For the second year in a row the IPFW baseball team is teaming up with Versus Cancer to raise money and awareness for pediatric cancer research.
Bruce Boudreau has agreed to terms to coach the Minnesota Wild, giving the team the most sought-after candidate on the market.
The UAB running back died after being shot Saturday morning. He was 21-years-old.
Despite the disappointment of Saturday’s results, Coach Gower and crew still had plenty to celebrate as they were awarded the league’s second automatic bid to the 2016 NAIA National Championships as the tourney runner-up. It will be the second time in program history the Foresters have qualified for NAIA nationals.
Homestead and Snider split their Saturday doubleheader at Hawley Field.
The Adams Central softball team improved to 10-1 on the season with a sweep of Bishop Luers on Saturday.
Chicago has won 10 of 11 and improved the best record in the majors to 23-6.
The TinCaps scored five runs in the top of the ninth inning to come-from-behind and beat the Kane County Cougars, 7-4, on Saturday afternoon at Fifth Third Bank Ballpark.
Junior Jackson Boyce had three hits and three RBIs, and senior Brandon Soat added two hits and three RBIs, as well, to lead IPFW to a 7-5 Summit League baseball road win at South Dakota State University Saturday afternoon at Erv Huether Field in Brookings, South Dakota.
Ridden by Mario Gutierrez, Nyquist ran 1 ¼ miles in 2:01.31. The 3-year-old colt became the eighth unbeaten winner in the race’s 142-year history, and the first since Big Brown in 2008.
Fort Wayne finished off a four game sweep of the Utah Grizzlies with a 5-3 win in Game 4 Friday night.
East Noble and Leo split the first ever Northeast 8 Track and Field championship on Friday night.
For the second year in a row the Northrop girls and boys track teams swept the SAC championship.
The Cougars added to their lead against Fort Wayne starter Logan Allen (L, 2-1) in the fourth. Allen struck out four over four frames of work without walking a batter.
With win in the 4x800m relay Northrop’s girls and boys track teams are each in first place at the end of the first day of the SAC Track and Field Championship.
A five-run third inning propelled Blackhawk Christian over Canterbury in a 5-2 win at Parkview Field.
The Eastside Blazers held off the Garrett Railraoders in a 3-2 win at Parkview Field.
In April, Allen led the Midwest League in batting average (.460), slugging (.603), and OPS (1.143).
Huntington North distance runner Hannah Stoffel will continue her track and cross country career in Bloomington.
Five Canterbury senior student-athletes signed with their colleges on Thursday.