Veteran poised in winning Masters by three shots
AUGUSTA, Ga. — One of golf's most exciting players squeezed most of the drama out of the Masters on Sunday. That's just fine with Bubba Watson.All he cared about was slipping into that green jacket.
LIMA — For the second straight day, the top two teams in the Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference split a doubleheader.The University of Northwestern Ohio won the first game, 9-5, while Davenport won the second game, 4-3, Sunday at UNOH.
Mesoraco, Heisey have 4 RBIs each
CINCINNATI — The Reds went two weeks before breaking out of their hitting slump.
Culver gives Wapakoneta 'big-game' mentality
WAPAKONETA — Big games have become the norm for Wapakoneta's baseball program.
CINCINNATI — Reds starter Mat Latos was diagnosed with a strained right forearm on Sunday and won't be allowed to throw for 10-14 days.
Meyer leads the way with 34 points
LIMA – Lima Express standout Kyle Meyer knows math.The Columbus Grove and Ohio Northern product teaches math at Lima Senior.
Wilcats feature Gossard, Sullivan, Jordan and Weis
BATH TOWNSHIP – Bath coach Brian Jesko has plenty of options with his pitching staff this season.And every way he turns, his choices look pretty good.
BASEBALL CAPSULESThe information was supplied by the coaches. Any school not listed, the information was not provided by the school.
Camille Martin, Shelby Lucas both hitting over .400
LIMA – History was made at the University of Northwestern Ohio on Sunday.
CINCINNATI — Opening Day is a holiday in Cincinnati.OK, not officially, but you wouldn't know it if you drove through bumper-to-bumper traffic in downtown Cincinnati today.
CINCINNATI — No waiting for one of the NL Central's longstanding rivalries to resume. The Cardinals and Reds can start playing their annual game of look-who's-in-first right from the first pitch.
CINCINNATI — The Reds will open the season with eight players on the disabled list, including starter Mat Latos, closer Aroldis Chapman and catcher Devin Mesoraco.
Girls wrap up season with All-Star game
ELIDA – For most of Monday's participants of the District 8 All-Star girls basketball game, it was possibly the final opportunity to play competitively.
DAYTON — For the last 14 years, the NCAA tournament has started with play-in games and the First Four at the University of Dayton Arena.The home team? Didn't even get in the bracket most times.This year, it's flying high.
LIMA — A state championship for a high school is always a call for celebration.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Aroldis Chapman, with two black eyes — and a big smile — returned to the Cincinnati Reds' clubhouse Sunday, four days after being hit in the face by a line drive.
COLUMBUS — Lima Central Catholic didn't have to play the perfect game.It just had to play harder and dive for every loose ball and crazy-bounce rebound.The T-Birds did that and a lot more.
SYDNEY — Yasiel Puig and Paul Goldschmidt hadn't left the stadium before workers began dismantling what was quite an impressive place to play baseball.For a week, at least.