2021 Columbus City League current Football Standings, North and South Divisions

Traditional City League powers Northland, Beechcroft, Walnut Ridge and Marion-Franklin are having very tough seasons. In the meantime, usually teams that were considered “easy” wins are no more. East, Linden-McKinley and Africentric are much-improved and making a statement. South, Independence and Eastmoor Academy are their […]

Nick Saban, Alabama head football coach and Seven-Time National Champion, to be featured on NFL Network’s ‘A Football Life’

‘Nick Saban: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday, September 17 at 9:00 PM ET & PT on NFL Network “There is nobody I respect more in football than Nick Saban.” – Bill Belichick The 10th season of the Emmy-nominated and highly acclaimed NFL Films-produced series A Football […]

NFL names NFC Week 1 Players of the Week: Rams’ Stafford, Cardinals’ C. Jones & Buccaneers’ Pinion

Quarterback MATTHEW STAFFORD of the Los Angeles Rams, linebacker CHANDLER JONES of the Arizona Cardinals and punter BRADLEY PINION of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are the NFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played on Kickoff Weekend 2021 (September 9, 12-13). OFFENSE: QB MATTHEW STAFFORD, LOS […]

NFL names AFC Week 1 Players of the Week: Chiefs’ Mahomes, Raiders’ Crosby & Bengals’ McPherson

Quarterback PATRICK MAHOMES of the Kansas City Chiefs, defensive end MAXX CROSBY of the Las Vegas Raiders and kicker EVAN MCPHERSON of the Cincinnati Bengals are the AFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for games played on Kickoff Weekend 2021 (September 9, 12-13). OFFENSE: QB PATRICK MAHOMES, […]

Daily Almanac for Wednesday, September 15, 2021; the 257th Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS The Lone Ranger is a fictional masked former Texas Ranger who fought outlaws in the American Old West with his Native American friend, Tonto. The character has been called an enduring icon of American culture. He first appeared in 1933 in a radio show on WXYZ (Detroit), conceived either by station owner George W. Trendle or by Fran […]

Columbus Crew Match Notes for tonight’s home game against New York Red Bulls

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(7-11-6, 27 pts.) NEW YORKRED BULLS2021 REGULAR SEASON:(6-10-5, 23 pts.) Date: Tuesday, September 14Match Time: 7:30 p.m. ETKickoff: 7:38 p.m. ETLocation: Lower.com Field (Columbus, OH)Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst)Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran (play-by-play)ColumbusCrew.com […]

Columbus Crew to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Night on Tuesday Night; announces details

The Crew celebrates Columbus’ Hispanic community ahead of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 – October 15 Video of Black & Gold supporter Douglas Cueva discussing his Hispanic heritage available here (Courtesy of Columbus Crew): https://bit.ly/2YSgSAZ COLUMBUS — Columbus Crew today announced additional details regarding its matchday […]

Daily Almanac for Monday, September 13, 2021; the 255th Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Margaret Madeline Chase Smith (December 14, 1897 – May 29, 1995) was an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, she served as a U.S. representative (1940–1949) and a U.S. senator (1949–1973) from Maine. She was the first woman to serve in both houses of the United States Congress, and the […]

NFL News

Important Dates 9/12/2021 TO 9/13/2021Regular Season Week 1 9/28/2021Beginning on the Tuesday following the third weekend of regular season games, the claiming priority is based on the inverse order of the standing of clubs in the current season’s games. 10/10/2021NFL London Series, New York Jets […]

Ohio State Buckeyes Football: Game 2 Status Report – Ohio State vs. Oregon

Ohio State vs. Oregon – Sept. 11, 2021 – Ohio Stadium; Columbus, Ohio   Game-Time Decision §  DT Jerron Cage §  DB Jantzen Dunn §  SAF Josh Proctor Unavailable §  WR Kamryn Babb §  DE Tyler Friday §  OL Jakob James §  BUL Jaylen Johnson §  OL Trey Leroux §  LB Mitchell Melton §  OL Harry Miller […]

Daily Almanac for September 11, 2021; the 253rd Day of the Year: Today America remembers The September 11 attacks from 2001, 20th anniversary

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS The September 11 attacks, often referred to as 9/11, were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the militant Islamist terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States of America on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. On that morning, four commercial airliners traveling from the northeastern United States to California were hijacked mid-flight by 19 al-Qaeda terrorists. The […]

University of Cincinnati Athletics joins Big 12 Conference: AD John Cunningham sends letter to All Bearcats

Dear Bearcats, Our vision for the UC Department of Athletics has rested on a simple premise: Next Level Success.  It means success in the classroom, where our student-athletes have set department records for Grade Point Average (GPA) and improved their Academic Progress Report (APR) scores in four consecutive […]

Ohio Wesleyan starts Football season on right foot with 32-28 thrilling win at Otterbein

Ohio Wesleyan 32, Otterbein 28 Senior quarterback Zane Ries (Barberton) fired a 19-yard touchdown pass to senior wide receiver Kenny Streb (Willowick/Eastlake North) with 3:36 left in regulation time to lift Ohio Wesleyan over Otterbein in the season opener for both teams on Saturday in […]

Leading Capital Football to it’s first win in 2 1/2 years, leads Jack Blaisdell OAC Defensive Player of the Week honors

9/7/2021 WESTERVILLE, Ohio –  On Tuesday afternoon, the Ohio Athletic Conference announced the first edition of a new season’s player of the week. Being recognized for Capital was senior Jack Blaisdell who was tabbed the top defensive player of the week in football.  Blaisdell truly lived up […]

NFL opens regular season tonight! Thursday Night Feature Game on NBC: Dallas visits Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay, 8:20 PM

