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Sports Digest: Sky win in Della Donne's return

Sylvia Fowles had 16 points and 14 rebounds, reserve guard Allie Quigley also scored 16 points, and the Sky beat the New York Liberty 87-74 in Elena Delle Donne's return on Thursday night.

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Indiana Bulldogs to play in National Youth Baseball Championships

Indiana Bulldogs to play in National Youth Baseball Championships

The Indiana Bulldogs know drama.

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July 30, 2014 9:00 pm

Sports Digest: L.C.'s Shoemake commits to Valparaiso University women's golf team

Lake Central senior Kylie Shoemake made a verbal commitment Monday to play golf for Valparaiso University.

July 29, 2014 9:00 pm

Madagascar billed as surfing paradise

JOHANNESBURG | Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar.

July 29, 2014 5:15 pm

Hurricanes battle weather, wardrobe issues on way to Babe Ruth World Series

Hurricanes battle weather, wardrobe issues on way to Babe Ruth World Series

HAMMOND | Need volunteers for a makeshift grounds crew?

July 29, 2014 5:00 pm

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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Munster police sergeant makes bodybuilding comeback

Munster police sergeant makes bodybuilding comeback

MUNSTER | You may be cut like a Spartan statue and can move more weight than a truck can pull, but step into Quads Gym in Calumet City — the pumping grounds for some of the most formidable bodybuilders and powerlifters in the nation — and you…

July 28, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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North Lake sport briefs: Hessville Babe Ruth holding fall ball registration

East Chicago Sports HOF to induct five

July 28, 2014 10:00 pm

Illinois sport briefs: Chicago Heights Small Fry holding golf outing

'Fire in the Hole' golf outing Aug. 30

July 28, 2014 10:00 pm

Southlake sport briefs: Bridges' to host 'Running Up the Scoreboard' 5K

East Chicago Sports HOF to induct five

July 28, 2014 10:00 pm

Sports Digest: Cubs trade Barney and cash to Dodgers

 

July 28, 2014 9:00 pm

Dyer falls in state champion Little League game

Dyer falls in state champion Little League game

CROWN POINT | Though it dates back to Biblical times, the term "David vs. Goliath" is not going to get old soon.

July 28, 2014 8:31 pm Photos

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PORTER COUNTY SPORTS BRIEFS: Porter County Pride softball tryouts this week

Valpo Americans fall ball sign-ups Thursday; TC Threat Purple to hold softball tryouts Saturday; Triple Crown Valpo baseball tryouts in August

July 28, 2014 5:00 pm

Schererville Shock going to Babe Ruth World Series

Sunday was a beautiful day for baseball, if was being played in Northwest Indiana.

July 27, 2014 10:00 pm

Sports Digest: Johnson leads Shock past Sky

Glory Johnson scored 14 of her 15 points in the second half and had 11 rebounds to help the Tulsa Shock beat the Sky 79-69 on Sunday.

July 27, 2014 9:00 pm

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

PARIS | Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.

July 27, 2014 1:30 pm Related

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Crown Point stopped in quarterfinal of Cal Ripken Ohio Valley Regional

Crown Point stopped in quarterfinal of Cal Ripken Ohio Valley Regional

CROWN POINT | Bulldogs manager Chip Pettit described the game in a nutshell to his players.

July 26, 2014 9:15 pm

Sports Digest: Oilmen finish third in MCL

The Whiting Oilmen closed out their regular season in style Saturday, sweeping the Lexington (Ill.) Snipes 9-2 and 4-2 to finish third in the Midwest Collegiate League standings.

July 26, 2014 9:00 pm

Sports Digest: Sanderson steps down a tennis coach at St. Joseph's

Reggie Sanderson, the men's and women's tennis coach at Saint Joseph's College, resigned his post Thursday night, Director of Athletics Bill Massoels announced Friday.

July 25, 2014 9:00 pm

NSA World Series 8U runners-up to finally play on the road

NSA World Series 8U runners-up to finally play on the road

CROWN POINT | The Highland 8-year-old all-star softball team hasn't ventured too far from Northwest Indiana this summer.

July 25, 2014 8:30 pm

Southlake sport briefs: Top Tier Indiana holding baseball tryouts at TC

Indiana Chiefs to hold Alumni Game at Riverside Park

July 25, 2014 5:00 pm

North Lake sport briefs: Hessville Babe Ruth holding fall ball registration

Indiana Chiefs to hold Alumni Game at Riverside Park

July 25, 2014 5:00 pm

Illinois sport briefs: Chicago Heights Small Fry holding golf outing

'Fire in the Hole' golf outing Aug. 30

July 25, 2014 5:00 pm

PORTER COUNTY SPORTS BRIEFS: Valpo Americans slate fall ball sign-ups

Valpo Vipers 11U tryouts Tuesday; Valpo Basketball Academy next week; Triple Crown Valpo baseball tryouts in August

July 25, 2014 5:00 pm

Two summer camps combine to keep city kids active

Two summer camps combine to keep city kids active

GARY | Maybe when they visit the Bears training camp early next month in Bourbonnais, Gary youngsters will be in better shape than the Bears themselves.

July 25, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Sports Digest: Crusaders' Henning named men's golf All-America Scholar

Valparaiso graduated senior Kyle Henning repeated as a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar as the Golf Coaches Association of America announced this year's honorees this week.

