Sunday, November 23, 2014

High School


 Northridge coach Tom Wogomon consoles senior Michael Fickert after losing to New Prairie.

David Welker’s growth mirrors the growth of the entire Northridge football program and four other sports stories to know.

Rachel Terlep

Posted at 11:33 a.m.
 The 2014-15 NorthWood Panthers open their season Nov. 25 at Lakeland. Varsity players are (from left, front) Braxton Linville, Alec Dutkowski, Trey Bilinski, Dakiyron Fox, Cam Simpson, Caleb Lung and Vincent Miranda; (back) Drew Minnich, Luke Zurcher, Spencer Sheline, Ryan Ewald, JayLynn Borkholder and Chad Sellers.

The Panthers went a record-setting 21-3 last winter, but Braxton Linville is the lone starter back from that team.

Anthony Anderson

Posted at 11:57 a.m.
 Edwardsburg football coach Kevin Bartz talks to officials prior to the MHSAA Division 4 semifinal game against Grand Rapids Christian at Jackson. The Eddies (11-2) lost 50-48.

Eddies (11-2) average 44.1 points per game and conclude with 50-48 loss to Grand Rapids South Christian.

Steve Krah

Posted at 11:47 a.m.
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St. Joseph won wrestling’s Warsaw Tiger Invitational.

Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 11:33 p.m.

In Elkhart County girls basketball, Frantz scored 1,000th career point in NorthWood win.

 Edwardsburg senior Dustin Vires warms up prior to the MHSAA Division 4 football semifinals at Dungy Field in Jackson on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Vires ran for four touchdowns in a 50-48 loss to Grand Rapids South Christian.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 7:49 p.m.

Grand Rapids South Christian tops the Eddies 50-48 for a berth in the MHSAA Division 4 high school football championship game.

 Tuesday's girls swimming results.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 6:12 p.m.

Goshen wins seven of 10 events.

 Memorial head coach Bill Roggeman looks to his team, celebrating a Crimson Chargers touchdown in the first quarter against Clay on Sept. 26, 2014, at Charger Field.  Roggeman stepped down as EMHS head coach Friday, Nov. 21.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 5:55 p.m.

After three seasons, Bill Roggeman resigned his Elkhart Memorial football head coaching position after a 5-25 record.

 Penn's Chase Osborn (right) controls Yorktown's Dillon Jackson during their 170-pound wrestling semifinal match Saturday, Feb. 22, at the IHSAA State Finals in Indianapolis.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 3:20 p.m.

Seven area grapplers are returning state qualifiers — Elkhart Central’s Eliseo Guerra, Elkhart Memorial’s Tony Vaughn and Penn’s Chase Osborn, Drew Hildebrandt, Kobe Woods, Joey Mammolenti and Austin Slates.

 Concord senior Filip Serwatka poses for a photo on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at Concord.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 2:27 p.m.

Three starters return in Filip Serwatka, Danny McMahon and Brett Austin, while Steve Austin becomes the dean of Elkhart County coaches.

 Elkhart Memorial senior wrestler Tony Vaughn grapples with junior Ronnie Longbrake during practice on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Memorial in Elkhart. Indiana Mat magazine ranked Vaughn No. 8 in its preseason rankings the 138 weight class. Last year he finished his season with a 26-7 record and lost in the first round of the 2014 IHSAA State Finals at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 2:09 p.m.

Tony Vaughn was an IHSAA state finalist at 126 pounds in 2013-14. 

 Northridge's Dalton Slabaugh becomes emotional after the Raiders lost the Class 4A semistate championship game against New Prairie Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Final score was 28-10.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 9:47 a.m.

Northridge High School lost to New Prairie High School in the Class 4A semistate Friday, Nov. 21. The loss followed an outstanding football season for the Raiders.

 Michael Fickert talks to the team after Northridge's loss to New Prairie 28-10.
Posted on Nov. 22, 2014 at 12:03 a.m.

Following a loss in the semistate game to New Prairie, Michael Fickert encouraged the Raiders’ underclassmen to continue working hard and top this year’s performance in 2015.

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