Great soccer players seem to have the ball on their foot at the most crucial times of a match.
Westview claimed its fourth consecutive IHSAA girls soccer sectional championship Saturday afternoon in Garrett with a 3-0 victory over the host Lady Railroaders in the finals.
Ten different players scored goals for the Westview girls soccer team in a 10-0 rout of Lakewood Park Tuesday night in the opening round of the Garrett sectional.
Westview stayed perfect in the NECC volleyball standings Tuesday night with a 25-12, 25-18, 25-7 thumping of Garrett.
Defending champion Lakeland and county rival Westview advanced to a semifinal showdown in the 2014 NECC boys soccer tournament with opening-round victories Wednesday night.
Tanner Burns passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third in leading Garett to a 32-0 victory over visiting Lakeland last Friday night in NECC football.
Westview cruised to a 5-0 varsity girls soccer win at Garrett last Thursday night.
Daniel L. Arnold, 70, rural Kendallville, died Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Provena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla, Ind.
Garrett made a triumphant return to the NECC football wars last Friday night when it pummeled visiting Prairie Heights, 39-7.
Richard D. Lepley, 67, Ashley, Ind., died Friday, August 22, 2014, at his residence.
The Indiana State Police is investigating a crash that occurred Friday morning between a tank truck and a motorcycle that claimed the life of a man from Garrett.
John R. Hale Sr., 67, LaGrange, died Friday, May 30, 2014.
He was born June 21, 1946, in Garrett, Ky., to McGaffin and Lillian (Miller) Hale.
Lakeland freshman Kloee Fitch easily captured the discus blue ribbon at Tuesday’s IHSAA girls track regional meet held in Warsaw.
Lakeland ran away with the Monument City Relays team championship Saturday afternoon in Angola.
Beverly June Keeler, 89, Kendallville, Ind., died Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Garret American Legion
Jacob Heller fired in 33 points and blocked a last-second shot by Fairfield to lift Prairie Heights past the visiting Falcons, 68-66 last Friday night in NECC boys basketball play.
Brandi Dawson fired in 29 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as host Garrett spanked Prairie Heights, 57-33 in varsity girls basketball action Tuesday evening.
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.
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.