Bayer registered the third-best time at 8:38.68 to qualify for the finals on Sunday.
Henry spent the last two seasons (2013-15) as head coach of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League, compiling a regular season record of 62-38 (.620).
During Friday’s press conference Turner revealed his mother, Mary, is from Fort Wayne.
Four-time World Cup participant and Fort Wayne native DaMarcus Beasley wasn’t able to come back for his annual Beasley National Soccer Camp in the Summit City, but he did the next best thing.
After being drafted by the Nets Connaughton was traded along with Mason Plumlee (a Warsaw, Ind. native) to Portland for Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, who was picked 23rd overall, and veteran point guard Steve Blake.
Grant was selected with the 19th pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, in a spot the Washington Wizards traded to the Hawks along with two future second-round picks to move up four slots for rights to Kansas guard Kelly Oubre.
Myles Turner, at 6-foot-11 and 240 pounds, averaged 10.8 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 2.6 blocks as a freshman last season.
“My fastball command wasn’t as sharp as it needed to be,” the Bryan, Ohio native said. “Balls were staying up.”
Vonleh played in 25 games last season, most of those late in the season. He averaged 3.3 points and 3.4 rebounds per game.
Bishop Luers High School graduate Kristi O’Brien will be on the biggest stage for women’s golf yet again this weekend.
Arizona Cardinals quarterback and Norwell High School grad Chandler Harnish returned to his alma mater this week, hosting his third annual Youth Football Camp.
Bishop Dwenger graduate and former Purdue standout Landon Feichter has been waived by the Cleveland Browns to make room for Terrelle Pryor.
A DeKalb grad is getting another shot at the big leagues.Jarrett Grube signed a minor league deal with the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Bryan, Ohio native and former TinCaps pitcher, Matt Wisler made his MLB debut on Friday night starting for the Braves.
A dislocated elbow ended Eifert’s 2014 campaign early in the second quarter of the Bengals’ season opener against the Ravens, but the Bishop Dwenger High School graduate says he’s both healthy and hungry heading into his third NFL season.
Wisler will get the start against the New York Mets, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In the sixth and final tip of the 2015 season Bill tells us how to improve your putting game.
Former Ball State basketball star and ten-year NBA veteran Bonzi Wells was the guest speaker Wednesday at Vernard Hollins’ annual “Always 100” camp at Parkview Fieldhouse.
Indianapolis Colts superstar QB Andrew Luck visited Fort Wayne on Tuesday at Wayne High School.
Duncan Keith scored in the second period and directed a dominant defense that shut down Tampa Bay’s high-scoring attack, and the Blackhawks beat the Lightning 2-0 in Game 6 on Monday night for their third NHL title in the past six seasons.