With just 32 seconds remaining the Cyclones secured their 2-0 series lead, when forward Joe Wilson sent a pass from the right side to Minella in the high slot, and he blasted a one-timer past Nagle to give the Cyclones a late 3-2 lead, and the eventual win.
For the first time in Parkview Field’s eight-year history, the TinCaps have started the season 5-0 at home.
Northrop improved to 5-1 on the season with a Saturday sweep of their rival Snider, taking game one 4-1 and rallying from a six-run deficit to take game two 10-9.
Carroll raced away with first place at the annual North Side relays on Saturday afternoon.
The TinCaps continued their home cooking of opponents this season with a 10-3 win over South Bend on Friday night at Parkview Field.
Indiana’s defense created three takeaways against its offense in the annual spring scrimmage and didn’t allow a touchdown until the Hoosiers started setting up red zone scenarios late in the practice.
The Komets were unable to take advantage of opening up the playoffs on home ice falling to the Cincinnati Cyclones 3-2.
Churubusco seniors Garrett Simmons and Drew Buffenbarger will continue their athletic careers at the next level.
Wayne senior JeBria Green will continue her volleyball career at IPFW.
In his lone season at Ranger Geist averaged 15.1 points on 45.6 percent shooting. He also registered 3.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game.
NFL Network’s Ian Rapaport is reporting that the Luers grad is expected to sit out the 2016 season.
TinCaps manager Anthony Contreras was live on WANE-TV’s 6 p.m. newscast Thursday night to discuss the opening week of the season with WANE sports director Glenn Marini.T
Fort Wayne is now 3-0 at home to begin the season, and 5-3 overall.
Dalton O’Boyle and Grant Richardson combined on a one-hit shutout while striking out 15 to lead Bishop Dwenger over Concordia 1-0 at Massucci Field.
Belzile, 24, has split time between the Rampage and the Komets this season, registering six goals and four assists in 25 games with the Rampage and 10 goals and 21 helpers with Fort Wayne.
Luis Bertran and Andrew Sellan were First Team selections, while Alex Harthaller was named Honorable Mention despite missing half the season due to injury.
Colts will play three primetime games in 2016.
A pair of Carroll seniors made their college choice official on Thursday with basketball standout Kelham Brown signing with Huntington University while track star Kori Leonard picked Manchester University.
Basketball legend Kobe Bryant plays his final NBA game and Golden State became the first team to win 73 games in a season.
Busse is a legend in the steel industry, rising through the ranks at Nucor Corp. before co-founding Fort Wayne-based Steel Dynamics, now the nation’s fourth largest steel company.