Madison Press- RSS SPORTS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:28:57 EST 1800 Motivated seniors carry London past Shekinah http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50420104/Motivated-seniors-carry-London-past-Shekinah The London volleyball team is out to enact some revenge this season. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:46:10 EST LMS football teams pick up victories http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50419185/LMS-football-teams-pick-up-victories Football season returned in glorious fashion for the London Middle School football squads. Both teams opened the 2014 campaign with rewarding victories.Seventh Grade Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:51:18 EST Volleyball teams takes the challenge http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50410703/Volleyball-teams-takes-the-challenge The Madison-Plains seventh and eighth grade volleyball team participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Wednesday, Aug. 20. Front row from left are: Katelynn Fisher, Connor Hunter, Whitney Stires, Sara Stonerock, Cori Charles and Savannah Carner;... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:47:07 EST Meyer: Optimism about OSU realistic http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50421234/Meyer:-Optimism-about-OSU-realistic COLUMBUS — Football coaches and optimism at the beginning of a season are constant companions, sort of like pancakes and syrup.But deep down, they know. They know if their enthusiasm is real or contrived. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:46:09 EST Love pledges commitment to Cavs http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50423643/Love-pledges-commitment-to-Cavs INDEPENDENCE — Kevin Love's phone rang in July and LeBron James asked the All-Star forward if he wanted to play with him in Cleveland.“I'm in,” Love said.For the long haul. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:45:08 EST Miller’s hometown shocked by injury news http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50421411/Millers-hometown-shocked-by-injury-news HUBER HEIGHTS — In Braxton Miller's hometown of Huber Heights, residents enjoy talking about the accomplishments of the Wayne High School graduate, the Ohio State University quarterback. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:44:07 EST Tiger Woods dumps swing coach http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50404083/Tiger-Woods-dumps-swing-coach PARAMUS, N.J. — Tiger Woods is leaving swing coach Sean Foley after four years and no majors. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:22:06 EST WJ girls run season record to 3-0 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50398311/WJ-girls-run-season-record-to-3-0 Most of the students in Madison County went back to school last week, and while most of the sports teams started playing regular season games, this past weekend was relatively quiet.Boys soccer Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:50:17 EST Final dress rehearsal http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50401691/Final-dress-rehearsal Jonathan Alder's Cal Duckworth evades a Columbus Briggs defender during the team's final scrimmage of the season Friday, Aug. 22. The Pioneers open the season Friday, Aug. 29, at neighboring rival Marysville. Kickoff is slated for 7:30... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:47:13 EST JA baseball golf scramble http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50401613/JA-baseball-golf-scramble The winners of the Jonathan Alder baseball golf scramble are from left: Jim Waterwash, Brien Hodgson, Coach Craig Kyle, Adam Collier and Nick Pitzer. The event was held at Buck Ridge Golf Course. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:46:09 EST Same goal, new plan for OSU http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50402671/Same-goal-new-plan-for-OSU COLUMBUS — Everything changed with one throw, one scream of pain, one fall to the ground on the practice field. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:46:06 EST Tennis teams return to the court http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50238263/Tennis-teams-return-to-the-court The girls high school tennis season gets started well before a lot of the athletes actually get into the classrooms for the year. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:09:09 EST Golden Eagles look to limit turnovers, continue climb http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50299435/Golden-Eagles-look-to-limit-turnovers-continue-climb All it takes is someone with a vision.Madison-Plains football coach Jason Hunt was convinced he could change the culture surrounding the Golden Eagles long-suffering football program. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:32:15 EST Alder girls trying to clear semifinal hurdle http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50296116/Alder-girls-trying-to-clear-semifinal-hurdle Jonathan Alder girls soccer coach Barb Skidmore isn't holding back when it comes to telling people how good she thinks her Lady Pioneers could be this season. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:32:13 EST London ready to compete with big boys http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50288129/London-ready-to-compete-with-big-boys There is genuine excitement surrounding the London High School boys soccer team this season. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:32:12 EST Rough road ahead for young ‘Riders http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50253551/Rough-road-ahead-for-young-Riders The West Jefferson boys soccer team played well in stretches last year in battling to a record right around the .500 mark. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:31:22 EST Lady Roughriders are experienced, talented http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50283157/Lady-Roughriders-are-experienced-talented There's a new coach leading the West Jefferson girls soccer team this fall, but he's not an unfamiliar face. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:31:21 EST Ready FM airing 10 weeks of county football http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50311186/Ready-FM-airing-10-weeks-of-county-football If you can't get out of the house or away from your job on a Friday night this fall, don't fret, you can still catch some high school football. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:31:20 EST Lady Raiders face an uphill battle http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50285699/Lady-Raiders-face-an-uphill-battle If you're going to climb a mountain, you're likely going to have to start somewhere near the bottom. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:31:19 EST Alder boys looking to take next step http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50295359/Alder-boys-looking-to-take-next-step Coach David Lanka says the Jonathan Alder High School boys soccer team has all the pieces in place to build on last year's 13-3-1 season. All he needs now is for the Pioneers to take that final step. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:31:18 EST