Gary West Side grad Dana Evans began her first year in the WNBA by having to wait longer than she thought she would to be selected in the WNBA draft. By the time she was finally picked, by Dallas in the early second round, Evans, was nearly moved to tears.
By the end of her first year pro hoops journey, Evans was standing around hugging players on her new team, the Chicago Sky at midcourt during a big celebration after winning a league title.
Her emotions was a complete 180 from where they were during her first WNBA moment.
This week's Lakeshore Game of the Week will be played at Lowell where the Big Red has a matchup with Andrean with the Northwest Crossroads Conference title on the line. You will get Wayne Svetenoff's pick on that game coming up on today's sports.
A slow start to your prep football season doesn't mean all is lost. Lowell was a five hundred team after six games but now has a chance to gain a tie for the Northwest Crossroads Conference title with a win over Andrean tomorrow night. You will hear from Lowell running back Joe Heuer coming up on today's sports.
Andrean is preparing for a chance to win the Northwest Crossroads Conference prep football title outright with a win at Lowell Friday night while a super talented prep basketball star will have to sit out the upcoming season because of knee surgery. All of the above is coming your way on today's sports.
What happens when you put the highest scoring prep football team against a high scoring team that put 72 points on the board against their opponent last week., Outside of a worn down scoreboard worker, you have the potential for an entertaining game. We'll talk about Hanover Central v. Wheeler as well as other week eighth matchups coming up on today's sports.
Hanover Central is the highest scoring prep football team in the state. Wheeler doesn't have problems scoring points either (they scored 72 last week against Noll). Who will win this battle of explosive offenses? We will hear the Wheeler side of things on today's sports.
The hottest scoring prep football team in the region is Hanover Central and they hope to keep the points rolling in against Wheeler Friday. You will hear their story coming up on today's sports. Pictured are (l-r) quarterback Matt Koontz, lineman Ryan Hilldeman, running back Kyle Haessly, and wide receiver Gannon Howes.
Why is this young man smiling?" If you had the week he had last week, you would be too. Earlier in the week, Merrillville lineman Kenneth Grant decided to take his next level talents to the University of Michigan, then capped off the week by leading the Pirates to a win over Valparaiso. Grant talks about how his coaches and hard work are the keys to his success coming up on today's sports,.
Merrillville beating Valparaiso in high school football would not have been a shocking result. It was how the Pirates picked up a victory over the Vikings that was surprising, You will hear from Pirate coach Brad Seiss on how Merrillville dominated Valpo coming up on today's sports.
On today's sports we will get the Valparaiso point of view on tomarrow's prep football game with Merrillville, Running back Hayden Yinyard (pictured) joins us and we will also talk about boy's sectional tennis and girl's soccer from Wednesday right here.
Merrillville got some big news before their Fridasy big prep football game against Valparaiso. One of their talented linemen made his college choice yesterdasy. We will talk about that on today's sports plus you will hear from Pirate running back Lavarion Logan (pictured) about the Valpop game coming up on sports.
The frontrunner for the high school football Northwest Crossroads Conference title will be decided tonight at Andrean. We will talk about that and congragulate a Gary born hoospter who was honored by the WNBA yesterday. Jumping back to football, we will take a look at the week six schedule for tonight right here on sports.
It's Hobart's turn to talk about their Northwest Crossroads Conference prep football battle with Andrean and today, Brickie running back Trey Gibson joins us to do just that. We will also talk about a girl's soccer player from Hanover Central who has had a great week scoring goals for the Wildcats. All of the above coming up on today's sports.
This week's Lakeshore prep football game of the week should be another good one with Andrean hosting Hobart. Our Wayne Svetenoff will give his take on Friday's game and we will also look at a great girl's soccer performance from a youing lady from Hanover Central coming up on today's sports.
The coaches poll for high school football is out and we will let you know who made this week's honor roll, plus Lake Central coach Richard Good talks about what his Indians have to do to bounce back from their loss to Crown Point last Friday. Plus boys and girl's soccer scores (courtesy of IHSAA.org) coming yo
The NFL began it's regular season yesterday and we will talk about how the Bears and Colts were defeated by red hot quarterbacks in their openers. We'll also take a look at Friday and some pretty good matchups for week five prep football coming up on sports.
As always, Northwest Indiana will have more than it's share of good football matchups this week including a Duneland Conference duel between Michigan City and Valparaiso. You will hear from the coaches involved in this game coming up on today's sports.
Will Lake Central (unbeaten in three games) beat Crown Point (two game losing streak) in prep football tomorrow night? Lakeshore GameNight's Gary Graban says if you plan on making a pick, don't let the two teams records mislead you , More on that coming up on sports.
The Railcat season is now over and now comes the questions on what it will take to make the Cats winners again. Manager Greg Tagert talks about what he feels should be done to make the Cats better coming up on today's sports
On today's sports, we will take a look at the Portage side of things in our prep football game of the week with Portasge coach Terry Chestovich on his matchup with Lake Central. Plus we'll look at other top games in the area right here.
Lake Central's high school football team is preparing for the Duneland Conference portion of their schedule with a matchup with Portage coming up tomorrow night. You can hear from LC coach Richard Good on today's sports.
It's week two of the high school football season and one of the top matchups tonight includes Crown Point and their first year coach Craig Buzea taking on Andrean. You will hear from Buzea who says the 59ers aren't his only concern tonight coming up on sports.
There is nothing tougher in region prep football than beginning your season with two Duneland Conference teams. That is what Andrean faces after losing to Merrillville last Friday and taking on Crown Point this week. You'll hear from 59er coach Chris Skinner about this week's challenge with the Bulldogs coming up on today's sports.
After a slow start, Lake Central prep football coach Richard Good and his Indians beat Munster allowing Good to pick up his first win as Indians coach. You will hear from Good coming up on today's sports.
Theeir were some changes in the prep football coaches poll this week. That being said, their were four Duneland Conference teams that got at least an honorable mention this week, and we'll take a look at that coming up on today's sports.,
High school sports are slowly but surely taking over our sportscasts with prep soccer now getting underway. We'll take a look at what happened in soccer on today's sports plus get some season ending comments from Oilmen manager TJ Marek on his biggest regret in his first year as a manager.