The Waynesfield-Goshen Athletic Department is currently accepting applications for the softball and volleyball head coach positions.
Several actions on the legislative scene in December are pluses for those who enjoy the outdoors.The omnibus budget bill signed by President Obama on Tuesday contained a few items that should benefit fishermen and hunters.
It was on my most recent trip to 20th Century Lanes that I bumped into one of my favorite bowling people, John Bloomquist.
Each Sunday, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by Wednesday of each week to The Lima News sports department, 3515 Elida Road, Lima, OH 45802-0690. Call 800-686-9924 or 567-242-0451 any day after...
LIMA — Any game that has 14 ties and 17 lead changes should have a close and exciting finish; such was the case Friday night at Temple Christian when Upper Scioto Valley paid a visit.
ELIDA – It was just two points, an unexceptional offensive rebound, the sort of thing Defiance's Katwan Singleton has done a thousand times.
BATH TOWNSHIP — With just two returning letter winners back from last year's squad, first-year Bath boys basketball coach Shawn Allen is searching for the right combination of players to put out on the court.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 22 points and Mike Miller, making his first start of the season, added 21 on seven 3-pointers to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers over the Brooklyn Nets 95-91 on Friday night.
SALEM, Va. — Matt Behrendt threw for 365 yards and four touchdowns and Wisconsin-Whitewater continued its mastery of Mount Union in the NCAA Division III championship game with a 43-34 victory Friday night.
PERRY TOWNSHIP — Jared Poling had 34 points, surpassing 1,000 in his varsity career, as Perry defeated Riverside 73-49 in a Northwest Central Conference boys basketball game Friday night.
Boys BasketballAkr. Coventry 83, Mantua Crestwood 55Akr. Ellet 66, Akr. Buchtel 54Akr. Firestone 70, Akr. North 50Akr. Garfield 71, Akr. Kenmore 62
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — St. Marys kept Shawnee at arms length to continue what has been a solid start to the season.
PERRY TOWNSHIP — Paige Crawford had 17 points and Mackenzie Jarnagin scored 11 for Waynesfield-Goshen in a 54-45 victory over Perry on Thursday night.
COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer's smile said, “You don't know the half of it.”
NOTE: All information was supplied by area coaches. Any teams not appearing did not return preview information in time to The Lima News.GirlsBathDivision: IICoach: Ashley Giesken
It was easy to see in a recent match with Lima Senior High that the Ottawa-Glandorf Titans have a very good chance to be special this season. They were dominant on their home lanes over the Spartans, and they are off to a great start in the conference...
LIMA — Allen East got wins over Delphos St. John's (33-21) and Lima Central Catholic (36-12) in a tri match at LCC on Wednesday night. St. John's also defeated LCC 39-27.
CINCINNATI - Farad Cobb hit a 3-pointer that put Cincinnati in control in overtime, and the Bearcats pulled away to a 71-62 victory over No. 19 San Diego State on Wednesday night after letting a late lead slip away in regulation.
Be careful what you wish for.
COLUMBUS — In its first game against a North Carolina school, No. 12 Ohio State did all right.The next one will be a truer test.
CLEVELAND — Shelvin Mack scored a career-high 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98 Wednesday night for their 11th victory in 12 games.
WAPAKONETA — Blasia Moyler scored 12 and Megan Fisher and Carly Buzzard had 10 points each as Wapakoneta defeated Allen East 67-37 Tuesday in girls basketball.Carly Clum had 15 points for Allen East.
CINCINNATI — Jeremy Hill got the ball on Cincinnati's first four plays, setting the Bengals on course for an opening touchdown drive in Cleveland.
DETROIT — Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 30 shots through overtime and two more in a shootout as the Columbus Blue Jackets outlasted the Detroit Red Wings 1-0 on Tuesday night for their seventh straight win.
The Allen County Wrestling Invitational will be held Saturday at Bluffton High School.The five round robin poll matches will begin at 10 a.m. with the finals schedule for 5:30 p.m. (or 45 minutes after the round robin concludes).
