Madison Press- RSS SPORTS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 1 Sep 2014 07:15:41 EST 1800 WJ starts season with last-second win http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50469421/WJ-starts-season-with-last-second-win The rich get richer.Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, journalist to the stars Robin Leach took the country on an inside view of the world of glitz and glamour on “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous.” Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:18:09 EST Marysville holds off Alder for opening victory http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50469796/Marysville-holds-off-Alder-for-opening-victory Area rivals opened the season against each other as the Marysville High School football team played host to Jonathan Alder High School Friday, Aug. 29. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:15:08 EST Eagles rally for season-opening victory http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50469213/Eagles-rally-for-season-opening-victory Sporting brand new uniforms, the Madison-Plains football team looked the part of winners in its season-opening tilt with visiting Cedarville. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:35:05 EST Urbana’s big second-half downs London http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50469470/Urbanas-big-second-half-downs-London Never let an underdog think they can beat you, because they will. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:33:10 EST Football returns http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50468635/Football-returns Jonathan Alder High School quarterback Luke Nees looks for an open receiver during the first half of the Pioneers season opener at Marsyville. For complete coverage log on to www.madison-press.com. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:35:09 EST Area teams continue to play well http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50460327/Area-teams-continue-to-play-well The Jonathan Alder boys golf team split its home tri-match Thursday, Aug. 28, at Buck Ridge Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:19:11 EST London boys roll over MPHS http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50452650/London-boys-roll-over-MPHS This one was over not long after it started.The London boys soccer team had little trouble with rival Madison-Plains in a Mid-State League Ohio Division tilt played Thursday, Aug. 28, at Plains. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:41:07 EST Madison County teams will be tested in Week 1 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50449365/Madison-County-teams-will-be-tested-in-Week-1 The more things change, the more they stay the same. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:39:12 EST In the swing of things http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50437184/In-the-swing-of-things Cade Smith of London Middle School tees off during a match with Madison-Plains Monday, Aug. 25 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:58:08 EST OSU’s Wilson ready for bigger role http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50437048/OSUs-Wilson-ready-for-bigger-role COLUMBUS — A year ago, Braxton Miller called then-freshman wide receiver Dontre Wilson “that lightning bolt.”“He's something special, man,” Miller said. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:52:07 EST London golfers outlast Bishop Ready http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50437671/London-golfers-outlast-Bishop-Ready The London boys golf team didn't necessarily play its best round of the season Tuesday, Aug. 26, but it was good enough to get a win. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:11:08 EST 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