DALLAS COWBOYSAT TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS THURSDAY, SEPT. 9, 2021 // 8:20 PM ET // RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM // REFEREE: SHAWN HOCHULI REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY LEADER: Cowboys lead all-time series, 13-4STREAKS: Cowboys have won past 2LAST GAME: 12/23/18: Buccaneers 20 at Cowboys 27LAST GAME AT SITE: […]

NFL News: Recent Transactions

The following are the NFL transactions for Thursday, September 2. Transactions will be published each day after they are circulated to NFL clubs. This public version will include waiver requests, assignments via waivers, terminations, free agent signings, reserve list and practice squad additions and deletions, and trades. It will not […]

2021 Solheim Cup – Monday Final Notes: Team Europe holds off late charge by Team USA; retains Cup with 15-13 victory (USA Team press conference)

PRESS CONFERENCE WITH TEAM USA CAPTAIN, PAT HURST; ASSISTANT CAPTAIN, STACY LEWIS; ROOKIES LEAHLIMI NOH & BRITTANY ALTOMARE 2021 Solheim Cup Inverness Club | Toledo, Ohio | Sept. 4-6, 2021 Monday Final Notes Sept. 6, 2021  2021 Solheim Cup Record Book  Team USA Roster and […]

Ohio State Buckeyes Football News: Champions, Players of the Game Named Following Minnesota Win

Chris Olave, Miyan Williams, Zach Harrison and Mitch Rossi all earn special honors COLUMBUS, Ohio – Following Ohio State’s season-opening 45-31 win over Minnesota last Thursday, 22 players earned champion recognition for their performances. The coaching staff also recognized four players of the game: DE Zach […]

Otterbein College Football News: 2021 Team looking to reverse fortunes in close games and have winning season

WESTERVILLE, Ohio – Over 140 players reported to Otterbein football camp. The Cardinals are finally looking at a full 10-game schedule after playing the shortened/non-traditional campaign this past spring due to the pandemic. “Right now, everything feels relatively normal again,” said head coach Tim Doup, preparing […]

Otterbein College Football News: Jersey Number 5 Honor to be shared by Cipriano and Jones during 2021 season

TRADITION OF NUMBER 5 WESTERVILLE, Ohio – For just the second time in program history, two football players will represent No. 5 on the back of their uniform this coming fall. A pair of seniors, defensive lineman Nick Cipriano and tight end Jeb Jones will help continue the tradition […]

Presbyterian rolls 84-43 behind Ren Hefley’s FCS record of 10 touchdown passes

9/4/2021 CLINTON, S.C. – Redshirt sophomore quarterback Ren Hefley threw for 538 yards and an FCS single-game record 10 touchdowns as the Presbyterian College football team opened the Kevin Kelley era with an 84-43 victory over St. Andrews on Saturday afternoon at Bailey Memorial Stadium.  Final Score: Presbyterian 84, St. […]

Solheim Cup News

2021 Solheim Cup Inverness Club | Toledo, Ohio | Sept. 4-6, 2021       Leaderboard   2021 Solheim Cup Record Book   Team USA Roster and Records   Team Europe Roster and Records USA CAPTAINS READY FOR INVERNESS CHALLENGE Wednesday marked one year, seven months and 23 days since Pat Hurst was announced as […]

Solheim Cup News: 2021 Team Rosters

TEAM USA: Nelly KordaDanielle KangLexi ThompsonLizette SalasJess KordaAlly EwingAustin ErnstJennifer KupchoYealimi NohMegan KhangBrittany AltomareMina Harigae TEAM EUROPE: Anna NordqvistGeorgia HallSophia PopovCharley HullCarlota CigandaLeona MaguireMadelene SagstromMatilda CastrenNanna Koertstz MadsenMel ReidCeline BoutierEmily Kristine Pedersen COURTESY BZA PR & LPGA TOUR

Ohio State Buckeyes Football: Assistant coach Matt Barnes talks defensive backs, safeties and depth

NEW STAFF MEMBERSHead coach Ryan Day had one staffopening this offseason following theretirement of co-defensive coordinatorGreg Mattison. Day filled the spot by promoting ParkerFleming to special teams coach. Fleminghad spent the last three seasons as aquality control coach on special teams. Kerry Coombs is sole […]

Minnesota Golden Gophers News: ATHLETIC FACILITIES BACK TO FULL CAPACITY

Gopher Athletics has announced that it plans tooperate at full capacity for live sporting events when teamsreturn to competition for the 2021-22 academic year. Thefirst ticketed-sports slated to welcome full capacity at itsvenues are soccer, volleyball and football. Minnesota also anticipates a return to traditional […]

Minnesota Golden Gophers News: Renames home field From TCT Bank Stadium to Huntington Bank Stadium

WELCOME TO HUNTINGTON In late June, the University of Minnesota Board ofRegents approved renaming the University’s on-campusfootball stadium in Minneapolis from TCF Bank Stadium toHuntington Bank Stadium. Huntington completed its merger with TCF in June 2021,creating a powerhouse Midwest bank that ranks in the top25 […]

Daily Almanac for Thursday, September 2, 2021; the 245th Day of the Year

COURTESY WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Diana Nyad/ˈnaɪˌæd/ (née Sneed; born August 22, 1949) is an American author, journalist, motivational speaker, and long-distance swimmer. Nyad gained national attention in 1975 when she swam around Manhattan (28 mi or 45 km) and in 1979 when she swam from North Bimini, The Bahamas, to Juno Beach, Florida (102 mi (164 km)). In 2013, […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship: Final-Round Notes – Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship; Svensson comes back to win

Final-Round Notes – Sunday, August 29, 2021 Course Setup: The Ohio State University Golf Club (Scarlet Course) – Par 71 / 7,444 yards Quick Links Leaderboard Adam Svensson blitzes front nine to win Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship COLUMBUS, Ohio – Adam Svensson crept up the Nationwide Children’s Hospital […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship: 1st, 2nd & 3rd round co-leader Stephan Jaeger can’t keep pace, finishes ties for second

