Five players from LaGrange County were named to the 2012 All-NECC baseball squad in a recent vote by the league’s coaches.
A three-run ninth inning propelled Lakeland past Fairfield, 3-0 and into the championship game of the Class 3A softball sectional being played in Benton.
The Lakeland boys track team claimed its first sectional championship in 14 years last Thursday night at Angola.
Westview won both the girls and boys divisions of the Land of Lakes Conference track meet last Monday at Fairfield.
Prairie Heights tuned up for softball sectional play by sweeping Hamilton last Friday night.
Whitko and Prairie Heights split a varsity baseball twin-bill Saturday at Goshen College.
DeKalb took both ends of a varsity softball doubleheader from Lakeland last Friday night in Waterloo.
Westview closed out its varsity baseball regular season by sweeping a pair of DeKalb County teams at the end of last week.
Lakeland and The Howe School each fell in first-round matches Wednesday in the IHSAA girls tennis sectional at East Noble.
Garrett pounded out 14 hits en route to an 11-8 victory over host Prairie Heights in varsity softball action Wednesday night.
Fairfield took a firm grip on first place in the NECC baseball standings Monday night in Emma with a 5-1 victory over Westview.
Area softball powerhouses Lakewood Park and Fairfield each dealt Westview stern losses earlier this week.
Lakeland completed an 8-2 run through the NECC softball loop Tuesday night in LaGrange with a 10-0 shutout of Hamilton.
Shawna Carbone drove in four runs with a triple and a double as Prairie Heights rocked Bethany Christian, 12-2 in varsity softball action Tuesday in Goshen.
Prairie Heights humiliated The Howe School, 37-2 in varsity baseball Tuesday evening.
Fairfield breezed to its fifth consecutive NECC girls tennis tournament championship Saturday afternoon at Lakeland.
Near perfect weather conditions resulted in a record-setting night of boys track Friday at Churubusco High School in the annual NECC Championships meet.
Lakeland went 1-2 in non-conference baseball action this past weekend.