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Linn, Devils achieve glory after long wait
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Linn, Devils achieve glory after long wait

COLUMBUS -- Kenny Linn felt extremely comfortable in his surroundings. He was part of a successful program at St. Vincent-St. Mary and couldn't be happier. And then he got an unexpected phone call.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Junior jumper shines at state meet
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Junior jumper shines at state meet

Take one glance at Sara Johnson and you might not think she's an explosive athlete who can jump out of a gym. The Tallmadge junior is just 5 feet, 3 inches tall.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Senior ends career on podium
Jun 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Senior ends career on podium

COLUMBUS -- Over and over, Tallmadge head girls track and field coach Mike Srodawa told Vanessa Lane, "Speed and explode." He was referring to how his senior high jumper ought to handle the curve before leaping over the bar.

By Jonah Rosenblum Reporter
Jun 7, 2017 12:47 PM

Football playoff games to be played on Fridays during the fall

The Ohio High School Athletic Association recently announced that all playoff games during the first four rounds are scheduled to take place Friday nights.

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Jun 7, 2017 12:14 PM

Tallmadge baseball offers two camps

Tallmadge Baseball to offer Little League Camp and Blue Devils Baseball Camp later this month.

Two jumpers advance to state meet
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Two jumpers advance to state meet

Sara Johnson peaked at the perfect time. Well, actually, the Tallmadge junior long jumper hoped to have one last successful leap in her at the Division I state track and field meet at The Ohio State University's Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium in Columbus.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent
Devils return to state title game
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Devils return to state title game

COLUMBUS -- Heading into what was his final season of his high school career, Josh Taylor had a heart to heart with his team prior to the 2017 season. "It has been a dream of mine to win a state championship since I was 6 years old," the Tallmadge senior designated hitter said.

By Frank Acetoassociate Sports Editor
Onto the state final!
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Onto the state final!

Scott Seeker (37), Jake Reifsnyder (23) and Seth Gergely rush onto the field after the Tallmadge baseball team earned a 4-1 victory over Toledo Maumee June 1 at Huntington Park in Columbus.

Baseball books trip to Columbus
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Baseball books trip to Columbus

HUDSON -- After his team's regional final game, Tallmadge head baseball coach Kenny Linn was soaking wet and shaking with nerves. He also could not get the smile off his face -- even after his team doused him with the water bucket.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Rinaldi wins national title
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Rinaldi wins national title

Tallmadge graduate Marisa Rinaldi, a senior on the University of Mount Union (Alliance) women's track and field team, recently won a national title. Rinaldi was part of the winning 400-meter relay team that posted a time of 46.

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Small ball leads baseball to Elite Eight
Jun 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Small ball leads baseball to Elite Eight

HUDSON -- When the millennium began, the Tallmadge baseball team was a regular at the Division II state tournament. The Blue Devils tasted defeat twice in the state championship game before winning their only state title in 2002.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Tallmadge high jumper earns All-Ohio honors
Jun 3, 2017 7:56 PM

Tallmadge high jumper earns All-Ohio honors

Tallmadge high jumper Vanessa Lane places fourth; Sara Johnson finishes 11th at state meet.

Tallmadge baseball ends 15-year drought with second state title
Jun 3, 2017 4:18 PM

Tallmadge baseball ends 15-year drought with second state title

Junior right-hander Jared Burick leads Blue Devils to first state baseball championship since 2002.

Tallmadge baseball reaches first state final since 2002
Jun 1, 2017 10:33 PM

Tallmadge baseball reaches first state final since 2002

Clutch hitting, stellar defense and strong pitching lead Blue Devils past Maumee.

Jun 1, 2017 12:08 PM

Three Tallmadge baseball players, coach earn all-district honors

Blue Devil player Jared Burick and Tallmadge coach Kenny Linn honored by Northeast Ohio Baseball Coaches Association.

Tallmadge graduate wins national title
May 31, 2017 10:55 PM

Tallmadge graduate wins national title

Tallmadge graduate Marisa Rinaldi helps lead Mount Union relay team to national title.

Tallmadge freshman to compete at state seated division championships
May 30, 2017 3:35 PM

Tallmadge freshman to compete at state seated division championships

Tallmadge freshman Brennan Heavilin is set to participate at the state track and field seated division championships.

May 30, 2017 3:00 PM

Headwaters Adventure Race coming to area

The Headwaters Adventure Race is set to take place July 8 in Mantua Village.

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May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Sports News

Field honors former coach The family of the late Bill Crasi (1960-2015) wishes to acknowledge his extended family, friends and the Aurora Raptors softball program who were instrumental in financing a new scoreboard at Field 6, the girls varsity softball field.

Standout athletes
May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Standout athletes