Blazers girls fall at Adams
Ryleigh Grott scored 10 points as Marquette dropped a 55-24 girls basketball game at South Bend Adams on Thursday. The Blazers trailed 19-13 at the half before the Eagles broke the margin open in the third quarter.
Kohn claims the cash
It was a rough week in the NFL with plenty of big upsets, and most of those entering The News-Dispatch Pro Picks contest struggled as well. But three players finished the week with 10-3 records, so it came down to the tie-breaker. Daniel Kohn of Trail Creek guessed 48 points, and that was closest to the 55 scored in the Cowboys 37-18 win over the Giants, so he wins the $50 prize. Play Pro Picks every week by clipping the form in the N-D Sports section and returning it by 4 p.m. Friday.
PNW to host baseball camp
Purdue Northwest will host a four-week baseball camp at its Westville campus starting Jan. 12. Pride assistant coach Shane Prance will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in grades 1-12 and are limited to seven players per coach. Sessions are offered in hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and baserunning. Space is limited. Registration is underway and parents can save an additional $20 through the end of November. Enter code NEWS20 during checkout to apply the discount. For more information, visit USBaseballAcademy.com or call 866-622-4487.
Marquette hosts 3-on-3 tourney
In recognition of Marquette and Michigan City reviving its boys basketball rivalry, Marquette High School will host a 3-on-3 alumni basketball tournament Nov. 29 at the Scholl Center. The double-elimination tournament, which has a three-game minimum, is open to anyone from age 18 on up. A minimum of two players on each team must be Marquette Catholic or St. Mary’s alumni. The 2019 Thanksgiving Throwback will begin at 4 p.m. with an after-party planned at Barker Pub. Entry fee is $50. Register at: https://interland3.donorperfect.net.