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 →

Go, Cubs Grounds Crew, go: LaPortean on team that pulls out the tarp

LaPortean Ben Huff (far left) is pictured as he and fellow members of the Chicago Cubs’ Grounds Crew pull the tarp out on the field during Tuesday night’s (Aug. 28, 2018) ... Continue Reading →

Homewood-Flossmoor nips MC, 33-30, in hard-fought battle

Photos and information by Mike Kellems In what was hopefully a preview of the season ahead, the Michigan City Wolves took on the highly ranked Vikings from Homewood-Flossmoor and battled ... Continue Reading →

Take a look at the newly renovated Beechwood Clubhouse

WNLP photos and story by Bob Wellinski Nearly 50 people gathered to watch Beechwood Golf Pro Kyle Cashmer demonstrate his ability to slice. With little effort, Cashmer sliced ... Continue Reading →

Slicer volleyball, tennis teams chalk up victories

Information submitted The LaPorte Slicers volleyball team (1-0, 0-0) defeated the visiting Plymouth Pilgrims in straight sets, 25-18, 25-18, 25-17, on Aug. 14. Leading the way offensively ... Continue Reading →

200-plus athletes sweat it out to compete in 39th annual LP Triathlon

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems The swim probably felt best on a steamy day as more than 200 competed in the 39th annual LaPorte County Family YMCA Triathlon. Athletes of a wide range of ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Turbos are seeking an assistant coach

The LaPorte Community Turbos Swim Club is seeking an assistant coach. For more information, visit this link: You ... Continue Reading →