Izzard knocks down 31 as Pioneers need OT to blunt Arrows

Despite shooting a blistering 48 percent the floor and 46 percent from three-point range, Jonathan Alder still needed overtime to knock off host Tecumseh, 61-54, in  boys Central Buckeye Conference basketball action Friday in New Carlisle. The Pioneers jumped out to a 17-11 lead after the first period, but after that it was a see-saw battle as the Arrows made […]

Bulldogs fail to freeze Lady Pioneers as JA moves into District Finals

Despite giving its all into pumping the brakes on the the potent Jonathan Alder basketball attack Tuesday, Bloom-Carroll didn’t slow the Lady Pioneers down just quite enough. The top-seeded Lady Pioneers came Tuesday’s OHSAA Division II Columbus 1 district semifinal girls basketball tournament game against #7-seeded Bloom-Carroll averaging 64 points per outing over 24 games and having just won their two sectional contests […]

Area sports schedules – January 15, 2020

Wednesday, Jan 15 Girls Basketball Buckeye Valley @ Marysville 6 p.m. Northwestern @ Jonathan Alder 6 p.m. North Union @ Springfield Shawnee 5 p.m.   Bowling  Marysville @ Big Walnut Tecumseh @ Jonathan Alder 4 p.m. North Union @ Indian Lake 4 p.m.   Gymnastics  Grove City, Olentangy Berlin, Westerville Central @ Marysville 6 p.m.   Swimming  Thomas Worthington @ […]

Wildcats shut down Panthers, remain unbeaten on the season

Wildcats Preston Crabtree netted 14 points and Zach Vernon had 12 points and five rebounds as North Union thumped Fairbanks, 52-31, in a boys basketball game played Saturday in the Hoosier Gym where the classic movie Hoosiers was filmed. Vernon also had a team high four steals in the contest. Leading 28-22 headed into halftime, North Union held Fairbanks to just […]

Marysville, Jonathan Alder riding high in OHSAA computer rankings

The Ohio High School Athletic Association recognizes and regulates 20 different high school varsity sports, both boys and girls. All sports teams are invited to compete in the post-season tournaments for a chance winning a state title, regardless of won-loss records going into the tourney.