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Rising Sun Boys Basketball Players Honored – 2019 Boys IBCA Academic All-State

Nick Koons was selected to the 2019 IBCA Academic All-State – Boys First Team and Noah Pflum was chosen Boys Honorable Mention – 2019 IBCA Academic All-State. We want to congratulate Nick and Noah for all their hard work in the classroom and on the court. Thanks for your persistence and dedication. We are proud

Shiners lose by 1 to defending State Champs in Sectional Opener

It takes everything to win a sectional championship and that’s exactly what the Shiners gave in Tuesday’s Sectional 60 opener at Southwestern (Shelby).  The task at hand was to defeat the #8 ranked and defending State Champion Morristown Yellow Jackets in one of the first games played in the 109th IHSAA Basketball tournament. The Shiners

Shiner comeback falls short at Hauser

The Shiners defense didn’t show up until the 4th quarter Friday night at Hauser but when it did the Shiners came storming back from a 14 point deficit and closed to within 2 points late in the game but not get over the hump and lost 59-55.  Wesley Riders long ball shot from 3/4 court

Boys Sectional Tickets On Sale In the High School Office

Rising Sun boys basketball will start sectional play on Tuesday February 26th at 7:00 pm against Morristown. Season tickets can be purchased at the high school office or at the door for $10.00. Single session tickets will be on sale at the door Tuesday for $6.00. See below for the sectional schedule: Session 1- Tues.

Shiners battle…Lose to defending State Champs

In a mid week make up game the Varsity Shiners went to Morristown for a sectional preview of next Tuesday nights Sectional 60 opener versus the defending 1A State Champs.  The Shiners came out with energy and passion and stood toe to toe with the champs taking a 13-8 lead at the end of 1

Yellow Jackets sting JV Shiners in the 3rd quarter

The Shiners traveled to Morristown to take on the Yellow Jackets in a mid week make up game from January.  The Yellow Jackets JV had only lost 2 games on the season and the Shiners knew they had their work cut out for them.  The 1st quarter was tight with Morristown taking a 10-8 lead

Seniors have big night in Shiner win

It was the last home game for 5 seniors Friday night and they made it a memorable one with a 66-39 conference win over the South Ripley Raiders.  The Shiner defense was stifling as it seemed like they were playing with 6 guys on the floor all night.  The Shiners held the conference’s 2nd leading

Cutter makes big 3 as JV beats Raiders

The Shiner JV capped their home and conference season play off with a win Friday night beating South Ripley 36-13.  The Shiners defense was on full display as the y produced a lot of turnovers off of their 1-3-1 trap and full court press early.  The Shiners pitched  a shut out in the 2nd and

Shiners beat JCD/Host SR Friday

The Varsity Shiners beat JCD on Tuesday night in an ORVC mid week contest 58-48.  The Shiners defended the post well early, however JCD was able to keep contact with the Shiners by knocking down their 3’s.  The Shiners led 20 to 17 at halftime with 15 of the Eagles points coming from behind the

JV battles 1st Place JCD..lose in OT

It was a hard fought ORVC contest as the JV Shiners battled the 1st place Jac-Cen-Del Eagles until the bitter end.  The Eagles were undefeated in conference play and the Shiners were wanting hang an L on their unblemished record.  The Shiners came out in the 1st Quarter and matched JCD’s intensity on defense with