CHESTERTON | Drawing up the perfect goal always looks good on paper.
VALPARAISO | Not long after withdrawing from the spotlight, Tom Stokes had more time to devote to running.
Former Valparaiso High School football coach Tom Stokes, right, stands with his wife Pat. Stokes coached the Vikings to the Class 3A state title in 1975.
VALPARAISO | The cheers began as soon as the final buzzer sounded at Viking Arena and they didn’t stop until long after the Chesterton team bus pulled out of the parking lot.
MISHAWAKA | One can feel the tradition while walking into Penn's Freed Field. And if you can't, the public address announcer reminds everyone the Kingsmen are five-time state champions.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso coach Dave Coyle and Griffith coach Jim Pickett both viewed Friday’s scrimmage as a measuring stick for their respective teams.
VALPARAISO | The interest that college coaches took in Monroe Olsen last season would be impressive for any high school athlete. The fact the Valparaiso setter was just a freshman made the attention all the more noteworthy.
Monroe Olsen is a sophomore setter for Valparaiso. Older sisters Madison and Morgan also played for the Vikings.
Valparaiso's Monroe Olsen was one of two freshmen to crack the Vikings' varsity lineup last season.
VALPARAISO | Dale Ciciora remembers the biggest challenge he got from his high school coach.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso golfer Jennifer Gough is ready for her turn in the spotlight.
In over a decade as Mike Prow's assistant coach, Aaron Crague had his share of opportunities to be the man in charge somewhere else.
VALPARAISO | When Virgil Sweet and Dale Ciciora walked into a hot, empty Boucher Gym at Ben Franklin Middle School last week, they recalled the cold, January nights back in time.
INDIANAPOLIS | When your dad's a football coach, kids have to get used to the idea of their father not being home much over the course of several months.
At nine months, Samantha Yaros attended her first high school football game, 'watching' her brother Steven play for Valparaiso.
It's been written that life is a vapor. Boy, it sure seems that way. It seemed like yesterday we were putting out our football tab last August. Now, we're planning the next one.
Wrestling and fishing. Six minutes on a mat or six hours in a boat.
Back in 1990, Valparaiso took a chance on a middle school coach from rival Portage, naming Mike Prow its boys cross country coach.
You don't just replace a cross country coach with the prolonged success that Mike Prow maintained over 24 years.
After two years of double duty, Dave Coyle is cutting back.
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