Salem Leader Sports

Eastern pops pads against Rock Creek

Eastern got to hit another team for the first time in a final tuneup before the regular season starts next week. Head Coach Luke Dean liked what he saw from his Musketeers squad on Friday night when …

Pigskin Picks!

You know it's officially football season when Leader Publishing Company has their weekly Pigskin Picks! Don't miss out one week one. Click below to go directly to the picks for this week's games and …

Eastern pops pads against Rock Creek

Eastern got to hit another team for the first time in a final tuneup before the regular season starts next week. Head Coach Luke Dean liked what he saw from his Musketeers squad on Friday night when …

Sign up for flag football

Students in kindergarten through second grade are invited to sign up for Parks and Rec flag football. Signups will be held during the following dates in the Park and Rec. Office, 201 East Market …

Lady Lions get scrimmage action

The Salem Lady Lions soccer team got a chance to see what their squad will look like on the pitch before the season gets under way next week. They held their own with Silver Creek, who is considered …

County teams scrimmage

All three county football teams got a small taste of Friday night lights on Friday night. Salem, Eastern, and West Washington all put on some sort of showing for their respective fans to prepare of …

58th Joe James/Pat O'Connor Memorial Race Saturday

The 58th running of one of the most historic open wheel races in the nation is set to take place at Salem Speedway Fueled by the Hoosier Lottery on Saturday night, as the USAC Silver Crown Champ Car …

Softball player's team earns second place

Salem native Maddie Akers was on a local 8U travel softball team “Diamond Dolls” that traveled to Johnson City, TN to take part in the Future Stars of Sports World Series last week. They got …

Football scrimmages this weekend

All three schools will host scrimmages on Friday night weather pending. There will be a football showcase at 7 p.m. at West Washington High School on Friday night. Admission is a body wash soap …

Thunder Valley is racing again

The mud is flying once again at Salem’s beloved dirt track, Thunder Valley. After going a year without a promoter, racing has returned with Steve and Misty Leonard having taken over the lease. They …

Local man headed to France, fundraiser set

Jacob Rowland is headed to France to race the ISDE Six Day Enduro “The Olympics of Motorcycle Racing.” Please come out and have fun and support Jake and TEAM USA on Saturday, July 29, and Sunday, …