United States' Jimmy Butler, from left, Kevin Durant, DeAndre Jordan and Kyle Lowry stand on the podium with their gold medals for men's basketball at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

US men grab hoops gold again on Rio’s final day

After a few close calls in Rio de Janeiro, including a 94-91 win over Serbia in pool play, the U.S. sent Mike Krzyzewski out with a third gold medal. Carmelo Anthony’s third gold made him the most decorated male in Olympic basketball history.

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TinCaps fall on Burt Hooton bobblehead day

In a battle of highly-touted teenage pitching prospects, Captains starter Triston McKenzie (W, 1-1) outdueled TinCaps righty Anderson Espinoza (L, 0-3). McKenzie fanned eight over 5.2 shutout stanzas, while Espinoza allowed six hits and four runs and didn’t make it out of the second.

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TinCaps shutout Captains 2-0 behind Dorminy’s dominant start

Starting pitcher Thomas Dorminy struck out 10 batters across seven scoreless innings and Lou Distasio faced the minimum in the eighth and ninth as the TinCaps shut out the Lake County Captains (Cleveland Indians), 2-0, on Saturday night at Parkview Field.

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6 Notre Dame players arrested, 1 for tackling policeman

Five were arrested after Indiana State Police said a trooper found marijuana and a loaded handgun in their car, while a sixth player was arrested in a separate incident and accused of punching a police officer.

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8/19 Northeast 8 Extended Highlights

4A no. 6 Leo opened the season with a 53-21 win at Lions Field against South Bend Riley thanks to a huge night from Trenton Bonner.

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8/19 Play of the Week – Garrett’s Ben Purdy

Garrett’s Ben Purdy returned the opening kickoff of the 2016 season 95 yards for a touchdown in our Week 1 Play of the Week. Garrett went on to defeat Prairie Heights 48-12.

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8/19 Highlight Zone – Week One

6A no. 18 Carroll won in its first-ever trip to Luersfield, beating the 3A no. 4 Bishop Luers 38-27 in the first Highlight Zone “Game of the Week” to open the 2016 season.

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8/19 SAC Extended Highlights

Nic Novotny scored three touchdowns to lead Carroll to a 38-27 win over Bishop Luers in our Highlight Zone “Game of the Week.”

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8/19 NECC Extended Highlights

Garrett opened up the season on a high note, scoring 12 seconds into the game on their way to a 48-12 win over Prairie Heights.

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8/19 ACAC Extended Highlights

Woodlan proved they are still a forced to be reckoned with even without Mitchell VanBrocklin in a 32-22 win over Eastside.