Bremen catcher Drew Coffel went from goat to hero in a span of a few minutes in the 8th inning of the 2A baseball sectional championship game Monday afternoon at Westview.
Lakeland finished 11th out of 21 teams in the Lafayette Jeff Invitational boys golf tournament held this past Saturday at The Battlegrounds Golf Club.
Lakeland and Fairfield will square off for a 3A softball sectional championship Thursday night in LaGrange.
Prairie Heights and host Westview each won their opening tests Wednesday night in the 2A baseball sectional.
Lakeland has tabbed Scott LaPlace to take over its boys basketball program starting this fall.
A year ago, Lakeland broke a long boys track sectional championship drought by winning the team title at Angola.
East Noble blanked defending champion Westview, 5-0 in the finals of the IHSAA girls tennis sectional in Kendallville Saturday morning.
The Lakeland boys golf team recorded its 13th win of the season last Thursday night by a count of 152-158 over East Noble at Heron Creek Golf Course.
Lakeland won its first-ever softball decision over 4A powerhouse Mishawaka, 3-0 last Thursday night in the Princess City.
Northridge dealt Westview a 4-1 varsity baseball setback Saturday in Middlebury.
Prairie Heights split a varsity baseball doubleheader with Whitko Saturday in Brushy Prairie.
Nick Byler’s two run homer with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted Lakeland past Wawasee, 6-5 in varsity baseball action Saturday.
Taryn Neff went 4-4 at the plate with four RBI and struckout four to earn the pitching decision as Prairie Heights routed Hamilton, 23-4 in NECC softball Saturday.
DeKalb took a pair of varsity softball decisions from Lakeland last Friday night in LaGrange.
Prairie Heights blanked Bethany Christian, 10-0 in varsity softball play Tuesday evening.
Elkhart Central, ranked No. 2 in Class 4A, downed visiting Westview, 8-3 in varsity baseball Tuesday night.
It was truly a grand night for the Lakeland varsity softball team Tuesday at Hamilton.
An eight-run second inning and the no-hit pitching of Alex Pearson helped propel Lakeland past Hamilton, 14-0 in NECC baseball action Tuesday.
Prairie Heights pounded The Howe School, 22-2 in varsity baseball Tuesday night at Poljak Field in Howe.
Prairie Heights defeated The Howe School, 91-39 in varsity boys track earlier this week.