MEDINA — It’s back to the drawing board for Medina’s boys basketball team.
A lopsided loss to Mentor isn’t always something to be ashamed of. The Cardinals are sixth in the Associated Press …Read More
YORK TWP. — Sometimes playing spoiler can be fun.
Just ask Brookside’s boys basketball team.
The Cardinals upended Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division co-leader Buckeye 50-47 Friday with nothing more than pride.
With Buckeye (11-7, 8-6) leading 30-23 and poised to run away with the game early in the second half, Cardinals coach Brent Schremp had …Read More
WADSWORTH — The Wadsworth boys basketball team’s 64-39 win Friday over Tallmadge was Grizzlies coach Mike Schmeltzer’s “dream game.”
It wasn’t the score of the Suburban League game that caused Schmeltzer to grin from ear-to-ear, but rather the way Wadsworth (10-9, 8-4) scored. Of the Grizzlies’ 25 baskets, 23 came off an assist as …Read More
BRUNSWICK — Kyle Wheeler missed his two shot attempts early in Friday’s game against Garfield Heights.
They were about the only two things that went wrong for the Brunswick senior guard as he put …Read More
MACEDONIA — A big second quarter was all Nordonia’s boys basketball team needed Friday in a 70-59 win over Wadsworth in Suburban League action.
The Knights (15-2, 10-0) won the second quarter 24-13 on a night in which they received double-figure scoring totals from Chris Scott (12 points), Eli Linder (11), Nick Piotrowski (11) and Dameon …Read More
BRUNSWICK — It may take a few days for the numbness to subside.
The Brunswick boys …Read More
YORK TWP. — There’s no denying Jeff Miller had the game of his life Friday night as the Buckeye boys basketball team defeated Wellington 72-67 in Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division action.
But an explanation for why the rugged and strong 6-foot-3 junior was able to finish with 27 points and 11 rebounds got …Read More
SULLIVAN TWP. — For a quarter and a half Friday night, everything was going to plan for Black River’s boys basketball team.
The Pirates were knocking down shots, getting stops and controlling tempo.
The feeling was short-lived, however, as Brookside took control behind the strength of junior center Kelvin Jones en route to a 58-32 …Read More
WESTFIELD TWP. — The Cloverleaf boys basketball team not only won its second Suburban League game of the season Friday, but a 62-51 victory over Revere was its first over the Minutemen since Feb. 9, 2007.
The Colts (4-12, 2-8) were like a school of sharks smelling blood as they snapped an 11-game losing …Read More
GRANGER TWP. — With the ability to shoot free throws lacking at all levels of basketball, the performance of Highland’s Tanner Houska should be used as an example of how it’s supposed to be done.
Houska wore a path to the line Friday and led Highland to a 59-54 Suburban League win over Tallmadge.
The …Read More