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JH Baseball Falls, 11-10

The JH baseball team lost to Jay County last night, 11-10. Mason Merkel went 3-3 scoring two runs to lead the offense. Landon Rogers added two hits and scored two runs. Kaleb Patrick added a hit. Eli Martin pitched three innings allowing four runs, of which two were earned, on two hits. He added a

Looking for a Certified Athletic Trainer

If anyone knows of anyone who is a licensed certified athletic trainer, please have them contact athletic director Tony Uggen at This can be a recent college graduate. “There is a company expanding to the area that is willing to pay for a certified trainer to cover Blackford if we can find someone,” shared

***High School Athletes*** – Pages 2 & 4 of Physicals Must be Returned

An update on physicals. It was recently discovered that the questions asked on page 4 of the IHSAA Physical Evaluation Form are NOT covered on Final Forms as we thought was the case. And we learned that the IHSAA will not even allow Final Forms to add that page to their site for parents to

Position Openings at BCS

Posted on: 6/12/2019 Deadline to apply: Until position is filled Position: Assistant Superintendent For Business & Operations Location: Central Office Contact: Mr. Chad Yencer, Superintendent Phone: 765-348-7550 Requirements: Administrative License, Ed.S. Preferred Salary: Based on Master Contract Posted on: 6/12/2019 Deadline to apply: Until position is filled Position: Literacy Coach Location: Northside Elementary Contact: Dr.

Walks, Hit Batters, and Errors Doom JH Baseball Bruins

The BJHS Baseball team lost to Oak Hill 17-7. Oak Hill jumped out to an early 6-1 lead much in part to the Bruins pitchers inability to throw strikes. That continued until the Golden Eagles had built a 11-2 lead in the 4th. The Bruins would rally, thanks to a 2-out Oak Hill error in

JH Baseball Falls to Wes-Del

The BJHS Baseball team lost to Wes-Del, 13-5. Mason Merkel and Ethan Morris had two hits apiece to lead the offense. Derrick Elliott, Evan Charnley, Nate Lemle, and Landon Rogers each added a hit. Brayden Teer pitched three innings allowing three runs on two hits. He struck out two. Eli Martin pitched an inning allowing

Baseball Opportunities in June Set for Ages 8-12

Bruin head baseball coach Tony Uggen will be holding six opportunities for baseball players ages 8-12 at the BYB Field. These will take place from 3:45-5pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays the next three weeks that include June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 & 27. “It’s a chance for me to see the kids down at

JH Baseball Falls to Selma, 10-0

The Blackford JH Baseball team lost to Selma 10-0. The JH team was no hit by the Selma pitchers. The only two base runners in the game came in the last inning when Mason Merkel and Nate Lemle walked. Gavin Collett pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up 5 runs on no hits to take