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Quarantine Self-Improvements

A closer look at the new IUS Athletics logo, part of the renovation to the Activities Building's basketball court.
IUS Athletic Department underwent renovations to Activities Building, Koetter Sports Complex during semester shutdown
September 16, 2020

On March 16, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced its decision to cancel all spring sports for the 2020 season amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. While the cancellations brought...

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.
IUS baseball sweeps Eagles despite snow and cold
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,...

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.
IUS baseball split home opener with William Penn
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...

Grenadiers Baseball Hope to Build on Historic Run

John Cecil, senior right-handed pitcher, warms up from the stretch at practice.
Last season, the Grenadiers were one game short of the NAIA World Series, but this season, it’s eyes on the prize
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...

Grenadiers Baseball: New Year, New Team

Junior pitcher Alex Shoettmer in delivery to the plate.
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...

The Mental Fatigue Factor

A look into how student athletes deal with the stress of juggling big time sports and big time classes.
March 21, 2016

Pitcher Chris Kemp said sometimes athletes can be their own biggest obstacles. He said it’s easy for them to overthink when on the field. “It’s easy in baseball to go get inside your own head,”...

IUS athletes take on new challenges

Mary Dye, IUS Basketball
March 21, 2016

Playing college sports usually means student athletes play four years of one sport before graduation. Here at IU Southeast, things can be a little different. The next two semesters will have senior...

One man, two sports

One man, two sports
October 15, 2015

This year, senior Jordan Thompson will step onto the hardwood court to finish out his collegiate basketball career. After that, he will then stand atop of the white rubber slab that is approximately 60...

Out with staying in, in with getting out

Waterfront park, located between the John F. Kennedy (Interstate 65) and George Rogers Clark Memorial (Second Street) bridges.
March 30, 2014

That moment when the weather begins to change is a breath of fresh air for all those who spent the winter wishing for an early spring. Though cold winter has taken its time in leaving, the new season...

Take me out to the ballgame

March 10, 2013

For people like me, there are only two seasons: winter and baseball season. As a Hoosier, I will always have a passion for basketball, but my true love is baseball. Even though the Super Bowl is probably...

Reds ready to rival for championship title

September 30, 2012

Late in the ninth inning, Aroldis Chapman stands on the mound and sends a 99 mph fastball toward the Dodgers’ Hanley Ramirez. Ramirez sends a bouncer straight into the mitt of second baseman Brandon...

Grenadiers conquer Concordia in doubleheader

March 18, 2011

The Grenadiers edged out Concordia University, 3-2, in the first game and returned to sweep the second game, 12-4, in a doubleheader game at IU Southeast on March 12. After a week of rain, flooded...

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