Local News

July 15, 2002 - 12:05am
5 years 10 weeks ago
11-year-old Cal Ripken State Tournament

E. Muskingum 5 Southeast Ohio 4 --- Wesley Marling had the game-winning hit as E. Muskingum scored two runs with two outs in the final inning. Kody Ruggles had the game-tying RBI scoring Eric Azar. Then Jeremey Rice made up for a throwing error in the top of the 6th by scoring the game winning run on Marling's hit through the box. E. Muskingum advances to a national regional tournament in Indiana. Their first game is Friday at 11 am.
July 15, 2002 - 12:00am
5 years 10 weeks ago
13-year-old District 4 Tournament

Newark 5 Zanesville 2 -- The Americans got the tying run to the plate in the bottom of the 7th, but Michael Amicone lined out to the shortstop. Zanesville could have advanced to the state tournament in Newark with the win. It's a double elimination tournament. The deciding game will be at 5:30 today at Gant Municipal Stadium.
July 13, 2002 - 11:55pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
Zanesville Hoffer Travel Baseball

Hoffer 14 Zanesville Rankin and Rankin 0
-3rd straight mercy rule win for Hoffer

Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Star District Tournament

Americans 8 Nationals 1

Americans 4 Newark 2

Cal Ripken 11-year-old Ohio State All-Star Tournament

East Muskingum 10 Zanesville Y-City 5

Southeastern Ohio beat Y-City in Loser's bracket championship...will face East Muskingum in Championship game...
July 13, 2002 - 11:54pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
Semi-Pro League

Muskingum Valley Cobras 12 Akron Jaguars 7
-Cobras improve to 2-1 this season
July 12, 2002 - 11:46pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Star District Tournament
at Gant Municipal Stadium

Zanesville Nationals 7 Chilicothe 3

Newark 10 Cambridge 9

Cal Ripken Ohio State Baseball Tournament (11-yr-olds)
at East Muskingum Middle School

Zanesville Y-City 8 Mound City 4

East Muskingum 12 Southeastern Ohio 1 (4 innings)

Travel Baseball at John Glenn High School

Zanesville Hoffer 12 East Muskingum 1 (5 innings)

July 11, 2002 - 11:48pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
While there may not be a World Series in the major leagues, there will be for the Zanesville Hoffer. Zanesville qualified for the USSSA World Series in Jupiter, Florida by winning the AAA division in its league. "We're very excited just to go down and compete," Hoffer outfielder Gunner Mohler said. "We think we can win." The team will leave for Florida Thursday, July 25th. Opening ceremonies are Saturday, July 27th. The team will play at least six games.
July 11, 2002 - 9:07pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
The Old Timers Association wanted to see baseball the way they played in the old days...wooden bats for all levels. The Old Timers bought the Junior Pioneers some lumber sticks for the upcoming AAABA Tournament. They purchased the bats for the seniors too, for a Fourth of July tournament. So, everyone decided to use the wood to build some memories that won't soon grow old.

It's the crack of the bat that baseball fans have associated with America's game ever since it was played...
July 10, 2002 - 11:42pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
New Lumber Wakes Junior Pioneers From Losing Slumber.

Using wood bats rather than the usual aluminum ones, the Junior Pioneers beat the Senior Pioneers for the first time in years, 4-3 in 10 innings at Gant Municipal Stadium. The Seniors had won this season's first three contests between the historic rivals. Tune in Thursday at 6pm on W-H-I-Z as Adam Kuperstein takes a closer look at the "Wood-bat Ballgame" between the Seniors and Juniors.
July 9, 2002 - 11:51pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
Scoring an NFL low 226 points last year proved to be a slap in the face for the Bengals.

Enough of one for them to make a change.

Cincinnati signs Washington wide-reciver Michael Westbrook to a three year, $4.5 million contract. Westbrook spent the last seven seasons with the Redskins, where he says he was not utilized to his full potential.

He may be in Cincinnati too if the Bengals don't plug another hole.

The Bengals tied...
July 9, 2002 - 11:49pm
5 years 10 weeks ago
West Muskingum 14

Zanesville 4

WP: Drew Spence (1-0, 1st win of season)
LP: Darnell Van

WMusk: Jared Jesse (single, double, triple), Spence (double, triple), Chad Karling (2 singles, triple)
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