Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2015-03-26T10:31:39Z BHS honors winter athletes <a href=";id=168856" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine High School hosted its annual Winter Sports Banquet earlier this week. Here is a list of award recipients in each sport. Boys Bowling High Average: Joey Jacobs 204 High Series: Anthony Tolliver 470 High Game: Daniel Weikart 246 MV... Bill Tipple 2015-03-26T05:00:00Z Stars u13 girls open outdoor season <a href=";id=168517" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The High Point Stars u13 girls tied the Mad River Lady Mustangs 3-3 in the first outdoor soccer game of the season on Saturday. Amy Lonsway, Alanee Yaeger, and Raelyn Parsell each scored a goal. Nicole Wall and Josie Davis delivered assists. Mya G... Bill Tipple 2015-03-24T05:00:00Z West Liberty-Salem honors its winter athletes <a href=";id=168378" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>West Liberty-Salem High School hosted its annual winter athletic awards ceremony recently. Many athletes were honored for their accomplishments. Boys&rsquo; Basketball: 4 years of participation Brandon Adams, Ben Bowden, Ben Burden, and Connor Wo... Nate Dunham 2015-03-23T05:00:00Z Dance Fuzion fares well in Columbus <a href=";id=168330" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Dance Fuzion Studio Team from Bellefontaine and Kenton competed at Rising Star Dance Competition at Aladdin Shrine Center in Columbus over the weekend. (Picture courtesy of JamSum Media &amp; Design) Several members placed, including: Kylie Ad... Bill Tipple 2015-03-23T05:00:00Z Local youth wrestlers shine at state tournament <a href=";id=168329" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Five area wrestlers competed at the OH-Way State Youth Wrestling Tournament in Tiffin on Saturday. Three Indian Lake sixth-graders participated. Nate Cummins and Hayden Pummel each placed fifth. Lane Mefford (below) also competed. The trio is coa... Bill Tipple 2015-03-23T05:00:00Z Vogel wins 1500 at Butler <a href=";id=168316" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Xavier University redshirt freshman Meghan Vogel won the 1500 meter run at Butler University&rsquo;s Bulldog Opener Saturday. Vogel finished in 4:41.01 in her first collegiate win. Meghan graduated from West Liberty-Salem in 2013. She is the daugh... Bill Tipple 2015-03-23T05:00:00Z Alter, Versailles, Fort Loramie are state champions (HS Girls, Boys BB scoreboard) <a href=";id=168195" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The high school girls basketball state finals were Saturday in Columbus.&nbsp; In Div. II it was top-ranked Kettering Alter finishing a perfect season at 30-0 with a 57-42 victory over Toledo Rogers. Versailles edged Ottawa-Glandorf&nbsp; 49-46 to... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-22T05:00:00Z Indian Lake holds its Winter Sports Awards Banquet <a href=";id=168191" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Indian Lake celebrated unprecedented athletic success during the Winter Sports Awards Banquet.&nbsp; The Boys Bowling Team was honored for making the State Tournament for the first time in history.&nbsp; Also, swimmer Skyler Tavenner was applauded ... 2015-03-22T05:00:00Z Tri-Village stays unbeaten, headed to state (High school boys, girls BB tournament scoreboard) <a href=";id=168123" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In a Div. IV boys high school basketball regional final Friday night Tri-Village stayed unbeaten at 28-0 as they came from behind in the second half and defeated Marion Local 47-39. Wayne Trace won over Delphos St. Johns 65-56, while Canal Wincheste... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-20T05:00:00Z Blitzkrieg rolls in season finale <a href=";id=167953" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The u13 Blitzkrieg girls indoor soccer team defeated the Hornets United FC 9-4 in their final game of the season Wednesday night. Caitlyn Shumaker had three goals. Liz Downie scored twice. Lindsey Heminger, Nicole Wall, and Alanee Yaeger each adde... Bill Tipple 2015-03-19T05:00:00Z Updated: Chiefs fall short in regional semifinal - tournament scoreboard <a href=";id=167991" target="_blank"><img src=" hoop 11-09.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine varsity boys' basketball team returned to the regional semifinal for the first time in 15 years on 1390 WBLL Thursday night. The Chiefs lost to Franklin 87-54 at UD Arena. The Wildcats jumped out to a 17-0 lead to begin the game a... Nate Dunham 2015-03-19T05:00:00Z LCS Elite indoor soccer crowns champions <a href=";id=167476" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The LCS Elite indoor soccer season came to an end recently with the top two teams in each division competing for their championship. After 2 1/2 months of practicing and league games, 75 Indian Lake players were rewarded as the top 3 teams in each a... 2015-03-16T05:00:00Z Gloria’s Tumbling shines in Kentucky <a href=";id=167471" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Seven members of Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline Team competed in Somerset, Kentucky on Saturday. There were 19 teams and 300 athletes from Ohio and Kentucky. Individual results are listed below in the order of Tumbling / Trampoline / and Double M... Bill Tipple 2015-03-16T05:00:00Z Marion Local defeats Jackson Center in regional semifinal <a href=";id=167661" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In a Div. IV regional semifinal boys high school basketball game Tuesday at Fairmont High School, Marion Local defeated Jackson Center 47-36.&nbsp; Tri-Village stayed undefeated at 27-0 as they beat Russia 59-50 in the other regional semifinal at Fa... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-17T05:00:00Z Hilliker Heat swimmers make a splash at Miami <a href=";id=167458" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Hilliker YMCA Swim Team enjoyed a great weekend at Miami University in Oxford. Here are the highlights. These 8 and under swimmers finished their season with personal best times: Annie Braig John Fulmer Jacob Salyer The following qualified ... Bill Tipple 2015-03-16T05:00:00Z Blitzkrieg rolls to another win <a href=";id=167272" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The u13 indoor soccer Blitzkrieg girls defeated the GCKA Strikers 6-2 on Saturday. Caitlyn Shumaker and Shelby Downie each scored two goals. Brooke Miranda and Liz Downey each added a goal. Nicole Wall, Alanee Yaeger, and Avani Abhyankar each deli... Bill Tipple 2015-03-15T05:00:00Z Five Falcons win state championships, Indians Romero in wrestling <a href=";id=167262" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The state high school wrestling tournament concluded Saturday in Columbus. In Div. I action Taleb Rahmani of Marysville won a state championship in the 152 pound class. Lakewood St. Edward won the team title in Div. I. Graham won the state champio... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-15T05:00:00Z High school boys, girls basketball Saturday tournament results <a href=";id=167261" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>High school boys basketball tournament district final games from Saturday: Division III: Lima Central Catholic 45 St. Henry 44 Division I: Springfield 54 Cincinnati LaSalle 41 Centerville 67 Cincinnati Elder 62 (The Elks are coached by former Gr... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-15T05:00:00Z Graham dominates state wrestling tournament <a href=";id=167220" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The OHSAA state wrestling tournament wraps up Saturday evening, but the Graham wrestling team sealed their 15th consecutive Division II team title by Friday night. Seven Falcons are advancing to the finals, accruing 193.5 total points along the way ... 2015-03-14T05:00:00Z Chiefs rout Taft, win 1st district title in 15 years (Audio included) <a href=";id=167183" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine Chieftains played probably their best game of the season at the right time as they rout perennial power Cincinnati Taft (14-11) 78-53 at UD Arena in a Div. II district title game Friday night. [audio:31315104731-billandchadcallonch... Jeff Kelley 2015-03-13T05:00:00Z