Nine players from LaGrange County, including eight from co-champion Lakeland, were named to the 2013 All-NECC football team in a vote taken last week by the league’s coaches.
Two Warrior tribes waged a fierce battle for a 2A volleyball regional championship and an extension of their 2013 campaign Tuesday night in Emma.
Fort Wayne Concordia ended the Lakeland football campaign last Friday night in LaGrange with a 28-14 victory over the Lakers in the opening round of the 3A state playoffs.
Westview cruised to its second consecutive IHSAA volleyball sectional championship Saturday at Central Noble.
Prairie Heights junior cross country standout Aspen Dirr qualified for the IHSAA state finals meet with her efforts this past Saturday at the New Haven semi-state.
Fairfield downed Westview, 25-17, 25-16 in the finals of the NECC volleyball tournament this past Saturday afternoon in Emma.
Prairie Heights junior Aspen Dirr extended her cross country campaign by at least another week when she placed 10th at the West Noble regional meet this past Saturday.
For the final 77 minutes of Saturday’s 1A girls soccer regional match between host Argos and Westview, it was fairly clear that the Lady Warriors were the better team on the pitch.
Big plays boosted Eastside past Prairie Heights, 34-13 in NECC football action last Friday night in Butler.
Prairie Heights improved its NECC football record to 4-3 and leveled its overall mark at 4-4 with a 21-13 triumph over visiting West Noble last Friday night at Hubert Cline Field.
Westview ventured out of conference in volleyball play last Thursday night and brought home a 25-12, 25-18, 25-9 triumph from Elkhart Christian.
Fort Wayne Concordia sent the visiting Lakeland Lakers to their second consecutive defeat last Friday night by a count of 35-3 at Zollner Stadium.
Westview earned its third straight IHSAA Class 1A girls sectional championship Saturday night in Emma with a 7-0 rout of Central Noble.
For the past five years, the Westview boys soccer team had watched someone else celebrate a sectional championship on its home field.
Westview held off Lakeland, 24-37 in girls cross country action Tuesday evening in Emma.
Lakeland ran past Westview, 22-35 in boys cross country action Tuesday in Emma.
County rivals Lakeland and Westview will battle this Saturday afternoon (3 p.m.) in Emma for a boys soccer sectional championship.
Lakeland blanked Bethany Christian, 2-0 and Westview shutout Garrett, 3-0 in first-round action at the 1A girls soccer sectional in Emma Tuesday night.
Fairfield climbed back into the NECC volleyball title chase Tuesday night in Emma with a 26-24, 27-25, 25-18 victory over Westview.
Angola shaded Prairie Heights, 13-7 in NECC football play last Friday night in the Monument City.
Westview spiked Lakeland, 25-14, 25-7, 25-14 Saturday night in LaGrange to raise its NECC volleyball record to 8-0.