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On the last day of February, Eastern’s Porter Brovont stood on the podium after finishing fourth in diving at the IHSAA Boys Swimming and Diving State Finals.

On the last day of February, Eastern’s Porter Brovont stood on the podium after finishing fourth in diving at the IHSAA Boys Swimming and Diving State Finals.

Northwestern’s girls golf team opened its season Tuesday with a nice showing in Plymouth’s 12-team invitational at Pretty Lake G.C. South Bend St. Joseph won the title with a score of 379 and the Tigers followed in second place with 383.

Western’s girls golf team is No. 20 in the Indiana High School Golf Coaches Association’s preseason top 20. Twelve other teams, including Tipton, received honorable mention.

I have always liked August. It is the month of my late father’s birthday and also cracks the door open to the upcoming hunting seasons. It all begins with squirrel, which comes into play Aug. 15.

The Kokomo Post 6 American Legion baseball program is holding tryouts for the 2021 season today and Sunday at the field behind CFD Investments, 2704 S. Goyer Rd.

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in the cancellation of the spring sports season. Among the casualties were the Indiana University Kokomo golf teams.

The IHSAA on Wednesday announced fall high school sports can move forward as scheduled despite the coronavirus pandemic. There are no delays, postponements or cancellations at this time.

Tipton’s Maverick Conaway took second place in a field of 53 high school players in the Indiana Junior Golf Association’s Masters Tour Championship on Monday at Delaware C.C.

Tipton's Maverick Conaway tied for third place in a field of 37 players in the boys 14-18 age division of the Cleveland Regional Qualifier for the Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship. The regional qualifier was held Thursday and Friday at Mill Creek G.C.

Tipton’s Maverick Conaway tied for third place in a field of 37 players in the boys 14-18 age division of the Cleveland Regional Qualifier for the Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship. The regional qualifier was held Thursday and Friday at Mill Creek G.C.

Indiana is home to some pretty unique fish. Many are in the minnow variety and go unnoticed, like stonerollers, sticklebacks and striped shiners. But one species that can grow to substantial proportions and gather attention are the gar family.

Maybe it’s the shortened season that was impacted by the pandemic. Maybe it’s the lack of fans on the course. But I don’t recall hearing anything about pace of play on the PGA Tour telecasts this year.

Braydon Erb is focused on keeping up, or catching up, depending on which perspective he’s thinking about at any given time.

During these difficult days, I have been greatly impressed with the hospitable mindset of our Hoosier state parks and our Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

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Indiana

BLOOMINGTON – The Big Ten is going forward with fall sports amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and, on Wednesday morning, released its revised conference-only football schedule.

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Incoming Indiana freshman offensive lineman Brady Feeney was hospitalized with breathing issues and is dealing with health complications after testing positive for COVID-19, according to a social media post from his mother Monday.

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BLOOMINGTON – Indiana announced Friday it has resumed voluntary football workouts after consulting with the school’s medical advisory committee.

Purdue

BLOOMINGTON – The Big Ten is going forward with fall sports amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and, on Wednesday morning, released its revised conference-only football schedule.

Pacers

There are only two teams that have managed to post a 3-0 record through three games to start the seeding games in the NBA bubble; the Phoenix Suns and Indiana Pacers — and the Pacers have done so without All-Star forward Domantas Sabonis in the lineup. He left the bubble to seek treatment for a foot injury.

T.J. Warren scored a career-high 53 points, Victor Oladipo added 15 after reversing course on opting out of the NBA restart and the Indiana Pacers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 127-121 on Saturday night.

National

Notre Dame opens its season as an Atlantic Coast Conference football member against visiting Duke on Sept. 12 and won't face Navy for the first time in more than nine decades as part of the ACC's reconfigured schedule due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Notre Dame knew which teams it was going to play in its first conference season. Now, the Fighting Irish know when they’ll play them.

UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to do so because of the coronavirus pandemic, after other schools had taken the Huskies off their schedules and the governor was reluctant to allow players to travel to states with high infection rates.

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