Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2015-11-27T10:06:22Z BHS honors fall athletes <a href=";id=197942" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School hosted its annual Fall Sports Banquet earlier this month. Here is a list of award recipients in each sport. Girls Tennis Most Valuable Player-Cambryia Elkins Most Improved Player-Gracie Beaverson Sportsmanship Award-Abb... Bill Tipple 2015-11-27T05:00:00Z Toledo’s Price named to Academic All-MAC team <a href=";id=197836" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Recent Bellefontaine High School graduate Regan Price, a sophomore at the University of Toledo, has been named to the Academic All-Mid American Conference team.&nbsp; Regan, a communications major, has a 3.373 cumulative GPA.&nbsp; Regan has appear... 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders beat Kenton - Tuesday basketball finals <a href=";id=197800" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan varsity girls basketball team beat visiting Kenton 39-33 Tuesday night. Natalie Drumm poured in 13 points, Coreen Crosby had 9 points, and Nikki Current added 7 points. The Raiders are 3-0. The JV Raiders outscored Kenton 36-32.... Bill Tipple 2015-11-25T05:00:00Z Fultz signs to play golf at Huntington University (Audio included) <a href=";id=197690" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Benjamin Logan golfer recently decided to compete at the next level. Morgan Fultz signed with Huntington University, an NAIA school located in Indiana, Monday. She chose the school because of its atmosphere. She explained that the campus had her ... Nate Dunham 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z Updated: Raiders bowl past M-Burg, Tigers win tri-match - Tuesday bowling highlights <a href=";id=197689" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Local bowling teams hit the lanes Tuesday. The Benjamin Logan varsity boys defeated Mechanicsburg 2,754 to 2,667. Logan Wenger shot games of 256 and 197 for a 453 series, Tyler Nicholas rolled a 215 and 202 for a 417 series, Colton Jones contribute... Nate Dunham 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z Lady Pirates edge Indian Lake - Basketball scoreboard <a href=";id=197657" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Riverside varsity girls basketball team edged host Indian Lake 42-39 Monday night. The Pirates jumped out to a 24-12 halftime lead. The Lakers used a 20-6 third quarter run to take the lead. The Pirates outscored Indian Lake 12-7 in the final ... Bill Tipple 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z Hilliker Heat lose home swim meet <a href=";id=197515" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Hilliker YMCA Heat swim team hosted a dual meet against the Union County Family YMCA Hurricanes Saturday. The Heat lost 354 to 175. The boys fell 170-95 and the girls lost 184 to 80. Heat results follow: Girls 200 Medley Relay 9-10 Lauren Bar... Nate Dunham 2015-11-23T05:00:00Z High school football state semifinal pairings and sites set <a href=";id=197504" 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. Home team listed first. Division I, State Semifinals/Regional Finals &ndash; Game... Bill Tipple 2015-11-23T05:00:00Z Hartsel has strong showing in state competition <a href=";id=197503" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A student from Razz-M-Tazz competed at the NBTA State Baton Contest in Worthington Sunday. Katie Hartsel, a junior at West Liberty-Salem, placed 2nd in State Best Appearing and placed 4th in State Solo. She will compete again in Ida, MI on December... Nate Dunham 2015-11-23T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders top West Liberty-Salem, Lady Pirates fall to Northeastern <a href=";id=197347" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Local basketball teams took to the hardwood on Saturday. The Benjamin Logan varsity girls team topped visiting West Liberty-Salem 49-46. Nikki Current led the scoring with 24 points. Hayley Boysel and Taylor Coy each tallied 8 points. Natalie Drumm... 2015-11-22T05:00:00Z Current’s record night powers Lady Raiders in season opener <a href=";id=197282" target="_blank"><img src=" hoop 11-09.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan sophomore guard Nikki Current set two school records in her team's season-opening win at North Union Friday night. The Lady Raiders outscored the Lady Wildcats 61-53 in varsity basketball. Current poured in 36 points and was 15-for-1... Bill Tipple 2015-11-21T05:00:00Z Bellefontaine, Ben Logan boys, girls bowling results <a href=";id=197241" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In high school bowling Friday it was Sidney defeating Mechanicsburg and Bellefontaine in a tri-match.&nbsp; Sidney totaled 2598, Mechanicsburg 2nd with 2533, and Bellefontaine with 2524 points in Boys Varsity action. For the Chiefs Daniel Weikart r... Jeff Kelley 2015-11-20T05:00:00Z Updated: High School Football Regional Finals (Scoreboard) <a href=";id=197232" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Games at 7:30 pm Friday, November 20th Division III Region 8 1 Cleveland Benedictine (12-1)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 30 2 Toledo Central Catholic (11-2)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 31 &nbsp;&nbsp; 2OTs &nbsp; Region 10 1 Wapakoneta (12-1)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 3... Jeff Kelley 2015-11-20T05:00:00Z WPKO High School Football Awards announced <a href=";id=197220" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Here we are less than a week from Thanksgiving and we are just now wrapping up the high school football season.&nbsp; That's because we had several local teams make the playoffs and advance.&nbsp; Congratulations again to Indian Lake, Riverside and W... 2015-11-20T05:00:00Z Lady Lakers Grider signs with St. Joseph’s (Audio included) <a href=";id=196937" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake volleyball standout Michelle Grider is taking her game to the next level. Earlier this week, the 5-foot 11-inch senior signed to play at Division II St. Joseph&rsquo;s College in Indiana. Between academics and volleyball, Grider will lik... Nate Dunham 2015-11-18T05:00:00Z Zanesfield Petanque Club travels to Amelia Island <a href=";id=196935" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Nine Zanesfield Petanque Club members attended the Petanque America Open 2015 at Amelia Island, Florida last weekend. The event is the largest annual petanque tourney in the USA. There were teams from 23 different states and 14 different countries.... Mike Vetorino 2015-11-18T05:00:00Z Zeiter selected to lead UU softball <a href=";id=196931" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Urbana University Director of Athletics Larry Cox recently announced the hiring of Kira Zeiter to lead the Blue Knight softball program as its next head coach. Zeiter, a native of Tucson, Arizona, is the fourth head softball coach over the past 10 ye... 2015-11-18T05:00:00Z Indian Lake honors fall athletes <a href=";id=196872" 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... Bill Tipple 2015-11-18T05:00:00Z Chiefs shine at CBC Cheerleading Competition <a href=";id=196632" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Central Buckeye Conference Cheerleading Competition was held Saturday November 14th at Shawnee High school. The Bellefontaine Chieftains Varsity, Junior Varsity, and Middle School cheerleading&nbsp;squads competed in the Central Buckeye Conferen... 2015-11-16T05:00:00Z Updated: Greenon defeats Riverside in high school bowling - Monday finals <a href=";id=196631" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In high school bowling Monday the Riverside varsity boys lost to Greenon 2,330-1,917. Tylor Eaton led the way with games of 172 and 191 for a 363 series. Dalton Lowery added a 171. The Pirates JV boys also came up short with Kaleb Strayer having g... Jeff Kelley 2015-11-16T05:00:00Z