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Injured runner steps into new role

Injured runner steps into new role

Bradie Gray

September 17, 2014

  Nearly one year ago, Sarah Goffinet underwent thirteen hours of surgery after a nearly fatal car accident. Goffinet was following her mother home to Tell City after a shopping trip on November 1, 2013, when she collided with a flatbed truck carrying a utility tractor. She was trapped in th...

Women’s cross country team opens 2014 season

Bradie Gray

September 4, 2014

USI will host the Stegemoller Classic Friday at 6 p.m. at Angel Mounds. USI, Bellarmine University, Cedarville University, Frontier Community College, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Maryville University, McKendree University, Oakland City University, and Rend Lake College will all be competing in the classic.

Snowflake Derby brings mix of people

Snowflake Derby brings mix of people

Shannon Hall

January 15, 2014

Genevieve Perry started running at 71 and a half years old. “My cousin wanted me to sign up,” she said. “So, we started doing 5Ks. Then, he wanted to do 10Ks.” Perry, now 77, was one of the hundred participants in the 36th annual Snowflake Derby. Dressed in a pink visor and a pink jacket,...

This week in USI athletics

Zane Clodfelter

December 3, 2013

Guy posts top-10 finish as Eagles place 11th at NCAA meet Southern Indiana sophomore Johnnie Guy finished with a ninth-place showing at the NCAA II National Championships. No. 7 USI settled for an 11th-place finish out of 32 teams on the field. Guy, who becomes the Eagles' 18th cross country All...

Q/A with Madeline Kriz


Zane Clodfelter

October 18, 2013

Sophomore Madeline Kriz has already made an impact in her short time on campus. The Danville, Ky. native earned Academic All-GLVC honors in both cross country and outdoor track and field during her freshman campaign in 2012-2013. This fall, Kriz has been a reliable contributor to the Eagles success...

Big Man on Campus: Johnnie Guy Q&A

Big Man on Campus: Johnnie Guy Q&A

Meredith Harris

October 2, 2013

Johnnie Guy, a sophomore mechanical engineering student, is enjoying success on the course for the Eagles cross country team this fall. Guy transferred from Purdue to USI after the first semester of his freshman year and joined his brother, Josh, who was already a runner for the Eagles. Guy is The Sh...

Ready. Set. No.

Dennis Marshall

April 17, 2013

USI’s track and field has developed into one of the most competitive programs in the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC), but the lack of an on-campus facility could be hurting the team. The team finished third at the GLVC Indoor Championship, but there are still no plans to build an on-campu...

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