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Fort Wayne to host 2020 Women’s Division I ‘Sweet 16’

The Allen County War Memorial Auditorium will host the 2020 Women’s Division I “Sweet 16,” bringing a major collegiate tournament to Fort Wayne. The NCAA on Tuesday announced where dozens of upcoming tournaments and championship games would take place, awarding northeast Indiana the regional rounds in the highest-level women’s basketball …

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Komets Cruise to Game Two, 3-1, Victory

For the second straight night, the Komets have taken advantage of home ice, but Saturday night’s, 3-1, victory over the Quad City Mallards was a little easier on the heart than Friday’s. The Komets wasted little time taking the lead as Shawn Szydlowski stopped and sent a dazzling pass to Mike …

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Mad Ants Fumble Late Lead, Lose, 110-106, to Red Claws

The Mad Ants with a steady but slight lead throughout most of Tuesday night’s game one matchup with the Maine Red Claws, lost it late in regulation, and could not recover in a gut-wrenching, 110-106, overtime loss. Up seven points at the start of the fourth quarter, missed three pointers derailed Fort …

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Mad Ants Mixed Bag Heading into Playoffs

Three days ago the Pacers sent down Georges Niang to Fort Wayne in what turned into sort of a swap for the Mad Ants. Yesterday, Fort Wayne’s scoring leader Alex Poythress officially signed with the Philadelphia 76ers. “I’m extremely happy and proud of Alex,” Mad Ants head coach Steve Gansey …

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Northrop Sends Six Student Athletes to Next Level

The Northrop Bruins continue to provide college athletes.   Kicker Nick Craighead is heading to Indiana Wesleyan to continue his football career. “The coaches were very welcoming, and it was just like a football program that everybody could dream about,” Craighead said after signing. Teammate Nick Doehrman will be bashing heads at …

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Kershaw, Dodgers edge Cubs, even up NLCS

CHICAGO (AP) – Clayton Kershaw pitched seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a game apiece. Kershaw retired his first 14 batters and allowed just two hits in first outing since …

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Kershaw, Dodgers edge Cubs, even up NLCS

CHICAGO (AP) – Clayton Kershaw pitched seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a game apiece. Kershaw retired his first 14 batters and allowed just two hits in first outing since …

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Colts blow 14 point lead, lose in OT at Houston

HOUSTON (AP) – Nick Novak made a 33-yard field goal in overtime to give the Houston Texans to a 26-23 comeback victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday night. Brock Osweiler threw a 36-yard pass to Jaelen Strong to get Houston to the 12 and Novak’s field goal came two …

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