The Lucas boys basketball team and a collection of local wrestlers saw their high school seasons come to an official, premature end on Thursday.
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Natalie Hershberger is no stranger to being on the podium,
It was the spring of 2016 and the athletic conference carousel was in full whirl. The Northern Ohio League, the gold standard for conference stability for almost 50 years, was ripping itself apart and the ensuing earthquake was shaking the ground from Lake Erie to suburban Columbus.
MANSFIELD — As far as athletic administrators in Richland County are concerned, it’s a marriage made in heaven.
SPARTA – The Knox Morrow Athletic Conference will soon lose its biggest member school district.
COLUMBUS – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) and the Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (OPRA) are reminding Ohioans that spending time outdoors is a great way to stay active and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COLUMBUS — Ohio high school athletes are still in limbo as the state and country deal with the rapidly-evolving coronavirus pandemic.
COLUMBUS – Columbus Walnut Ridge High School senior VonCameron Davis was announced as Ohio Mr. Basketball Wednesday by a statewide media panel.
OLIVESBURG — Caden Hill’s quest for a state championship may have come to a premature end, but it would have been fun to see if Crestview’s 285-pound senior could have sealed the deal in Columbus.
COLUMBUS — Four of the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference’s five leading scorers call north central Ohio home and all four of them are Division II All-Ohioans.
LUCAS — If Ethan Wallace doesn’t play another basketball game this year, the Lucas junior can rest easy knowing he saved his best for last.
COLUMBUS -- The Ohio High School Athletics Association released a statement Friday night to address the evolving coronavirus sitaution and its impact on prep sports across the state for athletes in winter and spring sports.
Lucas’ bid for a first-ever Final Four berth in boys basketball is on hold indefinitely.
Ottawa-Glandorf controlled the action to earn a strong 66-34 win against Colonel Crawford in Ohio boys basketball action on March 11.
CANTON — Goose got loose.
COLUMBUS -- Three north central Ohio girls earned All-Ohio honors Tuesday when the Ohio Prep Sportswriters' Association released its all-state basketball team.
COLUMBUS – The Division III and IV girls basketball All-Ohio teams were announced Tuesday by a statewide media panel. The teams were selected by members of the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.
MADISON TOWNSHIP — A midseason injury turned out to be a blessing in disguise for Madison’s Nate Barrett.
NORWALK — The road to Columbus was a little less hazardous for Ashland’s Case George.
No quarter was granted as Cornerstone blunted Buckeye Central's plans 49-39 in an Ohio girls basketball matchup.
WILLARD — The Cubs had to work overtime — again.
Extra action was needed before Lucas could slip past South Central 46-43 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup.
Willard dented the scoreboard first, but Napoleon responded to earn a 54-37 decision for an Ohio girls basketball victory on March 6.
Top-seeded Lucas and No. 2 South Central square off for the Division IV Willard district title tonight at 7 p.m. at Robert L. Haas Gymnasium.
Lima Senior's all-around dominance took the form of a rollercoaster and rolled downhill on Ashland during a 78-40 blowout in Ohio boys basketball action on March 5
Thursday's outing turned into an endurance test that Buckeye Central passed in a 44-39 victory at McDonald's expense in Ohio girls basketball action on March 5.
MADISON TOWNSHIP — Tournament-savvy Norwalk made the plays when it had to.
MADISON TOWNSHIP — All the shots that fell for Ontario last week were off-target Wednesday night.
HERSHEY, Pennsylvania -- Crestview graduate Korey Pruner has already established himself as a top-flight high school basketball coach in Pennsylvania.
This thrilling encounter reached extra time before Eastwood could edge Western Reserve 52-50 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup.