The Sixers are still alive, and that’s reason for the Kokomo Post 6 baseball crew to be excited.
The Kalamazoo Growlers put together a three-run top of the sixth inning Sunday afternoon to break a 1-1 deadlock and take the lead for good, going on to beat the Kokomo Jackrabbits 4-2 in front of 571 fans at Kokomo Municipal Stadium. With that result, the two Northwoods League rivals split a two-game series.
In the last column we talked about the Rules of Amateur Status and what would jeopardize your amateur status such as playing for cash prize funds. We also talked about how these rules likely will change beginning next year.
The Kokomo Jackrabbits beat the Traverse City Pit Spitters 5-2 in a Northwoods League clash of Great Lakes East Division frontrunners Thursday night at Turtle Creek Stadium.
The American Legion baseball state finals are set for CFD Investments Stadium in Highland Park with play beginning Friday. Kokomo Post 6 is part of the eight-team field.
Tipton’s Maverick Conaway fired a 2-over par 74 Wednesday in the second round of the American Junior Golf Association’s Dana Incorporated Junior Open at Sylvania Country Club.
IU Kokomo has named Western High School product Drew Brantley as its new baseball coach, IUK announced on Tuesday. Brantley replaces former coach Matt Howard after serving as his associate head coach the last three seasons.
Kokomo’s Tayler Persons had another strong game, but it wasn’t enough for the No. 9-seeded Fort Wayne Champs against top-seeded Sideline Cancer in the second round of the West Virginia Regional of The Basketball Tournament.
Kokomo’s Tayler Persons helped the No. 9-seeded Fort Wayne Champs beat the No. 8-seeded Primetime Players 72-61 Sunday in the opening round of the West Virginia Regional of The Basketball Tournament.
On Aug. 20 at the Kokomo-Western football game, Western graduate and former Kokomo coach Brett Colby will have ceremony to welcome him to the Indiana Football Hall of Fame.
Clay Dyer casts his lure into the water, time and time again. Then, he fires up his bass boat and moves to another location before dropping his line in the water again. That’s just the way it is when you are a professional bass fisherman.
The opening game of the American Legion baseball regional at CFD Investments Stadium in Highland Park, scheduled for Friday night, was postponed and rescheduled for today.
This Week's Circulars
- Steel Parts Manufacturing in Tipton to permanently close
- Construction of new U.S. 31 bridge in Tipton Co. set to start
- Laird's Training expanding, building new facility on city's south side
- Police: Father, son arrested after fight with deputies
- A DAY WITH .... Granpa Cratchet: Local comedian and puppeteer reflects on 40-year career
- Western names new Primary principal
- Functional Devices workers to vote on forming union
- Citizen's tip leads to arrest of Michigan woman
- Music at the Fairgrounds to feature local talent
- Leeman lands fishing scholarship at Kentucky Christian