New Concord -- Muskingum college welcomed members of the media for a luncheon to meet coaches and players for the fall sports. Those sports included football, men's and women's golf, volleyball, men's and women's soccer, and track and field. In summary, the football team returns record setting QB Marc Von Kaenel and WR Jeremey Abney, who was tabbed as a 3rd team pre-season All-American. Also, the volleyball team's ranked 4th in its conference and has high hopes for a successful season....
Zanesville District Golf Association Amateur Tournament Final Results: 1) Adam Lescalleet -8 (276) 2) Jason Baughman +2 (286) 3) Brad Baker +3 (287) -Adam wins his 3rd career ZDGA title and is the first player in tournament history to shoot under par in all four rounds at all four courses.
Coca-Cola/Powerade Two-a-Days kicked off today on W-H-I-Z TV with team previews of Rosecrans and Crooksville High School, who go head-to-head in Week 1. Tune in every day for the next two weeks leading up to opening night for Coca-Cola/Powerade previews of every team in the area.
High School teams in Muskingum County and beyond began practice yesterday morning. WHIZ begins its extensive 2002 high school football coverage Friday, August 9th with our version of 2-a-days. We'll have a new team preview for every TV newscast, beginning with Friday's 6 o'clock show. Tune in to see how your team stacks up with the WHIZ 2-a-days!
AAABA (Johnstown, PA) -- Altoona 5 Zanesville 3. The Pioneers led 3-1 entering the 9th but surrendered four unearned runs to lose the lead and the game. Zanesville plays either later today or tomorrow, depending on results from late last night.