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COLUMBUS — J.T. Barrett doesn’t like to lose to anyone. Losing to someone twice? That’s even worse, least of all if that someone isn’t even in the stadium. After Ohio State’s 38-7 win over Army on Saturday, Barrett said one of the things...

Borland steps up for Bucks

Borland steps up for Bucks

COLUMBUS — Ohio State redshirt freshman linebacker Tuf Borland woke up Saturday morning expecting to play against Army but never dreamed he would play a big role in OSU’s 38-7 win over the Black Knights. Borland led Ohio State with 10.5 tackles, including...

Delphos St. John’s wins in OT

Delphos St. John’s wins in OT

DELPHOS — Delphos St. John’s kicker Mark Wrasman got a second chance and he nailed it. Wrasman connected on a 35-yard field goal in the third overtime to lift Delphos St. John’s to a 24-21 victory over Versailles Saturday night at Stadium Park....

Lima area football roundup: Ada hangs on to defeat Delphos Jefferson

Lima area football roundup: Ada hangs on to defeat Delphos Jefferson

DELPHOS — The host Wildcats rallied back from a 35-21 deficit with a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter at Stadium Park only to have a two-point conversion attempt fail in a 35-33 defeat to Ada in the Northwest Conference opener for both teams. Ada’s...

Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 15

Ohio high school football scores for Friday, Sept. 15

Ada 35, Delphos Jefferson 33 Akr. Coventry 44, Lodi Cloverleaf 21 Akr. East 34, Dover 24 Akr. Ellet 14, Akr. Kenmore 13 Akr. Manchester 36, Massillon Tuslaw 21 Akr. SVSM 28, Youngs. Mooney 21 Alliance 49, Beloit W. Branch 45 Amanda-Clearcreek 28, Circleville Logan Elm...

Lima area sports results

High Schools Boys Soccer Pettisville 1, Kalida 0 at Pettisville Goals: Dietrec Yoder (Pettisville). Shots on goal: Kalida 6, Pettisville 8 Saves: Justin Rupp (Pettisville) 8, Braden Recker (Kalida) 5 Records: Kalida 5-3-1; Pettisville 7-2-0 Colleges Volleyball...

Cozart leads power surge with 2 homers, Reds beat Bucs 4-2

CINCINNATI (— Solo home runs don’t bug Chad Kuhl. Four in one game is a problem Cincinnati scored all of its runs on solo homers off the Pittsburgh right-hander, two by Zack Cozart, and the Reds beat the Pirates 4-2 on Friday night. Joey Votto and Scott...

Thursday Lima area sports results

High Schools Volleyball Columbus Grove 3, Paulding 0 At Columbus Grove Game scores: 25-21, 25-9, 25-14 CG Leaders: Carlee McCluer 5 aces, 12 kills, 16 digs, Amy Vorst 15 digs. Paulding Leaders: Cassidy Posey 9 kills, 5 blocks, Audrey Manz 8 assists, Megan Tope 18...

Tribe’s AL record win streak stops at 22

Tribe’s AL record win streak stops at 22

CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor planned to pour a bottle of water over his head. On Sunday, he’ll switch to champagne. For the second year in a row, the Cleveland Indians are AL Central champions. A few hours after they beat Kansas City 8-4 in the first...

Grading the Buckeyes: Disappointing says it all

A grade card on Ohio State’s 31-16 loss to Oklahoma. It wasn’t good and it could have been worse. OFFENSE: D+ The numbers are always attached only to J.T. Barrett’s name, but maybe a better way to express the ongoing disappointing performance of Ohio...

OSU dominated by Oklahoma and Mayfield

COLUMBUS – If this had been a road game, Ohio State would have heard the dreaded, “Overrated, overrated,” chant. As it was, Oklahoma’s fan were too happy, too outnumbered or too polite to say it after the No. 5 Sooners dominated No. 2 Ohio...

Oklahoma standout son of ex-Browns lineman

COLUMBUS — Oklahoma’s Orlando Brown, the Big 12 Offensive Lineman of the Year in 2016, is the son of former Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Orlando “Zeus” Brown. The older Brown played 10 seasons for the Browns and the Baltimore Ravens but...

5-star coaches usually weren’t 5-star players

COLUMBUS — Recruiting is one of the most important parts of being a big-time college football coach in 2017. Coaches spend a great deal of time pursuing the 4-star and 5-star athletes who will take the programs to the highest levels of college football or keep...

OSU’s Dixon runs comeback route

COLUMBUS – It started almost as soon as he arrived at Ohio State. His knees hurt. Both of them. Johnnie Dixon was rated one of the top 10 high school receivers nationally when he signed with Ohio State in 2014 but suffered setback after setback and never stayed...