Penn goes on to win volleyball sectional after defeating LaPorte in semifinal

The LaPorte Slicers’ stellar season came to an end Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, but not before they reached the semifinal of the volleyball sectional at LPHS. The Slicers, who had a winning ... Continue Reading →

Slicers edge Portage, 22-19

The Slicers went to Portage and came home with a 22-19 victory Friday night, Oct. 12, 2018.  These Slicers shared scoring honors:  Jeremiah Ruiz ran 40+ yards for a touchdown ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City dominates Slicers, 52-8

The Wolves had LaPorte’s number all night at Ames Field Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, as they ran over the Slicers 52-8. LaPorte scored its 8 points in the 2nd quarter. Michigan City scored ... Continue Reading →

Slicer volleyball team enters sectional with perfect 14-0 DAC record

Information provided by LPHS The LaPorte Slicers volleyball team (25-3, 14-0 DAC) finished the regular season with a victory over Lake Central in straight sets, 25-18, 25-14, 27-25, ... Continue Reading →

Feel like wetting a line? DNR says fish are biting in LP lakes

From the LaPorte Park and Recreation Department: According to the latest Indiana Department of Natural Resources Fishing Report for the LaPorte area lakes, “Fishing has been ... Continue Reading →

Slicer soccer, tennis, volleyball results from weekend

Boys soccer Carlos Segovia scored the winning goal for the LaPorte boys soccer team in their 1-0 defeat of Mishawaka High School Saturday, Sept. 22, at Kesling Park. Joe Keiley got ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte girls cross country takes 1st at 19-team Culver Invitational; boys take 11th place

Information and photo provided The cool temps sparked some great performances by the Lady Slicers, with 11 girls running season bests times, at the Culver Invitational Saturday, Sept. ... Continue Reading →

Slicers fall to Merrillville, 35-7

The LaPorte Slicers had a trying night on the field at Kiwanis Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, as defense-strong Merrillville came to visit and left with a 35-7 victory. The Pirates came alive ... Continue Reading →

50 years later, LPHS state champs of the court reunite and meet their young counterparts

WNLP photos and story by Bob Wellinski It’s been 50 years since the 1968 LaPorte High School Boys Tennis Team won the school’s first and only IHSAA state tennis title. ... Continue Reading →

Slicers defeat Chesterton, 29-14

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems The LaPorte Slicers earned their first victory of the young football season Friday night, Sept. 7, 2018, with a 29-14 win over Chesterton at Kiwanis Field. LaPorte ... Continue Reading →