HHC announces 2022 All-Conference football team

Thirty-three players from all eight Hoosier Heritage Conference schools highlight the 2022 All-HHC football team. Conference champion New Palestine has nine members, while sectional champion Yorktown and HHC runner-up Mt. Vernon have five each. Third-place Greenfield-Central also had five All-HHC selections.

New Palestine’s Kyle Ralph and Yorktown’s Mike Wilhelm, who led their teams to sectional championships, were named Co-Coaches of the year.

2022 All-HHC football


  • OL: Brayden Flener, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • OL: Kyler Grill, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • OL: Thomas Wood, Sr., New Palestine
  • OL: Sam Mossoney, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • OL: Jackson New, Sr., Yorktown
  • WR: Isaiah Thacker, Sr., New Palestine
  • WR: Kolton Nanko, Sr., Yorktown
  • WR: Eli Bridenthal, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • WR: George Burhenn, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • WR: Quintin Boatright, Sr., New Castle
  • QB: Mason Moulton, Jr., Yorktown
  • QB: Daniel Tippit IV, Sr., New Palestine
  • RB: Grayson Thomas, Jr., New Palestine
  • RB: Jalen Thomas, Jr., Yorktown
  • RB: Andrew Zellers, Sr., Greenfield-Central


  • DL: Hunter Wallace, Sr., Delta
  • DL: Brad Allen, Sr., Greenfield-Central
  • DL: Tyler Kimberly, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • DL: Michael Thacker, Jr., New Palestine
  • LB: Jake Hinton, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • LB: Dylan Manor, Sr., Delta
  • LB: Kellen La Belle, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • LB: Jonathan Eberthart, Sr., New Castle
  • LB: Eli Hook, Sr., New Palestine
  • LB: Luke Wilhelm, Sr., Yorktown
  • DB: Cael Lux, Sr., Shelbyville
  • DB: Nolan Souders, Jr., Pendleton Heights
  • DB: Daniel Thacker, Sr., New Palestine
  • DB: Blaine Nunnally, Sr., New Palestine
  • DB: Brevan Thrine, Sr., New Castle
  • DB: Kirk Knecht, Jr., Greenfield-Central


  • K: Brendan Tanksley, Sr., New Palestine
  • P: Justin Beeler, Sr., Pendleton Heights

2022 Football Standings

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HHC announces 2022 all-conference volleyball team

Five players from Class 4A state runner-up Yorktown and three from conference runner-up New Palestine headline the 2022 All-Hoosier Heritage Conference volleyball team.

The Tigers went 34-3 this season. Coach Stephanie Bloom was named the conference Coach of the year. The 15-player team is selected by a vote of the HHC coaches.

2022 All-HHC volleyball team

  • Olivia Morris, Jr., Delta
  • Camaya Murry, Sr., Delta
  • Mya Grigsby, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • Elizabeth Gee-Weiler, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • Ella Young, Jr., New Castle
  • Isabella Gizzi, Sr., New Palestine
  • Reagan Kleiman, Sr., New Palestine
  • Honour Mallory, Sr., New Palestine
  • Ramsey Gary, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • Mikala Ross, Jr., Pendleton Heights
  • Addi Applegate, So., Yorktown
  • Emilee Hill, Sr., Yorktown
  • Gretchen Moore, Sr., Yorktown
  • Addi Rains, Jr., Yorktown
  • Charlotte Vinson, So., Yorktown

2022 Volleyball Standings

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HHC announces 2022 all-conference boys tennis team

The Hoosier Heritage Conference has announced the 2022 All-HHC boys tennis team.

Seven schools are represented on the team. Four HHC schools – Delta, Mt. Vernon, New Castle and Shelbyville – won sectional titles. Delta and New Castle also each won regional championships.

