The Horizon

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

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...

Bringing the Team Together

Bringing the Team Together

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

In the history of sports, there are usually two types of teams. Teams with good coaches and teams with good players. However the truly special teams have managed to have both. Whether it has been a factor of a good coaching staff and having a group of players who are on the same page mentally, ...

Grenadiers win big on senior day

Grenadiers win big on senior day

Les Abbott, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2016

The IUS Women’s basketball team ended their regular season 14-14 (11-7 KIAC) after defeating Carlow University 94-65. This game was more than just a regular game. It was homecoming and senior day for the Grenadiers. The women’s basketball team honored two seniors before the game. Senior...

Grenadiers lose in extra time to KCU

Grenadiers lose in extra time to KCU

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

February 17, 2016

The IUS`s women’s basketball team lost to Kentucky Christian University (KCU) in overtime by a score of 86-79 on Tuesday night February, 16, 2016. During the course of the game, there were 14 ties and the lead changed 14 time throughout the game. “We played very well,” senior forward Mary...

Grenadiers extend losing streak to three

Grenadiers extend losing streak to three

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2016

The IU Southeast women`s basketball team fell to IU East by 20 points on Tuesday night, Feb. 9, 2016. During the course of the game, the Grenadiers never led. As the first quarter ended, the Red Wolves jumped out to a 18-8 lead. The Red Wolves kept up the pressure all game. They implemented...

Grenadiers lose to Eagles in thriller fashion

Grenadiers lose to Eagles in thriller fashion

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2016

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team fell short against the Asbury Eagles, losing in overtime by one point on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. IU Southeast never gained the lead against the Eagles, but kept it close the whole game. “I think we had a good game overall; we did some nice things,"...

Grenadiers blow past Alice Lloyd

Grenadiers blow past Alice Lloyd

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 dominate Midway University

Grenadiers dominate Midway University

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2016

On Jan. 26, 2016 the IUS women`s basketball team dominated Midway University, with a final score of 95-48. The Grenadiers started hot and stayed that way against Midway’s much smaller lineup. The first half finished with the Grenadiers sitting in a good spot to win the game. At the end of the...

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...

IUS women’s basketball preview

IUS women’s basketball preview

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2015

After the loss of a couple senior leaders from last season’s team and with the addition of a couple transfer students, the IUS women’s basketball team is preparing for the upcoming season. Entering his 27th season with the Grenadiers, head coach Robin Farris will look to improve off a 19-12 season...

The journey of Division I transfer Jocelyn Mousty

The journey of Division I transfer Jocelyn Mousty

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2015

IUS women’s basketball player Jocelyn Mousty recently transferred to IU Southeast from Texas Tech. This meant a transfer from an NCAA Division I school to an NAIA school. Mousty came from a small town in Fredericksburg, Indiana, so she’s no stranger to the area. She graduated from a small 2A...