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Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

CVCA girls prevail in postseason opener

Preparation and in-game execution were huge factors as the Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team opened postseason play with an exciting victory in overtime.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Magician on the mat
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Magician on the mat

Woodridge's Spencer Robinson tries to escape the hold of Rootstown's Chris Langguth at the Division II state dual tournament earlier in the season. The Bulldogs were scheduled to compete in a Division II sectional tournament Feb. 24 at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron.

Pool standout
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Pool standout

Tierra Haas swims the 200-yard freestyle relay during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Walsh Jesuit swimmers and divers competed at the Northeast district meet Feb. 18 at Cleveland State University's Busbey Natatorium.

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Athlete News

Walsh reachesdistrict semifinals The second-seeded Walsh Jesuit ice hockey team earned a berth in the Kent district semifinals after posting a 4-2 victory over fifth-seeded Mentor Lake Catholic Feb. 22 at Kent State University Ice Arena.

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Woodridge boys pick up two more wins
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge boys pick up two more wins

The Woodridge boys basketball team has been hard at work practicing for the postseason. Seeded second in the Stow Division II sectional-district tournament, the Bulldogs will receive a first-round bye before hosting the winner of the Feb.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Walsh boys fall to NDCL after defeating Beachwood

The Walsh Jesuit boys basketball team has certainly had a penchant for playing close games this season and the Warriors found themselves in two more close contests recently. One was against North Coast League Blue Division foe Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin Feb. 17 at home.

By Matt Deutsch Correspondent
Standout swimmer
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Standout swimmer

Cuyahoga Falls' swimmer Henry Cebula swims the 200-yard freestyle during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Falls swimming and diving teams' seasons came to an end at the Northeast Ohio district competition Feb.

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Sports News

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Freestyle phenom
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Freestyle phenom

Diego Mendoza swims the 200-yard freestyle race during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Falls boys and girls teams recently concluded their seasons in Cleveland.

Butterfly expert
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Butterfly expert

James Hancock swims the 100-yard butterfly during the Akron Division II sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy swimming and diving teams competed at the Northeast Ohio district competition Feb.

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Black Tigers snap skid by beating Bears
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Black Tigers snap skid by beating Bears

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- There's never a good time for a slump, but the Cuyahoga Falls boys basketball team hit the skids at the worst time possible.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Bulldogs boys bowlers roll to sectional title
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Bulldogs boys bowlers roll to sectional title

Woodridge boys bowling opened its postseason run Feb. 18 by finishing right where it wanted.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Swimmers' season ends atdistrict

Bailey Rule came tantalizingly close to qualifying for the state meet with her performance Feb. 16 at the Northeast Division II district meet at Cleveland State University's Busbey Natatorium.

By Matt Deutsch Correspondent
Falls girls cruise past Brunswick
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls girls cruise past Brunswick

With what was perhaps its best defensive performance of the season, the seventh-seeded Cuyahoga Falls girls basketball team won its first postseason game. The host Lady Black Tigers pummeled eighth-seeded Brunswick by the score of 62-42 in a Medina Division I sectional semifinal gam,e Feb.

By Matt Deutsch Correspondent
Feb 24, 2017 11:06 PM

Falls boys basketball closes season by winning overtime thriller

Seniors lead Falls way to 48-44 overtime win over Twinsburg

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
Feb 22, 2017 10:16 PM

Walsh Jesuit hockey advances to Kent district semifinals

Warriors defeat Lake Catholic to advance to Kent district semifinals.

Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

CVCA boys basketball claims PAC championship

Resiliency, teamwork and chemistry. Those are the type of things that win championships in basketball and the Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy boys squad painted the picture this winter.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
All-American heads to Ashland
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

All-American heads to Ashland

Woodridge senior Caleb Whitaker signeda national letter of intent FEb. 10 to continue his academic and soccer careers at Ashland University. Whitaker was an All-Ohio and NSCAA All-American this falls. At the signing were, in front, Caleb Whitaker.

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Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge boys bowling team claims PTC title

Expectations have been high all season for the Woodridge boys bowling team. The Bulldogs clinched one of their first goals Feb. 11 with a dominant performance at the Portage Trail Conference Championships at Bill White Spins Lanes in Springfield.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Falls swimming breaks records at sectional meet
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls swimming breaks records at sectional meet

Cuyahoga Falls junior Marissa Bowers set a school record in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1 minute, 59 seconds Feb. 11 at the Akron Division I Sectional Meet at the University of Akron. She finished ninth, which qualified her for districts.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent