Coshocton graduate Conner Roahrig and Newark Catholic graduate Danielle Evans were two of the 36 recipients of this year's OHSAA Scholar-Athlete Scholarships.
Roahrig was a standout in multiple sports during his four year career at Coshocton, earning Special Mention All-Ohio honors and was a first-team All-ECOL selection in basketball his senior season. He also was also named ECOL Player of the Year in soccer.
Evans also had an outstanding career at Newark Catholic. ...
A person with direct knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Mike Conley is staying with the Memphis Grizzlies after agreeing to a five-year, $153 million deal.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because the deal cannot be finalized until at least July 7, when the NBA's offseason moratorium on player movement ends. The person said the agreement is in principle and the two sides were hammering out the final details.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The 12-under Muskingum County Muckdogs showed up on a big stage, finishing second at The Youth Baseball Nationals.
The Muckdogs enjoyed a sizzling hot start in pool play, outscoring opponents 53-19 and posting a 4-1 record. Following an off day on Tuesday, Muskingum County reeled off back-to-back wins over teams from Georgia and North Carolina to advance to the semifinals. The Muckdogs then upset the defending champions from Rhode Island, 5-0, to punch a ticket to...
The Licking County Settlers won their third straight game with an 8-1 victory over the Grand Lake Mariners. Robert Emery led the offensive attack with three base hits. Licking County has now won their last five of six games.
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Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League Grand Lake 1 Licking County 8
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds have formally retired Pete Rose's No. 14, capping a big weekend for baseball's hits king.
Big crowds filled Great American Ball Park for the three days of celebration, which had to be approved by Major League Baseball because of Rose's lifetime ban for betting on his team. The last-place Reds have played in front of small crowds for much of the season.
They stretched the celebration into an entire weekend, honoring their 1976 World Series...