Category Archives: Western

NORTHWESTERN TIGERS OFF TO A 4-0 START IN BOYS BASKETBALL

BY DEAN HOCKNEY RUSSIAVILLE, Ind. – The Class 3A No. 17 Northwestern Tigers are hot, and it is only the first week of December. Following easy wins over Madison-Grant (79-45) and Tri-Central (84-42), the Tigers knocked off a feisty and surprising … Continue reading

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SWEET SIXTEEN BOUND: KOKOMO AND WESTERN WIN FOOTBALL SECTIONAL SEMIFINAL GAMES TO ADVANCE TO CHAMPIONSHIPS

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – Two Howard County football squads earned berths in the sectional football finals – and both have taken different routes to get there. Last Friday night, the Western Panthers won its semifinal contest 35-7 over … Continue reading

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LADY PANTHERS CLAIM FIRST IHSAA GIRLS SOCCER SECTIONAL TITLE SINCE 1996

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – Entering the 2017 IHSAA Girls Soccer State Tournament, the last time the Western Lady Panthers had won a sectional title, not a single player had been born. That ended last Saturday night when the … Continue reading

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