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  • Braxston Cave signs with Washington

    Braxston Cave signs with Washington

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    Former Penn high school offensive lineman Braxston Cave has signed an NFL contract with the Washington Redskins.More >>
    Former Penn high school offensive lineman Braxston Cave has signed an NFL contract with the Washington Redskins.
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  • The end is near: ND vs. Michigan prepare for potential final meeting

    The end is near: ND vs. Michigan prepare for potential final meeting

    The series started in 1887 and has blossomed into one of the greatest rivalries in college football. However, this weekend will be the last time Notre Dame and Michigan play one another for the foreseeable future.More >>
    The series started in 1887 and has blossomed into one of the greatest rivalries in college football. However, this weekend will be the last time Notre Dame and Michigan play one another for the foreseeable future.More >>
  • Coleman carrying Hoosiers

    Coleman carrying Hoosiers

    Indiana's bread and butter the last few seasons has been their passing attack, but this year it looks like the Hoosiers will be better on the ground.More >>
    Indiana's bread and butter the last few seasons has been their passing attack, but this year it looks like the Hoosiers will be better on the ground.More >>
  • Notre Dame's special special teams

    Notre Dame's special special teams

    Electric. Golden. Heisman. Those were all words used to describe Everett Golson's five touchdown performance against Rice in Notre Dame's 48-17 win. However, lost in the headlines was how well the Notre Dame special teams played.More >>
    Electric. Golden. Heisman. Those were all words used to describe Everett Golson's five touchdown performance against Rice in Notre Dame's 48-17 win. However, lost in the headlines was how well the Notre Dame special teams played. More >>
  • Golson "electric" as ND beats Rice 48-17

    Golson "electric" as ND beats Rice 48-17

    Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly singled out one word in his post game press conference to describe the performance of Everett Golson, who accounted for 5 total touchdowns in #17 ND's 48-17 win over Rice; "electric."More >>
    Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly singled out one word in his post game press conference to describe the performance of Everett Golson, who accounted for 5 total touchdowns in #17 ND's 48-17 win over Rice; "electric."More >>
  • Vikings huddle together to support teammate

    Vikings huddle together to support teammate

  • Lakeshore and St. Joe win high school football openers

    Lakeshore and St. Joe win high school football openers

     Lakeshore beat BC Central 2-0 while St. Joseph rolled over Kalamazoo Central 48-7 on the opening night of Michigan high school football.

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     Lakeshore beat BC Central 2-0 while St. Joseph rolled over Kalamazoo Central 48-7 on the opening night of Michigan high school football.

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  • Memorial remembering Zach Talley

    Memorial remembering Zach Talley

     The Elkhart Memorial Football team is supporting the family of Zach Talley this weekend.  The 15 year old died after a degenerative muscle disease Saturday.  The Chargers will all wear orange


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     The Elkhart Memorial Football team is supporting the family of Zach Talley this weekend.  The 15 year old died after a degenerative muscle disease Saturday.  The Chargers will all wear orange



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  • Coach Kelly looking for closure with academic investigation

    Coach Kelly looking for closure with academic investigation

     A 5th football player is being investigated for academic fraud.  Backup safety Eilar Hardy is a senior who won't be able to practice or play.  One more distraction hanging over the program and the coach.


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     A 5th football player is being investigated for academic fraud.  Backup safety Eilar Hardy is a senior who won't be able to practice or play.  One more distraction hanging over the program and the coach.



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  • Tony Stewart comes back this Sunday

    Tony Stewart comes back this Sunday

    Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. The three-time NASCAR champion has not raced since Aug. 9, when he hit Kevin Ward Jr. at a sprint car event in upstate New York. Stewart missed races at Michigan and Bristol Motor Speedway and has been in seclusion since Ward's death. He returns to his No. 14 Chevrolet at Atlanta ranked 26th in the Spri...More >>
    Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. The three-time NASCAR champion has not raced since Aug. 9, when he hit Kevin Ward Jr. at a sprint car event in upstate New York. Stewart missed races at Michigan and Bristol Motor Speedway and has been in seclusion since Ward's death. He returns to his No. 14 Chevrolet at Atlanta ranked 26th in the Spri...More >>
  • Niles wants to keep building program

    Niles wants to keep building program

     Most of the Michigan high school football teams open up the season Thursday.  Niles will be on the road trying to get this season off on the right foot.


