Category Archives: softball

FAMILY TRADITION: NORTHWESTERN’S SOPHIA BEACHY SIGNS TO PLAY SOFTBALL AT HUNTINGTON UNIVERSITY

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – If there is one thing the Beachy family is known for in Howard County, it is throwing a ball around the diamond. Led by Major League Baseball pitcher Brandon, the Beachy’s are well-known in … Continue reading

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2016 FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: CATHERINE SKAGGS, KOKOMO HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL

BY DEAN HOCKNEY Earning the title of Indiana All-Star does not come easy, and Howard County had two following the 2016 softball campaign – Western’s Brook Strunk and Kokomo’s Catherine Skaggs. Both had great seasons and careers, but when the … Continue reading

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SPORTS JOURNAL: 2011 STORIES OF THE YEAR

#1 KATS RETURN TO STATE PROMINENCE What a run it was. It started with a 10-game winning streak to begin the season, witnessed a North Central Conference title in the middle, and ended in heartbreak at Conseco Fieldhouse. But any … Continue reading

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