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June 12th

ACAC baseball teams named

June 12, 2012

    After stellar seasons by both South Adams and Adams Central that concluded prematurely at the sectional level, both the Jets and Starfires can take a little bit of solace in the releasing of the Allen County Athletic Conference's all-conference selections released this week. The All-Area team has also been announced that includes the NHC, ACAC, SAC, and neighboring county schools as well.

June 11th

Eagles soar over Jets at state, 3-1

June 11, 2012

    INDIANAPOLIS—The storybook ending would have been seeing the Adams Central Lady Jets pull off the unlikely and win their first state championship on Saturday afternoon at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis.
    Unfortunately, sometimes the better team wins and AC came up short against South Putnam, a team who went 31-0 to finish off a perfect season and their second straight 2A title with a 3-1 win over the upstart Lady Jets.
    After the contest, the deflated Jets had mixed emotions on their run.

Braves falter late at semi-state

June 11, 2012

    KOKOMO—Perhaps it was just a foretelling of things to come in the class 3A baseball semi-state game won 11-6 by Western High School over Bellmont at Highland Park Saturday when the start of the game was delayed for several minutes.

June 7th

Lady Jets look to take state title

June 7, 2012

    Never before in the history of Adams Central High School has a Jet softball team ever won an IHSAA sectional tournament, let alone a regional tournament, and heaven forbid, even think about a semi-state championship.
    This year, however, a group of Adams Central ball players have banded together to play a game they love. That dedication of the game puts them in the IHSAA state finals this Saturday against the South Putnam Eagles, a team that arguably is a strong favorite to win the crown.

Braves have high hopes for state title

June 7, 2012

    There are four teams left in the 3A state finals for baseball in Indiana and the Bellmont Braves are one of them for the first time since 2002 when Jon Stevens' group of Braves fell to Vincennes Lincoln, 4-0 in the state final.
    Despite the visit to Victory Field in Indianapolis back in 2002, the Braves are still without a semi-state title due to the fact that there was not a semi-state conducted from 2000-03.

June 5th

Braves move on to golf regionals

June 5, 2012

    For the first time since 1976, the Bellmont Braves' golf team will be playing in the regional finals thanks to a second place finish at Timberidge, Norwell's course, on Friday night.
    The qualifying is Bellmont's third regional berth in school history with the only others being in '72 and '76.

June 4th

Lady Jets headed to Indy

June 4, 2012

    GREENTOWN—First it was the sectional, then it was the regional.
    Adams Central softball teams had NEVER won either tournament in the history of the IHSAA softball post-season play. So the team that was 6-11 at mid-season put on a surge of epic proportions in May and ended up with both titles.

    BERNE— The South Adams Starfires came out of the gate firing on all...
   This year with Pigskin Picks, the overall winner of competition will be awarded a...
   Tonight the Braves put their 3-0 record on the line when they welcome cross-county...

 

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