Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-04-23T11:57:00Z BHS netters fall to Tecumseh <a href=";id=123638" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine varsity boys tennis team lost to visiting Tecumseh 5-0 Tuesday night. Results: 1st singles: Tyler Frantz lost to Brandon Pursifull 6-1, 6-2. 2nd singles: Adam Verbsky fell to Kurt Lesh 6-2, 6-1. 3rd singles: Isaiah Brady lost to... Bill Tipple 2014-04-23T05:00:00Z BHS tennis team falls at home <a href=";id=123461" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine varsity boys tennis team lost to visiting Dayton Stebbins 4-1 Monday night. The Chiefs are 0-6. They will host Tecumseh today. Results: 1st singles: Tyler Frantz lost to Brown 6-2, 6-2. 2nd singles: Adam Verbsky fell to Talley 6... Bill Tipple 2014-04-22T05:00:00Z Cougars blank Tigers in non-league softball <a href=";id=123266" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Kenton Ridge limited West Liberty Salem to just two hits and capitalized on six Tiger errors as the Cougars rolled to an 11-0 win in five innings in a non-league varsity softball match up Saturday. The Tigers coughed up seven unearned runs in the fi... 2014-04-21T05:00:00Z Chieftain girls take second, boys place fourth at Benjamin Logan Invitational <a href=";id=123241" target="_blank"><img src=" photo 4-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan Middle School hosted 16 teams at the Benjamin Logan Invitational track meet last Friday, and the Bellefonatine Middle School girls&rsquo; team finished second, while the boys finished fourth. For the Chieftain girls, Zoe Price broke t... 2014-04-21T05:00:00Z Poore takes the checkered flag for the Commercial Roofing 200 <a href=";id=123192" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Warm and dry weather drew large crowds to the Shady Bowl Speedway Saturday, and racing fans got to watch Josh Poore from Anderson, IN take the checkered flag in the Commercial Roofing 200 feature race. By crossing the finish line first, Poore also co... 2014-04-21T05:00:00Z Riverside shuts out Lima Temple – Saturday scorecard <a href=";id=123109" target="_blank"><img src=" glove.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Area baseball teams took advantage of the good weather on Saturday. Riverside&rsquo;s varsity team demolished Lima Temple 14-0. Landon Kelsey tallied 3 runs for the Pirates. Connor Cotterman, Dakota Bollinger, and Tyler Sanford each had 2. Cotterm... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-20T05:00:00Z BHS graduate places in ACC finals <a href=";id=123104" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 2012 Bellefontaine High School graduate had a good showing at a noteworthy sporting event on Saturday. Aaron Dunn finished fifth in the 400 meter hurdles running for Notre Dame at Chapel Hill North Carolina in the ACC finals. Dunn is a sophomore ... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-20T05:00:00Z BL’s Rockhold throws shutout, Lakers baseball tops Raiders – Friday scorecard <a href=";id=123061" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Several local baseball and softball teams took to the fields on Friday. In varsity softball, Benjamin Logan stomped Indian Lake 10-0 in five innings. Darrian Rockhold threw a one-hit shutout with no walks. Also contributing for the Lady Raiders ... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-19T05:00:00Z Karg's monster performanace leads Tigers to gold at Graham Invitational <a href=";id=122938" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem boys track team sparkled at the Graham Invitational Thursday, grabbing 102 points as a team and taking home the first-place trophy out of a total of 14 teams. Conner Karg had a monster night for the Tigers with four first pla... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Pirates score late to win; Lady Chiefs drop a game to NW <a href=";id=122929" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Leading 2-0 headed into the final inning, the Riverside Pirates coughed up two runs in the top of the seventh before plating an unearned run in the bottom of the inning to claim a 3-2 win over visiting West Liberty-Salem in non-league varsity softbal... