Nick’s Picks: The ‘Pterodactyl Attack’ Edition

I've never tripped and fallen. I just randomly attack the floor...and win.

Full disclosure: I was not attacked by a pterodactyl, nor was anybody. I just really needed a good title for my article and I knew “pterodactyl” would draw people in. So, thanks for stopping by and keep reading! Things just keep getting better. Last week we were able … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – Aug. 27

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NLC Opens Nicely For Golfers Wawasee jumped into the Northern Lakes Conference girls golf season with a bang Wednesday, sweeping Plymouth and host Elkhart Memorial at Christiana Creek. The Lady Warriors posted a 182 to beat the Pilgrims by 18 strokes and the Chargers by much more. Kylee … Read More

WCSL Hosting Open Forum


SYRACUSE – The Wawasee Community Summer League will host a question and answer session regarding the state of the league and its future. The Q/A session will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Wawasee High School in the lecture room to the left of the … Read More

Wawasee Schedule Notes

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SYRACUSE – Wawasee High School’s athletic department announced a pair of notes this morning regarding varsity sports schedule changes. The girls golf triangular at Northridge and with NorthWood was rained out Tuesday, Aug. 26, but will be made up Wednesday, Sept. 10. The match will be played at … Read More

WGC Fall Session Registrations


SYRACUSE – Fall tumbling sessions for the Wawasee Gymnastics Club have been announced, which begin Sept. 15 and end Oct. 13, with the exception of the pre-K class, which ends Oct. 21. Registration dates are from 6-7:30 p.m., Sept. 8-9, at Wawasee High School’s main entrance and from … Read More

A Prolonged Experience Worth The Wait [VIDEO]

Todd Hauser fires a shot at Central Noble in the one doubles match Tuesday night. (Photos by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE – Bound and determined, Wawasee was going to get in its boys tennis match Tuesday evening with Central Noble. Using its entire JV roster, several squeegies, brooms and whatever else the team could find in the shelter, a lot of afternoon rain gave way to elbow grease … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – Aug. 26

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Volleyball Back To Level After an 0-2 start to the season, Wawasee is back to .500 after a 25-21, 27-25, 25-19 win against visiting Central Noble Tuesday night. The Lady Warriors, now 4-4 on the year, had a lot of different faces help its cause in what amounted … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – Aug. 25

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Warriors Punish Marines It’s been a lopsided series in now the second year of boys soccer between Wawasee and Hamilton. Monday night, the Warriors again brought the wood in scoring 11 unanswered goals in a 11-0 final over the host Marines. Wawasee, which put up 10 goals in … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – Aug. 23

Taylor Mock makes an athletic play during the team's final match of the day. (Photo by Nick Goralczyk)

Ladies Take JV Invite For the third consecutive year the Wawasee junior varsity team took the top spot in its own invitational. The ladies started their day by coming back after losing the opening game against West Noble 25-17. Wawasee took the last two games 25-17, 15-8. South … Read More

Wawasee Forces Tie With Bitter Concord (VIDEO)

Carlos Camargo (center) is congratulated by his teammates after evening up the score 2-2 against Concord.

SYRACUSE – While leaving a match tied with the other team is never the goal, sometimes a tie can feel just as good as a win. That was the case for the Wawasee boys soccer team Saturday afternoon. The Warriors played an intense game with Northern Lakes Conference … Read More

Wawasee’s Hot Start Melts Whitko [VIDEO]

Wawasee running back Nic Wilson celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown against Whitko Friday night. (Photos by Mike Deak)

SOUTH WHITLEY – It was a hot start that only got hotter. But as the blistering sun and humidly slowly faded in the shadows of Ryan Huff Field, cramped and dehydrated players were just thankful to get week one over with. Since they had to play, and it’s … Read More

Wawasee Still Making That Climb [VIDEO]

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GOSHEN – Thursday night’s game against Class 3A No. 10 Fairfield was one that showed just how far the Wawasee volleyball team has come and how far it still has to go. The 10-time defending sectional champion Falcons have had their way with Wawasee the past few seasons … Read More

Nick’s Picks: The ‘Ice Water And Football’ Edition [VIDEO]

I've never tripped and fallen. I just randomly attack the floor...and win.

Dare I say it, Kosciusko? Can it really be true? Is football FINALLY back!? Yes, yes it is. *and there was much rejoicing* Finally we can forget about pretending that we like the summer. Who really enjoys the lake and the sandbar? I mean, did we really enjoy … Read More

Green And Gold Gunning For Gridiron Glory

Wawasee's Gage Reinhard (13) and Clayton Cook (23) may not be crime fighting vigilantes on Friday nights, but they are still an effective dynamic duo for the Warriors. (Photo by Nick Goralczyk)

SYRACUSE – Though the saying is traditionally, “Defense wins championships” there seems to be a lot of love going around for the offensive units of local teams. Fans in Indianapolis, Bloomington, South Bend and even Chicago, of all places, are raving about how productive their team’s offense will … Read More

Heat, Lady Warriors Can’t Break Vikings

Lexi O'Connell goes up for a huge block against Wawasee (Photos by Nick Goralczyk)

SYRACUSE – You could cut the tension, and the humidity, with a knife at Wawasee High School on Monday night. With the Hardwood Tee Pee undergoing some renovations, the season opening volleyball match between Tippecanoe Valley and Wawasee was moved down the hall to the annex gym where … Read More