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Softball Preview

Ethan Baer, Sports Writer

April 6, 2017

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One year after finishing with a disappointing record of 3-15, the Panthers are looking to rebound this season with hopes of returning to the top of the mountain as they did in 2014. The Panthers will relatively have the same core...

Busted Brackets

Busted Brackets

March 22, 2017

IU basketball coach Tom Crean fired

Eric Johnsen, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

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Last week, the IU Men’s basketball team ended a disappointing season with an embarrassing first round exit of the NIT tournament (effectively a tournament for teams that didn’t qualify for the main NCAA bracket). Two days a...

Bloomington Blades almost makes it to finals

Elizabeth Rickert, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

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They made it to semi-finals for the first time ever, but they lost to Culver Academy by only one point. Almost everyone on the team cried. This is what Bloomington Blades, Bloomington's Youth Hockey Team, went through over the...

Record setting swimming sectional

Amanda Lewandowski, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

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The South boys swim team is heading to state this Friday and Saturday after a record setting sectional win last weekend. The boys left Columbus North with a record nine sectional titles, making it their third straight sectional...

Panthers take on state

Amanda Lewandowski, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017

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Four lady panthers traveled to Indianapolis this past weekend to take part in the IHSAA swimming state finals. Grace Haskett, MacKenzie Looze, Celina German, and Phoebe Rensink returned to Bloomington with a school record 143...

Lady panthers lose in first round of Sectionals

Amanda Lewandowski, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

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With a five point lead with 3:29 left in the game it seemed as though the panthers would make it out of their first round sectional game with a win. It all went downhill from there, the panthers losing to the Columbus East Olympians...

Basketball panthers have winning weekend

Amanda Lewandowski, Staff Writer

January 24, 2017

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Swishing a three out of the gate Friday night set the tone for the panther’s high scoring weekend. The boys played back to back Friday and Saturday night with wins over Martinsville and Franklin Central. The panthers defeated...

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