The game is likely to return for the 2018 season.
Despite out-hitting its opponent on the day, the IPFW softball team was unable to cash in on the opportunities as the Mastodons dropped its doubleheader to Toledo 5-1 and 3-1.
Senior Kendall Whitman collected two hits, while redshirt-senior Shane Trevino along with seniors Brandon Soat and Evan VanSumeren each had RBI, to lead IPFW to a 3-2 non-league baseball home win past the University of Saint Francis Wednesday afternoon at Mastodon Field in Fort Wayne.
After spending the last 11 seasons as an assistant at the University of San Diego Niecee Nelson is back in the Summit City, this time as the leader of the IPFW women’s basketball program.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that Fort Wayne native Jaylon Smith will not play in 2016 and that his status for the future is unclear.
Nelson is no stranger to IPFW having served as an assistant coach for the Mastodons for one season during 2004-05, after getting her start in coaching as a graduate assistant at the University of Wyoming for two seasons (2002-04).
The Bishop Dwenger graduate hit five home run to pace the Mastodons.
The IPFW men’s volleyball team was unable to stop the Ohio State offense as the top-seeded Buckeyes swept the Mastodons (18-25, 17-25, 17-25).
Luers grad Austin Mack had three catches for 22 yards in front of a record-breaking crowd at Ohio Stadium
Junior D.J. Knox added 58 yards on eight carries, but had to leave the game with an apparent knee injury in the second quarter.
Junior safety and Carroll graduate Drue Tranquill made his return to the gridiron after undergoing knee surgery last fall.
Indiana’s defense created three takeaways against its offense in the annual spring scrimmage and didn’t allow a touchdown until the Hoosiers started setting up red zone scenarios late in the practice.
In his lone season at Ranger Geist averaged 15.1 points on 45.6 percent shooting. He also registered 3.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game.
NFL Network’s Ian Rapaport is reporting that the Luers grad is expected to sit out the 2016 season.
Luis Bertran and Andrew Sellan were First Team selections, while Alex Harthaller was named Honorable Mention despite missing half the season due to injury.
Senior Brandon Soat had a walk-off RBI single to left field with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift IPFW to a dramatic 1-0 non-league baseball win past Butler University of the BIG EAST Conference Wednesday afternoon at Mastodon Field in Fort Wayne.
South Side graduate Donovan Clark’s playing days at Indiana University have come to a close with the cornerback taking a medical hardship waiver head coach Kevin Wilson announced on Tuesday.
The extension pays an average of $1.1 billion per season, up from more than $770 million on average under the current contract.
Notre Dame’s V.J. Beachem announced Tuesday he will enter the NBA draft but won’t hire an agent, leaving open the possibility of returning for his senior season.
The Mastodons completed their historic and memorable campaign with a final record of 24-10, the second-most wins in school history, and only the sixth 20-win season in 43 years of competition in the sport.