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First-Ever Unified Flag Football Game to be Held at BHS on Sept 18

The first-ever Unified Flag Football game for our Bruins will take place at Bruin Field on Tuesday, September 18. The schedule for the night: 5pm: BHS vs Marion 6pm: Marion vs Ole Miss 7pm: Ole Miss vs BHS There will be no charge to watch the games. Athletic Director Tony Uggen shared, “We are excited

Bruin netters fall just short at Frankton

Blackford’s tennis team came up just short Tuesday night in a Central Indiana Conference match at Frankton, 3-2. “(We) continue to struggle to find the right chemistry and consistency at both doubles positions with changes in the lineup, but with good effort from all,” said BHS Coach Alison Thompson. “Straton Stone extended his record to two consecutive

Bruins Looking for New Head Swim and New Head Softball Coach

The Bruin Athletic Department is looking for a new swim and new softball coach. Those interested should complete an application online at www.bcs.k12.in.us. Click on “Departments” then “Human Resources” then click the “Start Application” link to begin the process. Questions about the position may be directed to Athletic Director Tony Uggen via email at tuggen@blackfordschools.org

Tennis Falls to Jay County

The Bruin tennis team fell to Jay County at home 1-4 last night.  Competitive matches were spread out among the team, but 1S picked up the lone win for the evening. 1S Straton Stone handled his opponent in a convincing win in 2 sets. Coach Thompson said, “He played some of his best tennis to

Girls Soccer Tonight Postponed to Sept 24

The varsity girls soccer match scheduled tonight with Taylor has been postponed due to soggy field conditions in several spots. The game will be made up on Monday, September 24 at 5:30pm.

Volleyball Falls in Tight Match with Southern Wells; JV Wins

The varsity volleyball team dropped a tough five set match with Southern Wells last night to fall to 3-15 on the season. The Lady Bruins lost the match 26-24, 20-25, 17-25, 25-20, 11-15. According to Coach Mark Rodgers, “(We) played well but had too many errors to take the win.” The JV won their match

JV Football Defeats Frankton 14-6

The JV football team defeated Frankton last night by the score of 14-6. The offense was led by L’trel Schlotter who rushed for 72 yards. Carson Sehy scored on a 1 yard run and also threw a 23 yard touchdown pass to Liam Gulley. Bode Malott kicked both extra points. The defense was led by

Bruins Spotlight #3: Nathan Brown

Spotlight #3 features a 3-sport athlete, Nathan Brown. He offers those considering a sport to “take the challenge.” If you aren’t playing a sport, give it a shot! Athlete: Nathan Brown Grade: 12 Current Sport: Boys Soccer Parents: Kevin & Mindy Brown Besides soccer, what other sports do you play? Besides soccer I also play

Inconsistency hurts Lady Bruins in tough MC Invitational

Three of the four teams Blackford faced Saturday had a combined record of 31-13. So inconsistencies that BHS Coach Mark Rodgers noted played a big part in the Lady Bruins 0-4 record at the Monroe Central Invitational. The Lady Bruins opened with a loss to Monroe Central (10-4) by scores of 25-13, 25-19.  The 5-team