Times sports reporters James Boyd and Robbie Weinstein present their County Athletes of the Year.
Robbie Weinstein covers Porter County prep sports and Valparaiso University athletics for The Times. You can find the Vanderbilt University and Northwestern University grad posted up on the nearest field of play or in front of the TV.
Division I schools have offered three Region prospects.
James and Robbie roll through their County Athlete of the Year Awards, honoring five of the most dominant athletes in Northwest Indiana for 2018-19.
Morton wide receiver JoJo Johnson has picked up offers from Ball State, Western Michigan and Bowling Green.
Former Munster girls tennis coach Bob Modesto has been hired to lead Valparaiso's women's tennis program.
Clay Thompson and Joe Rycerz have known each other since grade school. The former Andrean 59ers are now teammates again with the Oilmen.
Brandon Newman, The Times' Porter and LaPorte Counties Male Athlete of the Year, hosted free youth basketball clinics this spring.
After a memorable senior season that culminated in a second straight Class 3A state title, Andrean's Michael Doolin is The Times' Lake County Male Athlete of the Year.
Former Chesterton kicker Chris VanEekeren and former Andrean quarterback Zack Merrill will be reunited at the North/South All-Star game Friday. VanEekeren transferred from Andrean after his sophomore year.