The Purdue University Northwest women’s golf concluded their fall season as the Pride competed at the Davenport Panther Fall Invitational. The team shot a 729 for the two-day event which landed them in third place.
Fall is a busy time for high school sports, and the Ideas in Motion Media team are out covering the action throughout the Region. Soccer may not get as much attention as football or basketball, but it’s full of kids playing their hearts out and striving for just as much perfection.
For Phil Mason, Head Coach of the Michigan City Wolves football team, most mornings are filled with hours of reviewing past games and planning for the next Friday night matchup, but Wednesday morning was a little different. Wednesday morning, Mason was happy to be honored as Coach of the Week by none other than the Indianapolis Colts, receiving a framed certificate signed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Colts General Manager Chris Ballard, Head Coach Frank Reich, and Youth Football Commissioner Mike Prior. Mason was also awarded a $2,000 check to benefit the Michigan City Wolves football program.
The Gary SouthShore RailCats traded infielder Garrett Copeland to the Milwaukee Milkmen on Friday for a player to be named later or cash, acquired outfielder John Price Jr. from the Florence Freedom of the Frontier League to complete the Chuck Weaver trade from May 30 and acquired right-handed pitcher Steve Pastora from the Wichita Wingnuts to complete the Tyler Sullivan trade from July 27, 2017.
Phil Mason of Michigan City High School in Michigan City, Ind. has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, a program presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, the Indianapolis Colts announced today.
The Hammond Sportsplex is hosting a Friday Night Ages 30s, 40s and 50s Soccer League. Session 1 is 8 games from October 19th to December 14th. Playoffs will be January 4 and 11, 2019. Eight teams will qualify for playoffs. Team rosters are a 12 player maximum. All players must have a player card. There is a $10 fee for a player card.
The Purdue University Northwest (1-12, 0-5 GLIAC) volleyball team will play host to a pair of Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foes this weekend. The Pride will take on Ashland University (12-2, 5-0 GLIAC) Friday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. inside the Hammond campus Fitness and Recreation Center. The following afternoon they will welcome in Wayne State (8-5, 3-2 GLIAC) to the H.D. Kesling Gymnasium on the Westville campus.
The La Porte High School Student Council announces the 2018/2019 Homecoming Parade which will take place on Friday, September 28th at 5pm. This year’s parade sponsor is Friedman & Associates Law Firm, in support and celebration of La Porte High School’s 150th year.