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New Mater Dei president excited to lead Wildcats into the future  14 News WFIE Evansville

Students from Mater Dei High School walked through the doors to start the 2019 school year. For some students, it will be the first day inside Mater Dei. It'll also ...



New president shares vision for Mater Dei High School  TriStateHomepage.com

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Earlier this month, Mater Dei High School named Andy Morris as its new president. Morris joined Eyewitness News on Wednesday ...



Mater Dei High names Evansville native as new President  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei High School has named a new president to replace Tad Dickel.



Boys soccer: Several unknowns leaves the SIAC open to "a crazy year"  Evansville Courier & Press

Several talented players graduated from the traditional powers. It could mean a wild race for the SIAC title in boys soccer.



Check out these Mater Dei graduation photos  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei High's graduation was May 19, 2019. Take a look at the photos.



Mater Dei High School President Timothy Dickel resigns  Evansville Courier & Press

Dr. Timothy Dickel has decided to step down as Mater Dei President to pursue consulting and teaching opportunities.



Indiana native back home again with Indians  WTHR

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — When you play professional baseball, you never really know where the game will take you. New cities, new teams, all over the ...



Here's when kids go back to school around Evansville  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — If you haven't yet braved the back-to-school shopping aisles of your favored retailer, it might be time to start thinking about doing so.



Mater Dei is a basketball school, too | Engelhardt  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei's boys' basketball program may get less attention than wrestling or football, but is outstanding in its own right.



Which Mater Dei football team was the best of the past 50 years?  Evansville Courier & Press

Editor's note: If the poll doesn't load, refresh/reload the page. Mike Goebel characterizes Mater Dei's 2000 Class 2A state football championship team as a once ...



Mater Dei-Wheeler Part II: Wildcats excited for the chance to repeat at state soccer finals  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei already beat Wheeler once for a state title. With the Bearcats back for a rematch, the Wildcats are ready for the challenge.



Happe, Mater Dei look for payback against Southridge in Class 2A sectional final  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE – All season, Cole Happe has heard the whispers. Mater Dei High School's football team was a little down, in size and talent. Although the ...



Mater Dei grad Jerad Eickhoff blanks Cardinals for eight innings, best start of career  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei High School graduate Jerad Eickhoff's slider blanks Cardinals.



Holocaust survivor speaks to Mater Dei students  14 News WFIE Evansville

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - Mater Dei High School students learned more about the Holocaust, directly from someone who survived it. Speaker Fred Gross told ...



Matt Lee carries on Mater Dei, family wrestling tradition  Evansville Courier & Press

NEWBURGH – As the youngest boy in one of the most talented wrestling families to ever come out of tradition-rich Mater Dei High School, Matt Lee doesn't ...



Mater Dei grad Hunter Owen, Central grad Aaron Barrett meet in Double-A Eastern League  Evansville Courier & Press

ALTOONA, Pa. - The last time Hunter Owen had seen Aaron Barrett, he was watching him play for Eugene Pate's American Legion baseball team with his older ...



Three-year starter Hunter Taylor hopes to boost Mater Dei's fortunes  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE – Mater Dei High School wide receiver Hunter Taylor and quarterback Cole Happe's chemistry has improved exponentially. “(Cole and I) clicked ...



Mater Dei senior Anna Bury remains positive despite another setback  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Anna Bury still doesn't know why it happened. In July, the Mater Dei High School senior was driving when everything went black. She had ...



Reitz Memorial names Matthew Weber new Athletic Director  14 News WFIE Evansville

He succeeds interim Athletic Director Bruce Dockery, who initially retired in 2016.



Mater Dei's Aaron Thompson reaches 100 wins, all at No. 1 singles, and counting | Lindskog  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Aaron Thompson used to pester his parents about letting him sign up for tennis. He was 10 years old. He had already played soccer for a ...



Fmr. Mater Dei student charged with voyeurism, possession of child porn  14 News WFIE Evansville

Nickolas Brown, 18, made his first court appearance Friday on charges of voyeurism and possession of child porn. Brown was a student at Mater Dei High ...



