Cass alumni game reset for this Saturday

WALTON — Due to heavy rains, the annual Lewis Cass Baseball Alumni Game, originally scheduled for Sept. 8, has been rescheduled for Saturday. The home run derby will start at 6:15 p.m. and the double header baseball games will start at 7 p.m. There will be a cookout between games.

NCC athletes to attend sportsmanship event

In an attempt to promote sportsmanship among its schools, the North Central Conference will hold a sportsmanship extravaganza on Tuesday at the Mill Creek Civic Center in Chesterfield.

Each NCC school will send 20 students from varsity sports and cheerleading to the event. Guest speakers will include David Leedy, a nationally know motivational speaker, Don Peslis, an Anderson University professor, and author Harvey H. Alston.

“The North Central Conference feels that these student-athletes are future leaders and this event will help foster their leadership abilities,” said Logansport athletic director Greg Fisher. “The extravaganza’s goals are to better each student, school, and the North Central Conference.”

This will mark the fifth year for the event.

Miller leads Tri-State to third-place finish

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Tri-State University women’s golf team placed third in the Kalamazoo Jamboree on Saturday with a team score of 347.

Logansport graduate Becca Miller led the squad, placing third as an individual with an 82.

Sign-ups now being taken for Bee Bumble

BURNETTSVILLE — The eighth running of the Bee Bumble will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Bee Hive Community Center on the corner of Sixth and Logan streets. The event will consist of both a 5K and 10K run/walk as well as the Lil’ Stingers Fun Run.

Trophies will be presented to the overall male and female champions in each event and in several age divisions.

The pre-registration fee is $15 and must be post-marked no later than Sept. 18. The race-day registration fee is $18. Registration will open at 6 a.m. on the day of the race and is also available online at

For more information, visit or call 1-800-552-2446.

Huntington bike race is Sept. 15-16

HUNTINGTON — Cyclists from all over the Midwest will convene in Huntington for the Fourth Annual Huntington Bicycle Challenge on Saturday and Sunday.

The race is sanctioned by USA Cycling and runs 140 miles total, both on and off road. The two-day event runs 70 miles per day and offers a cash purse of $6,000 to the top winner in several categories. The registration fee for the racers is $55, which includes an event T-shirt. USCF or NORBA licenses are required for racers and are available on site for a fee.

Noncompetitive tour riders can choose a 60-mile, 25-mile, or 6.2-mile marked course each day. Registration for the tour riders is $30 for both days or $20 for one day, and includes an event T-shirt.

For more information, call 1-800-848-4282.

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