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Matt Ryan
March 29, 2016 - 10:45pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

 The Ohio State Buckeye basketball program remains in a state of turmoil.  In the past 24 hours, three of the five freshmen players from this season will take their talents elsewhere and transfer to a new program.  

A.J. Harris, Mickey Mitchell, and Daniel Giddens have all requested transfers from Ohio State.  Only one player, JaQuan Lyle, remains from OSU's recruiting class from a year ago.  

Head coach Thad Matta said the following in a press release:...

March 29, 2016 - 10:27pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The United States got back on track for a berth in the 2018 World Cup, ending four nervous days with a 4-0 win over Guatemala on Tuesday night behind goals from Clint Dempsey, Geoff Cameron, Graham Zusi and Jozy Altidore.

Following a dismal 2-0 loss at Guatemala City on Friday night in which Jurgen Klinsmann played several players out of their most comfortable positions, the U.S. coach made five lineup changes and shifted two others into their more usual...

March 29, 2016 - 10:24pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State will spend $42 million to shore up part of Ohio Stadium, improve the experience for fans with obstructed view seats, add more luxury seating, and make other upgrades.

Athletic director Gene Smith announced the four-year project on Tuesday, which will help further preserve and improve the 94-year-old stadium on the Columbus campus. Work will begin in 2017.

It will be funded by the athletic department, without use of any state tax or student...

March 29, 2016 - 10:00pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

"We just stayed humble....and took it One Game At A Time."

The John Glenn Muskie Boys Basketball team play for those they've lost, for their community and fans, and for each other. From defeats in the post-season to the devastating loss of a former teammate and friend, the Muskie's journey to the State Championship was hard on and off the court, but when they take everything "One Game At A Time", this team could accomplish anything.

An original WHIZ-TV...

March 29, 2016 - 9:04pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

MAYSVILLE 3

CROOKSVILLE 0

ROSECRANS 11
MORGAN 5

ZANESVILLE 3
LAKEWOOD 0

JOHN GLENN 3
NEW LEXINGTON 4

ST. CLAIRSVILLE 12
PHILO 2

UTICA 3
SHERIDAN 1

HEATH 14
TRI-VALLEY 10

SOFTBALL

MAYSVILLE 3

...

March 29, 2016 - 12:04am
13 weeks 14 hours ago

The Scotties lead 5-1 going into the 6th inning, then dominated the final two. They tacked on 7 more runs to beat Sheridan 12-1 on the first game of the season.

Local Sports Scoreboard

Baseball
West Muskingum 2
Morgan 1

Utica 1
Lakewood 5

Softball
Cambridge 1
Wheeling Park 10

River View 3
East Knox 1

Centerburg 1
Heath 14

 

Matt Ryan
March 26, 2016 - 9:27pm
13 weeks 2 days ago

West Muskingum and Muskingum Unviersity both swept their opponents this afternoon. High school baseball officially began today, as the Tornadoes took on the Caldwell Redkins. West won the first game 5-4 and the second game 13-5. Muskingum rallied to defeated Wilmington in 10 innings the first game 6-5 while cruising to victory in the second game of the twin bill 16-4 behind 4 RBI's from right fielder Vayden Wood.

Local Sports Scoreboard

Baseball
Philo 1
...

March 25, 2016 - 11:44pm
13 weeks 3 days ago

John Glenn's Austin Blatt sunk the game winner to lead Ohio over West Virginia, 107-106, in the Battle Against Cystic Fibrosis All-Star Classic at Parkersburg South High School. The victory is Ohio's third all-time over West Virginia.

West Virginia won the girls game, 94-86.

March 25, 2016 - 7:57pm
13 weeks 3 days ago

MVL Player of the Year

Drew Rackley (John Glenn)

MVL Coach of the Year

Greg Woodard (John Glenn)

1st Team All MVL Selections

Drew Rackley (John Glenn) (Unanimous pick)

Matt Weir (John Glenn) (Unanimous pick)

Marcus Dempsey (Tri Valley) (Unanimous pick)

Dylan Dupler (Sheridan) (Unanimous pick)

Marcus Mayle (Morgan) (Unanimous pick)

Chase Roberts (Maysville) (Unanimous pick)

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March 24, 2016 - 3:11pm
13 weeks 4 days ago

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have signed free-agent quarterback Robert Griffin III, who hasn't been the same since his dazzling rookie season in Washington.

Griffin didn't play a snap in 2015 and was recently released by the Redskins. The Browns met with RG3 last week and will now give him a chance to resurrect his career and win their starting job.

Cleveland has started 24 quarterbacks since 1999 and the team is expected to take a one with the No. 2 overall pick in this...

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