Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2014-04-18T01:13:22Z 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 Shady Bowl kicks off 2014 season <a href=";id=122310" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Shady Bowl Speedway kicked off its 2014 season over the weekend. It turned out to be a big night for Fairborn&rsquo;s Jim Lewis Jr. as he swept both the late model and street stock races. In the late models Josh Smith, Brad Coons, Jacob Muncey, and... 2014-04-14T05:00:00Z Huntsman Elite shine in AAU Girls Basketball <a href=";id=122316" target="_blank"><img src=" hoop 11-09.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Huntsman Elite Select AAU 6th grade girls basketball team took 3rd place in last weekend&rsquo;s 12th annual Central Ohio Basketball Classic.&nbsp; They defeated Showtime Reynolds 25-23 and the Cyclones 21-17 to go 2-0 in pool play, winning thei... Jeff Kelley 2014-04-14T05:00:00Z Lady Pirates defeat Indian Lake and Jackson Center <a href=";id=122115" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Area softball teams took advantage of the nice weather on Saturday. The Riverside girls&rsquo; varsity team traveled to Indian Lake where they played the Lakers in their first game, winning 5-3. The Lady Pirates were down 0-2 early in the game but ... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-13T05:00:00Z High Point Stars have strong showing <a href=";id=122114" target="_blank"><img src=" Ball.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The u12 High Point Stars recently defeated the Dublin United Dynamo by a score of 4-0. Ryan Johnson, Pierce Wall, Isaiah Henry and Jack Nuspl each scored a goal. Preston Henry and Isaiah Henry each had one assist. Goalkeepers Miles Harte and Johns... 2014-04-13T05:00:00Z WL-S competes in Anna Invitational – Track results <a href=";id=122112" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several local track and field teams saw action Friday and Saturday The West Liberty-Salem boys&rsquo; track and field finished fourth with 62 points in the team standings at the Anna Invitational on Saturday behind Minster, Anna, and New Bremen. Hu... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-13T05:00:00Z Raiders win Micah Gregg Tournament – Baseball scoreboard <a href=";id=122111" target="_blank"><img src=" glove.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several local ball teams took to the field Saturday which included the conclusion of the 2014 Micah Gregg Tournament at Benjamin Logan High School. The Benjamin Logan Raiders are the 2014 Micah Gregg Tournament Champions. The format of this year&rs... Joel Penhorwood 2014-04-13T05:00:00Z Jones pitches Chiefs past Troy - Friday finals <a href=";id=122039" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several area baseball and softball teams played non-league games Friday. The Bellefontaine varsity baseball team defeated host Troy 9-2. The Chiefs sealed the win with a five-run fifth inning. Sophomore right-hander Tyler Jones fired a complete ga... Bill Tipple 2014-04-12T05:00:00Z Plikerd leads Jr. Raiders at Mechanicsburg <a href=";id=122037" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan Jr. High girls track team traveled to Mechanicsburg for an 11-team invitational Friday night. The Raiders finished third with 73.3 points. Indian Valley won the meet with 92 points and Ridgemont was runner-up with 88. Benjamin L... Bill Tipple 2014-04-12T05:00:00Z