First annual Raver Relays

Mar. 27—BATESVILLE — The inaugural Raver Relays in honor of Coach Ron Raver is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6.

Coach Raver taught and coached at Batesville High School beginning in 1968 with a career spanning 29 years.

"I am so excited to announce that the Batesville High School Track and Field team will be hosting the Inaugural Raver Relays in memory of a long time amazing and Indiana Hall of Fame coach who was also an even more amazing person, Coach Ron Raver," current Batesville High School Track Coach Lisa Gausman said. "All profits go to the Ron Raver Scholarship Fund and the Batesville Track and Field program."

If interested in making a donation or sponsoring one of the track events or relays of the meet, or any other method of helping, please contact Coach Gausman at

"We are also selling T-shirts to commemorate this event," Gausman said. "Please click on to preorder your shirt. All orders need to be purchased by March 27th."

Contact Josie Clark at or 812-651-0873.