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     Most of the Michigan high school football teams open up the season Thursday.  Niles will be on the road trying to get this season off on the right foot.



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  • Notre Dame getting ready for home opener

    Notre Dame getting ready for home opener

      It's game week for the Notre Dame football team.  The Irish host Rice Saturday on the new turf.  There have been some distractions this month, but they haven't curbed any of the enthusiasm of starting a new year.


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      It's game week for the Notre Dame football team.  The Irish host Rice Saturday on the new turf.  There have been some distractions this month, but they haven't curbed any of the enthusiasm of starting a new year.



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  • Skylar Diggins named WNBA's Most Improved Player

    Skylar Diggins named WNBA's Most Improved Player

    Former South Bend Washington and Notre Dame star Skylar Diggins is the WNBA's Most Improved Player of the Year. The league announced Wednesday that the Tulsa Shock guard received 29 of a possible 38 votes from a panel of national and local sports writers and broadcasters. She was the #3 overall pick in 2013 and averaged 8.5 points as a rookie. Her scoring average jumped to 20.1 this season, second-best in the league. She also averaged 5.0 assists, fourth in the league, and improved her field...More >>
    Former South Bend Washington and Notre Dame star Skylar Diggins is the WNBA's Most Improved Player of the Year. The league announced Wednesday that the Tulsa Shock guard received 29 of a possible 38 votes from a panel of national and local sports writers and broadcasters. She was the #3 overall pick in 2013 and averaged 8.5 points as a rookie. Her scoring average jumped to 20.1 this season, second-best in the league. She also averaged 5.0 assists, fourth in the league, and improved her field...More >>
  • Tyler Roahrig learns to walk before he runs

    Tyler Roahrig learns to walk before he runs

     Tyler Roahrig had an accident in practice at Anderson Speedway in April.  Doctors told him he wouldn't be able to walk until August.  Tuesday at his shop in Inwood, FOX 28 talked to him and saw the progress that he had made during the summer.  He hasn't been able to race, but the wreck hasn't taken away any of his enthusiasm or love for racing.

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     Tyler Roahrig had an accident in practice at Anderson Speedway in April.  Doctors told him he wouldn't be able to walk until August.  Tuesday at his shop in Inwood, FOX 28 talked to him and saw the progress that he had made during the summer.  He hasn't been able to race, but the wreck hasn't taken away any of his enthusiasm or love for racing.

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  • Tyler Roahrig walking before he can run

    Tyler Roahrig walking before he can run

     On April 25th, Tyler Roahrig had an accident no racer wants to experience.  We talked to him on May 7th when he was in the hospital and he told us he wouldn't be racing this year and he likely wouldn't be able to walk until August.  Tuesday he talked about the journey of getting back on his feet.  It's been a long summer not being able to race, but it hasn't taken away his love for being at the track or his desire to run in the future. 



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     On April 25th, Tyler Roahrig had an accident no racer wants to experience.  We talked to him on May 7th when he was in the hospital and he told us he wouldn't be racing this year and he likely wouldn't be able to walk until August.  Tuesday he talked about the journey of getting back on his feet.  It's been a long summer not being able to race, but it hasn't taken away his love for being at the track or his desire to run in the future. 




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  • High School Volleyball outdoors

    High School Volleyball outdoors

     FOX 28 has learned that a week from this Friday at 5:00, the Riley volleyball team will not only play at Dowagiac, but they'll play outdoors.  Nobody has heard of an official varsity match being played outdoors in this area.  It will be in the parking lot prior to the Chieftans football game.  That's September 5th.


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     FOX 28 has learned that a week from this Friday at 5:00, the Riley volleyball team will not only play at Dowagiac, but they'll play outdoors.  Nobody has heard of an official varsity match being played outdoors in this area.  It will be in the parking lot prior to the Chieftans football game.  That's September 5th.



