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  • PREVIEW: Otters wrap up homestand with Sunday DH

    PREVIEW: Otters wrap up homestand with Sunday DH

    Sunday, June 25 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-06-25 18:33:22 GMT
    (Source: Evansville Otters)(Source: Evansville Otters)

    The Evansville Otters will wrap up a six-game homestand on Sunday with a doubleheader against the Southern Illinois Miners, starting at 4:05 p.m. with game one. Sunday is also Family Day at Bosse Field.

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    The Evansville Otters will wrap up a six-game homestand on Sunday with a doubleheader against the Southern Illinois Miners, starting at 4:05 p.m. with game one. Sunday is also Family Day at Bosse Field.

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  • Yamaguchi's heroics win game for Otters

    Yamaguchi's heroics win game for Otters

    Saturday, June 24 2017 11:42 PM EDT2017-06-25 03:42:33 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    The Evansville Otters looked to extend their winning streak to five opening up their three game series against the Miners at Bosse. Copyright 2017 WFIE. All rights reserved.

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    The Evansville Otters looked to extend their winning streak to five opening up their three game series against the Miners at Bosse. Copyright 2017 WFIE. All rights reserved.

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  • Man gets crying LeBron James tattoo on leg

    Man gets crying LeBron James tattoo on leg

    Saturday, June 24 2017 1:52 AM EDT2017-06-24 05:52:39 GMT
    Saturday, June 24 2017 2:24 AM EDT2017-06-24 06:24:29 GMT

    The man is a big fan of Michael Jordan, so he decided on the tattoo after constantly hearing James being compared to Jordan.

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    The man is a big fan of Michael Jordan, so he decided on the tattoo after constantly hearing James being compared to Jordan.

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  • 3 USI Athletes Earn Academic All-America Honors

    3 USI Athletes Earn Academic All-America Honors

    Friday, June 23 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-06-23 22:45:26 GMT
    (USI)(USI)

    The University of Southern Indiana landed three student-athletes on the CoSIDA Academic All-All-America Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track & Field teams Thursday.

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    The University of Southern Indiana landed three student-athletes on the CoSIDA Academic All-All-America Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track & Field teams Thursday.

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  • Series opener against Miners postponed

    Series opener against Miners postponed

    Friday, June 23 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-06-23 21:15:27 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    Friday’s Riley Children’s Foundation Princess and Superhero Night between the Southern Illinois Miners and Evansville Otters has been postponed due to wet field conditions. With the postponement, the Miners and Otters will open the series Saturday at 6:35 p.m. as Evansville celebrates 125 years of Deaconess and the game will feature a postgame fireworks show.

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    Friday’s Riley Children’s Foundation Princess and Superhero Night between the Southern Illinois Miners and Evansville Otters has been postponed due to wet field conditions.

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  • Aces Swimming & Diving earns CSCAA honors

    Aces Swimming & Diving earns CSCAA honors

    Friday, June 23 2017 5:13 PM EDT2017-06-23 21:13:14 GMT

     For the first time in the 95-year history of the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) more than 700 teams have received Scholar All-America recognition.

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     For the first time in the 95-year history of the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) more than 700 teams have received Scholar All-America recognition.

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  • PREVIEW: Otters open series against Miners Friday

    PREVIEW: Otters open series against Miners Friday

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-06-23 20:18:15 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    The Evansville Otters host the Southern Illinois Miners in a three-game series at Bosse Field, starting Friday at 6:35 p.m. Friday is also Riley Children’s Foundation Princess and Superhero Night.

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    The Evansville Otters host the Southern Illinois Miners in a three-game series at Bosse Field, starting Friday at 6:35 p.m. Friday is also Riley Children’s Foundation Princess and Superhero Night.

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  • Riley Kids to be honored during Otters 'Riley Children's Foundation Princess & Superhero Night'

    Riley Kids to be honored during Otters 'Riley Children's Foundation Princess & Superhero Night'

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-06-23 20:16:40 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

     First pitch is at 6:35 p.m. and that will be thrown by Riley Kid, Brody Englehardt. Eight other Riley Kids will also be base buddies and get to run out on the field during player introductions before the game.

