The Right Man for the Time

by Sara Shallcross on February 16, 2017 at 3:48 pm

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir pays tribute to Jackie Robinson through words and song during Black History Month. Catch this special tribute, The Right Man for the Time, Thursday, February 16th at 7:30 PM and again on Saturday, February 18th at 6:00 PM on WHIZ-TV. Click the following link to watch the entire tribute online: The Right… Continue Reading

Start time changed for Zanesville’s tournament game

by David Carl Kinder II on February 16, 2017 at 2:30 pm

  ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The tip-off time for Zanesville’s opening tournament game has been pushed back. Zanesville’s first tournament game is Feb. 25 at New Albany. It was originally scheduled to start at 1 p.m. but due to facility issues has been pushed back to 7 p.m. You can hear live play-by-play of the game… Continue Reading

Big Red set single season win total record; Lady Muskies fall at home

by David Carl Kinder II on February 15, 2017 at 11:04 pm

GRANVILLE, Ohio – The Denison men’s basketball team picked up an 80-66 win at home Wednesday against Hiram to set a school record. Denison has now won 20 games this year, the most in a single season in school history. The previous mark of 19 was held by the 1996-’97 team. Denison’s high scorer was… Continue Reading

Sheridan rolls in opening tournament game

by David Carl Kinder II on February 15, 2017 at 9:28 pm

  LOGAN, Ohio – The Sheridan Lady Generals were the first MVL team to open tournament play and didn’t not disappoints at Logan Middle School. Sheridan was the number one seed in the Southeast District and rolled to a 99-39 win over eighth seeded Gallia Academy. Rachel Cooke scored 31 points and had a school… Continue Reading

Tri-Valley to host three-on-three tournament

by David Carl Kinder II on February 15, 2017 at 3:03 pm

  DRESDEN, Ohio – The Tri-Valley girls basketball team will be hosting a three-on-three basketball tournament this upcoming month. The tourney will be on March 25 and teams can register by March 20 for $60 per team. Late registration is $75. There will be divisions for boys and girls teams including 5th and 6th grade… Continue Reading

Fink’s Full Court Press Ep. 20

by Matt Ryan on February 14, 2017 at 11:59 pm

  The John Glenn Muskies defeated Sheridan by 30 points 72-42 to move to second place in the MVL standings, while the Tri-Valley Dawgs have won a share of the MVL crown with a win over Crooksville.  The Rosecrans Bishops dominated Millersport highlighted by the play of the year from senior Keagan McLaughlin. Those highlights… Continue Reading

Associated Press girls state basketball poll

by David Carl Kinder II on February 14, 2017 at 5:10 pm

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – The top ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points at right: DIVISION I 1, NEWARK (23) 22-0 230 2, W. CHESTER LAKOTA W. 20-2 200 3, TOL. START 19-1 161 4, CAN. GLENOAK 18-1 152 5, MASON… Continue Reading

Newark Catholic falls to Licking Valley in home finale

by Matt Ryan on February 14, 2017 at 12:02 am

NEWARK, Ohio – The Newark Catholic Green Wave fell to Licking Valley 57-50 in the Green Wave’s final regular season game at home. Newark Catholic will be back in action again Tuesday night against Johnstown-Monroe, while Licking Valley will travel to Lakewood on Friday. High School Scoreboard Boys Basketball Licking Valley 57 Newark Catholic 50… Continue Reading

Associated Press boys state basketball poll

by Matt Ryan on February 13, 2017 at 11:12 pm

The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points at right: DIVISION I 1. Cin. Moeller (24) 21-0 258 2. Massillon Jackson (1) 17-1 216 3. Wooster (1) 19-0 183 4. Pickerington Cent. 19-2 160 5. Newark 20-1 158 6. Tol…. Continue Reading

Tournament draw for high school boys basketball

by David Carl Kinder II on February 12, 2017 at 5:56 pm

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Sunday was the draw for the OHSAA boys basketball tournament. The tournament starts with sectional games on the Feb. 20. The state tournament will start at the Value City Arena on March 23. The following is a list of teams in our coverage area and who their first game in the… Continue Reading