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    East Knox knocks off rival Trojans

    The East Knox Bulldogs girl’s basketball team won against one of its Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference rivals: the Centerburg Trojans, 45-27.

  • Geoff Cowles/News Highland’s Jordan Bellamy flies through the lane for a basket against visiting Cardington in a Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference boy’s basketball game Tuesday.

    Pirates shoot down Scots

    It was the hard and painful first steps that a young basketball team must take if they are going to grow at the varsity level.

  • Cody Strawser/News Danville’s Hunter Elliott (21) tries to work his way past Centerburg defender Landon Griffith during their Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference boy’s basketball game Tuesday at Centerburg. The Trojans used a strong second half to beat the Devils, 72-35.

    Second-half explosion propels Centerburg

    The Centerburg Trojans boy’s basketball team played a very dominant second half to beat the Danville Blue Devils in Knox-Morrow Athletic Conference action, 72-35.

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    Mount Vernon struggles in loss to Stallions

    The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets girl’s basketball team played tough, but ultimately lost in a game against the St. Francis DeSales Stallions 39-22.

  • Veterans set to lead Jackets

    The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets girl’s and boy’s swim teams have a wave of returners that are coming back to lead the teams to victory this season.

  • Cody Strawser/News Mount Vernon’s Jacob Burrell, top, tries to roll Jonathan Alder’s Josh Proper over during their 126-pound championship match Saturday at the Bad Apple Brawl. Burrell was one of five champions for the Jackets, who won the team title for the second straight year.

    Jackets dominate Bad Apple Brawl

    The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets wrestling team is looking strong at the beginning of their season with a win at its home wrestling tournament, appropriately named: the Bad Apple Brawl.