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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 upco…

October 18, 2014 3:00 pm

Scouting local cross country regionals

Crown Point Regional

October 17, 2014 5:00 pm

Lake Central girls post top 7 finishers; Munster defends boys title

Lake Central girls post top 7 finishers; Munster defends boys title

HAMMOND | It wasn’t enough for the Lake Central girls to win their 11th straight sectional title Saturday in the Gavit Sectional at Riverside Park.

October 11, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Kepshire, Wylie capture individual titles as Crown Point cross country sweeps team honors

CROWN POINT | Ryan Kepshire picked a nice day to win his first meet of the season.

October 11, 2014 5:00 pm

Host Rensselaer, Kankakee Valley win team cross country sectional titles

RENSSELAER | Rensselaer attained one of its season’s goals by winning Saturday’s girls sectional, but it has set its sights a little higher.

October 11, 2014 5:00 pm

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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Crown Point’s Kepshire enters postseason just as he feels 100 percent healthy

Crown Point’s Kepshire enters postseason just as he feels 100 percent healthy

CROWN POINT | Athletes don’t like to hear pops. They are rarely good, especially when they emanate from anywhere on the legs.

October 10, 2014 6:00 pm

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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Times Top 10 cross country polls

Final Polls

October 10, 2014 5:00 pm

Scouting local cross country sectionals

Chesterton Sectional

October 10, 2014 5:00 pm

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 Champion…

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'…

October 04, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Mustangs rule the day at NCC cross country meets

Mustangs rule the day at NCC cross country meets

LOWELL | Munster just might have its finest boys cross country team in recent history.

October 04, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Cool runnings help Hanover sweep GSSC cross country meets

UNION TWP. | She knew it would be cold, just not as cold as it actually was.

October 04, 2014 6:00 pm

Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

October 03, 2014 5:00 pm

Scouting local conference cross country meets

Duneland Athletic Conference

October 03, 2014 5:00 pm

STEVE HANLON: He has fought the good fight, he has finished the course

STEVE HANLON: He has fought the good fight, he has finished the course

NEW CHICAGO | Before every River Forest cross country meet, junior Christopher Ramos gathers the nine Ingots on the small-school team, they lo…

October 02, 2014 7:00 pm

Griffith freshman Austin, Wheeler’s O’Shea claim Highland Invitational titles

Griffith freshman Austin, Wheeler’s O’Shea claim Highland Invitational titles

HIGHLAND | On a beautiful fall morning, the sun casts a long shadow from behind the runners as they finish with the sun on their backs on the …

September 27, 2014 7:00 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…

September 27, 2014 5:00 pm

Dalton moves to the front of the Valpo pack

Dalton moves to the front of the Valpo pack

It's easier to follow than to lead.

September 26, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

September 26, 2014 5:00 pm

JIM PETERS: Portage runner Marsh finally reaping his reward

JIM PETERS: Portage runner Marsh finally reaping his reward

For every single one of the thousand-plus runners at the New Prairie Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, there was a story of how he or sh…

September 24, 2014 6:15 pm

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 F…

September 20, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Illiana Christian boys win own invite; rebuilding girls team takes second

Illiana Christian boys win own invite; rebuilding girls team takes second

GLENWOOD | There’s a first time for everything and an eighth time for some things.

September 20, 2014 5:00 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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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

September 19, 2014 5:00 pm

Munster boys, L.C. girls take Lowell Invitational titles

Munster boys, L.C. girls take Lowell Invitational titles

LOWELL | It was 45 degrees on a soggy course at the start of the Lowell Invitational on Saturday morning.

September 13, 2014 5:40 pm Photos

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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

September 12, 2014 5:00 pm

Crown Point leaves running competition in the Dust

Crown Point leaves running competition in the Dust

GLENWOOD | Shoelaces couldn’t hold her down, mud puddles couldn’t break her stride. Oh no, Hannah Wylie had to keep on moving.

September 06, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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North Newton senior Espino is fifth sibling in program, one of its historical best

North Newton senior Espino is fifth sibling in program, one of its historical best

When Tim Loughmiller reflects on the recent history of North Newton cross country or track, he oozes credibility.

September 05, 2014 6:00 pm

Heimberg carrying on the family name in Portage running

Heimberg carrying on the family name in Portage running

When Nick Heimberg reached middle school, he had aspirations of playing football at Portage.

September 05, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

September 05, 2014 5:00 pm

Munster boys, Valparaiso girls win invite titles at Lake Central

Munster boys, Valparaiso girls win invite titles at Lake Central

ST. JOHN | Tyler Keslin is living a dream.

August 30, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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Valpo boys, Andrean girls win titles at Gavit Invitational

HAMMOND | The cross country finish line at Saturday’s Gavit Invitational had the look of a jailbreak, and not simply because the winning team’…

August 30, 2014 5:46 pm

Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

August 29, 2014 5:00 pm

Schoof, O'Shea win big at LaPorte's Bransford Classic

Schoof, O'Shea win big at LaPorte's Bransford Classic

LAPORTE | Coaches always tell their runners that every point counts.

August 26, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Crown Point freshman Wylie wins girls cross country title at home invite

CROWN POINT | Hannah Wylie didn’t look like a freshman until she needed directions to the finish line.

August 26, 2014 6:26 pm

Returning all-state runner Kritzer is poised to rewrite Munster history

Returning all-state runner Kritzer is poised to rewrite Munster history

MUNSTER | His introduction came during some channel-surfing, but Ryan Kritzer is certainly glad he stopped, recorded and viewed “Prefontaine.”

August 23, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Wheeler's O'Shea gives up hockey to focus on running

Wheeler's O'Shea gives up hockey to focus on running

Hockey has been a part of Joel O'Shea's sports itinerary since he was in first grade.

August 23, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Boys cross country region rundown

Times Top 10

August 23, 2014 5:00 pm

Scouting area boys cross country teams

Duneland Athletic Conference

August 23, 2014 5:00 pm

Crague takes over as Valparaiso boys cross country coach

Crague takes over as Valparaiso boys cross country coach

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.

August 01, 2014 5:00 pm

JIM PETERS: DAC cross country celebrates independence from dual meets

As we celebrate the United States' independence today, Duneland Athletic Conference cross country teams will soon be reveling in their freedom…

July 03, 2014 5:00 pm

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

JIM PETERS: Crague seems like a no-brainer for Valpo boys cross country hire

You don't just replace a cross country coach with the prolonged success that Mike Prow maintained over 24 years.

June 12, 2014 5:00 pm

Kevin Kearney returns to Boston Marathon 18 years later, as a participant

Kevin Kearney returns to Boston Marathon 18 years later, as a participant

Eighteen years ago, Kevin Kearney sat on the edge of a roof five stories up watching the finish of the Boston Marathon with his mom as his dad…

April 20, 2014 10:00 pm

Chesterton coach Kearney retiring after track season

Chesterton coach Kearney retiring after track season

When Steve Kearney envisioned what his last season of coaching would be like, this certainly wasn't one of the scenarios.

April 15, 2014 6:30 pm

Pat Montalbano gets an unexpected call from Hammond Sports HOF

Pat Montalbano gets an unexpected call from Hammond Sports HOF

Pat Montalbano is a longtime supporter of the Hammond Sports Hall of Fame.

February 21, 2014 5:00 pm

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?: Rich Rust

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?: Rich Rust

Rich Rust can recall as if it were yesterday when the Hebron boys basketball team traveled to Lafayette Jeff for the regional.

November 18, 2013 6:00 pm
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