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Bruins Rally, But Come Up Short

The Bruins (2-5) fell to Shenandoah 7-4. Shenandoah built a 4-0 lead heading to the bottom of the 6th before the Bruins rallied for 4 to tie the game. Brandon Barkdull led off the inning with a walk. Blaine Riddle followed with a soft line drive to left. One out later, Jake Wells walked to load

JV Softball Gets Past Southern Wells

The bats were busy on Monday and, when the dust cleared, the Lady Bruins JV softball team got a 20-10 win over Southern Wells in six innings. The Bruins used a 12 run first to put the game away early. Lauriah Lytle had a 2 RBI single. Jaci Rogers and Alex Whittig added RBI doubles in the

IHSAA Tip of the Week (April 18)

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (4-18-16) “Promoting education based athletics in Indiana” All teachers and coaches use the expression “no excuses” from time to time. Have you made excuses for not playing well or making a poor grade in the classroom? It’s easy to place blame on others to cover-up your own deficiencies. However,

Bruin Track Competes at Oak Hill Invite

The Bruin track team competed at the Oak Hill Invitational on Saturday in a combined score meet. The Bruins finished 8th of 8 teams. Team Results: 1. Oak Hill – 135 2. Bellmont – 121 3. Adams Central – 89 4. LaVille – 73 5. Rochester – 68 6. Knox – 47 7. Culver Military

All Teams Schedule: Week of April 18 – April 24

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Blackford High School, April 18 – April 24 MONDAY April 18, 2016 5:00 PM Girls Junior Varsity Softball @ Southern Wells High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY April 19, 2016 4:30 PM Boys Varsity GolfMonroe Central @ Blackford SCHEDULE 4:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity GolfMonroe Central @ Blackford SCHEDULE

Golfers Compete at Twin Lakes

The Bruin golf team traveled to Monticello yesterday for the Twin Lakes Invitational at Tippecanoe Country Club. The competition was tough with 5th ranked Harrison winning the invitational with an impressive 308 for the match. The Bruins held their own finishing an 7th out of 17 teams. Low score for the Bruins was Zach Willmann with

Varsity Softball Splits at Homestead

Alex Whittig both hit and pitched well for Blackford Bruins Varsity, but it wasn’t enough as the varsity softball team fell to Homestead 2-1 in game 1 at Homestead on Saturday. Whittig paced the Bruins at the plate. Whittig went 1-3 and drove in one. She doubled in the fourth inning. Whittig had an impressive outing against Homestead ‘s

Golfers Defeat M-G on Friday

The Bruins got their 1st win of the season by defeating Madison-Grant on Friday night 181-217. Evan Jones posted the best round with a 41, adding excitement to the match from 200 yards out Evan Jones hit his second shot on hole #7 landed it inches away from the hole nearly hitting a double eagle.

Tennis Comes Up Just Short

The Lady Bruin tennis team came up just short to Blue River, 2-3. Tori Baker and the 2 doubles team of Nancy Cole and Brianna Phillips picked up their first wins of the young season, but it still wasn’t enough for the Bruins. Tori Baker started off really well winning the first set but then got

JV Softball Roughed Up By Panthers

The JV softball team wound up on the wrong side of a 17-0 score on Friday, tasting defeat at the hands of Elwood. The Panthers scored early and often to gain control of this one. Lauriah Lytle did a great job hanging in there through some tough innings pitching tonight. She allowed 11 earned runs, walked