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NWI Prep Roundup: 12-16-14

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Marquette Catholic 42, Calumet 34
The Marquette Catholic girls basketball team was back in action on Tuesday evening versus Calumet High School in conference play. In the JV contest Marquette was victorious with a 43 to 11 win. Leading the way was Hannah Nolan with 17 points, Shellaya Miller chipped in with 10 points and Nadia Flores had 8 points.

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Get in Half-Price to the Valpo-Penn Girls Basketball Game with an Ugly Sweater

viking-gym-signJoin the Valparaiso High School Athletic Department in getting into the holiday spirit on Saturday, December 30th as the Vikings host the Kingsmen of Penn High School in girls basketball!

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VHS Boys Basketball Players Raise Funds for Housing Opportunities

vhs-bbb-fundraiser-ho-2014This fall, the Valpo Boys' Varsity Basketball Team sold pizza cards to support both its team and our local food pantry, Housing Opportunities, Inc.

Because of the efforts of Assistant Coach Brent Kimmel, the players and the generous contributions from the community, the Vikings were able to raise over $800 for needed families of the Valparaiso Community.

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#1StudentNWI: Inside Look of the Valparaiso High School Gymnastics Dynasty

1student-nwi-vhs-gymnastics-dynasty-1No matter the circumstances, it is proven that hard work breeds success, and the Valparaiso High School gymnastics team knows that all too well after earning the title of a Gymnastics Dynasty for its jaw-dropping 10 State Championships and 6 Runner-Up titles. However, how do you turn a Gymnastics Team into a Gymnastics Dynasty? After getting an inside look of the VHS Gymnastics Program, I’ve concluded it revolves around dedication, perseverance, desire, and work ethic.

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IBCA Weekly Top 20: Munster Boys Register at 13th, Lake Central Girls Remain in Top 10

ibca-logoThe weekly Indiana Basketball Coaches Association Top 20 Polls are out, and Northwest Indiana teams continue to climb early in the season.

In the boys' poll, Munster once again ranked the highest among NWI teams at 13, while East Chicago Central (4-1) also cracked the top 20 at #20. Other schools receiving votes include Chesterton, Crown Point, Griffith, Lake Central, Merrillville, and Valparaiso.

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Prep Sports Weekend Recap: 12/12-12/13

Girls Basketball

vhs-vs-cphs-gbb-2014-rotCrown Point 52, Valparaiso 40 (Friday) Click here for photos of this game!
The Crown Point Lady Bulldogs picked up an early conference road win on Friday night with a 52-40 win against Valparaiso. Grace Withrow led Valpo with 19 points.

Portage 54, Chesterton 53 (Friday) Click here for photos of this game!
Kaitlyn Shafer hit a game-winning three pointer in the final seconds to put the Indians up for good, earning their first DAC win of the season over Chesterton. Kaitlin Doud led the team with 17 points, Shafer had 11 and Katie Steers had 10. The team would like to thank an awesome student section and the PHS band for creating a tremendous home court advantage on Autism Awareness Night. The team would also like to thank PHS and the Portage community for all their help in this great cause.

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Prep Sports Weekend Recap: 12-5-14 through 12-7-14

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Crown Point 46, Portage 42 (Varsity)
The Lady Indians dropped a DAC game to Crown Point 46-44. Kaitlyn Steers returned to the lineup to lead the team with 14 points. Kaitlyn Shafer added 8 points and Tyeisha Hunter added 6.

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