A grade card on Ohio State's 31-24 win over Minnesota, a game the Buckeyes were never really in danger of losing but which they also didn't dominate the way they could have:Offense
The best games usually involve some unexpected twists or turns along the way, it seemed as if they all occurred within a three-minute span during West Jefferson and Hamilton Badin's Division V, Region 18 semifinal playoff game played Saturday,...
The Dolphins Fourth and Fifth Grade Flag Football team (comprised of players from Plain City and Hilliard) won the Central Ohio Flag Football Game on Sunday, Oct. 26 at Hilliard Bradley Stadium. The team went 5-1 in the Hilliard League and then...
When colleges fire a football coach and begin the search for his replacement, they often look for someone who is the opposite of the last coach.
CINCINNATI — Linebacker Rey Maualuga knew the Bengals' defense had slipped against the run this season. He didn't realize it was in such a free-fall.
We've come a long way since Hall of Famers Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays were banned from baseball for associating with gamblers — not betting on games or tipping them off about injuries, but by shaking their hands as Atlantic City casino...
BEREA — For two months, suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon has passed Browns offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan in the hallway and had the same conversation.
Back in Week 3 the West Jefferson High School football team took a road trip South to play Jackson.
The Mid-State League Ohio Division is about as balanced of a league as you're going to come across which makes the London Red Raiders volleyball squad's dominance of the division that much more impressive.
CINCINNATI — With a 6-4 record, the Baltimore Ravens would be at or near the top of every division except one: their own. In the AFC North, it translates into last place.
COLUMBUS — After a double overtime win over Penn State and a 35-21 loss to Virginia Tech, Ohio State's coaches heard some criticism for being too conservative in their play calling.
COLUMBUS — The seven sacks and other humiliations inflicted on Ohio State's offensive line in its only loss of the season, 35-21 to Virginia Tech on Sept. 6, were a distant memory after the Buckeyes' line stood up to a stout Michigan...
Presale tickets for the West Jefferson playoff football game against Hamilton Badin which will be played Saturday, Nov. 15, at Kettering Fairmont High School at 7 p.m. will be on sale this week in the West Jefferson High School guidance...
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Denny Hamlin had a championship within his sights before, four years ago when the Sprint Cup title was his to lose.
The on-the-field talent level for the four Madison County football teams this fall was as strong as its ever been, that was evident when the Associated Press sports writers from Central Ohio gathered last week to select the All-Central District...
A grade card on an Ohio State win that contained a large amount of payback and could pay off down the road with a chance to get into the four-team College Football Playoff:Offense
MINNEAPOLIS — The clock was ticking down on Halloween night, and millions of dollars hung in the balance for Ricky Rubio and several other players who entered the NBA in 2011 and were up for extensions of their rookie contracts.
CINCINNATI — Giving the royal treatment.In the chivalrous Medieval times, the kingdom with the strongest nobility usually reigned supreme.
The London Parks and Recreation Youth basketball sign-ups are under way and the City of London's Parks and Recreation director Tony Brake is hoping for another strong season for those participating.
Being fully prepared for whatever your opponent may or may not throw at you is usually the best way to go into a game.
COLUMBUS — While revenge is often considered a motivational tool for a team that suffered an unexpected loss, it's hardly infallible.
CINCINNATI — More than halfway through the season, the AFC North's standings start with Cleveland.
LeBron James looked over his shoulder, almost in disbelief.This isn't what he — or anyone else — imagined for the Cavaliers.
PITTSBURGH — The game ball sat innocently in the gold-painted locker, an oblong tribute to a career revival no one saw coming.Not even James Harrison.
COLUMBUS — The defining moment of Ohio State's football season last year came earlier than expected.