Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2016-02-09T07:46:38Z Lakers, Lady Tigers victorious (Monday BB scores) <a href=";id=206325" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In HS boys basketball Monday Indian Lake continued winning in Charleston, WV, defeating Liberty-Raleigh 54-45.&nbsp; Beau Hefner led the Lakers with 23 while Collin Coburn added 9 points. Indian Lake is now 13-7. In HS girls basketball Monday the ... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Dance Fuzion earns multiple awards in Columbus <a href=";id=206305" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Dance Fuzion Studio Team from Bellefontaine and Ada competed at Showstoppers Dance Competition at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus over the weekend. Results: Solos Awards: Aundrea Foulk - Jazz Solo - Platinum in Category &amp; 8th overall Kama Ar... Nate Dunham 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Lakers’ Davidson signs with UU (Audio included) <a href=";id=206303" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The back to-back CBC Football Defensive Player of the Year will be defending the field at Urbana University next fall. Indian Lake senior Joey Davidson officially signed to play football for the Blue Knights recently, surrounded by his family and co... Nate Dunham 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Chieftain wrestlers make history; win first league title <a href=";id=206297" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine varsity wrestling team won the Central Buckeye Conference Kenton Trail division championship Saturday at Kenton Ridge High School. The Chiefs were third overall and first in the Kenton Trail with 129 points. It&rsquo;s the program... Bill Tipple 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Benjamin Logan cheerleaders advance to state <a href=";id=206292" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan varsity cheer team fared well at the southwestern regional competition on Sunday. The team&nbsp;qualified for the state cheer&nbsp;competition at St. John Arena on March 6th. The team includes Cora Eirich, Mikayla Rose, Aly Brose... Bill Tipple 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Carman shines at ONU Invitational <a href=";id=206284" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A former Bellefontaine track standout is shining in college. Ohio Northern University junior Rebecca Carman placed in three events Saturday at the Joe Banks Invitational hosted by the Polar Bears. Carman won the long jump by going 17&rsquo; 2.75&rd... Bill Tipple 2016-02-08T05:00:00Z Pirates shoot past Mechanicsburg; Jr. High Tigers sweep OHC - Saturday basketball finals <a href=";id=206206" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several area basketball teams were in action on Saturday with a number of conference championships highlighting play. The Riverside varsity boys basketball team slid by Mechanicsburg 43-39. Landon Kelsey led the team with 16 points. Jesse Kean and... Joel Penhorwood and Bill Tipple 2016-02-07T05:00:00Z Updated: Tigers clinch share of OHC title; Lakers win, Chiefs lose - Friday hoops recap <a href=";id=206117" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In a game heard on WBLL, Tipp City pulled away from Bellefontaine in the 2nd half for a 45-32 win on Friday at BHS. &nbsp; Chiefs &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 14 &nbsp; 22&nbsp;&nbsp; 32 Tipp City&nbsp; 4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 12 &nbsp; 25... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-05T05:00:00Z Peterson scores 1,000th point, WL-S wins OHC championship; Benjamin Logan wins CBC MRD title <a href=";id=206019" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In HS girls basketball Thursday the West Liberty-Salem Lady Tigers won the OHC championship when they beat Greeneview 56-48.&nbsp; GV&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 11 12 12 13&nbsp; 48 WL-S&nbsp; 8 11 18 19&nbsp; 56 GV (16-5, 10-3) &nbsp; Combs 6 4-4 20&nbsp... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-04T05:00:00Z Jordan signs to play at UU Thursday <a href=";id=206017" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>West Liberty-Salem senior football player Seth Jordan Thursday signed his official letter of intent to play Div. II college football at Urbana University. Jordan, a 6&rsquo;-3&rdquo;, 275 pound offensive guard and defensive tackle for the 9-3 Tigers... 