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 |  


Kelly named academic All-District At-Large

Kelly named academic All-District At-Large

PORTSMOUTH — For the second time in the 2019-20 academic year, Shawnee State’s Jill Kelly was named to aN NAIA-CoSIDA Academic All-Distric...

May 22nd, 2020 |  



2020 Run By The River Virtual 5K set

2020 Run By The River Virtual 5K set

RUSSELL, Ky. — Registration is now open for the 43rd annual Run By The River, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of East Greenup County, Ky.The race ...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


OHSAA set to lift dead period

OHSAA set to lift dead period

PORTSMOUTH — Indeed, what a difference a week made for the Ohio High School Athletic Association and the state’s student-athletes.ThatR...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Scarberry returns as new Northwest boys coach

Scarberry returns as new Northwest boys coach

McDERMOTT — Rick Scarberry and his son Drew have pretty much been a basketball tag team.The father coached the standout son at Northwest as part...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  


Optimism surrounds SSU MBB’s Mangum

Optimism surrounds SSU MBB’s Mangum

PORTSMOUTH — Basketball prospects that are relatively new to the game always carry a high level of intrigue.Memphis, Tenn. native Will Mangum, h...

May 20th, 2020 |  


OHSAA votes to expand football playoffs to 12 teams per region

OHSAA votes to expand football playoffs to 12 teams per region

COLUMBUS — During its May meeting on Wednesday afternoon, the Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors voted unanimously to expa...

May 20th, 2020 updated: May 20th, 2020. |  


Hanshaw continuing success at SSU

Hanshaw continuing success at SSU

PORTSMOUTH — Winning inside of the classroom and outside of the classroom takes a strong mindset.When one talks with Austin Hanshaw, it’s ...

May 20th, 2020 |  


OHSAA, state start talking sports reopening protocols

OHSAA, state start talking sports reopening protocols

PORTSMOUTH — Jerry Snodgrass just wanted a seat for the Ohio High School Athletic Association at Ohio’s “reopening” table.Now,...

May 19th, 2020 updated: May 19th, 2020. |