July 24, 2014 9:00 pm

Crete Crush rallies to stay alive before being eliminated from NSA World Series

Crete Crush rallies to stay alive before being eliminated from NSA World Series

MERRILLVILLE | Say what you will about softball's international tiebreaker format, but it makes far greater sense than "stoppage time" in soccer.

July 24, 2014 8:30 pm

Highland stopped in Little League state final

Highland stopped in Little League state final

After emerging victorious from a series of late-inning dramatics, Highland was finally stopped in championship game of the Indiana Little League State Championships, falling to New Albany, 2-0, Wednesday at the Al and Jan Barker Sports Comple…

July 24, 2014 5:00 pm

JIM PETERS: Little League baseball still holding its own

When travel baseball began to proliferate in the region several years, it appeared to be a death knell to Little League.

July 24, 2014 5:00 pm

Sports Digest: Schererville fall ball registration today

Walk-in registration for Schererville Baseball League fall ball will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today at the league's concession stand.

July 23, 2014 9:00 pm

NWI Sox, TC Angels fight for their tourney lives at NSA "B" North-Central World Series

NWI Sox, TC Angels fight for their tourney lives at NSA "B" North-Central World Series

HOBART | Most of the time in big tournaments such as the NSA "B" North-Central World Series, the teams facing off don’t know each other.

July 23, 2014 8:00 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

Sports Digest: Bowman grad Marrero transfers from DePaul

DePaul announced Tuesday that Bowman Academy graduate DeJuan Marrero has left the program and transferred to Chipola College (Fla.).

July 22, 2014 9:00 pm

14U division at NSA World Series a precursor for high school ranks

14U division at NSA World Series a precursor for high school ranks

MUNSTER | It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to realize why the 14-and-under age group of the National Softball Association "B" North Central World Series is the largest of the divisions that began competition on Tuesday across the region.

July 22, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Rule the Region fall softball league provides travel ball competition without the travel

It's travel softball without the long rides.

July 22, 2014 5:00 pm

CR 2013 World Series champions among seven local teams advancing to Ohio Valley Regional

CR 2013 World Series champions among seven local teams advancing to Ohio Valley Regional

How can you doubt a team that just won a World Series?

July 22, 2014 5:00 pm

Illinois sport briefs: Chicago Heights Small Fry holding golf outing

Chicago Heights Small Fry holding golf outing

July 21, 2014 10:00 pm

Southlake sport briefs: Top Tier Indiana holding baseball tryouts at TC

GCA U.S. Bowling Congress awards annual scholarships

July 21, 2014 10:00 pm

Sports Digest: RailCats third baseman honored as Player of the Week

Pro baseball

July 21, 2014 9:00 pm

Former Wildcat returns home to give baseball/softball clinic

Former Wildcat returns home to give baseball/softball clinic

HAMMOND | Gregory White wasn't fortunate enough to play travel baseball.

July 21, 2014 7:00 pm

NSA World Series opener displays skills, collects shoes

NSA World Series opener displays skills, collects shoes

CROWN POINT | At the end of about every high school sports season, Rick Flutka could have collected all the locker room leftovers and started a used sports apparel shop.

July 21, 2014 6:45 pm Photos

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North Lake sport briefs: Hessville Babe Ruth holding fall ball registration

GCA U.S. Bowling Congress awards annual scholarships

July 21, 2014 5:00 pm

PORTER COUNTY SPORTS BRIEFS: Valpo Basketball Academy next week

Valpo Vipers 11U tryouts July 29; Valpo Americans slate fall ball sign-ups; Volleyball coach opening at Morgan Twp.

July 21, 2014 5:00 pm

Sports Digest: Oilmen sweep Zephyrs in doubleheader

Behind Jason Gasser's 5-for-6 day, the Oilmen beat the Chicago Zephyrs 11-2 and 2-1 in a Sunday doubleheader.

July 20, 2014 9:00 pm

Local Babe Ruth teams advance to Ohio Valley Regionals

Local Babe Ruth teams advance to Ohio Valley Regionals

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Red manager Scott Angel claims he doesn't have an ace up his sleeve.

July 20, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Norway's Kristoff wins Tour stage; Nibali leads

NIMES, France | Almost at the line, Jack Bauer and Martin Elmiger were exhausted but could see it coming — their first Tour de France stage victory. Those last 50 meters, however, got in the way.

July 20, 2014 7:30 pm

Sports Digest: RailCats rock Amarillo

Danny Pulfer went 3-for-4 with four RBIs Saturday as the RailCats (36-24) pounded out 16 hits to rout the Amarillo Sox 9-2.

July 19, 2014 11:00 pm

Sports Digest: IUN signs three local runners

Indiana University Northwest continued stockpiling local talent to its men’s and women’s programs by signing River Forest’s Caridad Ramos, Lowell’s Mackenzie Nichols, and Lake Station’s Carlos Luna to run for coach Javier Heridia’s RedHawks t…

July 18, 2014 11:00 pm

Northwest Indiana becoming familiar home for NSA 'B' World Series

Northwest Indiana becoming familiar home for NSA 'B' World Series

It's not quite an annual thing, but it's getting there.

July 18, 2014 10:00 pm
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