Monday, August 30, 2021

VOLLEYBALL: Bulldogs win all three matches in River City

 

By KEVIN HARRIS

Southern Indiana Preps editor and publisher

NEW ALBANY – Host New Albany won all three of its matches in the River City Invitational on Saturday, Aug. 28 at The Doghouse.

 

NEW ALBANY 2, EVANSVILLE CENTRAL 0

The Bulldogs (7-0) began the tournament with a 25-17, 25-22 victory over Evansville Central. Senior middle blocker Kamori Knight led the New Albany offense with nine kills, followed by teammate Alexis Caldwell with eight.

Bulldog setters Cheyenne Palmer and Amelia Hicks distributed 11 and 10 assists, respectively. Caldwell and Palmer each had three service aces.

 

NEW ALBANY 2, LANESVILLE 1

New Albany needed three sets to knock off Lanesville in the Bulldogs’ second match of the day, 25-11, 22-25, 15-6.

Caldwell paced New Albany with 13 kills, eight digs and four aces. Palmer dished out 20 assists, while junior Ashlyn Clifton was the Dogs’ defensive leader with 10 digs. Knight made eight blocks.

 

NEW ALBANY 2, AUSTIN 0

New Albany breezed through its final match of the tourney with a 25-8, 25-16 win over Austin.

Senior Carter Singleton was the Bulldogs’ kills leader with six. Palmer and New Albany freshman Reese Tiesing each served a team-high four aces.

The Bulldogs will host archrival Providence on Tuesday, Aug. 31.

Contact Kevin Harris at kevinharris1972@gmail.com.

 

RIVER CITY INVITATIONAL

At New Albany

MATCH SCORES

New Albany d. Evansville Central 25-17, 25-22

New Albany d. Lanesville 25-11, 22-25, 15-6

New Albany d. Austin 25-8, 25-16

Lanesville d. Austin, two sets to one (no match scores available at press time)

Evansville Central d. Austin 25-12, 25-16

Evansville Central d. Lanesville 25-18, 23-25, 15-13

 

NEW ALBANY STATS

New Albany d. Evansville Central 25-17, 25-22

Kills: Kamori Knight 9, Alexis Caldwell 8, Reese Tiesing 3, Ashlyn Clifton 2, Carter Singleton 1, Cheyenne Palmer 1.

Assists: Palmer 11, Amelia Hicks 10, Riley Sawyer 1.

Aces: Palmer 3, Caldwell 3, Reese Stivers 2, Tiesing 1, Clifton 1.

Digs: Clifton 6, Palmer 4, Stivers 4, Sawyer 3, Tiesing 3, Caldwell 3, Hicks 2, Knight 2, Morgan Tyler 1.

Blocks: Tiesing 1, Knight 1, Caldwell 1, Singleton 1, Palmer 1.

 

New Albany d. Lanesville 25-11, 22-25, 15-6

Kills: Caldwell 13, Tiesing 6, Knight 6, Palmer 5, Stivers 1, Avarey Kiesler 1, Clifton 1.

Assists: Palmer 20, Hicks 9, Sawyer 1, Stivers 1.

Aces: Caldwell 4, Stivers 3, Tiesing 2, Sawyer 1, Palmer 1.

Digs: Clifton 10, Caldwell 8, Stivers 5, Palmer 5, Sawyer 1, Tiesing 1, Knight 1.

Blocks: Knight 8.

 

New Albany d. Austin 25-8, 25-16

Kills: Singleton 6, Knight 5, Caldwell 4, Tiesing 2, Palmer 1, Clifton 1.

Assists: Palmer 9, Hicks 5, Sawyer 1, Knight 1, Tyler 1, Clifton 1.

Aces: Palmer 4, Tiesing 4, Stivers 2, Caldwell 2, Singleton 1, Clifton 1.

Digs: Stivers 6, Caldwell 3, Tyler 3, Hicks 2, Tiesing 2, Sawyer 1, Knight 1, Tyler 1, Clifton 1.

Blocks: Knight 1, Singleton 1.

