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GALLERY: 2017-18 News-Sentinel.com Prep Athletes of the Year

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As a new school season begins and with it, a new season of high school athletics, we take a look back at the 22 athletes that were named as the Player of the Year in their sport during the 2017-2018 school year. Not pictured is our Girls Golfer of the Year, Sarah Frazier of Bishop ...

FAN VOTE: Finals for Prep football Preseason Player of the Year

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The 32 players have been narrowed down to two in the fan vote for the Preseason Player of the Year for prep football. Homestead's Trevin Taylor and Bishop Luers' Camari Harris will be the final two competitors vying for your vote. Taylor was the leading vote getter in the opening round and the ...

Prep football preseason countdown: #5 CARROLL CHARGERS

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OUTLOOK Doug Dinan has strung together seven consecutive winning seasons in leading the Carroll High School football program, but 2018 may provide one of his biggest coaching tasks since he took over the program in 2010. The Chargers have been decimated by both graduation and injury ...

Full schedule of Friday’s prep football scrimmages

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The start of the season is just over a week away with kickoffs on Aug. 17. But this Friday, spectators can get a taste of what their favorite team may have in the coming season with scrimmages around the area Here is where you can catch some gridiron action on Friday, will all scrimmages ...

Time to submit Ask The Beat Writer questions for Fort Wayne Komets

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Please reply to this post or send them to bsebring@news-sentinel.com, on Twitter @bsebring or through Messenger on Facebook to make sure I see them. What would you like to learn about your favorite hockey team? We'll look to run the answers late next week. As always, personal lives are ...

Fort Wayne Komets add four players

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From a Komets press release: The Komets announced Thursday that four players have been added to the preseason roster. Pros Jeff King and Thomas Ebbing have agreed to terms along with rookie forwards Trent Fox and Mathieu Nadeau. King, 22, will be entering second full season as a pro after ...

Prep football preseason countdown: #6 NEW HAVEN BULLDOGS

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OUTLOOK A new era opens at New Haven, with new head coach Jimmy Linn and the brand new turf field. Expectations remain the same. New Haven has had seven or more wins in eight straight seasons, including a tremendous 20-3 mark over the last two years under longtime coach Jim Rowland, who ...

Kip Jones no longer Wayne High School girls basketball coach

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After two seasons, Kip Jones is no longer the girls basketball coach at Wayne High School, the athletic office at Wayne confirmed to News-Sentinel.com on Wednesday. The position has been posted through Fort Wayne Community Schools, but the school confirms that no interviews have taken ...

Former News-Sentinel sportswriter John Ginter has passed

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Former News-Sentinel sportswriter and Ball State sports information specialist John Ginter passed away Sunday at University Heights Health and Living in Greenwood at the age of 68. "John joined The News-Sentinel sports staff in my earliest days with the newspaper in the early 1970s, and he ...

Ball Sports Academy to host Special Olympics volleyball event

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Olympic gold medal winner Lloy Ball is hosting a Special Olympics volleyball event from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Ball Sports Academy, 200 Intertech Parkway in Angola. Ball's Team Pineapple club and Parkview Health are partnering with Special Olympics of Steuben and Allen counties for a one-day ...