Bishop Luers senior linebacker Jaylon Smith will officially receive the Butkus Award during a convocation at 2 p.m. Saturday in the school's gymnasium.
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In the 20-year history of the Indiana Mr. Football award, there had never been a winner from northeast Indiana. That all changed Thursday.
December 6, 2012 in Preps Plus
INDIANAPOLIS– Snider’s Adam Wisler was named the 2012 Class 5A state championship mental attitude award winner Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Snider lost to top-ranked Lawrence Central 39-14 in the Class 5A state title game Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium.The Panthers were attempting to win the program's first state title in 20 years.
Panthers hanging tough with Bears
Bishop Luers senior Jaylon Smith has been named one of five finalists for the 2013 Butkus Award as the top high school linebacker in the country.
Snider senior defensive tackle Weston Painter wasn’t about to let a torn ACL keep him from the biggest game of his high school career. So in a surprise move, the Indiana State recruit played for the Panthers’ 42-39 win over Merrillville on Friday in a Class 5A semistate at Wayne Stadium.
MERRILLVILLE-- In the end, perhaps, it was a matter of simple arithmetic.Three years of experience plus three straight semistate appearances equaled state finals trip No. 4 for this particular group of Bishop Luers Knights.
Quinn Cook’s throwing arm isn’t usually the launch point for the Bishop Luers offense. But it was Friday night as Luers beat Andrean 35-21 to advance to its fourth straight Class 2A state championship game.
Bishop Luers defeated Andrean 35-21 Friday to advance to state Class 2A final at 7 p.m. next Friday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Scores from Friday night's high school football semistate games
Chris Stavreti, who guided Northrop to the 1983 state championship and one of the architects of high school baseball in northeast Indiana, died today at his home.