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Loons take series finale against TinCaps Video included

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The TinCaps lost their third game in a row, falling Monday night to Great Lakes, 5-3.

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Strong performances highlight first night of high school football Video included

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Jordan Presley totaled a combined 288 rushing and receiving yards and scored three touchdowns to lead Luers to their season opening 34-19 win at Carroll Friday night.

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Purdue wins final tuneup at World University Games Video included

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Playing as Team USA, Purdue took an 81-49 win over Norway Friday in the Boilers' final tuneup before the start of pool play at the World University Games in Taipei, Taiwan. 

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TinCaps takes series opener from Great Lakes

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Big innings told the tale as the TinCaps rolled up an 18-5 win over Great Lakes on Friday night.

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Bishop Dwenger football tries to recapture championship magic Video included

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Bishop Dwenger football has relatively fresh memories from its last state championship, something the Saints will use as fuel this season. We check in with Dwenger in the final installment of our high school team preview series.  More>>

Scholar Athlete of the Week: Colin Coplen Video included

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The ABC21 Scholar Athlete of the Week is Carroll senior goalkeeper Colin Coplen.

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SAC volleyball tournament begins at North Side Video included

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Concordia, Snider, Bishop Luers and Bishop Dwenger all picked up wins during the first night of the SAC volleyball tournament at North Side on Thursday night.  More>>

TinCaps flirt with perfection in win at South Bend

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So, so close. The TinCaps came one out away from a perfect game on Thursday night, as Fort Wayne beat South Bend 7-0 on Thursday night.

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Concordia football prepares for another run after 2016 state title Video included

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Some of the key faces from Concordia's 2016 3A state champion football team have moved on to college, but the Cadets still expect big things this fall. We check in with Concordia in the next installment in our team preview series. More>>

Kramer prepares for another season overseas Video included

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Former Purdue and Huntington North basketball star Chris Kramer has trained in preparation for another professional season overseas, this time in Lithuania. 

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Carroll prepares for another tough challenge in the SAC Video included

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After a 6-4 season last fall, the Carroll football team has worked to regain a spot near, or at, the top of the SAC. We check in with the Chargers in one of the final installments of our high school team preview series. More>>

Northrop boys soccer moves to 2-0 after big win over Norwell Video included

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The Bruins have gotten off to a hot start this season, as the Northrop boys soccer team picked up its second win with an 8-0 victory over visiting Norwell on Wednesday night. Denilson Madrid scored three goals for the Bruins, and now has four after two games this season. More>>

South Bend's Moreno shuts down TinCaps

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Erling Moreno threw five stellar innings for South Bend, striking out eight batters, walking two and allowing just one hit, helping the Cubs beat the TinCaps 5-1 on Wednesday.

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Komets pick up two more players

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The Komets announced two more signings on Wednesday, as the team adds forward Tyson Fawcett and defenseman Blake Thompson.

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Snider football hunts for more championships Video included

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Kurt Tippman hasn't changed the goals for his Snider football team. The Panthers head coach wants to win another SAC championship, and make a run at another state title. We hear from Coach Tippman and the Panthers in the next installment of our team preview series.  More>>

South Side football hoping for breakthrough year Video included

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After three consecutive two-win seasons, South Side is looking for a breakthrough year in Roosevelt Norfleet's fourth season as head coach. We check in with the Archers as our high school team preview series continues.  More>>

Bishop Dwenger volleyball takes down Bellmont to start the season Video included

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Bishop Dwenger pulled off a three-set win over Bellmont on Tuesday night (25-17, 25-22, 25-23).

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TinCaps fall on bases loaded walk in the 10th

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The TinCaps fell in game two at South Bend, losing 7-6 on a bases loaded walk in the tenth inning. 

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Brevard takes lessons from USF to North Side this season Video included

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New North Side head coach Mike Brevard learned a lot from a successful coaching staff at the University of Saint Francis, and now Brevard will try to instill some of those values, with his own style. We check in with Brevard and the Legends as our high school team series continues. More>>

Komets part ways with Thomas, trade for Cuddemi

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On Tuesday, the Komets announced another offseason move, trading the rights to forward Kyle Thomas to the Utah Grizzlies in exchange for forward Ralph Cuddemi.

