The Horizon

Grenadiers Baseball Hope to Build on Historic Run

John Cecil, senior right-handed pitcher, warms up from the stretch at practice.

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018

The grit of a baseball diamond can go unnoticed to the average student. While the team and student body share one campus, the work success requires is often overlooked when stats are revealed, while the blood, sweat and tears linger in the minds of those who produced them. Ben Reel, IU Southeast base...

Basketball Bromance — A tale of two seniors

Joe Jackson, senior forward, yells out directions to the offense against IU Kokomo on Tuesday, Jan. 30.

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018

As the men’s basketball season at IU Southeast comes to a close, so does the dynamic duo of Demetrius Stanton and Joe Jackson’s seven-year stint of playing together on the hardwood. The two Grenadiers became allies as sophomores at Fern Creek High School, in Louisville, where the center-guard tande...

Coach Robin Farris Reaches the 500 Club

Coach Robin Farris, the newest member of the NAIA Division II 500 win club, reviews his notes for practice before the Grenadiers take the floor

John Renfrow, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018

Coming into the 2017-18 season, there were only three NAIA Division II active women’s basketball coaches with 500 wins or more. Roughly halfway through the season, there is now a fourth. Those coaches include Lori Culler of Huntington (Ind.), David Smalley of Rio Grande (Ohio), Jamie Sale of Morningsi...

Wiley Brown: A Coach with Credibility

Wiley Brown: A Coach with Credibility

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

It would be hard to find anyone on the IU Southeast campus that could match the accolades of Wiley Brown. The head coach of the men’s basketball team played two seasons in the NFL, played on the national championship basketball team in 1980 at the University of Louisville, where he also served 15 ...

Freshman athletes adjusting to college life

Freshman athletes adjusting to college life

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

College is one of the most difficult things in life to get settled into. Between school, work and social life, finding a balance and routine can be straining on new students. Adding practices, games and tournaments to the workload can only add to the stress. Schedules for freshmen student-athletes can ...

Women’s basketball team starts season with record-breaking win

Madi Woods, sophomore guard, takes a three-point shot over her defender against Simmons College.

Bailey Sanders, Content Editor

November 12, 2017

The women’s basketball team dished out a 104-point beat down to break the school record for margin of victory. The Grenadiers dropped their first two games of the season, one being on the road to Division I Southeast Missouri State University, before handling Simmons College of Kentucky 121-17 for th...

IUS Dominates in Homecoming week

Throughout the game, the Grenadiers pushed past the Bulldogs’ defense, enabling Deshawn Lewis, business management sophomore, to achieve a dunk.

Bailey Sanders, Content Editor

November 11, 2017

It was all wins on Saturday for the men’s and women’s basketball teams at the IU Southeast Homecoming. Before Saturday’s games, students and alumni gathered in the parking lot outside the gymnasium for a tailgate. The  tailgate included food and drinks, corn hole, a bubble truck, booths for so...

Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield

Chandler Cooper, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017

“July 16th was probably the hardest day of my life to get through,” said Santrel Farmer, freshman education major. During the summer of 2017, Farmer and his cousin, Tariq Jibreel Armour, packed for college and anticipated the next stage of their lives—a transition they often talked about as...

2017-2018 Men’s Basketball Preview

2017-2018 Men's Basketball Preview

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017

Balls bouncing on the hardwood, new shoes squeaking with every hard cut and the sweet sound of the ball swishing through the net can only mean one thing — basketball season is back at IU Southeast. The Grenadiers are coming off a 24-7 (16-2 in conference) season which included a regular season conference...

IU Southeast in the National Tournament

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

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IU Southeast Men’s Tennis Preview

IU Southeast Men's Tennis Preview

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

March 10, 2017

The IU Southeast men’s tennis team is coming off a 4-0 record in the fall season of 2016. One of the wins being against Bellarmine University who IU Southeast has not ever beaten in the school's history. Now it is time for the 2017 spring season. The Grenadiers have played six games so far this season. They ar...

Grenadiers Baseball: New Year, New Team

Junior pitcher Alex Shoettmer in delivery to the plate.

Jacob French, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2017

The IUS baseball team is  coming off a 43-15 2016 season, a school record for wins, including 27-1 in the then named Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Grenadiers started the 2017 season ranked 22 in the preseason NAIA coaches poll, including the number 1 ranking in the newly named R...