Home Team Friday Pep Rally: Mater Dei High School  Tristatehomepage.com

Mater Dei High School woke up early with our Daybreak Crew to prepare for their matchup against Castle High School.



Mater Dei alum Devan Straub's journey back to Evansville included assist from best friend  Evansville Courier & Press

The former Wildcat will go through the warmup line in an Aces' uniform Saturday for the first time and be available off the bench.



Mater Dei Welcomes Public To New Athletic Facilities  The Message Online

Mater Dei High School on Evansville's West Side welcomed a large crowd to its Oct. 24 open house for its athletics improvement. Everyone who attended had a ...



Old vacant school in New Harmony has a new owner who vows to preserve it  Evansville Courier & Press

NEW HARMONY, Ind. — New Harmony's empty school building, which closed seven years ago due to small enrollment, has a new owner who plans to preserve ...



University Presidents Urge Tomorrow's Work Force Students To 'dream Big'  The Message Online

Attendees at the 2018 Tomorrow's Work Force Luncheon listened as the new presidents of our town's two universities urged students to dream big. They also ...



Mater Dei grad Hunter Owen promoted to triple-A Indianapolis  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei High School graduate Hunter Owen has been promoted to the Indianapolis Indians, the Pittsburgh Pirates' triple-A affiliate in the International League.



Longtime Central High School athletics director Bill Asbury passes away at 76  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE – As the new kid on the block in becoming Mater Dei High School's athletics director in 1989, Joe Dippel didn't say a lot when he met other city ...



Evansville-area high school basketball scores for Jan. 8, 2019  Evansville Courier & Press

A look at the high school basketball schedule for Jan. 8, with final scores posted as they become available.



72nd West Side Nut Club Easter Egg Hunt Set for April 21st  wkdq.com

Courtesy of Ed Dietz, 2019 Publicity Chairman, West Side Nut Club. The 72nd annual West Side Nut Club Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Mater Dei High School ...



Several area schools named on list of Four Star Schools  TriStateHomepage.com

The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) released its list of 2017-2018 Four Star Schools on Friday.



Mater Dei's Jossie Hudson finds college home with Evansville  Evansville Courier & Press

Jossie Hudson felt that the University of Evansville was the first college to believe in her. On Sunday, she committed to play for the Aces.



Mater Dei's Michael Boots inspired by his aunt, Julie Sellers; both multi-sport standouts  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Mater Dei High School senior Michael Boots didn't have to look far for inspiration. Like his aunt, Julie Sellers, Boots is a multi-sport standout ...



Tomorrow's Work Force Program Honors Student Leaders  The Message Online

Forty high school seniors – 22 from Mater Dei High School and 18 from Reitz Memorial High School – emerged from the largest pool of applicants ever to earn ...



Mater Dei gets redemption by winning Holiday Classic  Evansville Courier & Press

With last season's home defeat looming overhead, Mater Dei didn't disappoint in its Holiday Classic.



Leaner and meaner, Mater Dei's Carter has developed into a force underneath  Evansville Courier & Press

Leaner and meaner, Mater Dei's Carter has overcome injuries, shed pounds, to become a Division I prospect.



Father Kenneth Herr Dies On Nov. 12  The Message Online

Father Kenneth Herr, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, dies on Nov. 12.



Evansville Diocese places priest on administrative leave after sexual misconduct report  Evansville Courier & Press

A priest in the Diocese of Evansville has been put on administrative leave after a report of sexual misconduct, according to the Diocese.



Eubanks Survives Columbine And Addiction  The Message Online

Austin Eubanks, who survived the Columbine High School mass shooting and opioid addiction, speaks to students from Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial.



Storylines to watch in SW Indiana girls high school basketball  Evansville Courier & Press

The road to Bankers Life Fieldhouse began this week for girls basketball. Here are a few storylines to watch this season in SW Indiana.