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Bishop Luers has eyes set on state title Video included

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The Bishop Luers football team brings a lot of talented players back from last year's 6-6 squad, as well as a big offensive addition from Homestead. We check in with the Knights, as we continue our high school team preview series.  More>>

Concordia volleyball starts fall season with a victory Video included

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The four-time defending conference champion Concordia volleyball team started its season with a win at home on Monday, beating Homestead 3-0. More>>

Young's grand night leads TinCaps to victory in series opener at South Bend

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After scoring the first run of the night, G.K. Young stepped up to the plate and crushed a grand slam in the fourth inning, extending a TinCaps lead they'd hold on to in an 8-6 win at South Bend on Monday.

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Practice schedule begins for defending champs at USF Video included

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The 2016 NAIA football national champions have returned to Bishop D'Arcy Stadium. On Monday morning, the Cougars re-convened for their first fall practice, as preparation begins for the season opener on September 2, at the University of Jamestown.

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Homestead looks to Wright with big changes on offense Video included

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The Homestead football team will feature many new starters, including all five guys at offensive line, and the Spartans will need returning quarterback Jiya Wright to lead the way. We check in with the Homestead football team in the next installment of our team preview series.  More>>

Notre Dame, Wisconsin to meet at Lambeau, Soldier fields

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Notre Dame and Wisconsin will play at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 2020 and Soldier Field in Chicago in 2021.

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Wayne eying a big turnaround Video included

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With two key transfers in skill positions and a stable of talent in those positions, Wayne has people talking about a major turnaround in success in 2017. The key will be their line play, and improved off season work has the Generals thinking that will no longer be a problem.

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Northrop ready to dig in on defense, move up in the SAC Video included

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The Northrop Bruins won just twice in 2016, but they were close enough in several of those losses to have had it turn out in their favor. Improving on defense in 2017 might be the answer to getting a higher win total.

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Bellmont looks for better play up front Video included

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Bellmont is the smallest school in the Northeast 8 Conference, but they feel they can make a move forward in 2017.

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Norwell set to end long football dry spell Video included

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Norwell did not win a game in 2016, but a full year of offseason work with coach Josh Gerber has the Knights in better shape and ready to have some success.

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TinCaps lose series finale to Bowling Green Video included

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TinCaps shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. had three hits and a walk on Sunday afternoon, but Fort Wayne lost to the Bowling Green Hot Rods (Tampa Bay Rays), 6-3. 

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Bower takes PBA 60 event at Pro Bowl West Video included

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Darryl Bower of Middletown, Pa., threw the last six strikes in the championship match to win the PBA60 Dick Weber Championship presented by Hammer Saturday at Pro Bowl West for his first PBA60 national title. 

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Tatis sets franchise homermark in TinCaps win Video included

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Tatis' blast was his 21st of the season setting a new Fort Wayne single season record. 

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Mad Ants: Show us what you've got!

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Hoop dreams have a chance to become reality next month, when Fort Wayne's NBA G-League team hosts an open tryout for those wanting to play basketball at a professional level. 

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Mad Ants to hold auditions for dance team

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The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are inviting area residents to try out for this year's dance squad. 

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Leo tries to move up to join, pass conference's elite Video included

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Leo finished third in the Northeast Eight last year, with a clear gap between them and powerhouses New Haven and East Noble. The Lions have worked to change that picture this fall. We check in with Leo in the next installment of our team preview series. More>>

Fort Wayne teams gear up for football season with scrimmages Video included

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With actual games just a week away, some teams from the SAC met up for scrimmage games on Friday throughout Fort Wayne.

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TinCaps rally for victory as Tatis ties home run record Video included

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Fernando Tatis Jr. clubbed a two-run homer on Friday night, tying him for the most by a TinCaps player in a single season with 20. That swing also provided a big spark for the TinCap offense, helping the team rally from behind to beat Bowling Green 8-7 on Friday night at Parkview Field. 

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New Haven works to stay atop Northeast Eight football standings Video included

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New Haven went undefeated last regular season, and the Bulldogs football team is looking for more after winning conference and sectional titles in 2016. We check in with New Haven in the next installment of our team preview series. More>>

Huntington North football embracing fun approach to 2017 season Video included

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Huntington North football will try to have as much fun as possible while improving their team this fall. We check in with the Vikings in the next installment of our team preview series. More>>

TinCaps set new home run record in loss Video included

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The TinCaps made some history on Thursday night, but Fort Wayne also snapped a five-game winning streak, as Bowling Green won the series opener 5-2.

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East Noble expecting another big year from McCormick Video included

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Indiana State-bound quarterback Andrew McCormick had some remarkable stats as a junior, and will try to top them in his final season with East Noble.

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Starks switches to Homestead for junior year Video included

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Concordia basketball standout Sylare Starks is joining a new school for the upcoming academic year. 

