Coach Strasser receives Colts’ Coach of the Week award

Coach Strasser receives Colts’ Coach of the Week award

Joe Perry, Sports writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Delphi head football coach Josh Strasser was awarded with the Indianapolis Colts’ Coach of the Week for Week 7 of the high school football season. He was nominated by his fellow coaches in the area, and chosen by the Indiana Football Coaches Association (IFCA) among ten candidates. He was primarily ch...

Oracle football racking up the wins

Oracle football racking up the wins

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

October 3, 2018


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The biggest headline in Delphi athletics this fall is the almost unprecedented success of the football team. So what is the hype about this group of young men? Delphi has increased their win total to eight, while keeping a goose egg in the loss column. The team has produced results to go along with the ta...

Delphi beats Carroll in fall series

Delphi beats Carroll in fall series

Joe Perry, Sports writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

The battle of Carroll County is always a competitive one. The rivalry between Delphi and Carroll is easily the biggest for each school, raising the odds even higher. However, sometimes it’s hard to get to all of these high tension games. So, without further ado, let’s review the Delphi-Carroll rival...

College football is back in Indiana

College football is back in Indiana

Joe Perry, Sports writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s official. College football is back, and the state of Indiana has a lot of high interest teams competing this year. Between IU, Purdue and Notre Dame, it’s easy to find a hometown team to cheer for every Saturday afternoon. However, before you pick up the remote or go to Stub Hub for tickets, ...

DCMS hosts twelfth annual triathlon

DCMS hosts twelfth annual triathlon

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

August 24, 2018


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The 12th annual DCMS triathlon took place Wednesday, September 22.  As always, the event featured a rigorous course consisting of 250 meters of swimming, 5.5 miles of biking, and 2 miles of running. The activity attracted 117 students from Delphi, Clinton Central and Roosevelt. Outcomes of the tria...

Fall sports preview

Fall sports preview

Joe Perry and Elijah Hudson

August 23, 2018


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Boys’ Soccer After going 10-7-1 last year, the boys’ soccer team is looking to continue their success this season. The Oracles are a very experienced team as all but two starters are upperclassmen. Senior captains Garrett Tomson and Max Kender are going to be the focal points for offense and defense, ...

Spring sports preview

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

April 11, 2018


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Track and Field The track and field team is returning to action after a struggling season last year. This year’s team is looking forward to improving and getting more wins. Delphi has a returning regional qualifier in junior Max Kender, who advanced last year in the 300 meter hurdles. Sophomore...

Villanova captures trophy in unexpected NCAA tournament

Villanova captures trophy in unexpected NCAA tournament

Joe Perry, Sportswriter

April 9, 2018


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The 2018 NCAA tournament was a once in a generation tournament. Titans fell, history was made, and, as always, brackets were busted. However, that was just the beginning. This tournament featured the first time that a 1 seed fell in the first round. It featured unexpected blowouts by Buffalo, UMBC and T...

Winter sports review

Winter sports review

Elijah Hudson and Joe Perry

March 6, 2018


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Boys’ Basketball Delphi was able to break their eight game losing streak by beating North White in the final game of the regular season before heading into sectionals. The Oracles had a tough draw in the first round of sectionals by facing Clinton Prairie who had a record of 19-3 heading into the ga...

Ty Watson ends impressive wrestling career

Ty Watson ends impressive wrestling career

Joe Perry, Sports writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Faces of Delphi, Showcase, Sports

Delphi’s wrestling team is arguably Delphi’s most successful sport in the last decade. Led by Indiana Wrestling Hall of Fame coach Mike Atwood, Delphi’s lone state championship was won by wrestler Tanner Lynde in the 2012-2013 season, just three years after Braden Atwood placed second in state a...

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