Father Philip J. Kreilein Passes Away On Oct. 23  The Message Online

Father Philip J. Kreilein, 70, died on Oct. 23 in Evansville. He had served as pastor of Resurrection Parish in Evansville since 2002 and as Dean of the Diocese ...



Decorated Indiana WWII veteran to be buried at Arlington  WTHR

A World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.



Brian Schoonover steps down as Boonville boys basketball coach  Evansville Courier & Press

BOONVILLE, Ind. -- Family will always come first for Brian Schoonover. The Boonville boys' basketball coach announced on Tuesday he will step down effective ...



Not done yet: Belmont's Maura Muensterman excited about sixth year of eligibility  Evansville Courier & Press

Belmont redshirt junior Maura Muensterman is back home for this week's OVC Championships.



Perry Meridian falls to Evansville Mater Dei in wrestling team state duals, 31-27  Indianapolis Star

MUNCIE — Perry Meridian High School wrestling coach Jim Tonte admits he hates losing more than he loves winning. But the longtime Falcons coach found a ...



How Penn State wrestler Nick Lee is embracing challenges ahead of his Indiana homecoming  Centre Daily Times

Penn State wrestler Nick Lee is looking forward to the toughest part of the season as Big Ten competition heats up. The Nittany Lions are on the road this ...



Eickhoff, Ankiel, Barrett all have 'war stories' about injuries entering Night of Memories  Evansville Courier & Press

Jerad Eickhoff grateful to be on the mend as he returns to Night of Memories fundraiser.



Supermileage Team Prepares For Return To World Finals  The Message Online

Mater Dei High School's Supermileage team only needed less than a shot of gasoline to earn a trip to London for the 2018 Shell Eco-marathon Drivers World ...



Diocese of Evansville releases list of credible allegations against clergy  14 News WFIE Evansville

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - In late September 2018, in response to the request of clergy abuse victims and their families, Bishop Joseph M. Siegel announced that ...



5 best first round IHSAA boys basketball sectional games  Evansville Courier & Press

The 2019 IHSAA basketball tournament doesn't lack drama on opening night. Here are the top games in the first round.



Major gym renovations at Mater Dei HS  14 News WFIE Evansville

Major renovations are underway to the athletic facilities at Mater Dei High School in Evansville.



Holocaust Survivor Fred Gross Believes Students Can 'bring Peace To This World'  The Message Online

Forgiveness is tough for Fred Gross. A Holocaust survivor, Gross, 82, is often asked if he forgives the people responsible for the “slaughter of six million Jews.



Mater Dei grad Hunter Owen voted Florida State League Player of the Week  Evansville Courier & Press

BRADENTON, Fla. – Mater Dei High School graduate Hunter Owen, who belted four home runs in four successive games, was named Florida State League ...



Mater Dei High School Students  The Message Online

Editor's note: Upper grade level students at Mater Dei High School in Evansville wrote essays about Pope Francis' recent visit to the United States. Here are ...



Mater Dei goalkeeper Daunhauer to join sister at Kentucky Wesleyan  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei High School senior goalie Lucas Daunhauer will sign his national letter of intent Wednesday to continue his soccer career at Kentucky Wesleyan ...



Mater Dei Dean Of Students Becomes School's Principal July 1  The Message Online

Dr. Timothy A. Dickel, president of Evansville's Mater Day High School, has announced that Darin Knight will become principal of the school on July 1. He has ...



Mater Dei grad Eickhoff on comeback trail, hopes to rejoin Phillies for playoff push  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei product Jerad Eickhoff hopes to return to Phillies for playoff push.



'He Lived The Joy Of The Gospel'  The Message Online

Father Steve Lintzenich, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, served as homilist for the Oct. 29 Mass of Christian Burial for his friend, Father Phil Kreilein.



Evansville Catholic Diocese to release list of priests accused of abuse in early 2019  Evansville Courier & Press

The diocese said the inspection of clergy records is still ongoing and the list will be made public "in the early months of 2019."



Mater Dei Earns  The Message Online

The National Athletic Trainers' Association has honored Evansville's Mater Dei High School with its Safe Sports School Award for the Wildcat athletic programs.



