Anything goes at tourney time and that’s exactly what the 2nd-seeded HU baseball team experienced Saturday afternoon in first round action of the Crossroads League Tournament as they were stung by 7th-seeded Bethel College 3-1.
Troy Schwab had a pair of goals and Neil Conway had 35 saves to lead the Walleye to a 5-2 win over Fort Wayne on Saturday night. Toledo leads the best of seven series 2-0 with game three coming Tuesday night in Fort Wayne.
A late lead slipped away from the TinCaps in a 5-4 loss at South Bend on Saturday night at Four Winds Field. With Fort Wayne up 4-2 in the bottom of the eighth inning, Yasiel Balaguert ripped a three-run double to right-center field that proved to be the game-winning hit.
Bishop Dwenger alum and Purdue defensive standout, Landon Feichter did not hear his name called at the 2015 NFL draft, but a shot at the big time is still a reality. The former Saint has been invited to the Cleveland Browns rookie camp.
Athletes earn their spot in the camp by participating in a different community service project every year.
1A no. 7 Blackhawk Christian scored seven runs in the top of the first as the Braves went on to defeat Snider 11-4 on Friday night at Hawley Field.
The IPFW eight-game win streak was snapped as the North Dakota State Bison topped the Mastodons 6-4 in the first of a three-game series at Newman Outdoor Field.
In the opener of a three-game series at Four Winds Field, Fort Wayne fell to South Bend, 11-5. Nick Torres homered and had an RBI-single for the TinCaps in the loss.
Indianapolis went on the defensive Friday night, using the first of two third-round picks on D’Joun Smith.
Coleman set Indiana’s record with 2,036 yards rushing in 2014.
In a battle of ECHL heavyweights the first knockdown goes to Toledo as the Walleye topped the Komets 4-1 Friday night in game one of the North Division Finals.
For the seventh year in a row in its current format Jason Baker’s Pro Football Mini Camp is teaching the game and life lessons to area middle school boys.