Inside The Zone

Inside The Zone – February 23

The Komets skated three home games in four nights for week 19 going 2-0-1 for five points and improving to 35-12-4 and 74 points to lead the ECHL Eastern Conference with seven weeks remaining.

AJ Hammons

Hammons Named Big Ten Player Of The Week

Purdue’s A.J. Hammons was named the Big Ten Player of the Week on Monday afternoon after a dominating performance in the Boilermakers’ 67-63 win over Indiana last Thursday.

Brandon Soat

IPFW’s Soat Named Summit League Player Of The Week

Fort Wayne outfielder Brandon Soat and Oral Roberts first baseman Anthony Sequeira were named The Summit League Baseball Players of the Week while Omaha starting pitcher Zach Williamsen was selected as the league’s Pitcher of the Week for their performances Feb. 16-22.

James Blackmon Jr., Junior Etou

MBB: Indiana cruises over Rutgers 84-54

Yogi Ferrell and James Blackmon Jr. scored 17 points apiece while Hanner Mosquera-Perea had a career-high 13 points to lead Indiana past Rutgers 84-54 on Sunday.

File IPFW Logo Mastadons

BASE: Offense Erupts as Mastodons Sweep Racers

The IPFW Mastodon baseball team erupted for 32 runs over two games, topping the Murray State Racers by scores of 12-11 and 20-3. The 20 runs are the most in a game since April 6, 2010 when the team scored 21 runs against Chicago State.

Andre Emmett

Mad Ants Top Drive at Home, 91-81

The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, got the win at home, Sunday February 22nd, taking down the Grand Rapids Drive 91-81 at the Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum.

IPFW Women Basketball

WBB: Mastodon Seniors Fall In Final Home Game

In the final home game in the Gates Sports Center for seniors Mur Hagerman, Hillary Moore, Haley Seibert, the IPFW women’s basketball team fell to North Dakota State 72-66. It was also IPFW’s 8th annual Pink Out game, honoring those who have battled breast cancer, benefiting the Vera Bradley Foundation.

Carroll Boys Swimming

Boys High School Swimming Sectionals Recap

One week after the high school swimming and diving season came to an end, the boys became their postseason. Carroll and Warsaw each winning sectional titles on Saturday in the pool.

IPFW Joe Edwards

MBB: IPFW Falls in Thriller to Bison

The IPFW men’s basketball team saw its seven-game win streak come to an end on Saturday afternoon in a thrilling 66-62 battle with the North Dakota State Bison.