LAWRENCEBURG — The Lady Tigers swept three matches from the Lady Lions on Thursday.
For a second time this season, the Lady Lion soccer team battled through two halves, two overtime periods and penalty kicks before falling. Rushville lost to conference foe Franklin County 3-2 after the Lady Wildcats connected on three penalty kicks and Rushville connected on one.
GREENSBURG — The Lion tennis team had a good night in the opening round of the individual EIAC tournament. Rushville advanced in all five positions with the second round at 9 a.m. Saturday.
CONNERSVILLE – The Rushville boys and girls cross country teams headed to Connersville on Tuesday evening to compete in the Connersville Invitational. The meet provides great experience for the Rushville runners taking place on the sectional course.
CONNERSVILLE – The Pirates traveled to EIAC opponent Connersville on Monday. The host Spartans scored six goals in the first half en route to the 7-0 victory. Greensburg is now 6-6 on the season and 2-3 in the EIAC.
CARMEL — Batesville hit the road to Carmel on Saturday morning to compete in the challenging Riverview Health XC Invitational. More than 10 teams for boys and girls racing in the event are ranked in the Top 25 in the state. Batesville took ninth place for the girls and the boys.
GREENSBURG — The Lady Pirates hosted Rushville for the annual Battle of the Ball in soccer action. Greensburg was looking to take back the traveling trophy, but the normal regulation time was not enough to decide the contest between these EIAC foes.
GREENSBURG — With traditional powers Columbus North and Columbus East not in the Greensburg Sectional field, the three regional qualifying team positions were up for grabs on Saturday at the Greensburg Country Club.
SHELBYVILLE – The Lady Pirates traveled to Shelbyville for girls soccer action on Thursday. Shelbyville proved to be too much as the Lady Golden Bears posted the 5-0 victory. Greensburg is now 4-5 on the season.
VERSAILLES – After dropping the opening set to South Ripley, the Lady Charger volleyball team rallied to win the next three sets and the match 21-25, 25-18, 25-18 and 25-22.
RUSHVILLE — On Senior Night for the Lady Lion golf team, Rushville cut 19 strokes off the season best team total for a 207 at Antler Pointe Golf Course. Visiting Greensburg won the team competition with a 187, also a season best.
BATESVILLE – The Bulldog tennis team played host to EIAC opponent Rushville on Tuesday. Batesville edged the Lions 3-2. Rushville is now 11-4 on the season and 3-2 in the EIAC.
RUSHVILLE – The Lady Lion offense exploded for eight goals in an 8-1 victory over visiting Knightstown on Monday. The win is the third straight for the Lady Lions.
NASHVILLE – Brown County High School hosted their annual Eagle Classic Cross Country Invitational Saturday morning in Nashville. The Greensburg Pirates had runners in four of the six races.
RUSHVILLE – The Lion soccer team (4-4) hosted EIAC opponent Connersville on Saturday. The Spartans connected on three first half goals and made it stand up for a 4-0 conference victory.
WHITELAND – The Rushville boys and girls cross country teams traveled to Whiteland on Saturday to compete in the Whiteland Invitational. The runners enjoyed nice weather and a flat course to produce their best results of the season.
FAIRLAND – A Triton Central goal in the first minute of the game did not slow the Lady Lions in the quest for their second win of the season. Rushville quickly regrouped and outscored the Lady Tigers 4-1 the rest of the way to post the 4-2 victory in soccer action Saturday.
OSGOOD – The North Decatur cross country teams traveled to the Jac-Cen-Del Invitational on Saturday. The Chargers finished in sixth place while the Lady Chargers placed third.
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Peggy Jane Howell Green passed on September 14, 2020. She was born on August 7, 1922 in Rushville, Indiana to Morris Howell and Francis O’Neal Lakin. She was raised with two half brothers, Jack Lakin, Monty Howell, and a half sister, Nancy Howell Orem.
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