Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-11-23T01:16:24Z Lady Falcons bowl over Carroll Patriots <a href=";id=153199" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>High school bowling from Friday saw the Graham Lady Falcons start their season with a win over the Dayton Carroll Patriots 2193-1995. Seniors Sarah Carpenter and Abigail Ogden led the team. Carpenter bowled a high game of 206 and a two-game series o... Joel Penhorwood 2014-11-22T05:00:00Z Wilbur signs letter of intent to play softball at Div. II Wheeling Jesuit <a href=";id=153144" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; West Liberty-Salem senior Karlie Wilbur (pictured in center with her Dad Kevin on her left and Mom Dawn on her right) signed her letter of intent Tuesday to play Div. II college softball at Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, West... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z High School Football Playoffs Week 3 Friday Finals <a href=";id=153140" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Finals indicated in bold letters WPKO Game of the Week: Division VI, Region 22: 3 Minster (10-3)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 35 4 West Liberty-Salem (11-2)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 0&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (Game at Piqua Alexander Stadium, Purk Fiel... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Tigers look to make history Friday night vs. Minster <a href=";id=153082" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem Tigers are back in the Regional Final for the 2nd straight season.&nbsp; Last year's game still haunts WL-S fans as they saw Mechanicsburg drive the field in the final minute of the game to tie and then win in double overtime.&... 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Riverside honors fall athletes <a href=";id=153100" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Riverside High School recognized its fall athletes during an awards banquet earlier this week. Football Awards Most Valuable Player: Tanner Lane Most Improved Player: Blake Sacks Best Offensive Player: Tanner Lane Best Defensive Player: Connor C... Bill Tipple 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Indian Lake honors fall athletes <a href=";id=152810" 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... Nate Dunham 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z Benjamin Logan cheerleaders win league title <a href=";id=152756" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan varsity cheerleading team won the CBC Mad River Division and placed 2nd overall in the league meet at Northwestern High School on Saturday. Seniors Hailey Lockwood and Hailey Thomas along with sophomores Allison Wilson and Aly Bro... Bill Tipple 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z Zanesfield Petanque Club competes in America Open <a href=";id=152754" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Zanesfield Petanque Club had 9 players compete in the Petanque America Open 2014 in Amelia Island, Florida last weekend. The event is the largest Petanque tournament in the United States. A total of 156 doubles teams from 25 states and 7 differ... Bill Tipple and Nate Dunham 2014-11-19T05:00:00Z BHS cheerleaders finish 1st, 2nd at CBC competition <a href=";id=152527" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine High School cheerleaders did very well in the Central Buckeye Conference meet at Northwestern on Saturday. The Junior Varsity placed 1st and the Varsity placed 2nd in the Kenton Trail Division. Kenton Ridge took first place in the... 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z Hilliker Y Swim Team makes a splash at the Lima Fall Fiesta Invitational <a href=";id=152525" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Hilliker YMCA Swim Team competed at the Lima Fall Fiesta Invitational Saturday with 14 teams participating. Skyler Tavenner, 16, was first in the 100 Back, in the 200 IM, and the 100 Fly events. He finished 2nd in the 50 free competition in 15 a... Jeff Kelley 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z WPKO Live Stream Tonight is the Regional Final in Division VI with the West Liberty-Salem Tigers (11-1) facing the Minster Wildcats (9-3) from Piqua's Alexander Stadium.&nbsp; Chad Wilkinson and Matt Hull are live on Mix 98.3 WPKO. &nbsp; [plugin:156] 2014-11-21T05:00:00Z Dunlap named Freshman of the Year <a href=";id=152518" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Wheeling Jesuit setter Andrea Thobe is the Mountain East Conference Player of the Year, Urbana University outside hitter Katylnn Dunlap is the Freshman of the Year, and WJU's Christy Benner is the league's Coach of the Year. Thobe, a sophomore from ... 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z Playoff pairings, sites announced for regional finals <a href=";id=152469" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released pairings and locations for the football regional finals. West Liberty-Salem will face Minster at Piqua Alexander Stadium Friday night at 7:30 on WPKO. Pairings are shown with seeds and regular ... Bill Tipple 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z Local lifters win world championships <a href=";id=152459" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two local men won titles at the WPC Powerlifting World Championships in West Palm Beach, Florida on Friday and Saturday. Joseph Mobley won the 198-pound weight class in the teen 18-19 year-old division with a raw bench press of 357 pounds. Damon Di... Bill Tipple 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z George, Patton lead Stars to another win <a href=";id=152455" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The u14 High Point Stars soccer team shut out the previously unbeaten Panthers 9-0 on Saturday. Daunte George and Dominik Patton each scored three goals. Tate Schmittauer scored twice and Isaiah Henry added a goal. Marcus Walker recorded three ass... Bill Tipple 2014-11-17T05:00:00Z Week Two High School Football Playoffs Saturday Finals <a href=";id=152324" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Winners indicated in bold letters Division 1, Region 2: 5 Huber Heights Wayne (11-1)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 44 4 Dublin Coffman (11-1)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 35 (Game at Bellefontaine AcuSport Stadium) &nbsp; Division V, Region 16: 4 Coldwat... 2014-11-16T05:00:00Z VanHoose signs with Urbana University (Audio included) <a href=";id=152301" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine softball standout Jenna VanHoose is taking her skills to the next level. (Pictured: Jenna VanHoose is flanked by her parents, Corey and Renae VanHoose, as she signs her letter of intent. Heart of Ohio coach Ty Kashmiry and BHS varsity ... Bill Tipple 2014-11-15T05:00:00Z Week 2 High School Football Playoffs Friday Finals <a href=";id=152247" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Finals indicated in bold letters WPKO Game of the Week: Division VI, Region 22: 4 West Liberty-Salem (11-1)&nbsp; 21 1 Tri-County North (10-1)&nbsp; 14 (Game at Clayton Northmont Good Samaritan Stadium, Matt Dudon Memorial Field) (West Liberty-... WPKO/WBLL Newsroom 2014-11-14T05:00:00Z West Liberty-Salem vs. Tri County North playoff football preview <a href=";id=152194" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem Tigers find themselves in familiar territory as they are back in the regional semi-final Friday night on Mix 98.3 WPKO.&nbsp; This year the Tigers will face the #1 seed in the region Tri County North from Northmont High School.... 2014-11-14T05:00:00Z Orndorf helps Grand Valley State win league title <a href=";id=152050" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Former Bellefontaine standout Nate Orndorf ran well at the GLIAC cross country championships at Tiffin on Saturday. Orndorf, who&rsquo;s a redshirt sophomore at Grand Valley State, ran his personal best in the 5-mile in 24:43. He finished 18th out ... Bill Tipple 2014-11-13T05:00:00Z