NewsChannel 15 is counting down the best 15 sports moments that happened in Northeast Indiana in 2016.
Huntington North and Manchester University graduate Michael Salazar got a chance to see the 2016 World Series from Cleveland’s dugout an assistant athletic trainer for the Indians.
The Cougars will play Baker University on Saturday in Daytona Beach, Florida, for the NAIA Championship. It is USF’s first trip to the national championship since 2006.
Huntington native E,J. Tackett won the 2016 PBA Championship title on Saturday defeating Tom Smallwood in the finals.
The Snider boys basketball team opened their season with a 57-51 win over Wayne on Friday night at Kilmer Court on the first night of SAC double headers on the Highlight Zone.
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Reigning SAC champion Homestead bested 4A no. 5 Warsaw in your “Game of the Week” as the first full Friday of hoops hit the airwaves on the Highlight Zone.
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Grube has signed a minor league deal with the Toronto Blue Jays that includes and invitation to spring training.
Concordia will make their first appearance at Lucas Oil Stadium for the IHSAA State Football Championships on Saturday, November 26.
Snider’s quest for back-to-back state championship fell short at 5A semi-state on Friday night as the 5A no. 1 Panthers fell to 5A no. 5 Westfield 23-17 in a game delayed by weather.
Concordia will play for the 3A state title next Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium as the Cadets bested Garrett 56-42 at semi-state at a rain-soaked Memorial Field.
Adams Central saw a fantastic postseason run come to an end Friday night in Monroe as the 1A no. 6 Flying Jets fell to 1A no. 3 Pioneer 22-8 at semi-state.
1A no. 6 Adams Central is heading to semistate as the Flying Jets bested Southwood 23-7 at Sherman Waggner Field on Friday night.
After beating 2A no. 1 Woodlan and 2A no. 13 Churubusco South Adams’ magical postseason run came to an end Friday at 2A no. 3 Eastbrook as the Starfires fell 28-21.
Garrett now will host 3A semistate against Concordia next Friday.
In 4A it was 4A no. 4 New Haven falling for the first time this season as the Bulldogs were bested by 4A no. 2 NorthWood 52-28.
6A no. 11 Homestead saw its season come to an end against 6A no. 7 Carmel in the form of a 42-7 loss at Dave S. Walters Stadium.
5A No. 1 Snider overcame a slow start to beat Mishawaka 31-7 to win the regional crown for the second year in a row.
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