HIGH SCHOOLSwimmingCANTON — Results from the OHSAA state swimming championships, held Friday and Saturday at the C.T. Branin Natatorium.
WILMINGTON — Greeneview's girls basketball team led from start to finish for a seven-point 52-45 win over a solid Cincinnati North College Hill team to win a Division III sectional tournament title on Saturday afternoon.
VANDALIA — After some strong first-half efforts, a pair of Greene County area boys basketball programs saw their seasons come to an end Saturday at Vandalia Butler High School's Student Activities Center.
TROY — After a turnaround year, the Bulldogs didn't end the season the way they wanted to.
Earl Lloyd was a player and coach, an NBA champion and later a Hall of Famer. Within the basketball world, he's something much bigger.He was a pioneer.
TAMPA, Fla. — Stripped of his job at third base, Alex Rodriguez moved across the diamond and worked out at first base for the initial time with the New York Yankees.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Rory McIlroy's first PGA Tour event in five months lasted only two days.
David Poile made an impressive splash on the NHL trade market earlier this month.The Nashville Predators general manager knows better than to make any assurances he's done altering his NHL-leading lineup.
HAMPTON, Ga. — When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Marlon Byrd knows the Reds traded for him because they think he'll bring them more than just another run producer in left field.
HIGH SCHOOLGIRLS BASKETBALLGreeneview 35, Middletown Fenwick 32
HIGH SCHOOLXenia Athletic Hall nominations being acceptedXENIA — Nominations for the 2015 induction class into the Xenia Athletic Hall of Fame are now being accepted.
SPRINGFIELD — Even though Carroll entered the postseason on a hot streak, they were slow to start off their first postseason game, Friday night at Springfield High School.
NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star forward Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat underwent more tests in a South Florida hospital on Friday, amid concerns that blood clots have worked their way from his legs to his lungs to create a condition that could be...
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — More than a dozen security officials dressed in bright green shirts gathered behind the basket, just as they were trained. When the final seconds ticked away on Kansas State's stunning upset of rival Kansas, they...
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Even though he's led big-league clubs through 14 seasons, Indians manager Terry Francona says he still gets jitters when talking to the team before it starts spring training.
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CLEVELAND — Cavaliers forward Shawn Marion did not travel with the team to Detroit so he can undergo an MRI on an injured left hip.
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FAIRBORN — Fairborn honored six of its senior student athletes who were signing to play college athletics, Thursday afternoon at Fairborn High School.
HUBER HEIGHTS — Springboro needed a barrage of rainbow threes to finally get some distance between itself and upstart, upset minded Fairborn during Thursday's Division I girls high school basketball sectional semifinal game at Wayne High...
Greeneview defeats Fenwick
NEW CARLISLE — Carroll looked to have things locked up at halftime, but an experienced Kenton Ridge squad wasn't deterred.
CHICAGO — The news that Derrick Rose will have knee surgery again hit the Chicago Bulls and their fans hard and left them in a familiar spot — trying to get by without their star point guard.
COLUMBUS (AP) — The top freshmen basketball scorers in the nation both play for Ohio State — just on different teams.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Cincinnati pitcher Homer Bailey doesn't expect to be ready for the start of the season as he recovers from surgery in September to repair a tear in the flexor tendon by his right elbow.
HIGH SCHOOLSumner, Zink earn Ohio Coach of the Year honors
MONROE — The fifth-seeded Xenia Christian's girls basketball team and its fans drove over 20 miles away to run into a Greene County buzz saw.
MINNEAPOLIS — Kevin Garnett never wanted to leave Minnesota when the Timberwolves traded him to Boston nearly eight years ago, never wanted to jump from a sinking Celtics ship before Paul Pierce convinced him to follow him to Brooklyn two years...
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — With everyone in camp, the Reds can finally start to sort out two openings in their rotation.
NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is slowly addressing the lagging pace of games.
HUBER HEIGHTS — Just a day after losing its coach, the Xenia High School girls basketball team faced the unenviable task of facing top-seeded Springboro in the opening round of the Division I sectional tournament.
TROY — Identical twins + Nearly identical halves = easy win.
DARF Race Car Show, March 7BEAVERCREEK — The annual Dayton Auto Racing Fans club charity race car show will take place March 7 at Lang's Chevrolet, 635 S Orchard Lane, in Beavercreek.
NEW CARLISLE — Of the two Greene County area teams who spent a frigid Monday night at Tecumseh High School, one bowed out despite a determined effort; the other is moving on.
XENIA — One fourth-quarter scoring run was all Xenia needed in order to finally pull away from Greater Western Ohio Conference, South Division foe Fairborn, claim a 61-45 win, and earn the Buccaneers their first outright division title in eight...
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks are not standing pat on their surprising season.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Johnny Cueto would like to have a new contract before opening day.
DAYTON — You always want to beat your rival.
COLLEGE BASKETBALLCedarville 25th in DII women's poll
INDIANAPOLIS — Marcus Mariota looked awfully comfortable on center stage Thursday.
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates have spent the last two seasons transforming themselves from laughingstock to legitimate contender.
Parkersburg, W. Va. — Entering the night outside of the top six teams which qualify for the conference tournament, the Central State women's basketball team came up with a must win over Ohio Valley, 78-72, on Thursday night.
INDIANAPOLIS — Browns general manager Ray Farmer took responsibility Thursday for breaking the NFL's rules about text messages — and selecting Johnny Manziel in last year's draft.
CEDARVILLE — Jason Cuffee scored a game-high 24 points and Yellow Jackets teammate Marcus Reineke finished with 22 to lead the Cedarville University men's basketball team to Thursday night's 103-72 win at the Callan Athletic...
FAIRBORN — Wright State coach Billy Donlon compared this season to Murphy's Law after Wednesday night's loss to Horizon League opponent Oakland University.Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.
Parkersburg, W.Va. — Central State was unable to overcome the absence of leading scorer Masceo Harmon, losing 78-66 to Ohio Valley on Thursday night.
CINCINNATI — Cincinnati's intra-city college basketball rivalry is back on campus.