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JH Football Drops Season Finale

The Junior High football teams combined to played Eastbrook in their last game of the season. Due to low numbers, the Bruins weren’t able to field a full 7th grade squad so the teams played together for the first time all season. The Bruins came up on the short end 32-0.   Bryce Berry led

My Reason Why (IHSAA)

The Indiana High School Athletic Association in partnership with the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) wish to announce an important campaign about the values of high school sports for our students.  To frame this discussion, the following is offered as context and perspective: The IHSAA believes that participation in high school sports

IHSAA Tip of the Week (Oct 17)

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (10-17-16) “Promoting education based athletics in Indiana” What inspires you to become a better student-athlete? Is it something one of your coaches said? Is it something you read or saw quoted somewhere? Is it a game you saw on television or attended in person? Was it an older athlete

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 17 – October 23

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Blackford High School, October 17 – October 23 MONDAY October 17, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY October 18, 2016 6:00 PM Girls Varsity Volleyball @ Sectional SCHEDULE 6:00 PM Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball @ Sectional SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY October 19, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY October 20, 2016

VB Falls In Regular Season Finale

The Lady Bruin volleyball team, on Senior Night, hosted Southern Wells in the regular season finale last night. Though the Bruins had no seniors on their roster (one senior manager, Tommy Simmons), the Bruins played like it was the final game of their high school careers. The JV got off to a slow start against

JV Volleyball to Play in Marion Invite

The Marion Invite has been added to the JV volleyball schedule for Saturday, October 15. One of the schools invited did not have a JV so the Lady Bruins are filling in for them. Here is the schedule for the event…. 10:00am, Blackford vs. Maconaquah (JV) 12:30pm, Marion vs. Blackford (JV) 03:00pm, Blackford vs. Shenandoah

Blackford Wrestling Clinic

   Date: Saturday, October 29 Location: BHS Main Gym Cost: $10 For: Grades 6-12   

Registration: 10:00-11:00am Session #1: 11:00am-1:00pm Lunch break: 1:00-2:00pm (on your own) Session #2: 2:00-4:00pm   The clinic will be held on 2 large mats in our main gym area. The locker room and showers will be available

JH Football Falls to Elwood

The JH football teams hosted Elwood last night and both teams were defeated. The 8th graders dropped their game 28-6. The 7th graders lost 24-6.  Matt Deavers led the 8th graders with 78 yards rushing. Bryce Berry and Conner Gulley added 37 and 31 yards respectively. Cam Banter threw a 13 yard TD pass to

CC Regional Info

The schedule for Saturday’s Cross Country Regional has been released. Good luck to the four Bruins participating as individuals: Andrew Thurman, Falynne Reed, Jamie Twibell, and Natalie Thurman! 9:00 AM Course is open for teams to arrive. 10:00 AM  Coaches Meeting at the timing building 10:20 AM  Girls Report to the Starting Line 10:25 AM

Thompson & Reynard Earn All-CIC Honorable Mention Honors

Seniors Scott Thompson and Kerigan Reynard earned All-CIC Honorable Mention Honors last night. Thompson played #1 singles for the past two years for the Bruins. Reynard made the transition from #1 doubles to #2 singles in ’16. Both helped lead the Bruins to 7 wins this season which was 5 more than the combined total