Warriors Stunned By Knights

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SYRACUSE – Wawasee had the defending champs on the ropes, but couldn’t close the deal. Leading 7-4 heading into the seventh inning Friday night at home, Wawasee gave up eight runs in the top of the frame in an eventual 12-8 loss to the 3-A No. 2 Norwell … Read More

Ousley Double Suits Lady Warriors

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Alli Ousley came through for her team Friday night, cracking a two-out double to plate Meghan Fretz for the game-winning run in a 6-5 varsity softball win over Manchester Friday evening at Wawasee. Ousley had two doubles in the game and was joined in the offensive fireworks by … Read More

Wawasee Triathlon Set For August 9

Clint Pheras makes his way into the transition area before winning the 2013 Wawasee Kiwanis Triathlon. (File photo by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE – The Wawasee Kiwanis will host its seventh annual Wawasee Triathlon August 9 at Lakeside Park in Syracuse. The Kiwanis are taking registrations for up to 300 participants for the triathlon and also a duathlon. Anyone interested in participating in the events is required to be at … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – April 17

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Doty’s Boys Crush Columbia City Wawasee, after a swinging gate loss Monday night at East Noble, maintained its strong offense to open the 2014 season with a 16-9 varsity baseball win at Columbia City. The Warriors, after opening with a four-run first inning, had to rally when the … Read More

Wawasee Sparkling In Double Win [VIDEO]

Wawasee's Cameron Krizman sprints in the 100-meter dash.

GOSHEN – Not too shabby for a first night out. Wawasee, running its first outdoor boys track meet of the season, broke five-year losing streaks to both Northridge and Goshen with wins at Foreman Field Thursday night. The Warriors, which hadn’t beaten Northridge or Goshen head-to-head since the … Read More

Wawasee Drops First Match Of Season [VIDEO]

Miranda Kay returns a ball during her No. 1 singles match against Wawasee's Katy Ashpole. (Photos by Nick Goralczyk)

SYRACUSE – After picking up a win on Wednesday at Lakeland, the Wawasee tennis team was back in action on Thursday evening. Unfortunately for the Lady Warriors, the result was not as enjoyable this time around. The Lady Warriors welcomed in Northern Lakes Conference foe Goshen and despite … Read More

Lady Warriors Finally Off And Running [VIDEO]

Wawasee's LeighAnn Shrack takes the baton from teammate Haleigh Smarr during the 4x100 relay against Goshen and Plymouth Wednesday evening. (Photos by Mike Deak)

GOSHEN – After nearly a month of cancellations, delays and more indoor practices, the Wawasee girls track team finally were outside and running against an opponent from another school. In the Northern Lakes Conference opener for Wawasee, Plymouth and host Goshen Wednesday evening, the meet was a chance … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – April 16

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Antonides Helps Tennis To Win Wawasee tennis finally opened its season Wednesday afternoon after three weather scrubs. The drama was good on day one as Jada Antonides needed three sets to earn the third win of Wawasee’s 3-2 victory at Lakeland. The match was moved back from Monday’s … Read More

April SNOW Showers Freezes Action


It was 70 degrees Sunday, and snowed Monday night. Oh, Indiana, you never cease to amaze! Well, that being said, high schools are sending in cancellations for Tuesday ball games throughout the area. Up first, Wawasee High School. The girls track meet at Goshen with Plymouth, the Northern … Read More

Errant Play Gives Warriors First Loss [VIDEO]

Bailey Yoder sets up at second base for the Warriors.

KENDALLVILLE – It was just one of those nights. While the scoreboard said that East Noble had defeated Wawasee, the members of the Warrior baseball team knew that they had only beaten themselves on Monday night. Wawasee dug its own grave with errors and mistakes from start to … Read More

Fairfield Conquers Wind, Wawasee [VIDEO]

Fairfield pitcher Lairen Miller deals to Wawasee Monday night during the 7-1 Fairfield softball win. (Photos by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE – Remember when it was 70 degrees in Syracuse? Yeah, crazy how much 24 hours can change things. And with two softball teams returning from spring break, it was 3A No. 7 Fairfield that did better with the acclimation to the declining weather Monday night in a … Read More

Wawasee Not Limiting Itself In 2014

Jeffrey Moore was the lone Warrior to advance out of the sectional last season. Wawasee expects to have a stronger showing at the regional round in 2014.

SYRACUSE – The Wawasee boys golf team is just over a week away from teeing off its 2014 campaign and the sights are set high. The Warriors came in behind three Northern Lakes Conference teams (NorthWood, Northridge and Goshen) and local foe Fairfield at Black Squirrel Golf Club … Read More

Rain Causes Cancellations To Pour In

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The weather forecasters got it right. The rains have come today and in Kosciusko its raining buckets this morning. Thus, athletic departments have been forced to make alterations to several pre-spring break plans. The first set of games washed out from the rain are a pair of track … Read More

Apaches Left Stunned By Warrior Comeback [VIDEO]

Roger Davis shows his disgust after striking out to end an inning of offense for the Apaches.

SYRACUSE – In the short time that Brent Doty has been the head coach of the Wawasee baseball team, he has preached to his players to be able to find five seconds of focus. “We say ‘five second of focus’ all the time,” said Doty. “Five seconds of … Read More

Oh, Mercy!

First-year Wawasee head coach Brent Doty claimed his first victory on Tuesday night. Doty is a gradute of Wawasee High School.

SYRACUSE – There was no fooling around by the Wawasee baseball team on April 1. The Warriors welcomed in Bethany Christian for the 2014 season opener and soundly defeated the Bruins with the mercy rule in the fifth inning by a score of 18-0. “This was just one … Read More

Early Noise The Tone For Lady Warriors [VIDEO]

Wawasee starting pitcher Danielle Gunkel picked up the win, allowing just four earned runs.

LIGONIER – Big sticks at the plate made up for a big chill in the field for Wawasee’s softball team Tuesday afternoon. Scoring a numbing 17 runs in the first two frames, Wawasee had more than enough offense to make up for shaky defense in a 22-9 win … Read More