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Columbia City enters season with personality, perspective Video included

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Columbia City players won't let a few struggles on the football field keep them from enjoying their season, but after a couple years near the bottom of the conference, the team is motivated to move upward.

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DeKalb football hopes to move on, move upward Video included

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Nearly a year after tragedy struck the tam and its community, DeKalb football will return to action. 

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Mad Ants hire Ron Howard for front office role Video included

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Mr. Mad Ant is back. Ron Howard, who had his #19 retired by the Mad Ants this past season, will return to the team in a front office role, as the Community Development Manager.

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Adams Central football taking new approach this season Video included

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The Adams Central football team won't feature the same physicality that helped them claim a regional title last year, but the team is making adjustments that the Flying Jets hope will lead to another successful campaign.

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Weber wins 100th PBA title, defeating Duke at Pro Bowl West Video included

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Hall of Famer Pete Weber recorded his 100th PBA win on Tuesday, defeating Norm Duke in the final game of the PBA50 DeHayes Insurance Group Championship at Pro Bowl West.

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Avila breaks TinCaps strikeout record as Fort Wayne wins in extras

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Although he wasn't credited with a victory, TinCaps starter Pedro Avila broke a 14-year old franchise record, striking out 17 batters, replacing the mark set by LaTroy Hawkins.

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Woodlan will try to avoid playoff pitfalls with experienced group Video included

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Justin Durkes returns for a third-season as Woodlan's starting quarterback, leading a very experienced group of Warriors on offense. 

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Homestead girls roll past Chicago Simeon

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Karissa McLaughlin scored 22 points and Madisen Parker added twelve as 4A top ranked unbeaten Homestead popped Chicago Simeon 64-42 Friday in a game made up from a postponement due to weather last Saturday. McLughlin scored 16 of her points in the first half, and eight of Parker's were also scored then. Jazmyne Geist was also in double figures for Homestead with eleven . More>>

North Side dunks Indianapolis Tindley

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North Side's boys scored a 77-60 win over Indianapolis Tindley Friday at the Manual Extravaganza at Indianapolis Manual High School.

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Mad Ants win, extend D League best record to 11-3

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Trey McKinney-Jones poured in 26 points, while Alex Poythress and Stephen Hicks each added 21 as the Mad Ants bested the Delaware 87ers 106-97 Friday night. 

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Komets fall flat in homestand opener

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Former Komets Brandon Marino and Chris Auger each had goals for the Brampton Beast to aid their 6-1 rout of the Komets Friday night. 

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St. Francis Cougars Head to NAIA National Championships

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The Saint Francis Cougars have advanced to the NAIA national championship football game in Daytona Beach, Florida on December 16th. The fourth ranked Cougars earned the spot with their 42-24 win over Reinhardt in Georgia on Saturday. Justin Green ran for 176 yards and two touchdowns, Seth Coate caught nine passes for191 yards and two scores, and Marcus Stepp ran back in interception 30 yards for the clinching score in the third quarter. The Cougars will meet second ranked Baker of ...

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USF rolls in playoff opener

Nick Ferrer threw for 353 yards and six touchdowns as Saints Francis closed with 65 straight points to overwhelm Missouri Valley 79-20 Saturday in the first round of the NAIA Football Playoffs at D'Arcy Stadium.

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Homestead girls return to practice, seniors gear up for final state run

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - High school girls basketball teams returned to practice on Monday, including the defending SAC champs from Homestead.With a senior class loaded with college-bound talent, the More>>

Fort Wayne Mad Ants to celebrate 10th season with new practice facility

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- The Mad Ants will celebrate their 10th anniversary season in Fort Wayne by moving into their own full-time practice facility. The Mad Ants have never had a dedicated practice facility, More>>

Kershaw, Dodgers edge Cubs, even up NLCS

CHICAGO (AP) - Clayton Kershaw pitched seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a game More>>

Colts blow 14 point lead, lose in OT at Houston

HOUSTON (AP) - Nick Novak made a 33-yard field goal in overtime to give the Houston Texans to a 26-23 comeback victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday night.Brock Osweiler threw a 36-yard pass to More>>

Homestead pitcher Jack Parisi signs with Anderson

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - Homestead senior pitcher signed to continue his baseball career at Anderson, making the move official after an offseason workout on Monday. More>>

Fort Wayne men's basketball meets with fans at Tip-off Luncheon

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) - The Fort Wayne Mastodons headed downtown on Monday for the annual men's basketball tip-off luncheon. More>>

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