The IPFW women’s volleyball team dropped its final two matches of the IPFW Invitational Sponsored by Hyatt Place, falling to UIC 3-1 (25-23, 26-28, 25-21, 25-23) and Eastern Illinois 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 28-26). The Mastodon’s Somer Johnson was selected to the All-Tournament team.
Fort Wayne dropped the series opener against the Lansing Lugnuts, 8-3, on Sunday afternoon, but clinched a playoff spot thanks to a Lake County loss to Dayton.
Both the men’s and women’s soccer teams at IPFW were blanked in their doubleheader on Sunday.
12th-Ranked Carroll faced a tough opponent in Concordia Lutheran on Saturday.
In a rain-shortened game, the TinCaps lost to the Lake County Captains, 5-4, at Parkview Field on Saturday night. The game was called following a 42-minute delay after 6 1/2 (offically, 6) innings.
Second-half goals cost IPFW the win.
The Mastodons topped Central Michigan, 3-1 Friday night.
Despite a barrage of 20 shots during the match, the IPFW men’s soccer team suffered an opening night 3-2 overtime loss to St. Joseph’s (Ind.).
Garrett and Central Noble were the only two NECC schools to pick up wins in week two.
ACAC teams fared well against their non-conference foes in Week 2 of the high school football season.
The TinCaps were flummoxed by Lake County pitching and fell 1-0 at Parkview Field, snapping the team’s record 17-game home winning streak.
5A no. 3 Snider topped a hobbled 3A no. 1 Bishop Luers as the Panthers dominated the second half in a 55-27 victory to headline week two of the Highlight Zone.