Wolf commits to run at Louisville

By Herald Staff

Spenser Wolf announced Tuesday on Twitter he intends to continue his running career at the University of Louisville.

The announcement comes after the Forest Park senior finished in ninth place Saturday in the state finals in Terre Haute. This is the second athlete in the county who has committed to run cross country and track recently after Jasper senior Andi VanMeter, who tweeted out her commitment Oct. 27.

Tickets On Sale

Heritage Hills is selling tickets to Friday night's sectional football championship starting Wednesday and lasting until Friday. Tickets are available in the main office at Heritage Hills High School from 9 a.m. through 2 p.m. for $6. Tickets can also be purchased the night of at the gate.

Forest Park boys basketball will not have reserved seating for the 2021-22 season, though it hopes to do so in 2022-23. General Admission seating is available, with numbers not limited this year. Those with an all-sports pass may present it at the game to get in.

The athletic department is selling a 10-Game General Admission Season Ticket for $40, which can be purchased there daily. Passes are also available from 5:30 p.m. through 7:30 p.m. in the Junior High Gym lobby on Nov. 11., while tickets at the gate is $5 per game.

Future Hoopers

The Tri-County YMCA is holding a co-ed six-week youth basketball program that teaches the YMCA'S 5 Core Values in Caring, Honesty Respect, Responsibility and Faith. The program is open to all current first and second graders, who will learn of shooting, dribbling, passing, defense and rebounding.

The program runs from Dec. 2 through Jan. 15, except for the week of Christmas, with practices 45 minutes long. Games will be held from 8:30-9:30 a.m., 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturdays, except for New Years Day, with the scheduled Jan. 1 games moved to Dec. 30.

The cost is $50 for YMCA members and $75 for non-members. The league is limited to 96 kids, with boys paired together in teams of eight, while girls will be paired in teams of six or seven. There will be player evaluations done at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. or 7 p.m. on Nov. 22, and kids must be pre-registered for a time and must attend to be eligible for Future Hoopers.

Registrations are until Nov. 19, which can be completed at tricountyymca.org, or brought or mailed to the YMCA. Call 812-367-2323 for any questions.

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