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IUS cancels all spring sports, extends student eligibility in response to COVID-19

IUS Baseball Junior Clay Woeste heads back to the Grenadier dugout after being picked off to end the fifth inning of game one of a doubleheader against Campbellsville University on March 4.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

April 1, 2020

On Tuesday, March 10, IU President Michael McRobbie announced that all Indiana University campuses would postpone face-to-face classes for two weeks after the Spring Break week of March 15 through 21 amidst growing concerns over the outbreak of COVID-19, more commonly known as Coronavirus. At the...

Grenadiers bounce back against Midway

IUS right-hander Jack Wohlert fires a pitch for a strike in the first inning of last Thursday's game versus Midway. Photo by Brandon Miniard.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2019

A cold snowy day at Koetter Sports Complex made for an interesting game last Thursday when the IU Southeast baseball hosted River States Conference rival Midway University in the first game of a two day, three-game series. The nine-inning affair was originally scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m., but snow...

Senior Danny Brescia is soaring to new heights, both on and off the field

Danny Brescia rounds third in the Grenadiers matchup with Bryan University. Photo courtesy of the IUS Athletics Department.

Clay Ables, staff reporter

March 4, 2019

Danny Brescia’s life inside the game of baseball has taken a few different routes. With his career starting in Mountain Home, Idaho, to the badlands of North Dakota, Daniel Brescia has found home at IU Southeast. Brescia, senior infielder, was an all-around athlete in Idaho. He played five sports u...

Grenadiers split first home doubleheader

Senior Emily Weiss fires a pitch for a strike in game 1 of the Grenadiers' first home doubleheader. Photo by Brandon Miniard.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 24, 2019

After starting the season with a two game sweep of Alice Lloyd last week, the IU Southeast softball team took to the Koetter Sports Complex for their first homestand of the year, starting with a doubleheader last Thursday against Cardinal Stritch University. Game 1 Game one saw the Grenadiers enjoy a 3-0 l...

Grenadiers fend off late Celtics run

Junior Madi Woods guards against a Carlow point guard in the first half of their 77-67 win over the Celtics.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team started 2019 in a less-than-desirable situation, beginning the new year in the midst of a 1-9 stretch that saw their overall record go from 7-1 to 8-10. Their only win during this cold stretch was against Miami-Hamilton (OH), which was due to the game being...

No Basketball; No Money

Rick Pitino, former University of Louisville head men's basketball coach, was fired prior to the 2017-2018 season amid another alleged recruiting scandal.
Photo courtesy of Charles Bertram, used under Tribune News Service license.

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

January 5, 2018

It could be an economic earthquake that could shake all of Louisville and the epicenter would be the KFC Yum! Center and the restaurants surrounding it. On Sept. 26, the FBI rocked the college basketball world with their investigation into college coaches being paid tens of thousands of dollars to push N...

IU Southeast in the National Tournament

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

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A Passion for The Game

Farris addressing his team during a timeout.

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Robin Farris has been the head coach of the IU Southeast women’s basketball team for 28 seasons. He has been the only women’s basketball coach IU Southeast has ever had. His love for the game came at a young age and has taken him all around the world. Farris said that, looking back to elementary...

Republic Bank Sponsors IU Southeast Athletics

Republic Bank Sponsors IU Southeast Athletics

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

IU Southeast has officially signed a deal with Republic Bank to sponsor the IUS athletics department. Republic Bank will be the first-ever corporate sponsor for IU Southeast athletics. The bank will be known as “The Official Bank of IU Southeast Athletics.” Athletic Director, Joe Glover, said...

Grenadier Softball Preview

Grenadier Softball Preview

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

The IU Southeast softball team finished 34-19 last season with a 15-3 record in the River States Conference. Joe Witten is in his fifth season as head coach of the Grenadiers and is ready for another season. IU Southeast has many new faces this year but the new season brings  back seven players from...

Grenadier Basketball and The Road to The Championship

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

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...

IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016

On Thursday September 8, the IUS women’s volleyball team lost last night to No. 2 ranked Lindsey Wilson 3 sets to 0. This puts IU Southeast’s season record at 4-6. After struggling in the first set with a score of 14-25 the lady Grenadier's came back stronger in the second set with a score of ...