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Defense drives Dwenger past Leo

GARRETT — The Bishop Dwenger boys basketball team learned the keys to the Leo offense in a win two weeks ago and used what it learned in a 66-30 win over the Lions in the fir ...

February 28, 2017 5:43 pm


No. 4 North Side tops DeKalb

Davontae Kinnie and Brandan Johnson had 15 points apiece Tuesday to lead the No. 4 North Side boys basketball team to a 56-49 victory over DeKalb in a Class 4A sectional game. Kin ...

February 28, 2017 8:40 pm


Carroll defense steps up to beat East Noble

The upset was right there for East Noble. But the defending champs had a few tricks up their sleeve. With host Carroll looking for an edge late in Tuesday’s Class 4A sectio ...

February 28, 2017 7:43 pm


Sibling rivalry: Geists now each have state rings

INDIANAPOLIS – Homestead senior Jazmyne Geist is following in the footsteps of her older brother, Jordan, in now being able to end her senior season on top. Jordan was ...

February 25, 2017 9:08 pm


Churubusco makes Eastside settle for share of NECC title

With Eastside looking to close out a NECC championship all to itself, Churubusco stuck a Foote in the door. Eagle senior Luke Foote stepped up with 16 points on Senior Night at Ch ...

February 24, 2017 8:19 pm


Luers downs Huntington North in 2 OTs

The Bishop Luers boys basketball team outlasted visiting Huntington North on Friday night in double overtime. The 57-52 victory was sparked in large part by the backcourt tandem o ...

February 24, 2017 7:40 pm


Steele's 2nd leads area swimmers in state prelims

Snider senior Jacob Steele claimed second place in the 100-yard backstroke Friday night at the boys state preliminaries in Indianapolis. Steele (49.90) qualified for today's final ...

February 24, 2017 6:28 pm


Hoosier Basketball Magazine releases Top 60 Seniors

The Hoosier Basketball Magazine whittled down nearly 1,400 senior girls players statewide to compile the Top 60 for 2016-17. The Top 60 Senior Workout will be conducted in two ses ...

February 22, 2017 5:39 pm


No. 1 North Side loses in wild ending

Class 4A No. 1 North Side fell 74-73 at South Bend Riley on Tuesday. The teams exchanged the lead several times in the last quarter and the Legends led 67-63 with 44.1 left. Keio ...

February 21, 2017 8:05 pm


Boys basketball sectional area pairings

Class 4A At Elkhart Central Feb. 28: Concord vs. Goshen, 7 p.m. Mar. 1: Elkhart Central vs. Penn, 6 p.m. Northridge vs. Warsaw, 7:45 p.m. Mar. 3: Elkhart Memorial vs. Concord/ ...

February 19, 2017 5:16 pm


Boys sectional pairings released

The sectional pairings for the 107th IHSAA boys basketball tournament were announced Sunday. Class 4A No. 2 North Side drew DeKalb in the first round of the sectional at Carroll a ...

February 19, 2017 3:57 pm


Central Noble girls fall in semistate

LOGANSPORT – Central Noble fell 42-33 to Oak Hill in a Class 2A girls basketball semistate game Saturday. The Cougars (27-3) were playing in the program’s first semist ...

February 18, 2017 5:52 pm


Homestead boys roll to sectional swimming title

Three head coaches in four years: four voices, actually, counting their club team. Seniors on Homestead's boys swimming and diving team have adjusted well to different styles of l ...

February 18, 2017 3:09 pm


Homestead returns to state with win over Northridge

CROWN POINT — The Homestead girls basketball team is returning to Bankers Life Fieldhouse with a 63-40 win over Northridge at the Class 4A semistate on Saturday. The Spartan ...

February 18, 2017 2:19 pm


Dream dashed, but Warsaw senior grabs 3rd place

INDIANAPOLIS — Although his dream was to walk off the wrestling mat Saturday night with a state title, Warsaw senior Kyle Hatch didn’t want to mope about placing third. ...

February 18, 2017 7:54 pm