Wednesday, August 20, 2014

 Kayla Casaletto finishes the girls race in the NorthWood Invitational at Stauffer Park in Nappanee on Aug. 25, 2012. Casaletto, an Elkhart Christian 10th grader, was the winner in the race.

Penn’s Maddie Woods leads a team that could be among the state’s best girls cross country teams, but don’t count out Elkhart Memorial’s Brooke Moore or Elkhart Christian’s Kayla Casaletto.

Posted at 3:37 p.m.
 Joel Mast, Fairfield seventh-grader, reached the quarterfinals in the USTA Midwest Level 3 tennis tourney at Grand Rapids, Mich. (Photo Supplied)

He finished 4-1, knocking off a pair of fellow seeds along the way.

Posted on Aug. 19, 2014 at 5:30 a.m.
 The 2014 returning letter winners for Fairfield were pictured Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at Jimtown High School: (front row, from left)  Darren LeCount, Parker Zent, Spencer Roose, David Sceniak, coach Bob Miller; (middle row) Alec Brock, Zach Wagler, Travis McCoy, Mitch Dewitt, Austin Turner, Reid Kammerdiener; (back row) Cody Haab, Clay Bontrager, Sam Brown, Nolan Miller, Wes Coble and Luke Adam.

The Falcons will open their schedule with Mishawaka Marian and NorthWood.

Posted on Aug. 15, 2014 at 8:09 p.m.
 Elkhart Memorial goes through a line drill during a recent practice. The Chargers and other Elkhart County teams will be a part of controlled scrimmages Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.
Posted on Aug. 14, 2014 at 6:28 p.m.

Controlled scrimmage schedule set for Elkhart County area Friday, Aug. 15, but why was Penn left in the cold?

 Then-assistant Ric Wiskotoni (left) watches a 2010 Elkhart Central tennis match with then-head coach Dave Whittaker. After heading up the boys and girls programs for a combined 48 seasons, Whittaker has retired and Wiskotoni has been tabbed to take over both positions.
Posted on Aug. 14, 2014 at 6:12 p.m.

Ex-coach says he’s ’feeling great.’ Plus, a capsule look at all area boys tennis teams as the 2014 season nears.

 Preseason rankings released by
Posted on Aug. 12, 2014 at 8:31 a.m.

Elkhart Central and Fairfield also got some attention in the poll.

 Jill Brown (10) of Elkhart Memorial High School attempts to block a spiked ball during a game at Concord High School on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Elkhart Memorial won the set, 3-0.
Posted on Aug. 12, 2014 at 8:17 a.m.

New head coaches will be on the sidelines at Concord, Fairfield and Jimtown

 Linnzie Richner of NorthWood High School putts during a golf match at Christiana Creek Country Club in Elkhart on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. NorthWood, Goshen and Elkhart Memorial High participated in the meet.
Posted on Aug. 6, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.

The Panthers are ranked 23rd in the preseason poll, but other Elkhart County teams are preparing to unseat NorthWood.

 Here are Tuesday's girls golf results.
Posted on Aug. 6, 2014 at 1:02 p.m.

Elkhart Central and Goshen also competed in the Goshen Invitational.

 Lucas Miller (right), a Fairfield graduate from last season, douses a current Falcon player with a bucket of cold water during the team's conditioning run up
Posted on Aug. 5, 2014 at 4:14 p.m.

While the current Falcons struggled with “The Hill,” the seniors from last year enjoyed the view.

 Girls golf season opened Monday, Aug. 4.
Posted on Aug. 5, 2014 at 12:19 p.m.

Kingsmen place second while NorthWood comes in fourth at Lafayette Harrison Invitational

 Elkhart Central RB Joe Phillips
Posted on Aug. 1, 2014 at 8:21 p.m.

Elkhart County area teams begin football season with conditioning on Monday, Aug. 4.

 In this Tuesday, May 18, 2014, Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood delivers a pitch against Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
Posted on July 29, 2014 at 3:19 p.m.

Goshen’s Bryan Stephens explains why he gave up tickets, and recalls scary experience at Busch Stadium.