Shiners News · Rising Sun Cancer Game vs. Switzerland County is November 22nd at RSHS

The Rising Sun Lady Shiners and Switzerland County Lady Pacers are coming to together to fight cancer on November 22nd at 6:00 pm at Rising Sun High School in a junior varsity and varsity basketball game.

T-shirts are available to order online at When ordering you will select your home school and coaches or players will distribute them to you prior to the game.

Both teams will also be selling In Memory of or In Celebration of cutouts for $1.00 that will be displayed in the gym. These will be sold at the game. You can also find a player or coach to purchase one ahead of time, if you cannot make it to the game but want to honor someone.

Proceeds from this game will be donated to the Denny Carrigan Scholarship Fund and to the family of Alana Stegemiller, a 6th grade student at Rising Sun Middle School.

Denny Carrigan was a coach and teacher at Rising Sun Ohio County School Corporation for 26 1/2 years. He was diagnosed with Colon-Rectal Cancer in January of 2015 and passed away in May of 2017. Denny impacted the lives of many students and athletes.

Alana is a sixth grade student at Rising Sun Middle School who was Coach Friend’s fourth grade student. Alana has a brain tumor and has been recently diagnosed with Moyamoya Disease. She is a sweet, loving girl who always has a smile for everyone.

Thank you for your support.