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Prep Hockey: State final declared a draw
COLUMBUS — It was an OHSAA state hockey championship that won’t soon be forgotten. The OHSAA declared Cleveland St. Ignatius and Sylvania Northview co-state champions after the two teams played to a 1 …
Prep Sports: Area baseball, softball information needed
Area prep baseball and softball coaches are asked to return their preseason analysis forms to The Courier sports department as soon as possible. Forms were mailed and faxed to each of the 31 schools i …
College Softball: UF sweeps Gannon, West Virginia Wesleyan
CLERMONT, Fla — The University of Findlay softball team scored a pair of victories Saturday knocking off Gannon 4-3 and beating West Virginia Wesleyan 5-3 in a pair of nonconference games. In the win …
College Basketball: Michigan Tech stops Malone in GLIAC semifinal
Michigan Tech’s Austin Armga scored 26 points and grabbed six rebounds as the Huskies stopped Malone 75-62 in the semifinals of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference men’s basketball tou …
College Basketball: BGSU can’t hang with Buffalo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Javon McCrea scored a career-high 34 points, hitting 13 of 18 from the field, as Buffalo routed Bowling Green 88-65 on Saturday to clinch its first outright Mid-American Conferenc …
Crusaders fall to Panthers
FERRUM, Va. — Senior Jamie Caton scored her 1,000th career point Friday but it wasn’t enough as Capital University’s women’s basketball team fell to Ferrum 73-70 in the first round of the NCAA Divisio …
Bobcats pounce on Cavaliers
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When Michael Jordan speaks, people still listen. The Charlotte Bobcats owner praised his team during a pregame locker room speech Friday night, but warned his players it’s only …
Tiffin U. to host 3-on-3 tournament
Tiffin University’s Sports Management Club has opened registration for its annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament on March 30 in the Heminger Center. The tournament is open to middle school and high scho …
Red Wings outshoot Devils
DETROIT (AP) — Johan Franzen had two goals and two assists, Gustav Nyquist a goal and three assists and David Legwand a goal and two assists in the Detroit Red Wings’ 7-4 win over the New Jersey Devil …
Holman qualifies for state tournament
St. Wendelin student Preston Holman recently qualified for the Ohioway State Championships with a third-place finish in the northwest regional at the University of Findlay’s Koehler Center. Holman wre …
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Lions owner Ford dies at 88 of pneumonia
William Clay Ford Sr., who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the NFL’s Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88.
Source: Vikings sign Griffen to $42.5M deal
The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed defensive end Everson Griffen to a five-year contract worth $42.5 million, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Ravens OL Reid arrested on battery charges
Baltimore Ravens backup offensive lineman Jah Reid was arrested on two misdemeanor charges of battery in Key West, Fla., early Sunday morning, according to the Monroe County Sheriff’s office in Florid …
Sources: Mendenhall, 26, retiring from NFL
Teams have been told that Arizona Cardinals free-agent running back Rashard Mendenhall is retiring, according to sources.
Reece: Raiders must be 'fearless' in offseason
Free agency begins Tuesday and Oakland Raiders Pro Bowl fullback Marcel Reece has some advice for general manager Reggie McKenzie.
LeBron ditches mask without medical clearance
LeBron James is no longer a masked man.
LeBron happy to laud 'good friend' Ilgauskas
LeBron James simply wanted to support his friend, so the Miami Heat star found himself back in his old stomping grounds.
Source: Phil considers Knicks front-office job
While a decision has not been made, Phil Jackson is leaning toward taking a front-office job with the New York Knicks, a source close to the team tells ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith.
Rodman: No return to North Korea if desired
Dennis Rodman, two months after traveling to North Korea for the second time to visit leader Kim Jong Un and conduct an exhibition basketball game, insisted in an interview with ESPN that his motives …
Elhassan: Why Noah is Bulls' franchise player
Even with Derrick Rose healthy, Chicago big man most crucial long-term
Reds hopeful Latos can return in first week
Cincinnati Reds right-hander Mat Latos might be ready to pitch during the first week of the season despite a pair of surgeries before spring training.
Cards 3B Carpenter signs $52 million deal
Matt Carpenter called agreeing to a new $52 million, six-year deal with St. Louis a no-brainer. The Cardinals are hoping their third baseman sticks even longer than that.
Cardinals sign star Cuban shortstop Diaz
The St. Louis Cardinals have signed Cuban shortstop Aledmys Diaz to a major league contract, the team announced Sunday.
Mattingly says OF Kemp is close to return
Matt Kemp is close to returning from offseason ankle surgery that has prevented the star outfielder from playing in a game this spring, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said.
Cardinals' Garcia to see Dr. Andrews again
St. Louis Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia will have his sore shoulder examined by Dr. James Andrews on Monday.
After 7 OTs, Ohio schools share hockey title
Ohio high schools Sylvania Northview and Cleveland St. Ignatius have been named ice hockey co-state champions after the two schools played to a 1-1 draw after seven overtimes Saturday.
Stars honor Cup hero Modano, retire jersey
No Dallas Stars player will ever wear the No. 9 again.
Cole's late goal helps Stars knock off Wild
Erik Cole scored on a breakaway with 4:49 to play, and the Dallas Stars rallied to defeat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Saturday night.
Canucks halt skid, win rematch with Flames
Yannick Weber scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, helping the Vancouver Canucks snap a four-game skid with a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Saturday night.
Lupul nets OT winner as Leafs defeat Flyers
Joffrey Lupul scored 2:21 into overtime for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who squandered a third-period lead but bounced back to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Saturday night.