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.
Prairie Heights surged past Lakeland, 25-21, 20-25, 25-8, 25-19 in NECC volleyball last Thursday night.
East Noble secured its sixth consecutive IHSAA boys tennis sectional championship Saturday afternoon in Kendallville with a 4-1 victory over Westview.
Aspen Dirr of Prairie Heights claimed third place in the NECC girls cross country meet held Saturday morning at West Noble.
LaGrange native Shane Fry, now the head football coach at West Lafayette High School, has been named the winner of the Indianapolis Colts/NFL Coach of the Week award.
Lakeland blitzed The Howe School, 17-0 in varsity boys soccer Tuesday night in LaGrange.
Fremont defeated a scrappy Lakeland squad, 25-19, 29-27, 22-25, 25-19 in NECC volleyball play Tuesday night in LaGrange.
Prairie Heights took home a 6-2 varsity soccer triumph from Whitko Tuesday night.
A pair of goals by Nate Nussbaum in the second half lifted host Bethany Christian past Westview, 2-1 in varsity boys soccer last Friday night.
Lakeland earned its second and third varsity boys tennis wins of the season this past week.
Fairfield nudged Westview, 3-2 in a battle of NECC boys tennis unbeatens Saturday in Benton.
The Westview varsity volleyball team climbed to 4-0 in NECC play with a 25-23, 25-13, 25-12 decision over visiting Churubusco last Thursday.
Lakeland defeated Prairie Heights, 4-0 in boys soccer action Saturday morning in LaGrange.
Lakeland slogged its way to a 34-0 NECC football victory over West Noble last Friday night in soggy Ligonier.
Lakeland finished sixth and Prairie Heights took eighth in Saturday’s West Noble Invitational boys cross country meet.
West Noble claimed the NECC boys soccer tournament championship Saturday evening with a 4-2 victory over host Westview in the finals.