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  • Katy Harris on "Big Break Myrtle Beach"

    Katy Harris on "Big Break Myrtle Beach"

    Former South Bend Clay golfer Katy Harris is taking her game to National TV. She's going to be on "Big Break Myrtle Beach". The 35 year old mother of 2 who now lives in Humble, TX will be the oldest of 12 competitors by 6 years. There will be 6 men and 6 women competing for cash prizes of over $180,000. It was filmed in June, but will air from October 7th until December 16th every Tuesday night at 9:00 on the Golf Channel. Harris' maiden name is Katy Wilkinson. She's been on the FOX 28 Golf C...More >>
    Former South Bend Clay golfer Katy Harris is taking her game to National TV. She's going to be on "Big Break Myrtle Beach". The 35 year old mother of 2 who now lives in Humble, TX will be the oldest of 12 competitors by 6 years. There will be 6 men and 6 women competing for cash prizes of over $180,000. It was filmed in June, but will air from October 7th until December 16th every Tuesday night at 9:00 on the Golf Channel. Harris' maiden name is Katy Wilkinson. She's been on the FOX 28 Golf C...More >>
  • South Bend's Velazquez named MWL prospect of the year

    South Bend's Velazquez named MWL prospect of the year

    After breaking the minor league on-base streak record in July, it's not really a surprise that South Bend shortstop Andrew Velazquez was named the Midwest League Prospect of the Year.More >>
    After breaking the minor league on-base streak record in July, it's not really a surprise that South Bend shortstop Andrew Velazquez was named the Midwest League Prospect of the Year.More >>
  • Edwardsburg Eddies ready to move on

    Edwardsburg Eddies ready to move on

    The Edwardsburg football team went undefeated in the regular season last year, only to see their great run end early in the first round of the playoffs.More >>
    The Edwardsburg football team went undefeated in the regular season last year, only to see their great run end early in the first round of the playoffs.More >>
  • Sheldon Day's best days are coming at ND

    Sheldon Day's best days are coming at ND

     Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly expects Sheldon Day to be not only the best defensive lineman on this year's team, but also one of the best overall players for the Fighting Irish.

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     Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly expects Sheldon Day to be not only the best defensive lineman on this year's team, but also one of the best overall players for the Fighting Irish.

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  • ND coaching have big expectations for Koyack

    ND coaching have big expectations for Koyack

     The Notre Dame quarterback has the history, but recently the tight end has become the premier position for the Fighting Irish. This year, Ben Koyack will start at TE for Notre Dame, and his coaches are expecting a big year from him.

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     The Notre Dame quarterback has the history, but recently the tight end has become the premier position for the Fighting Irish. This year, Ben Koyack will start at TE for Notre Dame, and his coaches are expecting a big year from him.

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  • Andrews thrilled to get 1st win at NorthWood

    Andrews thrilled to get 1st win at NorthWood

     Nate Andrews, the son of legendary NorthWood coach Jim Andrews, picked up his first win of his coaching career Friday night. The new Panthers head coach was thrilled to started the season off on a good note.

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     Nate Andrews, the son of legendary NorthWood coach Jim Andrews, picked up his first win of his coaching career Friday night. The new Panthers head coach was thrilled to started the season off on a good note.

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  • 8/22/14 Highlight Of The Night

    8/22/14 Highlight Of The Night

     At number 3:  JOHN GLENN'S ZAC COMBES RETURNS THE PUNT FOR THE TOUCHDOWN
    At number 2:  Tim Pletcher, the senior, takes it 85 yards to put the Kingsmen up 7-0.
    And at number 1:  Yes...Christian Campbell with the Catch!


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     At number 3:  JOHN GLENN'S ZAC COMBES RETURNS THE PUNT FOR THE TOUCHDOWN
    At number 2:  Tim Pletcher, the senior, takes it 85 yards to put the Kingsmen up 7-0.
    And at number 1:  Yes...Christian Campbell with the Catch!



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  • Memorial and St. Joe win Volleyball Showdowns

    Memorial and St. Joe win Volleyball Showdowns

     Elkhart Memorial came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat mighty Marian 3-2 in the season opener Thursday night.  St. Joe beat Central 2-0 in the championship of the South Bend Invitational winning 25-14 in the final game.

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     Elkhart Memorial came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat mighty Marian 3-2 in the season opener Thursday night.  St. Joe beat Central 2-0 in the championship of the South Bend Invitational winning 25-14 in the final game.

