The Mount Gilead High School swimming team had a busy week. They were preparing for finals and preparing to race.
The Mount Gilead High School varsity swim team will be hosting the annual alumni meet on Dec. 30 at the Marion YMCA. Warm-ups are at 7 p.m. and the meet starts at 7:30 p.m.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James and Kyrie Irving stepped aside and let one of their teammates polish off an opponent.On Sunday, Dion Waiters finished Memphis.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Cam Newton's teammates have never doubted his toughness.But their respect for the fourth-year quarterback has now reached an entirely different level.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comThe first quarter proved to be the deciding factor in Cardington's 69-53 win at Northmor Saturday.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comA fast start proved key to the Cardington Lady Pirates as they topped visiting Northmor 46-21 in action from Friday night.
CLEVELAND — The Browns have placed safety Tashaun Gipson on injured reserve with a knee injury he sustained four weeks ago.
CHICAGO — Playing in Michael Jordan's longtime home is a big deal for North Carolina, and the Tar Heels honored their most famous basketball alum with a winning performance.
COLUMBUS — The Columbus Blue Jackets had lost 13 consecutive times to the Chicago Blackhawks in a span of almost four years.Jack Johnson and Sergei Bobrovsky didn't let it happen a 14th time.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comBuckeye Valley got off to a fast start against Cardington and was able to hold on to take a 55-49 win over the Pirates Thursday night.
OHSAA baseball/softball umpire classes will begin Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Tri-Rivers JVS in Marion. The classes will be for 10 consecutive Wednesday evenings beginning at 6 p.m.
Hoops for Him, Gilead Friends Church's annual youth basketball program for boys and girls ages 5-10, will be starting in January. Participants must be age 5-10 by Jan. 26, 2015.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comNorthmor picked up two more wrestling wins Wednesday night when they topped Westerville South 66-12 and beat River Valley 45-33.
COLUMBUS — In its first game against a North Carolina school, No. 12 Ohio State did all right.The next one will be a truer test.
CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers' largest loss of the season didn't sit well with coach David Blatt.
BEREA — One game. One hard-to-forget, miserable game Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel would change if he could.
CLEVELAND — Jason Kipnis' tough 2014 season has carried into his offseason.
Saturday, Dec. 27• Highland at Medina Invitational, wrestling, 8 a.m.• Mount Gilead at Mount Vernon, swimming, 3 p.m.• Cardington Pirate Duals, wrestling, 10 a.m.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comThe second quarter was the difference in Highland's Tuesday night road loss to Big Walnut.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comGranville Christian got out to a strong start at Gilead Christian Tuesday and pulled away for a 70-48 win.
By ROB HAMILTONMCSSports@civitasmedia.comRiver Valley proved to have too potent an offense for Northmor to contain Tuesday in a road contest won by the Lady Vikings 83-25.
With the Ohio State Buckeyes playing in the Sugar Bowl on New Years' Day, Better Business Bureau (BBB) warns fans to beware of potential scams by fake ticket sellers seeking to cash in on the team's success.
CLEVELAND — Former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar unloaded on the team's front office, saying it lacks vision and switching to rookie Johnny Manziel “is a recipe for disaster.”
HOUSTON — Ohio State offensive coordinator Tom Herman was hired as Houston's new coach Tuesday.Herman takes over for Tony Levine, who was fired last week.
DETROIT — The streaking Columbus Blue Jackets didn't mind working overtime again to ear yet another win.