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Raiders respond to Panthers for Homecoming win

Raiders respond to Panthers for Homecoming win

PONETO — After racing out to an early 20-point lead, the Southern Wells Raiders found themselves in a battle in the second half at Carnes Field Friday...

Knights register 20-3 triumph over Braves

Knights register 20-3 triumph over Braves

DECATUR — Norwell coach Jeff Miller was happy to take his team’s 20-3 win at Bellmont Friday night.

Tigers’ defense fails to throttle Woodlan

Tigers’ defense fails to throttle Woodlan

On offense the Bluffton Tigers improved Friday night, but the Woodlan Warriors exposed weaknesses in the Tigers’ defense and rolled to a 49-32 victory Friday...

Raiders turn things around to whip Bulldogs

Raiders turn things around to whip Bulldogs

MICHIGANTOWN — What a difference about 13 hours made for the Southern Wells Raiders, who had to make another long road trip to finish their football game...

Starfires roll over Tigers 42-14

Starfires roll over Tigers 42-14

Eskridge has big game, but Bluffton can’t capitalize

Norwell spikers top Snider but lose to Leo

The Norwell Knights split a pair of girls’ volleyball matches Saturday at the Castle, defeating Fort Wayne Snider 3-0 and losing a close 3-1 battle against the Leo Lions.

Raiders win, Tigers fall to South Adams

In two Friday night high school football games delayed by storms, Wells County’s local teams had mixed results Saturday. At Clinton Central, the Southern Wells Raiders prevailed by a 33-20 score. In Berne, the South...

Chargers roar back to defeat Knights 22-19

Chargers roar back to defeat Knights 22-19

Despite a strong performance by senior quarterback Piercen Harnish, the Norwell Knights could not protect a lead that they enjoyed for 47 minutes. The Class 6A...

Tigers, Raiders’ games to be continued on Saturday

Due to the line of thunderstorms which swept through Indiana Friday night, the many high school football games were postponed due to lightning, and the Bluffton Tigers and Southern Wells Raiders’ games were...

Chandler Harnish released from Colts, looking for job

Chandler Harnish released from Colts, looking for job

Chandler Harnish’s professional football career hit a bump in the road over the weekend.

Raiders’ offense pelts Fremont

Raiders’ offense pelts Fremont

It was a completely different look for the Southern Wells Raiders Friday night at Carnes Field. After struggling on offense a week earlier in a loss to...

Heritage rallies past Knights 31-21

Heritage rallies past Knights 31-21

Harnish suffers injury before halftime After a mistake-riddled first half by the Heritage Patriots led to an early 19-0 first-half lead for the Norwell...

Clutch 4th-down plays lift Tigers over Manchester

NORTH MANCHESTER — Big plays on fourth down, on both sides of the ball, led the Bluffton Tigers to a 28-21 win over the host Manchester Squires Friday evening. The Tigers stopped the Squires on fourth down five times...

Count down for Harnish going into preseason finale

Count down for Harnish going into preseason finale

With the Indianapolis Colts’ General Manager Ryan Grigson, head coach Chuck Pagano and other members of the staff going over the current list of players,...

Colts’ Harnish keeps head up even in defeat

Colts’ Harnish keeps head up even in defeat

INDIANAPOLIS — After having more opportunities to guide the Indianapolis Colts to a preseason win for the second week in a row, the chance backfired again...

Knights dominate trenches to escape with win

Knights dominate trenches to escape with win

LEO-CEDARVILLE— In past seasons, the Leo Lions had their way with the Norwell Knights. Not this time.

Southwood spoils Raiders’ opener

The Southwood Knights ruined Opening Night of the football season for the Southern Wells Raiders, finally wearing down the Raiders in the second half for a 26-7 win at Carnes Field.

Colts’ Harnish learning from his backup role

Colts’ Harnish learning from his backup role

INDIANAPOLIS — Just when it looked like the Indianapolis Colts had their second preseason NFL exhibition game in the bag, they let it get away from them and...

Wells County football coaches, teams gearing up

The public schools have started this week, but the high school football programs in Wells County have been active since the end of the 2013-2014 school year.

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On the right page

Bluffton Tigers’ head football coach Randy Hudgins looks over his playbook while giving players instructions

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