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 →

Beechwood opens for season

Golfers can take advantage of the unusual weather as Beechwood Golf Course officially opened for the season Tuesday, March 7. Spring rates are $20 with cart on weekdays and $25 with ... Continue Reading →

Slicer wrestling coach Kuzdas inducted into high school wrestling hall of fame

LaPorte Slicer wrestling head coach Louis Kuzdas has been inducted into the Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Kuzdas, who was inducted Feb. 19, has coached ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte native plays on team with a 69-game winning streak

By Sharon Birlson Kirkham Marcus Krachinski, the grandson of Cary and Sharon Kirkham of LaPorte and former Crichfield Cougar, now attends North Central, a 118-student high school in ... Continue Reading →

Slicer girls are sectional champs in basketball; here’s Feb. 11 regional schedule

Information from LPHS The LaPorte Slicer girls basketball team claimed the sectional championship title for the second year in a row Saturday night, Feb. 4, 2017. In a thriller of ... Continue Reading →

Once a Slicer, always a Slicer: IHSAA honors play-by-play man Chip Jones 

He was a Slicer as a baseball and basketball player, and he remains a Slicer as the WLOI/WCOE play-by-play man for many LaPorte boys and girls games. On Saturday, Feb 4, 2017, Chip ... Continue Reading →