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Tigers Top Pirates in Baseball; Chiefs win; Raiders, Lakers fall <a href=";id=122880" target="_blank"><img src=" 4-16-11.gif" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>It was a beautiful day for baseball Thursday afternoon and 1390 WBLL was live at Riverside as the Pirates played host to West Liberty-Salem. The Tigers jumped on Riverside early scoring five runs in the top of the first inning.&nbsp; Riverside answe... 2014-04-18T05:00:00Z Collins pitches Raiders past Lakers - Baseball and softball finals <a href=";id=122807" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several area baseball and softball teams played league games Wednesday. Varsity baseball: Benjamin Logan beat rival Indian Lake 10-5. The Raiders jumped out to a 7-0 lead after two innings. Junior left-hander Zane Collins fired a complete game th... Bill Tipple 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z UU baseball sweeps Wheeling Jesuit <a href=";id=122791" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Urbana University baseball team took two key Mountain East Conference games on Wednesday afternoon against Wheeling Jesuit University. The doubleheader had to be moved to CONSOL Energy Field, home of the Washington Wild Things in Washington, Pa. ... Bill Tipple 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z Jr. Raiders, Jr. Tigers shine in quad meets <a href=";id=122785" target="_blank"><img src=" photo 4-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan Jr. High boys track team finished in 2nd place with 93.5 points at a quad meet versus Bellefontaine, Hardin Northern, and Kenton at Kenton on Wednesday. Finishing first: Bryden Penhorwood in the 200 hurdles in 30.3, the 4x400 rela... Bill Tipple 2014-04-17T05:00:00Z Gloria's Tumbling shines at state meet, five members named All-Ohio <a href=";id=122628" target="_blank"><img src=" logo 3-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Gloria's Tumbling Team competed in the USTA Ohio State Trampoline and Tumbling Competition at Rio Grande University on Saturday. All members of Gloria's Team qualified for the national competition, which will be held in Louisville, Kentucky in June.... Bill Tipple 2014-04-16T05:00:00Z Bellefontaine alum shoots dramatic 300 at US Bowling Championships <a href=";id=122507" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Former Bellefontaine standout Chris Walden bowled a dramatic 300 game at this year's United States Bowling Congress Open Championships in Reno, Nevada. The 26-year-old right-hander logged the 8th 300 game of this year's event at the National Bowling... Jeff Kelley 2014-04-15T05:00:00Z AAU Huntsman Select place third in weekend tournament <a href=";id=122505" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The 8th grade AAU girls Huntsman Select basketball team placed 3rd in the AAU Central Tournament at Olentangy over the weekend. In Saturday action, the girls defeated Ohio Sports Plus Ballers&nbsp;45-30, the South Central Hoopstars 42-22, and Columb... Nate Dunham 2014-04-15T05:00:00Z Chiefs swing past Shawnee; Miller walk-off carries Lakers (Audio included) <a href=";id=122479" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several high school baseball and softball teams played Monday. Varsity baseball: As featured on 1390 WBLL, Bellefontaine defeated Springfield Shawnee 9-2 at Blue Jacket Park. Starter Matt Entsminger went 4 2/3 innings to earn the win. John Kirby ... Bill Tipple 2014-04-15T05:00:00Z High Point Stars earn close win <a href=";id=122472" target="_blank"><img src=" ball 2-11.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine High Point Stars U10 soccer team beat the Classic Eagles Thunder 1-0 Monday night. Dakota Shell scored on an assist from Beau Salyer. Keepers Tanner Harte and Brent Rader combined for the shutout. Coaches said the entire team pla... Bill Tipple 2014-04-15T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders win KO Cancer Tournament in Newton <a href=";id=122315" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan varsity softball team went 3-0 over the weekend to win the KO Cancer Classic in Newton.&nbsp; The Lady Raiders defeated Brookville 14-6 Friday night. On Saturday, the girls beat Newton 11-2 in the semifinal and Versailles 12-4 in... Nate Dunham 2014-04-14T05:00:00Z