What a barn burner! Slicers score on last play to defeat MC, 58-56, on Homecoming night

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) You could hear the cheers emanating from Kiwanis from miles away Friday night, Oct. 6, 2017, as the Slicers and ... Continue Reading →

Slicers lose a heartbreaker, 37-35, to Crown Point

It was an entertaining nail-biter, but in the end Crown Point emerged with a 2-point advantage to defeat the Slicers Sept. 29, 2017, at Crown Point. Scoring was similar all night for ... Continue Reading →

Lucky boy gets bicycle in ongoing “Get Active, Get Fit!” program

The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte awarded its fall “Get Active, Get Fit!” prize recently to Donny, a sixth grader at Kesling Middle School. His prize was a brand ... Continue Reading →

Slicers dominate Lake Central, 56-7

The Slicers were not a kind host at Kiwanis Friday night, Sept. 15, 2017, as they trounced Lake Central, 56-7. Once again the Slicer offense showed amazing depth, tallying 603 rushing ... Continue Reading →

Perfect tribute to Schreib

LaPorte High School paid a touching tribute to iconic baseball coach Ken Schreiber after his death on Sept. 8, 2017, at age 83. For the entire week, the scoreboard at Schreiber Field ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Slicer Coach Ken Schreiber dies at 83; visitation and funeral times announced

Clapping his hands in encouragement in the 3rd base coach’s box, barking at players after a knucklehead error, offering one of his colorful quotes (“Our Lady Of … ) ... Continue Reading →

Slicers edge Chesterton, 20-18, in Friday night football

The LaPorte Slicers bookended with scores in the 1st and 4th quarters at Chesterton Friday night, Sept. 8, scoring once early and twice late to defeat the Trojans, 20-18. Quarterback ... Continue Reading →

Brickies defeat Slicers, 34-23

The Slicer football team is now 1-1 on the season after losing to Hobart, 34-23, at Hobart Friday night, Aug. 25, 2017. Hobart started and ended strong, scoring 14 points in the 1st ... Continue Reading →

Slicers open football season by slaying New Prairie, 41-12

The Slicers’ football season opened with a decisive win over county rival New Prairie Friday night, Aug. 18, at Kiwanis Field. LaPorte defeated the Cougars 41-12. The Slicers scored ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte blanks Riley, 5-0, in boys tennis

The Slicer boys tennis team dominated over South Bend Riley, 5-0, on Aug. 16.  Individual match results:   1 singles: Tristen Poe over Isaac Navarete 6-0, 6-2 2 singles: Abe ... Continue Reading →