Adam Henderson was quick with an answer when asked what was his favorite sport after he and Kelly Nadler were honored as The Lima News Scholar-Athletes of the Year on Monday night at OSU-Lima.
CONVOY — Crestview edged Delphos Jefferson 3-2 to clinch the Northwest Conference baseball title with an 8-0 mark.
BLUFFTON — Two baseball teams with similar situations.Both Bluffton and Lincolnview have been trying to find some consistency this spring.
ADRIAN, Mich. – The University of Northwestern Ohio baseball team opened Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference postseason tournament with a 10-2 victory against Aquinas College on Monday.
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CLEVELAND — Derrick Rose scored 25 points and Pau Gasol added 21, leading the Chicago Bulls to a 99-92 victory over the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Monday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. — His voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry cried.
WAYNEFIELD — The 2015 season opened Saturday at Waynesfield Raceway Park with drivers trying to get ahead in the points chase.
ELIDA – It's a challenge for a student-athlete to balance both athletics and school work.For Elida multi-sport standout Clark Etzler, the past four years of high school has been more like a juggling act.
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — There's something about Talladega Superspeedway — its ardent Earnhardt fans, the success his family has had at the track — that makes Dale Earnhardt Jr. feel a responsibility to put on a show.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James embraces challenges, big or small, personal or professional. They drive him, push him, make him dig deeper.He's about to face another daunting one. Actually, a dozen of them.
See the 15 boys and 15 girls recognized as the brightest minds and best athletes in the region.
LAS VEGAS — The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasn't the best.
The Lima News will honor 30 of the top high school scholar-athletes in the area at a banquet and ceremony on the campus of The Ohio State University at Lima on Monday night.
ELIDA – The public address announcer for Elida basketball couldn't make it to the Elida Fieldhouse one night.No problem.Terry Myers was there to fill in.
LOS ANGELES — Chris Paul banked in a shot over Tim Duncan with a second left to lift the Los Angeles Clippers to a 111-109 victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 on Saturday night for a wild finish to an entertaining...
Listening to Ohio sports fans talk about their teams and the NFL draft, the Reds' bullpen and the Indians' slow start the last few days has convinced me of one thing.
COLUMBUS GROVE – The Lima Senior baseball team got out to a 5-2 start this spring.But since then, the Spartans have been unable to recapture its winning ways.
FINDLAY — The Columbus Grove boys and the Ottawa-Glandorf girls won the team titles at the Liberty-Benton Invitational on Saturday in track and field
MASON — Senior Michelle Tuma clinched the title with a win at No. 1 singles as Ohio Northern defeated John Carroll 5-2 in the championship match of the 2015 Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Tennis Tournament on Saturday afternoon at the...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Brilliant but untested, American Pharoah was put to a fight in the Kentucky Derby and won.
CINCINNATI — The Bengals picked troubled Southern California defensive back Josh Shaw with their first pick of the fourth round Saturday.
NOAH BEACH(Ada)4.0 GPAAll-NWC football twice. SM All-Ohio. District qualifier wrestling. Film club. 4-H. Church lector. Food pantry worker.
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A couple of recent surveys point to a good news, bad news scenario when it comes to the outdoors.Connecting with nature can give you a happier and healthier life. And millions of people are taking advantage of that.
BATH TOWNSHIP — Alyssa Windau got the victory as Shawnee beat Bath 5-1, giving the Wildkittens their first WBL loss of the season. Chloe Wohlgamuth and Kierstan Courtney had three hits each also for Shawnee. Julia Miller doubled for...
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The best birthday gifts are not necessarily wrapped up in a pretty box.
LIMA — Veterans love to get back on the winning track. For Kyle Sauder, that was the case as he won the Spring Fling at Limaland Motorsports Park last Friday night.
ANDERSON — A violation of the coaches ejection policy resulted in Bluffton University having to forfeit its win against Anderson University in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament Friday.
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The Western Buckeye League has announced its All-Academic Athletes for 2014-15.
ATLANTA — Mike Foltynewicz won his first career start and drove in two runs with his first career hit to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Cincinnati Reds.
CLEVELAND — The Indians waved goodbye to a miserable April and welcomed the month of May with a potent offensive attack Friday night at Progressive Field.
The most-anticipated fight in decades. The best-known horse race. A resumption of one of the premier baseball rivalries. The NFL draft. Playoff games, too.And those are just the highlights.Super Saturday awaits.
BATH TOWNSHIP – More than once during Bath's 3-0 softball win over Elida on Thursday, Julia Miller took the game into her own hands.Literally.
WAYNESFIELD — The thrill of racing is coming back to Waynesfield.
ST. MARYS — Chase Roop allowed no earned runs, four hits, four walks while striking out five over six innings as St. Marys defeated top-ranked Division III Coldwater 2-1 in baseball Thursday.
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CHICAGO — Even with significant off-field baggage, Jameis Winston was the first pick in the NFL draft Thursday night.With no such issues, Marcus Mariota went second.
BEREA — Danny Shelton didn't need long to record his first NFL sack.
CINCINNATI — The Bengals felt they were in position to take a player in the first round who may not even play for them next season.
Limaland Motorsports Park returns to action Friday, with Modified Mayhem, featuring the K & N Filters UMP Modifieds. Also the K & L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders and the Budweiser Thunderstocks will compete. Gates open at 5 p.m. with hot laps at 6:30...
Quiz on testing your skill matching NFL greats with the round they were drafted.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — A pitcher's confidence can grow immensely if the defense plays well behind him.And spotting the pitcher nine runs early on doesn't hurt matters either.
BATH TOWNSHIP — A large number of softball teams would love to have the two number two pitchers that took the mound for Crestview and Bath on Wednesday evening.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Wapakoneta's game plan at Shawnee tied back to a simple mindset Wednesday: Be aggressive.
SPENCERVILLE — Kara May knocked out a home run for the third straight game and also doubled as Spencerville pounded out 18 hits in a 16-7 softball victory against Delphos Jefferson on Wednesday.
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