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Bombers, Spartans eliminated in Class 2A at Rensselaer

RENSSELAER | Rensselaer knew if it was going to advance to its first sectional championship in six seasons it was going to have to win the rebounding battle against Winamac to get there.

March 07, 2014 9:45 pm

North Newton’s season ends in Class 2A Winamac Sectional semifinals

WINAMAC | North Newton got off to the start it wanted in Friday’s Class 2A sectional game against North Judson, but the Bluejays answered back in a big way.

February 14, 2014 8:15 pm

Noll sends North Newton to eighth consecutive loss

MOROCCO | Anthony Mayers rushed 24 times for 146 yards and two touchdowns Friday night as Bishop Noll coasted to a 34-7 Greater South Shore Conference victory at North Newton.

October 18, 2013 9:45 pm
STEVE HANLON: Somewhere south of Morocco, Indiana

STEVE HANLON: Somewhere south of Morocco, Indiana

We're about to head into our sixth year of "Hope and Change." Here's hoping we all have more than just change in our seven-year-old ripped Wranglers in the near future.

October 03, 2013 6:00 pm
Whiting wins one for loved ones, all alone in first

Whiting wins one for loved ones, all alone in first

WHITING | It was a regular, ol' night for football at the "Little City on the Lake" on Friday night, as the trains were trucking by with their loud horns and the fans, as usual, were just as loud.

September 27, 2013 9:45 pm Photos



Backup QB Sala runs River Forest past North Newton

MOROCCO | Malachi Sala may have been lined up in a different position for River Forest on Friday night but the casual fan would never know the difference.

September 20, 2013 9:45 pm

North Newton picks big city football coach

North Newton has picked Aaron Sauter to be its next football coach, pending school board approval on Tuesday.

May 24, 2013 6:30 pm

Yadron delivers game-winning single in sixth inning as Boone Grove tops Hebron

ROCHESTER | Kirsten Spangenberg's rough defensive day suddenly didn't matter when the Boone Grove junior lifted a blast to left field in the sixth inning on Monday night.

May 20, 2013 9:30 pm
North Newton's Tim Loughmiller 'floored' by recent honor

North Newton's Tim Loughmiller 'floored' by recent honor

MOROCCO | Hall of Fame baseball manager Leo Durocher was blowing smoke when he said nice guys finish last.

May 11, 2013 5:00 pm

Bishop Noll blanks North Newton, 10-0

MOROCCO | Wednesday was perfect for Bishop Noll’s Andie Fremouw.

April 24, 2013 8:45 pm

Crisler nets 26 as Noll routs North Newton in GSSC boys action

HAMMOND | Each December for more than 20 years, graduates of Bishop Noll’s 1964 and ’65 classes have gathered to feast and reminisce while they watch their alma mater play a boys basketball game.

December 07, 2012 10:35 pm

Bombers use aerial assault to fly past Spartans

MOROCCO | Rensselaer was determined to get its passing game going in Friday’s first-round sectional game at North Newton.

October 19, 2012 10:15 pm

Bishop Noll rallies to top Spartans

HAMMOND | Senior quarterback Austin Solis ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more to rally Bishop Noll from a 21-10 deficit to a 38-21 victory Friday night over visiting North Newton.

October 12, 2012 10:15 pm

North Newton takes early lead, rolls past Lake Station

Chad Schultz rushed for 269 yards and three scores then added a 74-yard punt return in North Newton's 40-6 win over Lake Station in Greater South Shore Conference play Friday night.

October 05, 2012 10:15 pm

Wheeler’s O’Shea siblings dominate GSSC cross country meet

UNION TWP. | The surname O’Shea has been commonly heard around Wheeler for years now, and many great athletes have come out of the school with that last name.

October 02, 2012 10:00 pm
Whiting grinds out GSSC road win to remain unbeaten

Whiting grinds out GSSC road win to remain unbeaten

MOROCCO | Whiting didn’t play its best game Friday night at Dick Gilbert Field against host North Newton, but sophomore running back Ethan Young was superb to lift the Times No. 3 Oilers to a 27-7 victory.

September 21, 2012 10:15 pm Photos


Special teams, D save the day for Spartans

Special teams, D save the day for Spartans

NEW CHICAGO | North Newton can say thanks to their special teams and defense for Friday's 30-24 Greater South Shore Conference comeback win over River Forest.

September 14, 2012 10:15 pm Photos



Strong defense leads Wheeler to its first win

UNION TWP. | Wheeler football has been known to plow through the Greater South Shore Conference competition in recent years, putting up big numbers en route to undefeated seasons.

September 07, 2012 9:55 pm

Schultz leads North Newton to GSSC win

Chad Schultz rushed 20 times for 246 yards and five touchdowns as host North Newton routed Calumet 48-13 in Greater South Shore Conference play on Friday night.

August 31, 2012 10:15 pm

Whiting captures boys, girls team race

LAKE STATION | North Newton senior Jake Koselke certainly didn't come into Tuesday's Greater South Shore Conference quad expecting to run the best race of his life.

August 28, 2012 7:45 pm
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