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     First pitch is at 6:35 p.m. and that will be thrown by Riley Kid, Brody Englehardt. Eight other Riley Kids will also be base buddies and get to run out on the field during player introductions before the game.

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  • 76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

    76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:11:32 GMT
    Friday, June 23 2017 12:55 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:55:00 GMT

    The Philadelphia 76ers have put the next phase of The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz.

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    The Philadelphia 76ers have put the next phase of The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz.

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  • Otters complete sweep of Grizzlies

    Otters complete sweep of Grizzlies

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:30 PM EDT2017-06-23 03:30:55 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)
    The Evansville Otters completed the first sweep of the season, beating the Gateway Grizzlies 6-2 in front of 1,536 at Bosse Field Thursday. Evansville went scoreless through the first three innings, but inconsistent pitching by the Grizzles allowed the Otters to take control. Gateway took an early lead when Jack Hranec hit a solo home run in the second, giving the Grizzlies a 1-0 lead. The Otters took a 4-1 lead in the fourth. Back-to-back walks to Lance Montano and Taylor Hillson...More >>
    The Evansville Otters completed the first sweep of the season, beating the Gateway Grizzlies 6-2 in front of 1,536 at Bosse Field Thursday. Evansville went scoreless through the first three innings, but inconsistent pitching by the Grizzles allowed the Otters to take control. Gateway took an early lead when Jack Hranec hit a solo home run in the second, giving the Grizzlies a 1-0 lead. The Otters took a 4-1 lead in the fourth. Back-to-back walks to Lance Montano and Taylor Hillson...More >>
  • Evansville Otters outfielder finds his groove

    Evansville Otters outfielder finds his groove

    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:06 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:06:23 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    The Evansville Otters are starting to become known for their power house offense this season, with everyone doing their job at the plate. One second year guy, outfielder Jeff Gardner has really gotten into his groove. Gardner leads the team in RBI's and home-runs.

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    The Evansville Otters are starting to become known for their power house offense this season, with everyone doing their job at the plate. One second year guy, outfielder Jeff Gardner has really gotten into his groove. Gardner leads the team in RBI's and home-runs.

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  • Grizzlies vs Otters

    Grizzlies vs Otters

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-06-22 03:15:34 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    With wins in 4-of-their-last-5, the Evansville Otters are back above .500, and back in second place in the Frontier League West. In a rare midweek matinee, they looked to stay in the groove in game two with Gateway Wednesday afternoon. 

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    With wins in 4-of-their-last-5, the Evansville Otters are back above .500, and back in second place in the Frontier League West. In a rare midweek matinee, they looked to stay in the groove in game two with Gateway Wednesday afternoon. 

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  • Ellis Park media day

    Ellis Park media day

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:04 PM EDT2017-06-22 00:04:06 GMT

    With the start to the race season just two weeks away, Ellis Park rolled out its annual Media Day Tuesday afternoon.

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    With the start to the race season just two weeks away, Ellis Park rolled out its annual Media Day Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Aces men add another Lithuanian big man

    Aces men add another Lithuanian big man

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-06-21 23:56:53 GMT
    Another native of Lithuania has joined the University of Evansville men’s basketball program as Purple Aces head coach Marty Simmons has announced the signing of Dainius Chatkevicius to a Grant-in-aid to begin playing at UE this season. “Dainius is a big, athletic forward that we are excited to add to our team,” Simmons said.  “He is a strong, physical player who will give us some good depth inside.” Chatkevicius, a 6-8 forward from Klaipeda, L...More >>
    Another native of Lithuania has joined the University of Evansville men’s basketball program as Purple Aces head coach Marty Simmons has announced the signing of Dainius Chatkevicius to a Grant-in-aid to begin playing at UE this season. “Dainius is a big, athletic forward that we are excited to add to our team,” Simmons said.  “He is a strong, physical player who will give us some good depth inside.” Chatkevicius, a 6-8 forward from Klaipeda, L...More >>
  • Otters edge Gateway