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  • LaPorte has respect for New Prairie Football

    LaPorte has respect for New Prairie Football

     LaPorte lost at New Prairie 48-7 last year.  On the field will be 2 coaches with 72 years of head coaching experience.  The Slicers are hoping to be much better than their 1-9 record a year ago.


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     LaPorte lost at New Prairie 48-7 last year.  On the field will be 2 coaches with 72 years of head coaching experience.  The Slicers are hoping to be much better than their 1-9 record a year ago.



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  • Brindza wants the pressure for Notre Dame

    Brindza wants the pressure for Notre Dame

     Notre Dame opens the season in just 9 days.  The Irish could be in some very close games this year.  That means the kicking game will be heavily counted on for points and field position.  The guy they're leaning on is Kyle Brindza.  He'll be a candidate for the Lou Groza Award and could make a lot of money in the pros if things work out right.  All  he's concerned with for now is helping his team win games.


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     Notre Dame opens the season in just 9 days.  The Irish could be in some very close games this year.  That means the kicking game will be heavily counted on for points and field position.  The guy they're leaning on is Kyle Brindza.  He'll be a candidate for the Lou Groza Award and could make a lot of money in the pros if things work out right.  All  he's concerned with for now is helping his team win games.



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  • Devin Cannady chooses Princeton

    Devin Cannady chooses Princeton

      Mishawaka Marian's Devin Cannady announced via Twitter that he has verbally committed to Princeton to play college basketball.  Cannady is also the quarterback for the Knights football team.


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      Mishawaka Marian's Devin Cannady announced via Twitter that he has verbally committed to Princeton to play college basketball.  Cannady is also the quarterback for the Knights football team.



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  • Marian beats Northridge soccer girls

    Marian beats Northridge soccer girls

     A pair of top 20 Indiana High School Soccer teams were going at it Wednesday at Northridge.
    Mishawaka Marian got off to a hot start as Senior Denise Veldman scores this beautiful goal from about 20 yards out.  The goalie just didn't have a chance.  So leading 1-0 late in the first half.  Veldman is at the right place at the right time.  She may not get an easier goal this season.  The Knights led 2-0 and went on to win 3-2.


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     A pair of top 20 Indiana High School Soccer teams were going at it Wednesday at Northridge.
    Mishawaka Marian got off to a hot start as Senior Denise Veldman scores this beautiful goal from about 20 yards out.  The goalie just didn't have a chance.  So leading 1-0 late in the first half.  Veldman is at the right place at the right time.  She may not get an easier goal this season.  The Knights led 2-0 and went on to win 3-2.



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  • Golson fights back for the Fighting Irish

    Golson fights back for the Fighting Irish

  • Notre Dame Players express their school pride during Media Day 2014

    Notre Dame Players express their school pride during Media Day 2014

    It was a strange dynamic at the annual media day at Notre Dame. Just four days after Notre Dame announced they are investigating four players for academic fraud players were out in full strength to show off their school pride.More >>
    It was a strange dynamic at the annual media day at Notre Dame. Just four days after Notre Dame announced they are investigating four players for academic fraud players were out in full strength to show off their school pride.
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  • Notre Dame Media Day sees Fighting Irish optimistic

    Notre Dame Media Day sees Fighting Irish optimistic

      Notre Dame finished 9-4 last year, and although they lost some key players, they were excited coming off a win a the Pinstripe Bowl.  That enthusiasm seems to be tempered by most, but the coaches and players have no other choice but to push forward and think this is going to be a great year.


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      Notre Dame finished 9-4 last year, and although they lost some key players, they were excited coming off a win a the Pinstripe Bowl.  That enthusiasm seems to be tempered by most, but the coaches and players have no other choice but to push forward and think this is going to be a great year.



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  • Memorial prepares for Central and Mangy Lion

    Memorial prepares for Central and Mangy Lion

     The battle for the Mangy Lion is Friday at Memorial.  The Blazers won the game last year but had an illegal player and had to forfeit the contest.  The Chargers are hoping to win it fair and square in the season opener.


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     The battle for the Mangy Lion is Friday at Memorial.  The Blazers won the game last year but had an illegal player and had to forfeit the contest.  The Chargers are hoping to win it fair and square in the season opener.



