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  • Girls Basketball Preview

    A new season is upon us, and a new excitement is here! Last season seen the end of the Twinsburg dominance, a continued Hathaway Brown dominance, the making of an annual dynasty, and an emergence of a recent Columbus newcomer… Read More ›

  • Chipps Hang On To End Smithies 49 Game Win Streak

    In my first visit to Smithville I had no idea what to expect. As I walked in to the homey two decked tradition rich gymnasium the Smithville JV team was completing a 4 point comeback victory in the last 60… Read More ›

  • Racers – Comets Playoff Preview

         Thursday will mark the first Playoff appearance for the inaugural NY/NJ Comets who took over the Carolina Diamonds after last season. Akron Racers players and fans are hoping it’s their only appearance! The recently changed playoff format puts the… Read More ›

  • On the Mound with Rachele Fico

    Being the very first pick in the 2013 NPF Draft which was stacked with talented pitchers was quite an accomplishment. Even though Rachele Fico may not have finished the season with the best record or the best stats of the… Read More ›

  • The “New” Left Side

     Anyone who took their time getting to Firestone Stadium this year saw a second half of the season that featured Kelley Montalvo and Brigette Del Ponte scooping up everything that came their way and making plays on the run unlike… Read More ›

  • Cat Osterman…In Her Own Words

    All of us fans who were sad to see Cat Osterman announce her retirement, and yes I was very much in that group, can now feel better that August 24th wont be the last chance we get to see her…. Read More ›

  • Catching Up With Sam Marder!

    Not only is Sam Marder the reigning NPF Offensive Player of the Year but shes also an Akron Racers leader, fan favorite, and Ohio State Buckeye! Her award winning season featured 8 homers, 27 RBI’s, 24 walks and a .343… Read More ›

  • Classic in the Country 2013- Day 3

    DAY 3   Fairland 60 Clinton-Massie 47   Player of the Game: Chandler Fulks – 20 pts, 3 asts   (F) Terra Stapleton – 13 pts, 11 rebs (F) Kayla Swiger – 9 pts (F) Taylor Perry – 7 pts, 4 asts (C-M) Kasey Uetrecht… Read More ›

  • Classic in the Country 2013- Day 2

    DAY 2   Midpark 54 Withrow 46   Player of the Game: Stasha Carey – 18 pts, 12 rebs, 4 asts, 3 stls   (M) Korie Maryo – 16 pts, 3 asts (M) Becca Ziska – 9 pts  Siri Huey – 13 pts,… Read More ›

  • Classic in the Country 2013 – Day 1

    DAY 1 Orrville 81 Reedsville Eastern 48   Co-Players of the Game: Hannah Plybon – 31 pts, 9 rebs, 5 asts Maggie Devault – 18 pts, 9 rebs, 9 asts   (O) Brianne Adcock – 7 pts, 8 rebs (RE) Jenna Burdette – 16… Read More ›