Stephan Jaeger had a solid week playing the Ohio State Scarlet Course on the Korn Ferry Tour. He was in the co-lead all rounds until Sunday, when he couldn’t keep up with come-from-behind winner Adam Svensson. An even par 71 on Sunday, hurt his chances […]

Dayton Dragons News: Anthem Game Changers Honoree for Dragons September 1 Game; Dayton Public Schools Curriculum Team Encourages Teaching in a Virtual Environment

August 31, 2021 Dayton Public Schools Curriculum Team Encourages Teaching in a Virtual Environment   Anthem and the Dayton Dragons are Honoring these Anthem Game Changers at the Dragons Game on Wednesday, September 1 Dayton, Ohio –  Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio and […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship: Former OSU golfer Ryan Armour, a fan favorite, finishes tied for 32nd; PGA Tour Card still in reach

Former Ohio State star Ryan Armour knows everytime he plays in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship or the Memorial Tournament, he will have plenty of Buckeye fans on his side. The 45-year-old from Akron has always done well at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Tournament but […]

Daily Almanac for Tuesday, August 31, 2021; the 243rd Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Lionel Leo Hampton (April 20, 1908 – August 31, 2002) was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, and bandleader. Hampton worked with jazz musicians from Teddy Wilson, Benny Goodman, and Buddy Rich, to Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus, and Quincy Jones. In 1992, he was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, and he […]

Big Ten Conference News: Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio State and Wisconsin Capture Big Ten Weekly Volleyball Awards

Aug. 30, 2021 View Online: https://bit.ly/21VBWeek1Awards Wolverines’ Grant, Huskers’ Rodriguez, Buckeyes’ Davis and Badgers’ Hilley and Rettke are the first weekly honorees of the 2021 season Player of the Week Dana Rettke, Wisconsin Grad. – MB – Riverside, Ill. – Riverside-Brookfield – Graduate Major: Educational Leadership […]

Third-Round Notes – Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship; Hole-out eagle pulls Vincent Whaley even with Stephan Jaeger

Third-Round Notes – Saturday, August 28, 2021 Course Setup: The Ohio State University Golf Club (Scarlet Course) – Par 71 / 7,444 yards COLUMBUS, Ohio – Stephan Jaeger and Vincent Whaley electrified fans Saturday at the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship and reached 15-under par for the tournament, giving […]

Iowa Hawkeyes Football News: Tyler Linderbaum Named AP Preseason First-Team All-American

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior center Tyler Linderbaum has been named a preseason first-team All-American by the Associated Press.   Linderbaum (6-foot-3, 290-pounds) was a finalist for the Rimington Trophy a year ago and earned first-team All-America honors from The Athletic and Pro Football Focus. He was a […]

Wisconsin Badgers Unanimous Choice in 2021 Big Ten Preseason Women’s Volleyball Poll

View Online: https://bit.ly/2021B1GVBPrePoll Badgers and Penn State each with three players named to preseason all-conference team ROSEMONT, Ill. – Two-time defending Big Ten champion Wisconsin is the unanimous favorite to earn a third consecutive Big Ten title, according to the 2021 Big Ten preseason volleyball poll and […]

Ohio State Women’s Volleyball News: Selected Sixth in Big Ten, Londot Preseason All-Conference

The Big Ten coaches’ preseason poll and preseason all-conference team were announced on Monday.   COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Big Ten coaches’ preseason poll and preseason All-Big Ten Team were announced on Monday. The Buckeyes were selected sixth while sophomore opposite hitter Emily Londot was a unanimous selection […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship: Taylor Montgomery loves OSU Scarlet Course; hopes to move into champion seat this year.

Taylor Montgomery loves to play the Scarlet Golf Course at Ohio State University. The course is one of the Top 5 according to several golfers on the Korn Ferry Tour. The host course for the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Tournament, which is one of three Korn […]

Central State Marauders Football News: Former OSU Buckeye Curtis Terry new Defensive Coordinator

WILBERFORCE – As Central State University prepares for the upcoming 2021 football season, CSU head coach Bobby Rome II has promoted Curtis Terry to be the Marauders’ new defensive coordinator. Terry, who previously served as a volunteer coach at CSU, will also be in charge of the Marauders’ special […]

Central State Marauders Football News: Erik Highsmith is the new Offensive Coordinator

WILBERFORCE – As Central State University prepares for the upcoming 2021 football season, CSU head coach Bobby Rome II has officially named Erik Highsmith as the Marauders’ new offensive coordinator. “Coach Highsmith is an outstanding coach with great passion for our game. He has great enthusiasm and drive to help develop […]

Second-Round Notes – Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship

Second-Round Notes – Friday, August 27, 2021 Course Setup: The Ohio State University Golf Club (Scarlet Course) – Par 71 / 7,444 yards Stephan Jaeger, David Lipsky remain tied atop leaderboard at Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship COLUMBUS, Ohio – Nothing changed atop the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship leaderboard […]

West Virginia Mountaineers announce contract extension for head basketball coach Bob Huggins

August 27, 2021 MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University Director of Athletics and Associate Vice President Shane Lyons on Friday afternoon announced a contract extension for men’s basketball coach and Morgantown native, Bob Huggins to serve as head coach through the 2023-24 season, with an option to continue coaching […]

Korn Ferry Tour News: Pre-Tournament Notes – Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship

Dates: August 26-29, 2021 Where: Columbus, Ohio Course: The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course (71 / 7,444) Course Designer: Alister MacKenzie (1938), Jack Nicklaus (renovation, 2005) Field: 139 players Defending Champion: Curtis Luck Purse: $1,000,000 ($180,000/winner) Format: 72-hole stroke play Quick Links Tournament Media Site Power Rankings Inside The Field […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship: ‘Mr. Comeback’ Bo Van Pelt early 1st Round clubhouse leader; Post-round Interview with media

