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District volleyball: Arcadia survives in five against Crestview
CONVOY — Arcadia made the long bus ride to Convoy worthwhile Saturday night as the Redskins won a 22-25, 27-25, 20-25, 27-25, 15-9 thriller over the Knights in a Division IV district quarterfinal voll …
Prep football: Bluffton snaps long losing streak
BLUFFTON — Bluffton snapped its six-game losing streak in a big way Saturday night by running roughshod over Hudson Western Reserve Academy 61-13 at Harmon Field. It took some time for the Pirates (2- …
Prep cross country: Chieftains, Warriors 1-2 at Division III girls district race
GALION — Hopewell-Loudon and Mohawk finished 1-2 at Saturday’s Division III District II girls cross country race at Amann’s Reservoir in Galion. The Chieftains topped the Warriors 71-84 for the team c …
Prep cross country: Grove boys place second at Division III district meet
OTTAWA — Three girls and two boys teams qualified for next week’s regional meet at Saturday’s district cross country championships at Ottawa’s Memorial Park. Columbus Grove’s boys team will get a shot …
Prep cross country: Liberty-Benton girls win district championship
LIBERTY CENTER — Liberty-Benton’s girls cross country team continues its late-season push as the Eagles edged Wauseon for the Division II girls district title at the Widewater Retreat Center on Saturd …
Manziel happy for other first-round quarterbacks
BEREA (AP) — Blake Bortles is starting for the Jaguars. So is Teddy Bridgewater with the Vikings. Johnny Manziel, meanwhile, continues to serve as Brian Hoyer’s backup with the Browns. It’s been a sur …
Diaz, Redmen topple Wildcats in overtime
By ANDY WOLF SPORTS WRITER For nearly every score Fostoria High School produced, Woodmore was there to answer. Fortunately for the Redmen, the Wildcats had no answer for Cordero Diaz. The junior runni …
Van Buren clubs H-L
By SHANNON DOVE sports writer VAN BUREN — Neither rain, nor wind nor snow could keep Van Buren out of the end zone. Snow is an exaggeration. But there was plenty of wind and rain, and it didn’t preven …
SW to visit playoff hopeful St. Mary
By ANDY WOLF SPORTS WRITER After two seasons of playing most of its games in the Christian Athletic League of America, St. Wendelin hasn’t had the easiest road back into Ohio High School Athletic Asso …
Fostoria splits with Woodmore
ELMORE — Fostoria Junior High split a pair of Northern Buckeye Conference football games with Woodmore Thursday, winning the seventh-grade contest 20-14 and dropping the eighth-grade meeting 28-0. Avo …
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Manning, Broncos roll past 49ers
Peyton Manning’s receivers played keep-away with his milestone memento and the NFL’s new leader in career touchdown passes toyed with the San Francisco 49ers in the Denver Broncos’ emphatic 42-17 vict …
Coaches: How Peyton is different
John Elway, past and present coaches share insight into TD pass king’s greatness
Manning breaks Favre's career TD pass mark
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning threw his 509th career touchdown Sunday, breaking Brett Favre’s league record.
Chiefs snap Chargers' streak with late FG
Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers’ five-game winning streak.
Trick play, TD return help Rams stun Seattle
Punter Johnny Hekker’s pass from the St. Louis 18 caught the Seattle Seahawks by surprise for the last of three big plays by Rams special teams in a 28-26 victory over the defending Super Bowl champio …
Kings pick up 2015-16 option on McLemore
The Sacramento Kings have picked up the 2015-16 option on guard Ben McLemore’s contract.
Pacquiao outpointed in pro basketball debut
Manny Pacquiao made his professional basketball debut on Sunday, just a month before he is set to defend his WBO welterweight crown.
Melo: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offense
Carmelo Anthony says he doesn’t have to lead league in scoring to help the Knicks win.
Lakers' Henry (knee) out rest of preseason
Lakers guard Xavier Henry will miss the rest of the preseason as he seeks further treatment on his balky right knee.
Nash: Health issues less severe this season
Lakers guard Steve Nash says his health issues are not as severe as they were last season.
Sources: Dodgers ask Byrnes about GM job
New Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman has spoken to former Diamondbacks and Padres general manager Josh Byrnes about the Dodgers’ vacant GM position, according to te …
Rangers hire 'survivor' Banister as manager
The Rangers have hired Jeff Banister as the 18th full-time manager in team history.
Rays promote Bloom, Neander to VP status
The Tampa Bay Rays promoted Chaim Bloom and Erik Neander to vice presidents of baseball operations Friday.
Dead or alive, Rose believes HOF will happen
Pete Rose, baseball’s all-time hit leader, firmly believes that he’ll one day be enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
MVP of NLCS goes to Giants ace Bumgarner
The big man they call MadBum is a playoff MVP.
Canucks' 12-year sellout streak ends at 474
The Vancouver Canucks’ sellout streak ended at 474 games Saturday night with a less-than-capacity crowd at Rogers Arena for a game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Bruins' Lucic apologizes for obscene gesture
Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic apologized Saturday for the obscene gesture he made to Montreal Canadiens fans during Thursday’s 6-4 loss at Bell Centre.
NHL bringing 2016 All-Star Game to Nashville
The NHL All-Star Game will be played Nashville in 2016, bringing the showcase to Music City.
Goalie Varlamov placed on IR by Avalanche
The Colorado Avalanche have placed goaltender Semyon Varlamov on injured reserve with a groin ailment.
Ducks lose Maroon (knee) for four weeks
Anaheim Ducks left wing Patrick Maroon will be out for four weeks with a sprained ligament in his left knee.