IHSAA Sports

Tigers Look To Take Advantage Of Sectional Draw

Will the third time be the charm? The Warsaw baseball team certainly hopes so. The Tigers will look to take advantage of a very favorable sectional draw as the state tournament series begins this week. Warsaw, which wrapped up regular-season play by going 1-1 Saturday in its own … Read More

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Trojans Pull Aways From Tigers

BOURBON – There was an uneasy feeling in the Trojan Trench Wednesday night. While a couple could cite the walking tacos, most Triton hoops fans had indigestion for a different reason. It took Triton into the fourth quarter to pull away from LaCrosse to avoid a colossal upset … Read More

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Thursday Sports Postponements

Thursday’s weather has affected the sports calendar. The Warsaw boys swim sectional preliminaries have been backed up one day to Friday with a start time of 5:30 p.m. The finals are still scheduled for Saturday at 1 p.m. The Wawasee gymnastics meet tonight at Wawasee with Huntington North … Read More

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South Central Bounces Triton

BOURBON – Friday night’s semi-finals at the Class 1-A Oregon-Davis sectional was the end of the line for the Triton girls basketball team after a 40-34 loss to South Central. The game saw unique spurts by both clubs, where an even 13-13 first quarter had South Central come … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The Girls Sectional Edition

The first wave of the girls postseason in nearly over. Can you believe that we are already this far along in the sports season? It seems like just yesterday I was standing in the frigid rain at the girls golf state finals. But tomorrow I’ll be standing on … Read More

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Helmuth, Bruins Sideline LCA Ladies

AUBURN – The third time did not prove to be the charm for the Lakeland Christian Academy girls basketball team Tuesday night. Bethany Christian’s Jordan Helmuth made sure of that. Helmuth poured in 24 points as the Bruins topped the Cougars 44-22 in the opening game of the … Read More

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Finals Are Set For Swimmers Eying State

MIDDLEBURY – The stage is officially set for Saturday’s girls swimming sectional finals at Northridge High School. 11 teams gathered at Northridge’s natatorium Thursday night for the sectional preliminaries and, as expected, Saturday’s title will come down to Wawasee and Northridge. The Warriors will enter Saturday’s finals with … Read More

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No Tricks: LaVille The Supreme Team [VIDEO]

BOURBON – The only person who was happy to see a sideways snow and 30 mile-per-hour winds minutes before kickoff of the sectional football game between Triton and LaVille was LaVille head coach Will Hostrawser. With an offense perfect for bad conditions, the Lancers did exactly what Hostrawser … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The Kip Edition

The good news is that I hit on every pick last week, a perfect 7-0. The bad news is that many of my picks went against local teams. So, it was a relatively bad week for the local athletes. The best news, however, is that I was successful … Read More

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Hill Steep For Trojan Football

BOURBON – It was a time of celebration last Friday for the Triton football program. To continue the celebration, Triton will need to come up with one of the bigger wins in recent program history. Triton (3-7) will host LaVille (7-3) in the IHSAA Class 1-A sectional 41 … Read More

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Jackson’s Actions Help Tigers Roar [VIDEO]

WARSAW – The looks of relief likely matched the number of elated looks on the faces of the girls soccer team from Warsaw. After defeating Culver Academy, 2-1, in the Warsaw Girls Soccer Sectional championship, the maximum effort Warsaw put in to hold off the Academy was written … Read More

Late Heroics Lift Tigers In Sectional Opener [VIDEO]

WARSAW – There could not have been a better start to the Plymouth Boys Soccer Sectional than what Culver Academies and Warsaw gave fans Monday night at Kindt Field. A thrilling contest between two of the area’s most competitive programs could not be contained in the regularly slated … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: Rivalry Week Edition

The fall sports season is nearing its end. IHSAA State Finals for girls golf start this weekend, soccer and cross country sectionals start next week, tennis regionals take place next week and football conference races are finally starting to shape up. I usually ramble on for way too … Read More

Rain, Wildcats No Match For Warsaw

WARSAW – Outlined against a blue-gray October sky the Warsaw tennis team was victorious once again. The Tigers completed the run to their third consecutive sectional title in dominating fashion. After waiting nearly two hours for the match to start after rain had passed through the area, Whitko … Read More

Sectional Final Set After Busy Night

WARSAW – The stage is set for the 2014 Warsaw Boys Tennis Sectional Championship. After an evening full of competition between five local schools, the Whitko and Warsaw tennis squads emerged as the two best and will square off Thursday night at Warsaw Community High School. The Tigers … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: Daring Diamond Postseason Picks

We are currently in the thick of sectional week for both baseball and softball and it is madness, games started on Monday for local softball teams and the fields are thinning daily. I debated what to do for my picks this week and have decided to go ahead … Read More