The Horizon

Stout defense leads way in men’s win over Miami-Middletown

Senior guard Jamie Johnson attempts a free throw in the Grenadiers' 114-64 Homecoming rout of Miami-Middletown.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018

The men’s side was back in action in the second game of Saturday's, Nov. 3, Homecoming doubleheader, hosting the Miami-Middletown ThunderHawks just four days after their impressive 82-78 road win over No. 16 University of the Cumberlands. Though his squad lost some of its size before the se...

IUS women dominate home opener versus Fisk

Junior guard Aaliyah Bell drives and rises up for a layup attempt in the women's 100-54 Homecoming win against Fisk University (Tenn.).

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team, with its mix of faces old and new, started the season on the right foot, defeating visiting Fisk University (Tenn.) 100-54 in front of a crowd of over 250 people at the Activities Building Saturday, Nov. 3, in the first game of the annual Homecoming do...

IUS women’s basketball begins push for RSC title

Senior forward Josie Hockman applies pressure on a press in last season's 68-46 loss to Roosevelt University. Hockman finished the game with 10 points and four rebounds.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2018

It was 1989 when Robin Farris took the helm as skipper of the IU Southeast women’s basketball program, leading the Grenadiers to a 15-15 record that year. Now, Farris is about to embark on his 30th campaign with the program, the longest tenure in IUS history. Last year IU Southeast saw the Grenadiers fi...

Monica Loftus Rises Up

Monica Loftus, senior outside hitter, prepares for a serve against Lindsey Wilson College.

Clay Ables, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2018

Monica Loftus’ life has revolved around volleyball and mastering the game. She started as child, picking up the game in her backyard. Now she’s a captain of the IU Southeast volleyball team. Loftus, senior outside hitter, started playing volleyball in first grade and hasn’t looked back sin...

Grenadier Volleyball Drops First Match of Season

The Grenadier volleyball team celebrates after taking the third set against the defending national champions from Lindsey Wilson College. The Grenadiers would go on to lose the match 3-1. Photo by Tamar Kelly.

Samuel Murphy, Sports Director

September 5, 2018

IU Southeast hosted the defending national champions and No. 4 ranked Blue Raiders from Lindsey Wilson College in the Grenadiers’ toughest match of the young 2018 season. On Tuesday, Sept. 4, the Grenadiers (7-1) entered the match as unbeatens and off to the team’s best start of Eric Brian...

A Guide to the 2018-19 Men’s and Women’s Tennis Squads

Junior Sam Venter sets up a backhanded return in a Spring 2018 match. Venter is one of four juniors who Epkey believes will lead the men's team this season.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

September 4, 2018

Entering his sixth season as head coach of the IU Southeast tennis program, Joe Epkey knows a thing or two about winning at the collegiate level. From earning GLVC Freshman of the Year honors at the University of Southern Indiana to winning a MAC regular season championship at Ball State — both of which as a player — Epkey is familiar with how a tennis pro...

IU Southeast rolls Stillman (Ala.) 84-66

Joe Jackson, senior forward, jumps toward the basket for a dunk against Ohio Christian. Jackson is one of the nation’s best defensive players, leading NAIA Division II in both total blocks and blocks per game.

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

March 8, 2018

March 8 — The Grenadiers took care of the Stillman (Ala.) Tigers 84-66 to advance to the second round of the NAIA Division II men's basketball tournament. Senior forward, Joe Jackson, led the team in both points (20) and tied as the leader in assists (5). Senior forward, Cody Young, led the way...

IU Southeast basketball goals pass inspection

According to Williams, the IU Southeast gym passed the inspection and is able to open to full court access.

Les Abbott, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

Last Saturday, Feb. 20, spectators witnessed a bizarre ending to IU Southeast’s men’s basketball team’s senior day. During half time warm-ups, opposing team Carlow’s seven foot center, John LeGrande, went up and dunked on the right side of the goal. As he continued to hang on the rim, he...

Grenadiers blow past Alice Lloyd

Sophomore guard Annie Thomas bring the ball up the court. The Grenadiers would go on the win by the score of 78-55.

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2016

On Jan. 30, 2016, the IU Southeast Women’s Basketball Team defeated Alice Lloyd by a score of 78-55, extending their winning streak to three. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore guard Annie Thomas with 22 points and six assists and senior forward Mary Dye added an additional 19 points and 12 rebounds...

Grenadiers lose another conference game

Junior guard Demetrius Stanton sets up the offense in the first half.

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 Clinch Regular Season Title on Senior Day

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Blake Stewart, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2015

The IU Southeast softball team clinched the KIAC regular season title in a senior day, double-header sweep against Rio Grande. It’s the third straight regular season title for the Grenadiers under head coach Joe Witten. In game one of the double-header, sophomore pitcher Jessica Leanhart, got the nod for ...

Grenadiers end regular season on high note

Head coach Robin Farris addresses his team during a timeout in the Grenadiers 67-61 win on Senior day.

Blake Stewart, Staff writer

February 24, 2015

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team clinched the 2nd seed in the KIAC South Division Sunday afternoon in the Activities Building after beating the Eagles of Midway College. On Senior day, the Grenadiers honored senior guard Heather Wheat, and senior guard Megan Cureton, as the two played their...