The Horizon

Wallace takes over KIAC

Somolia Pumphrey

January 25, 2016

Not only is Ray Wallace the Chancellor of IUS, but he has recently been elected as the Chair of Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC) Council of Presidents. Wallace has been the Chancellor since July 1, 2014, and now takes on another role within the university. The KIAC was founded...

Grenadiers lose another conference game

Grenadiers lose another conference game

Parker Henes, Sports Editor

January 17, 2016

The IU Southeast men’s basketball team blew a halftime lead of four, and lost by 12 against Brescia University on Saturday afternoon, 63-77. The Grenadiers lose another conference game wit this lose to Brescia. The Bearcats turned that four point deficit at half, and turned around and outscored...

Grenadiers lose KIAC game of the week

Grenadiers lose KIAC game of the week

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2016

The IUS women’s basketball team fall to a record of 7-9 on the season after a 77-69 loss to Brescia on Saturday afternoon. In fact, this game was the KIAC Game of the Week. Both sides of the stands were active in the game A strong 26 point 16 rebound performance from senior forward Mary Dye,...

Grenadiers come up short against Cougars

Grenadiers come up short against Cougars

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

The IU southeast men’s basketball team lost to the IU Kokomo Cougars Thursday night, Jan. 14th, by the score of 69-59. The Grenadiers needed this win because this IU Kokomo team is last in the KIAC. Because of their record in the conference, The Cougars also came to play. However, it was a slow...

Grenadiers beat Cougars in extra time

Grenadiers beat Cougars in extra time

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

On Jan., 14, 2016 the IUS women`s basketball team took on IU Kokomo. The Grenadiers had to win it in extra time, but beat the Cougars 63-62. In the first half, the Grenadiers led by as many as six. In the first half, the team shot 44.83 percent (13-29). The Grenadier were good on both sides of...

Grenadiers lose first game after break

Grenadiers lose first game after break

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2016

  The IUS`s women`s basketball team fell to the visiting Oakland City Mighty Oaks in a score of 54-67 on Tuesday, January, 2016. The Grenadiers would lead the Mighty Oaks at the end of the first quarter with a score of 13-10, and the Grenadiers wouldn’t lead a quarter after the first. ...

Cold winter for Grenadiers

Cold winter for Grenadiers

Parker Henes, Sports Editor

January 11, 2016

In the midst of winter break, the IU Southeast men’s and women’s basketball teams have been on campus, having practices and games to play. The basketball teams are the only athletic teams that have their season run through a school break. Mary Dye, senior forward for the women’s basketball...

Grenadiers set school records in home opener win

Grenadiers set school records in home opener win

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2015

The IUS women's basketball team rolled past St. Mary-of-the-Woods in their home opener on Thursday, Nov. 12 by a score differential of 42 points. The Grenadiers broke 100 points, winning by a score of 121-79. The Grenadiers scored the first 16 points of the game and held the Pomeroys scoreless for the fi...

Athletic trainers offer watchful eye over student athletes

Athletic trainers offer watchful eye over student athletes

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2015

Two athletic trainers protect IUS athletes from terrible muscle tears to the always dangerous concussions. Tiffany Hammond, head athletic trainer, and Megan Graf, assistant athletic trainer, have worked downstairs in the Activities Building Training Room for more than five years. Every home game,...

Grenadiers struggle in regular season finale

Grenadiers struggle in regular season finale

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015

In the final game of the regular season, the IUS volleyball team fell to Cincinnati Christian University (25-19, 22-25, 23-25, 21-25) on Thursday, Nov. 5 as they finish the regular season with a 17-16 record. The Grenadiers were without Hannah Joly, freshman outside hitter, who was out with a concussio...

Former IUS student finding success after athletics

Former IUS student finding success after athletics

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2015

After leaving IU Southeast, Brandon Anderson, who had already had dreams of owning his own businesses and producing his own brands, decided to start his own clothing line, Purpose Vision Lifestyle Apparel and A Kings Vision Photography. Fresh out of Western High School in 2007, the Louisville native,...

New assistant brings AAU background to team

New assistant brings AAU background to team

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2015

IU Southeast hired a new assistant coach to the men’s basketball team in the middle of the 2015 season. Jay Jones has spent his whole life playing and teaching basketball. He played high school ball at Male High School, and after graduating, he went into the military. Jones played basketball for...