SSU’s JARAC planning for reopening

SSU’s JARAC planning for reopening

PORTSMOUTH — Shawnee State Athletics continues to follow the guidelines set in place by the State of Ohio and Gov. Mike DeWine.While the James A...

May 27th, 2020 |  


‘Burg’s Ratcliff picks KCU for baseball

‘Burg’s Ratcliff picks KCU for baseball

WHEELERSBURG — Cole Ratcliff is convinced that Kentucky Christian University is the best of all worlds.Hence, Ratcliff — a Wheelersburg Hi...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Freeland making mark from Marietta to SSU

Freeland making mark from Marietta to SSU

PORTSMOUTH — A GPA above 3.8.A top-four singles player and a top-two doubles player.Oh, and a Mid-South Conference Champions of Character recipi...

May 25th, 2020 |  



Minford’s Malone to run track at Marietta

Minford’s Malone to run track at Marietta

MINFORD — Faith Malone made it a goal to compete at the next distance —and at the next level.The Minford High School track and field senio...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Igaz finds fit at Cumberlands

Igaz finds fit at Cumberlands

WEST PORTSMOUTH — Just over a month ago, 2020 Portsmouth West graduate Joe Igaz discussed with The Portsmouth Daily Times what his reactions wer...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Boone receives USPTA Continuing Education recognition

Boone receives USPTA Continuing Education recognition

Shawnee State head tennis coach Steve Boone, who is a certified member of the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA), has received a Le...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Ivy Tech transfer ready to contribute for SSU

Ivy Tech transfer ready to contribute for SSU

PORTSMOUTH —Getting quality outfielders in any recruiting class is especially vital to a team’s defense.Colombia native Luis Vergara-Schoo...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Tragedy into Triumph: Jones uses swimming to push through barriers

Tragedy into Triumph: Jones uses swimming to push through barriers

PORTSMOUTH — In sports, we all have that motivating factor that keeps us going.For Courtney Jones, her efforts as a standout swimmer have been a...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Coffman takes football reigns at Green

Coffman takes football reigns at Green

FRANKLIN FURNACE — Chad Coffman, quite frankly, knows all about coaching small-school high school football.He will tackle his latest small schoo...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Catching up with two local pros

Catching up with two local pros

I think I am in elite company when I say that I have coached two young men who have gone on to a higher level in professional sports.With that, I am t...

May 22nd, 2020 |