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Portage baseball camp keeps players sharp in the off-season

As the temperatures drop, the leaves fall and most sports begin to head indoors, Portage baseball coach Tim Pirowski has an important message for kids.

October 20, 2014 5:00 pm
Chesterton's Dilosa has a flair for the dramatic on defense, special teams

Chesterton's Dilosa has a flair for the dramatic on defense, special teams

Good things have been happening this season for Chesterton's defense, and Jordan Dilosa is usually in the vicinity.

October 18, 2014 7:30 pm

Portage girls, Valpo boys narrowly defend regional cross country titles

NEW CARLISLE | Region cross country teams have played musical chairs all season, knowing someone's going to be left without a seat at the upcoming semistate.

October 18, 2014 3:00 pm
Three red zone stops preserve Chesterton's shutout of Merrillville

Three red zone stops preserve Chesterton's shutout of Merrillville

CHESTERTON | The red zone defense came up golden for Chesterton on Friday.

October 17, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Valpo kick and punt return threat Crook puts the 'special' in special teams

Valpo kick and punt return threat Crook puts the 'special' in special teams

Valparaiso was struggling to move the ball, as it has been prone to do this season, last Friday against Portage when Bryce Crook settled back to receive a punt late in the first quarter.

October 16, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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With North Judson looming, Wheeler not looking ahead to possible Rensselaer game

With North Judson looming, Wheeler not looking ahead to possible Rensselaer game

For three straight years from 2009 to 2011, Wheeler and Rensselaer met in the Class 2A sectional, doing so twice with a title on the line.

October 12, 2014 8:30 pm Related
Foundos an unsung hero on the Highland defense

Foundos an unsung hero on the Highland defense

The average fan may not notice Highland's Matt Foundos. His statistics don't jump off the sheet. The senior outside linebacker is just a guy who makes his presence felt.

October 11, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Valparaiso girls, LaPorte boys reclaim titles at Chesterton cross country sectional

Valparaiso girls, LaPorte boys reclaim titles at Chesterton cross country sectional

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | First the Duneland Athletic Conference meet, now the sectional.

October 11, 2014 2:00 pm Photos

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Kral wreaks havoc for Crown Point in DAC win over Chesterton

Kral wreaks havoc for Crown Point in DAC win over Chesterton

CROWN POINT | If Morgan Kral doesn't play another home game, Friday's performance will make a fine grand finale.

October 10, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Hebron sophomore cross country trio runs as one

Hebron sophomore cross country trio runs as one

When they're running, there isn't much difference among Hebron's closely-bunched sophomore trio of Scott Crawley, Joe MacNeill and Parker Nuest.

October 10, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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South Central's Klimczak carries on the family name in football

South Central's Klimczak carries on the family name in football

Football runs fathoms deep in the Klimczak family.

October 09, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Werner, Savage, Hebron teams repeat in PCC cross country

PORTER TOWNSHIP | You can excuse Kyleigh Werner for being teary-eyed after becoming only the third runner in Porter County Conference Championship history to capture three titles.

October 08, 2014 8:00 pm
Valparaiso sweeps DAC cross country meets; boys win tie-breaker for fifth title in a row

Valparaiso sweeps DAC cross country meets; boys win tie-breaker for fifth title in a row

LIBERTY TWP. | "Every Viking Counts" has been a theme for the Valparaiso boys cross country team this season, and they applied it at Saturday's Duneland Athletic Conference Championship at a chilly Sunset Hill Farm County Park.

October 04, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Wheeler using a backfield committee to fill in for Wasz

Wheeler using a backfield committee to fill in for Wasz

When Wheeler lost tailback Jake Wasz to a bruised knee against Whiting three weeks ago, the offense wasn't the same.

October 04, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Wheeler's Metzger takes to the front in first year of cross country

Wheeler's Metzger takes to the front in first year of cross country

Less than two months ago, Rachel Metzger's only experience in a race over a mile long was a track meet last spring when she competed in the 3,200-meter run.

October 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Doan's field goals boot Lake Central to win in Burial Grounds finale

Doan's field goals boot Lake Central to win in Burial Grounds finale

ST. JOHN | At some point in the future, when folks are recalling the old days of Lake Central's Burial Grounds, Jill Doan will be the answer to a good trivia question.

