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IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (10-9-17)

Student-athletes can shine in a variety of ways. It’s not always about touchdowns, points scored, or a fast time. In fact, it’s much more than that. How do you make a difference in your community? Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson did just that by contributing his first professional paycheck to the support staff of […]

Girls Soccer in Championship Game

The Championship Game for the Girls Soccer team will be at 2:00 and played at West Vigo H.S.

Football Sectional Draw

The Mustangs will host East Central in the first round of the IHSAA football sectional.  The game is on Friday, October 20 and will have a 7:30 start time.

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (10-2-17)

Playing sports can be rewarding and frustrating. It’s actually a microcosm of life. You will always be faced with challenges and trying to come up with solutions to solve those challenges. One thing is for sure: there will be more delayed gratification than most prefer. During your freshman and sophomore year, your progress takes patience […]

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (9-25-17)

How do you respond as an athlete when things aren’t going well for you? How do you act when you are demoted or you aren’t playing as much as you wish? Are you still happy to be a part of the team, or do you put yourself first and continue to think that you deserve […]

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (9-18-17)

Today, more than ever, it’s so important for the student-athlete to understand what is expected of them, both in the classroom and field of play, and want to accomplish those expectations. (There are so many outside influences by personal trainers, tutors and parents.) How well do you analyze your teachers and coaches? Do you know […]

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (9-11-17)

A wise coach once said that it’s just as tough to handle success as it is to handle failure. One current star, professional golfer Jordan Spieth, seems to understand the importance of humility in the midst of his success. When asked about the importance of humility in a recent Golf Digest article, Spieth replied by […]

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (9-4-17)

With the new school year in full bloom and fall sports taking shape, are you doing a good job of prioritizing what your goals are for this school year? Is it different than last year? What did you learn last year that is guiding your decision making so far this year? Having been in your […]

Fall Sports Starting Up

Fall sports teams have started practicing but it is not to late to join.  If you are interested in joining a team talk to the coach and get involved.  Have a great year!!!!

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (5-29-17)

The end of the school year is here. It’s hard to believe how fast it goes by. Each year at this time I talk about the importance of summer work-outs. Believe it or not, summer break is a time for hard work and also a time for rest and relaxation. I’ve heard it for years, […]

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