You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Preps Plus

  • Make your picks
    This season, The Journal Gazette sports department is inviting nine readers to participate in our weekly high school football predictions contest.
  • AP releases football poll
    The Associated Press released its 2014 preseason high school football on Tuesday.
  • Angola numbers low
    NEW HAVEN – Despite coaching a Class 4A program and at the largest school in the NECC, Angola first-year coach Andy Thomas is still dealing with a numbers crunch.
Advertisement

Wayne playing better

Lost in the absence of Bishop Luers football coach Matt Lindsay from Friday's 27-7 win over Wayne was the play of the Generals.

Coming off a winless 2011 campaign, Wayne looks to be a program on the rise in the future despite a 1-4 overall record and 0-3 in the SAC.

With fewer than five minutes remaining in the game, the Generals trailed only 13-7 before two late scores put the game out of reach.

And if it weren't for a goal-line stand at the end of the first half, Wayne might have led at halftime instead of trailing 13-7.

Generals quarterback Jaylon Thomas threw for 117 yards and the running game behind Austin Yarbro and Marlon Rogers-Fincher moved the ball at times against the Knights.

And the Wayne defense held Luers to fewer than 180 yards of total offense.

Wayne is young, talented and destined for bigger and brighter things.

High School Sports Editor Greg Jones on prep sports.

Advertisement