Football

Wells gridders gear for sectional semifinals

Wells gridders gear for sectional semifinals

Following last week’s first-round sectional victories, the three Wells County football teams will be back in action Friday night, competing for a shot at...

Harnish rises to the top

Harnish rises to the top

Passes brother in tackles, second in career rushing

Eight Knights named to All-NHC grid team

Seniors Piercen Harnish, Ashton McCune and Andrew Oakes led a group of eight Norwell High School football players, who were selected to the final All-Northeast Hoosier Conference team.

Tyler Holmes, Little Giants continue to roll along

Tyler Holmes, Little Giants continue to roll along

Senior running back Tyler Holmes helped the Wabash College Little Giants crush Oberlin 70-10 in college football action Saturday at Crawfordsville.

Knights dominate Frankfort, 35-14

Knights dominate Frankfort, 35-14

FRANKFORT — With a balanced offensive attack and a strong defensive effort, the Norwell Knights opened the Indiana High School Athletic Association state...

Big second half lifts Raiders over North Miami

Big second half lifts Raiders over North Miami

DENVER — Southern Wells coach Steve Yencer wasn’t worried when his team went into halftime trailing the underdog North Miami Warriors 7-0 Friday night.

Tigers top Argylls in thrilling finish

Tigers top Argylls in thrilling finish

FAIRMOUNT — You had to see this one to believe it.

High school football sectionals kick off Friday

High school football sectionals kick off Friday

The next part of the high school football season begins Friday night for the three Wells County schools with the Indiana High School Athletic Association state...

Raiders pull out a stunner against Starfires

Raiders pull out a stunner against Starfires

For the second week in a row, the Southern Wells Raiders came up with an unexpected win.

Eagles spoil Norwell’s Senior Night in OT

Eagles spoil Norwell’s Senior Night in OT

On Norwell Senior Night, the Knights’ football team suffered a 35-34 loss in overtime to the Columbia City Eagles.

Lions roar past outmatched Tigers

LEO-CEDARVILLE — The Bluffton Tigers ran into a football team that was simply bigger, faster and stronger Friday night.

County teams to open grid sectional with road contests

Wells County high school football fans will have to fill up their cars’ gas tanks or car pool when the state tournament begins.

Raiders thump Monroe Central

FARMLAND — The Southern Wells Raiders came up with a huge road win Friday night, dumping a favored Monroe Central squad, 27-7, on a damp, leaky night.

Spartans’ big plays too much for Norwell

Spartans’ big plays too much for Norwell

FORT WAYNE — For about 13 minutes of Friday night’s football game between the Norwell Knights and Homestead Spartans, the visiting Knights controlled the...

Jets run over Tigers

Jets run over Tigers

MONROE — Throughout the season, the Bluffton Tigers have found themselves in positions to win football games, but it hasn’t happened enough.

Chandler Harnish back with the Vikings

Chandler Harnish back with the Vikings

Chandler Harnish (8) fist bumps with Minnesota Vikings’ quarterback Christian Ponder (7) before last Thursday night’s NFL football game against the Green...

Knights roll to win over Barons

Knights roll to win over Barons

The Norwell Knights took the wind out of the DeKalb Barons early with three first-quarter touchdowns Friday night and went on to win their first home game of...

Patriots spoil Tigers’ Festival

The two-pronged running attack of the Heritage Patriots turned out to be more than the Bluffton Tigers could handle Friday night.

Chandler at Minnesota

Chandler at Minnesota

Chandler arrives at Minnesota

Whirlwind lands Chandler Harnish in Minnesota

Whirlwind lands Chandler Harnish in Minnesota

In the span of one day, Chandler Harnish is back in the National Football League and studying a playbook again.

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