Sports and Outdoors

Thursday, January 21, 2016

N-B Video: Norwell junior Kaylee Roller on Wednesday's win

Kaylee Roller, a junior guard for Norwell High School, talks about her team's win Wednesday over Fort Wayne Snider at The Castle. Roller finished with 18 points — including four 3-pointers — and four assists. The Class 3A No. 6-ranked Knights won, 73-64. (Video by Paul Beitler)

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

N-B Video: Norwell senior Rinkenberger discusses basketball win over Heritage

Norwell High School senior center Colt Rinkenberger discusses the game Tuesday against Heritage. The 6-foot 3-inch Rinkenberger finished with eight points and eight rebounds in the Knights' 56-50 win. (Video by Paul Beitler)

Monday, October 12, 2015

N-B Video: Wells County runners advance to X-C regional

Runners Jared Reckard of Bluffton High School, and Luke Zeddis and Megan Theismann, both of Norwell High School, discuss what's next at regional races at Marion on Saturday, Oct. 17. (Video by Paul Beitler)

Friday, October 9, 2015

N-B Video: Players discuss Norwell sectional win

Norwell High School smothered Fort Wayne South Side 8-0 Thursday in the IHSAA Class 2A Girls' Soccer Sectional championship game at Norwell.

Goalkeeper Jessica Siela and midfielder Lindi Dial discuss the win. (Video by Paul Beitler; edited by Matthew LeBlanc)

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Parlor City Trot registration is open

The 41st Parlor City Trot, which is part of the Race Around Wells Series, is set for 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 5, in Bluffton.  Along with the 13.1-mile half marathon, the Trot event will include a 10-kilometer run.

Runners may register online at
Cost of the events on race day are $30 for the Trot, and $20 for the 10-kilometer race.  There are discounts for early registration.

The starting line for the races will be on Main Street at the intersection with Walnut Street near the Wells County Courthouse.
More information is available by contacting or Dave DeVoe at or Laurie Baumgartner at

Awards for the races are as follows: Trot – top five overall, masters for male/female, and age group;  10K – top three overall, masters for male/female, and age group.

Results will be available at,, and 

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Video of Chandler Harnish's football camp at Norwell

NFL quarterback Chandler Harnish began a two-day football camp Monday, June 22, 2015 at Norwell High School. Harnish graduated from Norwell in 2007. (Video by Paul Beitler)

Monday, June 15, 2015

Upcoming Ouabache events

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