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Nemitz Runs In Regional

LIGONIER – Whitko’s Brigit Nemitz competed Saturday in the West Noble Cross Country Regional. Nemitz finished in 43rd place overall with a time of 21:44. Fort Wayne Carroll won the regional team championship with a team score of 38. Host West Noble finished in fifth place to earn … Read More

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Resilient Wildcats Handle Vikings [VIDEO]

AKRON – For two teams coming into Friday night’s football contest with something to prove, Whitko spent more time proving its point in a 34-16 win at Tippecanoe Valley. Both teams came into the night’s contest limping after lopsided losses last week in statement games. Valley started off … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The ‘Ink Free’ Edition

Ink? We don’t need no stinking ink! Okay, so technically all of my picks articles have been “ink free” but this one is extra ink free since it’s the first picking action to be on our new site. It’s also not called the Ink Free News edition because, … Read More

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Regional Presents New Frontiers

Step one of the state cross country journey is in the books and, for most, a learning curve was established. As the IHSAA cross country regionals loom this Saturday, second chances to improve and ultimately advance in the state tournament are on the course, and with luck, the … Read More

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Whitko Spikers Victorious

GARRETT – The Whitko volleyball team closed out regular-season play with a win Tuesday night. The Wildcats got big performances from several players in defeating host Garrett 25-23, 25-19, 23-25, 25-20. Maddie Gawthrop led the way for the winners with 11 kills and two blocks. Kaitlyn Reed had … Read More

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Whitko’s Nemitz Earns Regional Spot

FORT WAYNE – The Whitko girls cross country program will be represented at the regional this coming Saturday. Brigit Nemitz of the Wildcats earned a regional qualifying spot as an individual with her performance on Saturday at the Fort Wayne Northrop Sectional. Nemitz placed 24th overall in the … Read More

Rochester Clinches Share Of TRC Crown [VIDEO]

ROCHESTER – There was hype surrounding the matchup between Whitko and Rochester all week leading up to Friday night. There was plenty at stake as both team’s stepped on to Barnhart Field with 5-0 marks in the Three Rivers Conference but only one team could leave with bragging … Read More

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Nick’s Picks: The Afternoon Delight Edition

Skyrockets in flight, afternoon delight. I didn’t forget about you, Kosciusko! This week has been very busy and finding time to write out my picks became difficult. But, here they are. All five of our coverage teams have a chance to win this weekend, but am I risky … Read More

Runners Gearing Up For Sectionals

The 2014 IHSAA cross country postseason is here, and runners from all over the state are starting to taper and really worry about those stopwatches. Sectional championships will be on the line Saturday as boys and girls teams will take to the 5,000-meter courses in the official beginning … Read More

Warsaw, Wawasee Hoping For Success At Plymouth

PLYMOUTH – The postseason has arrived for local footballers, no not those footballers. Soccer sectionals start around the state this week and several local teams are hoping to bring home some hardware this year. Most fans will have their attention focused on the Plymouth Sectional as both Warsaw … Read More

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Hughes Hits Milestone In Wildcat Win

SOUTH WHITLEY – Tanner Hughes was huge Friday night for the Whitko football team when it took on North Miami. Whitko’s senior tailback hardly had the best game of his career statistically speaking, but Hughes did hit a milestone that he will remember for the rest of his … 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