The Horizon

Grenadiers reloading for another chance at NAIA World Series

Head Coach Ben Reel and the IUS baseball infield gather around relief pitcher Owen Evans during game one of last Saturday's doubleheader against Rio Grande.

Brandon, Miniard

March 18, 2019

Note from the author: All stats and records are accurate as of 3/14/2019 Last season, the IU Southeast baseball team finished the year with a 41-14 record, their third straight season of 40-plus wins, winning their seventh River States Conference regular-season title in 11 years. They were eliminat...

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...

Grenadiers drop two of three to RedStorm

Head Coach Ben Reel and the IUS baseball infield gather around relief pitcher Owen Evans during game one of last Saturday's doubleheader against Rio Grande.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

Last Friday and Saturday both proved to be quite chilly at Koetter Sports Complex, the site of a three-game series between IU Southeast and the University of Rio Grande. The two-day affair was the first River States Conference matchup of the season for both sides. Game One Game one saw the Grenadiers send ...

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 open home season with a comeback win

Peyton Bledsoe fires a pitch during his relief appearance in game 2 of the Grenadiers' first doubleheader against William Penn University.
Photo by Brandon Miniard.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019

The IUS baseball team started by picking up victories against three schools ranked in the top 20 in NAIA, the University of the Cumberlands (19), Bryan College (15), and Campbellsville (14). They would follow that with a two game sweep of Huntington University in Westfield Indiana to start the year 5-3. ...

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...

Sydney Seger starts senior season with a historic bang

Sydney Seger loads herself up before hitting off a batting tee during batting practice

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019

Note from Author: Sydney Seger’s career stats are accurate as of February 15 The IU Southeast softball team started their 12th year of existence off on the right foot, sweeping a season-opening doubleheader at Alice Lloyd College. It was what happened late in the first game that made the start ev...

Josie Hockman joins the 1000 points club

Hockman lines up a pair of free throws from the Grenadiers game against Brescia Univeristy. Photo by Tamar Kelly

Jayla Rose, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2019

IU Southeast senior Josie Hockman is familiar with shooting her shot. Hockman has had a successful season hitting her 1000 points college career goal during the Grenadiers game against Asbury University earlier this month. “It felt good, it was a goal I wanted to reach being so close I figured I ...

Senior Night brings ups and downs for IU Southeast

(From left to right) Baylee Kreuger, IUS Pep Band senior Kristina Peter, Kelsi Scott, and Josie Hockman pose for pictures prior to the Grenadiers' game versus Brescia. Photo by Brandon Miniard

Brandon Miniard and John Renfrow

February 9, 2019

IUS Women’s Basketball Prior to the start of Thursday night’s home finale at the Activities Building, the IU Southeast women’s basketball team honored its trio of seniors, which include four-year players Josie Hockman and Baylee Kreuger, as well as senior transfer Kelsi Scott. “They’ve ...

Grenadiers rally past Asbury in fourth quarter

Senior Josie Hockman goes up for a fastbreak layup in the third quarter against Asbury. The field goal helped Hockman eclipse the 1,000 point mark for her career.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

Grenadiers vs. Eagles Coming into the fourth quarter against River States Conference rival Asbury on Saturday, Feb. 1, the IU Southeast women’s basketball team were down 49-39, having been the victim of a 13-5 third-quarter run by the Eagles. The lone bright spot during that span for the Grenadie...

Grenadiers can’t hold off Red Wolves comeback

Senior Josie Hockman tries to get around her defender in the second half against IU East

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

The IU Southeast women’s basketball team managed to turn the corner after starting 2019 in the midst of a six-game losing streak. Starting with Oakland City on Jan. 14, the Grenadiers would win four in a row, which brought their record to 12-10. With the momentum, they came into the Activities Building Saturda...

Grenadiers eye RSC title in 2019

Sydney Seger hits off a tee during batting practice at the Silver Street Park indoor facility in New Albany.

Brandon Miniard, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019

The 2018 season saw the IU Southeast softball team get off to a slow start, beginning the season 4-8 by March 9th. Once conference play began, the Grenadiers were able to straighten the ship, winning 20 of their final 24 games to finish the regular season with a 24-12 record. “I’ve always scheduled...