BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the "Hand of God" goal in 1986 and led his country to that year's World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died. He was 60.
Victor Verba spent a good chunk of the COVID-affected offseason watching old Browns film in the offseason to work on his technique.
When Garrett Smith went down last season with a broken collarbone, Tyler Bean reluctantly took over as Pymatuning Valley’s quarterback.
When asked how he would describe his style as a running back, Charles Taylor approached the task about the same way as when he took a handoff the past three years — straight forward with not much room for poetic expression.
After deciding to separate the coed soccer team, former Grand Valley athletic director Tom Henson approached Rick Huffman about coaching the boys program.
Six years ago, Rick Huffman took over the inaugural boys soccer team at Grand Valley. Prior to that season, the team was coed.
In junior high, cross country and track were Kait Toth’s focus, but that changed during the summer leading into her freshman year.
The Cleveland Cavaliers addressed their biggest need by choosing Auburn small forward Isaac Okoro with the fifth overall pick in the NBA draft Wednesday night.
Ohio’s COVID-19 cases have consistently risen over the past few weeks, which has led to some changes in Ashtabula County sports’ schedules.
Playing girls basketball for a Division IV school in Ashtabula County, Lati Fleming and Sydney Carpenter probably did not go to practice thinking about bumping into a future NBA top pick.
LaMelo Ball opted to play professionally overseas instead of making a brief stop in college basketball. That unconventional route to the NBA now has him set to be the top point guard taken – and maybe the first player overall – in the Nov. 18 draft.
If there is a sports community in Ashtabula County who has it out for the coronavirus pandemic even more than the others, it would be wrestling fans.
MIAMI — Kim Ng started her Major League Baseball career as an intern, and three decades later she's still on the rise and shattering ceilings.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Paul Hornung, the dazzling "Golden Boy" of the Green Bay Packers whose singular ability to generate points as a runner, receiver, quarterback and kicker helped turn the team into an NFL dynasty, died Friday. He was 84.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The unbeaten Pittsburgh Steelers expect to have quarterback Ben Roethlisberger available when they host the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.
PITTSBURGH — Pitt football won’t be taking the field this Saturday as it was announced Thursday afternoon that the Panthers would be halting all team activities due to COVID-19 related protocols. Their matchup with Georgia Tech, which was originally scheduled for Saturday night, will be post…
This Week's Circulars
CONNEAUT [emdash] Steven Kahler, 63, of Conneaut passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at UH Geauga Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Marcy Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, Ohio 44030.
- Ashtabula County in top 20 for new state COVID-19 cases
- Union members walk off job at Save A Lot
- License bureau closed in Jefferson
- Bench press event draws from near and far
- Truckey cries foul
- Common pleas courts changing with COVID -19 times
- Geneva superintendent to retire
- Ashtabula County school districts update plans
- 66-year-old man dies in Monroe Township fire
- County schools going remote