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Sophomore tennis player named KIAC Player of the Week

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April 11, 2010

The IUS men’s tennis team picked up their first individual award of the season following the week of March 29 when sophomore Kevin Sacksteder was named the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week. Sacksteder won both of his matches against Asbury College, winning with teammate Matt C...

Men’s tennis cruises past Asbury

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April 4, 2010

The IUS men’s tennis team defeated visiting Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponent Asbury College 7-2 on April 1. The Grenadiers faced off against Asbury University in three doubles matches and six singles matches. The Grenadiers won two of the three doubles matches and five of the si...

Pitcher battles injury bug during final season

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March 22, 2010

Most athletes start their senior season with high expectations and hopes of ending their playing career as a winner and going out on top. Kris Eschman, senior pitcher, has been the model of consistency for the pitching rotation during his previous three seasons. Eschman was at the top of total innings ...

CSF highlights importance

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March 14, 2010

A group of students gathered around a table set up outside of the IUS Bookstore to the sounds of Christian and country music playing from a laptop located at a table. The students were gathering to have the photo of their palm taken by the Christian Student Fellowship group of IU Southeast. The students...

Women’s basketball prepares for nationals

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March 7, 2010

March has arrived, and the IUS women’s basketball team is closing out one of their most successful seasons to date. IU Southeast will participate in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Division II National Championship Tournament in Sioux City, Iowa, from March 10 to 16. The Grenadiers ...

Intramurals program continues to add activities, participants

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February 28, 2010

Students looking to become active on campus at IU Southeast and have an itch to be competitive against fellow classmates outside the classroom have found their niche in IU Southeast Intramural Sports program. The IU Southeast Intramural Sports program has been expanding the last few years adding new activities and new faces with every activity added. Perry Brown, intramural coordinator, ...

Grenadier seniors sent out in style

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February 21, 2010

The IUS women’s basketball team closed out their 2010 home schedule and the careers of two seniors Vannessa Stauble, center, and Alisha Briner, forward, on senior night against Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponent Alice Lloyd, on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Alden Krausse, IUS junior forward, helped send the two seniors out with their last win in the Activities Buildin...

Women’s assistant coach in 18th season on sideline

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February 14, 2010

In 1992, Bernie Merkel, women’s basketball assistant coach, an IUS alumnus and former IUS basketball player, had been laid off from his employer. He was looking for a job to keep him busy and make some extra money while looking for his next career opportunity. Merkel returned to his former coach at I...

IUS sophomore enjoys her time as a Grenadier

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February 7, 2010

When Megan Murphy, psychology sophomore and forward for the women’s basketball team, set foot on the IUS campus she knew she had found the place she wanted to spend her next four years. Murphy is from Bloomington and is further from her hometown than any other player on the IUS women’s basketball team. "I liked the campus a...

Grenadiers remain undefeated in KIAC

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February 4, 2010

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team defeated visiting Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic conference opponent Midway College 94-69 on Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the Activities Building. With the win, IU Southeast improved their record to 13-7 and 6-0 in the KIAC. Midway’s record dropped to 6-14 and 2-2 in the KIAC. Whitney Duncan, IUS junior guard, led four IU Southeast pl...

Grenadiers continue KIAC win streak with victory over Berea

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January 27, 2010

The IUS women’s basketball team defeated visiting Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponent Berea College 71- 57 on Jan. 12, at the Activities Building. The win improved IU Southeast’s record to 11-7 and 5-0 in the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The loss dropped...

Annual event teaches students health awareness

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December 1, 2009

The Student Program Council held their annual How The Health Are You? event on Nov. 10 in the Hoosier Room and the hallway of University Center South. The SPC invited local health vendors from southern Indiana and Louisville to showcase what their companies have to offer to prospective IUS students. The...