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Articles in: Sports and Recreation

elisa gross
- 2 years 46 weeks ago
After his long and illustrious career in Major League Baseball, Don Mattingly, now the manager of the Miami Marlins, decided he wanted to give back....
Stan Schmitt
- 3 years 7 weeks ago
In January 1924, as the new Bosse High School on the East Side opened, faculty members petitioned the school board to name the athletic field “...
hannah Bland
- 3 years 11 weeks ago
There is no average day at work for D-Patrick Porsche Technician Steven Davis. Surprises and challenges at every turn are the norm for the tech, but...
Hannah Bland
- 3 years 14 weeks ago
The championship series for the 2016 Frontier League baseball season was tied at two games each when the Evansville Otters took on the River City...
Hannah Bland
- 3 years 14 weeks ago
Experience a weekend full of world-class, automotive-powered hydroplane racing with the 2017 Evansville Hydrofest this Labor Day weekend. The...
Mark Mathis
- 3 years 24 weeks ago
Easter weekend provided a brief reprieve for 17-year-old Lukas Greif. A native of Evansville, Greif made the trek from Indianapolis to spend time...
Stan Schmitt
- 3 years 25 weeks ago
Walking through Oak Hill Cemetery, one would be hard pressed to find a connection to the Memorial Day extravaganza we know as the Indianapolis 500....
Nigel Meyer
- 3 years 29 weeks ago
Eight years ago Curt Jones of Evansville was watching his son run at an athletic field day when all of a sudden it hit him. He finally had the idea...
Nicole Neff
- 3 years 36 weeks ago
In the Hoosier state, race cars usually are synonymous with IndyCars traveling up to 235 miles per hour around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. But...
Nicole Neff
- 3 years 36 weeks ago
Evansville has a long history of producing student athletes who have excelled at the highest level of their sport — baseball’s Don...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 40 weeks ago
It was shortly after 6 p.m. on an August night in 2015 when Evansville native Jerad Eickhoff made his way onto a pitching mound in Miami,...
Evansville Living Staff & Contributors
- 4 years 5 weeks ago
To the rest of the world, she’s America’s outspoken Olympic swimmer who won her first two gold medals in Rio. But to those who really...
Nicole Neff
- 4 years 6 weeks ago
John Nunn, 38 • Current residence: Bonsall, California Hometown: Evansville (Harrison High School, class of 1996) Nunn is a three-time Olympian...
Emily Miles
- 4 years 6 weeks ago
This was not my first top-roping rodeo at the indoor rock-climbing center Vertical eXcape, 1315 N. Royal Ave. But it might as well have been. Since...
Brittany Ross
- 4 years 16 weeks ago
As summer wanes in the Tri-State, more than 400 men and women gather at Evansville’s Wesselman Park and Deaconess Sports Park fields on Sundays...
Armon Siadat
- 4 years 23 weeks ago
Basketball is a culture in the Hoosier state, and it’s in this culture that some of the greatest to play the sport were raised. Oscar Robertson...
Mark Mathis
- 4 years 27 weeks ago
“A labor of love, absolutely,” says Dean Brinker. “It’s a choice that you make, but to have a career in the golf business,...
Armon Siadat
- 4 years 28 weeks ago
Before starting a business together, Drew Shockley and Josh Mushlock fostered their friendship over the game of golf. When the golf lovers moved...
Trista Lutgring
- 4 years 29 weeks ago
Basketball was a game changer in Mike Blake’s life. In high school, the Munster, Indiana, native played the sport, though he admits he saw more...
Mark Mathis
- 4 years 31 weeks ago
For the University of Evansville to have a memorable men’s basketball season, it needed to have dependable players who had experience, skill,...