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  • Riley and Glenn optimistic for 2014 football season

    Riley and Glenn optimistic for 2014 football season

     John Glenn is coming off back to back losing seasons.  The Falcons open the season at home Friday against North Judson. This is Glenn's last season in the NSC before moving to the NIC next year.  Time for our FOX 28 two a-days.  South Bend Riley hosts Boone Grove Friday night.  The Wildcats are optimistic after a 5-5 record in 2013.  The Cats haven't had a winning season since 1997.



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     John Glenn is coming off back to back losing seasons.  The Falcons open the season at home Friday against North Judson. This is Glenn's last season in the NSC before moving to the NIC next year.  Time for our FOX 28 two a-days.  South Bend Riley hosts Boone Grove Friday night.  The Wildcats are optimistic after a 5-5 record in 2013.  The Cats haven't had a winning season since 1997.




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  • Notre Dame veteran x-country coach not retained

    Notre Dame veteran x-country coach not retained

     FOX 28 has learned that after coaching the Notre Dame track and X-Country teams for 26 seasons, Tim Connelly is no longer a coach for the Fighting Irish.  Notre Dame Sports Information Director John Heisler told FOX 28 Monday that after Joe Piane retired, the new coach had the ability to hire a new staff and Connelly was not part of that plan.  Piane retired after 39 years of coaching at ND earlier this summer.  Alan Turner was named July 18th as his replacement.More >>
     FOX 28 has learned that after coaching the Notre Dame track and X-Country teams for 26 seasons, Tim Connelly is no longer a coach for the Fighting Irish.  Notre Dame Sports Information Director John Heisler told FOX 28 Monday that after Joe Piane retired, the new coach had the ability to hire a new staff and Connelly was not part of that plan.  Piane retired after 39 years of coaching at ND earlier this summer.  Alan Turner was named July 18th as his replacement.
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  • ND's Brey accepts ALC Ice Bucket Challenge

    ND's Brey accepts ALC Ice Bucket Challenge

     Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey accepted the A-L-S Ice bucket challenge Monday.  Notre Dame sophomore Demetrius Jackson was on hand to do the honors.


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     Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey accepted the A-L-S Ice bucket challenge Monday.  Notre Dame sophomore Demetrius Jackson was on hand to do the honors.



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  • Former ND captain Martin succeeding in Europe

    Former ND captain Martin succeeding in Europe

     Former Notre Dame star Scott Martin was in Michiana Saturday to help with Robbie Hummel's basketball camp. The former Fighting Irish team captain said he's resigned with a team in England and is excited to embark on his second year in the pros.

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     Former Notre Dame star Scott Martin was in Michiana Saturday to help with Robbie Hummel's basketball camp. The former Fighting Irish team captain said he's resigned with a team in England and is excited to embark on his second year in the pros.

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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: Elkhart Central & Lakeshore

    Sports Extra two-a-days: Elkhart Central & Lakeshore

     FOX28 Sports Extra starts this Friday, August 22nd, but that means there's still time for some practice. Sports Extra Two-A-Days continue with previews of Elkhart Central and Stephensville-Lakeshore.

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     FOX28 Sports Extra starts this Friday, August 22nd, but that means there's still time for some practice. Sports Extra Two-A-Days continue with previews of Elkhart Central and Stephensville-Lakeshore.

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  • Purdue star Hummel holds local kids camp

    Purdue star Hummel holds local kids camp

     Former Purdue star Robbie Hummel was in Plymouth to hold a kids basketball camp Saturday. The current Minnesota Timberwolves forward even brought along some of his friends including former Boilermakers teammate DJ Byrd and former Notre Dame forward Scott Martin.

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     Former Purdue star Robbie Hummel was in Plymouth to hold a kids basketball camp Saturday. The current Minnesota Timberwolves forward even brought along some of his friends including former Boilermakers teammate DJ Byrd and former Notre Dame forward Scott Martin.

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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: Goshen & Wawasee

    Sports Extra two-a-days: Goshen & Wawasee

     Sports Extra kicks-off on August 22nd and each day leading into the season FOX28 will try and bring you two new previews of area football teams as they prepare for the 2014 season. Goshen and Wawasee are teams going into the year looking to adapt to new coaching styles.

