Triton Looking To Step Further

BOURBON – Triton’s girls tennis team surprised even themselves last season in their march to the sectional finals of the Bremen Sectional. But feelings of both optimism and skepticism surround the Triton team as spring ushers in a new season. Triton seemed to have all the right pieces … Read More


Zimmerman Not Ready To Sit Idle

BOURBON – Triton’s softball program was stocked full of bright personalities last spring. En route to the finest campaign in program history, the Lady Trojans set records in wins (23) and won its first regional title ever. The offense produced eye-popping statistics up and down the line, the … Read More

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Wawasee, Triton Reload For 2015 Redemption Tour

SYRACUSE – More than 600 people watched Wawasee’s softball offseason motivation begin as Leo celebrated a regional title in Syracuse last June. Most of the Lady Warriors have been counting down to the season on social media and in offseason training ever since, especially when Leo won the … Read More

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Triton Physical Night April 1

BOURBON – The Triton Athletic Department will be hosting its annual athletic physical night on Wednesday, April 1, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The cost of the physicals will be $10 each. The physical night is for Triton students currently in grades 5-11. All student athletes must have a physical … Read More

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IBCA Names Girls Hoops All-State Teams

INDIANAPOLIS – Fifteen seniors and 15 underclass girls basketball players have earned IBCA/Subway “Supreme 15″ All-State honors for 2014-15, it was announced Wednesday (March 11). In a new level of awards, the IBCA also named 30 Large School All-State players (15 seniors, 15 underclass) and 30 Small School … Read More

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Upset City: O-D Knocks Out Triton

BOURBON – Triton boys basketball head coach Jason Groves could barely speak Saturday night following his team’s 38-34 loss to Oregon-Davis in the championship of the Class 1-A Triton Boys Basketball Sectional. He may have said all there needed to be said before the sectional even began. “I … Read More

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Trojans Spreading The Love, Heading To Finals

BOURBON – The team aspect Triton boys basketball coach Jason Groves noted after his team’s opening round win against LaCrosse was even more evident Friday night. Big plays from a handful of Trojans throughout the second half helped Triton to a 47-37 victory over Culver in the Triton … Read More

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Triton Community Schools Enjoy Relaxing After ISTEP Week

By DONNA BURROUGHS, EdS Superintendent, Triton Community School Corporation Students have worked hard all week on ISTEP testing at Triton Community Schools. Students in Teresa Watkins’ classroom enjoy a reprieve after all that hard work by enjoying flashlight Friday during reading time. … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The State Finals Edition

It’s going to be a great weekend for Kosciusko hoops fans. The Tippecanoe Valley Lady Vikings will be playing for a state title and three boys teams are still in the running for sectional titles. This past week was not great for all area hoops fans as we … 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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Triton Basketball Sectional Postponed

BOURBON – Tonight’s two basketball games in the Triton Boys Basketball Sectional have been postponed to tomorrow. Weather conditions in the surrounding area have made travel too treacherous for teams and fans to descend upon The Trojan Trench tonight. The 6:30 p.m. game between Triton and LaCrosse and … Read More

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Ink Free News Team Features Great Guards

Basketball teams at any level of play win a lot of games due to great guard play. The first IFN All-Area boys basketball team would win a lot of games for that reason. The honor squad, chosen by the members of the IFN Sports Staff, features a plethora … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The ‘Swimming, Hoops and Portage Christian’ Edition

Diary entry 2/27/15: Day eight without Twitter. I am beginning to wonder why I gave up the app for Lent. I often find myself confused and lost throughout the day without knowing what Norm Macdonald or Pat McAfee are doing at every waking moment. I find it most … Read More

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Trojans Peaking At The Right Time

BOURBON – Thankfully for the Triton boys basketball team, the sectional is played in March and not December. The Trojans, 4-5 after Christmas break officially ended Jan. 3, have been on a roll ever since. Triton won six of its next seven games, navigating through the Northern State … Read More