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Chesterton’s Lindahl, Bell have combined for 30 goals this season

Chesterton’s Lindahl, Bell have combined for 30 goals this season

CHESTERTON | If a high school soccer team has one prolific goal scorer, it’s a huge bonus, especially if that player picks big moment to score those goals.

September 21, 2014 9:30 pm
Valpo's Jacobs captures Porter Am

Valpo's Jacobs captures Porter Am

VALPARAISO | On Sunday morning, Bob Jacobs was reminded that he shot an 84 in last year’s final round of the Porter Amateur at Valparaiso Country Club after leading the tourney.

September 21, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Lowell RB James moves into starting role nicely

Lowell RB James moves into starting role nicely

It must be something in that Tri Creek water, because all Lowell produces is talented running backs, even in a season in which things looked bleak early on.

September 20, 2014 6:00 pm
Rensselaer, K.V. have combined 9-1 record for first time

Rensselaer, K.V. have combined 9-1 record for first time

Jasper County loves its football, and with the only two high schools in the county combining for some historic numbers, excitement could be at an all-time high.

September 20, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Calumet Christian wins Griffith Invite in initial appearance

GRIFFITH | What makes a great athlete, no matter what the sport, is understanding when your opponent is keying on you, then making adjustments.

September 20, 2014 4:31 pm
Friday morning practices help build chemistry for Beecher boys soccer

Friday morning practices help build chemistry for Beecher boys soccer

Most high school athletes who hear an adult recite the Benjamin Franklin proverb “early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise” will likely roll their eyes.

September 17, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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NWI UNIVERSITY NOTES: Renovations almost complete at IUN

It may seem like a simple renovation, but Indiana University Northwest’s athletics department sees the fitness center facelift as another step in building a program that rivals every local college and beyond.

September 17, 2014 5:00 pm
Morgan girls competing well in first varsity soccer season

Morgan girls competing well in first varsity soccer season

MALDEN | How much does Meghan Banik love soccer?

September 14, 2014 6:30 pm Related
Heavy dose of Snorton for Morton in GLAC win over Hammond

Heavy dose of Snorton for Morton in GLAC win over Hammond

HAMMOND | Morton had only lost one conference game in seven-plus years of existence for the Great Lakes Athletic Conference. That came in a home game against Hammond High in 2012 when the Wildcats earned the only GLAC title that did not go to the Governors.

September 12, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Kaylee Lindahl scores twice to keep Trojans unbeaten in DAC

Kaylee Lindahl scores twice to keep Trojans unbeaten in DAC

CHESTERTON | For those not up on soccer lingo, toe-poking a ball isn’t good. The ball loses control of where the player wants to put it most of the time.

September 09, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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NWIU NOTEBOOK: Purdue North Central’s men’s golf team earns best finish of third

NWIU NOTEBOOK: Purdue North Central’s men’s golf team earns best finish of third

After Purdue Calumet’s men's golf team did well two weeks ago, Purdue North Central showed its men’s team is also on the way up.

September 09, 2014 6:00 pm
Trio of Vikings, including two freshmen, have hat tricks this season

Trio of Vikings, including two freshmen, have hat tricks this season

VALPARAISO | Senior Ashley Thomas started the trend in the first game of the season, a 9-1 victory over LaPorte.

September 07, 2014 7:30 pm Related
Goodman, Marchand take titles at Popcorn Panic

Goodman, Marchand take titles at Popcorn Panic

VALPARAISO | He hasn’t run the Popcorn Panic since sixth grade. She seems like she’s been running it every year since.

September 06, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Brickies roll Panthers with explosive offense

HOBART | A normal Saturday afternoon for Hobart’s veteran varsity players consists of some weightlifting, then cheering on the junior varsity team in its weekly game.

September 06, 2014 4:43 pm
Griffith, Hobart wait as long as possible before postponing game

Griffith, Hobart wait as long as possible before postponing game

HOBART | Waiting was the hardest part for players, coaches, fans, volunteers … everybody.

September 05, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Mellen’s hat trick leads M.C. past Boone Grove girls soccer team

MICHIGAN CITY | It only took 25 seconds for Michigan City to make their coach smile at the offense she’s been looking for this season.

September 04, 2014 8:15 pm
NWIU NOTESBOOK: Local golfers shine at White Hawk

NWIU NOTESBOOK: Local golfers shine at White Hawk

It was definitely a huge dose of home cooking for Purdue Calumet sophomore Patrick Mudd last week in the Crimson Wave Preview golf tourney.

September 02, 2014 11:00 pm
Maggie Mellen moves her soccer playing about 500 feet in transfer to M.C.

Maggie Mellen moves her soccer playing about 500 feet in transfer to M.C.

