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Hoban upsets Tallmadge girls basketball team in district semifinals
Feb 27, 2017 9:37 PM

Hoban upsets Tallmadge girls basketball team in district semifinals

Lady Blue Devils' season comes to an end in the Division II district semifinals in Uniontown.

Swimmers, divers conclude season
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Swimmers, divers conclude season

Ryan Riter finished in the top 10 in the 1-meter diving and was part of two commendable relay finishes Feb. 15 and 17 at the Northeast Division II district meet at Cleveland State University's Busbey Natatorium. The Tallmadge junior placed eighth with a personal-best score of 276.65 points.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent
Girls move one step closer to state meet
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Girls move one step closer to state meet

The Tallmadge girls bowling team qualified for the Division I district competition. The Lady Blue Devils finished second out of 15 teems with a score of 3,152 pins at a sectional tournament Feb. 19 at Stonehedge Entertainment in Akron.

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Buchtel ends boys hoops' winning streak
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Buchtel ends boys hoops' winning streak

TALLMADGE -- It could be a preview for things to come. If that's the case, the Tallmadge boys basketball hopes the sequel is better than the first one. The host Blue Devils' three-game winning streak came to an end after losing to Akron Buchtel 71-65 Feb. 21 at James O. Maddox Court.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
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Feb 24, 2017 10:52 PM

Tallmadge boys basketball team routs Aurora

Blue Devils cruise past Greenmen in American Conference finale.

Talented Buchtel defeats Tallmadge in possible sectional preview
Feb 21, 2017 9:17 PM

Talented Buchtel defeats Tallmadge in possible sectional preview

Griffins control boards en route to win over Blue Devils.

Tallmadge girls bowlers, Blue Devil freshman advance to district tourney
Feb 20, 2017 3:35 PM

Tallmadge girls bowlers, Blue Devil freshman advance to district tourney

Tallmadge girls bowlers finish second at sectional; Blue Devil freshman Parker Braccio qualifies for district tournament.

Several Tallmadge swimmers, two divers compete at district meet
Feb 19, 2017 11:07 AM

Several Tallmadge swimmers, two divers compete at district meet

Tallmadge swimmers and divers compete at Division II district meet in Cleveland.

Wrestlers fall to Stow in regular-season finale
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Wrestlers fall to Stow in regular-season finale

The Tallmadge wrestling team concluded its regular season with a 42-27 loss to host Stow-Munroe Falls Feb. 11 at James G. Tyree Gymnasium. The Blue Devils, who had only eight wrestlers compete due to injuries and illness, finished 7-3. Tallmadge won five matches.

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Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Athlete News

Seeker to play at West Point Tallmadge junior first baseman/right-handed pitcher/designated hitter Scott Seeker recently announced that he will continue his academic and baseball careers at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

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Athlete News
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Athlete News

Hoops team wins league tourney The Tallmadge seventh-grade boys basketball team recently defeated Hudson to win the Suburban League Tournament championship.

Aurora stymies girls hoops' title hopes
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Aurora stymies girls hoops' title hopes

AURORA -- They desperately needed a win and they needed some help. Unfortunately for the Lady Blue Devils, they got neither. The Tallmadge girls basketball team lost to Suburban League American Conference rival Aurora 38-27 Feb. 14 on the road.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Relay sets school record in Akron
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Relay sets school record in Akron

The Tallmadge girls 200-yard freestyle relay team broke the seven-year-old school record Feb. 10 at the Akron Division II sectional swimming and diving meet at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent
Soccer standouts
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Soccer standouts

The Tallmadge United Soccer Club age 13-and-younger boys team recently won its age-group division.

Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Athlete News

Duo fares well Tallmadge residents Ryan Heerema and Jeff Heerema competed for the Asian Sun martial arts team at the Las Vegas U.S. Open, which concluded Feb. 3. Ryan Heerema, 16, competed in his first international tournament.

Girls soccer champs
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Girls soccer champs

The Tallmadge United Soccer Club age 11-and-younger girls team recently won its age-group division and the tournament championship.

Tallmadge Youth Basketball Association concludes season
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tallmadge Youth Basketball Association concludes season

Tallmadge City School District's students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade were offered the opportunity to participate in the Tallmadge Youth Basketball Association's program from November through early February.

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Girls bowlers place 4th; boys finish 7th
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Girls bowlers place 4th; boys finish 7th

The Tallmadge girls bowling team finished fourth with a score of 3,228 pins at the Suburban League Tournament Feb. 11 at Legend Lanes in Cuyahoga Falls.

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Boys pick up two big wins
Feb 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Boys pick up two big wins

TALLMADGE -- Their opponents weren't exactly pushovers, but the Blue Devils had been in a bit of a slump in recent weeks. It's safe to say that slump is over. In a blur, the Tallmadge boys basketball team suddenly looks like a formidable unit. The Barberton Magics won't argue.

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Tallmadge boys basketball routs Revere for third straight win
Feb 17, 2017 10:12 PM

Tallmadge boys basketball routs Revere for third straight win

Matthew Francesconi has huge night during Blue Devils' convincing win over the Minutemen.