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November 7, 2004 - 4:09am
6 years 7 weeks ago
COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Ohio State 32
Michigan St. 19

-Ted Ginn, Jr. scores 3 TD's in 3 different ways: a 17-yard reverse (run), a 60-yard punt return, and a 58-yard catch and run. The first two propelled the Buckeyes to a 17-0 1st quarter lead. However, the Spartans score 19 straight points to go up by two with 3 minutes left. That's when Troy Smith found Ginn with about a minute and a half left. Mo Hall added a late rushing touchdown. Ohio State is now eligible for...
November 5, 2004 - 12:35am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Team USA apparently has decided 1 Blue Jacket is not enough to defend a World Junior Championship.

USA Hockey selects Columbus prospects Dan Fritsche and Adam Pineault to join its team. Fritsche was a key member of this past year's championship team. The 2003 2nd-rounder scored a goal in the gold-medal game against Canada.

Meanwhile, Pineault was drafted in the 2nd round this past year by Columbus. He's been spending his time this year in the QMJHL (a junior hockey...
November 3, 2004 - 2:03am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Coshocton's volleyball season may have ended this past Saturday, but the fact that the Lady Redskins made it all the way to the district championship without one of their best players ever... says a lot. Howard Chen describes how the spirit of Keely Maxwell inspired Coshocton to success.

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October 30, 2004 - 12:32am
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With playoff berths on the line, Sheridan proved the MVL can still be considered the League of the Generals. SHS beats West Muskingum 31-14 to sweep through the MVL unbeaten for the second straight year. Generals most likely will keep homefield advantage against Cambridge when official playoff positions are announced on Sunday.

Sheridan 31
West Muskingum 14

-Even with the loss, the Tornadoes still have a shot at the playoffs, as they started the evening in the #7...
October 30, 2004 - 12:07am
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Before Buster Howe, there was John Sulsberger. The Blue Devil-grad earned a football scholarship to Ohio State, but lost a battle to cancer in 1963. 11 months later, a stadium was built, and Friday, the 40th anniversary of Sulsberger Stadium was celebrated. Howard Chen talks about one of the defining traditions relating to Zanesville football and the historic battleground.

There'll be a red camera with a link beside it in order to watch the video online.
October 28, 2004 - 11:46pm
6 years 7 weeks ago
The Cavs first rule with Carlos Boozer's replacement: Don't let him get away either.

Cleveland picked up the option on F Drew Gooden for the 2005-06 season. Gooden, due $3.2 million this season, will make $4 million in year two. The Cavs will also retain the right to match any free agent offer made after that season.

Gooden has averaged 13 points and 11 rebounds a game this preseason.

The Cavs elected not to pick up a team option on Boozer after last season,...
October 22, 2004 - 12:07am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Sheridan will name its home football stadium after current head football coach Paul Culver on Friday when the Generals host the Morgan Raiders. WHIZ's Howard Chen finds out why the 24-year veteran of the MVL agreed to go along with it.

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October 18, 2004 - 12:29am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Both the Associated Press and ESPN/USA Today polls left the football Buckeyes out of the Top 25 polls on Sunday following OSU's blowout loss to Iowa on Saturday.

Ohio State's listed as a team who got consideration for the top 25 for the AP, but didn't actually receive a vote. Meanwhile, the team received 2 votes from the coaches to stay in.

AP
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1) Southern Cal
2) Oklahoma
3) Auburn
4) Miami

6) Wisconsin
13) Michigan

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October 17, 2004 - 1:21am
6 years 7 weeks ago
8 kids came away Saturday afternoon from Rosecrans High School with large smiles on their faces, medals, and the knowledge they'll be going to the Dawg Pound on November 21st.

None will suit up for the Browns, but the Elite Eight will compete in their respective age groups in the NFL's Pass, Punt and Kick Competition. This will take place either during pregame or halftime of the Browns-Jets game. There is one who is returning to familiar pastures. Beth Walsh finished 2nd in state...
October 12, 2004 - 11:14pm
6 years 7 weeks ago
Two major-league shortstops who have plied their trade in Ohio for more than a decade are suddenly faced with questionable futures.

Cleveland bought out Omar Vizquel's contract for $1 million instead of picking up his $5 million dollar option. The 37-year-old hit over .290 this year and could win his 10th Gold Glove in 11 years with the team. He's been an All-Star three times while with the Tribe. General Manager Mark Shapiro says the team still may bring Vizquel back.

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