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MVNU Zooms Past Racers 92-69

From MVNU: MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The sixth ranked Mount Vernon Nazarene University Men’s Basketball team (11-2, 3-2) hosted the University of Northwestern Ohio (4-9) on the NAIA Champions of Character Day. Knox County middle and elementary schools participated in the event, and the Cougars gave the 2000 plus kids in attendance a show as they dispatched of the Racers by …

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Freddies use big first half to run away from Indians

The Fredericktown Freddies improved to 2-1 on the season and 2-0 in the KMAC with a 70-50 home conference win over the Mount Gilead Indians Tuesday Night. The Freddies jumped out to a 19-8 lead in the first quarter on 6 points from Lincoln Cunningham, 5 points from Terry Fearn and 4 points from Nick Cunningham. In the second the …

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Ladies out-hustle, control Spartans

GAMBIER, Ohio – The Kenyon women’s basketball team turned in arguably their best performance of the season on Monday as they defeated Case Western Reserve University 74-62 at Tomsich Arena. Paige Matijasich and Grace Connery each reached season-high points totals as they tallied 24 points and 17, respectively. That duo also combined to hit 8-of-16 from downtown. Additionally, Ellie Schaub …

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Mount Vernon Grad named MVNU Student Athlete of the Week

Taylor Gregory has been named the MVNU Student Athlete of the Week after posting some impressive numbers for the Cougars last week. In MVNU’s 61-54 win at Bethel College, the sophomore Biology (Pre-Physical Therapy) major from Mount Vernon, Ohio posted another double-double with 15 points and 14 rebounds to go along with 2 blocks. In the Cougars next game at …

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Centerburg bigs lead way in win

Centerburg Sophomore Carter Jones posted 21 points and 18 rebounds in the the Trojans 69-35 win over Cardington Lincoln Friday Night. The Pirates scored the first two points of the game before the Trojans rattled off 10 straight including 4 from Jones and led 10-2 with 330 to go in the opening quarter. Jones would add 2 more in the …

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Yeomen’s attack guides way against Lords

BERLIN, Ohio – Oberlin College (3-3, 2-1 NCAC) shot a scorching 68.9 percent in the first half en route to an 84-69 North Coast Athletic Conference victory against Kenyon College (0-8, 0-3 NCAC) on Wednesday night at Philips Gymnasium.   Freshman Elijah Davis led Kenyon with a season-high 23 points on 9-of-16 shooting which included a 5-for-9 clip from three-point …

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East Knox Defense dominates in Home win over Vikings

The East Knox Bulldogs Boys High School basketball team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 39-25 victory over Northridge Wednesday Night. The game was close early with East Knox taking a 10-9 lead to the second quarter. The Bulldog played well in the second outscoring the Vikings 11-3 to lead 21-12 at the break. In the third the …

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Lords ranked tenth in final poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The United Soccer Coaches released its final Division III poll this week and the Kenyon men’s soccer team checked in at No. 10. It marks the sixth straight season in which the Lords finished ranked in the top-25. The Lords, who started the year ranked No. 22, completed their 2018 campaign with an 18-1-3 record, winners …

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City and County Officials, Columbus Partnership Announce Status of Columbus Crew, Plans for MAPFRE Stadium

City and county officials along with the Columbus Partnership announced next steps in the purchase of Columbus Crew SC and details of a plan for MAPFRE Stadium. Working under the deadline imposed by Major League Soccer to keep the Crew in Columbus, the families of Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam, and Dr. Peter Edwards of Columbus have been …

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Trojans sunk by big run at Home

The Centerburg Trojans Boys High School Basketball team started off well in their home debut Tuesday Night against Berne Union but a big run by the Rockets and a scoring drought doomed the Trojans in a 58-44 loss. The Trojans started quick on a bucket by Carter Jones, a 3 by Hayden Sutton and a 2 by Hayden Hankinson and …

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