Madison Press- RSS SPORTS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS http://madison-press.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:17:09 EST 1800 Playoff hopefuls running out of time http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150276812/Playoff-hopefuls-running-out-of-time There's no more wiggle room for the Madison County high school football teams still entertaining thoughts of postseason play. With just this Friday night and one more in the regular season schedule, teams are clearly in must-win... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:48:14 EST Time change a “win-win” for JA fans http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150277678/Time-change-a-win-win-for-JA-fans Jonathan Alder High School sports fans have a chance to make it a district championship doubleheader Saturday, Oct. 25, thanks to a change in start time instituted by the Central District Athletic Board. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:43:12 EST Alder girls top B-C, advance to final http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150279576/Alder-girls-top-B-C-advance-to-final The Jonathan Alder girls soccer team will get a chance at a little revenge when it squares off with No. 1 seed DeSales in a Division II Central District championship game Saturday, Oct. 25, at Westerville South at 7 p.m. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:37:04 EST Adding Marshall multiplies OSU’s options http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150271102/Adding-Marshall-multiplies-OSUs-options COLUMBUS — Jalin Marshall was a quarterback at Middletown High School, but he did the math and decided his future in college football was as a receiver. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:03:09 EST End of the road http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150263478/End-of-the-road London High School senior Conner Osterloh puts the pressure on a Bexley player in Division II Central District tournament action Tuesday, Oct. 21. London was unable to keep up with the talented Lions and fell 10-2. Bexley scored less than a minute... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:31:11 EST Championship season http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150263504/Championship-season The Jonathan Alder Eighth grade volleyball team just finished up a championship season that saw the Pioneers go 19-1 en route to winning the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division regular season and tournament championships. “This was a great... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:31:08 EST Keeper of the Ring http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150244127/Keeper-of-the-Ring When London High School assistant football coach Diyral Briggs extends his hands out to help a player, one of the first things the high school student notices is Briggs' right ring finger. On the finger is a diamond-crusted, 2010 Super Bowl ring... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:22:12 EST Alder returns to district final http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150244344/Alder-returns-to-district-final Every team has a weakness, the Jonathan Alder volleyball team quickly identified Hamilton Township's and exploited it in a Division II Central District semifinal played at Worthington Christian Middle School Tuesday, Oct. 21. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:19:07 EST OSU coach returns to Penn State http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150255416/OSU-coach-returns-to-Penn-State COLUMBUS — At its best, Penn State's Beaver Stadium is one of the loudest, one of the most intimidating football venues in the Big Ten. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:22:12 EST Bengals looking for answers after shutout http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150246104/Bengals-looking-for-answers-after-shutout CINCINNATI — Coordinator Hue Jackson was going over the Bengals' many offensive failures with a group of reporters in his office on Monday afternoon when there was a knock on the door. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:52:09 EST Meyer doesn’t want OSU to be satisfied http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150238503/Meyer-doesnt-want-OSU-to-be-satisfied COLUMBUS — The J.T. Barrett bandwagon is rolling along, but there is one important person who hasn't purchased his ticket yet. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:56:17 EST Fall season ends for area teams http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150223936/Fall-season-ends-for-area-teams No Madison County cross country runners placed high enough at the Division II district tournament Saturday, Oct. 18, at Watkins Memorial to advance to this week's regional race. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:43:10 EST Aces trump Lady Red Raiders http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150227291/Aces-trump-Lady-Red-Raiders You gotta know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:26:05 EST JA rolls to fourth straight win http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150214737/JA-rolls-to-fourth-straight-win The Jonathan Alder High School football team has officially turned its season around. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:27:09 EST Columbus Academy schools Madison-Plains, 47-13 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150213442/Columbus-Academy-schools-Madison-Plains-47-13 Madison-Plains had a mission to show that last week's defeat at Bexley was a temporary setback. But after a solid first quarter, the Eagles found themselves on the wrong side of another rout, losing to visiting Columbus Academy... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:08:09 EST Bobcats top WJ, 7-2 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150213430/Bobcats-top-WJ-7-2 Milking it for all its worth.Long ago, French chemist and microbiologist Louis Pasteur was saddled with finding an effective way to cure ills. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:59:14 EST Raiders fall 20-6 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150213426/Raiders-fall-20-6 Years from now when the London High School football team is an annual contender for league championships under coach Kyle Cutler, it will look back at games like the one it played Friday, Oct. 17, and laugh. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:37:05 EST LHS boys advance; WJ girls fall http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150203672/LHS-boys-advance;-WJ-girls-fall The task was steep, but West Jefferson girls soccer coach Jason Phillips knew his Lady Roughriders would be up to the challenge. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:14:16 EST Marching to the beat http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150195578/Marching-to-the-beat A year ago this week Hayden Conley was a senior at London High School and he and his fellow Red Raiders marching band members were getting ready to travel to Whitehall-Yearling for a football tussle between London and the host Rams. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:07:08 EST League titles still in play as teams enter Week 8 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150194116/League-titles-still-in-play-as-teams-enter-Week-8 League championship hopes and postseason dreams are still very much in play for three of the four Madison County football teams preparing for Week 8 match-ups. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:57:09 EST