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Shaw leads girls CC to semistate

Led by regional champion Brenna Shaw, the New Palestine girls cross country team clinched a repeat trip to the cross country semistate. Shaw won the individual regional title with a run of 18:31.8 – winning by 6.1 seconds over the runner-up – leading the Dragons to a second-place finish at Saturday’s Rushville regional. The Dragons

Volleyball falls in sectional thriller

The New Palestine volleyball team dropped a thrilling 18-25, 25-16, 25-18, 24-26, 15-12 match to Lawrence North in Saturday’s 4A sectional semifinal at Cathedral. The Dragons finish the season with a 23-8 mark. Kaelyn Armstrong had a double-double with 10 kills and 12 digs. She also tallied two blocks and three aces. Jesi Hall had

Football picks off Delta in season finale

The final quarter of the New Palestine Dragons’ football regular season was a microcosm of the previous eight weeks.  Facing adversity, the Dragons found a way to overcome in a 28-21 victory over Delta Friday at Kelso Stadium.  The Dragons stopped Delta twice in the red zone in the game’s closing minutes to seal the

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Friday football preview: Dragons vs. Delta

The final Friday of the regular season is here as the New Palestine Dragons take on the Delta Eagles in a matchup of 6-1 teams. Both teams enter the game ranked in the top 10 of the IFCA coaches poll in their respective classes. The winner clinches at least second place in the HHC. Game

Girls cross country repeats as sectional champ

The New Palestine girls cross country team won its second straight sectional title Saturday by the slimmest margin possible, beating Franklin Central 48-49. The Dragons clinched their second straight sectional and third in five years in the race at Mt. Vernon. Dragons runners took the top two spots, with Brenna Shaw claiming the individual sectional

GIrls soccer falls in sectional final

The New Palestine girls soccer team dropped a 3-0 decision to Mt. Vernon in Saturday’s sectional championship game at East Central. The Dragons conceded two first-half goals – the second on a late penalty kick – and one in the second half. The Dragons finish the season with a 10-7 record.

Red Rage dominates in 28-0 victory

The New Palestine “Red Rage” defense was again dominant Friday in a 28-0 football victory over host New Castle. The Dragons held the host Trojans to 153 total yards – including just 23 yards after the first quarter – and forced three turnovers in posting their second straight shutout and third of the season. Friday

Girls soccer advances to sectional final

The New Palestine girls soccer team beat Richmond 3-0 Thursday to advance to Saturday’s sectional championship game. The Dragons will face Mt. Vernon at 2 p.m. Saturday at East Central. Allie Blum, Lexi Baynes and Emmy Giddens each scored for the Dragons, while Anna Luker chipped in two assists. Whitney Miller and Grace Hasenkamp shared

Volleyball falls in regular season finale

The New Palestine volleyball team dropped a 25-20, 23-25, 25-15, 25-20 decision Thursday at Mt. Vernon. The Dragons finish the regular season 23-7. They next play either Warren Central or Lawrence North in the Oct. 17 sectional semifinal at Cathedral.