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

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

Familiar Faces For Girls Track Teams


Some familiar faces return to lead the way for the Tippecanoe Valley girls track team this season. The Vikings return five performers who qualified and took part in the regional round of the state tournament series a year ago. Coach Alysha Wachtmann’s team is set to be led … 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

You’ve Been A Mother, Ms. Nature

He lied.

WARSAW – If a good portion of you have felt betrayed this year, your feelings are historically justified. The weather has blown, spit, blanketed, stuck around too long. All of the above. I could go on all day, but you get it. The onslaught of winter on northern … Read More

Memorial Not Eger To Run Relays

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ELKHART – The Jim Eger Relays will not take place this year. Elkhart Memorial has announced that the running of the boys and girls Relays have been cancelled due to weather conditions. The events will not be made up. Wawasee’s boys and girls track teams were scheduled to … Read More

Wawasee Reworks Trio Of Events

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SYRACUSE – Wawasee High School has moved three athletic events scheduled for the coming days. The boys and girls track meets with West Noble were moved from this Thursday, March 27, to next Thursday, April 3. The start time is also pushed back to 5 p.m. to accommodate … Read More

Wawasee Nixes Trio Of Events

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SYRACUSE – This will likely be a common theme in the next couple of weeks. Schools are cancelling sports in advance because of the weather. Wawasee isn’t messing around, already pulling the plug on the home boys and girls track meets Monday, March 24, with Columbia City. The … Read More

The Aim Is Upward For WHS Girls Track

The Wawasee tandem of Savannah Schwartz and Katlyn Kennedy are part of a very strong throwing corps for the Lady Warrior track program. (Photo by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE – Trending upward is the hope for the Wawasee girls track program. After a rough 2013 spring season and returning just one senior for the 2014 campaign, head coach Scott Lancaster is hoping his team can find some identity as it grows through the final two months … Read More

Wawasee Scrubs East Noble Meets

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SYRACUSE – Unable to provide snowless facilities, and even a crack at trying to reroute the boys and girls track meets to Kendallville, Wawasee and East Noble had to scratch its track meets scheduled for Tuesday, March 18. The meet will not be made up. Wawasee will participate … Read More

Wawasee Already Making Waves On Track

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MARION – There is still over a foot of snow on the ground in most places, but spring sports are already underway. Wawasee’s boys and girls track teams haven’t begun to run outside yet, but competed in a pair of indoor settings this weekend and made impressions both … Read More

The Top Ten List: Teams 6-10

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Warsaw volleyball begins our list of the Top 10 athletic teams for the 2012-13 season. 10. Streak Busters: August 23, 2012 should be a memorable day for a long, long time for the Warsaw volleyball program. That was the night a veteran, gutty Tiger team snapped Elkhart Memorial’s … Read More

Warsaw Boys, Girls Track Highlight All-NLC Lists


GOSHEN – The Northern Lakes Conference issued five of its official All-Northern Lakes Conference lists Wednesday, as well as its NLC All-Sports trophy final tallies for the 2012-13 boys and girls sports seasons. Lists for boys and girls track, softball, girls tennis and boys golf were released by … Read More

Wawasee, Whitko Show Well At Goshen Relays

Wawasee's Courtney Linnemeier was a title in the 1600-meter run at Saturday's Goshen Relays.

GOSHEN – Wawasee hasn’t had much to show from its girls track season. But Saturday became a earmark for a trio of its track team members. Seniors Jordan Edington and Jen Slabaugh won titles while sophomore Courtney Linnemeier also won a title to highlight Wawasee’s output at the … Read More

Not Even Close: Warsaw Rolls To Clean Slate

Warsaw's Claire Hickerson easily clears the bar in the pole vault.

MIDDLEBURY – On paper, this looked like it could be a competitive capper to the Northern Lakes Conference girls track round robin. When the stat sheets were hot from the printer, the scores were not even close. Warsaw demolished a very good Northridge team, 99-33, and smashed Wawasee … Read More

Wawasee Sports Wrap – April 27

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Warriors Thump Bruins A double dose of Bethany Christian helped Wawasee medicate just a bit Saturday, as the Warriors swept a varsity baseball doubleheader with the Bruins in convincing fashion 17-1 and 18-2 in Waterford Mills. After falling in successive Northern Lakes Conference on walk-off losses to Plymouth … Read More