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Summer Flag Football League Registration Is Open Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Cedar Lake, Duneland, Lake Station, Portage, South Haven, and Valparaiso Clubs


BGC-NWI-Summer-Flag-Football-League-Registration-2019What do a disproportionate number of CEOs have in common? They played sports when they were younger. Sports keep you physically and mentally healthy, teach you important relationship skills and forge determination. These benefits often spill over into the business world.

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Chicago Cubs find steady ground after a rough start to the season

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The Cubs started off their season of “Reckoning,” as Theo Epstein dubbed it, with just short of the worst position possible. Absolutely dismal showings from the starting pitchers and bullpen led to the team owning the worst ERA in baseball, and forced them to drop down to a 2-7 record. Three of the cub’s offensive stars looked lost at the plate. Really, the only bright side was the incredible display the bottom half of the lineup demonstrated.

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RailCats re-sign left-hander Liguori


RailCats-re-sign-left-hander-LiguoriThe Gary SouthShore RailCats announced the re-signing of left-handed pitcher Lars Liguori on Thursday. 2019 marks Liguori’s sixth season of professional baseball and third with Gary.

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Portage's rally not enough as Vikings outlast Indians 13-10

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The Indians and the Vikings duked it out once again on Portage’s softball diamond Wednesday night. The game did not disappoint, including late game rallies by both sides. The score was 7-5 going into the last inning before the Vikings put up six additional runs, making the score 13-5 going into the bottom of the 7th. Portage’s response was putting up five runs in a late rally. Both teams played with determination as the game was on the line and abilities were tested.

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Valpo Women's Basketball Announces Summer Camps

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The Valparaiso University women’s basketball program has announced its 2019 summer camp dates and details.

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Valparaiso University honors Ivy Tech professor Leonard Corso and his commitment to students

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“Shhh, It’s A Surprise!” read a secret email sent to students, colleagues, and friends of Professor Leonard “Lenny” Corso.

On Friday night, Corso, Anatomy and Physiology Professor at Ivy Tech Community College in Valparaiso, thought he was invited to a panel discussing health occupations with students and parents. In reality, a group of senior nursing students collaborated to honor this special professor.

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Women’s Golf Notes: Valpo Preparing to Host First MVC Championship


Womens-Golf-Notes-Valpo-Preparing-to-Host-First-MVC-ChampionshipIt will be a special week for Valparaiso Athletics as the University will host its first Missouri Valley Conference Championship event in any sport as The Valley’s 10 women’s golf teams compete for an automatic NCAA Regional berth.

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CCSJ Women's Bowling Ends Season at XBowling Sectional


CCSJ-Womens-Bowling-Ends-Season-at-XBowling-SectionalThe Crimson Wave women's bowling team competed in the USBC XBowling Sectional this weekend in Addison, IL.. The Crimson Wave entered the sectional as the 11th seed.

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The 2019 Chicago Cubs: what to expect and where to look

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The Cubs’ 2018 Season ended rather traumatically. There were massive roadblocks throughout the year, like Kris Bryant’s injured shoulder, Yu Darvish making his Cubs’ debut with an injured elbow that limited him to eight starts, and an offense that, in the words of Cubs’ President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein, was simply “broken.”

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NFL to Honor Hammond as One of Its ‘Original Towns’ During ‘NFL100’ Centennial Celebration


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  • Hammond to host live NFL 2019 Draft pick
  • Event to be open to the public at Hammond Sportsplex April 27th

When the Hammond Pros took the field as one of the original NFL Teams, not many people knew what the NFL would become over the next 100 years. Now, nearly 100 years after the National Football League was born in Canton, Ohio, the NFL is celebrating the 13 communities, including Hammond, that were home to the teams in its inaugural season. The initiative is part of ‘NFL100,’ a year-long commemoration of its centennial season bringing together generations of football fans, players, communities and all 32 clubs for a unique line-up of programming and activities.

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2019 March Madness Lifer Predictions

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The wait is over and let the madness begin! After the March 17 Sunday Selection, the 68 teams for the 2019 NCAA Tournament are set.  

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