The day after qualifying Tyler James (JR/Deltona, Fla.) and Jeffrey Holden (JR/Salem, Ore.) into the semi-finals of the individual portion of the tournament, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's bowling team kicked off the team slate at Sun Valley lanes in Lincoln, Neb. While the team didn't perform up to the high standards they have set for themselves throughout the season in qualifying, the Wave set themselves up nicely for the continuation of team play on Friday.
The middle of the Valparaiso University women’s tennis lineup was in the limelight on Wednesday, as Meg Modesto (Chesterton, Ind. / Chesterton) and Dao Sysouvanh (Sun Prairie, Wis. / Sun Prairie) garnered victories over Chicago State at third and fourth singles, respectively. However, the host Cougars came away with a 5-2 win at H-F Racquet and Fitness Club in Homewood, Ill.
For only the second time in school history, the Calumet College of St. Joseph men's bowling team will have someone play in the semi-finals at the USBC Intercollegiate Singles Championships. Well, make that the second and third time actually. Both Tyler James (JR/Deltona, Fla.) and Jeffrey Holden (JR/Salem, Ore.) beat their day two opponents to secure their spots during in the television rounds coming up this Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
In the first tennis match of the spring, the girls’ team defeated Culver Academy on Tuesday 4-1. Alexis Orlich, AK Flude, and Julie Wappel all one their singles matches and Ema Gillian and Keeley Evans won their doubles match. The JV defeated Culver 9-2.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is Offering County-Wide Summer Flag Football - Registration Now Open!
About the League:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Flag Football League is a co-ed league held at our Duneland, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso Clubs. Teams come together on Saturday’s to play other Clubs at Field of Dreams in South Haven. Our leagues focus on developing good sportsmanship and having fun while learning the fundamentals of the game.
One day after snapping an extended losing streak, the Calumet College of St. Joseph baseball team were back at it again, playing two more against Trinity International. The games were supposed to be played in Deerfield, Ill., but were moved to Whiting due to field conditions. While the Crimson Wave had to play as the away team, the home field advantage helped, sending them to their first three game winning streak in almost exactly seven years.
The Valparaiso University baseball team held the lead as late as the eighth inning in Sunday’s Missouri Valley Conference game against Bradley at Emory G. Bauer Field, but the Braves went ahead with two runs in the eighth, then scored six times in the ninth on their way to a 10-4 win over Valpo. Starting pitcher Wes Gordon (Gurnee, Ill. / Warren [Lake County]) exited the game in position to garner the victory, but ended up with no decision after allowing two runs (one earned) while scattering seven hits and issuing no walks over seven innings.
Assistant Athletic Director Anna Villanueva will be inducted into the Indiana University Northwest RedHawk Athletics Hall of Fame on April 19, 2018 at the Ambassador Banquet Hall in Hobart, IN. Recognizing individual leadership and success, the IU Northwest RedHawk Athletics Hall of Fame honors athletes, coaches, administrators, and supporters who have significantly contributed to the development and growth of the RedHawks program and the Office of Athletics. Inductees must be nominated for this prestigious honor.
Portage High School Senior, Emileishka De Jesus, has committed to play volleyball at IU Northwest starting the Fall of 2018.
The Valparaiso University women’s tennis team continued to haul in weekly award on Tuesday as freshman Claire Czerwonka (Kenosha, Wis. / Saint Joseph Catholic Academy) was tabbed Missouri Valley Conference Singles Player of the Week.