Sports Extra with Dave Ross: ‘Bullpen day’ takes on expanded meaning

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: ‘Bullpen day’ takes on expanded meaning

When the Cincinnati Reds top farm club hosted Charlotte on June 12, the visitors decided to make it a “bullpen day” to reposition their st...

June 24th, 2022 |  


Smith wins his second feature of the season

Smith wins his second feature of the season

DeGRAFF — Quincy driver Josh Smith is off to a strong start to the racing season, as he claimed the top spot in the 40-lap Dave Nagel Excavating...

June 20th, 2022 |  


Ready to steal

Ready to steal

Sidney Body Carstar’s Rob Middendorf, left, gets a massive lead off towards second as Wreckers Towing and Transport’s Dallas Goshorn pitch...

June 17th, 2022 |  



Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Russia baseball: 1971 + 51 = 2022

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Russia baseball: 1971 + 51 = 2022

The Shelby County Athletic League won its first ever state team title when Russia brought home top honors in baseball in 1971. This past Saturday the ...

June 17th, 2022 |  


Sidney Legion baseball

Sidney Legion baseball

Sidney American Legion Post 217’s Gavin Roberts runs for third as Napoleon Legion’s Abe Delano watches at Custenborder Field on Wednesday,...

June 16th, 2022 |  


Safe

Safe

Wreckers’ Chaise Johnson crosses home as Sidney Body Carstar catcher Coleman Collingsworth tries to tag him as the ball bounces away during a C-...

June 15th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia rocks Price, Lincolnview for D-IV baseball title

Baseball: Russia rocks Price, Lincolnview for D-IV baseball title

AKRON — Many Lincolnview fans entered Akron’s Canal Field wearing shirts with ‘24-0,’ printed large. The shirts, which were pr...

June 11th, 2022 updated: June 11th, 2022. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Unimaginable yet vintage Al McGuire

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Unimaginable yet vintage Al McGuire

Back in 1970, Coach Al McGuire’s Marquette Warriors were invited to both the NCAA and NIT basketball tournaments. This sometimes happened to ind...

June 10th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia rallies, beats Newark Catholic 4-3 in state semifinal

Baseball: Russia rallies, beats Newark Catholic 4-3 in state semifinal

AKRON — Another early deficit in a tournament game. Another comeback victory.Russia scored four runs in the fourth inning and rallied to earn a ...

June 9th, 2022 |  


Baseball: Russia baseball reaches state final four

Baseball: Russia baseball reaches state final four

It’s not likely that the slick, middle-of-the-diamond fielding plays by the 23-6 Russia Raiders last Friday brought back memories of Tony Kubek ...

June 6th, 2022 updated: June 6th, 2022. |