Madison Press- RSS SPORTS Feed Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:27:56 EST 1800 High School Schedule Saturday, April 25BaseballWest Jefferson at Shekinah Christian (2), 11 a.m.Watterson at Jonathan Alder, 2 p.m.Softball Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:01:31 EST Record breaker! On Monday, April 13, West Jefferson eighth grader Justice Holcomb broke the West Jefferson Middle School long jump record which had stood for 30 years. She cleared 15'-5”, topping the previous record mark of 14'-10 1/2” which... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:51:33 EST Browns GM won’t trade everything for QB BEREA — Marcus Mariota appears to have it all: the pristine college career, the smarts, all the necessary tools to be an elite NFL quarterback. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:46:35 EST Alder grads excelling at next level Most high school athlete's competitive careers end the day they graduate from high school. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:46:32 EST Pioneers sit alone atop MOAC The Jonathan Alder softball team grabbed hold of sole possession of first place in the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division after a key 4-1 win over visiting North Union Thursday, April 23. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:46:34 EST Caldwell to play in All-Star game Jonathan Alder senior Troy Caldwell is getting one last chance to put on a pair of shoulder pads and football helmet as a high school student. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:01:31 EST Big innings turn games Blustery conditions made for a cold evening of baseball and softball in Central Ohio Wednesday, April 22. While some teams were able to heat up with big innings, others were unable to shake the cold and suffered disappointing... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:36:31 EST OSU’s Russell leaving for NBA draft COLUMBUS — D'Angelo Russell is moving on from Ohio State after one season. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:26:33 EST Mayweather Jr.: I’m better than Muhammad Ali LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. refused Wednesday to back off earlier comments declaring himself a better fighter than Muhammad Ali. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:26:31 EST High School Schedule Friday, April 24BaseballLondon at Grandview, 5 p.m.West Jefferson at Worthington Christian, 5 p.m.Fairbanks at Jonathan Alder, 5 p.m. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:01:32 EST Alder, WJ softball stay in first place If you want to play spring sports in Ohio you're going to have to deal with adverse weather conditions. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:16:34 EST Local teams compete in London Three of the four Madison County high school track and field teams competed in the same place at the same time Tuesday evening, April 21 at London High School. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:11:31 EST Cooley chooses Ohio Dominican When needed this season, Madison-Plains' Connor Cooley has run the 110-meter high hurdles, a leg of the 4x100 and has also competed on the school's 4x400 relay. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:06:31 EST Reds’ Price sorry for bad words, sticks by sentiment MILWAUKEE — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price is sorry for using foul language in a pregame tirade. Everything in between the bad words remains fair game. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:01:34 EST High School Schedule Thursday, April 23SoftballGrandview at Madison-Plains, 5 p.m.TennisLondon at Columbus Academy, 4:30 p.m. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:01:33 EST M-P board approves move to OHC Good-bye Mid-State League, hello Ohio Heritage Conference (OHC).That's what Madison-Plains is saying after the Madison-Plains Board of Education approved, by a 4-1 vote, a move to the new conference Tuesday evening. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:01:32 EST Hot Shots 10U wins title The Hot Shots Volleyball Club's 10U — Gorton/Whalen squad recently won its second tournament of the year at Buckeye Volleyball Center in Columbus. The Hot Shots posted a 6-0 record in the tournament. Pool play included victories over... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:36:31 EST High School Schedule Wednesday, April 22BaseballWorthington Christian at London, 5 p.m.Bexley at West Jefferson, 5 p.m.Jonathan Alder at Pleasant, 5 p.m. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:41:32 EST Hartenstein steps down at WJ West Jefferson High School director of athletics Matt Adams wasn't expecting to be looking for a new varsity boys basketball coach at this time of year, but that's exactly what he's doing after Stu Hartenstein recently resigned his... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:41:31 EST Bengals’ Marvin Jones recovered from surgery CINCINNATI — Receiver Marvin Jones was fully recovered from ankle surgery as the Cincinnati Bengals opened their offseason workouts on Monday, a huge boost for an offense that spent most of last season without some of its top pass... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:36:32 EST