The Top 10: Teams 1-5

Wawasee Girls Swimming

Our final installment of the Top 10 lists features the five teams we feel had the best overall season in the 2013-14 calendar year. One just ended their season two weeks ago with one of its relay teams posting a second-place finish at the state finals while the … Read More

Triton Announces Its Spring Awards

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BOURBON – Triton High School concluded its spring athletic season with its season-ending awards ceremonies Wednesday night. Awards for team and individual accomplishments were given for its six spring sports. CONFERENCE AWARDS Tennis All-Northern State Conference: No. 1 doubles Carrie Slabaugh and Holly Stogsdill; No. 1 singles Kaelyn … Read More

Wawasee Closes Spring With Awards

Recipients of the Wawasee Warrior Way awards for the spring of 2014 were, from left, Andrew Milligan (baseball); Tristen Atwood (boys golf); Jada Antonides (girls tennis); Ruby Minnick (girls track); and Cristina DeLaFuente (softball). Not pictured is Ethan Brown (boys track). (Photo by Mike Deak)

SYRACUSE – Wawasee High School closed out the 2013-14 athletic school year with the athletic awards banquet held Monday evening at WHS. The six spring sports were recognized in accomplishment. Baseball Warrior Way Award – Andrew Milligan Offensive Player of the Year – Gage Reinhard Defensive Player of … Read More

Warner Qualifies For State

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FORT WAYNE – Whitko will have a little representation at the IHSAA Girls Track State Championships in June. Junior Elaine Warner joined an amazing nine jumpers from the Fort Wayne Northrop Regional to meet the state standard in the long jump, clearing exactly 17-6.5 to meet the mark … Read More

Brown, Meister Shine At Rochester [VIDEO]

Lexi O'Connell of Tippecanoe Valley was the 100-meter hurdles champion at the Rochester Girls Track Sectional.

ROCHESTER – It was a huge night for a pair of local track athletes at the Rochester Girls Track Sectional. Tippecanoe Valley’s Jazzmine Brown qualified for four events and Triton’s Jaela Meister qualified for three events at next week’s Warsaw Girls Track Regional with their showings at Rochester. … Read More

Wildcats Send Four To Regionals

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NEW HAVEN – Whitko will have four athletes alive for next week’s Fort Wayne Northrop Girls Track Regional after advancing from Tuesday night’s New Haven Girls Track Sectional. Whitko did not have an individual champion, but did have four girls place within the top four places, qualifying for … Read More

Warsaw Highlights Track All-NLC

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WARSAW – It was a very big night for both the Warsaw boys and girls track teams at the Northern Lakes Conference track championships. Warsaw won seven girls event championships Tuesday night en route to a 176-point finish in the team standings, the ninth consecutive team title for … Read More

Warriors Gain Experience At John Reed

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KENDALLVILLE – The John Reed Relays hosted by East Noble High School Saturday morning provided both the Wawasee boys and girls track programs an opportunity to see what its depth could do against quality opponents. Wawasee’s girls finished sixth overall in the 11-team field with 51 points. East … Read More

Wawasee Defeats Wind, Wood [VIDEO]

Wawasee's Bridgette Yoder directs her teammate Skylar Janda to the line in the 4x400 relay race.

NAPPANEE – It’s a phrase the Wawasee girls track program hasn’t exclaimed in eight years. “Win streak!” Despite the 35-mile-per-hour crosswinds across Andrews Field and periodic spurts of heavy, piercing rain, the Wawasee girls track team defeated NorthWood, 83-49, Tuesday evening to pick up its second win of … 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

April SNOW Showers Freezes Action

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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

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

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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