All-HHC singles

  • Adam Koon, Jr., Mt. Vernon*
  • Trent Alfrey, Sr., New Castle*
  • Moses Haynes, So., New Palestine*
  • Dalton Royal, Jr., Delta
  • C.J. Michalek, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • Aidan Asher, Sr., Shelbyville

All-HHC doubles

  • Riley Bratton, Sr./Colin McCrady, Sr., Delta*
  • Ethan Darby, Sr./Raphael Sabijon, Sr., Yorktown*
  • Robbie Moore, Jr./Bryndan Wylie, Fr., Mt. Vernon
  • Sam Underhill, Sr./Braylon Cornwell, Jr., New Castle

*-unanimous selection

Coach of the Year: Tim Cleland, Delta

2022 Boys Tennis Standings

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Co-champs Bears, Tigers lead 2022 HHC softball team

Members of co-Hoosier Heritage Conference champions Shelbyville and Yorktown lead the 2022 All-HHC softball team.

The Golden Bears placed four players on the team, while the Tigers placed three. Both teams finished 6-1 in HHC play this season and were among four teams who won 20 or more regular season games. Third-place New Palestine placed three players on the team, while fourth-place Pendleton Heights had four on the 20-player team. Eleven of the honorees were seniors.

Yorktown’s Jeremy Penrod was named Coach of the Year.

Yorktown and Shelbyville each won their first HHC titles since 2016, when the two teams shared the title with New Palestine.

2022 All-HHC softball

  • Kate Penrod, Sr., SS, Delta
  • Ella Redman, Sr., 3B, Greenfield-Central
  • Megan Wineinger, Sr., 2B, Greenfield-Central
  • Graci Hines, Fr., P, Mt. Vernon
  • Easton Wampler, So., C, Mt. Vernon
  • Hannah Essert, Sr., 3B, New Castle
  • Aglaia Rudd, Jr., 3B, New Palestine
  • Allie Blum, So., SS, New Palestine
  • Alaina Miller, Sr., 2B, New Palestine
  • Kieli Ryan, Sr., C., Pendleton Heights
  • Khloee Gregory, Sr., SS, Pendleton Heights
  • Caroline DeRolf, Sr., 1B, Pendleton Heights
  • Kiah Hubble, So., OF, Pendleton Heights
  • Karissa Hamilton, Sr., C/OF, Shelbyville
  • Kylee Edwards, Jr., SS, Shelbyville
  • Cheyenne Eads, So., P, Shelbyville
  • Addi Stieneker, Fr., 3B, Shelbyville
  • Alanah Jones, Sr., P/OF, Yorktown
  • Macie Dowd, Sr., 1B/P, Yorktown
  • Caitlyn Laferny, So., P/OF, Yorktown

2021 softball standings



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Marauders win 2022 HHC boys track title

The Mt. Vernon Marauders repeated as the Hoosier Heritage Conference boys track and field champion, tallying 183 points to beat runner-up Delta by a 60-point margin.

The Marauders had eight individual champions. George Burhenn won both hurdles races. Samuel Wilson won the 3200, Tristan Trevino the 800 Keagan La Belle the pole vault and Andres Langston the 400. Burhenn, Wilbert Jones, Trevino and Langston won the 4×400, while Joseph Blagrave, William Morris, Daylon King and Trevino won the 4×800.

Delta’x 4×100 relay of Brayden Stanley, Johnathan Chimbanda, Abram Stitt and Quinn Backus set a new HHC record with a time of 43.34.

Delta had two double-individual champions. Backus swept the 100 and 200, while Stitt won both the high jump and long jump. Yorktown’s Mason Moulton was also a double-winner, taking both the shot put and discus. Luke Harber won the 1600 for the Tigers. All of the individual champions were from MV, Delta and Yorktown.

