The 19th season of Saint Francis football began on a high note with the nationally ranked Cougars taking down Trinity International 34-20.
Speaking to the media Saturday afternoon Preller praised the TinCaps and the city of Fort Wayne for providing players in the Padres organization a great place to learn and develop
Behind a season-high 20 hits, the TinCaps (24-38 second half, 60-72 overall) scored a season-high 15 runs and steamrolled the Whitecaps (27-33, 66-61) to win the second meeting in the four-game set and secure at least a series split.
Facing a 2-0 deficit, the Fort Wayne women’s volleyball team battled back to defeat its in-state rival Ball State 3-2 (22-25, 22-25, 25-22, 28-26, 15-5) and earn a sweep on the final day (Sat., Aug. 27) of the Fort Wayne Invitational Sponsored by Hyatt Place. The Mastodons finished the tournament as the runner-up after defeating Youngstown State 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-22) earlier in the day.
It was an offensive shootout at Fisher Field as 4A no. 17 East Noble bested Warsaw 47-42 behind a huge night in the passing game. East Noble quarterback Andrew McCormick was 31-for-42 for 452 yards and six touchdowns while adding 89 yards rushing and another TD.
WANE-TV made the drive to Cass county on Friday and it was worth the trip as Churubusco bested Cass 18-12 in overtime.
Bob Worthman Stadium saw South Adams top 3A no. 25 Bellmont 10-7 in a county rivalry game on Friday night.
Snider’s defense was the darling of Week 2 of the Highlight Zone with the Panthers putting a pounding on Carroll 41-7 in our Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”
5A no. 1 Snider topped Carroll 41-7 in the Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” while Homestead edged Concordia as a last-second field goal glanced off the crossbar in an action-packed week two.
The Fort Wayne women’s volleyball team dropped its season opener to Murray State 3-1 (13-25, 25-23, 26-24, 25-15) during the first day of the Fort Wayne Invitational Sponsored by Hyatt Place.
Marcus Greene Jr. lasered a walk-off home run over the left-field wall to give the TinCaps a 2-1 victory over the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers) on Friday night at Parkview Field.
Coach Kevin Wilson announced Friday that the highly-touted junior college transfer beat out junior Zander Diamont, who had more experience in the Hoosiers’ system.
In 11 seasons at the Purdue helm, Painter has compiled a 238-134 (.640) record with eight NCAA Tournament appearances, a Big Ten regular-season title and a Big Ten Tournament title.
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Kokomo was set to play Hamilton Heights Friday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. But players and coaches from both teams will volunteer to help clean up tornado damage.
Thomas Dorminy was dynamite on the mound for the TinCaps but Fort Wayne’s feeble offense didn’t help out in a 2-0 loss to the Great Lakes Loons (Los Angeles Dodgers) on Thursday night at Dow Diamond.
2A no. 16 Carroll topped 1A no. 2 Canterbury 3-0 on Thursday night as the Chargers won their fifth match in a row.
You’d be hard pressed to find two teams that got off to a better start in 2016 than the Snider Panthers and the Carroll Chargers.
This year the Vikings spent $5,400 installing Riddell’s InSite Impact Response System into 36 of their helmets.