 

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Sunday, May 23, 2021

BASEBALL: Poole Field at Schnatter Stadium renovations

Facebook link of photos of the renovations at Don Poole Field at John H. Schnatter Stadium in Jeffersonville:

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Saturday, May 22, 2021

BASEBALL: Video interview with Jeff head coach Derek Ellis on renovations to Poole Field

Facebook link to a video interview with Jeffersonville head baseball coach Derek Ellis on the renovations to Don Poole Field at John H. Schnatter Stadium in Jeffersonville:

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BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL: Interview with New Albany athletic director BJ McAlister

Facebook link to a video interview with New Albany athletic director BJ McAlister on the Bulldogs' new softball field at Mount Tabor Elementary School in New Albany and the renovations to historic Mount Tabor Field, home of the New Albany baseball program:

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SOFTBALL: Photos of New Albany's field

Facebook link of photos of New Albany's new softball field at Mount Tabor Elementary School in New Albany:

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Monday, May 17, 2021

BASEBALL: Video of New Albany pitcher Andrew Clements

Video link of New Albany junior pitcher Andrew Clements tossing a strikeout in the Bulldogs' 9-5 home win over Bloomington South on Saturday, May 15, 2021:

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Sunday, May 16, 2021

BASEBALL: Mt. Tabor Field renovation photos

Link to the recent photos of the renovations at Mt. Tabor Field in New Albany:

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BASEBALL: Hoosier Hills Conference Tournament results

 

HOOSIER HILLS CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT

FIRST ROUND

Monday, May 10

Floyd Central 9, Bedford North Lawrence 4

New Albany 5, Columbus East 0

Madison 2, Jennings County 0

Jeffersonville 5, Seymour 4, 9 innings

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Floyd Central 5, New Albany 3

Jeffersonville 1, Madison 0, 9 innings

CONSOLATION SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Columbus East 8, Bedford North Lawrence 2

Jennings County 2, Seymour 0

FINAL ROUND

Friday, May 14

Championship

Jeffersonville 1, Floyd Central 0

Third-place game

New Albany 16, Madison 1, 5 innings

Fifth-place game

Columbus East 10, Jennings County 5

Seventh-place game

Bedford North Lawrence 7, Seymour 3

 

Friday, May 14, 2021

BASEBALL: Hoosier Hills Conference Tournament update

HOOSIER HILLS CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT

FIRST ROUND

Monday, May 10

Floyd Central 9, Bedford North Lawrence 4

New Albany 5, Columbus East 0

Madison 2, Jennings County 0

Jeffersonville 5, Seymour 4, 9 innings

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Floyd Central 5, New Albany 3

Jeffersonville 1, Madison 0, 9 innings

CONSOLATION SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Columbus East 8, Bedford North Lawrence 2

Jennings County 2, Seymour 0

FINAL ROUND

Friday, May 14

Championship

Floyd Central at Jeffersonville

Third-place game

New Albany at Madison

Fifth-place game

Columbus East at Jennings County

Seventh-place game

Bedford North Lawrence at Seymour

  

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

BASEBALL: Hoosier Hills Conference tournament

HOOSIER HILLS CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT

FIRST ROUND

Monday, May 10

Floyd Central 9, Bedford North Lawrence 4

New Albany 5, Columbus East 0

Madison 2, Jennings County 0

Jeffersonville 5, Seymour 4, 9 innings

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Floyd Central at New Albany

Madison at Jeffersonville

CONSOLATION SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, May 12

Bedford North Lawrence at Columbus East

Jennings County at Seymour

FINAL ROUND

Friday, May 14

Championship – Semifinal winners

Third-place game – Semifinal losers

Fifth-place game – Consolation semifinal winners

Seventh-place game – Consolation semifinal losers

Monday, May 10, 2021

BASEBALL: Jeff assistant coach Jimmy Cardwell interview - Castle game

The following is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Jeffersonville assistant baseball coach Jimmy Cardwell after the Red Devils' 3-2 home win in 13 innings over Class 4A No. 4 Castle on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Don Poole Field at John Schnatter Stadium.

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Saturday, April 3, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A state championship - Silver Creek vs. Leo

 

APRIL 3, 2021

CLASS 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

At Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis

SILVER CREEK 50, LEO 49

Leo                           9 12 12 16-49

Silver Creek        11 11 17 11-50

Leo (24-5): Blake Davison 20, Demetrious Allen 9, Ayden Ruble 8, Zack Troyer 6, Xavier Middleton 3, Eric Steger 3.

Silver Creek (25-4): Kooper Jacobi 18, Trey Kaufman-Renn 13, Isaac Hinton 7, Brandon Northern 6, Trey Schoen 6.

3-point field goals: Leo 6 (Davison 2, Allen, Middleton, Ruble, Steger); Silver Creek 5 (Hinton 2, Jacobi, Northern, Schoen).

Free throws: Leo 7-9, Silver Creek 9-17.

