The Reader Speaks…Oct 19, 2017

It never slows down...and here are few of the better responses received in the past days - on old news, new news, matters of the heart, and spirit. People write every week and share that their favorite feature on Press Pros is to read what others have to say. So, OK...enjoy today's inside feature.

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The Reader Speaks…Oct 19, 2017
Oct
18

The Reader Speaks…Oct 19, 2017

It never slows down…and here are few of the better responses received in the past days – on old news, new news, matters of the heart, and spirit. People write every week and share that their favorite feature on Press Pros is to read what others have to say. So, OK…enjoy today’s inside feature.

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Togetherness With Coldwater Volleyball And Tennessee Chicken…!
Oct
18

Togetherness With Coldwater Volleyball And Tennessee Chicken…!

What’s the difference in Coldwater volleyball this season, maybe other than keeping the season going so they can enjoy more of that Tennessee Chicken from the Grill on Main? Togetherness, for one; and a lot to celebrate. A Press Pros profile on the state’s #1 team in Division III…in today’s inside feature.

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Fall Series, Game 3:  What’s Cookin’…?
Oct
17

Fall Series, Game 3: What’s Cookin’…?

Missed him by that much…Noah McGowan (left, with ball) missed on an attempt for a baseline double play, but the story of the night on Tuesday was a pair of young starting pitchers. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Oct
16

The ‘Word’ Man: Hal McCoy, Beyond Hal McCoy

Wondering what you’re going to read now that the Reds are done and Hal McCoy has moved on to a richer baseball palette? Take a moment to consider the man beyond balls and strikes. Learn why it’s the way he writes about balls and strikes that makes him special. Something I’ll never hear the end of…in today’s inside feature.

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Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…
Oct
14

Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…

Stranded in the desert with a 0-0 tie in the first half, the game was still very winnable.  It was Camel weather, and the Flyers just couldn’t get over the hump against the Campbell Fighting Camels.  Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s UD feature.

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Troy Answers Critics – Shuts Down #4-Ranked Sidney
Oct
14

Troy Answers Critics – Shuts Down #4-Ranked Sidney

They shut down Andre’ (above)….And the Troy Trojans answered their early-season critics to continue their late-season surge with a resounding win over the #4-ranked Sidney Yellow Jackets. Read more about the game from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros inside GWOC feature.

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Russia Plays Spoiler To Loramie…2nd Place Like Kissing Your Sister
Oct
10

Russia Plays Spoiler To Loramie…2nd Place Like Kissing Your Sister

Just win, baby!….Russia’s Cameo Wilson (#12, above) leads the cheers at match point as Russia denied Fort Loramie a share of the Shelby County League title Tuesday in a four-set win. Read more about the match, and what it meant, in today’s Press Pros SCL feature.

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Buckeyes Pull Away From Pesky Indiana
Sep
1

Buckeyes Pull Away From Pesky Indiana

Fireworks at the end….Ohio State trailed at halftime but found its groove in the second half. … Barrett has a strong game after a so-so start … Dobbins runs for 181 yards and may be tough to pull from the lineup. Read about the opening win from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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From The Dugout:  The “Changeup”…..
Jan
9

From The Dugout: The “Changeup”…..

Our 2017 series on learning baseball from those who teach it best debuts with this week’s feature on one of baseball’s most underutilized pitches…from University of Dayton pitching coach, Ryne Romick.

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Greg Hoard: Youth Prevails in Bengals’ Finale
Jan
1

Greg Hoard: Youth Prevails in Bengals’ Finale

And again we wait. If the true test of an NFL team is the ability to sustain and maintain a consistently successful performance, and to build on that success week after week…with the Bengals’ win in Sunday’s finale, we’re in an all-too-familiar position. Once again…we wait to see. Read Greg Hoard in the latest inside feature.

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For A Time, Being In The Hunt Enough
Oct
14

For A Time, Being In The Hunt Enough

On Top Of Their World, For Now…Undefeated at the halfway pole Ohio State fans can only watch and hope…for a clean finish by a “good” Buckeyes team, and a stumble by one or two others perceived to be “great”. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Adam Niemeyer’s Summer Of Anticipation
Jul
4

Adam Niemeyer’s Summer Of Anticipation

Armed And Ready…College-bound and owner of two state championships in baseball, Minster’s Adam Niemeyer prepares for the next step, the next challenge, and hopefully more success as a Buckeye. Read more of our summer series on area athletes…where they’ve been, and where they’re going…in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Fall Series, Game 3:  What’s Cookin’…?
Oct
18

Fall Series, Game 3: What’s Cookin’…?