Individual champions

  • 100: Quinn Backus, Delta, 11.08
  • 200: Quinn Backus, Delta, 22.49
  • 400: Andres Langston, Mt. Vernon, 49.93
  • 800: Tristan Trevino, Mt. Vernon, 1:57.67
  • 1600: Luke Harber, Yorktown, 4:29.79
  • 3200: Samuel Wilson, Mt. Vernon, 9:55.26
  • 110H: George Burhenn, Mt. Vernon, 15.30
  • 300H: George Burhenn, Mt. Vernon, 39.70
  • 4×100: Delta (Brayden Stanley, Johnathan Chimbanda, Abram Stitt, Quinn Backus), 43.34
  • 4×400: Mt. Vernon (George Burhenn, Wilbert Jones, Tristan Trevino, Andres Langston), 3:26.38
  • 4×800: Mt. Vernon (Joseph Blagrave, William Morris, Daylon King, Tristan Trevino), 8:14.18
  • HJ: Abram Stitt, Delta, 6-5
  • PV: Keagan La Belle, Mt. Vernon, 14-0
  • LJ: Abram Stitt, Delta, 22-9.5
  • SP: Mason Moulton, Yorktown, 48-10
  • Disc: Mason Moulton, Yorktown, 156-7


2022 Boys Track & Field Standings

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Dragons win 2022 girls track title

The New Palestine Dragons clinched the 2022 Hoosier Heritage Conference girls track and field championship Tuesday, May 10 at Mt. Vernon, using three individual champions and their depth to win a close four-way meet.

The Dragons won their ninth title overall and their fourth in the last five HHC meets. They were led by champions Rylee Hurst (400), Sydney Miller (discus) and Quin Lumbley (shot put).

NP tallied 115.33 points. Greenfield-Central (105.5) was second, Delta (98) third and defending champion Mt. Vernon (92.83) fourth.

Delta’s Nicki Southerland was a three-event winner, claiming the titles in the 800, 1600 and 3200. Greenfield-Central’s Kayana Maroska won two events – the 200 and 100 hurdles. She led the Cougars to five individual titles, joining Savannah Lake (100), Reagan Crouch (300H) and Madelyn Mies (pole vault).

Yorktown’s Paige Taylor was also part of three victories. She won the high jump and teamed with Mya Spangler, Paige Brooks and Brooke Miles to win both the 4×100 and 4×400.

Individual HHC champions

  • 100: Savannah Lake, Greenfield-Central, 13.00
  • 200: Kayana Maroska, Greenfield-Central, 26.03
  • 400: Rylee Hurst, New Palestine, 1:01.13
  • 800: Nicki Southerland, Delta, 2:15.49
  • 1600: Nicki Southerland, Delta, 4:57.46
  • 3200: Nicki Southerland, Delta, 11:21.28
  • 100H: Kayana Maroska, Greenfield-Central, 15.84
  • 300H: Reagan Crouch, Greenfield-Central, 47.60
  • HJ: Paige Taylor, Yorktown, 5-0
  • PV: Madelyn Mies, Greenfield-Central, 8-0
  • LJ: Kendra Keesling, Delta, 16-0
  • SP: Quin Lumbley, New Palestine, 40-2
  • Disc: Sydney Miller, New Palestine, 130-2
  • 4×100: Yorktown (Mya Spangler, Paige Taylor, Paige Brooks, Brooke Miles), 51.73
  • 4×400: Yorktown (Mya Spangler, Paige Brooks, Brooke Miles, Paige Taylor) 4:14.00
  • 4×800: Mt. Vernon (Alexandra Overshiner, Lydia Carrell, Emma Gasiorek, Morgan Tharp 9:56.68.

2022 Girls Track & Field Standings


2022 HHC Girls Track & Field Results

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HHC announces 2021-22 All-Conference boys basketball team

Twelve players, representing all eight HHC schools, lead the 2021-22 All-Hoosier Heritage Conference boys basketball team.

HHC champion Mt. Vernon was represented by two players, while fellow sectional champion Yorktown was represented by A.J. Dunn. The team was chosen by a vote of the eight HHC coaches.

Daniel Cox of New Castle was named Coach of the Year after leading the Trojans to a runner-up finish and a 5-2 league record.

The team includes the HHC’s leading scorer, Shelbyville’s Oliver Sandman (20.5 ppg), top rebounder Ian Stephens of New Palestine (9.7 rpg) and assists leader Blaine Nunnally of New Palestine (4.3 apg).

