Column: Football players are tough, but hockey players are tougher

COLUMBUS, Ohio — I can’t remember one football conversation with former Pitt coach Paul Chryst, but I have vivid memories of our chat abou...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Blown leads, 11 OTs and surprises abound in NHL first round

Blown leads, 11 OTs and surprises abound in NHL first round

The first week of the NHL postseason has been about as unpredictable as anyone could imagine, even in a sport where upsets are the norm, home-ice adva...

April 19th, 2017 |  


AP Sports WriterEds: Penguins 5, Blue Jackets 4, OT. Updates with new lede. With AP Photos.COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With help from Sidney Crosby, J...

April 19th, 2017 |  



Pitchers perfect: Massie blanks Mercyhurst 17-0

Pitchers perfect: Massie blanks Mercyhurst 17-0

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — A day after the team’s perfect record ended, Clinton-Massie found perfection in its pitching staff.Taylor Florea and...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Reds’ Arroyo gets first win since 2014 behind Duvall’s slam

Reds’ Arroyo gets first win since 2014 behind Duvall’s slam

CINCINNATI (AP) — Adam Duvall hit his first career grand slam, Joey Votto had a two-run shot and Bronson Arroyo got his first win in almost thre...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Markus Nutivaara, William Karlsson and Boone Jenner each had a goal and an assist and the Columbus Blue Jackets held on to...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Hurricane rings ‘Victory Bell’ in 10-0 win over Blue Lions

Hurricane rings ‘Victory Bell’ in 10-0 win over Blue Lions

WILMINGTON — Brett Bell was dominant on the mound Tuesday as Wilmington blanked Washington 10-0 in five innings in South Central Ohio League bas...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Norwood no match for Blanchester tennis 5-0

Norwood no match for Blanchester tennis 5-0

NORWOOD — The Blanchester tennis team had no trouble Tuesday with Norwood in a non-league match.Blanchester is 6-4 on the year.With the exceptio...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Massie squeezes out 11-8 win over Broncos

Massie squeezes out 11-8 win over Broncos

MT. ORAB — Clinton-Massie scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning and defeated Western Brown 11-8 in non-league baseball action at Gar...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Smart pitches Lady ’Cane to fifth straight win

Smart pitches Lady ’Cane to fifth straight win

WILMINGTON — The beat rolls on for the Wilmington High School softball team.The Lady Hurricane received solid pitching from Courtney Smart and t...

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