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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

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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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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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

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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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

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

JIM PETERS: Region has slipped a rung on cross country ladder

JIM PETERS: Region has slipped a rung on cross country ladder

After all these years of trekking to Terre Haute for the state cross country meet, you'd think I'd know the trip like the back of my hand.

November 07, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Freshman Timm has fit right in with state-bound Portage girls cross country team

Freshman Timm has fit right in with state-bound Portage girls cross country team

Rebecca Timm figured out sometime during eighth grade that her athletics future would be in a sport with no ball involved.

November 01, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Scouting the Indiana state cross country finals

When: Noon today.

October 31, 2013 5:00 pm

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?:John Collet

WHERE ARE THEY NOW?:John Collet

John Collet wasn't trying to imitate Pheidippides, the first marathoner, but he ran the same way Pheidippides did.

October 27, 2013 6:00 pm

Lancioni wins semistate, leads LaPorte girls cross country to first state meet since 1999

Lancioni wins semistate, leads LaPorte girls cross country to first state meet since 1999

NEW CARLISLE | It's called having your cake and eating it, too.

October 26, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Whiting’s late-charging Lopez is program’s first semistate qualifier

Whiting’s late-charging Lopez is program’s first semistate qualifier

WHITING | First off, it’s Citlali. C-I-T-L-A-L-I.

October 25, 2013 5:30 pm Photos

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Scouting the New Prairie Cross Country Semistate

When: 10:30 a.m. today.

October 25, 2013 5:00 pm

Portage girls win first regional cross country title since 1988, Valpo boys win again

Portage girls win first regional cross country title since 1988, Valpo boys win again

NEW CARLISLE | It was a measure of revenge that had been mostly unspoken leading up to Saturday morning.

October 19, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Munster boys, L.C. girls win team titles at Crown Point Regional

Munster boys, L.C. girls win team titles at Crown Point Regional

CENTER TWP. | It was a crowded field at Saturday’s Crown Point Regional, but Munster junior Ryan Kritzer still emerged to take individual hono…

October 19, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Scouting local cross country regionals

New Prairie Regional

October 18, 2013 5:00 pm

Senior 'rookies' help Valpo boys cross country team wins fourth straight sectional

Senior 'rookies' help Valpo boys cross country team wins fourth straight sectional

LIBERTY TWP. | Valparaiso's boys won the Chesterton Sectional for the fourth year in a row Tuesday.

October 15, 2013 9:30 pm Photos

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Lake Central girls, Munster boys win sectional CC titles

HAMMOND | Squirrels darted in the background, geese honked in the distance and dogs scratched and sniffed along the course.

October 15, 2013 9:15 pm

Twice as nice as K.V. sweeps team honors at Rensselaer

RENSSELAER | After Morgan Township’s Ben Savage toured the wet and windy course in 16 minutes and 29 seconds at Tuesday’s Rensselaer Sectional…

October 15, 2013 8:30 pm

Blaylock, Guerrero run away with sectional crown

Blaylock, Guerrero run away with sectional crown

CENTER TWP. | Brian Blaylock had an advantage on a wet and rainy day at the Crown Point sectional Tuesday at Lemon Lake Park.

October 15, 2013 8:15 pm Photos

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Guerrero, Whidden have taken different routes to the same finish line

Guerrero, Whidden have taken different routes to the same finish line

HOBART | They run the same paths but have on different shoes.

October 11, 2013 7:00 pm

Times Top 10 cross country polls

Final Polls

October 11, 2013 5:00 pm

Scouting local cross country sectionals

Chesterton Sectional

October 11, 2013 5:00 pm

Gavit boys, Morton girls take GLAC titles as individual winners run to win streaks

HAMMOND | Runners from near and far, regardless of background, are creatures of habit.

October 09, 2013 9:00 pm

Hebron girls, Werner repeat as PCC cross country champions

Hebron girls, Werner repeat as PCC cross country champions

PORTER TWP. | Winning never gets old.

October 08, 2013 8:45 pm Photos

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O'Shea, Wheeler take girls title; BNI's Cordova, No. Newton win boys race

O'Shea, Wheeler take girls title; BNI's Cordova, No. Newton win boys race

UNION TWP. | Kelly O’Shea didn’t break stride to pump her fist, hold up four fingers or even acknowledge her older sister Maggie, who was work…

October 08, 2013 6:00 pm

Munster boys, Hobart girls dominate NCC meet with huge wins

Munster boys, Hobart girls dominate NCC meet with huge wins

HOBART | At the first big invitational of the season, one of Ryan Kritzer’s family members was upset about previous misspellings of ‘Kritzer’ …

October 05, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Big day for LaPorte at DAC cross country meet; Valpo boys win fourth straight

Big day for LaPorte at DAC cross country meet; Valpo boys win fourth straight

LAPORTE | Saturday's Duneland Athletic Conference Championship marked the first time LaPorte played host to the meet, and the Slicers made the…

October 05, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Times Top 10 cross country polls

(Previous ranking in parentheses; NR = not ranked)

October 04, 2013 5:00 pm

Scouting local conference cross country meets

Duneland Athletic

October 04, 2013 5:00 pm

Andrean girls win Highland Invite

Andrean girls win Highland Invite

HIGHLAND | The course for the 46th annual Highland Invitational, as usual, finished on the high school track, familiar terrain for first-year …

September 28, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Senior McNicholas is an eccentric throwback and energetic No. 1 runner at Munster

Senior McNicholas is an eccentric throwback and energetic No. 1 runner at Munster

MUNSTER | No matter where she goes to college, Emily McNicholas is majoring in history.

September 27, 2013 7:00 pm
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