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February 3, 2004 - 1:38am
6 years 7 weeks ago
No strike against bowler Ted Hannahs.

The former national bowling champion tells WHIZ that he has been cleared of the official protest regarding his win at this weekend's Sunrise Bowling Classic.

One bowler filed the complaint, claiming the thumbhole on Hannahs's ball was too big.

Hannahs competed on the professional bowling tour for nine years until relegating himself to mainly regional events.

This was the first annual Sunrise Bowling Classic.
February 3, 2004 - 1:12am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Maysville senior Julie Guiler enjoyed two great accomplishments Monday.

Even after it took her two cracks to get the first.

Guiler scored her 1,000th career point as Maysville defeated previously unbeaten Trimble 50-37.

"I've played with so many great girls over the years," Guiler said. "And we have great chemistry now. I couldn't have done it with them."

Trimble, ranked fourth in Division IV, scored only 22 points the final three quarters after...
February 1, 2004 - 11:08pm
6 years 7 weeks ago
The 1st Annual Sunrise Bowl Scratch Classic, organized by Andy Baker, took place at Sunrise Bowling Center. 16 finalists had been narrowed down from all qualifiers from the previous day, but by day's end, no official winner was named. Former two-time national champ Ted Hannahs was easily leading the group, losing only one match, but a possible irregular thumb slug was the subject of an offical protest filed by a fellow bowler. Official results won't be known for at least the next few weeks.
February 1, 2004 - 12:35am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Cleveland Brown's running back William Green is reinstated by the NFL after serving a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Green was charged with drunken driving and possesion of marijuana Oct. 27. Green has just completed a drug and alcohol treatment program in Boston.
January 31, 2004 - 1:03am
6 years 7 weeks ago
The Newark Advocate reports that Prince Allen was charged for drug trafficking. That's a 5th-degree felony... it's his 3rd offense... superintendent Keith Richards told the paper that anybody with three offenses are no longer eligible to play sports at the school
January 29, 2004 - 1:18am
6 years 7 weeks ago
The Muskies realized the opportunity presented to them Wednesday night.

Problem was they got too excited.

Muskingum never recovered from a disastrous first half, losing to nationally ranked John Carroll 75-64 Wednesday.

The Muskies had more turnovers (17) than field goal attempts (16) in the first half against an aggressive Blue Streaks' press. John Carroll (14-3, 9-2 OAC) led 46-28 at the intermission.

"Our kids were so emotional because we turned...
January 29, 2004 - 12:57am
6 years 7 weeks ago
The Cavs are rolling despite LeBron James and his rolled ankle.

Cleveland won its third straight game, defeating Miami 94-93 on Wednesday.

Guard Dajuan Wagner made the game-winning shot with about ten seconds left. The second-year pro finished with 10 points.

Center Zydrunas Ilgauskas led the Cavs with 30 points and 11 rebounds. Cleveland matched its win total (17) from last season.

The Cavs, which won its fifth game in six contests, got 27 from...
January 29, 2004 - 12:48am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Suspended running back Maurice Clarett declined an invitation by Ohio State to join the Buckeyes off-season conditioning program Wednesday.

The University extended the offer even though Clarett is still serving a suspension for allegedly accepting thousands of dollars worth of improper benefits.

Many in the Clarett camp insist the Ohio State sophomore wants to return to OSU.

Clarett expects to hear about his lawsuit challenging the NFL and its league draft...
January 28, 2004 - 1:22am
6 years 7 weeks ago
Ohio State coach Jim O'Brien announced Tuesday that Matt Sylvester will miss 4-6 weeks with a foot injury. The sophomore forward hurt his foot Saturday at Iowa. Sylvester averages ten minutes and three points-per-game this year for the Buckeyes. OSU expects Sylvester to make a full recovery.
January 27, 2004 - 1:33pm
6 years 7 weeks ago
The following are cancellations that we have received for tonight. This list will be updated as we get the information.

John Glenn vs. Meadowbrook game has been cancelled for Varsity and JV tonight

Morgan vs. Sheridan game has been cancelled this evening and rescheduled for Feb 14

All Middle School Basketball for Zanesville City Schools is cancelled tonight, the boys are to play each other tomorrow and the doors open at 4 at Grover Cleveland

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