Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-11-28T08:29:25Z High school girls basketball season tips tonight <a href=";id=153874" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The high school girls basketball season opens tonight. Here's the local schedule: Riverside at Botkins, 6 p.m. New Bremen at Indian Lake, 7 p.m. North Union at Benjamin Logan, 7:30 p.m. Saturday: West Liberty-Salem at Indian Lake, 7:30 p.m. Th... Bill Tipple 2014-11-28T05:00:00Z Collins signs with Wright State baseball <a href=";id=153727" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A hard-throwing lefty from Benjamin Logan recently decided to continue his academic and baseball career at Wright State University. Senior pitcher Zane Collins made that decision surrounded by his family and coaches. Collins has started for the Rai... Nate Dunham 2014-11-26T05:00:00Z Barnett signs with UNOH <a href=";id=153511" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake golf standout Morgan Barnett is taking her skills to the next level. (Pictured, left to right: Indian Lake Coach Todd Dietz, Indian Lake Coach Mike Pusey, UNOH Coach Dawn West, Morgan Barnett, Lori Barnett, Dave Barnett, Kylie Speicher, ... Bill Tipple 2014-11-25T05:00:00Z Chiefs honor fall athletes <a href=";id=153404" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine recently honored its fall athletes. Volleyball: Most Improved - Georgia Cooper Best Offensive Player - MacKenzie Brunswick Best Defensive Player - MacKenzie Brunswick Most Valuable Player - MacKenzie Brunswick Cassie Campbell Memo... Nate Dunham 2014-11-24T05:00:00Z Diener, Hartsel represent Razz-M-Tazz in state competition <a href=";id=153396" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Razz-M-Tazz had two members compete at the NBTA State Competition in Worthington Sunday. Kierstin Diener was first in the novice state fancy strut and fourth in beginner state solo. Katie Hartsel placed second in the beginner state solo and third i... Nate Dunham 2014-11-24T05:00:00Z High school football state semifinal pairings and sites set <a href=";id=153394" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Ohio High School Athletic Association released the football state semifinal pairings and sites Sunday. The pairings below include the schools and updated records. Division I Regional Finals (State Semifinals) Games at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Novemb... Bill Tipple 2014-11-24T05:00:00Z Chiefs, Raiders open season at T-P Lanes <a href=";id=153383" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine bowling teams opened their season with a tri-match against visiting Sidney and Mechanicsburg Friday at T-P Lanes. Sidney won the varsity boys match with a 2,701. Bellefontaine followed with a 2,642 and Mechanicsburg tallied a 2,40... Bill Tipple 2014-11-24T05:00:00Z Stars roll to another win <a href=";id=153253" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The u14 High Point Stars ran past the Columbus Crew Jrs 18-0 in indoor soccer on Saturday. Drew Wrocklage had 4 goals, including two 2-pointers. Daunte George recorded a hat trick. Alanee Yaeger and Tate Schmittauer each had two goals. Pierce Wal... Bill Tipple 2014-11-23T05:00:00Z Orndorf helps Grand Valley State win regional title <a href=";id=153251" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Nate Orndorf, who&rsquo;s a redshirt sophomore at Grand Valley State, helped the 2nd-ranked Lakers win the NCAA Division II cross country Midwest Regional in Evansville, Indiana on Saturday. Grand Valley State defeated runner-up Malone 43-91. Orndo... Bill Tipple 2014-11-23T05:00:00Z Week Three High School Football Playoffs Saturday Finals <a href=";id=153244" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Winners indicated in bold letters Division 1, Region 2: 16 West Chester Lakota West (7-6)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3&nbsp; 5 Huber Heights Wayne (12-1)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 38 (Game at Dayton Welcome Stadium) &nbsp; Division V, Region 16: 2 Liberty-Bent... Bill Tipple 2014-11-23T05:00:00Z Lady Falcons bowl over Carroll Patriots <a href=";id=153199" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>High school bowling from Friday saw the Graham Lady Falcons start their season with a win over the Dayton Carroll Patriots 2193-1995. Seniors Sarah Carpenter and Abigail Ogden led the team. Carpenter bowled a high game of 206 and a two-game series o... Joel Penhorwood 2014-11-22T05:00:00Z Wilbur signs letter of intent to play softball at Div. II Wheeling Jesuit <a href=";id=153144" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; West Liberty-Salem senior Karlie Wilbur (pictured in center with her Dad Kevin on her left and Mom Dawn on her right) signed her letter of intent Tuesday to play Div. II college softball at Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, West... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z High School Football Playoffs Week 3 Friday Finals <a href=";id=153140" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Finals indicated in bold letters WPKO Game of the Week: Division VI, Region 22: 3 Minster (10-3)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 35 4 West Liberty-Salem (11-2)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 0&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (Game at Piqua Alexander Stadium, Purk Fiel... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Tigers look to make history Friday night vs. Minster <a href=";id=153082" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem Tigers are back in the Regional Final for the 2nd straight season.&nbsp; Last year's game still haunts WL-S fans as they saw Mechanicsburg drive the field in the final minute of the game to tie and then win in double overtime.&... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Riverside honors fall athletes <a href=";id=153100" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Riverside High School recognized its fall athletes during an awards banquet earlier this week. Football Awards Most Valuable Player: Tanner Lane Most Improved Player: Blake Sacks Best Offensive Player: Tanner Lane Best Defensive Player: Connor C... Bill Tipple 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Indian Lake honors fall athletes <a href=";id=152810" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake High School conducted its Fall Sports Banquet Monday night. Coaches handed out honors to dozens of athletes during the event. Students were recognized as letter winners, Booster Award Winners, or special Central Buckeye Conference honor... Nate Dunham 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z Benjamin Logan cheerleaders win league title <a href=";id=152756" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan varsity cheerleading team won the CBC Mad River Division and placed 2nd overall in the league meet at Northwestern High School on Saturday. Seniors Hailey Lockwood and Hailey Thomas along with sophomores Allison Wilson and Aly Bro... Bill Tipple 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z Zanesfield Petanque Club competes in America Open <a href=";id=152754" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Zanesfield Petanque Club had 9 players compete in the Petanque America Open 2014 in Amelia Island, Florida last weekend. The event is the largest Petanque tournament in the United States. A total of 156 doubles teams from 25 states and 7 differ... Bill Tipple and Nate Dunham 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z BHS cheerleaders finish 1st, 2nd at CBC competition <a href=";id=152527" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine High School cheerleaders did very well in the Central Buckeye Conference meet at Northwestern on Saturday. The Junior Varsity placed 1st and the Varsity placed 2nd in the Kenton Trail Division. Kenton Ridge took first place in the... 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z Hilliker Y Swim Team makes a splash at the Lima Fall Fiesta Invitational <a href=";id=152525" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Hilliker YMCA Swim Team competed at the Lima Fall Fiesta Invitational Saturday with 14 teams participating. Skyler Tavenner, 16, was first in the 100 Back, in the 200 IM, and the 100 Fly events. He finished 2nd in the 50 free competition in 15 a... Jeff Kelley 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z