The Horizon

Saddened by professional sports stars’ behaviors

IUS Horizon

March 2, 2011

It seems like every week there is a new sex scandal or incident of infidelity filling up the news. Much to my dislike, more and more of these scandals have been popping up in professional sports over the last few years. I will never understand why people in the spotlight think they will get away w...

NCAA consistent with inconsistency

IUS Horizon

January 24, 2011

As a sports fan, I sincerely hope the NCAA’s New Year’s resolution was to make better decisions in 2011. The 2010 year was filled with controversy and highly questionable rulings which seemed to pile up on the NCAA. It is safe to say the word to describe the NCAA in 2010 is inconsistent. The m...

Grenadiers neutralize Patriot offensive, earn first victory of season

IUS Horizon

November 14, 2010

The IUS Women’s Basketball team defeated St. Catharine College for their first win of the season, 66-52, on Nov. 10 in the Activities Building. The Grenadier’s home-opener was a game of defense and low-scoring by both teams. The win brings the Grenadiers to 1-2 for the season. “I was happy with a lot of areas tonight,” Robin Farris...

Grenadiers cede lead, lose first game at buzzer

IUS Horizon

November 6, 2010

The IUS Men’s Basketball team lost its season opener 85-83 in dramatic fashion against St. Catharine College on Nov. 2 in the Activities Building. The Grenadiers had a 21-point lead at halftime and lost the game on a last-second shot by the Patriots. “It was a good test to prepare us for the end o...

Contractor hits gas line; leak quickly repaired

IUS Horizon

October 24, 2010

The New Albany Fire Department was called to IU Southeast because a gas line was hit behind the Koetter Softball Sports Complex. On Oct. 20, a subcontractor working for Insight Communications was running fibers on the telephone poles and drilling an anchor for each pole where the lines were  placed. Aro...

Lady Trailblazers cut through Grenadiers

IUS Horizon

October 24, 2010

The IUS Women’s Basketball team had its first scrimmage of the season against visiting Vincennes University on Oct. 20 in the Activities Building. The scrimmage consisted of two 20-minute halves, with a five-minute halftime. Vincennes University won both halves by a score of 38-22 in the first half and 42-30 in the s...

Yarr! Blue Raiders swab deck with Grenadiers

IUS Horizon

October 18, 2010

The IUS Volleyball team was defeated by Lindsey Wilson College in a dramatic four set match on Tuesday, Oct. 12, in the Activities Building. The Grenadiers lost their final home match for the season 19-25, 25-21, 15-25 and 28-30. The loss drops IU Southeast to 14-11 for the season. “I think that we came in thinking we were going to win this game be...

Grenadiers bring down Mighty Oaks

IUS Horizon

October 9, 2010

Despite facing adversity, the IUS Volleyball team defeated Oakland City University on Oct. 5 in the Activities Building. The Grenadiers lost Lindsey Ragland, sophomore right-side hitter, due to illness and hospitalization just two hours before the match. Despite the unexpected lineup change, the Grenadiers defeated t...

Flag football breeds competition, comraderie

IUS Horizon

October 9, 2010

The IUS Intramural Flag Football League gathered to play its second week of games on Oct. 2. This year, the Intramural Flag Football League has 13 men’s teams, four co-ed teams and three women’s teams. Perry Brown, head of intramural sports and fitness center coordinator, started the Intramural Flag Foo...

Grenadiers lose match, snap win streak

IUS Horizon

October 3, 2010

IUS Volleyball’s nine-game win streak came to end on Tuesday, Sept. 28, after being defeated by Campbellsville University. The Grenadiers lost to the Tigers in three straight sets, 25-9, 25-23 and 25-17. The loss drops IU Southeast to 10-8 for the season. “I am not really sure what our reason is for this game,” Lesley Drury-Prather, IUS Volleyball ...

We’re streaking: Grenadiers win sixth straight

IUS Horizon

September 25, 2010

The IUS Volleyball Team defeated rival Spalding University for its sixth straight win on Sept. 21 in the Activities Building The Grenadiers defeated the Golden Eagles in three straight sets, 25-20, 25-21 and 25-12. After starting the season 1-7, the Grenadiers have fought back and won six straight, bring...

Grenadiers roar past Panthers

IUS Horizon

September 18, 2010

The IUS Volleyball Team defeated Kentucky Wesleyan University for its first home win on Monday, Sept. 13, in the Activities Building. The Grenadiers lost a close first set, 25-22, but pushed back by winning the next three, 25-10, 25-17 and 25-18. “I don’t know what they were doing the first ...