THE NCHC HAS STARTED. BO VAN PELT POSTED THE BEST ROUND OF THE DAY WITH A -6 UNDER 65.  BO IS AN INTERESTING STORY. HE HAD TO SIT OUT THE PGA TOUR SEASONS OF 2016-2019 DUE TO SHOULDER INJURIES, NINE BONE SPURS IN HIS AC […]

Ohio State Men’s Soccer: Opens Season with Annual Wolstein Classic

Aug. 25, 2021 Ohio State takes on Memphis Friday, UAB Sunday Ohio State vs. Memphis, UABDates: Aug. 27, Aug. 29Times: 7 p.m., 5 p.m.Venue: Columbus, Ohio – Jesse Owens Memorial StadiumWatch: B1G+ Memphis | B1G+ UABLive Stats: OhioStateBuckeyes.comGame Notes: Ohio State | Memphis | UABRosters: Ohio State | Memphis | UABSeason Stats: Ohio State | Memphis | UAB COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State opens the fall 2021 season […]

Ohio State Women’s Volleyball: Hosts Sports Imports Classic

August 26, 2021   Ohio State is slated to play Northern Kentucky and No. 4 Washington at Nationwide Arena this weekend.   Sports Imports Classic  Dates: August 27 & August 28, 2021  Teams: No. 11 Ohio State, Northern Kentucky, Ohio, No. 4 Washington   Venue: Nationwide Arena (Columbus, Ohio)  Tickets: Online at Ticketmaster.com or at […]

Daily Almanac for Thursday, August 26, 2021; the 238th Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Laura Ann Branigan (July 3, 1952 – August 26, 2004) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her signature song, the platinum-certified 1982 single “Gloria“, stayed on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for 36 weeks, then a record for a female artist, peaking at No. 2. It also reached number one […]

Indianapolis Motor Speedway and IndyCar News: Statements on Passing of Legendary Racing Journalist Robin Miller

INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021) – Statements from Roger Penske and Mark Miles on legendary racing journalist Robin Miller, who died Aug. 25 at 71: Roger Penske, Chairman, Indianapolis Motor Speedway “Racing has lost one of its most well-respected journalists and most beloved personalities. Robin […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: Extends agreement with Korn Ferry Tour for additional five years

August 25, 2021 Tournament will continue as Finals event at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course Columbus, Ohio – Tournament Officials announced today a five-year extension of the agreement between the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship and the PGA TOUR that ensures the tournament […]

Columbus Crew News: ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL DETAILS FOR “HELL IS REAL,” IN-STATE RIVALRY CONTEST AGAINST FC CINCINNATI AT LOWER.COM FIELD ON FRIDAY

August 24, 2021 August 27 marks the first rivalry match played at Lower.com Field;March to the Match set to take place prior to the home contest COLUMBUS — Columbus Crew today announced additional details regarding its matchday programming for the “Hell is Real” derby at Lower.com Field on Friday evening. The Crew’s match […]

Daily Almanac for Wednesday, August 25, 2021; the 237th Day of the year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Althea Neale Gibson (August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003) was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and one of the first Black athletes to cross the color line of international tennis. In 1956, she became the first African American to win a Grand Slam title (the French Championships). The following […]

Ever wanted to work for the Ohio State Department of Athletics? Here’s your chance! Schottenstein Center to Host Hiring Fair Next Week

August 24, 2021 If you’ve ever dreamed of being at a big event and getting paid at the same time, here’s your chance The Schottenstein Center and the Ohio State Department of Athletics will host an OPEN INTERVIEW Hiring Fair on Tuesday, August 31 and Wednesday, September 8from […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: First Shot to Fight Cancer 2021 Champion is Kinley Strohl of Ashley, Ohio

August 24, 2021 Columbus, Ohio – Tournament Officials announced today the 15th annual ceremonial first tee shot, named First Shot to Fight Cancer. The shot will mark the beginning of tournament competition for the 2021 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship at The Ohio State University Golf Club¾Scarlet Course. The First Shot […]

North Coast Athletic Conference News: Wittenberg Picked For Top Spot in 2021 NCAC Volleyball Preseason Coaches’ Poll

Tue, Aug 24, 2021 The Wittenberg women’s volleyball team was tabbed first in the 2021 North Coast Athletic Conference preseason coaches’ poll. The 25-time conference champions received four of the possible nine first-place votes and 74 points overall according to balloting of the league’s coaches. […]

Dayton Dragons News: CELEBRATE DAYTON PROGRAM PRESENTED BY DAY AIR CREDIT UNION TO HONOR OAKWOOD HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD

Dayton, Ohio – As part of the Celebrate Dayton Program presented by Day Air Credit Union, the Dayton Dragons honored the Oakwood High School Girls Track and Field Winners during the Sunday, August 22nd game at Day Air Ballpark between the Dragons and Lake County Captains.  The game […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship Overview: Interview with Tournament Director Kip McBride

About The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship is held annually at The Ohio State University Golf Club, Scarlet Course. The tournament is one of three Korn Ferry Tour Finals events that help determine which players will earn PGA TOUR membership each season. […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: Pros Fore Patients

The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship’s Pros Fore Patients is a special program designed to celebrate the tournament’s support of Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the more than $16.2 million that has been raised for pediatric cancer treatment and research since the tournament began in 2007. Pros […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: First Shot to Fight Cancer

The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship’s First Shot to Fight Cancer is the manner by which the tournament customarily begins its professional competition. It is a tradition that helps boost the spirits of all patients being treated for cancer and brings hope to the countless families […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship player commitments for 2021 field (Interview with defending champion Curtis Luck)

