Blackmon, a rising junior, missed the final 22 games last season after having knee surgery. He was a former Bishop Luers High School standout.
IPFW Greg Kaiser, Brandon Soat, and Trevor Storie were each named to the 2016 All-Summit League Baseball First Team.
The right-hander from Huntington North H.S. pitched 7.0 shutout innings during a 2-0 victory against Western Illinois May 20 for his team-best seventh win this season.
Eifert injured the ankle playing at the Pro Bowl in January. According to national reports the injury hasn’t healed according to plan.
Vincent Edwards, a 6-foot-8, 225-pound player from Middletown, Ohio, said playing in the NBA is still his dream but he wants “to make next year a special one.”
Biggie returned to Bankers Life Fieldhouse to work out for the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday.
IPFW (31-24, 14-16 Summit League) will be the No. 3 seed for the third consecutive season and advanced to the title game a year ago.
IPFW now heads to the Summit League Championship, May 25-28, at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Steve McElvene’s father spoke with WANE-TV Friday night about losing his 20-year old son outside of the basketball standout’s public viewing at Abundant Life Church.
St. Thomas scored six runs in the final two innings to defeat Trine 9-5 in game one of the NCAA Division III Softball Angola, Indiana Super Regional at SportONE/Parkview Softball Field.
A pair of RBI singles from Evan VanSumeren and Shannon Baker in the bottom of the second inning helped the IPFW baseball team clinch a spot in the Summit League Tournament, with a 2-0 victory over Western Illinois University.
Homestead graduate Caleb Swanigan will have a chance to impress his home-state NBA team as he’s one of six players that will attend the Indiana Pacers’ third pre-draft workout on Monday.
The IPFW baseball team scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth with two outs, as the Mastodons came from behind to defeat Western Illinois University 4-3, Friday afternoon at Mastodon Field in Fort Wayne.
Stephens averaged 6.1 points per game as a junior while connecting on 175 treys in three seasons combined.
The point guard confirmed her commitment to WANE-TV on Wednesday afternoon.
After earning Summit League Player of the Year as a senior IPFW’s Max Landis is looking for his shot on the next level.
IPFW has beaten Purdue twice this season.
Ball State has extended the contract of men’s basketball coach James Whitford through the 2020-21 season, director of intercollegiate athletics Mark Sandy announced.
A public viewing will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 20 at Abundant Life Church, 3301 E. Coliseum Blvd. in Fort Wayne with the funeral service on Saturday at 11 a.m.
The team collected around $4,000.