The Navy All-Stars, behind the bats of sluggers Dayna Denner and Alexis Vargas, defeated the Army All-Stars, 7-2, in the 2016 Ohio Varsity All-Star Classic on Sunday.
Beachwood’s Shawn May had a big day at the plate and in the field to lead the Marines All-Stars to a 9-1 win over the Air Force in the 2016 Ohio Varsity All-Star Classic on Saturday at Classic Park.
Independence’s Jared McCullough earned all-Ohio honors in two events at the 2016 OHSAA state track meet and Kirtland athletes did the same in three events. Cardinal's Nate Peters closed out his career with a 12th place finish in the shot put.
Cuyahoga Heights defeated Western Reserve, 6-5, in Friday’s Division IV regional championship game to advance to the state final four for the first time since 2012.
Kirtland’s girls’ track team broke four school records on its way to finishing second at the 2016 Division III regional meet at Navarre High School on Friday. The Hornets qualified for state in five events.
Independence junior Jared McCullough finished second in the 200-meter dash and third in the 100 to punch his ticket to next weekend’s state track meet in both events.
Cardinal senior Nate Peters will end his high school career next weekend in the state track meet after qualifying in the shot put.
Voting is open for the Ohio VarsitySoftball Player of the Year Awards. Five softball players were selected from the list of nominees. Players of the Year will be announced during the 2016 Ohio Varsity All-Star Classic.
Voting is open for the Ohio Varsity Baseball Player of the Year Awards. Five baseball players were selected from the list of nominees. Players of the Year will be announced during the 2016 Ohio Varsity All-Star Classic.
Kirtland’s Katie Straus and Independence’s Jared McCullough both had a strong first day at the 2016 Navarre Division III Regional track meet on Wednesday. Straus won the high jump and qualified for Friday’s finals in three other events. McCullough ran his way into the finals in two events and several other local athletes extended their seasons.
Kirtland’s girls track team moved down a division in 2016 and the Hornets responded with their first district championship since the late 1980s. Led by Katie Straus, who won four district championships, the Hornets advanced 21athletes to the regional meet.
Strong performances from Emily Kruse and Erin Ross and the contributions from the rest of the Cardinal girls’ track team led the Huskies to a second place finish at the 2016 Division III District meet on Friday.
Independence first year track athlete Jared McCullough had a big day at the 2016 Division III District track meet on Friday. He won the 100-meter dash and placed second in three other events to lead the Blue Devils.
The Division III Independence District track meet began on Wednesday at Stan Skoczen Stadium. Kirtland’s girls got off to a great start with two event wins and Cardinal’s Nate Peters claimed one. Independence also qualified several athletes to next week’s regional meet.
Berkshire scored four runs in the top of the fifth inning and got a complete game pitching performance out of Gordy Cossick to beat Hawken, 4-1, in Tuesday’s Division III district championship game.