August 20, 2021 Columbus, Ohio – At 5:00 p.m. EDT Tournament Officials announced the 143-player blended field of PGA TOUR and Korn Ferry Tour players who are eligible and have committed to compete in the 2021 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship. The following players finished 126-200 on […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship set to return as Korn Ferry Tour Finals event this week, August 23-29 at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course

Columbus, Ohio – The 15th playing of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course, the week of August 23 – 29, marks the tournament’s return as a Korn Ferry Tour Finals event.  Since 2013¾the year the Korn Ferry Tour Finals were introduced¾The […]

Daily Almanac for Monday, August 23, 2021: the 235th Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS James Hoyt Wilhelm (July 26, 1922 – August 23, 2002), nicknamed “Old Sarge“, was an American Major League Baseball pitcher with the New York Giants, St. Louis Cardinals, Cleveland Indians, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago White Sox, California Angels, Atlanta Braves, Chicago Cubs, and Los Angeles Dodgers between 1952 and 1972. Wilhelm was elected to the Baseball Hall of […]

Dayton Flyers Football News: Brandon Easterling Named To HERO Sports Preseason All-America Team

Flyer Co-Captain Earns His Second Preseason All-America Honors Of 2021 https://daytonflyers.com/documents/2021/8/9/2021_FCS_Preseason_All_American.pdf HERO SPORTS – University of Dayton senior safety Brandon Easterling has been named to the HERO Sports FCS Preseason All-America team.  The Flyer safety was named to the third team. It is Easterling’s second preseason All-America honor. […]

Dayton Flyers Football News: Safety Brandon Easterling Named To Stats Perform Buck Buchanan Award Watch List

Flyer Safety Was A Finalist For The Award In 2019 https://theanalyst.com/na/sport/american-football/fcs/ STATS PERFORM – University of Dayton senior safety Brandon Easterling is one of 35 NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) players named Thursday to the Stats Perform Buck Buchanan Award Watch List.  The Buchanan award goes annually to […]

Dayton Flyers QB Jack Cook Named To Stats Perform Walter Payton Award Watch List

Flyer QB Only PFL Student-Athlete Named To The List https://theanalyst.com/na/sport/american-football/fcs/ STATS PERFORM – University of Dayton record-setting quarterback Jack Cook one of 35 NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) players named Wednesday to the Stats Perform Walter Payton Award Watch List.  The Payton awards goes annually to the FCS […]

Dayton Flyers Football News: Brandon Easterling, Jake Chisholm Named Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-Americans

Both Named To The Third Team; Easterling At Defensive Back, Chisholm As An All-Purpose Runner https://theanalyst.com/na/sport/american-football/fcs/ STATS PERFORM – University of Dayton captains Brandon Easterling and Jake Chisholm have been named to the Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team.  Easterling was named as a defensive back, while Chisholm was named […]

Dayton Flyers Football News: Five Named Preseason All-Pioneer Football League

Dayton One Of Four PFL Teams To Have Five Or More Honorees https://daytonflyers.com/documents/2021/7/27/2021_Preseason_All_PFL_Teams.pdf ST. LOUIS — The Pioneer Football League announced its preseason all-conference team today and five University of Dayton Flyers were named to the squad.  Dayton’s selections consisted of running back Jake Chisholm, quarterback Jack Cook, […]

Daily Almanac for Sunday, August 22, 2021

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Ann Smith Franklin (October 2, 1696 – April 16, 1763) was an American colonial newspaper printer and publisher. She inherited the business from her husband, James Franklin, brother of Benjamin Franklin. She published the Mintunt, printed an almanac series. She was the country’s first female newspaper editor, the first woman to write […]

Daily Almanac for Saturday, August 21, 2021

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Hawaii (/həˈwaɪ.i/ (listen) hə-WY-ee; Hawaiian: Hawaiʻi [həˈvɐjʔi] or [həˈwɐjʔi]) is a state in the Western United States located in the Pacific Ocean about 2,000 miles (3,200 km) from the U.S. mainland. It is the only state outside North America, the only state composed entirely of islands, and the only state in the tropics. Hawaii is also one of a few U.S. […]

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference News: Announces 2021 ESPN Football Schedule

NORFOLK, Va., July 30, 2021 – The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced its ESPN football package for the 2021 season, which features eight regular-season match-ups on ESPN, ESPNU and ESPN3 and one postseason appearance on ABC as part of its linear package. The nationally-televised games […]

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference News: Announces 2021 Preseason All-Conference Honors, presented by TowneBank

JULY 2021 NORFOLK, Va., July 30, 2021 – Norfolk State quarterback Juwan Carter and South Carolina State defensive back Decobie Durant have been named Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Offensive and Defensive Preseason Players of the Year, presented by TowneBank. All awards were voted on by the MEAC’s head football […]

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference News: 2021 Football Race Order of Finish, Presented by Home Depot

NORFOLK, Va., July 30, 2021 – South Carolina State has been picked to win the 2021 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) football championship, as the Bulldogs topped the league’s annual preseason poll, presented by The Home Depot. Voting was conducted by the conference’s head football coaches and sports […]

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference News: South Carolina Hall of Fame opens doors for former S.C. State star Robert Porcher

JULY 2021 GREENVILLE, S.C.—Former Bulldog defensive standout and NFL All-Pro Robert Porcher will be among five honorees inducted into the South Carolina Football Hall of Fame on Thursday at the Hilton Greenville.  The original Enshrinement Ceremony, set for April 2, 2020, was postponed due to COVID-19 […]

Mid-Eastern Conference Football News: Battle for Greater Baltimore’ Resumes Sept. 4 between Morgan State and Towson

July 2021 BALTIMORE, Md., – Morgan State and Towson have have announced that they will play a home-and-home football series starting 2021 thru the 2027 season.    The teams were scheduled to play this past season (Sept. 12), but were forced to cancel due to the COVID-19 […]

