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Volleyball Falls to Mississinewa

The Lady Bruin JV volleyball team fell to Mississinewa, 10-25, 21-25.  The Bruins ralled from down 11-19 in game 2 to take the lead but couldn’t hold on. According to Coach, “The girls really looked like they were enjoying the game and moved well on the floor. They made nice adjustments and really communicated well. Serving was

Lady Bruins Fall to Jay Co

The Lady Bruins played a tough game against Jay County last night but fell by a score of 4-3.  The Patriots led at the half 3-0 which didn’t deter the Lady Bruins as they came back and tied the game 3-3.  Unfortunately, they fell by a point.. Scoring for the Lady Bruins Allie Jennerjahn with

Champion College Coach’s Thought on Recruits, Life Lessons & Accountabililty

I was reading Collegiate Baseball and came across some great comments by the 3-time National Champion Coach at Iowa Western College (NCJCC Division I), Marc Rardin, and thought they were worth sharing. When asked about kids he recruits, Harding shared, “It is incredibly important that we recruit good kids who don’t cause problems.  If we

Boys Soccer Sectional Update

    Gm 1:  5:00pm, Monday, Oct. 6th        Eastbrook (V) vs Eastern (H) Gm 2:  5:00pm, Wednesday, Oct. 8th    Blackford (V) vs Oak Hill (H) Championship: 2pm, Saturday, Oct. 11th   Winner 1 (V) vs Winner 2 (H) Gates Open:  Gates will open one hour before the start for spectators.  Admission for single game is $6.00.  Season tickets are priced at

Boys Tennis Sectional Update

The draw for the Marion Sectional took place last night.  The draw is as follows…. Marion vs Mississinewa Blackford vs Madison-Grant Matches are Wednesday at 5pm at Marion High School.  The Championship will take place on Thursday at 5pm. Good luck Bruins!

Reminder to all Wrestlers

From Coach Garringer…. We are currently working with our kids at open mats sessions. These wrestlers are not currently participating in a fall sport. The time and dates for this activity are Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday (September-October) 330-530. Junior High & High School age students are required to have a current physical form with the athletic department. Elementary

This Week in Bruin Country

This Week in Bruin Country…. Monday, September 29 5:30pm, JV football at Frankton Tuesday, September 30 5:00pm, V mens soccer vs Eastbrook 5:00pm, V womens soccer at Jay County 6:00pm, V/JV volleyball vs Mississinewa Wednesday, October 1 5:00pm, V/JV boys tennis at Marion Sectional Thursday, October 2 5:00pm, V womens soccer vs Delta 5:00pm, V

Girls Finish 3rd Again!

The girls cross country team is certainly consistent as they ran to yet another 3rd place finish, this time at Delta. Bailey Cline finished 13th to lead the Bruins. Fahlynne Reed finished 17th. Jamie Twibell was 21st, Marci Thurman was 31st and Ashley Thurman was 35th to round out the scoring. The Bruins finished just

Boys CC Finishes 10th

The boys cross country team finished 10th of 13 teams in the larger school division this morning at the Delta Invitational. Brady Schwartz finished 46th to lead the Bruins. Devin Tarr was close behind in 48th.  Justin Call finished 56th and Andrew Thurman was right behind at 57th. James Glidden rounded out the scoring finishing

Tennis Competes Against Great Competition

Saturday, the Blackford Tennis team traveled to Kendallville to participate in the East Noble invitational. It was a great day of tennis against incredibly tough competition and the Bruins showed improvement across the board.   1 Singles Jordan Elliott and 3 Singles Kobe Peden picked up nice wins against South Bend Riley, their first varsity singles wins of their