Oracles slay Cougars on the road

Oracles slay Cougars on the road

Joe Perry, Sports Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, Jan. 5, the Oracles (8-5) travelled to county rival Carroll (3-6). The Oracles went into the game on a three game win streak, after having won the Indiana Kitchen Classic as well as defeating Caston on the road.    The Oracles started the scoring by jumping out to a quick 10-0 lead. Howev...

Girls’ Basketball vs. Rensselaer: Game Recap

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

December 12, 2017


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The Lady Oracles went up against the Bombers of Rensselaer in a showdown on Dec, 7. The girls’ team was healthy after some players have had injuries over the past weeks.They used a variety of defenses to counter a well put together offense of Rensselaer. These defenses included a 2-2-1 press, 3-2 zon...

Bowl games to watch this season

Bowl games to watch this season

Joe Perry, Sports Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The holiday season is upon us. This spells an economic boom as people of all ages, races and nationalities go out and spend their money on festive food, decorations and gifts. However, there is another season that is upon us: the college bowl season. Top teams from around the country come and play each ...

College Football Playoff Predictions

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Sports

As the college football season winds down, the best football is yet to be played. Championship week is going to play a vital role in who makes it into the College Football Playoffs. Upsets could shock the nation and a playoff contender into a bowl game. Here are my predictions on who will make it into the Co...

Poms team gears up for winter season

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Delphi Community High School poms team has already had a busy fall season and they are currently preparing for a busy winter. This year’s team performs four types of routines: pom, lyrical, hip-hop, and jazz. The team will take one pom routine, three solos and one duet to four competitions at di...

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

Elijah Hudson and Joe Perry

November 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Boys’ Basketball The Oracles are back again and are ready to play. After losing five seniors last year, they look to keep on building off of the legacy that those seniors left. The boys’ basketball team is going to try to get above .500 at the end of the season, after falling just short of that ...

Fall sports sectional review

Fall sports sectional review

Elijah Hudson and Joe Perry

November 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Football The Oracles’ football team hosted the Oak Hill Golden Eagles out of Converse, IN for the first round of sectionals. They got out to a 21-7 halftime lead, fueled by Seth Waters’ two passing touchdowns and his defensive interception. The Oracles went on to dominate the second half, rushin...

Oracles grab homecoming win

Oracles grab homecoming win

Joe Perry, Sports Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Last Friday, October 6, Delphi (3-5) played their homecoming game against Benton Central (1-7). Though most of the students here at Delphi were focusing on spirit week, their class floats and, more prominently, the homecoming dance, the football team was preparing for the Bisons.   The game ...

Girls’ volleyball vs. Taylor: Game recap

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Lady Oracles went up against the Titans of Taylor High School on Sept. 25. The girls went into the game searching for their second win of the year. They played a good all around game, with many aces and kills. The final score was 3-0, in Delphi’s favor. The Oracles started out hot, and only go...

Boys’ soccer takes on Carroll

Boys’ soccer takes on Carroll

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Thursday, Sept. 21, the Delphi boys’ soccer team faced Carroll on their own turf. Delphi has improved to a record of 7-6 over the season. Carroll hasn’t had a stellar year, but rival games are an opportunity to turn things around. During the first half, the Oracles found that Carroll came to play...

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