COLLEGEWright State sweeps Ohio
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Do-it-all freshman D'Angelo Russell will likely be one of the top picks in the NBA draft this summer and inherit all the expectations that come with it.
DAYTON — The NCAA Tournament has a home team for the first time in 28 years. And the Dayton Flyers aren't exactly all revved up about it.
COLUMBUS — Area wrestlers represented Greene County well in the day's earlier placing matches, Saturday afternoon at Ohio State's Schottenstein Center.
COLUMBUS — “Where's Bellbrook?” a writer was overheard asking the Golden Eagles' Cameron Kelly earlier in the weekend.
MESA, Ariz. — Telling everyone “I'm a five-tool guy,” Will Ferrell was off on his barnstorming tour Thursday through five Arizona spring training games.
SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Yu Darvish said he didn't need any more opinions once the first doctor recommended season-ending surgery on the ailing right elbow of the Texas Rangers ace.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Manny Pacquiao was out walking the red carpet by the time Floyd Mayweather Jr. arrived, fashionably late for their first appearance together to promote a fight that really needs no promoting.
COLLEGE Wright State women set scoring record
COLUMBUS — The Three Amigos are riding into the state finals … together.And a trio of Jamestown wrestlers will be right there with them.
With the game ball safely tucked under his arm, Kyrie Irving stood under the basket and accepted congratulations from awed teammates following a performance none of them will soon forget.
XENIA — When most people are fast asleep, Xenia Christian's Eric Knowles is already churning through the water in his first workout of the day.
By Michael MarotAP Sports WriterINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andre Johnson just wanted a chance to win a championship.Indianapolis, with Andrew Luck, seemed like the perfect landing spot.
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Valparaiso fought off key injuries all season, so the adversity the Crusaders faced Monday didn't faze them.
Samantha Seibel is the only member of the Xenia High School girls bowling team representing the school at state, and their coach isn't surprised.
Staff ReportA trio of area high school basketball players each received second-team all-Southwest District honors on Thursday, as voted upon by an area media panel, including local sports editor John Bombatch.
WILBERFORCE — Central State University President Cynthia Jackson-Hammond announced that Central State will join the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC).
By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.com
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Big Ten. The Big East. The American Athletic Conference. The Atlantic 10. Ohio's entries into the NCAA Tournament this year are going to run the gamut.
HIGH SCHOOLHoskins brothers representing Greene County, too
CINCINNATI (AP) — With their linebacker situation improved by the addition of free agent A.J. Hawk, the Bengals moved on to their offensive line on Wednesday, signing guard Clint Boling and tackle Eric Winston to deals that keep the unit...
DETROIT — It was hard to tell which pass was more impressive. One covered over half the length of the ice, while the other threaded its way through traffic in front of the net.
MIAMI — Chris Bosh still has no idea how he was able to play through the pain for so long, or why he wasn't scared to learn that his health was in serious trouble.All he knows is that the worst is over.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — His eyes swollen from crying and reciting scripture as he spoke of retirement, five-time All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis bid farewell to football and called it one of his happiest days yet because he is leaving on his own...
VILLA CASTELLI, Argentina — Investigators picked through the wreckage of two helicopters Tuesday, removing cellphones, bits of paper and other charred and unrecognizable items, as France mourned the loss of prominent athletes in the dual crash...