Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comIs the Southern Ohio Conference looking at expansion? The Jackson Ironmen certainly hope so.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comEarlier this week, 19 local boys basketball players were honored across the state with the release of the boys All-State teams on Monday and Tuesday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2014-15 Associated Press Division III and IV All-Ohio boys basketball team, selections based on the recommendations of a media panel:DIVISION III
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comSouthern Ohio has always been and continues to be the best kept secret of athletic talent in the entire state.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The 2014-15 Associated Press Division II All-Ohio boys basketball team, selections based on the recommendations of a media panel:
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe annual District 14 All-Star game will be held Tuesday at Eastern High School. The girls contest will begin at 6 p.m., with the boys game to follow.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comATHENS — The Portsmouth Trojans were just minutes away from a trip Columbus on Saturday evening. Unfortunately, there just wasn't enough gas in the tank.
Wheelersburg Spring Basketball
G. Sam PiattPDT Outdoors ColumnistLate March and early April is the time muskie fishermen start getting antsy.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe Valley Indians have a rich athletic tradition. They also have a history of supporting each other after their reign in Lucasville is over.
West SenatorsThe West Senators will hold a free Major League Baseball pitch, hit and run competition for area youth on March 21, at noon, at West High School Baseball...
The Associated PressCOLUMBUS, Ohio — The 2014-15 Associated Press Division III and IV All-Ohio girls basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel:GIRLSDIVISION III
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comPortsmouth and Ironton have been rivals for decades, but on Wednesday evening the stakes will have never been higher.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe New Boston lady Tigers have a bright future and that future centers on star-player Ali Hamilton.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe Minnesota Golden Gophers have made the NCAA tournament after a six-year hiatus. The eighth-seeded Gophers will face the ninth-seeded DePaul Blue Demons in the Oklahoma City Region.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comJaekyn Ridout is no normal eight-year-old kid.
The following is the All-SOC team as selected by the coaches of the Southern Ohio Conference. The SOC All-Star game will be held at Northwest High School on March 25 at 6 p.m.BOYSSOC I
Justin OttneyPDT Sports ContributorATHENS — The Portsmouth Trojans are once again District Champions after a 59-46 victory over the Chesapeake Panthers at the Convocation Center in Athens.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comATHENS — The eleventh-seeded Wheelersburg Pirates hung tough for much of their district final game with No. 5 Ironton — they just dug themselves into too deep of a hole.
District 14 Coaches Association2014-15 Boys All DistrictDivision I & IIFirst...
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comSouthern Ohio showed it's basketball talent Wednesday with the release of the Associated Press All-District teams.
G. Sam PiattPDT Outdoors ColumnistIsn't there a world of difference between our wants and our needs?
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comJACKSON — The South Webster lady Jeeps ran into their achilles heel Thursday.
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By Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comLOGAN — With Wheelersburg trailing by 13 at halftime, coach Dusty Spradlin had just one request of his team in the second half.
Kevin Colleycolleyk@mymail.shawnee.eduIn the world of sports, there are many words or phrases that are synonymous with every team or program that we see on a regular basis.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comATHENS — The East Tartans had no easy task in the district semifinals.
By Jim Naveaujnaveau@civitasmedia.comCOLUMBUS – Motivation? Urban Meyer isn't worried about that.Picking a quarterback? There's no hurry to decide that.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comFormer East Tartan Tyler Gerald seems to be doing just fine in his new home.
PDT Sports Report
The All-SEOAL teams were selected via a vote of league coaches. Each team was accorded one automatic honorable mention selection.* — denotes a previous All-SEOAL selection.2014-15 BOYS ALL-SEOAL TEAM
Jim Naveaujnaveau@civitasmedia.comIt was unexpected and that was something that made it even more enjoyable.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comATHENS — Coaches often say that it's not easy to beat a team three times in a single season. On Sunday, Portsmouth did its best to prove that proverb wrong.