Showing: 1-50 of 1374

Search / Found (1374)

Crown Point's Kessler living up to big sister's legacy

Crown Point's Kessler living up to big sister's legacy

CROWN POINT | Meghan Kessler returned home last spring.

April 16, 2014 6:20 pm Photos

Photos

Lowell's Fletcher tearing it up for UIC in college softball

Lowell's Fletcher tearing it up for UIC in college softball

The softball doubleheader is over. The scrapes still burn. The muscle fatigue has its own pain. The tiredness in the head is also there.

April 15, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Lake Central's Wideman makes Indiana All-Star team

Lake Central's Wideman makes Indiana All-Star team

Tyler Wideman got a phone call, but didn't answer it. Typically, he was in the gym working on his game.

April 10, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

Photos

Unfinished business for Lake Central's Robinson

Unfinished business for Lake Central's Robinson

ST. JOHN | If ever a guy deserved an iced lemonade and a lazy hammock it's Lake Central senior Gelen Robinson.

April 10, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Wideman, Dillard make AP all-state boys basketball team

Wideman, Dillard make AP all-state boys basketball team

Tyler Wideman was named The Times Player of the Year on Sunday. On Wednesday he was named to the Associated Press' boys basketball All-State second team.

April 09, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

Photos

Lake Central's Wideman is The Times Player of the Year

Lake Central's Wideman is The Times Player of the Year

ST. JOHN | It was Ground Zero for Hoosier Hysteria. Lake Central was playing poorly in the state championship game. All the dreams of a lifetime had spun out of control into nightmare mode.

April 05, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Milausnic pushes all the right buttons for historic L.C. run

Milausnic pushes all the right buttons for historic L.C. run

ST. JOHN | Every person in every gym in Indiana had high hopes on Nov. 11, the first official practice day of the 2013-14 boys basketball season.

April 05, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Andrean's Barajas commits to play football at Penn State

Andrean's Barajas commits to play football at Penn State

Andrean junior football player Josh Barajas had some concerns, some misgivings, about playing football at Penn State.

March 30, 2014 7:45 pm Photos

Photos

Nothing but pride left for Lake Central and Bowman

Nothing but pride left for Lake Central and Bowman

INDIANAPOLIS | After a week of great joy and state-wide attention, Lake Central boys basketball coach Dave Milausnic had an emotional thought late on Saturday night.

March 30, 2014 4:15 pm Photos

Photos

Tuskan plays big for his dad in Lake Central comeback

Tuskan plays big for his dad in Lake Central comeback

HEADLINE: Tuskan plays big for his father

March 29, 2014 8:00 pm Video
Bowman's season ends on Greensburg's arc madness

Bowman's season ends on Greensburg's arc madness

INDIANAPOLIS | In their first state championship game played outside of breakfast time, the Bowman Academy Eagles needed a wake-up call on Saturday night inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

March 29, 2014 8:00 pm Video Photos

Photos

Related
Wideman and Wilburn are Lake Central's double-double

Wideman and Wilburn are Lake Central's double-double

ST. JOHN | As nerves and excitement filled the hallways of Lake Central on Tuesday, senior guard Tye Wilburn seemed almost nonchalant about tonight's state championship game in Indianapolis.

March 28, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

Photos

Bowman's Rea wants his program to be legendary

Bowman's Rea wants his program to be legendary

GARY | It isn't just a game. It isn't just a game plan, a way to slow down Greensburg's Bryant McIntosh and Sean Sellers.

March 28, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Family's history with Lake Central basketball spans two generations

Family's history with Lake Central basketball spans two generations

ST. JOHN | On Monday night, a mom and her teenage son sat down to watch a movie.

March 27, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Coach Rea and Davon Dillard are Bowman's fire and ice

Coach Rea and Davon Dillard are Bowman's fire and ice

GARY | This is not Phil Jackson and Michael Jordan. It is something in another time zone. No, universe.

March 27, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Bowman's Schiele makes transition from Noll to Bowman

Bowman's Schiele makes transition from Noll to Bowman

GARY | At Monday's meeting inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Bowman boys basketball coach Marvin Rea was happy with the history his program had made along with the shared history of Northwest Indiana.

March 26, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

L.C.'s Dickelman a master of all trades

L.C.'s Dickelman a master of all trades

ST. JOHN | Cory Dickelman guarded a 6-foot-10 All-American on Jan. 3. On March 7 Dickelman guarded a 6-foot-1 All-American in the making.

March 25, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Lake Central faces Titan challenge in Class 4A state final

Lake Central faces Titan challenge in Class 4A state final

INDIANAPOLIS | It's been 30 years and a lifetime for Lake Central's boys basketball and coach Dave Milausnic. On Monday inside of Bankers Life Fieldhouse the mystical dream began to take shape.

