Tennis: Lehman Catholic to be part of unofficial tennis conference

SIDNEY — With the breakup of the Cross County Conference and teams leaving the Southwestern Buckeye League to join the two new conferences being...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Wednesday/Thursday roundup: Sidney beats Piqua to stay undefeated

SIDNEY — All area baseball and softball games scheduled for Thursday were postponed or cancelled due to cold weather.Except for Sidney, which mo...

April 2nd, 2021 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Who wants to play a state football champ?

The Midwest Athletic Conference is synonymous with winning state football titles. Most of its members have had problems booking non-conference games a...

April 2nd, 2021 updated: April 2nd, 2021. |  



Tuesday roundup: Russia pulls away late from Riverside

DeGRAFF — Russia scored six runs in the fifth inning to spark an 11-3 victory over Riverside in a nonconference softball game on Tuesday.The Pir...

March 31st, 2021 |  


Monday roundup: Fort Loramie softball holds on against Russia

Monday roundup: Fort Loramie softball holds on against Russia

RUSSIA — Fort Loramie became just the second Shelby County Athletic League squad to beat Russia in the last five years.The Redskins scored six r...

March 30th, 2021 |  


Saturday roundup: Sidney edges Tecumseh 4-3 in opener

SIDNEY — Sidney’s baseball team held on to earn an opening day victory on its home field on Saturday. Tecumseh scored one run in the top o...

March 29th, 2021 |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Trojans make it a sweep for the SCAL!

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Trojans make it a sweep for the SCAL!

Last Sunday the boys of Botkins brought home their first basketball state title to give the Shelby County Athletic League a clean sweep of both gender...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Basketball: Area players earn all-district recognition

Basketball: Area players earn all-district recognition

The all-Southwest district teams were released by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association late in February, and over a dozen area players earned honor...

March 24th, 2021 |  


Basketball: Area players earn all-conference honors

Basketball: Area players earn all-conference honors

Area conferences released their all-star teams last month after the completion of regular-season play, and many Shelby County and other area athletes ...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: Botkins beats Columbus Grove for school’s first state title

Boys basketball: Botkins beats Columbus Grove for school’s first state title

DAYTON — Before he accepted the head coaching job at Botkins in the spring of 2018, Sean Powell did not know much about the small village school...

March 21st, 2021 updated: March 22nd, 2021. |