Prairie Heights opened its 2013 varsity baseball season in grand style this past Saturday by sweeping a doubleheader from host Lakewood Park.
Both the Lakeland High School boys and girls track teams lost to Goshen in a meet held March 28 at the Goshen field. The boys lost 85-47 and the girls lost 91-40.
Angola junior Alex Nickel took runner-up honors in the all-around and floor exercise events at Saturday’s IHSAA gymnastics state finals meet in Muncie.
Good things come to those who wait.
Five players from LaGrange County were named to the 2012-13 All-NECC boys basketball first team in a vote by the league’s coaches earlier this week.
Lakeland gymnasts Caitlin Yoder and Chloe Sturdivant competed in the vault competition at last Friday’s IHSAA regional meet in Valparaiso.
Prairie Heights junior Shawna Carbone has been named to the honorable mention list of the 2013 IBCA/Subway Underclass All-State Team.
Prairie Heights secured a winning NECC campaign last Friday night with a 66-39 romp over visiting Hamilton.
A strong second half allowed Concord to put away Westview, 52-38 in varsity boys basketball action last Friday night at McCuen Gym in Dunlap.
Westview completed a perfect, 10-0 run through its NECC boys basketball slate Tuesday night in Emma with a 64-46 victory over Fremont.
DeKalb rallied from a halftime deficit to defeat Lakeland, 53-42 in varsity boys basketball Tuesday night in LaGrange.
Lakeland downed West Noble, 90.30-79.90 in a varsity gymnastics meet held this past Monday in LaGrange.
The Lady Warriors of Westview ran into a buzz saw named Fort Wayne Luers Saturday in the opening round of the 2A girls basketball regional held at Rochester High School.
Goshen scored the first nine points of the game, then held off a rallying Westview squad, 49-43 in a non-conference varsity boys basketball last Friday night in Emma.
Out of the frying pan and into the fire go the Lady Warriors of Westview when they travel to Rochester this Saturday for 2A girls basketball regional play.
Westview ran its boys basketball winning streak to 14 games Tuesday night with a 47-29 victory over Wawasee in Syracuse.
Like walks in baseball, missed free throws tend to come back and bite the basketball team that has them.
Caitlin Yoder and Samantha Geiseking each won two events for the Lakeland gymnastics team in a 97.40-96.05 team triumph over Warsaw Tuesday.
Westview claimed its seventh girls basketball sectional championship Saturday night in Albion with a 46-32 victory over LaVille.
Lakeland outscored Central Noble, 21-8 over the final eight minutes to secure a 53-42 NECC boys basketball victory over the host Cougars last Thursday.