March 24, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

Photos

Sellers to lead Greensburg against Bowman in Class 3A state final

Sellers to lead Greensburg against Bowman in Class 3A state final

INDIANAPOLIS | One might think that Greensburg boys basketball coach Stacy Meyer knows nothing about his opponent on Saturday in the Class 3A state championship game.

March 24, 2014 4:45 pm Photos

Photos

A bond develops between 1984 L.C. team and his year's Indians

A bond develops between 1984 L.C. team and his year's Indians

If Lake Central shocks the state on Saturday night and beats heavy favorite Indianapolis Tech in the Class 4A state championship game, a secret agreement will unfold in front of Indy eyes.

March 23, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Eagles fly high while battling adversity

Eagles fly high while battling adversity

HUNTINGTON | It could've gone another way. It's happened before. West Side in 1972. Lew Wallace in 2010. And countless other times.

March 22, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Lake Central's Meneghetti doesn't mind dialing long distance

Lake Central's Meneghetti doesn't mind dialing long distance

ST. JOHN | What Matt Meneghetti did a few years ago was remarkable.

March 21, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

Photos

Bowman's Daniels finally living up to expectations

Bowman's Daniels finally living up to expectations

GARY | The talk was big at Bowman Academy back in November of 2011. Sort of. The Eagles were coming off an embarrassing loss to Morgan Twp. in the Class A sectional championship game.

March 21, 2014 10:45 pm Photos

Photos

Merrillville grad Talley commits to Old Dominion for men's basketball

Merrillville grad Talley commits to Old Dominion for men's basketball

Zoran Talley had a tough decision to make on March 16 of last year. The 6-foot-6 Merrillville senior had his season end that day in the Class 4A Northern Semistate game against Carmel.

March 21, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

Lake Central's Ryan gives team a jump off the bench

Lake Central's Ryan gives team a jump off the bench

ST. JOHN | If you watched Robert Ryan play basketball the nickname would make sense, Scooter. Low to the ground, quick, chopping feet and lightning-quick hands are his tools of destruction.

March 20, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Crown Point's Swan named to Indiana All-Star coaching staff

Crown Point's Swan named to Indiana All-Star coaching staff

The Swan family of Crown Point recently got a new dog. The name is Scout. The breed is a Golden Retriever.

March 19, 2014 5:30 pm
Bowman's 'Bash Brothers' ready for semistate showdown

Bowman's 'Bash Brothers' ready for semistate showdown

GARY | Neither Anthony Cole and Raynard Perry had ever seen the movie "The Mighty Ducks." It was filmed and hit theaters before they were born.

March 19, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Football-tired Dwenger finally playing top-flight basketball

Football-tired Dwenger finally playing top-flight basketball

It shouldn't be a surprise that it took Fort Wayne Dwenger's boys basketball team a little while to get rolling. There was a chill in the air this winter.

March 18, 2014 5:00 pm
Homestead to be a 'big' challenge for Lake Central's Wideman

Homestead to be a 'big' challenge for Lake Central's Wideman

When Homestead boys basketball coach Chris Johnson walks into Lafayette Jeff's packed gymnasium on Saturday for the Class 4A Northern Semistate, a lot will be new and fresh.

March 18, 2014 5:00 pm
Lake Central, Marquette headed  to Lafayette, Bowman going to Huntington

Lake Central, Marquette headed to Lafayette, Bowman going to Huntington

Had the IHSAA sent Lake Central's boys basketball team to the moon for Saturday's semistate, the Indians would've taken it. Gladly.

March 16, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

Photos

Ross, Bannister lead Lake Central into Class 4A Michigan City Regional

Ross, Bannister lead Lake Central into Class 4A Michigan City Regional

ST. JOHN | Everyone knows that Lake Central's offense starts and runs through seniors Tyler Wideman and Tye Wilburn, three-year starters with a ton of talent and experience.

March 14, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Bowman Academy's Riddle is the coach on the floor

Bowman Academy's Riddle is the coach on the floor

GARY | It is not how you start. It is how you finish.

March 13, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Andrean's Huttel leads 59ers back from the dead

Andrean's Huttel leads 59ers back from the dead

MERRILLVILLE | Parker Huttel has spent a lot of time in the summer from coast to coast, playing high level travel baseball.

March 13, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Bishop Noll's Tarver finally climbs up the ladder

Bishop Noll's Tarver finally climbs up the ladder

HAMMOND | On paper, it seemed like it would be easier, that Indiana tradition of climbing up ladders in March.

