Blue Jackets look to take commanding 3-0 series lead

by Matthew Herchik on April 17, 2018 at 5:54 pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Columbus Blue Jackets have made their way back home from the nation’s capital coming off back-to-back overtime wins over the Washington Capitals, with a chance to take a 3-0 series lead on Tuesday night. The Blue Jackets found themselves in 2-0 holes in each of the first two games, but stormed back… Continue Reading

Tri-Valley’s Meghan Anderson headed to Lake Erie College

by Matthew Herchik on April 16, 2018 at 11:54 pm

DRESEDEN, Ohio — Tri-Valley senior Meghan Anderson signed her letter of intent on Monday afternoon to continue her track and field career at Lake Erie College in Painsville. Among coaches, family, and friends, Meghan celebrated taking the next step in her already successful athletic career. Meghan will be a four-year letter-winner in both track and gymnastics… Continue Reading

Calvert scores in OT, Blue Jackets up 2-0 on Caps in series

by Matthew Herchik on April 16, 2018 at 12:02 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky made 54 saves, Matt Calvert scored the winner 12:22 into overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets overcame two goals from Alex Ovechkin to beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 in game 2 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series. Calvert’s goal held up after the… Continue Reading

Victor-y: Oladipo scores 32 as Pacers stun LeBron, Cavs

by Matthew Herchik on April 15, 2018 at 7:43 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Victor Oladipo scored 32 points and the Indiana Pacers held off Cleveland’s second-half rally for a stunning 98-80 victory Sunday in game 1 of the Eastern Conference Series, handing LeBron James and the Cavaliers’ their first loss in the opening round in eight years. Indiana was in control from the outset, opening… Continue Reading

Former Tri-Valley Scottie living out life-long Buckeye dream

by Matthew Herchik on April 14, 2018 at 11:56 pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — For many Ohioans, putting on the scarlet and gray, and running out of the tunnel at The Horshoe is a life-long dream; and Saturday former Tri-Valley Scottie Logan Hittle had the opportunity to live out that dream. Hittle graduated from Tri-Valley back in 2016 and was a member of the Scotties MVL Championship… Continue Reading

4-14-2018 Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

by David Carl Kinder II on April 14, 2018 at 11:13 pm

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL Bexley 8 Zanesville 4 Licking Valley 5 Tri-Valley 7 Maysville 6 Harrison Central 4 West Muskingum 11 Coshocton 16 Sheridan 2 Utica 3 Sheridan 13 Utica 8 Game One: Shenandoah 8 Rosecrans 6 Game Two: Shenandoah 6 Rosecrans 7   HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL Unioto 4 Sheridan 6 Game One: Coshocton 9 West… Continue Reading

Buckeyes beat the rain as Gray tops Scarlet

by Matthew Herchik on April 14, 2018 at 6:27 pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State had to move up the start time for Saturday’s spring game due to weather concerns, but the rain held off just long enough for the Buckeyes to complete all four quarters as the Gray team topped the Scarlet side 37-14 Saturday afternoon. Among the concerns about the weather heading into Saturday… Continue Reading

4-13-2018 Baseball/Softball Scoreboard

by David Carl Kinder II on April 13, 2018 at 9:42 pm

  HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL Zanesville 9 Cambridge 5 Rosecrans 5 Fairfield Christian 4 John Glenn 16 Maysville 0 Morgan 14 West Muskingum 13 Sheridan 1 Lakewood 3 Crooksville 11 Vinton County 6 HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL Zanesville 2 Cambridge 3 Morgan 12 West Muskingum 2 John Glenn 10 Maysville 6 New Lexington 4 Philo 8 Sheridan… Continue Reading

John Glenn’s Hunter heading to Malone

by David Carl Kinder II on April 13, 2018 at 6:17 pm

  NEW CONCORD, Ohio – John Glenn’s Madison Hunter is heading to Canton to play basketball at Malone University. The decorated Little Muskies signed her commitment letter Friday afternoon at the high school. She said that she picked Malone over a number of different schools because it seemed to be a perfect fit. “Malone felt like… Continue Reading