As a math teacher at Braden Junior High, Gregory Stolfer always takes the time to make sure his students understand mathematical principles such as expressions and equations, ratios and proportions, and probability and statistics.
JEFFERSON — Due to Ohio transfer rules, Jefferson sophomore John Castrilla played his final game of the 2019-20 season on Saturday against St. John.
JEFFERSON — With less than seven seconds left, South Range senior Kris Scandy pulled up from behind the 3-point line. It was nothing but net.
CONNEAUT — The North East Grape Pickers used a 13-0 run in the first quarter to build a 16-3 advantage against the Conneaut Spartans in District 10 action on Tuesday.
For Ethan Wannett, picking up some state-wide recognition is nice, but Lakeside’s 126-pound weight class representative also knows he has to keep working if he wants to get where he wants to go this season.
PAINESVILLE — Chris Blauman scored 19 points and eclipsed the 1,000-point career barrier in Madison’s 56-53 overtime victory Friday night at Riverside, but it was his passing and defense that put the final nail in the Beavers’ coffin.
For most kids, Christmas break is a time to stay up a little later at night, then sleep in a few hours longer the next day.
Mike and Brendan are back to give you all the happenings in area sports. In this episode, they discuss Geneva and Edgewood's strong starts to the wrestling season, and five of the area's stand-out basketball teams. Mike also unleashes on the Cleveland Browns.
The Jefferson girls basketball team didn’t play a perfect first half, but held off Lakeview 52-46 on Monday night in a Northeast 8 matchup.
MADISON — Madison caught fire in the second half of Saturday afternoon’s Western Reserve Conference game against South and rode its hot hand to a 58-49 victory.
MADISON — Entering Friday night’s Western Reserve Conference game against South, Madison scored 70 or more points in all six of its wins and fewer than 60 in both of its losses.
For a girl who had the courage as a seventh grader to walk into the wrestling room amongst all the boys on the first day of practice, it’d be easy to think not much of anything is out of Jordan Jarvi’s comfort zone.
BEREA — The Cleveland Browns didn't even talk to Mike McCarthy on their last coaching search. He was first on their list this time.
CONNEAUT — Edgewood’s Kaci Kanicki knows it’s not everyday that a freshman gets the kind of opportunity she’s gotten with the Warriors this season.
ORWELL — Noah Wilkerson said the members of the Pymatuning Valley and Grand Valley’s boys basketball teams are friends off the court. But inside the lines, it’s a rivalry.
Only two players have been named Ashtabula County boys basketball Player of the Year two different times over the last 30-plus years.
Dylan Fitchet spent his summer getting ready for the golf season, playing in tournaments and improving his game for the upcoming season.
JEFFERSON — Over the last decade, Jefferson boys basketball grew from an every-team-makes-the-tournament program to one that nearly brought home a pair of district championships.
CLEVELAND — The snowy images of Leroy Kelly racing for a touchdown in the frigid weather of Cleveland Stadium seen from almost 400 miles away on a television in Hershey, Pennsylvania provided my first connection with the Cleveland Browns.
This Week's Circulars
SUFFIELD [ndash] Theron Nesbitt, Sr., 70, died peacefully January 17, 2020. Funeral services, Saturday, January 25, 3:00PM, Springfield Church of the Brethren, 3500 Albrecht Ave., Akron. Calling hours 2PM-3PM. Visit tribute page at www.thompsonsmithnesbitt.com.
TUCSON [ndash] Willard Lee Browning, 82, of Tucson, Arizona, died at home January 6, 2020. A Celebration of Life in Tucson will be held. Inurnment will be in Eagleville Cemetery, Ohio. Sister: Marilyn Clark; Brother: Larry Browning
- Coach accused of hitting student
- Ashtabula police officer charged with OVI
- Ashtabula man accused of sex crime with minor
- New owner of Spire Institute plans for future
- $14 million of work Improvements coming to Conneaut
- Dakota Burdette pleads guilty to improperly handling firearms in a vehicle
- Lunch break reveals a burglary in progress
- Man charged in crash that killed 16-year-old girl
- Saybrook Township man sentenced in rape case
- Two local wineries receive national awards