 

Saturday, March 20, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A Seymour Semistate - Silver Creek vs. Guerin Catholic

 

MARCH 20, 2021

BOYS’ BASKETBALL

CLASS 3A SEYMOUR SEMISTATE

At Scott Gym, Seymour

SILVER CREEK 54, GUERIN CATHOLIC 46

Silver Creek           10 10 14 20-54

Guerin Catholic    13   6  10 17-46

Silver Creek (24-4): Kooper Jacobi 15, Trey Kaufman-Renn 15, Branden Northern 12, Isaac Hinton 8, Nolan Gilbert 4.

Guerin Catholic (21-4): Kaleb Edwards 14, Matthew Gillis 13, Jack Cherry 5, Will Grissom 4, Spencer Wilt 3, Joseph Bobilya 2, Elijah Edwards 2, Matthew Etchison 2, Aden Cannon 1.

3-point field goals: Silver Creek 2 (Hinton, Jacobi); Guerin Catholic 2 (Cherry, Wilt).

Free throws: Silver Creek 12-22, Guerin Catholic 10-16.

Next: Silver Creek vs. Leo (24-4), Class 3A state championship, 5 p.m., Saturday, April 3, Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

 

Saturday, February 27, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A state championship - Silver Creek vs. SB Washington

 

FEBRUARY 27, 2021

CLASS 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

At Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis

SILVER CREEK 54, SOUTH BEND WASHINGTON 48

SB Washington       14   6 15 13-48

Silver Creek              15 15   9 15-54

SB Washington (22-6): Mila Reynolds 18, Rashunda Jones 13, Shamarah Allen 9, Francisca Galicia 4, Amiyah Reynolds 4.

Silver Creek (25-3): Marissa Gasaway 18, Alana Striverson 11, Kynidi Striverson 10, Emme Rooney 7, Jaclyn Emly 5, Sydney Sierota 3.

3-point field goals: SB Washington 4 (Jones 2, Allen, M. Reynolds); Silver Creek 4 (Emly, Rooney, A. Striverson, K. Striverson).

Free throws: SB Washington 12-16, Silver Creek 12-19.

 

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Bloomfield-New Albany game

 

FEBRUARY 20, 2021

At The Doghouse, New Albany

NEW ALBANY 80, BLOOMFIELD 73

Bloomfield         18 15 22 18-73

New Albany       17 33 17 13-80

Bloomfield (12-7): Baylin Graf 22, Brett Sherrard 18, Ryan Schulte 11, Peter Combs 8, Christopher Royal 8, Ethan Dean 6.

New Albany (15-6): Kaden Stanton 32, Tucker Biven 20, Jayden Thompson 12, Josten Carter 8, Maddox Schmelz 4, Elijah Sneed 2, Jordan Thomas 2.

3-point field goals: Bloomfield 11 (Graf 4, Sherrard 3, Dean 2, Royal 2); New Albany 12 (Biven 4, Thompson 4, Stanton 3, Schmelz).

Free throws: Bloomfield 6-8, New Albany 10-12.

 

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Bloomington North-New Albany game

 

FEBRUARY 26, 2001

At The Doghouse, New Albany

NEW ALBANY 56, BLOOMINGTON NORTH 41

North                    11  2 13 15-41

New Albany         19  8   8 21-56

North (11-4): Aaron Steinfeldt 13, Nick Klaiber 7, JaQualon Roberts 6, Nate Toohill 6, Isaac Vencel 5, Marco Fitch 4.

New Albany (16-6): Tucker Biven 20, Jordan Thomas 14, Kaden Stanton 9, Maddox Schmelz 6, Jayden Thompson 3, Josten Carter 2, Elijah Sneed 2.

3-point field goals: North 4 (Toohill 2, Steinfeldt, Vencel); New Albany 5 (Biven 2, Stanton, Thomas, Thompson).

Free throws: North 3-10, New Albany 13-21.

Next: New Albany will face Bedford North Lawrence (12-10) or Seymour (10-11), Class 4A Seymour Sectional semifinals, 5:30 p.m., Friday, March 5.

Saturday, February 20, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A Jeff Semistate

 CLASS 3A JEFFERSONVILLE SEMISTATE

SILVER CREEK 59, TRI-WEST 43

Silver Creek        15 17  7 20-59

Tri-West                6 14 11 12-43

Silver Creek (24-3): Kynidi Striverson 18, Alana Striverson 13, Jaclyn Emly 11, Marissa Gasaway 6, Savannah Kirchgessner 5, Emme Rooney 3, Sydney Sierota 2, Abby Grimm 1.

