Sports

Youth Highlight Corner: Focus on a Metro Youth Sports parent

Youth Highlight Corner: Focus on a Metro Youth Sports parent

| September 23, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville This week’s highlight corner is focused on a parent of two Metro Youth Sports players because parents are needed to play an important role through support and involvement in their children’s future, it’s very vital.  This is one parent that’s out there making it happen: My name is Kevin King, I’m the […]

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Metro Youth Sports Football enters its 41st season

Metro Youth Sports Football enters its 41st season

| September 21, 2015

By Larry Whitt For 41 years ago, Metro Youth Sports had one traveling football team to serve the youth of Fort Wayne.  In 1980 it expanded to 12 teams—six varsity and six junior varsity teams.  Today, Metro Youth Sports has 30 teams in three divisions: Pee Wee (seven to eight years old) Junior Varsity (nine […]

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Meet Peter J. Hill, commissioner for Metro Youth Sports (MYS) Inc.

Meet Peter J. Hill, commissioner for Metro Youth Sports (MYS) Inc.

| September 9, 2015

Business Profile by Jeanie Summerville 1.)  How long have you been the commissioner and is it rewarding? It’s been eight years now.  Being the commissioner has its rewards such as meeting a lot of different, great people and wonderful young children—seeing young minds and young people excel, not just while they’re in Metro but later […]

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Youth Highlight Corner: Introduction to Metro Youth Sports

Youth Highlight Corner: Introduction to Metro Youth Sports

| August 26, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville For your sports entertainment, we inform you that since Metro Youth Sports players and cheerleaders have already received a medical physical provided by the African American Health Care Alliance and the Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority, they are up and running.  And, their games started this past Saturday, Aug. 22 at both […]

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Obituaries: August 19-25 Edition

Obituaries: August 19-25 Edition

| August 19, 2015

Roy Walker, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015. Isabella Wilkins was called home to glory at the age of 63 on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015 at home. A native of Uniontown, Ala., she retired from Mattel Power Wheels and was a faithful member of East Chestnut Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by father, Lucious […]

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Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

| August 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up babies? It really pleases me to learn of new clubs or organizations that are getting involved in the betterment of our youth lives because the more they know we care, the more they’ll feel loved, wanted, need and appreciated.  On that note, on Sunday Aug. 2, at McMillen Park, one of […]

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Richard Charlton of C-Style Tae-Kwon Do School of Chin-Kwon

Richard Charlton of C-Style Tae-Kwon Do School of Chin-Kwon

| July 29, 2015

Richard Charlton is the owner of C-Style Tae-Kwon-Do School of Chin-Kwon-Do and he can be reached at (260) 341-9532. 1.)  How long have you been in this profession? For 41 years, I started studying at the age of 14. 2.)  Describe the service that you offer. I teach Karate and Chin-Kwon-Do to children ages five to 17 […]

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Par Tee Golf Club announces results of July 11 outing

Par Tee Golf Club announces results of July 11 outing

| July 26, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Par Tee Golf Club, considered by many to be the Summit City’s premiere golf club, held a golf outing July 11 at Willow Ridge Golf Club. The club reported the following results, including flight winners with each place winner’s Actual score, handicap and net score listed in that order: A Flight 1st Place—Glynn […]

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World Baseball Academy to host free Ballpark Fun Day for youngsters

World Baseball Academy to host free Ballpark Fun Day for youngsters

| July 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The World Baseball Academy, 1701 Freeman St., at Taylor Street, is scheduled to host a Ballpark Fun Day from noon to 2 p.m., July 14 for boys and girls, ages six and older, who would have fun testing their running, throwing and batting skills. WBA instructors will oversee six skills stations. Skills measured include: […]

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JJ Foster to hold youth basketball camp

JJ Foster to hold youth basketball camp

| July 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Foster’s Kids Basketball Camp is scheduled July 14 through July 16, every evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bishop Luers High School, 333 E. Paulding Road. The camp is open for children from second to eighth grade. The cost for the camp is $40. J.J. Foster is camp director. For more […]

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