A state championship. Now, a possible move upstate.
ZHS boys' basketball coach Scott Aronhalt told WHIZ he expects to be offered the Massillon Jackson head coaching position after a school board meeting Tuesday night. Aronhalt, who led Zanesville to the 1995 state championship, said he would not accept on the spot and would ask for a week to consider the proposal.
"If it were just me, then it would be something to consider," Aronhalt said. "But I have a family. Madge (...
As if a finger in a cup of chili wasn't bad enough.
Wendy's is now involved with the whole Kathleen Salyers situation. Salyers is the woman who sued OSU claiming a booster promised her $1000/mo. to provide food and a place to live for former Buckeye basketball player Boban Savovic. Salyers now says late founder Dave Thomas visited her home five years ago and offered Savovic money, but that Savovic refused to take the offer. An OSU booster who Salyers says was there denies this...
Silver Anniversary. Silver hair...of what remains.
The time has come.
Cambridge boys' basketball coach Gene Ford submitted his resignation, which will become effective at the Cambridge school board meeting May 19.
Ford's final victory, a win against Meadowbrook to win the 2005 D-II sectional championship, was his 400th in 25 seasons at Cambridge. He has 440 career coaching victories after one season at Shenandoah and five years at Tusky Valley.
WHIZ has learned that Bill Portis passed away on Saturday.
Ron Apperson tells WHIZ that Portis was one of the greatest running backs to ever put on a Zanesville uniform. He also said Portis was part of two Central Ohio League-championship teams in the the late 1950's and early 1960's.