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 →

Slicer volleyball team launches season with close win

The 2017-2018 LaPorte volleyball season started off with a scare, but the young Slicers pulled off a victory over Plymouth in 5 games — 25-21, 25-22, 15-25, 22-25, 15-12. The ... Continue Reading →

Slicers edge Hammond Clark in boys soccer

The Slicer boys soccer team defeated Hammond Clark 4-3 Monday, Aug. 14, 2017. For LaPorte, Lefteri Fegaras scored 2 goals, Elias Gonzales scored one, and Jorydi Farias scored the ... Continue Reading →

Slicer girls golfers take 1st at triangular match

The LaPorte High School girls golf team defeated Plymouth and Logansport at a match in Plymouth on Aug. 10, 2017. LaPorte finished with a score of 188, followed by Plymouth with 227 ... Continue Reading →

First major development for NewPorte Landing: Dunes Event Center sports complex

A 50,000-square-foot sports complex that will focus on youth and adult volleyball will be built in NewPorte Landing. The Dunes Event Center will be designed to draw teams and spectators ... Continue Reading →

Scores of athletes, ages teens to 90s, conquer LaPorte Triathlon

Photos by Mike Kellems (click to enlarge) More than 200 athletes — ranging in age from teens to 90s (!) — flocked to LaPorte from several states (as well as Indiana) ... Continue Reading →

District 11, 15-16 fast-pitch team wins Little League Central Regional

Photo and information provided The South Bend District 11 fast-pitch softball team won its 13th Central Regional Championship in 16 years the weekend of July 22, 2017, ... Continue Reading →

Slicer Passes for upcoming school year are available starting July 24

The LaPorte High School Athletic Department will begin selling 2017-18 Slicer Passes beginning Monday, July 24, at the high school. The Slicer Pass allows for admittance to all home ... Continue Reading →

Permanent memorial to Jake West, forever a Slicer, unveiled at Kiwanis Field

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Family, friends, school officials and community members gathered Tuesday evening, July 11, 2017, to witness the unveiling of a ... Continue Reading →

Legion Riders are Walt Thode Classic champs

Photos and information provided (click photos to enlarge) The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department held the 40th annual Walt Thode Baseball Classic Tournament on Saturday, June ... Continue Reading →