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Short-handed Stars gut out victory over Bronchos

BY WILL WILLEMS SPORTS EDITOR LAFAYETTE — The Western Boone girls basketball team wasn’t quite sure what to expect on Tuesday night when they opened up the season at Lafayette Jefferson. Not only was there major roster turnover from a season ago, but a couple of injuries left the Lady Stars with just six varsity players

Bruins pull away from Stars in second half

BY WILL WILLEMS SPORTS EDITOR DOVER — Although behind, the Western Boone football team was confident they could come back in the second half Friday night against fifth-ranked Tri-West in the sectional title game. The Stars trailed by five, but had led for most of the first 24 minutes. The second half was a different story.

WeBo carries momentum into sectional title clash

“We feel like we have a great shot to win. If our kids play fast and know their responsibilities and do their job, we will be right there…” BY WILL WILLEMS – SPORTS EDITOR DOVER — The Western Boone football team limped through the end of the regular season, losing three-straight games that say them drop from first

Stars look to rebuild after graduation losses

BY WILL WILLEMS SPORTS EDITOR DOVER — On the backs of a strong senior class, last year’ Western Boone girls basketball team advanced all the way to the regional final, coming up 16 minutes short of the semi-state. But with the loss of four starters to graduation and with junior point guard Taylor Vanderpool out while

Sagamore Conference Awards

Congratulations to all those athletes who made first team all-conference this fall in the Sagamore Athletic Conference.    

Western Boone blows past Edgewood, advances to final

BY JARRED MEEKS – FOR THE LEBANON REPORTER DOVER — Snow accompanied the Western Boone Stars as they faced the Edgewood Mustangs on Friday night at Western Boone for second round sectional play. The snow didn’t effect the Stars as they topped the visiting Mustangs 35-0. Riggs Baxter was able to show off his exceptional speed and strong

Lady Stars Parent – Daughter Basketball Clinic November 1st

The Western Boone Lady Stars Basketball Program is offering a 1-day Parent-Daughter clinic on Saturday November 1st from 8:30AM – 12:30PM for all girls in grades K-6 in Western Boone Community Schools.  The clinic will focus on fundamentals through skill instruction and drills, and parents will learn coaching points to use when working with their

Stars downed in regional by Brebeuf

BY WILL WILLEMS – SPORTS EDITOR INDIANAPOLIS — The start of Tuesday night’s regional against defending state champion Brebeuf Jesuit was exactly what the Western Boone volleyball team was looking for. The Stars led by as many as six in the opening set, and held a 20-16 lead late in the first stanza. But then things started to go