If you've ever wanted to play on a Professional Basketball Team, nows your chance! The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are holding Open Try-Outs just a few hours away in Chicago.
WFFT's Game of the Week: Luers Vs. Snider. The Knights say they are confident that this season will be a complete turn around from last year, and it starts with Game one against Snider. Hear from Coach Kyle Lindsay, QB Noah Wezensky, WR Austin Mack and Captain Solomon Smith.
Komets add a pair of Veterans to the Pre-Season Roster
The Cougars are nearing the end of their Fall Camp and are going as strong as they were on day one. Hear from the team on what keeps them motivated in camp.
The Colts are adding depth to the Running Back Position by trading Kicker Cody Parkey for David Fluellen.
Cougars talk about Focus in Week two of Fall Camp
Notre Dame Unveils New Under Armor Uniforms
The Snider Cheer Squad takes their jobs very seriously and have fun while doing it. Each week they practice to get ready for Friday Night, then stand sideline leading the fans in cheers for the Football Team. Watch video to hear from the Lady Panthers.
Hall of Fame Coach Kevin Donley and company officially finished week one of Fall Camp. Hear from Players and Coach about their impressions, and areas they think need improvement.
Ball State University hosted its annual Fan Jam event, which allows fans to hang out with all the fall sports teams. See the video for the story!
Kyle Loyd takes his turn on the WFFT Hot Seat
On the final day of Colts Camp in Anderson, Quarterback Andrew Luck talks to WFFT about Pep Hamilton’s Playbook and the progress of the team. Chandler Harnish, NT Brandon McKinney, DE Jonathan Newsome all talk about what’s next for the team.
Antoine Campbell spent the majority of last season watching his team from the sidelines after an A.C.L. Injury cut his season short. In just two games, Campbell was leading the nation in rushing yards and had racked up six touchdowns, it was in the third game of the season that everything changed. After receiving the news that he would need season ending knee surgery, Campbell got right to work. He began rehab, and asked Head Coach Kevin Donley what he could do, to continue to help the team. Donley allowed him to help coach the Running Backs, and it was then that Campbell feels he learned an entirely different aspect of the game, that will help him on the field this season. See video to hear from Campbell talk about his road to recovery.
Head Couch Doug Dinan led his team in to battle against Ryan Halls Northside Redskins for a scrimmage to kick off Football Friday. See Video for Great Highlights from Both Teams.
The Panthers take on The Spartans early Friday Evening to Kick off the start of Football Friday. See Video for Great Highlights from Both Teams.
The Knights take on the Saints on a Sunny Friday afternoon to Kick off the start of Football Friday. See Video for Great Highlights from Both Teams.
Check out the video for highlights!
Check out the video for highlights!
2014 NBA D-League Finals MVP Ron Howard and Mad Ants President Jeff Potter talk about their summer.
After missing the majority of the 2013 Season due to an A.C.L. injury, Antoine Campbell is back and better than ever. Coach Donley and Campbell talk about his return.
Coach Trent Fine and Company are hoping to 'get over the hump' this year and pull in a successful season after racking up a couple of 5-5 records. The team is returning nine defensive starters along with a senior filled offensive line, and are counting on that experience to lead them to a successful season.
The Mad Ants hosted a Successful VIP Championship Celebration for the team. Fans were invited and treated to pictures with Ron Howard, the trophy, and free food and drink.
Homesteads Caleb Swanigan and Team USA beat China 113-71 to advance to the Semi-Finals
The Saint Francis Cougars finished up a successful day in Fall Camp. Coach Donley, Kory Stamps and Kyle Mathewson talk to WFFT about their progress.
After three long weeks of hard work and endless days, the Indianapolis Colts put in their last session at Anderson University. Head Coach Chuck Pagano let the team go 45 minutes early after The Special Teams coach fielded a punt from the Jug Machine. See Video for All the details.
Fans will have the chance to interact with Ball State Athletes on Saturday 8/16 as Ball State will host their annual Fan Jam
Former Norwell Knight Standout and Current Back up for the Indianapolis Colts Chandler Harnish talks about the advice he gives Little brother Piercen as he travels on his journey to success.
