For the Mad Ants, Andre Emmett finished the night with a game-high 28 points, connecting on 10-of-18 shots.
It didn’t take J.M. Rizk to feel comfortable back in Fort Wayne as the forward netted a powerplay goal in the first period of Fort Wayne’s 2-1 win over Gwinnett at War Memorial Coliseum on Friday night.
The ninth-ranked (American Volleyball Coaches Association) IPFW men’s volleyball team was unable to comeback against No. 12 Ohio State, falling in three sets. The Mastodons finished 18-25, 22-25, 12-25, dropping to 9-4 (3-2 MIVA), while the Buckeyes improved to 11-2 (5-0 MIVA).
A list of high school boys basketball scores from Friday night across northeast Indiana.
Homestead hadn’t lost a game to a team from Indiana all season, but that changed Friday night with a dominant performance by Snider as the Panthers left Aboite with a 81-68 win over the 4A no. 2 Spartans with Michigan State’s Tom Izzo and Purdue’s Matt Painter among the onlookers.
A former high school place kicker will bring his big leg to the Saint Francis football program this fall. Heritage senior Chase Myers has signed on to kick with the Cougars in the fall.
An area club volleyball player, and Concordia senior, will continue her volleyball career in the Summit City. Megan Grams signed on with Indiana Tech’s volleyball program Friday afternoon.
Another member of the 2014 Bishop Luers football team has signed on with a college program. On Friday, senior Andrew Baehl signed with St. Joseph College in Rensselaer.
In his previous 47 regular season games as a Mad Ant, he averaged 15.1 points and 4.6 rebounds per game.
The Grand Rapids Drive (16-15) topped the division-leading Fort Wayne Mad Ants (20-14) at home on Thursday night by a score of 94-80. The win snaps a three-game losing streak for the Drive.
A 16-0 second-half IPFW run turned a four-point, 34-30 Denver lead into a 46-34 IPFW advantage, and the run was stretched to as large as 30-6 when the Mastodons led by 20 at 60-40, propelling the Mastodons to a 16-point, 63-47 win over the Denver Pioneers on Thursday evening.
Former South Side star Rapheal Davis tallied 11 points and 10 rebounds and Purdue won in Bloomington for the first time since a 72-61 triumph on Feb. 23, 2011.