Viking Sports Report

12/3-12/9/2021

BOYS BASKETBALL STARTS THE HOME SEASON WITH A WIN!

12/3 - The Vikings had their first home game for the 2021-2022 season on Friday taking on The East Chicago Cardinals. Both teams dominated!
  • JV won 62-20. Matt Hofer led the team in both points and rebounds, with 17 and 7 respectively.
  • Varsity ended up winning 68-27. Blaine Dalton led in scoring with 11. Mason Jones led in rebounds with5 and Breece Walls led in assists with 12.

12/4 - The FR/JV and Varsity all traveled to Northridge High School on Saturday.

  • The FR started off the night with a great win, 42-30. Caden Crowell led the team with 17 points, followed by Trenten KImes with 9.
  • JV suffered a tough loss, 38-46. Jayden Adams has 11 points followed by Matt Hofer with 10.
  • Varsity battled hard and came away with the win, 72-62. What a night it was for Mason Jones scoring 33 points and 5 rebounds. Breece Walls had 11 points and 5 assists. Michael Flynn rounded out the top three with 6 points and 6 rebounds.

12/7 - The Freshmen Boys played LaPorte for 6 quarters on Tuesday night. the "A" team took the win in the first 4 quarters, 54-23. The "B" team also had a win in the final 2 quarters, 29-10. They were both all-around team efforts with each player contributing.

12/9 - Freshmen Boys traveled to Chesterton on Thursday. The "A" team lost 18-32. Deandre Price led the team with 5 points. The "B" team played 2 quarters and beat the Trojans 21-4. Jordan Cygan led the team with 6 points.

SCORES & HIGHLIGHTS

GIRLS BASKETBALL

12/3- JV and Varsity traveled to LaPorte Friday night.


  • The JV won 57-27. Reese Molnar and Micah Snider both had 14 points to lead the team in scoring. Becca Cavanaugh led the team in rebounds with 4.
  • Varsity shut down the Slicers, winning 49-14. Bolanle Ayangade and Becca Gerdt led in points with 10 each. Becca also led in rebounds with 4.

12/9 - Freshmen girls were defeated by Chesterton at VHS, 14-22. Emily Seymour was the lead scorer with 5 points.

WRESTLING

12/4 - Valparaiso went 5-0 at the Wrestling Duals.
  1. Valpo over Michigan City 59-12
  2. Valpo over Hammond Morton 48-33
  3. Valpo over Munster 46-30
  4. Valpo over Hebron 46-30
  5. Valpo over Kankakee Valley 39-36

Congratulations to the following wrestlers who went 5-0:

  • Xavier Hicks
  • Alex Bennett
  • Dylan Kwiatkowski
  • Pierce Pine
  • Chandler Antrim

12/6 - The Freshmen Wrestlers competed in the Crown Point Frosh Invite. Austen MacKenzie won 2 of his matches and Matt Kubiak won 1.

12/8 - The wrestling team was home tonight vs. Lake Central. Unfortunately, the Vikings were defeated, 15-63. The following wrestlers all won their matches:

  • Stefan Vitello in the 138 lb weight class.
  • Dylan Kwiatkowski in the 195 lb weight class. He pinned his opponent in 1 minute and 12 seconds.
  • Parker Gleason in the 285 lb weight class. he pinned his opponent in 2 minutes and 34 seconds.

BOYS & GIRLS SWIM & DIVE

12/4 - Both Boys & Girls Swim & Dive competed in the 53rd Annual Munster Relays on Saturday. The Girls team finished 3rd overall with a total of 96 points and the Boys finished 5th overall with 92 points. Congrats to Emma Krsak, Andi Grasch, Katherine Padilla & Edie Patterson for finishing 1st in the 200 Yard Medley Relay and 2nd in the 400 yard Butterfly Relay.

12/7 - Swim & Dive traveled to Crown Point and split the wins. Boys won 99-81 and Girls lost by 2 points, 92-94. Below are the individual winners:

  • 200 Yard Freestyle - George Patterson
  • 200 Yard IM - Cayden De Smet
  • 200 Yard Medley Relay - Emma Krsak, Andi Grasch, Katherine Padilla & Edie Patterson
  • Diving - Bryce Bernard & Lindsey Giesler
  • 50 Yard Freestyle - Paige Schulte
  • 100 Yard Freestyle - Edie Patterson
  • 200 Yard Freestyle Relay - Cayden DeSmet, Cade Kennedy, Jonah Lee & George Patterson
  • 100 Yard Breaststroke - Andi Grasch
  • 100 Yard Breaststroke - Jonah Lee
  • 400 Yard Freestyle Relay - Katherine Padilla, Jorie Irving, Andi Grasch & Edie Patterson

UPCOMING EVENTS

12/10 - JV/V Boys Basketball vs. Lowell at VHS.

JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Crown Point at CPHS.

12/11 - Wrestling at Chris Tricoff Memorial at Calumet New Tech High School.

JV Wrestling at the Crown Point JV Invite at CPHS.

FR/JV/V Boys Basketball vs. Kankakee Valley at VHS. Hall of Fame Induction Night.

JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Whiting at WHS.

12/14 - JV/V Boys Basketball vs. 21st Century Charter School at VHS.

Boys & Girls Wim & Dive vs. Chesterton at CHS.

12/15 - Wrestling vs. LaPorte at VHS.

12/16 - FR Girls Basketball vs. Merrillville at MHS.

FR Boys Basketball vs. Merrillville at VHS.