The Fort Wayne city tournament begin with first round action Wednesday night as Homestead edged Bishop Dwenger 2-1 and the FW Bruins topped Summit City 4-3 in triple overtime.
Capped by Matthew Pistilli’s goal with 2:42 remaining in regulation the Komets light the lamp three times in the third period to come from behind and defeat Evansville 4-3 Wednesday night at War Memorial Coliseum.
Austin Fox tallied 20 points and 12 rebounds as second-seeded Saint Francis powered past sixth-seeded Goshen 71-52 in the first round of Crossroads League Tournament play on Wednesday night at the Hutzell Athletic Center.
Tre Demps scored 23 points and sparked a decisive second half run as Northwestern claimed a 72-65 Big Ten victory over Indiana on Wednesday night.
Homestead High School seniors Adam Newport and Ben Schwartz will be teammates on the next level as both signed to play baseball at Manchester University on Wednesday night.
Manchester University Director of Athletics Rick Espeset announced today that Brad Nadborne has stepped down as head men’s basketball coach. He will remain in his role as an instructor for the university’s Exercise and Sport Science department through the end of 2014-15.
The Huntington Foresters live to see another day in the Crossroads League Women’s Basketball Tournament, taking down Goshen 69-63 at Platt Arena on Tuesday night.
Caleb Swanigan tallied 24 points to become Homestead’s all-time leading scorer as the 4A no. 4 Spartans topped Northrop 77-52 to headline area prep basketball action on Tuesday.
The Canterbury girls basketball team will be looking to win the program’s fourth consecutive semistate championship and seventh since 2008 as the Cavaliers prepare to face Wabash in 2A play Saturday at 4 p.m. in Warsaw.
B.J. Johnson scored 19 points, Rakeem Christmas added 14 despite being in foul trouble and Syracuse held ninth-ranked Notre Dame to 35 percent shooting in a 65-60 victory Tuesday night.
Saint Francis opened Crossroads League Tournament play with an 87-59 victory over Grace in first round action Tuesday night at the Hutzell Athletic Center.
An Angola High School graduate, Beard receives her second career Summit League Track & Field Athlete of the Week award and the first of the season.