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In a weather-ridden Three Rivers Conference (TRC) track championships on Friday, May 6, Manchester High School took home bragging rights among the four county teams after both girls and boys track teams placed second in a field of 10.

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After dropping Three Rivers Conference matchup at Peru on Wednesday, 16-0, Wabash’s varsity softball team continues to stumble as their consecutive losses move to nine in a row.

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Manchester University Athletics and the MU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) were honored to hold its awards reception – the Manny Awards –in the Upper Jo Young Switzer Center on Monday, May 9. Meeting in person for the awards reception for the first time in three years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Manchester recognized some of its top student-athletes for their outstanding accomplishments on the field and in the classroom during the 2021-22 academic year.

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Manchester University Athletics and the MU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) were honored to hold its awards reception – the Manny Awards –in the Upper Jo Young Switzer Center on Monday, May 9. Meeting in person for the awards reception for the first time in three years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Manchester recognized some of its top student-athletes for their outstanding accomplishments on the field and in the classroom during the 2021-22 academic year.

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Playing its final two games of the 2022 season, the Manchester University baseball team took a moment to honor its senior class on Saturday, May 7. The Black and Gold hosted the visiting Earlham College Quakers at Gratz Field, and after Saturday's doubleheader, honored its senior class of Andy Ayers, Paul Barrow, Tyler Colpitts, Carter Hooks, Austin Kresl, Andrew Magurany, Patrick Masters, Ryan Mueller, Gage Sandlin, Zach Speicher, Zach Thomas and Zach White with an on-field ceremony.

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One was a gladiator, the other a mouse. Both were winners. Two robots created by Trine University engineering teams took first place in their respective competitions at the 2022 National Robotics Challenge, held April 7 to 9 in Marion, Ohio.

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In the inaugural Apache Relays, Wabash boys and girls track teams both placed third out of five teams with Fairfield High School taking home the top spot in both fields.

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The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) announced the 2022 Softball All-Conference and major award winners on Wednesday, May 4. A pair of Spartans were honored by the league office this spring.

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A late-game rally by the Manchester University baseball team helped the Spartans earn a split of Wednesday’s Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) doubleheader against rival Anderson. The Spartans rallied with a four-run eighth inning in the opener of Wednesday’s twin-bill as MU defeated Anderson 6-5. The Ravens were able to clip Manchester in extra innings in the second game of the day, winning 6-5 in 10 innings.

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A barrage of hits led the way for Northfield’s varsity softball team on the evening of Wednesday, April 27 after the Norse used 10 runs in the fifth inning en route to dominating county rival Wabash in a 17-0 Three Rivers Conference beatdown.

Grow Wabash County (GWC) has announced that registration is now open for Grow Wabash County’s annual WACCY Golf Outing scheduled for Wednesday, June 8 at the Honeywell Golf Course, 3360 Niccum Road, according to project manager for marketing and events Chelsea Boulrisse.

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For the first time since 2016, the Manchester University women's track and field program claimed a sweep of both the indoor and outdoor Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) titles. After winning the 2022 HCAC Indoor Championship back in February, the Black and Gold completed their sweep by winning the 2022 HCAC Outdoor Championship on Saturday at Hanover College.

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For the first time in Manchester University men's track and field history, the Spartans claimed a sweep of both the indoor and outdoor Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) titles. After winning the 2022 HCAC Indoor Championship back in February, the Black and Gold completed their sweep by winning the 2022 HCAC Outdoor Championship on Saturday at Hanover College.

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Wabash’s varsity track and field team had no problem with Whitko on Thursday, April 21 after they won with a combined score of 133-97 with the girls squad hailing victorious with a final of 64-52 while the boys won, 69-45.

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The visiting Franklin College Grizzlies swept Saturday's Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) softball doubleheader against the Manchester University Spartans.

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Wabash’s varsity baseball team traveled to Marion (0-3) on Friday to take on a Giants team that was searching for their first win of the season. The Apaches, however, made sure to make their wait last a little bit longer after they tallied 15 hits and beat the Giants with a final of 16-4.

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The Manchester University outdoor track and field teams continue their preparations for the upcoming 2022 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Championships at the end of the month. On Saturday afternoon, the Black and Gold turned in some solid performances at the competitive Indiana D3 Championships hosted at DePauw University.

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The Manchester University softball team earned a sweep of Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) foe Bluffton University on Friday while following with a walk-off win in eight innings in the second game of a non-conference doubleheader against Hope College on Saturday as part of a strong weekend.

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UPLAND — The thud of a well stuck shot. The screech of shoes across a wood floor. The enthusiastic cheers after a well-played point or a match won. All those sounds of volleyball were present in abundance Saturday and Sunday as 60 teams descended upon Taylor University to compete in the EmilieStrong Memorial Tournament organized by the Grant County Volleyball Club (GCVC).

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With their regular season on the horizon, Northfield’s varsity softball team is ready to take a group of experienced talent and combine it with newly appointed head coach Kyle France.

After a sectional championship in 2021, Southwood’s varsity baseball team is prepping for a season in which they hope to have similar success with a new roster and new varsity head coach Steve Swinson.

With an Apache roster made up of five seniors and five juniors, the Apaches along with head coach Jack Holley are primed to let their veterans lead the way this 2022 season in hopes of a deep postseason run.

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For the third time this year and for the first time this outdoor season, Manchester University junior Enrique Salazar has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Male Track Athlete of the Week, the conference announced on Monday, April 4.

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The Manchester University softball team dropped its Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) openers at Transylvania University on Saturday, April 2. The host Pioneers edged the Spartans in the opening game of the day by a final score of 5-2. Transylvania would complete the doubleheader sweep with an 11-1 win in five innings in the second contest of the afternoon.