]

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Former Shiner Named Conference Player of the Year

2015 Rising Sun High School graduate and current Thomas More College sophomore Alix DeDreu was named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Softball Player of the Year. DeDreu led the Saints to an 18-0 conference record and PAC Tournament title. The Saints will now play in the NCAA Division III Softball Tournament. The team will open up […]

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April Proves to be Big Month for Shiner Athletics!

Thanks to all of your support, Rising Sun High School’s Shiner Athletics website had over 14,000 views in the month of April. The 14,270 views is a new record for the Shiner Athletics page and placed Rising Sun 31st out of 169 Indiana high schools that use Varsity News Network. For schools identified as small […]

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Shiner Baseball Squad to Open Sectional Play Against the Host

The IHSAA conducted the tournament draw for the 51st annual Indiana High School Baseball Tournament last Friday as the event was webcasted on The #9 ranked Shiners will play the host Shawe Hilltoppers in game 1 of sectional #60 action on Wednesday, May 24th. Game time will be announced later. Game 2 will feature […]

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2017-18 Sectional Alignments Released For Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball and Football

The IHSAA released the Sectional alignments for six sports (boys and girls soccer, volleyball, boys and girls basketball, and football) yesterday at their executive meeting for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons. Baseball and softball alignments will be released this summer after the completion of the Spring sports season. For Rising Sun, the volleyball sectional will […]

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Softball Sectional #60 Pairings Announced – Rising Sun to Host Again

The 33rd annual IHSAA Softball Tournament Series got started a bit earlier than normal this year as the Sectional pairings were announced this past Friday. That is two weeks earlier than when the draw was held last year. Rising Sun will once again serve as the host for Sectional #60, which will be a 6 […]

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    Doubleheader wins! Rising Sun's SOC teams over Trinity Lutheran Girls win 2-1& Boys win 5-2 #GoShiners @orvcsports

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