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

44BLITZ: Memorial vs. Bosse

Memorial and Bosse crossed paths at their shared home, Enlow Field, in a Southern Indiana Athletic Conference match-up Friday night.

44BLITZ: North vs. Mater Dei

North and Mater Dei went toe-to-toe in a showdown of SIAC squads at the Reitz Bowl, Friday night.

44BLITZ: Reitz vs. Castle

The Castle Knights played host to Reitz in a Southern Indiana Athletic Conference Friday night at John Lidy Field in Newburgh.

44BLITZ: Paducah Tighlman vs. Henderson County

Henderson County played host to Paducah Tighlman in a match-up of Kentucky schools, Friday night at Colonels Stadium.

44BLITZ: Marshall County vs. Daviess County

The Daviess County football team looked to stay hot at home against Marshall County Friday night in Owensboro.

44BLITZ: Hancock Co. vs. Owensboro Catholic

The Owensboro Catholic looked to get in the win column for the first time in 2021 Friday night at Steele Stadium against Hancock County.

44BLITZ: Mount Vernon vs. Boonville

The Mount Vernon Wildcats looked to stay unbeaten on the road against longtime rival Boonville at Bennett Field Friday night.

Heritage Hills, Gibson Southern Square off in the 44Blitz Game of the Week

They say opposites attract, and nowhere is that more true than tomorrow night's 44 Blitz games of the week between Heritage Hills and Gibson Southern.

44BLITZ: Vincennes Lincoln vs. Harrison

The Harrison Warriors played host to Vincennes Lincoln in battle of Southern Indiana Athletic Squads looking to find the winning path Friday night at Romain Stadium.

44BLITZ: Heritage Hills vs. Gibson Southern - Game of the Week

Heritage Hills and Gibson Southern squared off in a Pocket Athletic Conference match-up for the 44Blitz Game of the Week.

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