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.
Former Texas Tech star talks bug soup, Bob Knight, and his basketball dream.
Toledo picked up a point on Fort Wayne in the chase for first place in the ECHL’s North Division as the Walleye edged the Komets in a shootout on Wednesday night at War Memorial Coliseum.
Joseph Veracco tallied 26 points while Marcus Stepp added 18 as Bishop Dwenger handed 3A no. 2 Leo its first loss of the season by beating the Lions 77-68 on Wednesday night.
Carroll also topped Snider 53-50 in area boys basketball on 2/17.