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Wizard’s World Arcade hosting event at Huntertown Heritage Days

After the recent success of its grand opening and then expansion, Wizard's World Arcade has announced it will be part of a new event for Huntertown Heritage Days in August, hosting the inaugural Indiana Pinball Show and Tourney on Aug. 9-11. "We're excited," said owner Mike Burgess. ...

ECHL announces decision on controversial hit from Game 3

The ECHL has announced its decision on supplementary discipline for the hit by Toledo's A.J. Jenks on the Komets' Garrett Thompson. Vice President of Hockey Operations Joe Ernst, who was at the game as the supervisor of officials, has announced the hit was legal and requires no supplementary ...

Warsaw senior softball players prove to be winners on AND off the diamond

WARSAW – Seniors Saylor Bradley and Emali Grose were productive with their bats and gloves in helping Warsaw get past Northern Lakes Conference rival Wawasee 10-6 on the Tigers’ softball diamond Wednesday. However, the combined three hits, four RBIs, five defensive putouts and a pair of ...

Snider grad Akilah Sims helps Finnish team win league championship

Former Snider High School hoops standout Akilah Sims was recently named to first team of the Finnish Korisliiga Women's League, as well as to the All-Imports Team. Sims helped lead her Kotka Peli-Karhut team to the league championship by averaging 18.2 points and 9.7 rebounds over 37 games. ...

REGGIE HAYES: Does your referee need glasses or does he prescribe them?

Drew Hoffman has heard it all. “Hey ref, how could you not see that?” “You’re blind!” “Get some (expressive adjective) glasses!” Anytime Hoffman hears a reference to eyesight or glasses, he maintains his composure. Referees work hard never to let a heckler know they’ve ...

Along with sleep and strategy, hydration is key preparation point for Komets

After every game, Komets forward Mason Baptista walks out of the locker room with a gallon jug of water. It's not a souvenir but more of a reminder that he has to drink almost constantly. "Really the biggest thing for hydration is that you can't do it the day before or the day of a game," ...

BLAKE SEBRING: ECHL gives referees strict instructions to make strict calls

As usual in the playoffs, there have been some controversial non-calls of obvious penalties that have changed the outcome of some games. Referees ignored a tripping penalty by Pittsburgh's Kris Letang that led the winning goal the clinching game against Philadelphia, and they neglected to call ...

Canterbury High School hires Chase Sanders as boys basketball coach

Chase Sanders has been hired as boys basketball coach at Canterbury High School. Sanders, a 2012 graduate of Trinity Christian College, has been an assistant coach in the program for the last five years. He succeeds Scott Kreiger, who had spent the last 20 years coaching either the boys or ...

New Albany senior Romeo Langford will be an Indiana Hoosier

After a successful senior season leading the 25-2 New Albany Bulldogs, Romeo Langford will officially be an Indiana Hoosier next season. Langford made the announcement in front of a capacity crowd at his home gym at New Albany High School. As the highest rated player in the Class of 2018 ...

TOM DAVIS: Prepare yourself Hoosier Nation, Romeo Langford is not THE savior

The tears started flowing just seconds following the hyperbole. Indiana University men’s basketball fans were “getting chills” as visions of championships danced through their minds following 2018 Indiana Mr. Basketball Romeo Langford announcing in front of nearly 4,000 Hoosier fans ...

Komets notes: Maggio embracing role at front of power play

Every time the Fort Wayne Komets go on the power play, Daniel Maggio knows he's going to get a beating. And he likes it. Maggio has usually been playing defenseman during the playoffs, but he's also been playing forward on the power play. His job is to stick his 6-foot-3, 210 pounds in front ...

WANE’s Komets Inside The Zone for April 30

Glenn Marini and I look back at the first two games of the series, and ahead at the next three. How close are these teams in terms of competition? You can watch what we said by please clicking here.