While Rossville’s varsity girls basketball team hasn’t accumulated the win total they would have liked this regular season, the Hornets are putting their current 3-18 record behind them next Tuesday when they travel to Clinton Prairie to play their first round sectional opponent Sheridan (12-5).

CJ Geheb came up big for Rossville’s varsity boys basketball team on Saturday night when he went 9-9 from distance, giving the Hornets the win over Frankfort, 85-73. The win over Frankfort is the sixth in a row for Rossville.

A 13-game losing streak was snapped Wednesday night when Frankfort’s varsity girls basketball team traveled to county rival Rossville and took the Hornets to the wire in a 34-32 victory.

Rossville’s varsity boys basketball team traveled to Central Catholic on Saturday night in a matchup that ended with the Knights putting together a 28 point second half and burying the Hornets with a 61-47 final.

Rossville’s varsity girls basketball team began their season on the road Thursday night when they traveled to Delphi for a Hoosier Heartland Conference matchup that ended in defeat, 33-24.


Rossville’s varsity volleyball team won a highly contested matchup against Clinton Prairie on Saturday evening, 3-2, and clinched their first sectional championship since 2014.

Rossville’s varsity volleyball team knocked off Fountain Central on Saturday morning in a semifinal sectional round, 3-0. With the win, Rossville advanced to the championship match later in the evening against county rival Clinton Prairie.

Clinton Prairie’s varsity volleyball team hosted county rival, Rossville on Thursday evening in a match that went down to the wire with the Gophers coming from behind for their 16th win this season.


Clinton Central’s varsity baseball team clinched the school’s first sectional title since 2005 on Monday evening when they defeated Rossville High School, 6-2.

Rossville’s varsity softball team was ousted from tournament play on Thursday night in the sectional championship, falling short against the Sheridan Blackhawks with a final of 15-5.

The Clinton Central boys golf team shot a season-low 396 to win the Hoosier Heartland Conference title on Saturday at Deer Track Golf Course. It is the first conference championship by the Bulldogs boys golf team since 1992.

Rossville’s varsity baseball team hosted Clinton Prairie on Friday evening in a game that picked up where they left off after a rain delay on April 23 halted the contest. With the game at 8-2 in favor of the Hornets, Rossville kept their foot on the gas in the remaining innings and defeated …

Frankfort’s varsity track team won convincingly on Saturday when they hosted the Clinton County Coed Track and Field Meet. The Hot Dogs finished with a team score of 178.5 while Clinton Prairie came in second with 110.5. Clinton Central and Rossville rounded out the final two with 102 and 95…


The Hornets fell behind early by roared back for a 10-9 victory over the Bulldogs in Tuesday county-rivalry softball game at Rossville.

LAPEL – Rossville’s boys basketball team took care of its first-round regional opponent in the #10 ranked Rochester Zebras on Saturday afternoon with a final of 47-30. With the win over Rochester, Rossville knocked off two consecutive top-ranked teams after defeating 15th ranked Carroll High…

VEEDERSBURG – Rossville’s boys basketball team advanced to its second consecutive sectional title game on Friday night after a 65-47 drubbing of the Seeger Patriots.


VEEDERSBURG – Rossville’s boys basketball team played from behind for the vast majority of the sectional championship on Saturday until a clutch 3 from Kaleb Del Real sunk the Carroll Cougars, capturing the Hornets’ second sectional title in a row with a final of 45-44.

The Rossville boys basketball team put on a defensive showcase on Thursday night, traveling to Clinton Prairie and holding the Gophers to a season-low in scoring while taking the contest in the county rivalry in the process.

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.

The Rossville boys basketball team made pivotal plays down the stretch and pushed their winning streak over Taylor to seven seasons with a 59-55 win over the Titans in Friday's conference showdown at Rossville.

The Rossville boys basketball team traveled to Western Boone on Wednesday where they took on a Stars team that had yet to play a game this season due to Coronavirus restrictions. The Hornets took the opposition’s best shot as Western Boone scored 31 second-half points to make the contest. Ul…

In a country rivalry matchup on Tuesday night, undefeated Clinton Prairie traveled to Rossville seeking their fourth win in a row. The Gophers left with just that and then some, holding the Hornets to single-digit scoring in every quarter along with just 29% shooting from the field en route …

The Rossville girls basketball team earned a 44-35 win over the Western Boone Stars on Tuesday night at Rossville.

Marley Roberts, setter for Rossville, reached 1,000 career assists on Tuesday, Sept. 15 during a game against Clinton Central. Reaching the 1,000 assist milestone is quite the accomplishment for anyone who reaches it, but especially as a sophomore setter in her second year leading the Hornets.

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.

Back on the field after missing the last two weeks, the Clinton Central football team put together a 44-38 win over the Frontier Falcons on Saturday at Michigantown.

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 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…

When Rossville senior basketball player Dirk Shaw heard from his coach last Friday that the Hornets’ Saturday regional game with Wapahani was postponed by the IHSAA due to COVID-19, he immediately thought of the end of his high school career.

When Rossville senior basketball player Dirk Shaw heard from his coach last Friday that the Hornets’ Saturday regional game with Wapahani was postponed by the IHSAA due to COVID-19, he immediately thought of the end of his high school career.

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.

Rossville’s regional boys basketball game in Lapel against Wapahani and all other high school tournament games were postponed by the IHSAA on Friday with Hornet head coach Cory Dunn not expecting games to resume and saying his team was devastated by the news.

Rossville prepared for its first boys basketball regional since 2015 this week with developments surrounding the COVID-19 virus providing a damper on involvement for fans.

With a Class 2A sectional championship on the line and under 10 seconds to play, Rossville put the ball in senior Dirk Shaw’s hands on Saturday night against Western Boone. He wasn’t the first option to shoot, but he saw an opening from the left elbow and took it.

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.

Rossville got a combined 34 points from Dirk and Damon Shaw on Tuesday night to advance past Carroll, 63-58, in the opening round of the Western Boone Class 2A Boys Basketball Sectional.

Frankfort pulled out a 74-67 overtime win in boys basketball at Delphi Friday to end their regular season with a 6-16 record.

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…

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.

Rossville used a big second half to beat visiting Delphi, 78-58, in boys basketball on Friday, with the win somewhat avenging last season’s upset to the Oracles in the sectional.

Clinton County athletes playing winter sports collegiately are going into the homestretch of their seasons in the coming weeks. Here’s brief overviews of this year’s campaigns for those the Times know about.