Daily Almanac for Thursday, August 19, 2021

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS The Bronze Fonz is a public artwork by American artist Gerald P. Sawyer, located on the Milwaukee Riverwalk in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Bronze Fonz depicts Henry Winkler as “The Fonz,” a character in the 1970s television series Happy Days, which was set in Milwaukee. Description The sculpture, made of bronze, depicts actor Henry Winkler as […]

North Coast Athletic Conference News: KENYON PICKED AS PRESEASON FAVORITE IN NCAC MEN’S SOCCER COACHES’ POLL

Wed, Aug 18, 2021 CLEVELAND, OH – Five-time defending North Coast Athletic Conference champion Kenyon was tabbed as the favorite in the race for the 2021 men’s soccer championship according to preseason balloting of the league coaches. The Lords collected eight of 10 possible first-place votes […]

Major League Soccer News: MLS Names Guest Coaches Noah Beck, Cobi Jones, Juanpa Zurita and Jorge Campos for 2021 MLS All-Star Skills Challenge presented by AT&T 5G

he  2021 MLS All-Star Skills Challenge presented by AT&T 5G is set for Aug. 24 in Los Angeles(9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, FS1 / TUDN / TSN / TVA Sports) |  Purchase Tickets Here NEW YORK (August 18, 2021) – Major League Soccer today announced that legendary players and culture creators will […]

Columbus Crew looking to end skid at always-tough New York Red Bulls tonight

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(6-7-6, 24 pts.) NEW YORKRED BULLS2021 REGULAR SEASON:(5-9-4, 19 pts.) Date: Wednesday, August 18Match Time: 8:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 8:08 p.m. ETLocation: Red Bull Arena (Harrison, NJ)Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst)Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Buck Buchanan Award Preseason Watch List, Southern’s Lewis and Florida A&M’s Bell

Full Release BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- Southern’s Jordan Lewis and Florida A&M’s Markquese Bell have been named to the Buck Buchanan Award Preseason Watch List. In the history of the award there has been only one multiple-time winner but Southern’s Lewis will have a chance to complete that […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Walter Payton Award Preseason Watch List, Alabama A&M’s Glass and Alcorn State’s Harper

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- Alabama A&M’s Aqeel Glass and Alcorn State’s Felix Harper have been named to the Walter Payton Award Preseason Watch List. Glass rewrote the record books this past season as he went 67-of-113 for 1,084 yards passing and 13 touchdowns during the regular season. One […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team selects Five SWAC Players

Complete Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-American Team BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- A total of five Southwestern Athletic Conference football student-athletes have been named to the 2021 Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-American Team.  The list includes 2021 SWAC Preseason Defensive Player of the Year Jordan Lewis. Joining him on […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Alabama A&M QB Aqueel Glass Presented Deacon Jones Trophy by Black College Hall of Fame as HBCU Player of the Year

ATLANTA, Ga. – Alabama A&M senior quarterback Aqeel Glass (St. Louis, Mo.) added to a record-setting Spring 2021 campaign on Saturday, June 19 as he was presented with the Deacon Jones Trophy as the Black College Football Player of the Year as announced by the Black […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Alabama A&M’s Marcus Cushine named to CoSIDA Football Academic All-America Second-Team

AUSTIN, Texas – Alabama A&M junior defensive end Marcus Cushine has been named a Second-Team CoSIDA Football Academic All-America selection and is one of the 51 best student-athletes in the nation in his sport as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Alabama State’s Gray selected CoSIDA Academic All-District for second consecutive year

MONTGOMERY, Ala.- Alabama State running Ezra Gray was named CoSIDA Academic All-District for the second consecutive year. The award recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom. First-team Academic All-District honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot. […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: Alcorn State’s President Thomas listed on 2022 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot

NORFOLK, Va.– Alcorn State’s Dr. Dennis E. Thomas is listed on the players’ ballot for the 2022 class of the College Football Hall of Fame, which was released to voterS.As an offensive lineman at Alcorn State, Thomas was a two-time Pittsburgh Courier All-American (1972, 1973), and he […]

Southwestern Athletic Conference Football News: College Football Hall of Fame releases 2022 Ballot

IRVING, Texas – The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced the names on the 2022 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, including 78 players and seven coaches from the Football Bowl Subdivision and 99 players and 33 coaches from […]

Mid-American Conference Football News: Eight Student-Athletes Represented on Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla.  – The Wuerffel Trophy, College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service, today announced its watch list of 93 players from college football’s Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). Named after 1996 Heisman Trophy winning quarterback from the University of Florida, Danny Wuerffel, the Wuerffel Trophy […]

Mid-American Conference Football News: Hall, Ratkovich and Pimpleton Named to Paul Hornung Watch List

Louisville, Ky. — The Louisville Sports Commission today named 57 multi-talented college football players to the 2021 Watch List for the Paul Hornung Award presented by Texas Roadhouse. The Paul Hornung Award, now in its 12th season, is given annually to the most versatile player in […]

Mid-American Conference Football News: Golden Flashes QB Dustin Crum Named To Walter Camp Watch List

KENT, OHIO – Kent State quarterback Dustin Crum has been named to the 35-member watch list for the Walter Camp Award. Walter Camp is considered “The Father of American football”. He first selected an All-America team in 1889. The Walter Camp Foundation was founded in 1967 and honors Camp […]

Mid-American Conference Football News: Buffalo Bulls LB Kadofi Wright Named to Lombardi Award Watch List

HOUSTON – University at Buffalo linebacker Kadofi Wright has been named to the Lombardi Award Preseason Watch List. The Rotary Lombardi Award goes annually to the college football offensive or defensive lineman, who in addition to outstanding performance and ability, best exemplifies the character and discipline of NFL Hall […]

Mid-American Conference Football News: Kent State’s Dustin Crum, Ball State’s Drew Plitt and Western Michigan’s Kaleb Eleby named to Manning Award Watch List.

