Local Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) travel basketball team Buckeye Storm recently competed in the United States Basketball Association (USBA) National ...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Meyer happy with team, so far

COLUMBUS – With Ohio State a week into preseason training camp, Urban Meyer had mostly good news with a little disappointing news mixed in when ...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Soak the old timers in ice water

Soak the old timers in ice water

Already a few dead leaves are swirling down on my front porch from the maple, redbud and pear tree, signaling the coming of fall hunting seasons and e...

August 13th, 2016 |  



Tanks win, will host playoff game

WEST PORTSMOUTH — The final home game of the 2016 regular season for the West Portsmouth Tanks saw the semi-pro football team clinch a home fiel...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Kinniconick stories bring responses

Kinniconick stories bring responses

Anytime I write about the Kinniconick Creek I get letters, e-mails and phone calls – either from people with fond memories of growing up on the ...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Montavon takes over at Northwest

Montavon takes over at Northwest

McDERMOTT — Northwest High School has hired a familiar face to lead the Mohawks football team this year. Doug Montavon – a 2001 graduate o...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Tanks to host final 2016 home game

Tanks to host final 2016 home game

The West Portsmouth Tanks will conclude their inaugural season Saturday evening at The Complex in West Portsmouth, Ohio. The final home game of the 20...

August 5th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa

Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa

BRASILIA, Brazil — Brazil started its quest for an Olympic gold medal in men’s soccer with a disappointing 0-0 draw against South Africa, ...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Soccer preview set for August 12

Soccer preview set for August 12

Tradition is big in New Boston, especially with Glenwood High School. The small village is proud of the rich history of its sports programs, but it is...

August 4th, 2016 |  


End of a coaching era at PHS

End of a coaching era at PHS

An era recently ended in Portsmouth High School athletics, as longtime track coach in the Portsmouth City School District, Chuck Burke, officially ret...

August 3rd, 2016 |