NEW CARLISLE -- New Prairie cross country.
NEW CARLISLE — It’s a Monday afternoon just after school gets out, and aside from a small, gray table on the sidelines, the New Prairie football practice fields are completely barren.
WESTVILLE — During the school day, Lexy Wade makes the trek from South Central to Westville, where the Satellites senior has a vocational medical class with Blackhawks setter Sarah Henrich.
NEW CARLISLE — For the sake of a split second, Juliana Kroll would've come out of the car accident unscathed. For the sake of a split second, the New Prairie senior also knows she could've been killed.
MICHIGAN CITY — Committed to staying with sophomore Gio Laurent at quarterback going forward, Michigan City coach Phil Mason is now looking to figure out a way to get former signal caller Michael Bradford more involved in the backfield that is led by Jonathon 'Buster' Flemings with Lovell Sa…
La PORTE — La Porte played a solid first half, moving the ball efficiently with a ground attack, but Valparaiso’s defensive surge at the line of scrimmage and balanced offensive play took its toll as the game wore on.
NEW CARLISLE — Early in the second quarter and leading by just a touchdown, New Prairie's defense found itself backed up to its own 1 yard line on first and goal. The 59ers were pounding the ball on the ground all drive long, and a touchdown to tie the game seemed imminent.
MICHIGAN CITY — In the middle of the huddle stood a hefty, broad-shouldered six-foot-plus Dante Morland, sporting a beard and a brown ponytail flowing out the back of his navy and gold “Play like a champion today” Notre Dame hat.
MICHIGAN CITY — In the 20th minute of Michigan City's 5-0 win over Morgan Township on Saturday afternoon, Olivia Shinn found herself with open space on the left side of the pitch, sprinting toward the goal.
NEW CARLISLE — When asked about New Prairie's biggest concern heading into Friday's matchup with South Bend Clay, associate head coach and offensive coordinator Bill Gumm's response was quick, and simple.
As the two schools began counting the numbers and doing the math, both South Central and Westville figured it was a foregone conclusion that their baseball and softball teams would be moving from Class A to AA in the next two-year cycle.
MICHIGAN CITY — At the tail end of a 13-1 streak to close out the first set of Michigan City’s 3-1 (25-9, 19-25, 25-11, 25-14) win over Portage Tuesday night, the Indians hit a ball to the back center of the court, heading towards no-man’s-land.
La PORTE — I jumped into my truck and swapped my soaked shirt from the 13.1-mile run into the commemorative shirt passed out to all participants at packet pick up. I was feeling nice and dry, and just about to leave the parking lot of Stone Lake Beach after yet another miraculous weekend at …