Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comTwo days may not seem like a long time, but it feels like an eternity for the Clay Panthers and the Notre Dame Titans.
Due to the weather, all postseason games have been postponed for Thursday, March 5. The following games have been rescheduled:Girls
PDT Sports ReportThe following is the girls All-District basketball team as compiled by the District 14 Coaches Association. All area players are identified in bold print.DIVISION IIIFIRST TEAM
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe script has been written before. But unlike the previous two endings, the South Webster Lady Jeeps are determined to change the outcome.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comSouth Webster saw its 2014-15 season come to a close on Tuesday evening with a 76-44 loss to top-seeded Trimble in the sectional finals at Meigs High School.
Sports ReleasePORTSMOUTH, Ohio — The Mid-South Conference men's and women's basketball tournament brackets are set, the conference office announced Saturday upon the conclusion of regular season play.
Wheelersburg Postseason TicketsTickets will be on sale for the boys basketball game vs Waverly on Sunday, March 8, at 3:45 p.m., from Wednesday through Friday at the Wheelersburg High School office...
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — The Ironton Fighting Tigers breezed through their district semifinal match against second-seeded Eastern Brown thanks to a stingy defense.
Photo submittedThe South Webster Lady Jeeps Fourth Grade All-Star team won the Minford Little League Basketball Tournament.
Justin OttneyPDT Sports ContributorThe Portsmouth Trojans have punched their ticket to the Convocation Center in Athens for the second year in a row after defeating the West Union Dragons, 71-55.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — Dominance. One word describes Wheelersburg's effort in it's Division III sectional game.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — With their backs against the wall, the Valley Indians rose to the challenge.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comCHILLICOTHE — Brandon Rowe didn't call glass, but that's OK. His Minford Falcons are still headed to the Convo for the third straight year.
G. Sam PiattPDT Outdoors ColumnistComes the first day of March and we're on the downhill slide – just 19 days 'till spring.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comThere's a new sheriff in Sciotoville.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comJACKSON — The story came to an end for the Notre Dame Titans after an 19-5 season and a trip to the Division IV district semifinals.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comJACKSON — If the Manchester Greyhounds had any aspirations of reaching the district finals, South Webster smothered them early and often.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — Holding just a slim three-point halftime lead, the Wheelersburg girl's bid for a spot in the district final seemed to be in jeopardy.
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Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comTwo days after getting a tough win in a make-up game, Notre Dame rode the momentum to a 49-36 win over New Boston Wednesday night at Northwest High School in the sectional semifinals.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — It should have never been that close, but Wheelersburg will gladly take a victory.
PORTSMOUTH – Despite a stretch of four-straight losses, the Shawnee State women's basketball team is back on track, having won three of its last four. This week, the Bears were rewarded by moving up one spot in the NAIA Division I...
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comSouth Webster opened its postseason run with a 67-54 win over Symmes Valley Tuesday evening in a sectional final game at Meigs High School.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — It may not have been pretty, but Piketon is headed for the sectional finals.
By Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comIn a make-up game originally scheduled for last Friday, the Notre Dame Titans outlasted Eastern for a 52-49 win on Senior Night Monday evening at Notre Dame High School.
PORTSMOUTH – Shawnee State women's basketball player Ali Zieverink has been named the Mid-South Conference women's basketball Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday afternoon.
Students from the Dogwood Ridge Tokoshi Martial Arts Dojo competed at the Elite Martial Arts Challenge Valentine Day Classic in Richmond, Kentucky tournament on Feb. 14. Pictured left to right are:
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Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comWAVERLY — For 28 minutes, it appeared the West Senators were in position to get a shot at the Valley Indians for a Division III Sectional championship.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe South Webster Jeeps breezed to a sectional title Sunday with a 76-36 win over the Symmes Valley Vikings.Kacie Hall led the top-seeded Jeeps with 28 points and six steals.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comThe Minford Falcons' season came to a close Sunday evening with a 51-39 loss to top-seeded Fairland in a sectional final game at Rock Hill High School.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comMcDERMOTT — The New Boston Tigers missed out on a sectional championship Sunday afternoon as they fell 59-53 to the fourth-seeded Manchester Greyhounds.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comPEDRO — After two years of disappointing playoff losses, Wheelersburg finally has its sectional title.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comPEDRO — On Sunday evening, the Valley girls basketball team learned the hard way that it's not easy to win a game when you shoot 22 percent from the field.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comThe Northwest Mohawks edged the South Webster Jeeps 48-47 Friday night.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comThe West Senators survived a furious furious fourth-quarter comeback by Oak Hill on Friday night to hang on for a 60-58 victory at Portsmouth West High School.
Chris Slonecslone@civitasmedia.comNEW BOSTON— On a night when New Boston honored its greatest team in school history, it was this year's Tiger squad that made memories of a lifetime.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comLATHAM — For the first time in a decade and just the second time in 30 years, the Clay Panthers have clawed their way to an SOC I championship.
G. Sam PiattPDT Outdoors ColumnistWith the sub-zero temperatures we've been experiencing here in the valley of late, nobody's thinking about fishing.
Alex Hiderahider@civitasmedia.comLUCASVILLE — History repeats itself, and Thursday's sectional semifinal is proof.