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Kent State’s Dustin Crum, Ball State’s Drew Plitt and Western Michigan’s Kaleb Eleby have been named to the prestigious Manning Award Watch List for the 2021 season. The Manning Award, sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, was created to honor the college football […]

Columbus Crew News: Midfielder Lucas Zelarayan named among MLS, LIGA MX stars to compete in 2021 MLS All-Star Skills Challenge presented by AT&T 5G on Aug. 24 in Los Angeles

NEW YORK / MEXICO CITY (Aug. 12, 2021) – With technical supremacy and bragging rights on the line, Major League Soccer and LIGA MX today announced their elite selections of eight players each who will compete head-to-head in five events during the 2021 MLS All-Star Skills Challenge […]

Columbus Crew Match Notes at Chicago Fire FC

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(6-6-6, 24 pts.) CHICAGOFIRE FC2021 REGULAR SEASON:(4-9-5, 17 pts.) Date: Sunday, August 15Match Time: 6:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 6:08 p.m. ETLocation: Soldier Field (Chicago, IL)Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst)Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran (play-by-play)ColumbusCrew.com Spanish […]

NASCAR Xfinity Series News: IMS fan all his life, Austin Cindric fulfills dream by winning Pennzoil 150 at The Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS – It was essentially a storybook ending for Austin Cindric Saturday afternoon in the Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard and the 22-year old with Hoosier roots appropriately celebrated his first win at the renowned Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course by singing “Back Home Again […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SIGN VETERAN FORWARD ZAC RINALDO TO ONE-YEAR, TWO-WAY NHL/AHL CONTRACT FOR 2021-22 SEASON

AUGUST 13, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed veteran forward Zac Rinaldo to a one-year, two-way National Hockey League/American Hockey League contract for the 2021-22 season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Rinaldo, 31, has registered 18 goals […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SIGN 2021 THIRD ROUND PICK STANISLAV SVOZIL TO THREE-YEAR ENTRY LEVEL CONTRACT

AUGUST 13, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Stanislav Svozil to a three-year entry level contract, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today.  Svozil (pronounced Svoh-ZIHL) was selected by the Blue Jackets in the third round, 69th overall, at […]

Bengals start 2021 Preseason against Super Bowl Champion Buccaneers

CINCINNATI BENGALS (0-0)ATTAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (0-0) PRESEASON OPENER SATURDAY, AUG. 14AT RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM NEXT WEEK: PRESEASON GAME 2AUG. 20 AT WASHINGTON Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. Eastern. Television: Live coverage on the Bengals Preseason TV Network withbroadcasters Mike Watts (play-by-play), Anthony Munoz (analyst) and MarisaContipelli (sideline […]

Boston Red Sox Roster Moves

8/13/2021 BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today announced the following roster moves: Reinstated outfielder Kyle Schwarber from the 10-Day Injured List. He will wear number 18. Reinstated outfielder Alex Verdugo from the Paternity Leave List. Designated infielder/outfielder Marwin Gonzalez for assignment. Optioned right-handed pitcher Tanner Houck to Triple-A Worcester following yesterday’s game […]

Texas Rangers Roster Moves

8/13/2021 Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers today announced the following roster moves prior to Friday’s homestand opener against the Oakland Athletics: ·  Right-handed pitcher Dane Dunning activated from 10-day Injured List. ·  Catcher Yohel Pozo (#37) contract selected from Round Rock (AAA). ·  Left-handed pitcher Wes Benjamin optioned […]

St. Louis Cardinals Roster Moves

8/13/2021 KANSAS CITY, Mo., August 13, 2021 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced this afternoon that they have placed left-handed pitcher Wade LeBlanc (left elbow) on the 10-day Injured List, and activated right-handed pitcher Jack Flaherty (left oblique strain) from the 60-day Injured List. LeBlanc, 37, who celebrated his birthday […]

New York Yankees Roster Moves

8/13/2021 Following Thursday’s game, the Yankees returned “27th Man” OF Estevan Florial to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Earlier today, the Yankees returned INF Chris Gittens from his rehab assignment, reinstated him from the 10-day injured list and optioned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Additionally, today the Yankees transferred OF Clint Frazier’s rehab assignment from […]

IndyCar News: Olympic Silver Medalist Andrew Capobianco Ready for High-Speed Thrill Ride at IMS

INDIANAPOLIS (Friday, Aug. 13, 2021) – U.S. Olympic Diving team member and Olympic silver medalist Andrew Capobianco will ride in the Ruoff Mortgage Fastest Seat in Sports ahead of this Saturday’s Big Machine Spiked Coolers Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Capobianco, a seven-time All-American as […]

Indianapolis Motor Speedway News: Brickyard Weekend Fans Encouraged To ‘Plan Ahead’ with IMS.com

NDIANAPOLIS (Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021) – Fans attending Brickyard Weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which features the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NTT INDYCAR SERIES, are encouraged to “Plan Ahead” through IMS.com/PlanAhead, an interactive web page that serves as a home base for […]

IndyCar News: Big Machine Spiked Coolers Grand Prix Fast Facts

Race weekend: Friday, Aug. 13 – Saturday, Aug. 14 Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, a 2.439-mile, 14-turn road course (clockwise) Race distance: 85 laps / 207.3 miles Media links: Entry List (PDF) Push-to-pass parameters: 200 seconds of total time, with a maximum time of 20 seconds per activation. Firestone tire allotment: Five sets […]

Keith Hernandez, Tom Herr, John Tudor & Bill White To Be Enshrined on Saturday, August 21 as St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame Weekend details are announced

8/12/2021 ST. LOUIS, Mo., August 12, 2021 – The St. Louis Cardinals today announced a full weekend of activities for the 2021 Cardinals Hall of Fame Weekend presented by Edward Jones on August 20-22. The weekend will be highlighted by the seventh annual Cardinals Hall of […]

