Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2016-07-01T08:23:14Z Washington #1, Zanesfield #1 win in Pony League action (baseball, softball results) <a href=";id=217681" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Washington #1 Indian Lake Motors beat Bellefontaine #2 McDonalds 15-0.&nbsp; Chris Murphy led the way with three hits. Mathew Risner, Matt Kawalec, Nathan Reichert, and Sidney Smalley all had two hits. For Bellefontaine #2, Conner Mentzer had a sin... Jeff Kelley 2016-06-30T05:00:00Z Hess Lumber wins county 8u softball title <a href=";id=217676" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>West Mansfield Hess Lumber defeated Lakeview 24-11 in the Logan County 8u Championship game Wednesday evening in West Liberty. Lilly Hyder had the game winning 2-RBI single. Courtney Bowers went 3-for-3 with a single, double, homerun, and 2 RBIs. Mi... Nate Dunham 2016-06-30T05:00:00Z West Liberty #1 finishes season with Little League Championship victory <a href=";id=217650" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>West Liberty #1 Wilcoxon Homes won the Logan County Little League Championship on Tuesday by defeating Lakeview 16-11. Christian Griffith pitched four shutout innings, allowing just two hits and striking out five. Griffith also added two hits, incl... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-30T05:00:00Z Lakeview wins 10u softball championship for 2nd straight year <a href=";id=217592" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lakeview Brentlinger Auto Care won the 10u county softball championship Tuesday night for the second year in a row. During the tournament Lakeview defeated DeGraff 15-1, Zanesfield #1 13-0, Bellefontaine #1 12-0. Lakeview then lost against West Mans... Nate Dunham 2016-06-29T05:00:00Z Lakeview wins 14u softball championship <a href=";id=217537" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lakeview C&amp;S Farm Market narrowly defeated Huntsville 11-10 to clinch the county championship on Monday. Annabelle Bryant was the winning pitcher, collecting 11 strikeouts. Anna Peterman picked up the save. Peterman led the offense going 3-4, ... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-29T05:00:00Z Late rally leads to Bellefontaine win <a href=";id=217532" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Pony League Bellefontaine #1 National Salt Distributors rallied from an 11-1 deficit to defeat Ridgemont 14-13 on Tuesday. Declan Ashcraft drove in the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh. Tristen Hazel had four hits, including a double and th... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-29T05:00:00Z Fawcett’s Olympic bid cut short <a href=";id=217458" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Former Benjamin Logan and Penn State great Nicole Fawcett will not be representing our country at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in August. Team USA Women's Volleyball Coach Karch Kiraly cut Fawcett Monday night. He gave no explanation for h... Bill Tipple 2016-06-28T05:00:00Z Franks advances in Junior Olympics <a href=";id=217484" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Indian Lake eighth grader competed in the District Junior Olympic track meet at Cedarville University recently. Dustin Franks placed first in the high jump, second in the long jump, third in the 200m hurdles, and fourth in the 100m hurdles. He q... Nate Dunham 2016-06-28T05:00:00Z Huntsville #4 crowned T-Ball champs <a href=";id=217465" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Huntsville #4 recently won the Logan County T-Ball Championship. The team was sponsored by Concrete Elements. They finished the season 13-0-1. The champs were coached by Jonn Rapp, Gabe Wickline, and Todd Kinninger. Pictured left to right front r... Bill Tipple 2016-06-28T05:00:00Z Zanesfield wins 12u county softball tournament <a href=";id=217464" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Zanesfield Dirt Devilz sponsored by MC Farms won the Logan County 12u Softball Tournament Sunday afternoon in Lakeview. Pictured left to right, front row: Corinne Herring, Caitlin Blumenschein, Jordan Sexstone, Cagney Stewart, Jennifer Naragon B... Bill Tipple 2016-06-28T05:00:00Z Bellefontaine swimmers lose to Botkins <a href=";id=217393" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Summer Swim Team lost a home meet to the Botkins Barracudas over the weekend. Bellefontaine lost by a combined score of 394 to 324. The girls' team won their match 208 to 143. The boys' team lost 252 to 116. Skyler Tavenner set ... Nate Dunham 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z Ohio Tribe places second in Strike Out tourney <a href=";id=217372" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The 14u Ohio Tribe placed 2nd in the Strike Out Cancer Tournament in Concord. The Tribe went 1-1 in pool play on Saturday. They first lost to Knights Baseball 8-7 then hammered the Springfield Hammerheads 20-1. They then defeated North Dayton Thun... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z Gloria’s Tumbling shines at national meet <a href=";id=217354" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>19 members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline Team competed in the USTA Nationals in Knoxville, Tennessee June 14th-18th. There were over 2,100 competitors and 150 teams from all over the United States. Individual results of how the team medaled i... Bill Tipple 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z Team USA avenges loss vs China <a href=";id=217350" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Jordan Larson (Hooper, Nebraska) led the number one ranked team to a sweep over second-ranked China on Sunday. Larson scored 18 points in the match. Carli Lloyd (Bonsall, California) and Nicole Fawcett (Zanesfield, Ohio) were the double-subs at set... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z West Mansfield places second in 12u tourney <a href=";id=217344" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>This past weekend the 12u West Mansfield softball team placed 2nd in the Logan County Post-season tournament.&nbsp; Pictured from left to right front row: Kaylee Henry, Haylee Fisher, Georgia Bates, Kenzie Peterson, Maria Henderson, Madi... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z 13u Chiefs runner-up in Strike Out Cancer Tournament <a href=";id=217342" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Chiefs 13u baseball team placed second in the Strike Out Cancer Tournament in Concord over the weekend. The Chiefs defeated the Patterson Park All-Stars 12-0 and the Marion Merchants 6-5. They then lost 6-2 to the Northwest Ohio B... Cole McDaniel 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z Force win West Liberty tournament <a href=";id=217341" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An area softball team won the Fireworks Blows Tournament in West Liberty this weekend. The 16u West Liberty Force went 6-0. Cole McDaniel 2016-06-27T05:00:00Z Hall comes from 8th to win Non Wings - Waynesfield Raceway Saturday results <a href=";id=217275" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Non Wings 1. 9N-Luke Hall [8] 2. 54-Matt Westfall [7] 3. 0-Steve Irwin [5] 4. 63D-Jim Dues [1] 5. 19-Matt Cooley [2] &nbsp; AMSA Mini Sprints 1. 42-Ty Tilton [3] 2. 65-Chris Bounds [2] 3. 22A-Kobe Allison [5] 4. 81H-Anthony Haas [1] 5. 21... 2016-06-26T05:00:00Z Terry Eaton Jr. top compact touring series at Shady Bowl - Saturday results <a href=";id=217273" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Compact Touring Series 30 lap feature 1. Terry Eaton Jr. 2. Gary Eaton Jr. 3. Andy Jennings 4. Matt Jackson 5. Chris Jennings&nbsp; Late Models Feature 35 laps 1. Jacob Muncy 2. Ross Klingelhofer 3. Curt Frazier 4. Jesse Gade 5. Kenny Ge... 2016-06-26T05:00:00Z Urbana swimmers named Scholar All-America teams <a href=";id=217272" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For the third straight year, Aerika Wieser (Lima, Ohio/Shawnee HS) has been named a Scholar All-American by the College Swimming &amp; Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). Wieser made it easy on the selection team by surpassing the minimum ... 2016-06-26T05:00:00Z