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December 23, 2005 - 1:31am
7 years 11 weeks ago
Girls High School Basketball

River View 38
Cambridge 24

At the Cats' Lair the Black Bears (7-1) remain perfect in ECOL play edging an upstart Bobcat squad, 38-24.

The loss drops Cambridge to 5-2, both losses coming within the league.

River View junior Kristin Daugherty tallies a game-high 15 points to go with eight rebounds. Jessica Campbell leads Cambridge with eight points.

The Black...
December 22, 2005 - 12:48am
7 years 11 weeks ago
College Basketball
Muskingum 93
Waynesburg 77

Brandon Todd pours in 30 points, 4-5 from downtown, as Muskingum pulls away in the second half for the victory.

For the second straight game, five Muskies score double-digit points, and Muskingum wins its second straight game.

Muskingum (6-3, 2-2 OAC):
Brandon Todd - 30 points (11-16 FG, 4-5 3pt.), 6 assists
Zach Ross - 18 points
Cole Pittis - 16 points, 9 rebs...
December 21, 2005 - 11:26pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Girls High School Basketball
Maysville 48
John Glenn 39

In New Concord, Maysville holds onto a share of first place in the MVL with a nine point win over host John Glenn.

Maysville junior Rachael Poorman drops in a game-high 17 points in the winning effort, while sophomore Kristyn Heagan paces the Muskies with 15 points.

The Panthers win this game at the free throw line shooting 23 of 35 from the charity...
December 20, 2005 - 1:02am
7 years 11 weeks ago
Zanesville native Kevin Martin had a career night Monday.

Sacramento lost to Charlotte, 106-103 in overtime, but Martin helped lead the Kings' attack.

Martin played 41 minutes, recording 19 points and 8 rebounds, all career highs for the second year player. At one point in the third quarter, Martin scored 5 straight points for the Kings.

Martin had not been getting very much playing time before Monday, playing only 12 minutes in the previous nine games in...
December 18, 2005 - 9:02pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
High School Boys Basketball
Lakewood St. Edward 61
Zanesville 47

At the College of Wooster from the WQKT Holiday Classic, Zanesville shoots a cold 17-56 (30%) from the field in losing its first game of the season to Division I power St. Edward.

In a rematch of the 1997 D-I State Semifinal game, the Blue Devils hang with the highly regarded Eagles through three quarters before running out of gas in the fourth.
December 18, 2005 - 12:46am
7 years 11 weeks ago
High School Wrestling
West Muskingum Tornado Classic

Team Results:
1. TCC - 284
2. West M - 279
3. Fredericktown - 247
4. Watkins - 224
5. Trimble - 206
6. Cols. Northland - 175
7. Cols. Briggs - 164
8. Conotton Valley - 138
9. Sheridan "B" Team - 56

West M Individual results:
Blake Pumphrey - 1st - 125 lbs.
Mitch Crossan - 2nd - 130 lbs.
December 16, 2005 - 1:14am
7 years 11 weeks ago
Girls High School Basketball
Newark Catholic (5-0) 62
New Albany 43

The Lady Green Wave avenge their only regular season loss last season in a major way. Sisters Sarah and Amy Clapper combine for 46 points and 23 rebounds, as Newark Catholic remains perfect on the year.

Senior Sarah Clapper nets a game-high 24 points with eight rebounds, while younger sister sophomore Amy Clapper adds 22 points to go with a game-high...
December 16, 2005 - 1:08am
7 years 11 weeks ago
Every average sized person who has played basketball has tried it. Dunking a basketball is a difficult task.

Only a handful of high school players can throw it down. Zanesville's Steve Hollins can do it...or can he?

WHIZ's Evans Boston talks to Hollins about dunking, and what he does best, rebounding! It's our Subway Player of the Week.

Click on the "watch video" link to see the story.
December 15, 2005 - 1:36pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
The Ohio Bobcat volleyball team advanced to the Sweet 16 this season. That's the best in school history. The Bobcats ended the season 33-3. losing to 5th ranked Arizona in five games.

Senior middle blocker Julia Winkfield was a major contributor to that success and now the Newark grad is being awarded for it.

The American Volleyball Coaches Association name Winkfield an Honorable Mention All-America Selection. Just add it to the list. Winkfield was earlier named the Mid...
December 15, 2005 - 1:24pm
7 years 11 weeks ago
Girls High School Basketball
Zanesville (3-0) 66
Mount Vernon 40

At Winland Memorial Gymnasium, four players score in double figures as the Lady Blue Devils win by 26 over the Yellow Jackets.

Alcia Myers leads the way with 18 points. Tara Harris and Abby Winland both score 14 points. Harris also grabs 11 rebounds. Maddie McGarvey scores 10.

Philo (4-1) 40
Tri-Valley (2-3...
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