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     Sports Extra kicks-off on August 22nd and each day leading into the season FOX28 will try and bring you two new previews of area football teams as they prepare for the 2014 season. Goshen and Wawasee are teams going into the year looking to adapt to new coaching styles.

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  • High School scrimmages get teams ready for next week

    High School scrimmages get teams ready for next week

     Penn had to play against their own team Friday in the scrimmage because Carmel canceled their trip up north.  Other practices we covered were Mishawaka at Concord, Wawasee at Marian, Memorial at St. Joe, Central at NorthWood and Rochester at Jimtown.

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     Penn had to play against their own team Friday in the scrimmage because Carmel canceled their trip up north.  Other practices we covered were Mishawaka at Concord, Wawasee at Marian, Memorial at St. Joe, Central at NorthWood and Rochester at Jimtown.

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  • Mo Scott resigns to coach his family

    Mo Scott resigns to coach his family

    SB Washington's Maurice Scott called me today.  He's resigned as the Panthers girls coach so he can spend more time developing young players and help coach his daughter Skylar Diggins.  He says it's a good time and he's looking forward to being able to watch his son play at Riley.



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    SB Washington's Maurice Scott called me today.  He's resigned as the Panthers girls coach so he can spend more time developing young players and help coach his daughter Skylar Diggins.  He says it's a good time and he's looking forward to being able to watch his son play at Riley.




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  • Everett Golson named starting quarterback at Notre Dame

    Everett Golson named starting quarterback at Notre Dame

      The last time Everett started a college football game.  It was the National Championship.   Those of us who watched practice saw the pecking order was pretty clear.  Golson was 1 and Sophomore Malik Zaire is a solid 2.  Coach said when he told Malik he got the answer he wanted to hear.  "He wasn't happy."  Golson said when it's Malik's time, "he will shine" 

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      The last time Everett started a college football game.  It was the National Championship.   Those of us who watched practice saw the pecking order was pretty clear.  Golson was 1 and Sophomore Malik Zaire is a solid 2.  Coach said when he told Malik he got the answer he wanted to hear.  "He wasn't happy."  Golson said when it's Malik's time, "he will shine" 


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  • Drivers talk about challenges of a winged sprint car

    Drivers talk about challenges of a winged sprint car

     None of us know what Kevin Ward Jr. was thinking in his final moments.  We have no idea what was going through Tony Stewart's mind.  In the social media age, everyone seems to have a strong opinion.  It's a tragedy that I'm not trying to solve or defend.  But I do hope to shed more light on the type of car that was involved in this terrible tragedy.



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  • Howstrawser upping expectations in year two at LaVille

    Howstrawser upping expectations in year two at LaVille

    Our FOX28 Two-A-Days Continue tonight with LaVille. The Lancers are entering their second year under coach Will Howstrawser. After finishing a respectable 5 and 5 last year, the team is expecting an even stronger season in 2014.

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    Our FOX28 Two-A-Days Continue tonight with LaVille. The Lancers are entering their second year under coach Will Howstrawser. After finishing a respectable 5 and 5 last year, the team is expecting an even stronger season in 2014.

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  • South Bend District 11 All-Stars back in town

    South Bend District 11 All-Stars back in town

    Michiana's world champs are back in town!

    South Bend's District 11 All-Star Softball team won the Senior League World Series Title again this year and traveled home from Delaware Monday morning.

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    Michiana's world champs are back in town!

    South Bend's District 11 All-Star Softball team won the Senior League World Series Title again this year and traveled home from Delaware Monday morning.

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  • Lakeshore football starts a new era with Bryan Keim

    Lakeshore football starts a new era with Bryan Keim

     Michigan high schools were able to practice for the first time today.  And it was a new era at Lakeshore.  Bryan Keim was the defensive coordinator who replaced Denny Dock who retired after 26 years leading the Lancers.  FOX 28's Adam Shear was at practice to see how the first day went.


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     Michigan high schools were able to practice for the first time today.  And it was a new era at Lakeshore.  Bryan Keim was the defensive coordinator who replaced Denny Dock who retired after 26 years leading the Lancers.  FOX 28's Adam Shear was at practice to see how the first day went.



