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Castellanos helps Boone Grove boys advance past Washington Twp.

Although he was missing a contact lens, Dylan Castellanos was still a playmaker for Boone Grove’s boys soccer team Monday. Castellanos lost one of his contacts in a collision with Washington Township goalkeeper Michael Olson midway through the first half, but that did not stop him from scoring the game-winning goal in Boone Grove’s 2-0

Children of former Region coaches are starring on BG volleyball court

Ed Dixon didn’t exactly mix words when he talked about how his two children, Boone Grove sophomore Logan and freshman Sydney, came to start playing volleyball at a young age. “They didn’t really have a choice,” Dixon said. “They grew up in the gym with (Dixon’s wife) Chris and I. We were coaches and they

Kraus Advances to Regional

Congratulations to Brie Kraus!  The senior Wolf was one of three individuals to advance to the IHSAA Girls Golf Regional at Battle Ground Golf Course.    Brie had a score of 103 at the Girls Golf Sectional, which was held at Valparaiso Country Club.  This was Kraus’ second trip to the Regional:  last year, the team of Lady

Recruiting Column: College coaches pay attention to social media

As you begin participation in another athletic season, the Athletic Department of Boone Grove Middle and High Schools wants to make sure your student-athlete use utmost care when using social media.  Please portray yourself, your team, and the school corporation in a positive manner at all times. USA TODAY High School Sports has a weekly column on

Postseason spark boosts new love of golf for Boone’s Kraus

Boone Grove coach Bob Lukas has been coaching boys and girls girls for years. He said a “really cool moment” from last year’s postseason will stick in his brain for a long time, and it might be one of his fondest memories… Click here for the full 8/22/16 NWI Times article written by Johnny Gorches.

Region lawmakers honor Boone Grove softball team

State Reps. Mike Aylesworth (R-Hebron) and Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) honored the Boone Grove Wolves softball team at the Porter Township School Board meeting Thursday for their successful season… Click here for the full NWI Times article, written by the Times Staff. Photo courtesy of the NWI Times (provided to the  NWI Times).

Miler, Lucas, Kostouros finish strong

One local golfer had a tough hole to finish the 80th annual IHSAA state finals Wednesday at Prairie View Golf Club in Carmel but overall had the best round of the area contingent. Another Region golfer almost repeated his good first round while finishing with a birdie on the final hole… Click here for the

Marcheschi sisters, father provide backbone for Boone softball

Tom Marcheschi’s mind went blank in an instant. Seconds earlier, the Boone Grove assistant coach was giving directions to a runner on first base during last Saturday’s Class 2A LaVille Semistate championship game while his second baseman stepped to the plate. Boone Grove’s catcher was about to step in the on-deck circle. That all three

Wolves fall in state title game

INDIANAPOLIS — At a time when it would be appropriate for the Boone Grove softball team to sulk and feel sorry for itself Saturday afternoon, the Wolves held their heads high despite falling in the IHSAA Class 2A title game for the second straight year. Evansville Mater Dei scored an unearned run in the second

Sarah Brown wins IHSAA Mental Attitude; Back to back to back?

INDIANAPOLIS — Just moments after Boone Grove fell to Evansville Mater Dei in the Class 2A state title game, the Wolves turned their tears into cheers when senior Sarah Brown named the IHSAA Mental Attitude Award winner. Brown was a bundle of emotions as she accepted the trophy and check that was presented to Boone