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The Pow Wow

Senior wins second state wrestling title

Ryan Purnick, Staff Member

March 12, 2019

Filed under Features, Sports

Jacob Moran has had wrestling in his blood since he was four years old.  Although he hated the sport at a young age, he decided to continue with it and has not stopped since. “You see babies and kids wrestling around with each other at a...

After 35 years, Portage coach still feels passion of basketball

Evan Gerike, Managing Editor

February 12, 2019

Filed under Features, Sports

“I've always felt like my job was to teach the young men to be grown adults through basketball. Sports are a great way to see how boys progress into young men.”

Girls’ basketball opens season with high hopes

Ryan Purnick, Staff Member

November 12, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Portage Indians varsity girls basketball started their season on Tuesday against Hanover Central. The girls began with a tough loss to Hanover Central by a score of 59-51.  While the results were not what the hometown fa...

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Baseball plans to bounce back from disappointing season

Jamie Valadez, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Filed under Sports

The varsity baseball team is entering the 2018 season with open minds and great attitudes. Coming back from a 12-16 record last season, the boys plan to work harder this season to turn their record around. Senior and second y...

Girls’ tennis looks towards sectional three-peat

Jamie Valadez, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Filed under Sports

Girls Varsity tennis is off to a strong and fun start according to seniors Alyssa Comerford and Cassie Quiroz. Comerford and Quiroz have both been playing tennis for four years. Comerford has been on varsity since last year and ...

After cold start, softball starts playing

Rebecca Rosado, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

Filed under Sports

With the spring softball season off to a snowy and cold start the varsity team is finally getting able to play. With 5 cancellations this season the team has played 4 games with a score of 2-2  ( as of April 11th). During th...

Boys’ golf prepares for season

Kaylee Darnell, Design Editor

April 13, 2018

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

As Spring slowly starts to approach Portage, the boys golf team is eager to start their season. The team had a big change happen to them, before their season even started. The team’s head coach, Coach Tim Kunstek, retired and their ot...

Back On Top

Jessica Butz, Social Media Editor

April 13, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

         Winning a IHSAA state wrestling championship is a dream for every Portage wrestler. Senior Kris Rumph and junior Jake Moran won their first state championship this past February at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in I...

Girls’ swim looks to improve in meets with help from new coaches

Evan Gerike, Managing Editor

November 29, 2017

Filed under Sports

The girls’ swim team has been working hard through their first two meets despite the hard changes the have faced with the coaching staff. The girls have had two meets so far, and have fallen short in both. They lost to Hoba...

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