2021-22 All-HHC boys basketball

  • Neil Marshall, Sr., Delta
  • Dylan Moles, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • Amhad Jarrard, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • Armon Jarrard, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • Gavin Welch, Jr., New Castle
  • Dawson Scott, Sr., New Castle
  • Ian Stephens, Jr., New Palestine
  • Steele Brasfield, Sr., New Palestine
  • Blaine Nunnally, Jr., New Palestine
  • Jamison Dunham, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • Oliver Sandman, Jr., Shelbyville
  • A.J. Dunn, Jr., Yorktown

Coach of the Year: Daniel Cox, New Castle

2021-22 Boys Basketball Standings

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HHC announces 2021-22 all-conference girls basketball team

Two players from Hoosier Heritage Conference champion Pendleton Heights and three from sectional champion Mt. Vernon highlight the 2021-22 All-Hoosier Heritage Conference girls basketball team.

The All-Conference team features the league’s top six scorers – New Palestine’s Isabella Gizzi (20.5 ppg), Shelbyville’s Kylee Edwards (17.2 ppg), New Castle’s Maddy Meek (16.5 ppg), Pendleton Heights’ Kaycie Warfel (15.7 ppg), Greenfield-Central’s Chaney Brown (15.5 ppg) and NP’s Alaina Miller (14.6 ppg). It also features conference assists leader Abi Rosenkrans of Pendleton Heights (3.2 apg). Gizzi also led the conference in steals (3.1 spg).

The 13-player team includes players from all eight HHC schools. It is comprised of five seniors, four juniors, two sophomores and two freshmen.

Pendleton Heights’ Chad Cook was named Coach of the Year after leading the Arabians to their first conference title since 2018.

2021-22 All-HHC girls basketball

  • Abby Rouse, Jr., Delta
  • Chaney Brown, Fr., Greenfield-Central
  • Ellery Minch, So., Mt. Vernon
  • Maddie Swingle, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • Shay Shipley, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • Emma Hart, So., New Castle
  • Maddy Meek, Sr., New Castle
  • Isabella Gizzi, Jr., New Palestine
  • Alaina Miller, Sr., New Palestine
  • Abi Rosenkrans, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • Kaycie Warfel, Fr., Pendleton Heights
  • Kylee Edwards, Jr., Shelbyville
  • Amari Wright, Jr., Yorktown

Coach of the Year: Chad Cook, Pendleton Heights

2021-22 Girls Basketball Standings

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Cougars, Marauders win 2021-22 swimming titles

The Greenfield-Central girls scored 503 points to win the Hoosier Heritage Conference swimming and diving title, while Mt. Vernon scored 350.5 points to hold off Delta (336) to win its second straight boys title.

G-C had two quadruple-winners – Mary Ellen Stratman (200MR, 400FR, 100 fly, 100 back) and Norah Johnson (200MR, 400FR, 100 free, 100 breast). G-C’s Alyssa Osborn won three events (200MR, 400FR, 200 IM). Pendleton Heights’ Grace McKinney was a double-winner (200FR, 200 free).

In the boys meet, Yorktown’s Gannon Crosser won three events (200MR, 50 free, 100 back), as did Mt. Vernon’s Matthew Garey (200 IM, 100 breast, 200FR). Yorktown’s Henry Ko (500 free, 200MR) and MV’s Brady Gray (200FR, 100 free) won two events each.

G-C’s Emily Logan (girls) and Delta’s Laura Seibold-Caudill (boys) were named HHC Coaches of the Year.

HHC champions

  • Diving: Madelyn Heineman, Pendleton Heights, 331.55
  • 200MR: Greenfield-Central (Alyssa Osborn, Norah Johnson, Mary Ellen Stratman, Rachel Stutz), 1:01.54
  • 200 free: Grace McKinney, Pendleton Heights, 1:59.40
  • 200 IM: Alyssa Osborn, Greenfield-Central, 2:14.18
  • 50 free: Karissa Hamilton, Shelbyville, 24.82
  • 100 butterfly: Mary Ellen Stratman, Greenfield-Central, 1:00.10
  • 100 free: Norah Johnson, Greenfield-Central, 55.48
  • 500 free: Lylah Hutson, New Castle, 5:16.41
  • 200FR: Pendleton Heights (Jaima Link, Mallory Gentry, Sophie Kaster, Grace McKinney), 1:44.04
  • 100 backstroke: Mary Ellen Stratman, Greenfield-Central, 1:00.84
  • 100 breaststroke: Norah Johnson, Greenfield-Central, 1:06.29
  • 400 FR: Greenfield-Central (Rachel Stutz, Mary Ellen Stratman, Alyssa Osborn, Norah Johnson, 3:44.09)


