August 20, 2014

Mostly cloudy with thundershowers

Lorain Xplosion ends drought, brings home Lorain County’s first OGSO state title since 2008

RANDOLPH TWP. – You’ve heard it countless times: the team that makes the fewest errors wins the big game.
Likewise, it’s been proven true countless times, as recently as Saturday afternoon in the searing heat and swirling dust of Portage County.
There, in a softball showdown for girls 18 and under, the Lorain Xplosion scored three unearned [...] Read More…

Justice for Justin: Indians’ Masterson finally gets some support, beats Red for first win since April 26

CINCINNATI – Three innings, three Cleveland homers. Justin Masterson had waited a long time for something like that to happen.
Savor it? Absolutely.
Grady Sizemore hit the first of Cleveland’s three homers off Bronson Arroyo, and the Indians remained perfect against their intrastate rival, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Friday night.
Cleveland is 4-0 against Cincinnati, which [...] Read More…

Elyria defeats Midview 2-0

Seventh inning update:
With runners at second and first, a pop up ended Midview’s chances of knocking off neighbor Elyria, which won 2-0.
Sixth inning update:
Midview’s Ann Turner lead off the inning with a single, but was stranded when Kristen Boros got the next three out. Elyria’s Melanie Woodard, back in action after having a cast removed [...] Read More…