Basketball regionals: What to expect, who to watch and more  Evansville Courier & Press

After this weekend, there will only be 16 teams left standing in the state. Does Castle, Memorial, Mater Dei or any of the area teams have what it takes?



Mater Dei feels renewed after breaking sectional drought  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei had not won a sectional game in four years. But this group of Wildcats proved they were up to the task of breaking the drought.



Ross no late bloomer, Casebolt avenges earlier losses in Evansville Semistate  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei's Ross falls in title match in OT, Castle's Casebolt avenges earlier losses.



Goal is for Evansville's LST to have a new home this fall, Port Authority said  Evansville Courier & Press

A harsh wind blows on the shorts-clad students in one of the Holy Name School tour groups on the LST-325 Friday morning. The students were touring the ship ...



OCU to hold ‘Admit-A-Thon’ in August  TriStateHomepage.com

OAKLAND CITY, Ind. (WEHT) – Oakland City University's “Admit-A-Thon” is being held on August 1 from 4-7 p.m. The effort aimed at convenient and ...



Castle all-stater Michael Bertram recovers from injury, commits to Wabash College  Evansville Courier & Press

Castle's Michael Bertram recovering from knee injury, lands at Wabash College.



Otters sign Wright, Rowland and Calabrese; draft Pruett and Maselli  14 News WFIE Evansville

The Evansville Otters have signed right-handed pitchers Taylor Wright and Matt Rowland and catcher Rob Calabrese, and draft pitcher Tanner Pruett and ...



Wayne Hodges wore a smile as well as his chest protector and referee's uniform  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE - Wayne Hodges was a larger than life man who often wore a smile, whether serving as a basketball referee or baseball umpire. “Wearing a chest ...



No. 1 Mater Dei passes test, St. Frances Academy (Baltimore) breaks into Super 25 rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Bishop Gorman dropped from No. 3 to No. 7 in the Super 25 high school football rankings after No. 1 Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) ended the Gaels' winning ...



Catholic high school students work to end bullying 'Piece-by-Peace'  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Fighting against bullying is not only a just cause, but it can also land you a scholarship. Three high school students created a game called "Piece-by-Peace" that ...



Evansville Diocese to list names of priests accused of abuse  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Evansville Bishop Joseph M. Siegel announced Thursday the Evansville Diocese will collect and release the names of priests in the ...



Victim support group urges Evansville Catholic Diocese to release names  Evansville Courier & Press

Members from the group protested in front of the Diocese's administration building Wednesday afternoon.



Brad Byrd In-Depth: Mater Dei Supermileage Team  Tristatehomepage.com

Over the 4th of July weekend, a group of Mater Dei High School students competed on the global change by building the most fuel-efficient car.



North Posey's Moll aims to create his own culture  Evansville Courier & Press

EVANSVILLE -- When Cody Moll applied to be the coach of the North Posey High School wrestling team over four years ago, he knew what he was getting ...



Mater Dei Senior Earns American Legion Scholar Award  The Message Online

Mater Dei High School senior Michaela Kunkler of Evansville earned the Samsung American Legion Scholar Award during the 75th annual Hoosier Girls State, ...



West Side Nut Club Fall Festival Special Kids Day: Volunteers have as much fun as kids  Evansville Courier & Press

Special Kids Day at the 97th Annual West Side Nut Club Fall Festival is dedicated to kids with special needs so they can enjoy it on their terms.



Decorated WWII veteran to be buried at Arlington  ArmyTimes.com

A World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.



For Culver preschool pupils, Special Olympics offered a time to shine  Evansville Courier & Press

Pupils at Culver Early Learning Center enjoyed a full morning of Special Olympics activities.



Mater Dei's Boots, Southridge's Harter among scholar-athletes  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei's Boots, Southridge's Harter honored as Southern Indiana Chapter of National Football Association scholar-athletes.



Vanderburgh County food and restaurant inspections for week ending April 6  Evansville Courier & Press

Food and restaurant inspections from the Vanderburgh County Department of Health.



