Junior Pioneers make run in AAABA Tournament

by Matt Ryan on August 2, 2016 at 9:59 pm

The Junior Pioneers are now 1-1 in the All-American Amateur Baseball Association Tournament. Zanesville defeated Livonia 4-2 on Tuesday in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Chris Sparks went five innings to earn the win. Aj Kazmierczak and Caden Mumaw led the way offensively with one RBI a piece. Zanesville will face New York City tomorrow. With a win,… Continue Reading

Bengals TE Tyler Kroft hurts left knee during camp practice

by Matt Ryan on August 2, 2016 at 9:43 pm

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyler Kroft hurt his left knee during practice on Tuesday, another blow to the Cincinnati Bengals’ tight end position. Kroft went down after hyperextending the knee and was taken off on a cart. He was scheduled for an exam to determine the severity. The Bengals were counting on Kroft while starter Tyler… Continue Reading

Pagenaud takes advantage of late pit stop to win at Mid-Ohio

by Matt Ryan on July 31, 2016 at 10:40 pm

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Simon Pagenaud took advantage of Conor Daly’s late fuel stop to win the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Course on Sunday for his fourth victory of the season and the eighth of his career. The Frenchman started from the pole, showing no signs of a back injury sustained in… Continue Reading

Sheridan ace commits to Marshall

by Patrick Chiesa on July 29, 2016 at 6:07 pm

Sheridan three-sport standout Dylan Dupler will play baseball at the collegiate level. The rising senior has verbally committed to pitch for Division I Marshall University on a partial athletic scholarship. Dupler also received interest from Ohio, Cincinnati and Xavier, but says Marshall was the only school to pull the trigger on a scholarship offer. The… Continue Reading

Coshocton falls to Sidney in state legion tournament

by Patrick Chiesa on July 29, 2016 at 5:31 pm

LANCASTER – Coshocton Post 65 already made history by winning its first state legion game in 40 years, but the Cherokees were unable to ride that momentum versus Sidney on Friday, falling 5-2. Coshocton was eliminated from the tournament with the defeat, having lost its first game of the double-elimination tournament to Circleville late Thursday… Continue Reading

Eyman relishes international archery success

by Patrick Chiesa on July 29, 2016 at 12:24 pm

Crooksville junior archer Larry Eyman has made a name for himself on an international stage. The two-time state champ discusses his recent success in South Africa.

Settlers eliminated from GLSCL tournament

by Patrick Chiesa on July 29, 2016 at 1:29 am

The Licking County Settlers saw their season come to a close in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League, dropping a 10-1 decision to the top-seeded Lima Locos in the second game of a three-game set. Lima won the first game, 4-3. In state legion action, Coshocton dropped a close decision to Circleville, 6-5. The Cherokees… Continue Reading

Cherokees dominate in state legion tournament

by Patrick Chiesa on July 28, 2016 at 12:44 am

The Coshocton Cherokees made history on Wednesday by beating St. Clairsville, 10-2, in the state legion tournament. The win marked Coshocton’s first victory in the state tournament since 1976. The Cherokees will battle Circleville Thursday night at 7. In GLSCL  semifinal action, the Licking County Settlers fell to Lima, 4-3. The Settlers are in a… Continue Reading

Settlers advance to semifinals

by Matt Ryan on July 27, 2016 at 12:07 pm

The Licking County Settlers defeated the Grand Lake Mariners 11-4 to advance to a 3-game series with the Lima Locos in the semifinal round of the Great Lakes Summer Collegeiate League tournament. Licking County had a 2-0 lead going into the sixth inning, but put up seven runs in the sixth to take a 9-0… Continue Reading

NFL reinstates suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon

by Matt Ryan on July 25, 2016 at 6:44 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Troubled Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated to the NFL on a conditional basis. Commissioner Roger Goodell informed Gordon on Monday that he can rejoin the team during training camp and will be allowed to participate in meetings and conditioning work. The league said once Gordon meets clinical requirements,… Continue Reading