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Rossville begins with road victory over Sheridan Posted: Thursday, November 28, 2013 9:42 am BY JIMMY GILLISPIE jgillispie@ftimes.com Rossville’s boys’ basketball team accomplished something Wednesday night that it hadn’t done in 11 years. For the first time since 2002, the Hornets opened their season with a victory. They traveled to Hoosier Heartland Conference foe Sheridan to begin

Boys Basketball

Hornets’ top scorers return for boys’ basketball   Posted: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 7:49 am | Updated: 8:00 am, Wed Nov 27, 2013. BY JIMMY GILLISPIE jgillispie@ftimes.com Although it wasn’t an official contest, Rossville head boys’ basketball coach Dave Mosson is excited about his team’s season after Saturday’s scrimmage. His Hornets hosted Cass for a

IHSAA Tip of the Week

  IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week “Promoting education-based athletics in Indiana.” The Philadelphia Eagles official twitter account quoted Coach Kelly about his quarterback Nick Foles, saying that he may not be fleet of foot, but he’s fleet of mind. What kind of athlete do you consider yourself to be?  Most high school athletes lack

Senior Spotlight Megan Longenecker

Megan was born on November 16, 1995 to Greg and Michelle Longenecker.  She has two younger sisters, Andrea and Emily. Megan has enjoyed playing basketball since the 5th grade. She has tried other sports along the way, but none of them stuck with her like basketball did. She loves the aggressiveness of the game, and

Senior Spotlight Kaylee Lehnen

  Kaylee Ann Lehnen was born on May 17, 1996 to Marc and Kim Lehnen. Kaylee is the oldest of two children. Taylor, her younger sister, 14, also attends RossvilleMiddle School. Kaylee has been extremely active throughout her high school career. She participated in volleyball from grades 5-8. She also was a part of the

Senior Spotlight Jensen Sheets

  Jensen Marie Sheets     Jensen was born March 15, 1996. Her parents are Janet and Joe Sheets. Her brother, Jordan, graduated from Rossville in 2007, he played basketball and was in track and graduated from Purdue in 2011. Jensen has attended every Hornet track meet for the past 12 years, either watching her brother or

Senior Spotlight Jordan Mitchell

Jordan Mitchell Immediate family: Parents: Todd and Gina Mitchell Siblings: Brandon and Ashley Mitchell Favorite athlete: Myself Favorite team: New York Giants Favorite movie: Win-Win Most-played song on your iPod: That’s My Kind of Night – Luke Bryan Celebrity you’d want to take to prom: Hayden Panettiere Favorite video game: Grand Theft Auto 5 Most

Senior Spotlight Jacob Guffey

Jake Guffey Immediate family: Parents: Grandma Diane Buntin Siblings: Josh Guffey Favorite athlete: Jordan Bouroughs Favorite team: Colts Favorite movie: 300 Most-played song on your iPod: Radioactive Celebrity you’d want to take to prom: Carrie Underwood Favorite Video Game:  Call of Duty Most prized possession: Bow Goal for the year:  Make it as far as

Senior Spotlight Brandon Tonsoni

Brandon Tonsoni is the oldest son of Brian and Amy Tonsoni.  His brother Brent is a sophomore at Rossville and also plays on the basketball team. Brandon fell in love with the game of basketball at an early age.  A nerf hoop attached to the bathroom door and a Little Tykes basketball hoop in the

Senior Spotlight Bea Alonso

Beatriz Alonso Ibanez (Bea) is an exchange student from Laredo, Spain and is making a great addition to the Memmer family while she is staying in Indiana. In Spain she lives with her mother Esperanza and her sister Cristina (when she is on break from university).  Bea is quite athletic and plays beach volleyball in