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Lady Lancers’ Suffocating Defense Leads To Fifth Straight Win

Grace College’s women’s basketball team improved their winning streak to five games after a suffocating defensive effort lifted the Lancers to a 50-41 win over Mt. Vernon on Saturday afternoon.

Chip Shots: The Big 2-Little 6

The Warsaw Lady Tigers basketball squad is closing out its regular season, heading into its final three games at 11-7 overall and 5-0 in the Northern Lake Conference (NLC).

Warsaw’s Five-Game Winning Streak Snapped By Concord

Coming off of five straight wins, four by single digits, the Warsaw boys basketball team took their talents to Concord on Friday night to take on the defensively stout Minutemen. Despite a fast start, the Tigers were not able to hold on in a 56-45 loss.

Whitko Bests Maconaquah For Sixth Straight Victory

Needing to go perfect the rest of the way in Three Rivers Conference play for a chance to overtake Lewis Cass for the conference crown, the Whitko girls basketball team set their sights on Maconaquah Thursday night, looking for a big win at home. The Lady ‘Cats got just that, …

No. 1 Grace Powers Past USF, Wins 17th Straight Game

The No. 1-ranked Grace men’s basketball team overcame a poor shooting night to dispatch St. Francis 85-64 on Wednesday.

Can Connor Cover? The Detroit Lions Give Hope To Us All

I’m struggling to find my angle this week after a “Super” Wildcard Weekend that featured just one game being determined by one score.

The Penalty Box: What Is “No One Knows”

“Jeopardy!” is the perfect show.

Warsaw Plays “Best 32 Minutes” To Beat Homestead

After spending nearly a week out of action due to the weather of the past few days, the Warsaw girls basketball team returned to action in a big way on Tuesday evening, defeating Homestead 69-48 at the Tiger Den.

Chip Shots: The (College) Kids Are Alright

One of the British invasion bands among the early and mid-1960s, The Who, recorded a song, The Kids Are Alright, the seventh track on the Who’s debut album, My Generation, in 1965.

Whitko Pulls Away In Second Half, Wins 4th In A Row

Coming into Thursday night’s game with 10 wins in their last eleven games, the Whitko girls basketball team looked to keep it rolling against a solid Lakewood Park team that came into the contest with 13 wins. After an extremely competitive first half, the Lady ‘Cats were able to find …

No. 1 Lancers Lock Down Foresters For 16th Straight Win

A stout defensive performance for Grace’s men’s basketball team led the Lancers to an 84-69 win over Huntington on Wednesday.

Can Connor Cover? The Bears Will Always Be The Bears

One thing that has been the same throughout my entire life and will continue to be the same long after I’m gone is that the Bears will always be the Bears.

Warsaw Hits 15 Threes In Win Against Mishawaka

While the Warsaw girls basketball team’s record hasn’t looked fantastic on paper, the tough teams that they have played have geared the team up for conference play and beyond. That was evidenced Wednesday night by the Lady Tigers’ 79-36 thrashing of Mishawaka, Warsaw’s fifth Northern Lakes Conference win in as …

The Penalty Box: Opting Out Of College Bowl Games

I started writing about this a few weeks ago, but stopped typing because other things took precedence.

Lancers Erupt In Second Half To Rout Goshen, Now 15-0

Grace’s men’s basketball team ran its undefeated start to 15 straight thanks to a 108-78 win over Goshen on Saturday.