Evansville's Isaac Mayer to swing for fences in MLB Jr. Home Run Derby at Cleveland  Evansville Courier & Press

Isaac Mayer will compete in the MLB Jr. Home Run Derby next weekend at Cleveland's Progressive Field.



David’s Bridal to file for bankruptcy  TriStateHomepage.com

(KRQE/WEHT) - David's Bridal is filing for bankruptcy, but they say not to worry about your dress.



'He Was A Person For All People'  The Message Online

Father Bill Diestch, retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, served as homilist for the Nov. 19 Mass of Christian Burial for Father Kenneth H. Herr, also a retired ...



Lovell, Walts honored  Evansville Courier & Press

Aaron Lovell has become a folk hero at Mater Dei High School.



Mater Dei's Rheinlander running wild  Evansville Courier & Press

Chase Rheinlander raced for 253 yards on 13 carries, including 5 TDs, in Mater Dei's season opener.



Goebel one win shy of magic 200 mark  Evansville Courier & Press

Mater Dei football coach Mike Goebel is on the verge of becoming only the second SIAC coach to win 200 games at the same school.



Madisonville native graduates from basic training  TriStateHomepage.com

SAN ANTONIO (WEHT) - US Air Force Airman 1st Class Anthony Anderson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.



Rohleder siblings have used golf to grow closer with each other  Evansville Courier & Press

Golf can be a lonely sport. That isn't the case for the Rohleder family, who always have someone by their side on the golf course.



Honoring Tomorrow's Work Force  The Message Online

For years, Evansville Catholic High Schools have held the “Tomorrow's Work Force” luncheon to honor the senior-class men and women who are about to ...



Mater Dei grad Tori Schickel named first-team all-Big East, sparks Butler's resurgence  Evansville Courier & Press

Tori Schickel, a 6-foot-1 junior center from Mater Dei High School, helped spearhead the resurgence of the Butler University's women's basketball program.



Carl Mann stormed Omaha Beach; he'll be buried at Arlington on the D-Day anniversary  Evansville Courier & Press

Sgt. Carl Mann was a hero living among us for 96\u00a0years until his death March 30. He was awarded three Purple Hearts and seven Bronze Stars.



Evansville, Indiana – Father David Fleck Put on Administrative Leave After Sexual Misconduct Report  The Legal Herald

The Diocese of Evansville has placed one of their priests on administrative leave following a report of sexual misconduct. According to the complaint, the alleged ...



MLB All-Star Game 2019: How Hoosiers are faring in Major League Baseball  Indianapolis Star

The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is Tuesday night in Cleveland. It's a good time for a midseason check on big-league players with Indiana links.



Princeton Post Office to present Postmaster General Hero Award  TriStateHomepage.com

The Postal *Service* will honor Letter Carrier Daniel "Mark" Schuh at a special ceremony on Thursday, at the Princeton Post Office.



Evansville mom fighting breast cancer honored by daughters' softball teams  Evansville Courier & Press

The Indiana University and Evansville Mater Dei softball teams recently have honored Julie Goodin as she battles cancer.



Check out these photos from Memorial High's graduation  Evansville Courier & Press

Memorial High's graduation was May 19, 2019. Take a look at the photos.



Indiana A-F grades: EVSC sees fewer failing schools, number of A schools unchanged  Evansville Courier & Press

Fewer Indiana schools received an A rating for the 2017-18 school year, but fewer schools also received failing marks, according to the state.



Check out these photos from North High's graduation  Evansville Courier & Press

Take a look at photos from North High School's graduation ceremony on May 20, 2019.



Indiana Department Of Education Announces Four Star Schools  The Message Online

On Feb. 23, the Indiana Department of Education announced the 2016-2017 Four Star Schools, and Diocese of Evansville Catholic schools claimed 12 spots.



Mater Dei Coach Named Colts/NFL Coach Of The Week  The Message Online

Mike Goebel of Mater Dei High School has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, a program presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Coach ...



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