In a Sagamore Conference rematch of a lopsided Tri-West Bruins victory in early December, the Frankfort Hot Dogs put together their most complete game of the season to beat the Bruins, 96-75, in the opening round of the Class 3A Sectional 25 at Case Arena in Frankfort.
In a year marred by virus restrictions and roadblocks, it was business as usual for 126-pound junior Elijah Anthony as he entered the IHSAA Wrestling State Finals on Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Frankfort junior Elijah Anthony earned a regional championship at the 126-pound weight class while Clinton Central sophomore Cael Albaugh took second place at the 182-pound weight class Saturday at the Frankfort Regional Tournament. Both local wrestlers advance to Saturday’s semi-state tourn…
A sluggish start to the third quarter allowed Monrovia to open the game up and go on to defeat the Frankfort girls basketball team, 52-37, in the opening round of the Class 3A Sectional 25 at Lizton.
Frankfort’s Elijah Anthony and Clinton Central’s Cael Albaugh earned individual championships as all four Clinton County schools competed in the Frankfort Sectional Tournament on Saturday inside Case Arena.
The Sagamore Conference and Hoosier Heartland Conference announced their all-conference teams last month with selections such as Frankfort’s Riley Goodnight making first team and Demi Freeman from Rossville.
In the consolation game of the Lady Hot Dog Tourney, the Hot Dogs came out from the tip and controlled both sides of the floor to cruise to a 65-43 third-place finish Saturday in Case Arena.
A slow start by Frankfort along with a nearly flawless first quarter from Twin Lakes ultimately doomed the Hot Dogs in its 72-63 loss Friday evening in Case Arena. The Frankfort boys basketball team has now lost three consecutive contests.
The Clinton Central Bulldogs held serve on Thursday night in a girls varsity matchup against county rival Frankfort with a final of 62-32. While both teams played an even game in the first half, it was Clinton Central who came out with a consistent effort on the defensive end in the second h…
In its home opener, the Frankfort boys’ basketball team played host to the Carroll Cougars, a team that has found itself without answers against the Hot Dogs for the past two seasons. This season was no different with the Hot Dogs thwarting the Cougars, 63-51, on their way to the second win …
The Frankfort Hot Dogs hosted their home opener on Thursday night against Central Catholic in the first game of Frankfort’s 2020-2021 girls basketball season. What played out by the time of the final buzzer was a 56-28 shellacking by the Knights, handing Frankfort their first loss of the season.
Frankfort faced a tough challenge in sectional football action Friday when they traveled to face its perennial rival, the Lebanon Tigers – a team that has held the Hot Dogs scoreless over the previous three years and outscored them 233-39 in the past four. And like the previous three years, …
Frankfort fell 45-12 to an undefeated Warriors team Friday night at Danville. The Warriors got out to a fast start scoring on its first three possessions – and doing so without taking much time off of the clock.
Though their teams did not advance, a trio of Clinton County golfers qualified for the regional tournament after turning in strong individual performances at Friday’s sectional at Coyote Crossing Golf Club in West Lafayette.
For the first time since 2012, the Frankfort girls soccer team won its Lady Hot Dog Invitational on Saturday at Frankfort High School. After defeating county rival Rossville, 13-0, in the first round, the Hot Dogs earned a 4-2 win over the Tri-Central Trojans in the championships game.
The Frankfort boys soccer team improved to 4-2 on the season and 2-0 in the Sagamore Athletic Conference with a 10-0 win over the North Montgomery Chargers on Thursday night in Linden.
Through the uncertainty of the novel coronavirus pandemic, high school football made its return in Clinton County on August 21. In a clash of county rivals, the Clinton Central Bulldogs earned a 20-16 win over the Hot Dogs on Friday night in Frankfort.
The Clinton Central girls golf team won a closely contested Clinton County Tournament, edging out Rossville for the county title on Saturday at Frankfort Commons Golf Course.
Four members of the 2020 All-County First Team were seniors who graduated just last month, long after the novel coronavirus pandemic halted the boys’ basketball playoffs in March just as the Rossville Hornets were preparing for a regional game. And the fifth member of the All-County First Te…
Jack Wilkins will graduate with the rest of Frankfort High School’s Class of 2020 this weekend. Less than a week after he crosses the stage and receives his diploma, he will leave Clinton County for Tiffin, Ohio, after recently signing to play baseball for the Tiffin University Dragons.
The postponement of the IHSAA boys basketball tournament last Friday affected one county school in Rossville, but all four are in limbo regarding the start of spring sports with schools closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Colton Crum finished his collegiate pole vaulting season on a high note with a second-place finish at the ACC Indoor Championships on Feb. 29 before the Notre Dame sophomore found out his outdoor track and field season would be canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.
Clinton Central Junior High beat visiting Frankfort Middle School in swimming on Thursday in likely the last school athletic event before the announcement of school closings and sporting event postponements due to COVID-19.
Frankfort almost pulled off its second comeback upset at the Greencastle Class 3A boys basketball sectional on Friday before falling 49-46 to North Montgomery in the first semifinal of the night.
Rossville will play sectional host Western Boone for a Class 2A boys basketball championship at 7:30 p.m. tonight after the Hornets topped Seeger, 55-39, in a semifinal on Friday night.
All four Clinton County schools still have their boys basketball state tournament hopes alive with games tonight after Frankfort and Rossville started things off strong with wins over Greencastle and Carroll on Tuesday.
Frankfort looked dead in the water after the first quarter trailing 17-4 to sectional host Greencastle on Tuesday, but they chipped away against the favored Tiger Cubs finally taking a lead in the fourth quarter and holding on for a 50-48 win.
With the boys basketball regular season finished last night, county teams can now turn their attention to sectional play with Frankfort and Rossville starting off things on Tuesday in their respective sectionals and Clinton Central and Clinton Prairie awaiting until Friday to see action afte…
Frankfort’s Braden Compton signed his letter of intent to play baseball for Grace College next year where he’ll have the opportunity to face several of his teammates from last season’s run to the regional championship game.
Sometimes life is unfair and Frankfort sophomore wrestler Elijah Anthony received that lesson as he lost a close 7-5 match to Avon’s Cheaney Schoeff in Friday’s first round of the state finals at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Clinton Central finished fifth and Frankfort ninth at Saturday’s Zionsville boys swimming sectional to finish both teams’ seasons with the host Eagles winning the team title with 553 points.
Clinton Prairie topped host Tri-Central, 55-33, on Friday to claim the Hoosier Heartland Conference boys basketball title outright with an undefeated conference season.
Clinton Central’s 200-medley relay team broke a school record and the Bulldogs’ Erik McCarty qualified for today’s Zionsville boys sectional finals in both events he swam at Thursday’s sectional preliminaries, while teammate Colton Payne did so in the 100 backstroke and Frankfort’s Tyler Har…
Frankfort sophomore wrestler Elijah Anthony will make his second trip to the state finals at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis tonight, but expects more than last year and to wrestle on Saturday despite getting likely the most unfavorable draw of any second-place finisher from a semistate.
Frankfort jumped out to an early 17-8 lead over visiting Carroll in boys basketball on Tuesday and finished for a 56-28 win in likely their most complete game of the season.
Rossville played visiting Northwestern close for three quarters in boys basketball on Tuesday before the Tigers pulled away in the fourth for a 62-44 win.