The Horizon

Grenadier Basketball and The Road to The Championship

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

Since making the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics final four in 2013, the Grenadiers have experienced numerous injuries. Now, with a healthy group, head coach Wiley Brown has the current team off to a great start and is looking forward to the closing stretch of the season. The last...

IU Southeast men’s and women’s basketball teams kick off homecoming

IU Southeast men’s and women’s basketball teams kick off homecoming

Ashley Smith, staff reporter

November 9, 2016


Filed under Sports

As the band played, the people in the stands cheered and signs were waved, the excitement that filled the gym fueled the players to play hard at the IU Southeast homecoming game Nov. 5th. The women’s basketball team fell short by a score of 51-65 after they faced Cumberland University. Leaving their...

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

November 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS volleyball team faced off against Brescia University on Tuesday, Nov. 1 for the team's senior day. This would be the last time that seniors Katie Fischer, Hannah Barker, and Mary Dye played in front of the home crowd for IU Southeast. This would also be the last conference game of the season...

IUS volleyball falls to Cincinnati Christian

Ashely Smith, staff reporter

October 31, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS women’s volleyball team went up against Cincinnati Christian University on Oct. 29. They were defeated 4 sets to 1, bringing their new record to 22-12. The first set the Grenadiers started off solid and ended with a four-point lead of 25-21. Until CCU caught up with the Grenadiers in the...

IUS falls to IU Kokomo

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 29, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS volleyball team participated in a double header on Saturday, Oct. 29th. The Grenadiers faced off against Indiana University Kokomo in the first game of the two. The Grenadiers fell short as they lost the match 0-3. This would be their second loss in a row and their third loss in the...

IUS volleyball downs Boyce

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 21, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Boyce College Bulldogs on Thursday, Oct. 20. The Grenadiers were able to take the match 3-0 and improve their record to 20-8 for the season. Senior and team captain Katie Fischer led the Grenadiers with 10 kills while freshman Lindsey Howell and...

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Asbury University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 18. The Grenadiers fell to the Eagles 2-3 making this their first conference loss of the season. The Grenadiers are now 19-8 for the season and 9-1 in conference play. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica...

Victory Over Midway Brings IUS Volleyball Win Streak to 12

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Midway University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 11. The Grenadiers took the match 3-0, bringing their win streak up to 12. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica Loftus with six kills and freshman Lindsey Howell with five. Senior Hannah Barker led the...

Louisville FC tops Charleston Battery, advances to Eastern Conference finals

Louisville FC  tops Charleston Battery, advances to Eastern Conference finals

Jose Aponte, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

With a home crowd of 6,581 the number two seed Louisville City FC advanced to the Eastern Conference finals after defeating the Charleston Battery 1-0. One step from the final match to declare the USL champion for 2016. The only goal scored in the game came from Kadeem Dacres with an assist from ...

IUS women’s tennis team tops Kentucky Wesleyan

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS women's tennis team faced off against Kentucky Wesleyan College on Tuesday Oct. 4.  The Grenadiers were able to take the match 9-0 as they were able to pick up a win at every spot. This would be the first time the two teams meet in the 2016 season, but the two have faced off before on April...

IUS Volleyball defeats Spalding 3-1

Tyler Clerkin, staff repoter

September 30, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS Women's Volleyball team faced off against Spalding University on Thursday night. The Grenadiers would go on to take the match 3-1 to help improve their overall record to 9-6 for the season. The Grenadiers were led by Sophomore Monica Loftus’ 11 kills and Sophomore Hannah Jolly’s 10. As...

IUS men’s and women’s tennis teams take care of business vs. Berea

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2016


Filed under Sports

The IUS Men’s and Women’s tennis teams faced off against Berea College on Sunday September 25. Each team went on to win their matches 9-0 making them 1-0 this season. Each player for both IU Southeast came out of the match with a win for their team. Senior Jonathan James was able to pull of a...