Amanda Bender was happy to hear some applause while wearing her officiating uniform.
ELKHART — Andrea Bucher has announced her resignation as head softball coach at Concord High School due to a change in dismissal times at Elkhart Community Schools, which is her full-time employer.
The Indiana High School Athletic Association and its executive committee had a few things to say about the upcoming fall high school sports season on Thursday.
Northridge High School senior Maddy Wienert was second in the state of Indiana in hitting this spring season (.663) and led the state in stolen bases (47).
Derrick Woods admits he started thinking about winning the prestigious Tim Bringle Memorial Award the night he was among the Junior Bringle winners honoring elementary school athletes back in 2017.
Mia Pulianas – besides fittingly planning to study audiology – may be about to register the most auditory boom in Elkhart high school girls track and field history.
Elkhart High senior Leeah Wade was named to the All-Northern Indiana Conference softball team as a utility player – the only county player on either the softball or baseball first team.
TOPEKA — With the wind blowing out — while also doing funny things with some of her pitches — Fairfield senior Kayla Miller was forced to make a few in-game adjustments during the Class 2A Westview Sectional title game.
MIDDLEBURY — The Northridge softball team’s desire to mix fun with work was put on full display midway through the sixth inning when one of the umpires needed a bathroom break that lasted some five minutes.
ELKHART — NorthWood softball coach Mandy DeMien had a simple message for her team as they came to the plate in the seventh inning of their sectional title game, trailing Wawasee 12-5.
KOKOMO — Elkhart senior Derrick Woods has qualified for the IHSAA state finals in three events, after he helped lead the Lions' boys track team to a third place finish at the Kokomo Regional on Thursday.
MIDDLEBURY — Elkhart and Penn took different paths through different weather to the same destination, each arriving at three-run wins in Thursday’s opening round of Class 4A Northridge Sectional baseball.
Nick Carithers' RBI single in the top of the seventh inning was the game-winner Wednesday, as the Jimtown baseball team poasted a come-from-behind 3-2 win over Tippecanoe Valley in opening round action at the Class 3A Wawasee Sectional.
MIDDLEBURY — Bunting was an offensive weapon Wednesday for Goshen's softball team in its 8-1 win over Elkhart in Class 4A Sectional semifinal action at Northridge High School.
MIDDLEBURY — When the Northridge No. 1 doubles pair of Brynne Gayler and Peyton Kieper play tennis, Raider fans, as coach Austin Christner observed, “tend to gravitate towards that court just because they’re so fun to watch.”
ELKHART — After a tough 13-11 loss to NorthWood in the semifinals of the Class 3A sectional on her homefield, Jimtown coach Brandy Eberhart wasted little time in laying the blame at her own feet.
As the current group of seniors were entering high school as wide-eyed freshman for the first time in 2017, I was taking over as the sports editor of The Elkhart Truth.