Monthly Archives: June 2012

LARRY LEGEND OUT, DONNIE WALSH IN AS PACERS PRESIDENT

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Pacers announced Wednesday changes in the basketball front office. Larry Bird, President of Basketball Operations for the last nine years, will step down, former team President Donnie Walsh returns as President of Basketball Operations, and Kevin … Continue reading

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PERFECTION REVISITED: H.P. McPIKE TAKES HOME BACK-TO-BACK CITY CROWNS

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – Back-to-back. Two-in-a-row. Unblemished. Dynasty. All of those terms were thrown around the South Side Cal Ripken League diamond as baseball fans debated where H.P. McPike belongs in the 56-year history of the annual Howard … Continue reading

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STATE CHAMPIONS: WESTERN LAYS CLAIM TO FIRST BASEBALL TITLE

BY DEAN HOCKNEY (EDITOR’S NOTE: For complete coverage of Western’s state championship, see the June 19 issue of the Sports Journal of Central Indiana. If you don’t receive the Sports Journal, request your free subscription today.) INDIANAPOLIS – One week … Continue reading

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