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Winter sports review

Elijah Hudson and Joe Perry

March 10, 2020

Boys’ Basketball Delphi concluded their season with a total record of 9-14 and a conference record of 4-4. Senior Zach Townsend finished second in conference for both rebounds and steals per game. Sophomore Peyton Roth was second in conference for made threes in conference play. In the sectional...

The 411 on college hoops in Indiana

The 411 on college hoops in Indiana

Joe Perry, Editor

February 17, 2020

This season of college basketball has been a crazy one for teams located in the state of Indiana. The Evansville Acers made a splash to start the year by taking down #1 Kentucky on the road. From there, we have seen Purdue and IU battle through the tough Big Ten. We have seen Notre Dame lose by small m...

Oracles improve to 9-7 with homecoming win

Oracles improve to 9-7 with homecoming win

Joe Perry, Editor

January 27, 2020

On Saturday, Jan. 25, the Delphi Oracles (9-7) hosted the Winamac Warriors (6-9). After a thrilling, last-minute rally against Sheridan on Friday night, Delphi entered the game with a three game win streak. Meanwhile, Winamac was looking to steal a win on the road after a four-game home stand. In the ...

Mental health problems prevalent in professional sports

Mental health problems prevalent in professional sports

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

January 22, 2020

The members of sports leagues across the world amaze their viewers with displays of their athleticism and physical attributes. It’s easy to believe that these humans are not like the rest of us, that they are a step above. While physically this may be true, mentally they are like the rest of us. M...

NCAA and NBA seasons off to remarkable start

NCAA and NBA seasons off to remarkable start

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

December 16, 2019

The basketball season is young, but already it is shaping up to be one of the most exciting years yet, for both the NBA and the NCAA. Giants have fallen: some have regained their footing, while others are still spiraling downwards. In the NBA, six to eight teams have legitimate chances of winning the Larry O'...

Early takeaways of the new college basketball season

Early takeaways of the new college basketball season

Joe Perry, Editor

December 13, 2019

Quite simply, basketball is back in full swing. As the Lakers and Bucks dominate in the pros, the 351 Division 1 college basketball teams have progressed through the first month of their season. Between the ACC-Big Ten Challenge,  the Maui Invitational, and the random matchups that make up the non-c...

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

Elijah Hudson and Joe Perry

November 25, 2019

Boys’ Basketball The boys’ basketball team is coming off of their first winning season under Coach McCammon’s second stint at Delphi. While the two leading scorers from last year graduated, the depth of the team will make up for their loss. Sharpshooter Jordan Roth will look to lead the team...

Fall Sports Review

Fall Sports Review

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

November 12, 2019

  Soccer After losing the first six games of the season, the soccer team pulled it together, winning six out of their last eleven games. Sectional hopes were discontinued in the first round, where they lost to Faith Christian 2-0. North White would go on to win their sectional. Senior Ethan Rand...

Fall sports update

Fall sports update

Joe Perry, Sports writer

September 24, 2019

Football The Oracle football team has started the year at a respectable 3-2. After blowing out Benton Central in the home opener and defeating Carroll in the Bacon Bowl, the Oracles have hit a rough patch, going 1-2 while losing to a very good Eastern team and missing the win in a razor thin 36-35 ...

Oracles poach Cougars on the road

Oracles poach Cougars on the road

Joe Perry, Sports writer

September 9, 2019

Last Friday, Carroll hosted Delphi for the annual Bacon Bowl. The battle for the skillet was teeming with fans, as the beautiful weather and heated rivalry attracted fans from all across the county. The matchup has been relatively even the past few years, as the skillet has swapped hands each year sin...

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