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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

Freshman Charlesworth is LaCrosse's first cross country sectional champion

Freshman Charlesworth is LaCrosse's first cross country sectional champion

It is not supposed to be this easy.

October 17, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Crague, Lake Central ready for deep run in cross country postseason

Crague, Lake Central ready for deep run in cross country postseason

ST. JOHN | The last in a long line of successful Lake Central runners is often the first in a long line of successful Lake Central runners.

October 17, 2014 5:00 pm

Scouting local cross country regionals

Crown Point Regional

October 17, 2014 5:00 pm

JIM PETERS: Breast cancer awareness is personal to Valpo girls cross country team

JIM PETERS: Breast cancer awareness is personal to Valpo girls cross country team

Less than a decade ago, Ann Nellessen was diagnosed with breast cancer.

October 16, 2014 6:45 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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Times Top 10 cross country polls

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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

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,…

October 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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October 03, 2014 5:00 pm

Scouting local conference cross country meets

Duneland Athletic Conference

October 03, 2014 5:00 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

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September 26, 2014 5:00 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…

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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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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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Merrillville senior Ochoa qualified for state last fall in Arizona before returning to the area

Merrillville senior Ochoa qualified for state last fall in Arizona before returning to the area

Camille Ochoa’s first race as a prep cross country runner in Indiana almost ended before it started.

September 12, 2014 7:00 pm

Local bumper crop of freshmen girls cross country runners ready to break through this fall

Local bumper crop of freshmen girls cross country runners ready to break through this fall

For some, ignorance is bliss, and every cross country race becomes an exercise in putting the head down and pushing. Others already know the r…

September 12, 2014 7:00 pm

Newcomer Gruszka fitting right in with Valpo girls cross country team

Newcomer Gruszka fitting right in with Valpo girls cross country team

When Boomer Nellessen first noticed Natalie Gruszka in the 800-meter run at an indoor track meet last winter, two questions quickly came to th…

September 12, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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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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September 05, 2014 5:00 pm

T.F. North's Munoz makes history one run at a time

T.F. North's Munoz makes history one run at a time

Anyone well versed in Illinois high school cross country might be surprised to discover, upon visiting T.F. North's page on the IHSA website, …

September 01, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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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

Hanover's Kolanowski and Umlauf trying to make history

Hanover's Kolanowski and Umlauf trying to make history

CEDAR LAKE | Lindsey Kolanowski remembers meeting Olivia Umlauf for the first time and being annoyed.

August 29, 2014 7:00 pm

Schoof follows in Lancioni's footsteps at LaPorte

Schoof follows in Lancioni's footsteps at LaPorte

When Elena Lancioni headed off to Bowling Green, the former LaPorte star left some words of advice for Kailee Schoof.

August 29, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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August 29, 2014 5:00 pm

Hobart's Ahner a triathlon veteran at the age of 15

Hobart's Ahner a triathlon veteran at the age of 15

Whether she's running, swimming or biking, Marina Ahner prefers to go the extra distance.

August 27, 2014 6:45 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

Crown Point senior Zimmerman adamantly follows the sport at which she excels

Crown Point senior Zimmerman adamantly follows the sport at which she excels

CROWN POINT | When she moved from Brownsburg to Crown Point in the summer of 2012, Jill Zimmerman quickly noticed the advertisements for weeke…

August 20, 2014 6:00 pm

South Central's Werner golfing as well as running cross country

South Central's Werner golfing as well as running cross country

Already one of the top distance runners in Northwest Indiana, Kyleigh Werner is putting a swing into her athletics resume.

August 20, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Scouting area girls cross country teams

Duneland Athletic Conference

August 20, 2014 5:00 pm

Girls cross country region rundown

Times Top 10

August 20, 2014 5:00 pm

All-American Mile winner again comes up short of 4-minute challenge

All-American Mile winner again comes up short of 4-minute challenge

HIGHLAND | The challenge was enticing, but Jake Baranowski is a realist.

July 07, 2014 6:30 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

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

LaPorte's Lancioni to run for Bowling Green State

LaPorte's Lancioni to run for Bowling Green State

Orange will remain part of Elena Lancioni's wardrobe when she goes to college.

November 17, 2013 8:30 pm
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