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Dragons change classes in most sports

Several of the New Palestine athletic teams will change classes for the next two school years according to classes released by the IHSAA today. The new classes will take effect for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 school years. New Palestine has an enrollment of 1,094 students this year, which puts it on the borderline between Class

Curry named to North/South game

New Palestine senior Ryan Curry has been named to the South All-Star Team for the 2015 North-South All-Star Classic. The game will be played at 4 p.m. April 19 at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion. Curry averaged 21.6 points per game his senior year, and graduates as one of

Elsea’s runner-up finish leads gymnasts

Regan Elsea was the state runner-up on vault and third in the all-around, leading the New Palestine gymanstics team to a sixth-place finish at the IHSAA State Finals Saturday in Muncie. Elsea was second on the vault, turning in a 9.675 score, runner-up to Kylee Maxwell of Morgan Township, who scored a 9.85. She is

Hoopsters receive postseason honors

New Palestine basketball players have received several postseason honors after a 12-11, sectional runner-up season. Senior Ryan Curry was named to the Hoosier Basketball Magazine Top 60 list. He was also named the Hancock County Player of the Year and a member of the All-Hoosier Heritage Conference team. Curry graduates with 1,106 points and is

Dragons advance to sectional final

The New Palestine basketball team advanced to the sectional championship game at the Whiteland sectional, holding off a late rally to beat Greenwood 56-50. The Dragons are now 13-11 on the season and will face Franklin Central at 7 p.m. Saturday for the sectional title. The game broadcast will be available at Dragon Radio. NP

Boys basketball sectional weekend preview

Preview the semifinals/finals of the boys basketball sectional Click here for the full media preview/game notes Click to listen to New Palestine games live Class 4A Whiteland sectional Friday’s schedule: Franklin Central 78, Franklin 47 New Palestine 56, Greenwood 50 Saturday’s schedule: 7 p.m. New Palestine vs. Franklin Central Tickets: $6 Winner goes to: Seymour

Dragons win sectional opener

The New Palestine basketball team pulled away in the fourth quarter to a 57-52 victory over Center Grove in the sectional opener Tuesday night at Whiteland. In a back-and-forth game, the Dragons seized control at the start of the fourth quarter. Leading 42-40, Ryan Curry scored the period’s first seven points with three baskets and

Boys basketball sectional preview

Preview the Dragons’ boys basketball sectional game tonight vs. Center Grove Click here for the game notes/media preview Game info Dragons (11-11) vs. Center Grove (13-9) IHSAA Class 4A Whiteland sectional Site: Glenn Ray Gymnasium, Whiteland Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $6 (single-session), $10 (all-session), available at door Broadcast: Dragon Radio Winner goes to: Friday’s semifinal

Dragons Win on Senior Night!

On Friday night, the New Palestine Dragons honored the careers of five seniors in a ceremony before their basketball game against Greenwood.  When the game started the seniors were ready to defend their home court one last time.  The all-senior starting line-up helped NP gain a 20-18 lead over the Woodmen after one quarter.  After

Dragon boys basketball preview

Tonight, the Dragons will face Greenwood on Senior Night. Click here for the full 6-page preview Greenwood (3-18) at Dragons (10-11) Time: 6 p.m. (JV)/7:30 p.m. (varsity) Broadcast: Dragon Radio Promotions Senior Night: We will honor our senior cheerleaders, trainers, managers & our five senior basketball players: Alec Cook, Ryan Curry, Ben Farley, Taylor Hiland