Indiana offensive lineman Jason Spriggs was selected by the Green Bay Packers in the second round and with the 48th overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft on Friday evening at the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University in Chicago.
The Colts turned to their needs on defense Friday night and put emphasis on speed, selecting Clemson safety T.J. Green with the No. 57 overall pick in the second round of the NFL draft.
Ruddy Giron started the furious two-out rally with a double on a pop fly that landed between the Burlington (8-13) shortstop and left fielder, advancing Jhonatan Pena to third. Hutton Moyer’s fielding error allowed Pena to score and Michael Gettys to reach first.
Paul George and George Hill combined for 24 second-half points Friday to help Indiana pull away for a 101-83 victory over the Raptors to force a decisive Game 7 on Sunday in Toronto.
Scoring was not hard to come by in the Komets 6-4 win over the Utah Grizzlies in game one of the western conference semi-finals.
The architect of the St. Francis softball program was immortalized on Friday afternoon as the school dedicated the diamond to former coach Larry Westendorf by naming it Westerndorf Field.
Redshirt-senior Greg Kaiser and senior Brandon Soat each collected three hits on the day to lead IPFW to a Summit League baseball doubleheader split against Omaha Friday afternoon at Mastodon Field in Fort Wayne.
Former NFL punter Jason Baker was back in Fort Wayne on Friday hosting his annual coaches clinic.
Former President Bill Clinton will campaign for his wife at McMillen Park Community Center on the city’s south side.
With the 34th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft the Dallas Cowboys selected Fort Wayne native Jaylon Smith on Friday night.
Here’s why the City says it’s evicting a number of people who are homeless in Fort Wayne.
The president also called for more attention to be paid to the mentally ill. The Social Security Administration will publish a proposed rule to help ensure that mental health records about people who are prohibited from buying a gun are reported to the background check system.
Devin and Daniel Sparks will remain teammates on the next level as the twins from Concordia signed to play lacrosse at Saint Leo University in Tampa, Florida on Friday afternoon.
Gary Thompson’s lawyer filed documents this week seeking a change of venue for the trial on murder and arson charges stemming from the November 2012 explosion.
‘Tapestry: A Day for You’ is an annual event that raises thousands of dollars for scholarships at IPFW.
Three Rivers Distilling Co. opened at 224 E. Wallace St. in Fort Wayne with a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Friday. It will produce vodka, gin, and white rum, along with aged spirits such as whiskey and dark rum later.
Purdue University Northwest’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation is partnering with steelmakers, including U.S. Steel, and major suppliers to form the Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium.
Under the current risk-management programs, drugmakers fund voluntary training for physicians on how to safely prescribe their medications.
Ted Cruz is desperately seeking momentum in his fight to block Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump from claiming the delegate majority before the GOP’s national convention in July.