New Knoxville High School will be selling tickets in advance for its boys' basketball games at Lima Shawnee on Saturday, Dec. 20, and at St Marys on Friday, Jan, 2. Tickets will be on sale in the school office during regular school hours...
Crestview will have several events tied to upcoming varsity basketball games. Homecoming will be marked this Friday against Ada.
The Lima Express (2-0) on Sunday will play host to the Lake Michigan Admirals (2-0) at Lima Central Catholic High School in a Premier Basketball League game. Doors open at 2 p.m. and tipoff is at 3 p.m.
Shawnee High School is advertising an opening for its head football coach's job after the resignation of Steve Owen.
CLEVELAND (AP) — They chased him. They taunted him. They made him look scared.The Cincinnati Bengals dismantled Johnny Manziel.Woe, Johnny.
LIMA – Competing at a higher level requires the right mindset.That's what first-year Lima Central Catholic wrestling coach Nick Sanchez is emphasizing this season.
WRESTLING CAPSULESADACOACH: Branden NicklesYEARS, RECORD AT SCHOOL: 5, N/ALAST YEAR'S RECORD/FINISH: 7-4, fifth in the Northwest ConferenceDIVISION: III
LIMA – Lima Central Catholic welcomed 2-0 Toledo Scott to Lima and used the game as an early measuring stick of where it stands as a team.
LIMA — The best way to cool down a team's hot shooting, is to lock down defensively.
LIMA — UNOH's men's basketball team has been on a fairly hot streak lately.Lawrence Jackson and crew made sure the Racers didn't cool off in the slightest Saturday against Siena Heights.
COLUMBUS — Junior Karissa Steffas led the Ohio Northern women's basketball team past Capital 67-58 Saturday at the Capital Center.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Devin Booker and Willie Cauley-Stein each scored 15 points, and top-ranked Kentucky shook off the shock of losing junior Alex Poythress by rolling past No. 21 North Carolina 84-70 on Saturday.
COLUMBUS GROVE — Jade Clement (17), Kyrah Yinger (11), Mackenzie Wurth (11), Sydney McCluer (10) and Brooke Hoffman (10) all scored in double figures as Columbus Grove defeated Elida 86-56 in girls high school basketball Saturday.
COLUMBUS — Cam Atkinson and Ryan Johansen scored in the shootout to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night for their sixth straight win.
COLDWATER — Four Elida wrestlers went undefeated as the Bulldogs won the Coldwater Sielski Wrestling Invitational on Saturday by going 5-0. A.J. Selvaggio, Blaine Hunter, Gabe Makin and Alan Schrader did not lose a match. Other area competitors...
ELIDA — Andy Grothouse had 24 points and Alex Odenweller scored 22 as Delphos St. John's defeated Elida 56-46 in boys high school basketball Saturday night.Fort Recovery 70, Shawnee 60
One can look at numbers from deer hunting seasons in a variety of ways.
Sometimes things just get so hurried and even harried in the life of the bowling writer that you have to just make a list – and yes I have indeed checked it twice!!
SPENCERVILLE — Mason Nourse scored 18 and Jacob Meyer and Zach Goetke had 11 points each as the host Bearcats defeated Elida 68-52 on Friday night.
LIMA — When two of the top boys basketball teams in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference get together, the game usually comes down to execution down the stretch.
Crestview's Jim Wharton has been named among those selected to the 2015 class of the Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
Van Wert High School is seeking applications for the following coaching positions: volleyball, golf and fall football cheer.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Allen East gave Shawnee all it wanted Friday night but the Indians did just about everything right in the fourth quarter in non-league boys' action.
Boys BasketballAkr. Buchtel 92, Akr. North 67Akr. Coventry 67, Kent Roosevelt 64Akr. SVSM 69, Lakewood St. Edward 60Albany Alexander 63, Wellston 49
Madison Stolly scored 30 and Kayla Verhoff had 20 points for LCC in the Thunderbirds' 77-44 victory over Allen East on Thursday night. Teammate Samantha Koenig contributed 11 points. Carly Clum had 23 points and Haley Wyss scored 13 for Allen...