    Otters edge Gateway

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:54 PM EDT2017-06-21 23:54:00 GMT
    Behind seven scoreless innings from starter Hunter Ackerman, the Evansville Otters beat the Gateway Grizzlies 1-0 Wednesday afternoon in front of 1,855 at Bosse Field on Texas Roadhouse Day Camp Day. The game was a classic pitchers’ duel between Ackerman and Gateway’s Alec Kisena. Both offenses were scoreless through six innings before the Otters broke through with the game’s only run in the bottom of the seventh. The Grizzlies began the frame by going to the bull...More >>
    Behind seven scoreless innings from starter Hunter Ackerman, the Evansville Otters beat the Gateway Grizzlies 1-0 Wednesday afternoon in front of 1,855 at Bosse Field on Texas Roadhouse Day Camp Day. The game was a classic pitchers’ duel between Ackerman and Gateway’s Alec Kisena. Both offenses were scoreless through six innings before the Otters broke through with the game’s only run in the bottom of the seventh. The Grizzlies began the frame by going to the bull...More >>
  • Summer Camp Day with the Otters

    Summer Camp Day with the Otters

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 6:44 PM EDT2017-06-21 22:44:05 GMT
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    Wednesday was Summer Camp Day with the Evansville Otters.

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    Wednesday was Summer Camp Day with the Evansville Otters.

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  • Cubs shut out Padres

    Cubs shut out Padres

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-06-21 03:16:19 GMT
    Anthony Rizzo hit another leadoff home run to help Mike Montgomery get his first win of the season in the Chicago Cubs' 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.      Rizzo homered on the second pitch from Jhoulys Chacin (6-6) and was the third leading off in seven games since Rizzo was moved to the top of the order by manager Joe Maddon. In those seven games, he is 6 for 6 with a walk to open the first inning.      It also extended his hitt...More >>
    Anthony Rizzo hit another leadoff home run to help Mike Montgomery get his first win of the season in the Chicago Cubs' 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.      Rizzo homered on the second pitch from Jhoulys Chacin (6-6) and was the third leading off in seven games since Rizzo was moved to the top of the order by manager Joe Maddon. In those seven games, he is 6 for 6 with a walk to open the first inning.      It also extended his hitt...More >>
  • Cards ignite in extras, crush Phillies

    Cards ignite in extras, crush Phillies

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-06-21 03:14:37 GMT
    Yadier Molina and Tommy Pham both homered in a seven-run 11th inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-1 on Tuesday night.      Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double off Casey Fien after Edubray Ramos (0-5) started the inning with two walks. Molina and Pham followed with homers as the Cardinals had their biggest output of the season in an inning.      Fien gave up both homers and then a single to Chad Huffman and double to C...More >>
    Yadier Molina and Tommy Pham both homered in a seven-run 11th inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-1 on Tuesday night.      Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double off Casey Fien after Edubray Ramos (0-5) started the inning with two walks. Molina and Pham followed with homers as the Cardinals had their biggest output of the season in an inning.      Fien gave up both homers and then a single to Chad Huffman and double to C...More >>
  • Otters double up Gateway

    Otters double up Gateway

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:53 PM EDT2017-06-21 02:53:25 GMT
    The Evansville Otters won the series opener 6-3 against the Gateway Grizzlies Tuesday behind three doubles from Dane Phillips and seven strong innings from Max Duval on the mound. The Otters’ victory was a balanced effort between offense and starting pitching. After two scoreless innings, the Otters scored in the bottom of the third with an RBI single from Josh Allen that scored Manny De Jesus. Evansville's offense would pick back up in the fifth with three more runs. Four O...More >>
    The Evansville Otters won the series opener 6-3 against the Gateway Grizzlies Tuesday behind three doubles from Dane Phillips and seven strong innings from Max Duval on the mound. The Otters’ victory was a balanced effort between offense and starting pitching. After two scoreless innings, the Otters scored in the bottom of the third with an RBI single from Josh Allen that scored Manny De Jesus. Evansville's offense would pick back up in the fifth with three more runs. Four O...More >>
  • KWC names new golf coach

