LPHS girls track team takes Sectional title for 2nd year in a row

Information and photo provided The LaPorte High School girls track and field team won its second Sectional championship in a row. At the Chesterton Sectional on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, ... Continue Reading →

No physicals available at LPHS this year; here are alternatives

Information from LPHS Athletic Office LaPorte High School will not be able to provide physicals at the high school as has been done in previous years. Athletes and their parents are ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Crush 11U takes 1st in tournament

Photo and information provided The LaPorte Crush 11U placed first in the 2017 ETS Sports BPA Spring Classic Tournament, held at Newton Park April 22-25. Row 1: Tyler Gault, Tyler ... Continue Reading →

Remembering a local mentor, teacher, coach and true gentleman: Blaine Gamble

EDITOR’S NOTE: Blaine Gamble, who died April 17, 2017, was a teacher, coach and sports correspondent — and so much more. After his employment years he continued to mentor athletes ... Continue Reading →

LPHS alum Stuart West does well in Boston Marathon

Former LaPorte High School running standout Stuart West represented his hometown proudly in the 2017 Boston Marathon April 17. West, a 2011 LPHS graduate, finished with a time of ... Continue Reading →

Slicers now 6-1 on season after winning Mueller Baseball Classic

Information provided The LaPorte Slicers erupted for 14 runs on 15 hits to cruise past Highland, 14-3, in the final game of the Dr. Mueller Baseball Classic April 8, 2017, at Schreiber ... Continue Reading →

Slicer great Bob Strieter to be inducted into Indiana Football Hall of Fame May 7

Photos and information provided Former LaPorte Slicer and Canadian Football League player and Slicer Coach Bob Strieter is being inducted into the Indiana Football Hall of Fame. ... Continue Reading →

La Lumiere’s Bowen selected as Gatorade’s Indiana Player of Year

Photo and information provided In its 32nd year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, the Gatorade Co. has announced that Brian Bowen of La Lumiere School is its 2016-17 ... Continue Reading →

Strieter named to DAC All-Conference team in basketball

LaPorte’s Owen Strieter has been named to the Duneland Athletic Conference 2016-17 All-Conference boys basketball team. Michigan City’s JaRonde Boyd was also named DAC All-Conference. The ... Continue Reading →

2 NPHS athletes will continue their sports in college

Two New Prairie High School students recently signed with colleges to continue their sports careers. Morgan Powell will continue her volleyball career as a Titan with Indiana University ... Continue Reading →