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Sports Talk: J.O. is your man when the game’s on the line

January 19, 2013 J.O. is his nickname. J.O. as in Jacob Owens. Thing is, Owens’ moniker could also be K.O. That’s K.O. as in knockout. more »»

Sports Talk: Lewis and a long ago violent ‘street dance’ in Atlanta, Ga.

January 9, 2013 As many of you may have read or heard, Ray Lewis is contemplating retirement, or a “last ride,” as he has said to the media, as a professional football playe. more »»

Sports Talk: And, the 2012 Washington County sports award winners are....

January 2, 2013 Well, here it is the day after New Year’s Day, and I’m still reflecting on 2012, and all the great athletes, coaches and sports personalites in Washington County (and elsewhere). more »»

Sports Talk: Ex-Warren football star gets a full ride at OU

December 31, 2012 Grant Venham was all smiles. more »»

Sports Talk: Student-athletes and a tribute

December 20, 2012 Dylan Leffingwell and Chas Miller each is the epitome of a student-athlete. more »»

Sports Talk: Marietta’s one-point quarter vs. Frontier was an anomaly

December 13, 2012 One point. That’s all that the Marietta High boys’ basketball team could put on the Sutton Gym scoreboard in the opening quarter against visiting Frontier Tuesday night. more »»

Sports Talk: Pioneer men, women cagers off to good starts

December 3, 2012 When the Marietta College men’s basketball team plays Denison University at Ban Johnson Arena at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, it’ll be the Pioneers’ last home game this month. more »»

Sports Talk: Knowing Bill Robinson was a privilege, an honor

November 15, 2012 A week from today is Thanksgiving, Nov. 22. It would’ve also been Bill Robinson’s birthday. more »»

Robinson was an icon in his field

November 12, 2012 The irony here is that in all my years working with Bill Robinson, I never had to write a “eulogy column.” Whenever a prominent local sports star died, Robinson wrote the column. more »»

Sports Talk: Good golly, Molly sure can play the game of soccer

October 17, 2012 Shortly after the Marietta High girls’ soccer team suffered a 2-1 season-ending setback to visiting Athens High in a sectional tournament opener Monday night, Molly Josefson embraced several of her... more »»

Sidelines: Postseason-bound Cincinnati hoping for a ‘Red October’

September 26, 2012 With Saturday afternoon’s 6-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Cincinnati Reds wrapped up their second National League Central Division championship in the last three years. more »»

Sports Talk: 2 distinguished coaches to visit Washington County

September 21, 2012 Jay Circosta and Larry Kehres are two of the best gridiron coaches around, not only in the Buckeye State but in the entire nation. more »»

Sports Talk: Broken noses and concussions: Soccer can be a very physical sport

September 20, 2012 Soccer can be a rough sport. For those people who believe all the players do is play kickball on a field, think again. The action is virtually non-stop, and it can get pretty physical at times. more »»

Sports Talk: Almost every area high school football team has a victory

September 13, 2012 If prep football were boxing in some parts of the Mid-Ohio Valley, then the “old one-two” would be significan. more »»

Sports Talk: MHS the hunter this fall

August 9, 2012 DEVOLA — Marietta High is scheduled to host Warren in a boys’ soccer match at the Devola Soccer Complex at 7 p.m. Sept. 6. more »»

Sports Talk: Beverly/Lowell taking it one win at a time

July 23, 2012 If Russell Chadwick Beverly/Lowell Post 389/750 isn’t the talk of American Legion baseball in the state of Ohio, maybe it should be. more »»

Sports Talk: Nothing worse than rewarding mediocrity

July 11, 2012 A Major League Baseball all-star position player should at the very least be able to hit his weight to participate in the annual showcase even. more »»

Sports Talk: Country boy enjoys All-Star experience in big city

July 9, 2012 With the Major League Baseball All-Star game set to begin at Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, on Tuesday, I couldn’t help but think about a few years ago when I attended the showcase event at PNC Park... more »»

Pirates enter unfamiliar territory

July 7, 2012 Here is something people don’t say often, “The Pittsburgh Pirates are in first place in the National League Central division. more »»

Sports Talk: Pioneer men’s hoops to play ‘North of the Border’

July 6, 2012 Marietta College’s men’s basketball team will be taking a Canada break during the middle of football season this upcoming fall. more »»



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