Girls basketball: State tournament moving to UD Arena

Girls basketball: State tournament moving to UD Arena

There’s hardly been a season in the last decade when a girls basketball team from Shelby County or the immediate surrounding area hasn’t e...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Longtime NFL assistant has Sidney ties

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Longtime NFL assistant has Sidney ties

David Lippincott was just a north Sidney toddler when his dad was Sidney’s head football coach in 1979 and 1980. David then grew up in Cincinnat...

May 8th, 2020 |  


OHSAA state cross country meet moving to Fortress Obetz this fall

OHSAA state cross country meet moving to Fortress Obetz this fall

After almost a decade, the state cross country meet has a new home.The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced last week in a press release th...

May 6th, 2020 |  



Legion baseball, ACME seasons canceled

Legion baseball, ACME seasons canceled

The Ohio American Legion announced on Monday that it has canceled its 2020 baseball season, and Sidney Post 217 baseball committee chairperson Bill Lo...

May 5th, 2020 updated: May 5th, 2020. |  


OHSAA extends no-contact period

OHSAA extends no-contact period

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has extended its no-contact period and adjusted the amount of time it will allow in-person instruction in Ju...

May 5th, 2020 |  


Though not a surprise, spring cancelation ‘heartbreaking’

Though not a surprise, spring cancelation ‘heartbreaking’

Anna baseball coach Kristian Althauser was holding out hope COVID-19 wouldn’t force the cancelation of the season when the Ohio High School Athl...

May 1st, 2020 updated: May 1st, 2020. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Over 50 years later, we still remember Jesse Williams

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Over 50 years later, we still remember Jesse Williams

Early this week I was contacted by several Sidney alums and also a current longtime Bellefontaine coach to be sure I’d heard that Jesse Williams...

May 1st, 2020 |  


Anna, Minster to be in new playoff region in 2020

Anna, Minster to be in new playoff region in 2020

Anna and Minster’s 2020 playoff hopes are heading south.The two schools and Versailles will compete for playoff berths in a new region this year...

April 29th, 2020 updated: April 29th, 2020. |  


Weight training, conditioning continues under stay-at-home orders

Weight training, conditioning continues under stay-at-home orders

SIDNEY — Some school districts have faced problems with the transition to virtual teaching methods through internet platforms since school build...

April 28th, 2020 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Baseball resumes in South Korea

I’ve continually followed the baseball career of Fort Loramie’s Jared Hoying but am now writing more about it to reveal what’s happe...

April 24th, 2020 |