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  • Penn hopes to improve with key players back

    Penn hopes to improve with key players back

     Penn was 12-1 last year, lost to Carmel in the Semi-State.  They also lost quarterback Zach Oakley to graduation.  He's now at Central Michigan.  The Kingsmen will host Carmel in a scrimmage Friday and then open up at home with Valpo on August 22nd.


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     Penn was 12-1 last year, lost to Carmel in the Semi-State.  They also lost quarterback Zach Oakley to graduation.  He's now at Central Michigan.  The Kingsmen will host Carmel in a scrimmage Friday and then open up at home with Valpo on August 22nd.



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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: Northridge and Jimtown

    Sports Extra two-a-days: Northridge and Jimtown

     The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of Northridge and Jimtown who are both in a quest to break some rough streaks. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.
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     The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of Northridge and Jimtown who are both in a quest to break some rough streaks. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.

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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: New Prairie & Elkhart Memorial

    Sports Extra two-a-days: New Prairie & Elkhart Memorial

    The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of New Prairie and Elkhart Memorial. Both team head into 2014 with heavy hearts after both of their communities suffered tragic losses in the last 8 months. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.
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    The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of New Prairie and Elkhart Memorial. Both team head into 2014 with heavy hearts after both of their communities suffered tragic losses in the last 8 months. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.

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  • Notre Dame comes back to campus to finish camp

    Notre Dame comes back to campus to finish camp

    After five days of training camp, Notre Dame is back on campus to get ready for their regular season kick-off against Rice on August 31st. There are plenty of hot topics surrounding the Irish this year, including the competition for the starting running back job and the emergence of Berrien Springs linebacker Jhonny Williams.

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    After five days of training camp, Notre Dame is back on campus to get ready for their regular season kick-off against Rice on August 31st. There are plenty of hot topics surrounding the Irish this year, including the competition for the starting running back job and the emergence of Berrien Springs linebacker Jhonny Williams.

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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: Plymouth and Bremen

    Sports Extra two-a-days: Plymouth and Bremen

    The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of Plymouth and Bremen. The Pilgrims head into 2014 looking for their first sectional title in 13 years and the Lions are trying to repeat as sectional champs. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.More >>
    The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-days series continues with previews of Plymouth and Bremen. The Pilgrims head into 2014 looking for their first sectional title in 13 years and the Lions are trying to repeat as sectional champs. Tune into FOX28 on August 22nd for the first episode of Sports Extra of the 2014 football season.More >>
  • Penn star Geist transferring

    Penn star Geist transferring

     Penn star point guard Jordan Geist is on the move to another in-state powerhouse.

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     Penn star point guard Jordan Geist is on the move to another in-state powerhouse.

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  • Silver Hawks still struggling

    Silver Hawks still struggling

    The Silver Hawks blew an opportunity to get a win Friday night against Great Lakes. This is the six time in ten games the Benders have lost.

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    The Silver Hawks blew an opportunity to get a win Friday night against Great Lakes. This is the six time in ten games the Benders have lost.

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  • Sports Extra Two-A-Days: South Bend Clay & Washington

    Sports Extra Two-A-Days: South Bend Clay & Washington

     The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-day series continues with previews of Washington and Clay. Both teams only won one game a piece in 2013, but expect much better seasons this year. Make sure to tune in to Sports Extra August 22nd where Dean and Adam will have all the high school high lights.

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     The FOX28 Sports Extra two-a-day series continues with previews of Washington and Clay. Both teams only won one game a piece in 2013, but expect much better seasons this year. Make sure to tune in to Sports Extra August 22nd where Dean and Adam will have all the high school high lights.

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  • Is Indiana changing the high school tournament again?

    Is Indiana changing the high school tournament again?

     The IHSAA listened to a new proposal that could potentially change the current format of the basketball tournament.

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     The IHSAA listened to a new proposal that could potentially change the current format of the basketball tournament.

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  • Silver Hawks get needed win

    Silver Hawks get needed win

     After losing four of six on the road, the Silver Hawks returned to home to get a needed win.

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     After losing four of six on the road, the Silver Hawks returned to home to get a needed win.

