In 1951, it was considered a victory just to finish the Indianapolis 500. The cars, as technologically advanced as they were for their time, weren’t prepared for the rigorous and grueling tests of driving a car 500 miles in the searing heat of a summer day on 16th street.
Indiana Elite FC is proud to announce our partnership with RCD Espanyol de Barcelona to host a 2017 Player ID Camp for boys and girls ages 8-18 at the IEFC fields, 4901 E. 109th St., Crown Point, IN. The camp, overseen by RCD Espanyol and its Academy coaches, will run from Friday, June 30 to Monday, July 3.
Crown Point's Alexis Holloway led a senior-laden group of Bulldogs to the first place in the Duneland Athletic Conference this season and was honored with the Conference MVP for her efforts! The second place Lake Central Indians led the conference in representatives with four.
Indiana Elite FC is dedicated to challenging soccer players to achieve success on and off the field through professional-level training and educational initiatives to engage and support the whole student-athlete. With some of the top professional coaches in the area, our teams have been showcased throughout the Midwest and across the country, competing in places such as Las Vegas, Arizona, Dallas, and Florida. IEFC is 1 of two clubs in the state of Indiana participating in the National Premier League (NPL), and is affiliated with the MRL, the USL’s exclusive Super Y League, Indiana Soccer League, and the Northern Illinois Soccer League.
Chesterton's Peterson, Kurek Win MVPs as 2017 Duneland Athletic Conference All-Conference Team Named
The first place Chesterton Trojans swept the Most Valuable Player polls for pitchers and position players as the Duneland Athletic Conference named its 2017 All-Conference Team.
After being postponed on Saturday, the Gary SouthShore RailCats avoided being swept on the road by the St. Paul Saints for the second straight season by taking game two of Sunday’s doubleheader, 10-3. Gary left a season-high 12 runners on base in game one and was shutout, 4-0, for the team’s third consecutive defeat.
Purdue Northwest's Baez, Mudd Earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete Honors
Purdue University Northwest tennis players Selina Baez and Patrick Mudd both earned Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors, as announced by the NAIA office Friday.
HCMS Boys Track team won their first KV Invite Championship and also was undefeated in GSSC to win their first conference title since joining the GSSC in 2013. The HCMS boys track team is the first team to win the GSSC title and KV Invite in the same season. They finish the season with a record 8-2 overall and 5-0 in conference.
Mark Hambuger and Charle Rosario exchanged scoreless frames through the first five frames in their season debuts, however, a two-out, five-run sixth inning propelled the St. Paul Saints to a 5-2 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats on Thursday night at CHS Field in front of 8,294 fans. Hamburger (1-0) retired 10 straight at one point and didn’t allow a single baserunner to reach third base until the ninth inning while Rosario (0-1) retired 14 conseutive batters and struck eight over 5.2 innings.