Wednesday, March 03, 2021
HARTFORD CITY — A special season for Madison-Grant and a season of growth at Eastbrook each came to a premature and disappointing end in the opening round of Class 2A Sectional 39 Tuesday night at Blackford High School.
The game plan and goal for the Marion Giants entering Tuesday’s opening game of Class 4A Sectional 7 against No. 7 Lafayette Jeff was centered around preventing Bronchos’ standout Brooks Barnhizer from a repeat performance of the one he had in the Jan. 22 regular-season meeting.
GAS CITY – It was clear that Oak Hill boys’ basketball coach Kevin Renbarger had developed a plan to limit Tai McClung and Landen Swanner from a December repeat performance.
Tuesday, March 02, 2021
Oak Hill senior Dalton Scheffer had his record-breaking swim season come to an end during the preliminary round of the IHSAA state swimming and diving championships Friday in Indianapolis.
Juice and grit have been part of the fabric of Ethan Whaley’s Indiana Wesleyan women’s basketball program since he became head coach before the 2017-18 season.
Monday, March 01, 2021
Jalen Blackmon’s torrid finish to his Marion High School basketball career reached another milestone Friday night in Fort Wayne. However, another furious finish by the Giants came up just short against the Snider Panthers.
The Taylor Trojans have been one of the top 3-point shooting women’s basketball teams in the NAIA over the past few seasons. But Friday night in Luckey Arena, it was the 20th-ranked Indiana Wesleyan Wildcats that put on a dazzling display of long-distance shooting.
Friday, February 26, 2021
If not for the immediate task at hand, it would be easy for Oak Hill boys basketball coach Kevin Renbarger to imagine how the 2020-21 basketball season might have played out differently if his Golden Eagles had been at full strength from day one.
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Jalen Blackmon added to his historical legacy Wednesday night, unfortunately for the Marion Giants, however, another sluggish first half led to a disappointing ending in their final regular-season contest in Bill Green Arena.
There was a brief moment of panic for Oak Hill senior Dalton Scheffer and his coach Kendrick Vester at the beginning of the 50-meter freestyle finals in the Hamilton Southeastern Sectional on Saturday.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
A big second quarter propelled the NAIA’s 20th-ranked Indiana Wesleyan women’s basketball team used to a 74-65 win over Goshen in a Crossroads League tournament quarterfinal game Tuesday night in Luckey Arena.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Olivet Nazarene piled up more than 500 yards of total offense and used the momentum from two quick touchdowns near the end of the first half to earn a 44-20 win over Indiana Wesleyan Saturday in Bourbonnais, Illinois.
Monday, February 22, 2021
Kyle Mangas finally got his hands on the Bevo Francis Award trophy Saturday morning during a small ceremony on the Indiana Wesleyan University campus.
Saturday, February 20, 2021
Friday, February 19, 2021
The youthful Eastbrook girls basketball team proved itself to be the top in Grant County during the 2020-21 season and the Panthers were rewarded handsomely with All-Central Indiana Conference selections.
Oak Hill senior Dalton Scheffer had a pair of strong individual swims at the Hamilton Southeastern Sectional preliminaries and is in position to potentially qualify for a state-finals berth in both events.
Thursday, February 18, 2021
The NAIA 16th-ranked Indiana Wesleyan women’s basketball closed the first quarter with a 19-4 run and rode the wave of momentum to a 87-58 win over Grant County and Crossroads League rival Taylor in Luckey Arena Wednesday night.
The Marion Giants followed the script of their defensive game plan with some success Wednesday night against Class 2A No. 1 Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
The 17th-ranked Indiana Wesleyan women’s basketball team exploded for a 29-point first quarter and rode it to a 79-64, Crossroads League win over Bethel Saturday in Luckey Arena on Senior Day.
Monday, February 15, 2021
Jalen Blackmon moved his Marion High School scoring record onto a higher plateau Friday night in the Giants loss at North Central Conference leader, McCutcheon.
Sunday, February 14, 2021
FORT WAYNE — The Oak Hill wrestling program has assembled a legacy of excellence and high achievement in the 35 years that coach Andrew King has been guiding the program.
Friday, February 12, 2021
ALEXANDRIA — Winning an outright conference championship is always a meaningful accomplishment, but it’s something a Madison-Grant boys basketball had never done.
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
The Madison-Grant boys basketball team has had answers for almost anything teams have throw their way this season, but the Argylls struggled to deal with Winchester’s Payton Sparks.
More than 60 years had passed since Marion and Noblesville last squared off in a high school boys’ basketball game, but the Millers and Giants battled one another like old rivals Tuesday night in Bill Green Arena.