March 12, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
Mother Nature puts outdoor spring sports on hold

Mother Nature puts outdoor spring sports on hold

If a new pair of softball spikes were purchased for the start of the start of high school season on Monday, one thing is clear: The footwear can stay in the shoebox for awhile.

March 10, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Role players step up to keep their teams alive in sectional play

Role players step up to keep their teams alive in sectional play

HAMMOND | The fans looked on with a sense of shock on Wednesday night. The Civic Center crowd saw Bowman Academy play its first sectional game in Class 3A and the Eagles' top player, Davon Dillard, never left the bench.

March 06, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

Related
STEVE HANLON: A growing double-double at Griffith

STEVE HANLON: A growing double-double at Griffith

HAMMOND | Griffith coach Gary Hayes had a smile on his face after Wednesday night's opening win over Hammond, 49-41, in the Class 3A sectional.

March 05, 2014 9:15 pm Photos

Photos

E.C. Central football coach Adams resigns as Cardinals coach

E.C. Central football coach Adams resigns as Cardinals coach

E.C. Central football coach Stacy Adams, who in 2013 took the Cardinals to their best season in school history, is leaving the school he's been at the last four years.

March 04, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

East Chicago's Readus will carry the rest of the season with his father in his heart

East Chicago's Readus will carry the rest of the season with his father in his heart

Abe Brown was in his classroom on Friday, Feb. 14. On this cold Valentine's Day, the boys basketball coach at E.C. Central searched the Internet for some local news.

March 03, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

There is an advantage to playing the boys basketball postseason on your home floor

There is an advantage to playing the boys basketball postseason on your home floor

Valparaiso is seventh on Indiana's list of boys basketball programs that have won the most sectional titles. The Vikings have won 51, with 35 coming on their home floor.

March 01, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Bowman is King of urban hoops

Bowman is King of urban hoops

GARY | For a while it looked like a game, the kind of high school basketball game that have fans scraping for a rare ticket.

February 25, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

Photos

Calumet Sportsmanship dinner celebrates 60th year

Calumet Sportsmanship dinner celebrates 60th year

SCHERERVILLE | With the rise of video on social media and the seemingly countless sports television stations, there is a perception that violence in and around basketball games is on the rise.

February 24, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

Photos

Bowman readies for a 3A run after draw comes out

Bowman readies for a 3A run after draw comes out

It has come out this boys basketball season from the mouths of the Bowman Academy Eagles: the Class 2A state champs have a chip on their shoulders.

February 23, 2014 7:30 pm
Crown Point looking forward to a wide-open sectional at Valpo

Crown Point looking forward to a wide-open sectional at Valpo

Clint Swan has been a part of 17 IHSAA boys basketball state tournament draws in his coaching career. Sunday gave the Crown Point coach a new experience with it.

February 23, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

Photos

Griffith's Powell leads Panthers toward the top

Griffith's Powell leads Panthers toward the top

Flint Powell Sr. saw an old high school buddy last week. He laughed and talked about the good old days when both played basketball at E.C. Central. Powell then said this to Abe Brown, the Cardinals' head coach.

February 20, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

Photos

Noll's defense shuts down Griffith boys

Noll's defense shuts down Griffith boys

HAMMOND | Tyreon Gates was scoreless at halftime of Tuesday night's game between his Times No. 5 Bishop Noll Warriors and No. 7 Griffith.

February 18, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

Photos

Big changes could be coming to IHSAA girls basketball tourney

Big changes could be coming to IHSAA girls basketball tourney

Amy Govert has been through it. The girls basketball coach at Merrillville represents most of the basketball fans in Indiana. She, like many, believe something has to change in regards to the IHSAA state basketball tournaments.

February 16, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Hammond's Civic Center gets Class 3A boys basketball sectional back

Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. heard Saturday that the Class 3A Hammond boys basketball sectional had been moved from the Civic Center to Clark High School.

February 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Bowman boys basketball program an ongoing road show

Bowman boys basketball program an ongoing road show

The broken white lines vanished rapidly underneath the bus. Snow and ice were the only breaks from the late-night darkness. An adult in one seat looked again at an illuminated wristwatch. Then, quietly moaned.

February 08, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

Photos

Hammond Civic Center loses boys basketball sectional to Clark

Hammond Civic Center loses boys basketball sectional to Clark

HAMMOND | The Class 3A Hammond boys basketball sectional has been moved from the Hammond Civic Center to Clark High School, the IHSAA has confirmed, but the state association has not said why.

February 07, 2014 8:30 pm
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Should every unit of local government ban nepotism?

View Results

National Video