After amazing season, Cougars hit Brickie wall in Regional championship

WNLP photos and story by Mike Kellems The New Prairie Cougar football season, deemed “historical” by many and ranked #1 in the state much of the season, hit a brick wall ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Wrestling program seeks donations

Press release submitted LaPorte Wrestling is in need of replacing three wrestling mats. Additionally, we are starting up a girls wrestling program. Our goal is to provide the 150-plus ... Continue Reading →

Tickets on sale now for Friday’s Slicer sectional game

Tickets are on sale in the La Porte High School athletic office for Friday’s sectional football game vs. Valparaiso at Kiwanis Field. The game will begin at 7 p.m. Central time. ... Continue Reading →

Slicers finish regular season with win over Portage

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems It was a reversal of fortunes for football in some respects as the final regular-season games played out Friday night, Oct. 18, 2019. The La Porte ... Continue Reading →

Game was rather uneventful but Homecoming royalty shone at LPHS

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems  The La Porte Slicers suffered their seventh loss of the season at their homecoming game against rival Michigan City Friday night, Oct. 11, ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie gets a big win over Penn, Michigan City victorious, La Porte and South Central lose

Mike’s photos show action from the big New Prairie-Penn game, including a blatant face mask penalty committed by a Kingsman (top photo). WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems Two ... Continue Reading →

Surprise! MLB pitcher drops in on Slicer squad for a little pep talk

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems Many would be surprised to know that even though the high school baseball season is seven months away, the La Porte Slicer program is already ... Continue Reading →

Slicers notch their first win of the season, and first win for Coach Jeremy Lowery

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems After going 1-4 early in the season, the La Porte Slicers’ first win of 2019 was elusive, however the timing for its arrival could ... Continue Reading →

Cougars have a good homecoming; other local teams don’t fare so well

WNLP photos and information by Mike Kellems  Here’s a roundup of local scores from Friday night football Sept. 13, 2019: New Prairie defeated South Bend St. Joe, 55-28 La ... Continue Reading →

Burly Cougars take care of Slicers, 48-14, in opening-night rivalry

WNLP story and LP-NP game shots by Mike Kellems The season opener for football teams in LaPorte County kicked off Friday night, Aug. 23, 2019,  with some explosive play and a whole ... Continue Reading →