Lima Senior grad Thompson resilient in hoops career

Lima Senior grad Thompson resilient in hoops career

It may be difficult to believe but Rion Thompson’s remarkable basketball journey, that carried her from a Lima Senior High legend to Bowling Gre...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Lima Central High School athlete recalls trip to state in 1943

Lima Central High School athlete recalls trip to state in 1943

Ken Harrod doesn’t run theF basketball floor like he did 77 years ago, but he is still in remarkably good shape for his age. He attributes his h...

January 21st, 2020 updated: January 21st, 2020. |  


Bannister brings new voice to Lima sports talk, but Koza mainstays will remain

Bannister brings new voice to Lima sports talk, but Koza mainstays will remain

How do you replace a local legend?In the case of Marty Bannister, who began filling the role Vince Koza had as the host of 93.1 The Fan’s aftern...

January 21st, 2020 updated: January 21st, 2020. |  



Coombs returns to Ohio State

Coombs returns to Ohio State

COLUMBUS — Perhaps the worst-kept secret in Ohio State football became reality on Monday when Kerry Coombs returned to the Buckeyes’ coach...

January 21st, 2020 updated: January 21st, 2020. |  


Dayton in top 10 for first time since ’67

Dayton in top 10 for first time since ’67

The University of Dayton’s No. 7 ranking in this week’s men’s basketball Top 25 is the first time the Flyers have been in the top 10...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Mahomes lifts Chiefs to Super Bowl

Mahomes lifts Chiefs to Super Bowl

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — With his best imitation of a tightrope walker, Patrick Mahomes high-wired the Kansas City Chiefs into their first Super ...

January 19th, 2020 |  


Moustakas eyes winning a World Series

Moustakas eyes winning a World Series

Mike Moustakas sees a championship caliber team in Cincinnati and is ready to help them win a World Series this year.Moustakas, who played with the Mi...

January 19th, 2020 |  


Girls basketball: Columbus Grove stays unbeaten in PCL

Girls basketball: Columbus Grove stays unbeaten in PCL

MILLER CITY — Columbus Grove improved to 13-3 overall and 5-0 in the Putnam County League with a 56-36 girls high school basketball victory Satu...

January 19th, 2020 |  


Lima area sports calendar

Lima area sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News....

January 19th, 2020 |  


Roundup: Allen East wins wrestling invitational

Roundup: Allen East wins wrestling invitational

VAN BUREN — Allen East (247.5 points) won Saturday’s 29-team Van Buren Invitational wrestling competition with Bluffton (117.5) finishing ...

January 19th, 2020 |