Salem Leader Sports

Salem goes up and over West Washington

The Lions were rolling on offense once again as they beat the Senators for their fifth straight win and the county championship. Salem racked up just shy of 500 yards of offense in the 41-22 win. …

SMS has a successful CC season

Although numbers were slightly down compared to previous years, the Salem Middle School cross country team had a good season according to coach Duane Malloy. “Our season went by fast, we kept …

Gearing up for basketball season

Girls’ basketball practice officially got started on Monday. All three county teams held their first practices that day. The Lady Musketeers state title defense got started a little earlier …

Musketeer Madness

Eastern High School is inviting all fans of athletics and otherwise to come out for their “Musketeer Madness” on Thursday evening from 6:30-7:45 p.m. The event is to celebrate and promote Eastern …

Pigskin Picks Winners

Week nine Pigskin Picks Winners are: First Place, winning a Country Cookin’ gift card is Gina Walker; Second Place, winning a Papa John's gift card is Jack Miller; Third Place, winning a Domino’s …

Salem goes up and over West Washington

The Lions were rolling on offense once again as they beat the Senators for their fifth straight win and the county championship. Salem racked up just shy of 500 yards of offense in the 41-22 win. …

Spirit Award Winner

Angie Bishop picked up her shirt for being a recent Spirit Award Winner. She is pictured here with Rita Lincks of Lincks Clothing and Shoes. Look in The Salem Leader for next week’s winner.

County cross country athletes are headed to regional

Washington County will be well represented at the Bedford North Lawrence Regional cross country meet on Saturday. All three schools were able to send at least one runner to advance to the regional …

Pigskin Picks Winners

Week eight Pigskin Picks Winners are: First Place Gina Walker, Second Place Larry Dick and Third Place Doug Willard.

EHS fumbles away win over Scottsburg

The Musketeers football team had every opportunity to pull out a win over the visiting Scottsburg Warriors on Friday night, but they couldn't get out of their own way. Eight turnovers doomed any …

Volleyball sectionals start next week

All three county volleyball teams will start sectional play a bit earlier this season than in years past. They, along with 394 other teams, will begin sectional play next week, when traditionally …