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Matt Ryan
April 3, 2016 - 10:34pm
12 weeks 15 hours ago

New Lexington senior Matt Adams has another accomplishment to add to his already stellar season; a national championship.  Adams defeated Norton's Mitch Bischoff to win this year's senior division NHSCA National Championship.

"I got my mindset right and went in there and wrestled my match and did what I had to do," Adams stated. "I'm happy for the school, the community and everybody that supported me."

To get to this match, Adams had to beat the odds....

Matt Ryan
April 3, 2016 - 8:48pm
12 weeks 15 hours ago

Muskingum took on Marietta in a softball doubleheader at Donna J. Newberry Field, looking for a pair of wins after losing seven out of their last eight games.

The Fighting Muskies lost the first game 4-1, but rallied in the second game to win 3-2. Starting pitcher Dakota DeAmicis was credited with the win and is now 4-0 on the season.

Muskingum is now 9-15 overall and will take on Wilmington in a doubleheader on Wednesday.

Local Sports Scoreboard

NCAA...

Matt Ryan
April 2, 2016 - 8:52pm
12 weeks 1 day ago

Local Sports Scoreboard

Baseball
Zanesville 5
Dublin Coffman 6

Philo 3
Ridgewood 9

G1: Sheridan 9
Logan 1
G2:Sheridan 6
Logan 1

G1: Tri-Valley 17
Johnstown 5
G2: Tri-Valley 0
Edison 3

West Muskingum 4
Coshocton 8

John Glenn 2
Newark 5

G1: Alexander 8...

Matt Ryan
April 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
12 weeks 1 day ago

New Lexington Senior Matt Adams already has an MVL championship as well as a state championship under his belt, but tomorrow will be his biggest battle yet. 

Adams will hit the mat in a rematch with Mitch Bischoff, the grappler he beat in this year's state finals.  Getting to this point was not an easy journey.  Adams had to defeat two Division-1 wrestlers in Christian Rebottaro, Michigan State Recruit, and Gabe Beyer, a Penn State recruit.

"My coach told me I...

April 2, 2016 - 3:22pm
12 weeks 2 days ago

 Meadowbrook senior quarterback Dalton Wiggins has signed a letter of intent to continue his football career next season at Cincinnati Christian University.  

The senior dual-threat quarterback suffered a collarbone injury early in the regular season, but was able to make a comeback in week 8 and helped the Colts reach their first playoff game in school history.

Wiggins has been awarded numerous honors during his high school career, including being named a third team...

April 1, 2016 - 11:55pm
12 weeks 2 days ago

The West swept the East in the District 12 All-Star games Friday night at Buckeye Trail. The West girls won, 96-86, and the West boys won, 132-112. Fort Frye's Alexis Enochs earned MVP honors in the girls game with 15 points, while John Glenn's Matt Weir won MVP in the boys game with 25 points. Philo's Kara Hutcheson won the girls three-point shooting contest, while John Glenn's Tanner Slack took home the hardware in the boys dunk contest.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

BOYS...

Matt Ryan
April 1, 2016 - 10:49pm
12 weeks 2 days ago

Maysville senior Kaleigh Bennett signed an official letter of intent this morning to bowl collegiately at Wright State.  

Bennett has had a stellar bowling career,  including a top 20 finish in this year's state tournament.  Bennett was named Honorable Mention All-Ohio this season after posting a score of 587 points in a 3-game series.  

"As a freshman coming in it's going to be more work for me.  I'm an anchor bowler on my team, but they say...

April 1, 2016 - 12:07am
12 weeks 3 days ago

The best from the East and the West are set to tangle at Buckeye Trail High School. The girls game tips at 6 p.m. and the boys game follows at 8 p.m.

 Girls West

Kara Hutcheson 5-5 Philo
Hannah Miller 5-7 Cambridge
Donna Swinehart 5-7 Sheridan
Kori Sidwell 5-9 Maysville
Marisa Goodright 5-7 Meadowbrook
Katie Stottsberry 5-11 Maysville
Alexis Enochs 6-1 Fort...

April 1, 2016 - 12:01am
12 weeks 3 days ago

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

MORGAN 4
MAYSVILLE 5

WEST MUSKINGUM 0
PHILO 10

SHERIDAN 4
CROOKSVILLE 3

NEW LEXINGTON 2
TRI-VALLEY 11

NEWARK 11
ZANESVILLE2

EAST KNOX 0
COSHOCTON 10

SOFTBALL

MORGAN 2
MAYSVILLE 14

WEST MUSKINGUM 6
PHILO 10...

March 31, 2016 - 12:23am
12 weeks 4 days ago

The Muskies brought the bats out in both baseball and softball on Wednesday.

Lexi Baker picked up three hits and two RBIs to lead the Lady Muskies past Crooksville, 10-1, in softball.

Gavin Thompson earned the win on the mound and smacked a three-run home run to help the Muskies rout the Ceramics, 11-3, in baseball. Matt Stewart chipped in two doubles and two RBIs.

M.V.L. SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

CROOKSVILLE 3
JOHN GLENN 11

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