La Porte's Garrott Ott-Large officially signs with St. Francis

La Porte High School graduate Garrott Ott-Large has signed with the University of St. Francis in Fort Wayne to continue his education and play basketball. He was a four-year varsity starter at La Porte, where he became the 11th player in Slicer basketball history to surpass 1,000 points, finishing his career with 1,125. He was a two-time co-MVP of the basketball team and a two-time team captain. Ott-Large will graduate with a 3.9 GPA as a member of the National Honor Society. He will be studying Business Management at USF. Garrott is the son of Steve Large and Shari Ott-Large; and has two brothers, Grant and Griffin. USF coaches Chad LaCross and Jeremy Henney, and other family members also took part in the signing.

Slicer Athletic Boosters golf outing

La PORTE — The Slicer Athletic Booster Club Golf Outing will be held on Saturday, July 11, with registration and lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Cost is $100 per player or $400 per foursome. Registration forms may be picked up in the LPHS athletic office or by emailing Ed Gilliland at

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