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  • Sports Extra two-a-days: Marian and Mishawaka

    Sports Extra two-a-days: Marian and Mishawaka

    Adam previews the upcoming football seasons for Marian and Mishawaka. With Sports Extra kicking off on August 22nd, the FOX28 sports team is bringing you two previews every day leading up to the football season as part of the Sports Extra two-a-days series.

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    Adam previews the upcoming football seasons for Marian and Mishawaka. With Sports Extra kicking off on August 22nd, the FOX28 sports team is bringing you two previews every day leading up to the football season as part of the Sports Extra two-a-days series.

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  • NorthWood ready for a new era with Nate Andrews

    NorthWood ready for a new era with Nate Andrews

     NorthWood is starting a new era with a familiar face.  Nate Andrews played for the Panthers under his dad, the legend Jim Andrews.  He warns fans to be patient. But it seems like the right people are getting on board already.   Nate said, "I can't guarantee you how many games we're going to win. I can't guarantee that.  What we are going to do is we're going to make our community proud.  We're going to strive to make our community proud".


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     NorthWood is starting a new era with a familiar face.  Nate Andrews played for the Panthers under his dad, the legend Jim Andrews.  He warns fans to be patient. But it seems like the right people are getting on board already.   Nate said, "I can't guarantee you how many games we're going to win. I can't guarantee that.  What we are going to do is we're going to make our community proud.  We're going to strive to make our community proud".



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  • Concord hopes to continue the football tradition

    Concord hopes to continue the football tradition

      Concord has a lot of reasons to be optimistic this year.  When we kick off highlights on August 22nd of the FOX 28 Sports EXTRA, we'll be watching to see if these kids are "Minuteman good".  They've been to back to back semi-states, so the expectations are high from senior class to senior class.


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      Concord has a lot of reasons to be optimistic this year.  When we kick off highlights on August 22nd of the FOX 28 Sports EXTRA, we'll be watching to see if these kids are "Minuteman good".  They've been to back to back semi-states, so the expectations are high from senior class to senior class.



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  • KeiVarae Russell is stronger and more confident

    KeiVarae Russell is stronger and more confident

     The Notre Dame football team had day 2 of camp today at the Culver Academies.  The Irish will be leaning on defensive back KeVarae Russell this year.  Not a bad idea, especially seeing that he has bulked up quite a bit.  KeiVarae said, "I feel so much stronger. You watch when we get pads on, it's so slippery to hit guys, They sittin there talkin about cover 2 and he's there slippin on me, But once we get pads on you're gonna see how much stronger I am" 


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     The Notre Dame football team had day 2 of camp today at the Culver Academies.  The Irish will be leaning on defensive back KeVarae Russell this year.  Not a bad idea, especially seeing that he has bulked up quite a bit.  KeiVarae said, "I feel so much stronger. You watch when we get pads on, it's so slippery to hit guys, They sittin there talkin about cover 2 and he's there slippin on me, But once we get pads on you're gonna see how much stronger I am" 


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  • Notre Dame and Golsen open camp at Culver

    Notre Dame and Golsen open camp at Culver

       Although he hasn't officially been named, Everett Golson took all of the first team reps Monday.   It was the first day of Fall Camp and the Irish are practicing the first week at Culver Academies.  Golson said, "I'm ready.  I'm ready to go.  My summer.  We talked about my summer was pretty good.  Trying to get back in and win this thing." 

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       Although he hasn't officially been named, Everett Golson took all of the first team reps Monday.   It was the first day of Fall Camp and the Irish are practicing the first week at Culver Academies.  Golson said, "I'm ready.  I'm ready to go.  My summer.  We talked about my summer was pretty good.  Trying to get back in and win this thing." 


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  • Hill United Men's Fastpitch wins the ASA Major

    Hill United Men's Fastpitch wins the ASA Major

     The Hill United Chiefs from New York won the Men's Major ASA National Championship in South Bend Sunday.  The Chiefs beat the New York Gremlins 7-4 in the championship.  These guys are already planning to come back to South Bend next year for the prestigious ISC World Tournament.


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     The Hill United Chiefs from New York won the Men's Major ASA National Championship in South Bend Sunday.  The Chiefs beat the New York Gremlins 7-4 in the championship.  These guys are already planning to come back to South Bend next year for the prestigious ISC World Tournament.



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