What Indy 500 fans at track need to know

The speedway does not announce actual attendance figures, but Doug Boles said the crowd will be the best in 15 years, excepting last year’s 100th running, which was a record crowd of about 350,000.

Swanigan to work out for Knicks as NBA deadline looms

Underclassmen who have not signed with an agent have until Wednesday to withdraw their names from the NBA Draft if they want to retain their college eligibility – and Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan is using every hour.

Mike Eshbach headed to Wawasee as football coach

The Blazers posted an overall record of 46-49 under Eshbach, but had won the NECC small school division title each of the last three seasons going 22-10 overall during that span.

Irish QB turned QB coach Rees in Summit City

The Notre Dame Club of Fort Wayne held its annual golf outing and silent auction Tuesday at Cherry Hill Golf Club and former Irish quarterback/current Irish quarterback coach Tommy Rees was the featured speaker during dinner.

TOTW: Central Noble Girls Tennis

Central Noble girls tennis earned their first sectional title in team history and we’re proud to honor the Cougars as the Optimum Performance Sports Team of the Week.

Ted Albert tabbed to take over Indiana Tech basketball

Albert comes to Indiana Tech after spending 10 years at Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) foe Cornerstone University, the last six years as an assistant coach while he played for the Golden Eagles from 2006-11.

TinCaps open road swing with 12-2 loss

The TinCaps lost to the West Michigan Whitecaps (Detroit Tigers), 12-2, in the opener of their four-game series at Fifth Third Ballpark on Monday night.