Madison Press- RSS SPORTS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:19:28 EST 1800 High School Schedule http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152607070/High-School-Schedule Saturday, March 28BaseballNortheastern at London (2), 11 a.m.Madison-Plains at Southeastern, noonJonathan Alder at Lakewood, 1 p.m. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:01:34 EST Raiders could contend for MSL title http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152571786/Raiders-could-contend-for-MSL-title Just how good will the London High School softball team be this spring? Red Raiders coach Kelly Nelson is cautiously optimistic. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:41 EST Plains’ ready to take step forward http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152550237/Plains-ready-to-take-step-forward The Madison-Plains baseball team had a laundry list of excuses it could have used a year ago when the Golden Eagles stumbled to a 4-19 overall record, including 2-12 mark in the Mid-State League Ohio Division, which placed them last. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:39 EST West Jeff loaded with talent http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152593925/West-Jeff-loaded-with-talent There's really nothing the West Jefferson softball team will see this year that they haven't already seen. That's because the Roughriders return nearly every single player from a team that won a Mid-State League Ohio Division... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:38 EST ‘Riders are young but ready http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152581541/Riders-are-young-but-ready There's a lot of teaching going on during baseball practices at West Jefferson High School. With a team of younger, inexperienced players, there's definitely a lot that can be taught. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:37 EST Pioneers focused on getting better http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152595431/Pioneers-focused-on-getting-better Just about everything Jonathan Alder softball coach Dave McGrew's team touched a year ago turned to gold. Everything that is except the trophy the school brought home from the Division II state championship game. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:35 EST Armed and ready http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152600412/Armed-and-ready Contrary to belief Jonathan Alder baseball coach Craig Kyle doesn't have a reserved parking space at Huntington Park in downtown Columbus, the home of the OHSAA state championships, it just seems like it. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:34 EST Golden Eagles looking for consistency http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152547599/Golden-Eagles-looking-for-consistency There are a lot of reasons for Madison-Plains softball coach Kevin Stockham to be excited about the upcoming season. With a roster loaded with talented returnees the Golden Eagles appear to be poised for a breakthrough season. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:01:33 EST Young Raiders ready to learn http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152580170/Young-Raiders-ready-to-learn There aren't a whole lot of players on the London High School baseball roster with varsity experience, which means the Red Raiders could be going through a spring of ups and downs. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:26:33 EST In NCAA, time doesn’t always fly http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152578556/In-NCAA-time-doesnt-always-fly CLEVELAND — The whistle sounds. The horn blows. And the madness grinds to a halt. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:35 EST Extra talk about extra points http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152579274/Extra-talk-about-extra-points PHOENIX — It's the dullest play in football, the one when viewers head for the fridge, fans in the stands head for the concessions. Even some of the players don't pay attention when the extra point is being tried. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:33 EST Duke signee wins Mr. Basketball again http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152579485/Duke-signee-wins-Mr.-Basketball-again COLUMBUS — Opponents tried everything to stop Luke Kennard as his team played before packed houses everywhere it went. Fans taunted him. There were long lines of autograph-seekers. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:32 EST High School Schedule http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152579620/High-School-Schedule Saturday, March 28BaseballNortheastern at London (2), 11 a.m.Madison-Plains at Southeastern, noonJonathan Alder at Lakewood, 1 p.m. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:11:31 EST Xavier’s Reynolds will play vs Arizona http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152556465/Xaviers-Reynolds-will-play-vs-Arizona CINCINNATI — Forward Jalen Reynolds accompanied Xavier to Los Angeles for its Sweet 16 game while the school looked into a complaint filed against him by another student. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:43 EST Masters field getting crowded http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152559970/Masters-field-getting-crowded ORLANDO, Fla. — Matt Every needed a victory at Bay Hill to get into the Masters, and he was only being honest when he shared what he was thinking as Henrik Stenson faced a birdie putt on the final hole to force a... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:42 EST High School Schedule http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152556846/High-School-Schedule Saturday, March 28BaseballNortheastern at London (2), 11 a.m.Madison-Plains at Southeastern, noonJonathan Alder at Lakewood, 1 p.m. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:40 EST National champs on notice http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152555851/National-champs-on-notice COLUMBUS — The confetti showers. The trophy ceremonies. The remarkable run to a national championship. All that felt like a very long time ago at Ohio State on Tuesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:39 EST Wichita State back in Sweet 16 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152554940/Wichita-State-back-in-Sweet-16 OMAHA, Neb. — Wichita State should know how to avoid distractions by now. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:01:37 EST Wizards wow London http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news-sports/152537628/Wizards-wow-London A magical night.From the game “Dungeons and Dragons” to the emerald-encrusted Land of Oz, Wizards have captivated young and old alike for ages. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:36:31 EST Record TV ratings for NCAA tourney http://madison-press.com/news/sports/152530823/Record-TV-ratings-for-NCAA-tourney NEW YORK — The opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament drew the highest ratings in 22 years for CBS Sports and Turner Sports. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:31:32 EST