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Three Shiner Baseball Players Named All-State

Following the conclusion of the high school baseball season in June, three Rising Sun baseball players were named to the Class 1A All State Team. Seniors Derrick Eldridge, first base, and Bryant Housemyer, outfield, were named 1st Team All State in Class A. Junior pitcher, Brent Turner was named honorable mention Class 1A All State. […]

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Ohio County Health Department to Provide One More Opportunity for Physicals

Shiner middle school and high school athletes will have one more opportunity to get an athletic physical thanks to the Ohio County Health Department. The Health Department will be open for sports physicals next Monday, July 17th from 5 PM to 8 PM for any Rising Sun student entering grades 6 through 12. More information […]

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2017 Alumni Game to Include Women’s Game

Last year’s inaugural Rising Sun Alumni Basketball Game was such a success that a second Alumni game has been scheduled this year on Saturday, August 12th. This year’s event will include a Lady Shiner game for the first time. The girls game will be at 4:00 PM followed by the boys game at 6:00 PM. […]

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Banquet Puts Official End to 2016-17 Sports Year

The Rising Sun High School Athletic Department recognized all teams, players and coaches last night at the school’s annual year end sports banquet. The 2016-17 year was highlighted by the baseball team’s Sectional Championship and ORVC titles won by boys and girls soccer and boys golf. The Shiners also won the ORVC Boys All-Sports trophy. […]

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Golfers Finish 7th at Sectional

Monday’s Sectional at Sunrise Golf Course in Madison proved to be a tough day for the Shiner golfers. The team was seeded 2nd behind Madison, but trouble found Shiner golfers off the tee and missed putts added up. Madison won their 7th straight Sectional title with a team score of 305. Jennings County and Henryville […]

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Schedule Change for Saturday’s Baseball Regional

The Shiner baseball squad was originally scheduled to play the first game of Saturday’s Morristown Baseball Regional at 11:00 AM. Due to graduation at one of the other participating Regional schools, game times have been changed. Game 2 between Indianapolis Lutheran and Edinburgh will now be played at 10:00 AM. That game will be followed […]

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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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