Tri-West (17-7): Adrie Thompson 16, Makenna Brauman 9, Kenna Kirby 7, Grace Sandlin 7, Isabelle Saylor 4.

3-point field goals: Silver Creek 7 (Emly 2, A. Striverson 2, Kirchgessner, Rooney, K. Striverson); Tri-West 3 (Brauman, Kirby, Saylor).

Free throws: Silver Creek 14-23, Tri-West 8-15.

Next: Silver Creek vs. South Bend Washington (22-5), Class 3A state championship game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Friday, Feb. 26 or Saturday, Feb. 27, time TBD.


Sunday, February 14, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek senior Jaclyn Emly interview - Rushville game (3A Charlestown Regional final)

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Silver Creek senior Jaclyn Emly following the Dragons' victory over Rushville in the Class 3A Charlestown Regional championship game on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek head coach Scott Schoen interview - Rushville game (3A Charlestown Regional final)

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Silver Creek head girls' basketball coach Scott Schoen after the Class 3A No. 1 Dragons defeated Rushville in the Class 3A Charlestown Regional championship game on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek receives regional championship trophy

Here is a Facebook link showing the Silver Creek girls' basketball players receiving the Class 3A Charlestown Regional championship trophy on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A Charlestown Regional championship

CLASS 3A CHARLESTOWN REGIONAL

CHAMPIONSHIP

FEBRUARY 13, 2021

SILVER CREEK 54, RUSHVILLE 45

Rushville              10 15 8 12-45

Silver Creek        12 16 9 17-54

Rushville (18-9): Olivia Yager 12, Briley Munchel 11, Belle Gossett 6, Jaeda Miller 6, Annika Marlow 5, Lexi Morris 5.

Silver Creek (23-3): Marissa Gasaway 13 (14 rebounds), Jaclyn Emly 12 (4 assists), Kynidi Striverson 12 (9 rebounds, 6 assists), Emme Rooney 7, Alana Striverson 7 (4 assists), Sydney Sierota 3.

3-point field goals: Rushville 6 (Gossett 2, Munchel 2, Marlow, Morris); Silver Creek 8 (Emly 4, Rooney, Sierota, A. Striverson, K. Striverson).

Free throws: Rushville 9-11, Silver Creek 6-8.

Next: Silver Creek vs. Tri-West (17-6), Class 3A Jeffersonville Semistate, Saturday, Feb. 20, 1 p.m.

  

Saturday, February 13, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A Charlestown Regional semifinal

 

CLASS 3A CHARLESTOWN REGIONAL

SEMIFINAL

SILVER CREEK 62, EVANSVILLE MEMORIAL 52

Silver Creek       15   9 13 25-62

Memorial           12 10 11 19-52

Silver Creek (22-3): Alana Striverson 16, Kynidi Striverson 16, Jaclyn Emly 11, Marissa Gasaway 10, Sydney Sierota 6, Emme Rooney 3.

Memorial (18-5): Ryleigh Anslinger 19, Emily Mattingly 7, Peyton Murphy 7, Savannah Warren 6, Lydia Bordfeld 5, Avery Kelly 4, Hope Lensing 4.

3-point field goals: Silver Creek 7 (Emly 3, A. Striverson 2, Sierota, K. Striverson); Memorial 3 (Anslinger, Mattingly, Murphy).

Free throws: Silver Creek 23-30, Memorial 15-21.

Next game: Charlestown Regional championship – Silver Creek vs. Rushville (18-8), 8 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 13.


GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek head coach Scott Schoen - Memorial game (3A regional)

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Silver Creek head girls' basketball coach Scott Schoen after the Dragons defeated Evansville Memorial 62-52 in the Class 3A Charlestown Regional semifinals on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021:

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Sunday, February 7, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Short box score from Class 3A Madison Sectional final

CLASS 3A MADISON SECTIONAL

CHAMPIONSHIP

SILVER CREEK 46, SALEM 27

Salem                   10   5  9   3-27

Silver Creek        12 14  9 11-46

Salem (20-3): Karly Sweeney 10, Abigail Ratts 7, Bailey Hypes 3, Natalie Noel 3, Callie Backherms 2, Zoe Couch 1, Macie Tomlinson 1.

Silver Creek (21-3): Marissa Gasaway 20, Alana Striverson 10, Jaclyn Emly 5, Savannah Kirchgessner 5, Kynidi Striverson 4, Sydney Sierota 2.

3-point field goals: Salem 1 (Hypes); Silver Creek 4 (A. Striverson 2, Emly, K. Striverson).

