LIMA — Morgan Callahan had 24 points, 11 rebounds, 15 steals, four assists and three blocks as Temple Christian came away with a 47-30 girls basketball victory over Mansfield Temple Christian on Saturday.
Lima Senior 70, Findlay 42at Lima SeniorFindlaySarah Smarkel 17, Claire Johnson 9, Lexi Bronston 8, Abby Thomas 3, Katy Miller 3, Brittney Haas 2. Totals: 15–11–42.
DEFIANCE — The Wapakoneta girls and boys teams won Western Buckeye League titles at Saturday's meet at the Defiance YMCA.
BoysAda 64, Kenton 52Akr. SVSM 60, Athens 48Ashville Teays Valley 66, Circleville Logan Elm 49Bainbridge Paint Valley 81, Mowrystown Whiteoak 48
ADA — Ohio Northern used a terrific second half performance to post a 92-81 Ohio Athletic Conference men's basketball victory over John Carroll on Saturday afternoon at the ONU Sports Center.
It has been stated in this space over and over again that this is one great bowling community … from the bowling bantams to the senior leagues. There is always something great to be written about.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State is lowering the football ticket price for two non-conference games next season, but tickets for games against Penn State and Michigan State will be more than $100.
TOLEDO — Toledo St. John's was in no mood to give up first place.St. John's went inside early and often and Lima Senior had no answer.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — It was a start to a basketball game that will make any coach cringe.
PERRY TOWNSHIP — The host Commodores improved to 5-0 in the Northwest Central Conference with a 96-50 victory over Ridgemont on Friday night.
Saturday, Jan. 31Boys BasketballKenton at Ada, 7:30 p.m.Allen East at Hardin Northern, 7:30 p.m.Bluffton at Van Buren, 7:30 p.m.
ADA – It was more about getting back to who they were than about getting over who they weren't.
High schoolsBoys BasketballMinster 73, Parkway 44at ParkwayMinster
BoysAkr. Coventry 78, Mantua Crestwood 54Akr. Ellet 69, Akr. Buchtel 64Akr. Firestone 85, Akr. North 73Akr. Garfield 74, Akr. Kenmore 63
CLEVELAND — LeBron James met with Cavaliers team doctors Friday night to decide if he would play after missing a game because of a sprained right wrist.The decision was easy.
Friday, Jan. 30Boys BasketballLCC at Ada, 7:30 p.m.Bluffton at Allen East, 7:30 p.m.Columbus Grove at Spencerville, 7:30 p.m.
BC-HKN—Blue Jackets-Panthers,2nd Ld-WritethruBC-HKN—Blue Jackets-Panthers,2nd Ld-WritethruBC-HKN—Blue Jackets-Panthers, 2nd Ld-Writethru,736Bergenheim lifts Panthers to 3-2 win over Blue Jackets
BATH TOWNSHIP — Here's a scary thought to opposing teams. Bath's Maddie Dackin said her team can get even better.But on Thursday, the Wildkittens' press and 3-point shooting were pretty solid.
LIMA – Lima Senior had already beaten Toledo St. Ursula once this season, but the Spartans still played like they had something to prove in a 64-47 girls basketball win on Thursday night.
ELIDA — Elida hung in as best it could, but Shawnee's post advantage and foul trouble were too much to overcome.
ADA — Rachel Wildman's basket with two seconds remained proved to be the difference as Ada defeated Lima Central Catholic 51-49 Thursday night.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State coach Thad Matta has been wondering about his team's toughness.Not anymore.
LIMA — Hall of Famer Joe Morgan weaved his way through the masses to the stage.While the former second baseman for the Big Red Machine now uses a cane, he waved and smiled to everyone who yelled, “Hey Joe.”
High SchoolsGirls BasketballUpper Scioto Valley 72, Riverside 31At Upper Scioto ValleyRiverside
The WOHSBC heads into the stretch but this past week two valued members of Team Wapak took a detour to meet an individual honor and a personal goal.
The Ohio High School Football Coaches Association has announced its 2014 Individual Academic All-Ohio Football Team honorees. The selected seniors were nominated by their coaches, carry at least a 3.6 GPA and were named first team all-county, district...
There will be a trapshoot for boneless arm roast Sunday at the Continental Conservation Club located 1/2 mile morth and 1/2 mile east of Continental on Road E.
Thursday, Jan. 29Girls BasketballAda at LCC 6:45 p.m.Allen East at Bluffton, 7:30 p.m.Spencerville at Columbus Grove, 7:30 p.m.
LIMA — It was a record setting night for both the men and women basketball teams Wednesday night when they hosted the University of Michigan — Dearborn in Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference action.
Here is a look at some of the top high school sporting events involving area teams for the rest of the week.Girls basketballVAN WERT (4-12, 0-5 WESTERN BUCKEYE LEAGUE) AT BATH (14-1, 5-0 WBL)
BATH TOWNSHIP — Bath advanced to the Division III regional semifinals in wrestling by defeating Delphos St. John's 54-24 and Delphos Jefferson 47-33 in Sub-Region 24-A matches Wednesday night.
High schoolsWrestlingRegional quarterfinalsDivision IISub-Region 16-B
Ohio University's leading tackler on the football field was allegedly involved in a fight off the gridiron early Sunday morning.
High schoolsBoys BasketballLima Senior 68,Lima Central Catholic 53at Lima SeniorLCC
LIMA – All streaks end. And it became apparent early this one's expiration date was getting close.
LIMA – Two girls basketball programs with long traditions of excellence met Tuesday night. One is on the up-swing while the other is in a down turn.
BLUFFTON — The host Pirate broke open a tie game in the fourth quarter to defeat Kenton 43-37 in boys basketball Tuesday night.
COLUMBUS — Cam Atkinson had not scored a goal in his last 18 games.Put on the same line with a couple of the central figures from this past weekend's NHL All-Star game, he finally found the net.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The Shawnee Optimist Club recently held its Pass, Dribble and Shoot competition at Shawnee High School.Winners and runners-up by age group were:Girls 8-9: 1. Payten Metzger, 2. Lauren Auchmuty
FINDLAY — Ottawa resident Michelle (Biclawski) Williams recently was among six former student athletes to be inducted into the University of Findlay's Athletic Hall of Fame.
Lima Senior took a five-point lead into the fourth quarter but Toledo Whitmer came on strong in the final eight minutes to beat the Spartans 53-52 in girls high school basketball Monday night.
LIMA – It was a statistical anomaly so strange that even Lima Central Catholic coach Katie Krieg was left shaking her head in disbelief.
BOSTON (AP) — Brushing aside the controversy over deflated footballs, jubilant New England fans gathered downtown Monday for a spirited send-off as the Patriots headed to Arizona for the Super Bowl.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR won't change its new championship format, which chairman Brian France said Monday is “overwhelmingly popular” with fans.
MASSILLON — Massillon High School has hired Nate Moore, who led Cincinnati LaSalle to the Division II state championship, as its football coach.
CINCINNATI — All-Star catcher Devin Mesoraco has agreed to a $28 million, four-year contract with Cincinnati, leaving the Reds with two players in salary arbitration.
COLUMBUS — It was enough to give a goalie nightmares: A record 29 goals, 25 players with at least two points and eight with at least four.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The sold-out arena buzzed with 20,000 fans decked out in matching gold T-shirts. There was a national TV audience, two high-profile teams and All-Stars all over the floor.
COLUMBUS — After a tough win Thursday at Northwestern, Thad Matta was hesitant to say that Ohio State might be hitting its stride.Sunday afternoon, Matta was willing to grant that things are trending in that direction.