The Gladiators (16-31-3-1) dropped a one-goal contest to the Fort Wayne Komets (35-12-1-3) for the third time this season on Saturday night. This time, the Gladiators jumped out to a 2-0 first period lead, but they could not hold onto it as the Komets responded with three unanswered goals.
The ninth-ranked (American Volleyball Coaches Association) IPFW men’s volleyball team edged the McKendree Bearcats in five sets in a crucial MIVA (Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) match. The Mastodons finished 25-13, 20-25, 25-16, 23-25, 15-13, improving to 10-4, 4-2 (MIVA), while the Bearcats fell to 5-12, 0-9 (MIVA).
Myles Davis scored 18 points, and Xavier never trailed during a 73-56 victory over No. 19 Butler on Saturday.
The Irish beat Boston College 87-70 on Saturday.
Busch was suspended by NASCAR indefinitely Friday, two days before the season-opening Daytona 500.
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.