CONNEAUT — Ten more former Ashtabula County football standouts were inducted into the Ashtabula County Touchdown Club Hall of Fame during the annual banquet Monday night.
NEW YORK — Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts and Ohio State teammates quarterback Justin Fields and defensive end Chase Young will join LSU quarterback Joe Burrow as Heisman Trophy finalists.
SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — When asked about the upcoming mat season, third-year Lakeside wrestling coach Andrew Horvath talked about his team “finding their footing.”
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Diontae Johnson ran for an 85-yard touchdown on a punt return and caught a pass for another score to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers over the Arizona Cardinals 23-17 on Sunday.
CLEVELAND — Nick Chubb ran for 106 yards — 99 after halftime — and Baker Mayfield and Kareem Hunt had rushing touchdowns as the Cleveland Browns kept their faint playoff hopes alive Sunday with a 27-19 win over Cincinnati.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Reigning national champion Clemson will face Ohio State in the Dec. 28 Fiesta Bowl, one of two College Football Playoff semifinals.
CANTON — Defense stole the show as top-ranked Kirtland (15-0) captured its fifth state title with a 17-7 victory over Ironton (13-2). The Hornets limited the ground-oriented Tigers to just 48 yards rushing on 28 attempts and made a critical goal-line stand at the end of the first half.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons hit his second career 3-pointer and scored a career-high 34 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers didn’t need Joel Embiid’s help to rout the Cleveland Cavaliers 141-94 Saturday night.
SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — Unable to rely on its bread and butter on Saturday, St. John changed the narrative and improved to 2-0 with a 62-28 win over Northeast Ohio Prep.
Blake Peet scored a basket to give Geneva a 69-68 lead over Edgewood in part of a 14-0 game-ending run to erase a 68-58 deficit and win 72-68.
CONNEAUT — The Conneaut Spartans used a 17-0 run to start the second quarter to pave the way for a 67-44 non-conference victory at home against the St. John Heralds Friday night at Garcia Gymnasium.
With six returning senior starters, Madison boys basketball coach Nick Gustin is looking for experience to be a key ingredient for his team this season.
Brandon Hagerdon went from playing a handful of games as a freshman to starting the three seasons for the Mercyhurst University football team.
SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — Garfield Heights’ Sonny Johnson spoiled Lakeside’s season opener on Tuesday night with a game-winning basket with 5.5 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, but a message has been sent loud and clear by the Dragons.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Blake Griffin scored 24 points, Andre Drummond had 17 points and 14 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-94 on Tuesday night to win consecutive games for the first time this season.
Geneva and Madison players earned earned All-Ohio football honors as the Divisions III and II teams were announced by a statewide panel on Tuesday. The teams were selected by members of the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association.
GENEVA — Geneva’s Jordan Vencill vividly remembers the moments leading up to her first-ever varsity volleyball match.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — J.K. Dobbins ran for four touchdowns and Justin Fields threw four TD passes, providing plenty of firepower for No. 2 Ohio State to rout No. 10 Michigan 56-27 Saturday for a school-record eighth straight win in the series.
YOUNGSTOWN — A college basketball career didn't seem likely for a young Blake Payne trying to find some playing time as a freshman and sophomore at Jefferson High School.
They usually don’t get noticed unless it’s a holding penalty or false start. There’s no stat for an 89-yard run or 77-yard pass play attached to their names at the end of the day.
GENEVA — Geneva’s Blake Peet stood out on defense during his sophomore and junior seasons and earned two first-team all-county bids as a defensive back.
CLEVELAND — Jarvis Landry caught two touchdown passes against his former team and the Cleveland Browns won their third straight Sunday, 41-24 over the Miami Dolphins in their first game since losing star defensive end Myles Garrett to a season-ending suspension.
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ASHTABULA [ndash] Joshua Eduardo Rivas, 27, of Ashtabula, passed away unexpectedly December 2, 2019. Private services were held with the family. Ducro Services and Crematory, 4524 Elm Ave. Complete obituary and condolences at www.ducro.com
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- Norfolk Southern to design replacement bridge next year
- Abusive man calls police on self
- Area woman encourages living organ donation after giving to a stranger in need
- More than $4.8 million released for Lake Erie wetland restoration in the Ashtabula Harbor
- Ohio State Highway Patrol names top trooper
- Verizon moving to new location next to Chipotle
- Judge Thomas Lambros, son of immigrants, dies at 89
- Executive director on paid administrative leave