Brothers Hank and Sam Smith fire up shots daily inside a barn at their home in Bristol.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools announced on Wednesday that Kyle Sears will lead the new Elkhart High School boys basketball team beginning with the 2020-21 season, while Michelle Guipe will be the coach of the boys and girls swimming and diving teams.
NAPPANEE — When Aaron Wolfe brought his NorthWood High boys basketball team together for the first time last fall, he knew there were a few obstacles to overcome.
In one of the closest votes in history, Jimtown senior Preston Phillips has earned The Elkhart Truth’s Boys Basketball Player of the Year, finishing just ahead of three Northridge High School teammates.
Despite their season being months away from starting practices, high school football coaches aren’t exempt from the challenges that exist due due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Former Concord High School boys basketball standout Michael Johnson actually went through a slump at the free-throw line this season for Culver-Stockton College.
You might think when a season is capped by playing for a state championship, and that championship is witnessed by the largest crowd ever to see a high school game, and that game goes to the wire, and that game is wrought with controversy, all other games would pale in comparison.
When Adam Yoder led the NorthWood girls basketball team to a Class 3A state title in February, he introduced the world to his ‘Great Eight,’ the players on his team that played the biggest roles in the Panthers claiming the championship.
When Northridge athletic director Dave Harms hired Scott Radeker to be the new boys basketball coach for the Raiders in the spring of 2018, he knew he was getting a very good coach.
ELKHART — Northridge junior Sam Smith had a quiet first quarter in the Class 4A Elkhart Sectional title game against Warsaw on Saturday night at North Side Gym.
ELKHART — If Jimtown had remained on Jerry Cook Court after the game, the Jimmies would have finally witnessed something Marian freshman sensation Deaglan Sullivan wasn't adept at doing. At least not yet anyway.
NAPPANEE — NorthWood boys basketball reserves Ian Raasch, Josh Stratford and Cooper Wiens didn't have overwhelming stats in Friday's Class 3A sectional semifinal game between the Panthers and West Noble.
ELKHART — Elkhart Central boys basketball coach Scott Sekal looked at the stat sheet from Wednesday's 52-51 loss to Penn in the Class 4A Elkhart Sectional and his eyes kept going back to one stat.
ELKHART — Can Elkhart Memorial maintain its late-season North Side Gym magic and thereby make its last known boys high school basketball postseason magical?