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March 1st

Blackmon, Knights blast Jets late in semis, 69-47

March 1, 2013

    BERNE—Defending sectional champion Adams Central met their end on Friday night at the hands of an athletic Bishop Luers team led by James Blackmon, Jr.
    After three quarters of back and forth runs from both teams, the Knights began to take advantage of a worn down Jets squad and won pulling away, 69-47, earning the right to face Bluffton in the sectional title game tonight at South Adams. The Tigers topped Eastside, 46-39 in game two.

February 26th

Jets fly higher than Eagles, 54-33

February 27, 2013

    BERNE—From the opening tip until the final horn, Adams Central left no doubt that their regular season opening win against Churubusco was no fluke.
    The Jets (13-7) took care of business in the opening round of sectional play at South Adams Tuesday night earning a convincing 54-33 win over the Eagles (4-19) to advance to Friday night's semi-final match-up with title favorite Bishop Luers.
    Adams Central had won with a similar score, 51-34, in the opener.

ACAC names girls' conference list

February 26, 2013

    The Allen County Athletic Conference released their list of all-conference selections from the 2012-13 girls basketball season.
    It was a four-team race atop the standings this season with Garrett and Leo sharing the ACAC title during the regular season at 6-1 apiece including tournament play. Southern Wells and Woodlan shared third place honors with a 5-2 mark, while Heritage played to a 3-4 record, Adams Central finished at 2-5, South Adams went 1-6, and Bluffton sat in the basement with an 0-7 mark.

February 22nd

Panthers dominate boards; AC snaps 5-game win streak

February 23, 2013

    MONROE—In the fourth installment of the Lakewood Park Christian/Adams Central rivalry and senior night for the Jets at the Hangar, it was the Panthers' Wes Davidson and Blake Mann who stole the show tallying 43 of LPC's 80 points in a rout of the Jets, 80-47.
    Davidson and Mann did most of their work on the glass tallying 15 rebounds apiece (30 of the team's 44 boards) in Friday night's non-conference contest. Adams Central had only 17 rebounds in the game.

February 19th

Saints disrupt senior night at Teepee; Vergara scores 13

February 20, 2013

    Lance Vergara's 13 points was not enough to earn a much-needed win at home on senior night against an athletic Bishop Dwenger squad who topped the Braves in a 55-46 decision.

Bellmont vs. Bishop Dwenger webcast

February 19, 2013

     To view tonight's webcast of the Braves vs. the Saints simply follow the link below, log in, and enjoy the free service and broadcast. 

 

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Porter’s racing crew wins again at Qatar

February 19, 2013

    DOHA, QATAR—It was a case of déjà vu in slightly easier circumstances for Jimmy Shane and his 5 Graham Trucking team, who raced to victory in the 2013 Oryx Cup UIM World Championship final in Doha Bay on Tuesday afternoon.
    Graham Trucking, owned by Decatur native Ted Porter, has won four of the last five Qatar race championships.

February 17th

Two Stars earn podium spots; Miller earns 3rd

February 18, 2013

    INDIANAPOLIS — Sawyer Miller lost three matches this season, but he avenged two of them last weekend at the 75th IHSAA State Wrestling Finals, claiming the first-ever third place for South Adams while becoming the first Starfires wrestler to earn a pair of state medals.
    Senior SA wrestler Lane Moser couldn't add to his Friday victory, but took eighth place for the Starfires in a very competitive 120-pound division.

February 15th

Jets pull away in 4th; Stars winless in ACAC with loss

February 16, 2013

    MONROE—Adams Central stretched its winning streak to three games Friday night ousting county rival South Adams in boys varsity basketball by a 53-44 decision at the Hangar.

Bellmont @ Bluffton, BB

February 15, 2013

     To view tonight's contest between the Braves and the Tigers, simply click on the link below:

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    The Bellmont Squaws won the cross country invitational they hosted Wednesday...

 

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