VALPARAISO — Young Gavin Van Kley was recently part of a winning team when his seven and eight-year-olds Team Orange won the championship title at The Courts in Valparaiso. Not only did they w…

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DeMOTTE — After seven years as Covenant Christian’s boy’s basketball coach, John Heerema is focusing all of his energy on his full-time job.

DEMOTTE — One Knight and One Kougar were recently named as IBCA/Subway All-State Honorable Mentions. Covenant Christian senior Ben Lins continued to rack up the honors as he and former Knight …

WHEATFIELD — The eighth-grade Lady Kougars brought the trophy back to Kankakee Valley Middle School this year after losing their own tournament to Rensselaer Central Middle School last year. T…

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CEDAR LAKE — Despite a relatively upbeat season, the Kougar Boys’ Basketball team was one-and-done at the hands of a decidedly more athletic Hanover Central on March 3. KV lost the game by 20 …

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KOUTS — An abysmal third quarter doomed Covenant Christian in the opening game of the 1A Sectional tournament at Kouts, played on Wednesday . The Senators used a 22 – 2 run to overcome a halft…

DEMOTTE — The Covenant Christian Knights honored their three seniors at their last home game of the season. Seniors Ben Lins, Danny Bultema and Cade Walstra were celebrated as the Knights blew…

WHEATFIELD — Playing on the high school floor on Saturday, Feb. 29, the KVMS eighth-grade girls took on their Clark counterparts but fell in both the A-team and B-Team games. The A-team fell 3…

WOLCOTT — Less than 20 miles separate Tri-County and Frontier, but the rivals will take the long bus ride to Caston to face off in the first game of the Class A Sectional 52 tournament next week.

WHEATFIELD — Between the junior varsity and varsity boys’ basketball games on Saturday, Feb. 22, the team took time to honor the contributions of the two senior members of the team – Gavin Her…

CROWN POINT — The Kankakee Valley wrestling team had advanced nine grapplers to the Regional Meet in Crown Point held on Saturday, Feb. 8. Three wrestlers earned the right to move on to the Ea…

WHITING — The Covenant Christian Knights traveled to the shores of Lake Michigan to take on the Whiting Oilers and managed to squeak out a tough win despite being down by one point with just 1…

VALPARAISO — The Covenant Christian Knights needed little effort to roll over the Wheeler Bearcats on Feb. 11, beating them 60 – 26, despite the loss of services of senior Cade Walstra. The Kn…

KNOX — Having the bye put the Kankakee Valley Lady Kougars in one of the semi-final games held Friday, Feb. 7, at Knox. They took on the Wheeler Lady Bearcats and it really wasn’t much of a ch…

KNOX — The Lady Kougars and the Knox Lady Redskins were destined to meet in the finals of the Knox Sectionals and it was destined to be a fairly low-scoring tough game. When the two teams met …