Boston Red Sox recall right-handed pitcher Tanner Houck from Triple-A Worcester

8/12/2021 Boston Options Right-Handed Pitcher Phillips Valdez to Worcester BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today recalled right-handed pitcher Tanner Houck from Triple-A Worcester. To make room for Houck on the active major league roster, the Red Sox optioned right-handed pitcher Phillips Valdez to Worcester following last night’s game […]

Toronto Blue Jays 8/11 Roster Moves

August 11th, 2021 The Toronto Blue Jays have made the following roster moves: ·     RHP Ross Stripling has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left oblique strain. ·     RHP Trent Thornton has been recalled from Triple-A Buffalo and will be active for tonight’s game. ·     RHP Connor Overton has been selected […]

Oakland A’s News: Ten members of the Philadelphia A’s to be inducted into Athletics Hall of Fame

A’s to celebrate the Athletics HOF 2021 Class with pregame video tribute on Sunday, Aug. 22 August 11th, 2021 OAKLAND, Calif. — Ten members of the Philadelphia A’s, including former owner/manager Connie Mack, Baseball Hall of Famers Eddie Collins and Eddie Plank, Frank Baker, Chief Bender, Mickey Cochrane, Jimmie Foxx, Lefty Grove, Al Simmons, and Rube […]

Field of Dreams Game tonight at Dyersville, Iowa at 6:15 PM CT: New York Yankees vs. Chicago White Sox; Yankees Notes

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Field of Dreams Game is tonight! NY Yankees play the Chicago White Sox at Dyersville, Iowa; White Sox Game Notes

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway & INDYCAR News: Statements on Passing of Iconic Motorsports Broadcaster Bob Jenkins

INDIANAPOLIS (Monday, Aug. 9, 2021) – Statements from Roger Penske and Indianapolis Motor Speedway President J. Douglas Boles on legendary motorsports broadcaster and announcer Bob Jenkins, who died Aug. 9 at 73 after a valiant fight with cancer: Roger Penske, Chairman, Penske Entertainment Corp. “Bob […]

Columbus Blue Jackets announce SINGLE-GAME TICKETS FOR 2021-22 SEASON GO ON SALE FRIDAY, AUGUST 20 AT 10 A.M.

AUGUST 10, 2021 Exclusive pre-sale opportunities for CBJ Season Ticket Holders begin Tuesday, August 17 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets announced today that single-game tickets for regular season home games played at Nationwide Arena during the 2021-22 campaign, including the Thursday, October 14 home […]

Ohio High School Athletic Association News: Update on NIL and Other Legislative Action and Proposals

News Release – Ohio High School Athletic Association Executive Director Doug Ute www.OHSAA.org  |  twitter.com/OHSAASports  |  www.Facebook.com/OHSAASports For Immediate Release – August 10, 2021 Action taken by the Ohio General Assembly has implications on high school sports COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association recently updated […]

The Michigan Man that all Blue Jackets fans like, Zach Werenski signs contract extension through 27-28 Season

COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Zach Werenski to a six-year, $57.5 million contract extension through the 2027-28 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced on July 29. Werenski, 24, has registered 65 goals and 124 […]

Blue Jackets continue to shore up defenseman; Andrew Peeke agrees to two-year contract through 2022-23 season

AUGUST 9, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Andrew Peeke to a two-year, $1.575 million contract through the 2022-23 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Peeke, 23, has recorded a goal and five […]

Ohio High School Athletic Association Announces More State Tournament Venues

News Release – Ohio High School Athletic Association Executive Director Doug Ute www.OHSAA.org  |  twitter.com/OHSAASports  |  www.Facebook.com/OHSAASports For Immediate Release – August 9, 2021 Updates include wrestling, volleyball, tennis, golf and field hockey COLUMBUS, Ohio – Several more state tournament venues have now been set by the Ohio […]

MLS News: PRODUCER, DJ KAYTRANADA AND SUPERSTAR RAPPER BIG BOI TO CO-HEADLINE MLS ALL-STAR CONCERT PRESENTED BY HEINEKEN®

Mon, Aug 9, 2021 NEW YORK (August 9, 2021) – Grammy-winning Haitian-Canadian producer and DJ Kaytranada, and Grammy-winning rapper, producer and songwriter Big Boi, will co-headline the MLS All-Star Concert presented by Heineken ® on Tuesday, August 24 in Los Angeles at The Torch, located at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. […]

Ohio State Athletic Department News: New Licensing Program Will Allow S-As to Profit off OSU Trademarks

August 3, 2021 Jersey sales, other opportunities, can be facilitated for student-athletes through group license agreements COLUMBUS, Ohio – Student-athletes in all 36 of Ohio State’s varsity sports will soon have an opportunity to potentially realize additional and new opportunities to profit off of their Name, Image […]

Columbus Blue Jackets announce Inaugural CBJ Hockeyfest Tournament September 11-12 at Nationwide Arena

AUGUST 3, 2021 Two-day competition is part of the largest street hockey tournament in North America COLUMBUS, OH – The Columbus Blue Jackets and Nationwide Arena will host the inaugural CBJ HockeyFest Tournament on Saturday, September 11 and Sunday, September 12, 2021 at Nationwide Arena, the organization […]

NFL News: AMAZON PRIME VIDEO TO BECOME THE EXCLUSIVE HOME OF THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL BEGINNING IN 2022

NFL accelerates the start of the League’s first ever all-digital package one year ahead of schedule  The National Football League announced during the offseason, that Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home of Thursday Night Football beginning with the 2022 season. Amazon will distribute Primetime’s 2nd most-watched […]

Daily Almanac for Friday, August 6, 2021: Today we at the website, remember our founder and first CEO, the late Nancy L. Mason on her birthday

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