Articles in: Sports and Recreation

Dallas Carter
- 6 weeks 2 days ago
Relaunched in 2021 after a brief hiatus during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Upgrade Bike Share program is a cheap and healthy way to traverse the River...
Riley Guerzini
- 6 weeks 2 days ago
The lifespan of a car often tops out at about 20 years, so it may come as a surprise to see a gleaming 60-year-old auto effortlessly cruising the...
Jodi Keen
- 11 weeks 2 days ago
Alisha Wargel will start Monday, April 18 bright and early. Lacing up her sneakers and snapping on her watch, the Evansville resident will join...
Dallas Carter
- 11 weeks 3 days ago
For two decades, physical therapy clinic ProRehab, founded in Evansville in 1999 by Pat Wempe and Jody Kissel, has been at ground zero for an...
Riley Guerzini and Dallas Carter
- 11 weeks 3 days ago
The land at the entrance of Garvin Park in the Jacobsville neighborhood has long been a sports hub in Evansville. Home to Bosse Field and Evansville...
Riley Guerzini
- 13 weeks 2 days ago
As a senior in high school, Evansville native Dan Engler never saw himself making it to professional wrestling’s biggest stage. But with some...
Riley Guerzini
- 14 weeks 2 days ago
For the second time this month, Evansville’s Ford Center welcomes college basketball teams from across the country, as the NCAA Division II...
Dallas Carter
- 17 weeks 1 day ago
Downtown Evansville has once again been transformed for one of the region’s most anticipated tournaments. The Main Street archway is adorned...
Riley Guerzini
- 18 weeks 1 day ago
Bryan Neale’s journey from officiating youth football games to umpiring at the Super Bowl almost could be described as prophetic. When Neale,...
Riley Guerzini
- 19 weeks 1 day ago
As confetti rained onto the field at the conclusion of Super Bowl LVI on Feb. 13, it was the culmination of years of hard work and a lifetime love of...
Riley Guerzini
- 37 weeks 3 days ago
For Evansville’s Nolan family, running is in their blood. Patriarch Jim Nolan began running track in seventh grade at Mitchell Junior High...
Dallas Carter
- 39 weeks 1 day ago
In the September/October issue of Evansville Living, we caught up with Olympians Lilly King and Jackie Young. Both Tri-State natives medaled at the...
Dallas Carter
- 42 weeks 2 days ago
Mikaela Jenkins’ hands made contact with the wall of the pool during the 100-meter butterfly S10 race on Aug. 31, 2021 at the 2020 Tokyo...
Riley Guerzini
- 42 weeks 2 days ago
This year, the Reitz Bowl, arguably Evansville’s most famous football stadium, turns 100 years old. Though Reitz Bowl has a long, storied...
Dallas Carter
- 45 weeks 2 days ago
Under a July sun, boaters on the Ohio River began to circle near the Evansville riverfront waiting for the semi-annual, man-made sand bar to pop up....
Jodi Keen
- 1 year 1 day ago
Under an overcast sky, 21-year-old Eddie Gill cast off from Dress Plaza on Evansville’s Riverfront and launched his inaugural Journey For A...
Riley Guerzini
- 1 year 6 weeks ago
Growing up, cricket was more than just a game to many South Asian families who reside in the Tri-State: It was an integral part of their home culture...
Riley Guerzini
- 1 year 6 weeks ago
A newer addition to the Evansville sports scene, the Thunderbolts hockey team was started by local businessman and avid hockey fan Mike Hall, who...
Dallas Carter
- 1 year 11 weeks ago
The popular 21 and up arcade bar High Score Saloon debuted their sister business on June 26, 2020. High Score Player Two is a blast from the past,...
Clayton Trutor
- 1 year 13 weeks ago
Considering its size, Evansville has a remarkable record of producing Major League Baseball (MLB) talent. Roughly 50 big leaguers were either born,...