NEW YORK — Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott won the AAU Sullivan Award on Sunday as the most outstanding U.S. amateur athlete who also demonstrates premier leadership, character and sportsmanship.
MINNEAPOLIS — Torii Hunter feels good about his swing and so do the Minnesota Twins.Hunter hit his first home run for Minnesota since 2007, helping Trevor May and the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 7-2 Sunday.
ADA — Some teams can go at least a decade or more without a cycle.
DALLAS — Angels' slugger Josh Hamilton is in the process of getting divorced from his wife Katie, according to court documents filed in North Texas.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State is coming off an exciting run to the national championship and the upcoming season promises to be exciting, too.But Saturday's spring football game? Not so much.
COLUMBUS — Braxton Miller made a surprise appearance at Ohio State's spring football game on Saturday, but it wasn't during the game.
SPENCERVILLE — Adam Purdy became Elida's all-time hits leader as the visiting Bulldogs split a baseball doubleheader with Spencerville on Saturday.
High SchoolsBaseballWapakoneta 6, Liberty Benton 0at Liberty BentonWapakoneta `011`301`0`—`6`7`0
GirlsGold Medal Meetat Ottawa-Glandorf
MINNEAPOLIS — The Cleveland Indians have had to be patient with the progress of Danny Salazar.His season debut gave them a nice little reward. The Minnesota Twins, meanwhile, were way too eager at the plate.
ST. LOUIS — Homer Bailey may not be at 100 percent just yet, but he was at least happy to be back on the mound.
LIMA — The 2015 racing season at Limaland Motorsports Park began with the Season Opening Shootout presented by Smith Boughan featured competition in all three primary divisions.
MINNEAPOLIS — Trevor Plouffe led off the 11th inning with a soaring home run to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
What a year!We can all be grateful that bowling is a great diversion that can take us away from many of the day-to-day frustrations that we experience.
Walleye fishing basically heated up as soon as the ice went off of Lake Erie.
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LIMA — The loud sounds of engines running are being heard once again.
BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath proved one thing Friday afternoon.With Andrew Renner on the hill, the Wildcats can be a completely different team.
OTTAWA — Anniversaries are special.For the Ottawa-Glandorf girls' track-and-field team, winning the 50th annual O-G Gold Medal Meet on Friday night was extra special.
ELIDA — Following a frustrating 3-0 loss to Van Wert on Thursday, Wapakoneta baseball coach Jason Brandt needed a good response from his team at Elida on Friday.He got it right away.
MILLER CITY — Jackson Lammers (4-0) allowed only one hit and one walk while striking out seven in getting the 3-0 complete game victory for Miller City against Columbus Grove.
Ohio State University-Newark recently eliminated all of its varsity sports programs, but so far none of the other schools in the Ohio Regional Campus Conference, including OSU-Lima/Rhodes State, appear interested in following suit.
COLUMBUS — The Ohio State University football team will play its annual spring game at 1:45 p.m. Saturday at Ohio Stadium. Here's a quick guide to what you need to know:
Results through Tuesday.GIRLS3,200 relay – Minster 10:16.89; Ottawa-Glandorf 10:31.49; Botkins 10:38.40
SoftballMiller City 9, Leipsic 0at Miller CityLeipsic `000`000`—`0`6`1MC `005`004`—`9`12`0WP– Kylee Ricker (1-2). LP– Lopez.