While attending Charlestown High School Pirate and Lady Pirate athletic events, don’t forget to enter for chances to win fan contests , held during the game. Here are a few of the recent winners of the New Washington State Bank Halftime Bank Shot Shootout and the Backyard Staycation Game Ball winners.
December 9th Mo Smith won $50.00 by hitting a layup, free throw and a three pointer in 30 seconds; and Vic Corfiage won the game ball.
December 20th Kevin Khuri won $50.00 by hitting a layup, free throw and a three pointer in 30 seconds; and Donnie Roark won the game ball.
Shown in the photo from upper left clockwise, Mo Smith, Vic Corfiage, Donnie Roark and Kevin Khuri; all with presenter Ricky Romans, the Pirate Baseball Head Coach.
Congratulations to these fans and thanks for playing while supporting Pirate and Lady Pirate athletics.
The Charlestown Lady Pirate Basketball team improved to 9-1 on the season in advance of next week Holiday Tourney; by dispatching the Lady Bluejackets at home Saturday, 47-33. Coming off their first setback of the season at Floyd Central, an overtime loss without a full lineup due to illness; the Lady Pirates returned to their more accurate form, lead by Kaitlynn Hennings 20 points. Henning is currently Charlestown’s fourth all time career girls basketball scorer with 1,259, behind Abby Conklin, Kristin Mattox, and Kelly Adams. Saturday’s non-conference win over Mitchell (6-6) included 14 big points by Shelby Goedeker, and 7 points by Justice Burdin. The Lady Pirates will host the 39th Annual Girls Varsity Basketball Holiday Tourney Monday and Tuesday in the CHS Sports Arena. Providence (8-3) and Silver Creek (2-8) open the tourney Monday evening at 6:00 with Charlestown and Clarksville (4-8) playing in the second first round game at approximately 7:30 pm the same night. Charlestown is the defending Holiday Tourney Champs, and leads the tourney title count with sixteen (Silver Creek has 14 Holiday Tourney titles) since its beginning in 1976.
The Charlestown Pirate Wrestling match hosting Eastern (Pekin) and Switzerland County High Schools has been cancelled for Wednesday, December 17th, 2014. NO make up date and time have been announced.
The Charlestown Lady Pirate Basketball team made the short trip east up Indiana 62 Saturday evening for game to of this year’s annual home and away series with the New Washington Lady Mustangs. Similar to the 82-28 meeting last month, Charlestown routed the host Lady Mustangs again, 75-35. The win kept Charlestown perfect at 8-0 in preparation of next Wednesday’s game at Floyd Central. Justice Burdin and Kaitlynn Henning combined for 46 of Charlestown’s points during the win. Burdin led all scorers with 24 and Henning with 22, right at her per game scoring average. Shelby Goedeker finished with 9 points and Bri Harvey 8 for the winning cause.
The Charlestown Pirate Basketball team (3-2 & 1-2 MSC) traveled to Clarksville Friday night and secured their first conference victory 54-40. The Pirates led at the half 23-19 before expanding their lead by games end. Hunter Crace led the scoring attack for the Pirates, finishing with 13 points. Tristan Chester and Korey Harris added 9 points each respectively for the winning cause. Charlestown returns to action next Saturday when they host Providence in the CHS Sports Arena.