The Horizon

A Passion for The Game

Farris addressing his team during a timeout.

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Robin Farris has been the head coach of the IU Southeast women’s basketball team for 28 seasons. He has been the only women’s basketball coach IU Southeast has ever had. His love for the game came at a young age and has taken him all around the world. Farris said that, looking back to elementary...

The World of Esports

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

With the evolution of technology over the years, video games have evolved more than ever. When video games were first created back in 1958, there were never any major competitions going on for large sums of money. Fast forward to 59 years later and now there are major gaming tournaments going on for...

Republic Bank Sponsors IU Southeast Athletics

Republic Bank Sponsors IU Southeast Athletics

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

IU Southeast has officially signed a deal with Republic Bank to sponsor the IUS athletics department. Republic Bank will be the first-ever corporate sponsor for IU Southeast athletics. The bank will be known as “The Official Bank of IU Southeast Athletics.” Athletic Director, Joe Glover, said...

Grenadier Softball Preview

Grenadier Softball Preview

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

The IU Southeast softball team finished 34-19 last season with a 15-3 record in the River States Conference. Joe Witten is in his fifth season as head coach of the Grenadiers and is ready for another season. IU Southeast has many new faces this year but the new season brings  back seven players from...

Grenadier Basketball and The Road to The Championship

Bailey Sanders, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Since making the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics final four in 2013, the Grenadiers have experienced numerous injuries. Now, with a healthy group, head coach Wiley Brown has the current team off to a great start and is looking forward to the closing stretch of the season. The last...

IU Southeast men’s and women’s basketball teams kick off homecoming

IU Southeast men's and women's basketball teams kick off homecoming

Ashley Smith, staff reporter

November 9, 2016

As the band played, the people in the stands cheered and signs were waved, the excitement that filled the gym fueled the players to play hard at the IU Southeast homecoming game Nov. 5th. The women’s basketball team fell short by a score of 51-65 after they faced Cumberland University. Leaving their...

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

November 2, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against Brescia University on Tuesday, Nov. 1 for the team's senior day. This would be the last time that seniors Katie Fischer, Hannah Barker, and Mary Dye played in front of the home crowd for IU Southeast. This would also be the last conference game of the season...

IUS volleyball falls to Cincinnati Christian

Ashely Smith, staff reporter

October 31, 2016

The IUS women’s volleyball team went up against Cincinnati Christian University on Oct. 29. They were defeated 4 sets to 1, bringing their new record to 22-12. The first set the Grenadiers started off solid and ended with a four-point lead of 25-21. Until CCU caught up with the Grenadiers in the...

IUS falls to IU Kokomo

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 29, 2016

The IUS volleyball team participated in a double header on Saturday, Oct. 29th. The Grenadiers faced off against Indiana University Kokomo in the first game of the two. The Grenadiers fell short as they lost the match 0-3. This would be their second loss in a row and their third loss in the...

IUS volleyball downs Boyce

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 21, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Boyce College Bulldogs on Thursday, Oct. 20. The Grenadiers were able to take the match 3-0 and improve their record to 20-8 for the season. Senior and team captain Katie Fischer led the Grenadiers with 10 kills while freshman Lindsey Howell and...

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 19, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Asbury University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 18. The Grenadiers fell to the Eagles 2-3 making this their first conference loss of the season. The Grenadiers are now 19-8 for the season and 9-1 in conference play. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica...

Victory Over Midway Brings IUS Volleyball Win Streak to 12

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Midway University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 11. The Grenadiers took the match 3-0, bringing their win streak up to 12. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica Loftus with six kills and freshman Lindsey Howell with five. Senior Hannah Barker led the...