    KWC names new golf coach

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:29:46 GMT
    The Kentucky Wesleyan College Department of Athletics is pleased to announce the hiring of Ken Badylak as the Head Coach of the Men’s and Women’s Golf programs beginning in July of 2017.  Badylak comes to Wesleyan after spending nine years at Saint Joseph’s College of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. “We are very excited to have Ken join the Panther family,” noted Director of Athletics Rob Mallory.  “He brings a wealth of knowledge and ...More >>
    The Kentucky Wesleyan College Department of Athletics is pleased to announce the hiring of Ken Badylak as the Head Coach of the Men’s and Women’s Golf programs beginning in July of 2017.  Badylak comes to Wesleyan after spending nine years at Saint Joseph’s College of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. “We are very excited to have Ken join the Panther family,” noted Director of Athletics Rob Mallory.  “He brings a wealth of knowledge and ...More >>
  • Annual 'Dust Bowl' tournament tips-off at the C.K Newsome Center

    Annual 'Dust Bowl' tournament tips-off at the C.K Newsome Center

    Monday, June 19 2017 10:28 PM EDT2017-06-20 02:28:12 GMT
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    A week-long basketball tournament tipped off in Evansville on Monday.

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    A week-long basketball tournament tipped off in Evansville on Monday.

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  • Downtown businesses prep for more customers from WWE Monday Night Raw

    Downtown businesses prep for more customers from WWE Monday Night Raw

    Monday, June 19 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-06-19 21:35:26 GMT
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    Thousands of WWE fans made their way to the Ford Center for Monday Night Raw Live.

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    Thousands of WWE fans made their way to the Ford Center for Monday Night Raw Live.

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  • Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

    Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

    Monday, June 19 2017 2:26 AM EDT2017-06-19 06:26:28 GMT
    Monday, June 19 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-06-19 20:00:02 GMT

    The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue.

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    The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue.

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  • Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

    Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

    Sunday, June 18 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-06-18 17:03:48 GMT
    Monday, June 19 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-06-19 06:32:35 GMT

    Players are on the course for the final round of the U.S. Open in blustery conditions at Erin Hills.

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    Players are on the course for the final round of the U.S. Open in blustery conditions at Erin Hills.

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  • Otters and Wild Things postponed by rain

    Otters and Wild Things postponed by rain

    Sunday, June 18 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-06-19 03:26:51 GMT
    (Source:Evansville Otters)(Source:Evansville Otters)

    The Evansville Otters and Washington Wild Things suspended play in the series finale after two innings on Sunday due to heavy rain in the forecast. The game will resume when the Wild Things visit Bosse Field in July.

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    The Evansville Otters and Washington Wild Things suspended play in the series finale after two innings on Sunday due to heavy rain in the forecast. The game will resume when the Wild Things visit Bosse Field in July.

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  • AP source: 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

    AP source: 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

    Sunday, June 18 2017 1:13 AM EDT2017-06-18 05:13:30 GMT
    Sunday, June 18 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-06-19 03:16:51 GMT

    Philadelphia and Boston have agreed in principle on a trade where the 76ers would acquire the chance to take Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press.

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    Philadelphia and Boston have agreed in principle on a trade where the 76ers would acquire the chance to take Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press.

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  • Despite loss, Jasper Wildcats still proud

    Despite loss, Jasper Wildcats still proud

    Sunday, June 18 2017 9:29 PM EDT2017-06-19 01:29:43 GMT
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    It has been 24 hours since the Jasper Wildcats fell to South Bend St. Joseph four-nothing in the 3A State Championship game at Victory Field in Indianapolis, and although it was not the outcome they wanted, no one can take away the season they had.

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    It has been 24 hours since the Jasper Wildcats fell to South Bend St. Joseph four-nothing in the 3A State Championship game at Victory Field in Indianapolis, and although it was not the outcome they wanted, no one can take away the season they had.

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  • The Latest: Koepka wins US Open title

    The Latest: Koepka wins US Open title

    Sunday, June 18 2017 1:23 PM EDT2017-06-18 17:23:54 GMT
    Sunday, June 18 2017 8:35 PM EDT2017-06-19 00:35:38 GMT
    Tom Kite looks back on windy final round in 1992 at Pebble Beach.More >>
    Tom Kite looks back on windy final round in 1992 at Pebble Beach.More >>
  • Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev to win light heavy rematch

    Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev to win light heavy rematch

    Sunday, June 18 2017 12:03 AM EDT2017-06-18 04:03:28 GMT
    Sunday, June 18 2017 1:35 PM EDT2017-06-18 17:35:51 GMT

    Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev in eighth round to win light heavyweight rematch.

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    Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev in eighth round to win light heavyweight rematch.

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