Ramon Burgos set new career highs in both kills and total blocks, nabbing his second career double-double in 15th-ranked (American Volleyball Coaches Association) IPFW men’s volleyball team earned a come from behind five set win at Grand Canyon on Saturday night. The Mastodons went 23-25, 25-20, 22-25, 25-23, 18-16 to improve to finish the regular season 18-11, 8-8 (MIVA) while the Antelopes fell to 14-16, 5-11 (MIVA).
The fourth-ranked Indiana Tech women’s lacrosse team had five players named to the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference All-Conference team, three first team selections and a pair of honorable mention honorees. Tech also led all institutions with six All-Academic team members. The Warriors lost the WHAC championship game however, falling to No. 2 Davenport, 11-5 on Saturday at the DU Turf Field.
Duanel Jones hit a two-run home run to give the TinCaps an early 2-0 lead Saturday evening at West Michigan, but it wouldn’t be enough to help Fort Wayne in a 10-6 loss to the Whitecaps.
The University of Saint Francis baseball team took game one 2-0, but fell in game two 10-3 to split Saturday’s doubleheader with Mt. Vernon Nazarene
The IPFW baseball squad pounded out 10 hits and scored seven runs as the team completed a three-game sweep of the Western Illinois Leathernecks on Saturday afternoon at Mastodon Field.
Already up one game on the Kalamazoo Wings in their first round of the ECHL Playoffs, the Komets extended their lead to two after a 3-0 win in game two on Saturday night.
It was a tough day for the IPFW softball team as it went up against the national leader in strikeouts from North Dakota State. The Mastodons dropped both games of the doubleheader to the Bison by scores of 18-0 and 10-0. The series finale between the two teams has been moved up due to rain in the forecast and will now be at 10:30 a.m.
After earning second-team All-Big Ten honors this past season, Purdue rising senior A.J. Hammons has announced that he will return to West Lafayette for the 2015-16 season.
Homestead High School senior Caleb Swanigan scored four points as his East team fell to the West 118-116 in the Jordan Brand Classic on Friday night.
The 15th-ranked IPFW men’s volleyball team was unable to mount a comeback as the Blue and White fell in straight sets at Grand Canyon on Friday night.
On a gorgeous Friday night at Parkview Field, the TinCaps were unable to complete a three-game sweep against South Bend, losing 11-3.
The Komets opened the ECHL playoffs in dominating fashion on Friday night, topping Kalamazoo 4-2 in game one of their first round playoff series at War Memorial Coliseum.