Archive for October 15th, 2013
Shane Mast, Wadsworth: Junior fullback scored two touchdowns in key 42-6 Suburban League victory at Green. … First score covered 39 yards on pass from Adam Dennison. … Second was 8-yard run in fourth quarter. … Finished with 87 yards from scrimmage on nine touches. … Has 209 rushing yards on season.
BRUNSWICK — Antonio Garcia wants to sell margaritas on Sundays, but first he needs the approval of voters in one of the city’s precincts.
BRUNSWICK — The Ohio Department of Public Safety has awarded a $135,694 federal traffic safety grant for the Medina County OVI Task Force.
The grant money will be used to conduct sobriety checkpoints and aggressive saturation patrols for impaired drivers throughout the county during the 2014 federal fiscal year, which began Oct. 1.
A similar grant last …Read More
INDEPENDENCE — Alonzo Gee will get his first real chance to show he deserves to be the Cavaliers’ starting small forward when Cleveland hosts the Charlotte Bobcats in preseason action tonight at the Canton Memorial Civic Center.
Gee missed exhibition wins over Milwaukee and Orlando due to right hamstring soreness, but will likely start tonight vs. …Read More
EATON TWP. — Brunswick’s volleyball team started six sophomores and had six players making their postseason tournament debut Monday.
Once the match began, though, they looked like seasoned veterans.
Sophomore middle hitters Julia Holden and Samantha Cerny combined for 21 kills in their first postseason match, leading the Blue Devils to a 25-16, 25-14, 25-21 sweep of …Read More
BRUNSWICK — City Council is considering changing how the city’s Board of Zoning Appeals handles requests for variances.
One of the rule changes would fine variance applicants who withdraw their request less than 10-14 days before a scheduled public hearing.
Another change would require applicants to appear in person before the board to withdraw their requests.
The rule …Read More
SHREVE TWP. — Cloverleaf’s Anna Winnicki has been begging her coach all season to play up in certain situations.
After Monday night, Guillermo Porras may be shuffling the lineup a little.
The sophomore defender netted the game-winning …Read More
Visitors to Buckeye Woods Park in Lafayette Township last weekend were transported back in time.
The 29th annual Pioneers in the Park Festival included demonstrations of crafts and skills needed to survive in 18th- and 19th-century Ohio, …Read More
Gotta run out and get Brandon Weeden a cake for his 30th birthday — his 30th, not his 24th, 26th or even 28th! — so let’s Rick-o-chet around the world of sports and get outta here:
On the subject of 30ths, that’s what year I’m in covering high school football for this paper. I’ve seen a …Read More
LAFAYETTE TWP. — Two brothers who grew up in Gloria Glens want to bring back music to the long-abandoned Chippewa Lake Amusement Park.
Flying Cages, a company formed by brothers Scott and Brian Jones, sent out a news release Monday saying it was seeking investors to build an 8,000-seat outdoor concert venue at the site of …Read More