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WESTERN DOMINATES SECTIONAL FIELD TO CLAIM TITLE AND SEND ALL 14 WRESTLERS TO REGIONAL

BY DEAN HOCKNEY CONVERSE, Ind. – The annual IHSAA wrestling sectional is a means to eliminate weaker wrestlers and advance the best to the next week. For the Western Panthers, there was no elimination. In a dominating effort, all 14 … Continue reading

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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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