2016-02-04T05:00:00Z WL-S girls defeat Riverside in bowling <a href=";id=206016" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In HS bowling Thursday the West Liberty-Salem varsity girls beat&nbsp;Riverside 2,062 to 1,735. For WL-S, Hailee Clifford rolled a 324 series, Erica McCall a 318, Rachel Larson a 308 series, Taylor Loverde games of 136 and 139, and Lauren Hostetler ... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-04T05:00:00Z Shady Bowl recognizes its 2015 champions <a href=";id=206008" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Shady Bowl held its annual awards banquet at the Champaign County Fairgrounds recently. The six track champions were recognized for 2015: Justin Durflinger, of Bellefontaine - Pure Stock Champion Brad Williams - Modified Champion Nicholas Meade -... Nate Dunham 2016-02-04T05:00:00Z Lady Lakers fall on Senior Night - Wednesday basketball scoreboard <a href=";id=205970" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake varsity girls basketball team fell to visiting Graham 52-48 on Senior Night. The Falcons outscored the Lakers 15-10 in the final quarter. Caylee Wurster scored a team-high 14 points. Katelyn Hogan added 10. For Graham, Bethany Hor... Bill Tipple 2016-02-04T05:00:00Z Updated: Benjamin Logan sweeps the Lake and Pirates - Wednesday bowling highlights <a href=";id=205914" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several area bowling teams hit the lanes Wednesday evening. The Benjamin Logan varsity boys defeated Indian Lake and Riverside. The Raiders tallied a 2,640, the Lakers had a 2,324, and the Pirates shot a 2,213. For Benjamin Logan, Logan Woolley bo... Nate Dunham 2016-02-03T05:00:00Z Soccer standout Davis selected for US Academy team <a href=";id=205913" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Connor Davis reached one of his goals recently. Connor, 18, from Indian Lake, tried out for a team that plays in the top amateur soccer league in the US. After a three-week tryout, Connor was asked to join this elite group of 17 and 18 year-olds wh... Nate Dunham 2016-02-03T05:00:00Z Raiders fall to Northwestern - Tuesday bowling <a href=";id=205789" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan bowling teams competed against Northwestern Tuesday evening. The varsity boys lost 2,548 to 2,368. Logan Woolley fired a 384 series, Mitchel Johnson bowled a 349 series, Tyler Nicholas rolled a 330 series, Logan Wenger shot a 325... Nate Dunham 2016-02-02T05:00:00Z Indian Lake cheerleaders take 2nd in Cleveland competition <a href=";id=205788" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake competition cheer squad just missed first place by half a point at the Hard Rockin' Nationals Cheer Competition in Cleveland Sunday. The team warmed up for the event by cheering at the Urbana University basketball game in Urbana Satu... Nate Dunham 2016-02-02T05:00:00Z Updated: West Liberty-Salem wins thriller over Triad to stay perfect in OHC - Tuesday basketball recap <a href=";id=205785" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem Tigers came into Tuesday's game with Triad 11-0 in OHC play, trying to&nbsp;stay 1 game ahead of 2nd place Southeastern.&nbsp; Triad, as they did earlier this month, played the Tigers right down to the wire.&nbsp; Ryan Boyd, ... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-02T05:00:00Z Updated: Lady Raiders win Logan County battle over Bellefontaine - Monday hoops scoreboard (Audio included) <a href=";id=205659" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan Lady Raiders got off to a fast 11-0 start Monday night in their game against Logan County rival Bellefontaine and went on to defeat the Lady Chiefs 58-36.&nbsp; Hayley Boysel scored 21 points to lead the host Raiders. Nikki Curre... Jeff Kelley 2016-02-01T05:00:00Z Gloria’s earns high marks in Kentucky competition <a href=";id=205654" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Gloria's Tumbling and Trampoline team had 14 members compete in Lancaster, Kentucky Saturday.&nbsp; In total, 19 teams from Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Georgia participated. Lily Palmer received the highest score in advanced beginner tumbling. ... Nate Dunham 2016-02-01T05:00:00Z