October 03, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

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Boone Grove offense goes through Stewart

Boone Grove offense goes through Stewart

Early in the season, when Boone Grove coach Tony Tinkel had more questions than answers about his team, one of his few sure things was junior running back Evan Stewart.

October 02, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Kankakee Valley on a five-game roll as it prepares for Andrean

Kankakee Valley on a five-game roll as it prepares for Andrean

When Rensselaer dropped 60 points on Kankakee Valley in the season opener, a passing glance may have quickly written off the Kougars.

September 27, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Region cross country teams face strong fields at Culver Academies Invitational

CULVER | With five of the top 10 Indiana boys teams in Indiana plus powers from Illinois and Ohio, the elite race in Saturday's massive Culver Academies Invitational was its usual measuring stick for area programs.

September 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Chesterton, Slatcoff run past Portage

Chesterton, Slatcoff run past Portage

CHESTERTON | The big play made a triumphant return to the Chesterton offense Friday.

September 26, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Raffin making the most of his chance for Chesterton

Raffin making the most of his chance for Chesterton

Some players go through their careers never getting their name called during a game on Friday night.

September 25, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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South Central's Werner wins third title at New Prairie; Kritzer, Keslin 1-2 for Munster boys

South Central's Werner wins third title at New Prairie; Kritzer, Keslin 1-2 for Munster boys

NEW CARLISLE | It's been a hectic week for Kyleigh Werner, what with preparations for homecoming at South Central, where she was named queen Friday, three cross country meets, a powder puff football game and, oh yeah, the golf sectional.

September 20, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Defense paves way to another Chesterton DAC victory

Defense paves way to another Chesterton DAC victory

VALPARAISO | A late Valparaiso touchdown knocked the cherry off the sundae for Chesterton's defense, but the outcome was only a tad less sweet for the Trojans on Friday.

September 19, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Invitational brings the cross country masses to New Prairie

Invitational brings the cross country masses to New Prairie

It's been more than 30 years since Tim Adams ran for New Prairie, but some things don't fade with time.

September 19, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Second-half ball control, defense push Chesterton past LaPorte

Second-half ball control, defense push Chesterton past LaPorte

LAPORTE | On a night when Chesterton gave up 259 yards rushing to Charles Salary, its defense still stood tall in the end.

September 12, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Chesterton's option attack back on track in shutout of Michigan City

Chesterton's option attack back on track in shutout of Michigan City

CHESTERTON | The pitch option returned to Chesterton's offense Saturday, and Michigan City's offense had no answer for it.

September 06, 2014 8:00 pm Video
Postponement makes for a busy day for Chesterton's Needham

Postponement makes for a busy day for Chesterton's Needham

CHESTERTON | It's going to be a busy Saturday for Nate Needham.

September 05, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Lucito, Munster run all over Chesterton

Lucito, Munster run all over Chesterton

MUNSTER | No Seth, no problem.

August 29, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Late game field goal is only score in St. Joe's win over Chesterton

Late game field goal is only score in St. Joe's win over Chesterton

CHESTERTON | Faced with short fields time after time Friday against South Bend St. Joseph, Chesterton's defense responded repeatedly Friday.

August 22, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Andrean's DeSomer completes quarterback-pitcher state title double

Andrean's DeSomer completes quarterback-pitcher state title double

INDIANAPOLIS | Only one player, Lafayette Central Catholic's Austin Munn in 2012, had turned the quarterback-winning pitcher state championship double play in Indiana high school history prior to Saturday.

June 21, 2014 9:00 pm Video
Portage thrower Sosbe headed to Indiana State

Portage thrower Sosbe headed to Indiana State

As a freshman at Portage, Ashley Sosbe's best discus throw was 94 feet.

June 19, 2014 5:00 pm
Robbie Hummel Camp returns to The Fieldhouse

Robbie Hummel Camp returns to The Fieldhouse

MERRILLVILLE | When Adler Hazlett was 4 or 5, he began following Robbie Hummel's career at Purdue. A few years later, the Valparaiso boy had the Boilermakers' roster memorized.

