Soccer camp helps break in Muskingum’s second turf field

by David Carl Kinder II on June 22, 2017 at 10:00 pm

  NEW CONCORD, Ohio – Muskingum University’s second turf field is just about complete and soccer camps are helping to christen the new field. The new facility on the north end of campus is a rarity for NCAA Division III schools. It will be used as the home field for the school’s lacrosse and soccer… Continue Reading

Rosters set for Licking County-Muskingum Valley All-Star Game

by David Carl Kinder II on June 20, 2017 at 6:59 pm

  DUNCAN FALLS, Ohio – Both team’s rosters are set for the 35th Licking County-Muskingum Valley All-Star game. The two-time defending champion Muskingum Valley team will have a 32-player roster with players from 11 different area high schools. They’ll be coached by Philo’s Dirk Lincicome. The Licking County team’s roster will be slightly smaller. They have… Continue Reading

Blue Jackets preseason schedule released

by David Carl Kinder II on June 19, 2017 at 11:10 pm

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Columbus Blue Jackets are coming off their best season in team history and we now know the next time we can see them skate. The Jackets will play a total of eight preseason games. Four at Nationwide Arena and four on the road. The regular season schedule will be released… Continue Reading

Construction starts on Rosecrans’ first football stadium

by David Carl Kinder II on June 17, 2017 at 9:19 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio – For the first time in the long history of Bishop Rosecrans High School they will get to have a true home field. This week construction started behind the high school on the their first ever on-site football stadium. Previously the Bishops football team rented out Zanesville High School’s Sulzberger Stadium on… Continue Reading

Muskingum Valley All-Star team loaded with local talent

by David Carl Kinder II on June 16, 2017 at 5:12 pm

  DUNCAN FALLS, Ohio – After taking Philo to their first MVL title in over 20 years, Dirk Lincicome is now ready for the challenge of coaching in his first Licking County-Muskingum Valley All Star Game. Players from 11 high schools in Muskingum, Morgan, and Perry County will try to win the All-Star contest for… Continue Reading

Licking County All-Stars looking to end two-year losing streak

by David Carl Kinder II on June 14, 2017 at 4:37 pm

  HEATH, Ohio – First year head coach Tim Ward hasn’t been in charge of the Heath football team long but he’s dialed in now to take control of the Licking County All-Star team. Ward took over head coach responsibility after longtime head coach Mark Collier stepped down. He’s in charge of a Licking County team that… Continue Reading

Rosecrans trying to instill basketball success at an early age

by David Carl Kinder II on June 13, 2017 at 5:39 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio – For the 26th year Bishop Rosecrans head coach Todd Rock has helped young basketball players learn the skills of the game. Dozens of youngsters from kindergarten through high school were at Bishop Rosecrans High School to learn some of the finer points of the game. Coach Rock said they also try… Continue Reading

Chris Holtmann introduced as Ohio State basketball coach

by David Carl Kinder II on June 12, 2017 at 5:28 pm

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Monday morning at mid-court of the Value City Arena Chris Holtmann was introduced as the 14th head basketball coach at Ohio State. The 45-year-old Holtmann spent the past three season at Butler where he took the Bulldogs to a record of 71-30 and hepled guide them to the NCAA tournament all… Continue Reading

Zanesville Jets fall to Jackson County

by David Carl Kinder II on June 10, 2017 at 10:38 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio – Zanesville’s semi-pro football team is still looking for their first win of the year after they fell at Maysville High School to the Jackson County Patriots 12-0. After a scoreless first quarter a Jets fumble to start the second quarter inside their own redzone set up Jackson County’s first touchdown. With… Continue Reading

Ohio State announces new head basketball coach

by David Carl Kinder II on June 9, 2017 at 11:50 am

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – After firing 13-year head coach Thad Matta on Monday, Ohio State has found their new guy. Athletic Director Gene Smith announced that OSU has hired Butler coach Chris Holtmann. The 45-year-old Holtmann has been the Bulldog’s head coach for the past three seasons. In that time he complied a record of 70-31… Continue Reading