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Joe Downs

Joe Downs joins 44News with more than two decades of experience in broadcast journalism. He has spent the past eight years in Evansville, working as a sportscaster, as well as media relations director for both the University of Evansville and the Evansville Thunderbolts hockey team. Joe was born and raised in Maine, and has worked in television in Grand Junction, CO, Pittsburgh, PA, Harrisonburg, VA, Lima, OH and Lake Charles, LA before arriving in Evansville.

Recent Posts by Joe Downs

Memorial Blasts Bosse in Girls Soccer

Memorial, the top team in the SIAC girls soccer standings, shutout Bosse, 10-0 Tuesday night at Traylor Family Stadium.

Castle Shuts Out Reitz in Boys Soccer

The Castle Boys Soccer team shutout Reitz in Newburgh Tuesday night.

Castle Downs Memorial in Showdown for First Place in SIAC Volleyball

The Castle girls shutout Memorial in a battle for supremacy in the SIAC volleyball standings Tuesday night in Newburgh.

Screaming Eagles Women Take Sixth at Drury

University of Southern Indiana Women's Golf sophomore Halle Gutwein (DeMotte, Indiana) finished in a tie for ninth out of 104 competitors to lift the Screaming Eagles to a sixth-place finish in the 17-team field at the Drury University Panther Invitational at Silo Ridge Country Club Tuesday.

44BLITZ: Daviess County vs. Madisonville North Hopkins

The Daviess County Panthers journeyed to Madisonville to square off against the North Hopkins Maroons Friday night.

44BLITZ: Ballard Memorial vs. Hopkins Co. Central

The Hopkins County Central Storm played host to Ballard Memorial Friday night.

44BLITZ: Boonville vs. Linton-Stockton

The Boonville Pioneers made the trip to Linton-Stockton in an out-of-conference match-up Friday night.

44BLITZ: North Posey vs. Heritage Hills

The North Posey Vikings put their perfect 4-0 record on the line against Heritage Hills in "the Jungle" Friday night.

44BLITZ: Princeton vs. South Spencer

The Princeton Tigers and South Spencer Rebels battled in a Pocket Athletic match-up Friday night at Ayer Field in Reo.

44BLITZ: Bosse vs. North

The Bosse Bulldogs tried to bounce back from a two-game tailspin at North Friday night.

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