June 17, 2014 5:00 pm Video Photos

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Four-run first inning carries Rockville past Washington Township in Class A semistate

Four-run first inning carries Rockville past Washington Township in Class A semistate

KOKOMO | The first inning told the story of Saturday's Class A Northern Semistate and it wasn't a happy ending for Washington Township at Highland Park.

June 14, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Washington Township aced out by Rockville sophomore Layne

Washington Township aced out by Rockville sophomore Layne

KOKOMO | Standing 6-foot-4 with a fastball in the mid 80s and an off-the-table curve ball, Rockville's Dalton Laney has a bright future.

June 14, 2014 5:45 pm Photos

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Prow leaving Valpo, to coach cross country at small school in Arizona

Back in 1990, Valparaiso took a chance on a middle school coach from rival Portage, naming Mike Prow its boys cross country coach.

June 12, 2014 6:45 pm Related
Goodan the last of four brothers to play for Washington Township

Goodan the last of four brothers to play for Washington Township

Senator Park has been a home away from home for Jake Goodan his entire baseball life.

June 11, 2014 5:15 pm Video

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Coyle resigns as Valpo High School baseball coach

Coyle resigns as Valpo High School baseball coach

After two years of double duty, Dave Coyle is cutting back.

June 11, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Chesterton's state-champion 3,200 relay heading to national meet

Chesterton's state-champion 3,200 relay heading to national meet

About a month ago, Marlon Williams was a nomad on the Chesterton boys track team, a runner without a home bouncing from event to event.

June 11, 2014 5:00 pm
Indiana Junior-Senior All-Star Game has a distinctiive region flavor

Indiana Junior-Senior All-Star Game has a distinctiive region flavor

LOGANSPORT | With five local juniors, a sixth who used to play in Northwest Indiana and Lake Central's Tyler Wideman, Monday's Indiana Junior-Senior All-Star Game at the Berry Bowl had a distinctive region flavor.

June 09, 2014 9:00 pm Video
Washington Township savors regional baseball title, looks ahead to semistate

Washington Township savors regional baseball title, looks ahead to semistate

FULTON | Saturday's Class A Caston Regional title came about 12 months later than expected for Washington Township.

June 08, 2014 5:00 pm Video
Washington Township strikes late to take Caston Regional baseball title

Washington Township strikes late to take Caston Regional baseball title

FULTON | When it rains it pours.

June 07, 2014 10:40 pm Video Photos

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Chesterton shot putter Cota making progress in feet, not inches

Chesterton shot putter Cota making progress in feet, not inches

In an event where progress is typically measured in inches, Luke Cota's shot putting improvement this season has been measured in larger increments.

June 05, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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South Central's Snyder brothers share in the Satellites' success

South Central's Snyder brothers share in the Satellites' success

The last time RJ and JT Snyder shared the same baseball field, the bat wasn't much shorter than 3-year-old RJ, who was allowed to play up with his 6-year-old brother on a Hanna Little League T-Ball team, coached by their dad, Eric.

June 05, 2014 6:30 pm Video Photos

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Washington's Holderread does whatever, wherever it takes

Washington's Holderread does whatever, wherever it takes

Baseball is a game defined by countless statistics.

June 04, 2014 5:00 pm

Eaton powers South Central to Class A Culver Sectional title

CULVER | This might have been as good of a performance by someone named Noah since that old guy who built the ark before the big flood.

June 03, 2014 8:15 pm

Baseball: Class 4A Chesterton Sectional championship blog

Class 4A Chesterton Sectional championship: Hobart 3, Portage 2

June 03, 2014 1:00 am
Murray leads Hobart past Portage in Chesterton Sectional championship

Murray leads Hobart past Portage in Chesterton Sectional championship

CHESTERTON | His lightning arm has been the talk of region baseball.

June 02, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Kouts edges Morgan in eight; Washington wallops Westville in sectional

Kouts edges Morgan in eight; Washington wallops Westville in sectional

WESTVILLE | It was a game Kouts' Max Everaert has probably envisioned since mid-April last year, when he incurred a 12-month athletic suspension.

May 31, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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