Great soccer players seem to have the ball on their foot at the most crucial times of a match.
Trailing arch-rival Prairie Heights, 7-6 going into the locker room at halftime, Lakeland football head coach Keith Thompson decided it was time to lay down the law to his already 0-2 squad.
The only softball head coach Lakeland High School has ever known has decided to hang it up.
A quartet of freshmen sparked Wawasee to an 8-0 victory over Lakeland in the championship game of the 3A Fairfield softball sectional last Thursday.
In a regional full of Warriors, one tribe stood alone when they passed out the hardware in North Judson.
Brant Betts fired in 21 points and Marco Olivares canned 17 as Lakeland handled Fremont, 73-49 in the NECC boys basketball opener for both teams last Friday night in LaGrange.
Often times a player’s value to a basketball team can be measured on what it does when he is off the court rather than what it accomplishes when he is on the court.
An unlikely heroine lifted Lakeland past Prairie Heights in NECC girls basketball action last Friday night in LaGrange.
For the past five years, the Westview boys soccer team had watched someone else celebrate a sectional championship on its home field.
Westview earned its third straight IHSAA Class 1A girls sectional championship Saturday night in Emma with a 7-0 rout of Central Noble.
Lakeland slogged its way to a 34-0 NECC football victory over West Noble last Friday night in soggy Ligonier.
On June 16, Lakeland High School announced post-season softball honors for Ashlynn Grubb, Jill Mingus, and Lakeland Softball Head Coach Sherry Severson.
Westview completed a perfect, 10-0 run through its NECC boys basketball slate Tuesday night in Emma with a 64-46 victory over Fremont.
Westview claimed its seventh girls basketball sectional championship Saturday night in Albion with a 46-32 victory over LaVille.
A strong start to the second half propelled Prairie Heights to a 57-44 varsity girls basketball victory over visiting Bronson, Michigan Tuesday night.
As expected, Westview won its fourth straight NECC boys basketball tournament championship Saturday night in Emma.
A packed gym, bodies flying, game-tying three pointers, clutch free throw shooting.
Prairie Heights began its 2012-13 varsity girls basketball season this past weekend by defeating NECC rival Hamilton and non-conference foe Elkhart Christian.
Goshenspoiled the debut of Lakeland girls basketball head coach Sheila Moore Tuesday night in LaGrange by whipping the mistake-prone Lady Lakers, 76-19.