  • Diving: Kien Dalton, Greenfield-Central, 431.40
  • 200MR: Yorktown (Gannon Crosser, Sam Brumley, Henry Ko, Dray Caldwell), 1:43.84
  • 200 free: Tyler Harker, Shelbyville, 1:49.90
  • 200 IM: Matthew Garey, Mt. Vernon, 2:02.14
  • 50 free: Gannon Crosser, Yorktown, 21.98
  • 100 butterfly: Juan Gonzalez-Gallego, Shelbyville, 53.79
  • 100 free: Brady Gray, Mt. Vernon, 49.01
  • 500 free: Henry Ko, Yorktown, 4:57.79
  • 200FR: Mt. Vernon (Brady Gray, Ethan Murphy, Caleb Strege, Matthew Garey), 1:33.11
  • 100 backstroke: Gannon Crosser, Yorktown, 54.62
  • 100 breaststroke: Matthew Garey, Mt. Vernon, 1:01.75
  • 400 FR: Delta (Eli Arnold, Zachary Baty, Brayden Bowman, Brad Shue), 3:22.84

2021-22 Girls swimming and diving standings


2021-22 Boys swimming and diving standings


2021-22 Swimming and Diving full results

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HHC announces 2021 All-Conference football team

Thirty-two players have been selected to the 2021 All-Hoosier Heritage Conference football team.

The team is led by six players from HHC champion Mt. Vernon and seven from runner-up New Palestine. Both teams won sectional championships this season. Third-place Greenfield-Central had six selections. Mt. Vernon’s Vince Lidy was named HHC Coach of the Year.

2021 All-Hoosier Heritage Conference football


  • OL: Hunter Wallace, Jr., Delta
  • OL: Brayden Flener, So., Greenfield-Central
  • OL: Ian Moore, So., New Palestine
  • OL: Sam Morrisey, Jr., Pendleton Heights
  • OL: Jackson New, Jr., Yorktown
  • WR: Rashawn Street, Sr., Greenfield-Central
  • WR: Ashden Gentry, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • WR: Kyle Gabbard, Sr., New Castle
  • WR: Kolton Nanko, Jr., Yorktown
  • QB: Gehrig Slunaker, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • QB: Damon Hockett, Sr., New Palestine
  • RB: Andrew Zellers, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • RB: Keagan La Belle, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • RB: Grayson Thomas, So., New Palestine


  • DL: Ben Morris, Sr., Delta
  • DL: Brad Allen, Jr., Greenfield-Central
  • DL: Ray Wells, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • DL: Derek Lowder, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • LB: Spencer Johnson, Sr., Greenfield-Central
  • LB: Max Hayse, Sr., Mt. Vernon
  • LB: Je Eberhart, Jr., New Castle
  • LB: Eli Hook, Jr., New Palestine
  • LB: Gus Walling, Sr., New Palestine
  • LB: Dresden Roberts, So., Pendleton Heights
  • DB: George Burhenn, Jr., Mt. Vernon
  • DB: Brevan Thrine, Jr., New Castle
  • DB: Blaine Nunnally, Jr., New Palestine
  • DB: Jake Ehrgott, Sr., Pendleton Heights
  • DB: Adam Morrow, Sr., Yorktown


  • K: Brendan Tanksley, Jr., New Palestine
  • P: Brady Durnell, Sr., Greenfield-Central

Coach of the Year: Vince Lidy, Mt. Vernon

2021 Football Standings



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