MICHIGAN CITY | Success hasn’t gotten to Maggie Mellen’s head, even though she earned LaPorte County girls soccer player of the year honors two straight seasons while at Marquette Catholic.

August 31, 2014 6:00 pm Related

Bulldogs hold off Mishawaka in a wild back and forth game

MISHAWAKA | In one of the few games to finish on time Friday night without weather delays, Crown Point and the Cavemen did not disappoint fans.

August 29, 2014 10:00 pm

NWIU NOTES: Shmagranoff scores game-winner in Purdue Cal soccer opener

Munster graduate Rachel Shmagranoff scored the eventual game-winning goal to lead the Purdue Calumet women’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Rochester College on Saturday in the Peregrines' regular-season opener.

August 26, 2014 6:00 pm
Young Boone Grove coach looks — and acts — like one of the players

Young Boone Grove coach looks — and acts — like one of the players

VALPARAISO | First-year girls soccer coach Genna Noel arrived at Boone Grove last week before her team’s practice began, and as she walked through the hallway, a secretary approached her.

August 24, 2014 5:30 pm Related

Merrillville survives sloppy opener against scrappy Clay squad

SOUTH BEND | Times No. 1 Merrillville scored five touchdowns on Friday night in its opener at South Bend Clay. Those five drives took a total of 2:20 off the game clock.

August 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Valpo senior scores three goals in season-opening win over LaPorte

Valpo senior scores three goals in season-opening win over LaPorte

VALPARAISO | Just 30 seconds into Tuesday’s Duneland Athletic Conference tilt between LaPorte and Valparaiso — the season-opener for both squads — Ashley Thomas had a point-blank chance for the Vikings which was thwarted by Slicers’ goalie Madison Barber.

August 19, 2014 7:54 pm Photos

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NWIU NOTEBOOK: IUN athletics set to make history

With a total of 17 men and women, the Indiana University Northwest cross country teams are set to make a little history Aug. 29.

August 19, 2014 6:00 pm
Eden looks to lead Wheeler girls soccer back to semistate and beyond

Eden looks to lead Wheeler girls soccer back to semistate and beyond

UNION TWP. | The message comes across loud and clear to her Wheeler teammates, even if the tone from Shannon Eden isn’t what younger players want to hear.

August 16, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Munster QB-WR combo connect for three TDs in scrimmage

Munster QB-WR combo connect for three TDs in scrimmage

MUNSTER | Ostoich-to-Pickett may not roll off the tongue as easily as Montana-to-Rice or even Cutler-to-Marshall, but it could result in lots of touchdowns this season for Munster.

August 15, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Jurek beats his PBA50 roommate, Pedersen, for first title

Jurek beats his PBA50 roommate, Pedersen, for first title

HAMMOND | Being the recipient of multiple nicknames for a Professional Bowlers Association regular is usually a sign of respect, and Jack Jurek has a few.

August 07, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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As leagues decline, bowling centers look for new ways to make money

As leagues decline, bowling centers look for new ways to make money

Despite a drop in league numbers in recent years, bowling remains the No. 1 participatory sport in America -- with 50 million people bowling at least once per year in a $10 billion industry.

August 06, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Hammond’s Parks, C.P.’s Idzior roll strong on Day 1 of PBA Senior event

Hammond’s Parks, C.P.’s Idzior roll strong on Day 1 of PBA Senior event

HAMMOND | On Monday, Hammond native Kenny Parks lamented the prize funds the Professional Bowlers Association senior tour (PBA50) provides and how long he would be traveling for the tourneys in the future.

August 05, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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It's quality over quantity in Hammond bowling tournament

It's quality over quantity in Hammond bowling tournament

HAMMOND | The number of entrants into the PBA50 South Shore Open that began on Monday at Olympia Lanes has dropped over the last couple years.

August 04, 2014 5:44 pm Photos

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Old school customer service still reigns at Ringo’s

Old school customer service still reigns at Ringo’s

It’s your average Tuesday morning and within about 15 minutes, eight cars pull into the parking lot at Ringo’s Golf Center on U.S. 30.

July 29, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Northwest Indiana Junior Golf Association still going strong

Northwest Indiana Junior Golf Association still going strong

Greg Olson started as a tournament director for the Northwest Indiana Junior Golf Association in the first season of the tour in 2002.

July 23, 2014 4:30 pm
Ninth hole at Turkey Creek uprooted due to Enbridge project

Ninth hole at Turkey Creek uprooted due to Enbridge project

Remember the project that was approved last year for Enbridge Energy Partners to replace a 44-year-old pipeline over 60 miles between Lake, Porter, LaPorte and St. Joseph counties?

