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Mar
7

Bucks Hold A Party At The Plate, Clobber Harvard

The Buckeyes rebound from recent hitting woes with 15 hits, a couple of long-awaited home runs, and a brilliant starting performance by sophomore Garrett Burhenn. Greg Hoard writes Buckeye baseball in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
7

Here’s How Ohio State Basketball Picked Itself Off The Ground

The Buckeyes lost 6 of 7 games at one point, but many players have stepped up to put team into position for an at-large NCAA tournament bid.  Mark Znidar shares how they did it.

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Mar
7

Rockets Run Past National Trail To District Title…

Anna’s Kam Steward (below) scored a team-high 19 points and the Rockets flew by National Trail in the fourth quarter to capture back-to-back district titles in the Division III. Read more on the game in our Press Pros weekend tournament update.

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Mar
7

Bucks Fall To Stetson, Bats Fail Again, And the Pitching…?

The Buckeyes misfire on day one of the Stetson Invitational tourney…Lonsway roughed up in short outing…bats continue to lag as team struggles to score. Greg Hoard writes for Press Pros.

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Mar
7

A Better Sequel…Parkway Tastes 1st District Title

Why not the Panthers?…Parkway knocked off Marion Local Friday, 41-31, to advance to the regional round of the Division IV tournament…for the first time in history. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Mar
6

Loramie Reaches Regional Final; Tri-Village Comes Up Short

Fort Loramie’s defense led the way to instant offense in a 60-point victory, while Tri-Village struggled in the second half to fall in the Division IV regional semifinals for the fourth straight season. Greg Billing writes for today’s Press Pros tournament feature.

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Mar
5

Buckeyes Need Cleansing For Final Weekend South….

3-6 after their first nine games, the Buckeyes need to change things, including minds, as they embark on their final weekend South and preparation for Big Ten competition. Our Daytona advance in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
5

The Greatest Voice In Country Music…53 Years Ago Today

When she died on this date 53 years ago, Patsy Cline was at the height of her career with no end in sight. Many remember her remarkable voice, and impact…still!

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Mar
5

Andre Wesson Hopes Tears Won’t Fall For Final Home Game

Senior wing has become a clutch, reliable player through relentless work in gym and weight room, and his numbers scream his status as a team leader. Mark Znidar writes for Press Pros.

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Mar
5

Anna A Game Away…Drops Versailles In D-III Regional

Unstoppable…Anna’s Ella Doseck (#20, below) scored 20 points and directed the Rockets to their 21st win of the season while knocking Versailles out of the D-III regional tournament Wednesday at Springfield. Read about Doseck and the game in today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
2

Znidar: Ohio State Opens Spring Practice Looking In Tune

The Buckeyes turned in the first day of 15 practices leading to the spring game on April 11 looking to indoctrinate the freshmen and sharpen the veteran players. Mark Znidar writes about it for Press Pros.

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Mar
2

The Reader Speaks…March 3, 2020

This edition of reader comments dealt largely with one topic – that of our recent post on mismatched blowouts in tournament basketball games.  And the readers, pro and con, left little question as to their own passions.

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Mar
2

Buckeyes’ Three-Point Shooting Makes Michigan Blue

Duane Washington hit five of seven three-pointers to lead the Buckeyes to their 20th win Sunday…and a season sweep of Michigan. Read more from Mark Znidar in today’s Press Pros interior feature.

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Mar
1

Bizarro-World In Nashville….!

This trip to Music City has been something less than harmonious, but the Buckeyes look to Sunday to play a better tune with their batting order.

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Mar
1

Bullpen Crash: Bucks Drop Tough Loss To Lipscomb

Seth Lonsway struck out 13 and pitched out of a bases-loaded jam in the fifth. But it wasn’t enough to salvage a heart-breaking 5-4 loss to Lipscomb in the second game of their weekend series with Lipscomb. Read more in our Buckeye baseball update.

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Mar
1

Rebounding Pushes Versailles Over The Top In District Title

Dominant performances in the post from Lindsey Winner and Brooke Stonebraker combined with a spark from point guard Caitlin McEldowney pushed Versailles to a district title Saturday. Andy Anders writes for today’s Press Pros.

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Mar
1

Health, Or Lack Of It, Could Determine Ohio State-Michigan

Buckeyes probably will be without junior forward Kyle Young for a second straight game because of a high ankle sprain; Michigan guard Eli Brooks could sit out second straight game with broken nose, or wear a mask. Mark Znidar writes a preview of Sunday’s OSU-Michigan matchup.

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Feb
29

Defense Rules; Loramie Rolls To Another District Title

For 16 minutes, it looked as though the Franklin Monroe Jets might derail the state’s number one team. Unfortunately for the Jets, they could not duplicate their first half performance and became Fort Loramie’s 24th consecutive victim. Joe Neves writes in today’s Division IV Press Pros feature.

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Feb
29

History, As Told By Tom Cartwright…

If you’re a in Nashville there’s more than just music.  For those with an ear for Civil War history, no on tells it better than Franklin, Tennessee’s Tom Cartwright. Nashville, TN – On a cold rainy Friday morning his unmistakable voice boomed over the phone. “Marse Sonny, are we still on?  I’m running about 15 […]

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Feb
28

Coldwater Wins State Title In Bowling…Cavs’ Schoenherr and Bremen’s Alig All-State

On the back of senior Michael Schoenherr and a breakout performance from Trent Berkenstock, Coldwater captured its fourth state bowling title Friday. Contributing writer Andy Anders writes the story for our Press Pros tournament feature.

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