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NorthWood Girls Game Offers Free Admission

NAPPANEE – The NorthWood girls basketball team hopes to have a big crowd Saturday night for its final home game of the season. All Wa-Nee students will be admitted for free to the key Northern Lakes Conference contest versus Warsaw. The junior varsity game begins at 6 p.m. … Read More

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NorthWood Rallies To Edge Valley

AKRON – Neither Tippecanoe Valley head coach Chris Kindig nor NorthWood skipper Adam Yoder wanted to show all their cards Tuesday night. As the two Class 3-A Sectional 21 heavyweights battled Tuesday night, NorthWood found its wild card and tossed the ace of spades in a 61-55 win … Read More

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Frantz, Panthers Warm Up At The Teepee

SYRACUSE – Just like a lot of cars parked outside this week, it took the NorthWood Panthers girls basketball team a little while to get warmed up. Once going, NorthWood had no trouble speeding past Wawasee, 63-34, Saturday at the Hardwood Teepee. What was just a 6-0 NorthWood … Read More


Second Half Performance Dooms Wawasee

NAPPANEE – It seemed too good to be true for the Wawasee basketball team at the Panther Pit. A terrific first half performance put the Warriors in a good position to end a losing skid that started in December and a conference losing skid that started three seasons … Read More


Panthers Pummel Warriors On Mat

NAPPANEE – It was a battle between the winter Warriors and the polar Panthers Thursday night. While nearly every other high school athletic event was cancelled, Northern Lakes Conference foes Wawasee and NorthWood could just not wait to grapple at the Panther Pit. Weathering the, well, weather turned … Read More


Weather Delays For Thursday

Weather has forced the hand of several schools in the area to cancel or postpone area athletics. The Elkhart Christian at Triton boys basketball JV and varsity games have been postponed. A new date has not yet been announced. The Tippecanoe Valley girls basketball JV and varsity games … Read More


Valley Tipped In Tourney Title

AKRON – Twice is nice. For the second year in a row the NorthWood boys basketball team took home top prize in the Winning Edge Holiday Tournament. The Panthers downed Fairfield Friday night and came back to Tippecanoe Valley High School Saturday night to hand a decisive loss … Read More

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NorthWood Ladies 1-1 In Northridge Tourney

MIDDLEBURY – The  NorthWood girls basketball team wrapped up play Tuesday by going 1-1 in the Bankers Classic hosted by Northridge High School. The Panthers opened play Tuesday with a 57-46 loss to South Bend Adams in their final pool play game. Adams outscored NorthWood 20-5 in the … Read More

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NorthWood Cagers 1-1 In Tourney

MIDDLEBURY – The NorthWood girls basketball team went 1-1 Monday in the Bankers Classic Tournament hosted by Northridge High School. Columbia City edged past the Panthers 47-44. Jordyn Frantz scored 17 points to lead NorthWood, which saw its six-game winning streak snapped. Taitlyn Trenshaw had 10 points and … Read More

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NorthWood Hoops Time Change

NAPPANEE – The NorthWood girls basketball team’s game at Fairfield tomorrow will be an afternoon start. The Dec. 23 contest will begin with the junior varsity game at noon with the varsity contest to follow. NorthWood, winners of their last five games, is 8-3 under first-year coach Adam … Read More


Wawasee Continues NLC Dominance Against NorthWood [VIDEO]

SYRACUSE – It almost wasn’t worth the trip for the NorthWood girls swim team Tuesday night. The Panthers came to town to take on Northern Lakes Conference power Wawasee and saw first hand just how tough the Warriors are once again, as if they needed a reminder. Wawasee … Read More


Impressive Youth Carries Warriors Past Panthers

SYRACUSE – The Wawasee boys swimming team picked up its second conference win of the season Tuesday night behind a flurry of lifetime bests from its underclassmen. The Warriors won all 12 events against the visiting NorthWood Panthers, proving that cats really cannot swim, en route to a … Read More