July 16, 2014 6:00 pm
VALPARAISO TRIATHLON NOTEBOOK: Age just a number at triathlon

VALPARAISO TRIATHLON NOTEBOOK: Age just a number at triathlon

VALPARAISO | With 168 years combined on Earth, Bill Pauley and Robert McKeague might have been the most experienced duo competing in Saturday’s Valparaiso Triathlon at Rogers-Lakewood Park.

July 12, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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VALPARAISO TRIATHLON: Bailey, Wickard add to their multiple wins in Valparaiso Triathlon

VALPARAISO TRIATHLON: Bailey, Wickard add to their multiple wins in Valparaiso Triathlon

VALPARAISO | It was more of the same for a pair of triathletes on a rainy Saturday morning at Rogers-Lakewood Park.

July 12, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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REGION GOLF NOTES: Footgolf gaining more than just a toe hold

REGION GOLF NOTES: Footgolf gaining more than just a toe hold

What do you get when you cross football and golf?

July 08, 2014 6:36 pm Photos

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Lowell's Iussig named ICGSA Coach of the Year

Lowell's Iussig named ICGSA Coach of the Year

CARMEL | In between the two games Saturday at the ICGSA North-South All-Star Games, state awards were announced, and a Northwest Indiana person earned one of them for the first time in seven years.

June 28, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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K.V.’s Cavinder gets two hits for North in all-star doubleheader

K.V.’s Cavinder gets two hits for North in all-star doubleheader

CARMEL | A weaker kid wouldn’t have lasted four years. But Morgan Cavinder isn’t a weak kid.

June 28, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Crown Point's Elish is the Times Softball Player of the Year

Crown Point's Elish is the Times Softball Player of the Year

As the 2014 high school softball season began in March, one thing still haunted Crown Point pitcher Miranda Elish: The last game of last season.

June 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Noll's Sobilo is The Times Softball Coach of the Year

Noll's Sobilo is The Times Softball Coach of the Year

He may have been only a first-year head coach, but Richard Sobilo knew plenty about Bishop Noll softball, thanks to his daughter, Elena, being a player on the team.

June 27, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Alice Veenstra follows own advice to shoot 300, win first Classic title

Alice Veenstra follows own advice to shoot 300, win first Classic title

HAMMOND | For the last three years, Alice Veenstra has helped coach the Calumet College women’s bowling team.

June 08, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Huntington North sends Crown Point girls home with first loss

WEST LAFAYETTE | Even in the top of the seventh inning of a game in which Crown Point had not scored a run against Huntington North, hope was not lost.

June 07, 2014 6:00 pm
Crown Point wins third straight sectional title in dominating fashion

Crown Point wins third straight sectional title in dominating fashion

ST. JOHN | In Friday’s Lake Central Sectional at Palmira Golf Course, Crown Point’s fifth golfer, Ken Decker, shot a nice 82.

June 06, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Less home runs is better for Hanover in this trip to semistate

Less home runs is better for Hanover in this trip to semistate

CEDAR LAKE | Hanover Central coach Larry McMillen could be considered softball’s version of Yoda with as long as he’s been involved in the sport.

June 06, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Sosbe hopes to finish Portage throwing career in style at state meet

Sosbe hopes to finish Portage throwing career in style at state meet

PORTAGE | In her previous three years as a thrower at Portage, a school known for its successful throwers on the girls and boys sides, Ashley Sosbe was a follower.

June 04, 2014 5:16 pm
Fremouw shakes off rust, leads Noll to first regional title since 2006

Fremouw shakes off rust, leads Noll to first regional title since 2006

HAMMOND | It had been a while since senior Andie Fremouw had pitched for Bishop Noll – 13 days to be exact, which was about a week before sectionals.

June 03, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Bishop Noll's Monica Martin looks to go out a champion

Bishop Noll's Monica Martin looks to go out a champion

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll senior Monica Martin transferred from softball power Lake Central after her freshman year to a program that hadn’t won a sectional title since 2006.

June 02, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Unbeaten Crown Point dethrones defending state champ Portage in sectional final

Unbeaten Crown Point dethrones defending state champ Portage in sectional final

LAPORTE | All five grandstands at LaPorte’s softball field at Kesling Park were packed. It was a dream matchup in any high school sport: The defending state champ that’s still very good against an undefeated nationally-ranked conference rival in the sectional championship.

May 30, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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West Side wins 5 races, including 1-2-3 in 100 dash, to win regional title

West Side wins 5 races, including 1-2-3 in 100 dash, to win regional title

VALPARAISO | There are 16 events in IHSAA postseason track and field meets, so for a team to win it usually has to have depth with a variety of good athletes.

May 29, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Portage, Crown Point will meet in Class 4A LaPorte Sectional final

Portage, Crown Point will meet in Class 4A LaPorte Sectional final

LAPORTE | During the regular season, Chesterton gave undefeated Crown Point its toughest game, losing by just one run and holding a lead late.

May 28, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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