Free throws: Salem 8-13, Silver Creek 12-19.

Next game: Silver Creek vs. Evansville Memorial (18-4), Class 3A Charlestown Regional semifinal, Saturday, Feb. 13.


GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek senior Savannah Kirchgessner interview - Salem game (3A sectional)

Here is a Facebook link for a post-game interview with Silver Creek senior Savannah Kirchgessner following the No. 1 Dragons' 46-27 victory over No. 2 Salem in the Class 3A Madison Sectional championship game on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2001:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek head coach Scott Schoen interview - Salem game (3A sectional)

Here is a Facebook link of the post-game interview with Silver Creek head girls' basketball coach Scott Schoen after the No. 1 Dragons defeated No. 2 Salem in the Class 3A Madison Sectional championship game on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021:

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: New Albany head coach Shelby Gliebe interview - BNL game (4A sectional)

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with New Albany head girls' basketball coach Shelby Gliebe after the Bulldogs' 78-44 home loss to Bedford North Lawrence on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021:

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Sunday, January 31, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Providence head coach Ryan Miller interview - Shawe Memorial game

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Providence head boys' basketball coach Ryan Miller following the Pioneers' 78-22 home win over Shawe Memorial on Saturday, Jan. 30:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Providence head coach Brad Burden interview - Shawe Memorial game

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Providence head girls' basketball coach Brad Burden after the Pioneers' 42-24 home win over Shawe Memorial on Saturday, Jan. 30:

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Friday, January 29, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Providence head coach Ryan Miller interview - CAI game

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Providence head boys' basketball coach Ryan Miller after the Pioneers' 64-61 overtime home victory over Christian Academy of Indiana on Friday, Jan. 29:

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BOYS' BASKETBALL: Christian Academy of Indiana head coach Hayden Casey - Providence game

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Christian Academy of Indiana head boys' basketball coach Hayden Casey after the Warriors' 64-61 overtime loss on Friday, Jan. 29 at Providence: 

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Saturday, January 23, 2021

GIRLS' BASKETBALL: New Albany head coach Shelby Gliebe interview - Evansville Central game

Here is a link to a post-game interview with New Albany head girls' basketball coach Shelby Gliebe following the Bulldogs' 44-41 home loss to Evansville Central on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021:

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Friday, January 22, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: New Albany head coach Jim Shannon interview - Silver Creek game

Here is a link to a post-game interview with New Albany head boys' basketball coach Jim Shannon following the Bulldogs' 81-72 home victory over Silver Creek on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021:

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BOYS' BASKETBALL: Silver Creek head coach Brandon Hoffman interview - New Albany game

Here is a Facebook link to a post-game interview with Silver Creek head boys' basketball coach Brandon Hoffman after the Dragons' 81-72 loss at New Albany on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021:

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Monday, January 18, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Jeffersonville head coach Andrew Grantz interview - Providence game

Here is a link to the post-game interview with Jeffersonville head boys' basketball coach Andrew Grantz following the Red Devils' 53-51 loss at Providence on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021:

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BOYS' BASKETBALL: Providence head coach Ryan Miller interview - Jeffersonville game

Here is a link to the post-game interview with Providence head boys' basketball coach Ryan Miller after the Pioneers' 53-51 home win over Jeffersonville on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021:

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BOYS' BASKETBALL: Last play of Jeff-Providence game

Here is a video link of the final play of the Jeffersonville-Providence boys' basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021:

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Saturday, January 16, 2021

BOYS' BASKETBALL: New Albany head coach Jim Shannon interview - Madison game

Here is a link to a post-game interview with New Albany head boys' basketball coach Jim Shannon after the Bulldogs' 48-43 home loss to Madison on Friday, Jan. 15:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: New Albany head coach Shelby Gliebe interview - Floyd Central game

Here is a link to the post-game interview with New Albany head girls' basketball coach Shelby Gliebe after the Bulldogs' 41-40 home victory over Floyd Central on Saturday, Jan. 9:

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GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Floyd Central head coach Randy Gianfagna interview - New Albany game

Here is a link to the post-game interview with Floyd Central head girls' basketball coach Randy Gianfagna after the Highlanders' 41-40 loss at New Albany on Saturday, Jan. 9:

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BOYS' BASKETBALL: Providence head coach Ryan Miller interview - Clarksville game

Here is the link to the post-game interview with Providence head boys' basketball coach Ryan Miller following the Pioneers' 48-45 home loss to rival Clarksville on Friday, Jan. 8:

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