A pair of impressive young starting pitchers set the tone for Game 3 of the scarlet and gray fall series…and the predictable offense took over late to give the Scarlets a 2-1 series advantage. Read about the game, and the series, in today’s Press Pros.

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State Ready to Release Pheasants
Oct
17

State Ready to Release Pheasants

State wildlife areas in southwest Ohio will soon have pheasants and pheasant hunters in the field, starting with youth hunters this weekend and next. The regular season begins Nov. 3.

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Aaron Hughes, And The Happiest Guy At Lane And High….
Oct
15

Aaron Hughes, And The Happiest Guy At Lane And High….

Former Tipp Red Devil Aaron Hughes is making quite an impression as a Buckeye baseball walk-on, and his example of high character and hard work has helped him prove that dreams can, and do, come true. A feel-good read to start your week…in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Buckeye Offense Goes On Rampage Against Nebraska
Oct
15

Buckeye Offense Goes On Rampage Against Nebraska

Barrett throws for five touchdowns in 56-14 route … Ohio State was nearly unstoppable and continue upward trend … Lead was 42-0 before Cornhuskers scored. Read more on the Buckeye’s win by Doug Harris inside the OSU feature page.

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Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…
Oct
14

Campbell Fighting Camels Leave Dayton Stranded In The Desert…

Stranded in the desert with a 0-0 tie in the first half, the game was still very winnable.  It was Camel weather, and the Flyers just couldn’t get over the hump against the Campbell Fighting Camels.  Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s UD feature.

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Gray Evens Series…And Smiles To Go Around
Oct
14

Gray Evens Series…And Smiles To Go Around

On a glorious October day, the OSU Gray team even their fall baseball series with a 4-3 win over the Scarlets, while giving every indication of even better things to come. Read Buckeye baseball in the latest Ohio State update.

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The Struggle With Our Own Sensitivities…And How We Learn
Oct
14

The Struggle With Our Own Sensitivities…And How We Learn

If you question how we got to the point of misunderstanding over who stands for the National Anthem, and who doesn’t, understand the the issue is as raw and open as our individual sensitivities…to almost everything!

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Schmiesing, Brown Right The Ship For Now…Minster Snaps Streak On Bremen!
Oct
14

Schmiesing, Brown Right The Ship For Now…Minster Snaps Streak On Bremen!

Isaac Schmiesing ran the ball, Jared Huelsman threw the ball, and Austin Brown and Augie Boehnlein caught the ball for Minster Friday, helping the Wildcats snap a four-game losing streak with a win over New Bremen. Read more in today’s MAC inside feature from Press Pros.

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Schmiesing, Brown Right The Ship For Now…Minster Snaps Streak On Bremen
Oct
14

Schmiesing, Brown Right The Ship For Now…Minster Snaps Streak On Bremen

Isaac Schmiesing ran the ball (above), Jared Huelsman threw the ball, and Austin Brown and Augie Boehnlein caught the ball for Minster Friday, helping the Wildcats snap a four-game losing streak with a win over New Bremen. Read more in today’s MAC inside feature from Press Pros.

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Davis To Schrubb A Winning Combination For Piqua…!
Oct
13

Davis To Schrubb A Winning Combination For Piqua…!

The Piqua Indians came from behind twice, and made just enough stops to get past a game Vandalia Butler squad to keep their division and playoff hopes alive. Read more on Joe Neves Piqua-Butler game inside the GWOC feature page.

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Dayton Baseball, Fall 2017: New Expectations, And Commitment!
Oct
12

Dayton Baseball, Fall 2017: New Expectations, And Commitment!

Under first-year coach Jayson King the faces are familiar, but the air around Woerner Field has a distinctly differently feel. He promises – more of the same come spring 2018.

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Fall Turkey Season about to Begin
Oct
11

Fall Turkey Season about to Begin

Although not quite as big as the spring season, Ohio’s fall wild turkey hunt is getting larger. Eleven new counties have opened.

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Jerry Jones Breaks Rank, Plays The Good ‘Retail’ Card….
Oct
10

Jerry Jones Breaks Rank, Plays The Good ‘Retail’ Card….

It took five weeks and some Texas ‘crawdaddin’, but Cowboys owner Jerry Jones finally put his foot down Sunday. You either stand for the National Anthem, or you don’t play for the Cowboys!

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