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The Grace College cross country team is set to open its season Saturday (Photo provided by the Grace College Sports Information Department)

Grace Runners To Strive Together

WINONA LAKE – The theme for the Grace College cross country team in 2014 is sunathleo, which means “striving together.” Head coach Jeff Raymond’s desire is that the Lancers’ striving together as a larger unit will result in improved times for each runner this fall. Sunathleo. “I’m excited … Read More

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Indians Sets Franchise Attendance Record

INDIANAPOLIS – With a standing room only crowd of 15,250 at its home finale on Aug. 30 – the largest crowd since Sept. 5, 2009 – the Indianapolis Indians established a new Victory Field record for single-season attendance. A total of 660,289 fans enjoyed Indianapolis Indians baseball in … Read More

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Hoosiers Win Season Opener

After just one quarter, it was clear that Indiana coach Kevin Wilson has more confidence than ever in the Indiana running game. And by halftime, Hoosiers quarterback Nate Sudfeld had made so many handoffs it was strange to see him drop back to pass. Indiana rode Tevin Coleman, … Read More

Senior Addison Dumford works the ball up field for the Warriors.

Wawasee Sports Wrap – Aug. 30

Seniors Fit To Be Tied The Wawasee boys soccer team and its fans celebrated the team’s seniors on Saturday afternoon and the seniors gave the fans something to celebrate in return, kind of. The Warriors played a solid game from start to finish but visiting South Bend Riley … Read More

Purdue tight end Justin Sinz celebrates scoring an 11-yard touchdown against Western Michigan.

Boilermakers Outscore Broncos [VIDEO]

WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue had to sweat it out, but opened the 2014 football season with a win. Akeem Hunt’s 38-yard rushing touchdown with 3:42 to go was the break Purdue needed to help the Boilermakers to a 43-34 victory against Western Michigan. The Hunt touchdown came just … Read More

Gage Reinhard (13) and Sam Clark (4) celebrate after connecting for a 30-yard touchdown strike. (Photos by Nick Goralczyk)

Explosive Offense, Stingy Defense Lead Warriors [VIDEO]

SYRACUSE – Friday night at Warrior Field was the location for the first gridiron showdown between West Noble and Wawasee since 1973 and while the bad weather missed the game, the Chargers still got a heavy helping of Wawasee’s reign. The Warriors celebrated the 41-year reunion by scoring … Read More

Brett Fancil returns the opening kickoff. The senior had three huge interceptions for Warsaw in a 25-24 win Friday night.

Seniors Rally Tigers To Thrilling Win

WARSAW – Hollywood could not have written a sweeter script for the senior members of the Warsaw football team than the one that transpired Friday night. The Tigers’ Class of 2015 may be small in numbers, but proved to be huge in heart on this evening. The resilient … Read More