West Noble High School graduate Aaron Wellman is heading to the NFL as the Manchester University graduate has been hired as the strength and conditioning coach for the New York Giants.
The Bishop Dwenger graduate is making his first Pro Bowl appearance after catching 52 passes for 615 yards and 13 touchdowns for the Bengals this season.
Six new faces were inducted to the Wayne Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday afternoon at Wayne High School. These inductees included two athletes, two coaches, and two contributors.
Dave and Jody Muzzillo have decided to move forward into the racing future, renaming the 53-year-old facility “Baer Field Motorsports Park” for the 2016 season.
Indiana’s Paul George will start in the East frontcourt on Feb. 14 with New York’s Carmelo Anthony.
La Fontaine native and Manchester University graduate Mike “Doc” Emrick has been named the National Sportscaster of the Year for the third year in a row by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association.
As a senior with the Purdue Boilermakers, Woodson was a consensus All-American and runner-up for the Jim Thorpe Award.
Griffey will go to Cooperstown with the highest vote percentage at 99.3, getting 437 of 440 ballots.
Notre Dame standout linebacker Jaylon Smith was helped from the field with an apparent leg injury early in Friday’s Fiesta Bowl.
The Summit City will be represented in Honolulu next month as Fort Wayne native and Bishop Dwenger graduate Tyler Eifert has been selected to the 2016 Pro Bowl.
Snider grad Reggie Hearn returned to the Summit City as a member of the Reno Bighorns but his 13 points weren’t enough as the Mad Ants topped the Bighorns 129-114.
The Miami Heat say assistant coach Keith Smart has undergone successful surgery to remove what the team describes as a very rare type of skin cancer.
All-Star third baseman Todd Frazier was dealt from the Cincinnati Reds to the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday as part of a three-team, seven-player trade that also included the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Bengals are preparing AJ McCarron for an extended run as their starting quarterback while waiting for an update on Andy Dalton’s broken thumb.
The defending NBA champions improved to 23-0, with Klay Thompson scoring a season-high 39 points and Stephen Curry adding 29 points, seven rebounds and 10 assists in a 131-123 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
Free agent infielder Ben Zobrist and the Cubs agreed Tuesday to a $56 million, four-year contract, a deal that caused Chicago to trade Starlin Castro to the New York Yankees for pitcher Adam Warren.
The Bears placed Bennett on injured reserve Tuesday, ending his third season in Chicago and ninth in the NFL.
Former Bishop Dwenger and Purdue softball standout Ashley Burkhardt was back in Fort Wayne this weekend hosting a youth softball camp at the Summit.
Bishop Dwenger graduate and Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert did not practice Wednesday or Thursday with the Cincinnati Bengals so far this week.
Damon Bailey and Calbert Cheaney headline this year’s class of Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame inductees.