KOMETS WIN MIDWEST00000000

Komets clinch Midwest Division title

By snagging the Midwest Division title the Komets are guaranteed home-ice advantage in the first round of the 2016 Kelly Cup playoffs.

FILE - In this March 5, 2014, file photo, Oakland Athletics' Jarrod Parker throws before an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Phoenix. All over spring training, there's been an outbreak of wrecked elbows and pained pitchers. The AL West champion Athletics once again lost Parker to an operation. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

Norwell grad Parker has “successful” surgery

Pitcher Jarrod Parker recently underwent what the Oakland Athletics are calling “successful” surgery on his right elbow as the Norwell grad begins working his way back to the majors.

Eugene Parker in a 2012 interview with NewsChannel 15.

Fort Wayne sports legend Eugene Parker dies

After standout careers at Concordia High School and Purdue, Parker founded Maximum Sports Management 30 years ago in Roanoke and represented superstars such as Deion Sanders, Emmitt Smith and Fort Wayne’s own Rod Woodson.

Valparaiso coach Bryce Drew watches his team play during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against George Washington in the finals of the NIT Thursday, March 31, 2016, in New York. George Washington won 76-60. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Valparaiso upset by George Washington in NIT Championship

George Washington won its first National Invitation Tournament championship, getting 18 points from Kevin Larsen and pulling away in the second half to beat Valparaiso 76-60 on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden.

Michael Frazier

Frazier leads Mad Ants over Westchester

Michael Frazier tallied 20 points while Walter Lemon Jr. added 19 as the Mad Ants won their final road game of the season, defeating Westchester 98-91 on Wednesday night.