SOUTH BEND — Fans stood and cheered when former Chicago Cubs great Ryne Sandberg was introduced before speaking at Tuesday's Midwest League All-Star Game lunch at the Century Center.
SOUTH BEND — After signing an endless number of autographs, Ferguson Jenkins had two more loyal fans waiting for him after he walked away from his tent.
PLYMOUTH — NorthWood High School senior Sean Hogan missed by one shot Thursday at the Plymouth Regional from qualifying individually for the IHSAA Golf the state finals.
Todd Sheely, the head coach of the Elkhart Memorial Unified Track team, admitted he had a few moments of disappointment after his Crimson Charger team came up a little short of repeating as the state champions, finishing in third place on Saturday at Indiana University.
ELKHART — Down 8-4 going into the bottom of the seventh inning, Jimtown coach Brandy Eberhart thought the deficit was too big even for her ‘cardiac kids.’
MIDDLEBURY — The job for the Northridge High School baseball team got a little tougher on Tuesday, as ace pitcher Davis Enfield and head coach Andrew Brabender were suspended for the Raiders' game against Mishawaka in the Class 4A LaPorte Regional on Saturday.
SYRACUSE — Angola posted a late rally Monday to lift the Hornets past NorthWood, 4-2, in the championship game of the Class 3A baseball sectional at Wawasee High School.
Senior Matt Dutkowski pitched a two hitter and struck out 10, to lead NorthWood to an 8-1 victory over Tippecanoe Valley to earn a berth in the Class 3A Wawasee Baseball Sectional title game.
ELKHART — An emotional Gabby Desimone put her head in her hands after the biggest hit of her softball career put the Jimtown Jimmies in position to tie or win the 3A NorthWood Sectional on Friday night.
WARSAW — The evening went from bad to worse Friday for Concord's softball team against Northridge in the Class 4A Sectional Championship game at Warsaw High School.
ELKHART — After a dramatic 5-3 win over Culver Academy in the Class 3A NorthWood Sectional on Thursday, Jimtown softball coach Brandy Eberhart made sure to compliment one aspect of her team's play against Culver Academy.
WARSAW — Behind first place finishes from Morgan Dyer in the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters, Elkhart Memorial placed fourth Tuesday at the Warsaw Girls Track Regional.
LAGRANGE — Junior Sarah Shank tossed a one hitter and Chloe Dell had three hits and drove in two, as Fairfield advance to the title game of the Class 3A Lakeland Sectional by beating West Noble 8-0 in Tuesday.
WARSAW — Despite making up a seven run deficit to send the game to extra innings, the season ended for the Elkhart Central softball team Monday, as the Blue Blazers lost to Warsaw, 11-7, in the opening game of the Class 4A Warsaw Softball Sectional.