Coach Chris Depew is looking to bounce back from a disappointing season last year, as the team dropped five of their last six games. The team will get a fresh start as they enter the season in the Northeast Corner Athletic Conference.
The NBA D-League Champions are hosting a VIP Open house at the Team office 1910 St. Joe Center Road, Suite 61. See video for details
New Head Coach Roosevelt Norfleet plans on leading his team to victory this year. After a disappointing season last year, South Side is looking forward to a fresh start under a new leader. The Coach is teaching the guys how to be dedicated and the team is buying into his system.
The Cougars of Saint Francis are Back at it in their First full week of Fall Camp. The Team has three guys in the running for the Quarterback Competition, and so far it is a tight race.
Brian Kelly talks about the Quarterback Competition at Notre Dame.
The Cheerleaders for the NBA D-League Champions are looking for Classy Ladies to join the team.
The Cougars of Saint Francis are back out on the Field clocking in their first two a day of camp. Running Back Antoine Campbell has returned from an ACL injury and is ready to go.
The QB Competition is heating up at Ball State and former Concordia Cadet David Morrison is right in the middle of it.
Coach Darrell Hazell says that he looks to put a little pressure on his Quarterback hopefuls, to see which Athlete will separate from the pack.
After dropping their first preseason game against the Jets 13-10, the Colts have more to worry about then a loss. The team suffered injuries to (C) Khaled Holmes, OT Ulrick John, DT Jeris Pendleton, Daniel Adongo.
CrossFit Praus helped raise money for Habitat for Humanity by hosting the second annual 24 hour CrossFit the Fort. Check out the story for what CrossFit is, why they believe it's beneficial, and how you can get involved.
14 year old race car driver Chris Hacker is on a mission. He want to send 24 kids to camp by raising money through racing. Hacker, suffered a brachial plexus injury when he was born and want to raise awareness to the cause. So far, he has raised enough money to send 15 kids to camp, but he needs help to meet his goal.
Luke Amstutz and company know a thing or two about winning, last year the team racked up a 9-3 record and are planning for more success this next season.
The tincaps are on a roll in the second half of the season, and if the team continues to win, they could find themselves playing in the post season. Pitcher Kyle Loyd talks to WFFT about what his team needs to do to get there.
Notre Dame Star Linebacker Jaylon Smith takes some time out of practice to talk about some advice he'd give the youth that want to experience his same success.
Hoosier Classic Baseball Tournaments take place every weekend over the summer at The World Baseball Academy fields at The Ash Center. See both videos for tournament action and more on The WBA's vision for better playing fields
Former Ball State Team-mates WR Willie Snead and QB Keith Wenning are making waves in The NFL with their respective teams. Snead has made it beyond the first round of WR Cuts, and is impressing coaches along the way. The WR is a frequent target of Brian Hoyer. Meanwhile Keith Wenning is starting a quarterback controversy in Baltimore. Joe Flacco still holds the Starting Spot but Wenning is giving Tyrod Taylor some strong competition. See video for more.
Former Ball State Star Jonathan Newsome is making a name for himself with The Colts. Coach Pagano says that Newsome has every quality it takes to be successful in the NFL, and the Outside Linebacker has already been named to the Second Team. See video to hear from Coach Pagano and Newsome.
The Snider Panthers will be a force to be reckoned with this next season as Coach Kurt Tippman's team is stacked with senior leadership. The key to the Offense, according to Coach, is the Offensive line, and that's a core that's been playing together for all four years. See video for more from Tippman and his team.
Jim Roland and Company are looking to build upon last years successful season. The team racked up an 11-2 record grabbing conference and sectional titles along the way. See video for a preview and interviews from both Coach Roland and the team.
We finally have a name for the new high school conference that's forming in Northeast Indiana starting in 2015.
WFFT has interviews quite a few coaches and players over the tail end of the Summer, and have heard some pretty interesting quotes along the way. Here are a few of the many great sound bites of the summer.
The Notre Dame Football team wrapped up their second practice at Culver Military Academies with Head Coach Brian Kelly saying that he has some Top Notch Athletes on the team. Even though Kelly spent most of his time with the Wide Receivers, he said Jaylons progress is remarkable and they plan to use him much more this upcoming season.