The Fort Wayne Mad Ants will team up with Lutheran Health Network to host the inaugural Mad Ants Basketball Academy at Turnstone Center July 25 – 29 featuring head instructor Ron Howard.
A six-foot-three point guard, Lemon averaged 13.5 points a game in his first season with the Ants.
Tim Bawmann, longtime president of a Boston Red Sox affiliate, will begin as president of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants immediately. He replaces Jeff Potter.
The Mad Ants came out on top Friday night against the Erie BayHawks 117-101 at Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum behind a strong performance from CJ Fair.
Michael Frazier tallied 20 points while Walter Lemon Jr. added 19 as the Mad Ants won their final road game of the season, defeating Westchester 98-91 on Wednesday night.
” We look forward to building the Mad Ants into a model D-League franchise that well serves the Fort Wayne community on and off the court.”
The Mad Ants were led by Xavier Thames with 20 points and three rebounds.
Fort Wayne falls to 18-28 on the season, while Sioux Falls moves to 37-8.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, fell to the Grand Rapids Drive 102-97 at Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum behind Michael Frazier’s 21 point performance.
In 34 games with the Mad Ants so far this season Whittington is averaging 12.1 points and 8.0 rebounds per night.
Scoring in double digits for Fort Wayne were Rakeem Christmas (17), Shayne Whittington (17), Terran Petteway (15) and CJ Fair (14).
The Mad Ants fell to the Sioux Falls Skyforce 128-111 at Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum behind Walter Lemon Jr’s 24 point performance.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, fell to the Westchester Knicks 106-99 at Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum behind the dominant performance of Walter Lemon Jr. off the bench.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, topped the Grand Rapids Drive 110-104 in their return back to the Coliseum on Wednesday, March 9.
The Mad Ants, announced Sunday that they have waived John Lucas III. Lucas averaged 17.7 points per game in his 18 games with the Mad Ants.
The Fort Wayne Mad ants took on the Canton Charge Saturday afternoon in Canton, Ohio where The Charge defeated the Mad Ants 114-102.
Fort Wayne’s Terran Petteway netted a team-high 30 points as the Mad Ants edged Raptors 905 on Thursday night 127-125.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, topped the Iowa Energy, 110-85 on Sunday, February 28th at the Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum.
Petteway finished with a team-high 26 points on 8-of-18 shooting to go along with six boards to lead Fort Wayne
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, fell to the Westchester Knicks, 98-86, on Thursday, February 25th at the Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum.