WADSWORTH — The varsity game mirrored the junior varsity contest.
The Wadsworth boys basketball team stormed to a 70-34 victory over Cloverleaf on Friday in Suburban League action after building a …Read More
BRUNSWICK — It was not permitted to celebrate on the court Friday, so Medina’s student section gleefully went to the locker room instead.
It took Bees boys basketball coach Anthony Stacey all of …Read More
SULLIVAN TWP. — For Oberlin’s boys basketball team, it was a chance to prove it could match a level of intensity with talent. For Black River, it was a chance to raise its talent to its high level of intensity.
Only the Phoenix was successful in its quest, as it rolled to an impressive …Read More
YORK TWP. — A week of practice without a game can make many teams complacent.
It makes Buckeye’s boys basketball team hungrier.
On the heels of a heartbreaking loss to Norwayne, the Bucks channeled their energy Friday night into a 59-38 drubbing of Clearview in the Patriot Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
“I think the …Read More
GRANGER TWP. — Fans were treated to lights-out shooting Friday in a boys basketball game between Highland and Green.
Unfortunately for Hornets supporters, most of the swishes were by the Bulldogs.
Green shot the ball like it was on its home court, tallying 10 makes from 3-point land while cruising to an 88-66 road win …Read More
MEDINA — If Tuesday is any indicator, the combination of power forward Branden Wilkins, combo guard Craig Randall and center Jon Teske has a chance to be very, very special.
The Medina “Big Three” played …Read More
WESTFIELD TWP. — The Keystone boys basketball team had two players come up extremely big Tuesday night with 6-foot-4 junior C.J. Conrad severely limited by a bruised thigh.
Cloverleaf only had one player make a huge impact with guard Adam Podolak saddled by foul trouble.
It added up to a 67-58 victory for the Wildcats in non-league …Read More
GRANGER TWP. — Behind a dominating inside combination and a quick start, the Highland girls basketball team easily dispatched cross-town rival Buckeye 50-16 Monday night.
The Hornets (2-1) jumped all over the Bucks (0-4) right out of the gate, pulling ahead 16-0 with 1:40 to play in the first quarter.
“We got out to a quick start …Read More
AKRON — The Wadsworth boys basketball team opened its season Friday by beating Akron Firestone 64-55 and avenging last year’s loss in the first game in the school’s new gym.
What the Grizzlies (1-0) lack in a go-to player who can consistently create his own shot is compensated for by smart play, crisp passing …Read More
COLUMBUS — It was a fitting finale for Associated Press Ms. Basketball Ashley Morrissette’s career.
It just didn’t end the way she wanted.
Makayla Waterman scored 24 points and hit a late clinching free throw and Kathryn Westbeld added 13 points and 12 rebounds to lead Kettering Fairmont to a 52-48 victory over two-time defending big-school champion …Read More