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Looking Back On An Unforgettable Year

Zach Piatt Sports Editor Graduation is today, and it still hasn’t hit me that I will never go back to Northrop High School as a student. Seniors were dismissed early on the last day, but I didn’t want to leave. Senior year was the best year of my life. I’ve made so many memories as […]

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Madness to End With Boilers on Top

Zach Piatt Sports Editor Before anyone questions the title, yes, I’m talking about the Purdue Boilermakers, the Big Ten regular season champion Purdue Boilermakers, the four seed in the Midwest Purdue Boilermakers. And before anyone goes on a crazy rampage saying I don’t know anything about college basketball and calling me the dumbest person in […]

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Robertson Reaches 1,000 in Final Game

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins’ season came to an end in the sectional semi-finals last night after a 47-67 loss to the North Side Legends. Northrop came out flat, scoring five points in the first quarter. They picked it up in the second and went into halftime down 19-26. Jaylen Butz had a […]

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Bruins Gaining Momentum To End Season

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins visited Bishop Dwenger last night and spoiled the Saints’ senior night, taking a 65-58 victory. Shots didn’t want to go down in the first quarter for either team, as physical defense seemed to be the key for both teams early on. Dwenger didn’t even make a field goal […]

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Northrop Takes Down Carroll on Senior Night

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins hosted Carroll for their senior night last night and came away with a sweet 64-62 victory over the Chargers. In a game with 10 lead changes and 11 ties, the largest lead of the contest was only seven. It was tight all throughout with neither team able to […]

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Bruins Take Care of Cadets

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins visited Concordia last night and came away with a much needed 64-52 victory. After three straight losses, Northrop came out flat and Concordia took an early 12-0 lead. It didn’t last long. The Bruins kicked it into gear and went on a 36-10 scoring run the rest of […]

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Spartans Survive On the Road

Zach Piatt  Sports Editor The Homestead Spartans visited Northrop last night and came away with a 63-52 win over the Bruins in a close, back-and-forth game. The Spartans jumped out to an early lead and were up 22-11 after one quarter of play. Northrop came back to within one at the half and tied it […]

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Bruins Defeat Generals Twice

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins hosted both Wayne’s girls and boys teams last night and came away with two wins. The girls set the tone early for Northrop, dominating Wayne 73-15. The boys followed up with a good game to watch. The first half was a back-and-forth affair as neither team seemed too […]

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Bruins Bounce Back, Gain Momentum

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins pulled out a win last night over the Lakewood Park Panthers 62-45 after losing four straight. Northrop led by three after the first quarter and increased the lead to eight going into halftime. The Bruins’ Richard Robertson led the way with 12 points in the first half. “Coming […]

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Bruins Lose Fourth Straight to Noblesville

Zach Piatt Sports Editor The Northrop Bruins fell for the fourth game in a row last night to the visiting Noblesville Millers 41-54. Northrop took control early and ended the first quarter up 19-9. The Millers rallied back to come within 1 going into halftime. Northrop’s Richard Robertson was huge in the first half, scoring […]

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