Cougars breeze to win
MICHIGAN CITY — No one seemed to exactly know the last time Marquette had beaten Michigan City in volleyball.
UNION MILLS – Back in middle school, Andrew Huizar was one of the bigger kids on the football team, so he was naturally moved from the backfield to the offensive and defensive line.
It’s back to business as usual for the 54th annual New Prairie Invitational this Saturday, and there might not be anybody happier about that than Cougars Athletics Director Ben Bachmann.
NEW CARLISLE – While Marquette was playing Bishop Noll on Saturday, Charlie O’Halloran was grinding in a classroom, taking the ACT.
Purdue University Northwest has announced the addition of women's and men's track and field programs starting with the 2022-23 academic year.
La PORTE – In the end, it was a loss, but a 2-1 defeat against Munster in Saturday’s La Porte tournament represented a step in the right direction for a Slicers team that’s moving the needle in the right direction.
VALPARAISO — In the middle of a brutal stretch against the Duneland Athletic Conference’ trio of top teams, Michigan City again found itself tied in the fourth quarter Friday at Viking Field.
Chris Mullen threw four first-half touchdown passes and La Porte committed three turnovers as Chesterton rolled over the visiting Slicers 42-6 in a Duneland Athletic Conference game Friday.
NEW CARLISLE — Through three games to start the season, New Prairie hasn’t trailed en route to victory each of those Fridays.
La PORTE – It’s something that Aniya Kennedy can never get back, but losing the 2020 post-season has made the La Porte star all the more dialed in on her senior season.
Nick Boyd set New Prairie’s career No. 1 singles wins record, blanking Wyatt Stowe of North Judson. 6-0, 6-0, in the Cougars’ 4-1 win over the visiting Blue Jays on Thursday.
La PORTE – There was one small down side to making it to the fifth game against Valparaiso on Thursday for Jessica Ramirez.
NEW CARLISLE — When John Arndt first met Ethan Walden, he was a sophomore who had never run before and showed up for the start of practice with a Rubik’s Cube.
CHESTERTON – By early afternoon, the skies darkened, a would-be precursor of storms that threatened the completion of Tuesday’s Duneland Conference Invitational at Sand Creek.
NEW CARLISLE – With his three wins in Saturday’s New Prairie tournament, Nick Boyd tied the school record of career wins at one singles with 56.
LA PORTE – During a short stretch of the second quarter, there were four touchdowns in the space of one minute and 41 seconds.
MICHIGAN CITY – Sometimes, two heads are better than one. Or in the case of volleyball, sometimes, four hands are better than two.
MICHIGAN CITY — The first time Roy Richards saw Jahari Branch in the hallway at Michigan City High School last year, the Wolves defensive coordinator did a double take
NEW CARLISLE – At 6-foot-5 and 212 pounds with the speed of a smaller player, Tayvion Ortman possesses a diverse physical skill set.
NEW CARLISLE – For the first time in the program’s brief existence, New Prairie has a winning streak in girls soccer.
The South Central football team went into a COVID-19 quarantine as of noon Wednesday, according to coach Buzz Schoff, and will not play its scheduled game with Boone Grove on Friday.