Leo graduate Andy Bayer competed in the 3000m steeplechase at the 2015 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Sunday
Fort Wayne and Great lakes played their third straight one-run ballgame on Sunday, but the TinCaps came out on the losing end, falling 2-1. It was the sixth one-run game the two teams have played in nine total meetings this season.
Bishop Luers grad Kristi O’Brien will not be playing in the final round of the Walmart North West Arkansas Championship. The Fort Wayne golfer shot plus five in the second round of the LPGA tournament, to finish with a score of nine over. The score did not make the cut, to end her time in Arkansas
TinCaps pitchers struck out 15 Great Lakes Loons batters on the way to a 2-1 win at Dow Diamond on Saturday night. Fort Wayne has won six of its last seven games.
Washington Redskins center, Kory Lichtensteiger hosted his annual football camp Saturday. This is the third year Lichtensteiger has conducted his camp in his home town of Conroy, Ohio.
Paced by Josh Jackson’s (Prolific Prep, Calif./ Southfield, Mich.) double-double of 20 points and 10 rebounds, and a 14 point, nine rebound and three blocked shot effort by Harry Giles (Wesleyan Christian Academy/Winston-Salem, N.C.), the USA Men’s U19 World Championship Team opened preliminary play Saturday evening with an 83-53 win over Iran (0-1) at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Heraklion, Greece.
Wolcottville’s Karch Bachman saw his lifelong dream become a reality on Saturday. The Florida Panthers, who were this year’s NHL draft hosts, selected the 18 year old in the fifth round with the 132nd overall pick.
Bishop Dwenger is the city champion for 7-on-7 football this summer, as the Saints topped Carroll 19-12 in the Summit City Shootout championship game on Friday night at Bishop D’Arcy Stadium.
Multiple weather delays did not allow all golfers to complete their first round at the Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship on Friday, and Bishop Luers grad Kristi O’Brien was among the golfers who headed to the clubhouse without a full first round score.
TinCaps starter Michael Kelly dazzled for six innings on Friday night, but the Great Lakes Loons walked off in the bottom of the ninth inning to win, 3-2.
Bayer registered the third-best time at 8:38.68 to qualify for the finals on Sunday.
Henry spent the last two seasons (2013-15) as head coach of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League, compiling a regular season record of 62-38 (.620).