The Ohio Wesleyan University men’s basketball team will face St. Norbert (Wis.) in a first-round game of the NCAA Division III tournament at 5:30 p.m. (Central Time) on Friday at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Ill., it was announced by the NCAA.In Friday’s other first-round matchup, host Illinois Wesleyan will take on Webster (Mo.) at 7:30 p.m. (Central time).Ticket prices are $7 for adults, and $4 for students, seniors, and children. Children under 2 will not be charged admission.
All good things must end sooner or later, but the Hayes Pacers were kind of hoping it would be a lot later than this.The Pacers led after one quarter and stayed with the Westerville Central Warhawks through the first two and a half, but an 11-0 run in the third period helped the Warhawks pull away, and despite a high-scoring final quarter, the Pacers fell to Westerville Central 79-69 in a Division I Central District Semifinal Wednesday night at Orange High School.
Jake Edwards has been chasing things his whole life.He’s caught up to most of them, whether it be an OHSAA Division I state championship in the mile run or a track scholarship to The Ohio State University, but there was one thing that eluded him for quite some time … key word being was.The former Delaware Hayes standout successful ran a mile in under four minutes early last month — something many thought to be impossible at one time — che...
Defense wins championships — and tournament games, too.The Hayes Pacers’ defense was on all evening, but a late stop in the final seconds preserved a 38-36 victory over New Albany in a Division I Central District sectional championship game Friday at Hayes High School.“Defense and rebounding have won us quite a few games this year,” Hayes coach Jordan Blackburn said. “Our kids are gritty, and I think that’s one of the reasons we’...
No state champs this time around, but Delaware County was well represented during the final day of the Individual State Wrestling Tournament as five earned spots on the podium following Saturday’s action at the Jerome Schottenstein Center.In Division I, Liberty junior Jon Furnas finished fourth in the 120-pound weight class, knocking off Brunswick’s Josh Heil 9-4 in his consolation semifinal before falling to Brecksville-Broadview Heights’ Austin Assad 9-3 in the ...
Liberty’s Jon Furnas and Giuseppe Penzone significantly strengthened their chances to place for the second straight year, and Olentangy’s Cody Pollitt and Orange’s Lenn’s Kamba picked up first-round wins of their own to highlight Thursday’s early-round action at the Division I Individual State Wrestling Tournament at The Ohio State University.
COLUMBUS — Columbus Centennial put its athleticism on display Saturday night as the Stars raced out to a 22-point, 39-17 late first-half lead en route to a 77-71 victory in the opening round of the Division II Central District boys basketball tournament Saturday night at Centennial High School.Closing to within 10 of the lead at 39-29 at the half, Eric Myers’ Golden Eagles came back out recharged and took the game to the Stars. After cutting the deficit to 54-50 at the ...
Friday and Saturday’s Division I District Wrestling Championship at Hilliard Darby was certainly a busy one for a loaded list of Hayes, Olentangy, Liberty and Orange standouts … busy and successful.Liberty junior Jon Furnas, who entered the tournament with a sparkling 38-1 record, ended up as one of two local champs, winning a district title in the 120-pound weight class. He dominated his first two opponents, cruised past Tri-Valley’s Slade Tyson 21-6 in ...
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