February 8, 2016


Congrats to all the Student Athletes!

Boys basketball: Medina crushes short-handed and inexperienced Shaker Heights

Medina's Jackson Sartain steals the ball away from Shaker Height's Cory Ivory in the first quarter.

MEDINA — The Medina County showdown of the season is set. Playing one of its best all-around games, the Medina boys basketball team started strong, ended stronger and still played well in-between Friday to crush short-handed and inexperienced Shaker Heights 76-52 in Greater Cleveland Conference play. The Bees (14-5, 9-2), who scored 25 of the Read More…

LIVE CHAT: Friday night high school basketball


Live Blog Gazette Friday night high school basketball  

High school basketball: Brunswick’s ‘Blue Bombers’ en route to historic season

The setting: The east gym at Brunswick High. The game: The Blue Devils’ boys basketball team against a random opponent. The scenario: Freak athlete Kevin Simmons jab steps, crosses left, leaves his man in the dust and attacks the rim. Another defender scurries to help protect the paint. A posterizing jackhammer dunk is a real Read More…

High school basketball: Brunswick defense clamps down on Shaker Heights


BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick girls basketball team stayed in a zone defense, and that prevented Shaker Heights from ever getting into one on offense. The Blue Devils played a basic 2-3 almost all night and the Red Raiders never solved it, leading to a 53-45 Greater Cleveland Conference victory for Brunswick. The first time the Read More…

High school basketball: Highland girls fall out of first with loss to Barberton

GRANGER TWP. — The Highland girls basketball team felt the wrath of vengeful Barberton and dropped a tough 58-48 Suburban League American Division contest Wednesday, falling out of a first-place tie in the process. After trouncing the Magics (10-9, 5-6) 64-38 in the first meeting, the rematch went much differently. Highland (16-4, 9-2) and Barberton Read More…