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Lady Bruins Fall to Starfires; JV Picks Up First Win

The Lady Bruins, despite their continued efforts, fell behind early 13-0 and never seemed to get into the flow of the game. The Starfires went on to win by a score of 59-28. Jaycie Sones had a great game with the first double double of the season for Blackford with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Lady Bruins Fall to Bluffton

The Lady Bruins travelled to Bluffton last night and had a good first half with strong defense. Trailing by 13 at the break, the Lady Tigers took control by outscoring the Bruins 31-12 the rest of the way. Grace Simmons led the Lady Bruins with 9 points, 3 rebounds, and 2 steals. Grace Marshall added

Freshman Girls Game on Saturday is Postponed

The freshmen girls basketball game scheduled for Saturday at 4:30pm has been postponed. The Bruins have had a couple of injuries of late and, due to just enough kids to play a 3-team schedule, will not have enough to safely play in one night tomorrow. The game will be re-scheduled for another night. Norwell also

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Football Bruins Make Changes to Record Book; All-CIC

The ’18 Football Bruins not only had a very successful campaign on the scoreboard, but set many records in the process. Here are those records that have been verified. Please note that the records compared to are those that have been passed on through the years. There is little doubt that there may be a

Fall Awards Program Set for Wednesday, Nov 14

The BHS Fall Awards Program will take place at BHS on Wednesday, November 14 at 6:30pm. The program will begin in Bruin Gym for some initial words and presentations of major awards by coaches. Break out sessions by team will follow so that coaches can speak further about their seasons and hand out minor awards.

Lady Bruins fall on the road at Maconaquah

Blackford went on the road for the first time Tuesday night  and dropped a 66-31 decision to Maconaquah. The Braves jumped out to an 8-0 early, but the Lady Bruins rallied to cut the lead to 21-16 after 1. Coach Mitch Waters noted, “We were within 5 points with 5 minutes to go in the

Position Openings at Northside Elementary

Posted on: 11/7/2018 Position: 6th Grade Girls Basketball Coach School: Northside Elementary Contact: Dr. Kevin Biddle, Principal Requirements: HS Diploma/GED/or Equivalent Salary: Based on Master Contract Deadline to Apply: Until position is filled Posted on: 11/7/2018 Position: 6th Grade Boys Basketball Coach School: Northside Elementary Contact: Dr. Kevin Biddle, Principal Requirements: HS Diploma/GED/or Equivalent Salary:

Eastern Swim Meet Moved to December 13

Due to a scheduling conflict at Eastern, the Eastern girls swim meet on November 15 has now been rescheduled as a co-ed meet at Blackford on Thursday, December 13. It will stay a 5:30pm start.

Follow Up to “99% Good, 1% Not So Much

I am not a big fan of social media, but there are positives. In this case, the article written yesterday actually made its way to one of the game officials from Friday night. And he took the time to share his thoughts with me via email. I asked him if he was okay with my