LONDON — Usain Bolt believes Tyson Gay should have been thrown out of the sport for doping, calling his American rival's reduced ban for cooperating with investigators “the stupidest thing I've ever heard.”
HIGH SCHOOLBoys TennisXenia Christian 3, Bellbrook 2
XENIA — Trailing rival Fairborn by a 3-0 count roughly halfway through Monday's Greater Western Ohio Conference South Division contest, the host Xenia Buccaneers could've easily gotten frustrated and thrown in the towel.
XENIA — The sun was shining, the weather was conducive to solid runs and Kil-Kare Dragway was packed full of competitors Saturday afternoon during the first day of the National Hot Rod Association-sanctioned Summit ET Series drag racing...
RIVERSIDE — Host Dayton Carroll whapped out 13 hits, including Dalton DiFrederico's walk-off two-run bomb over the left field fence, to run-rule Greater Catholic League rival Kettering Alter, 12-2, in six innings of Friday.
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BEAVERCREEK — Led by a solid outing by pitcher Ben Weese, and runs from Chad Anders, Brandon Williams, Jackson Back, Ben Weese, Treyben Funderburg and Brandon Dewitt, the Beavercreek High School Beavers topped the Springboro Panthers by a score...
YOUTHTeam Hurst wins league title
RIVERSIDE — Visiting Bellbrook combined plenty of solid hitting, a strong outing on the mound by Chelsea Cozad and cagey defense to claim Thursday's 18-4 run-ruled victory over the host Carroll Patriots.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It's been at least a dozen years, by Danica Patrick's count, that she has had to worry about sponsorship for her race car.
GYMNASTICSBunch finishes fourth at regionals
CINCINNATI — Reds right-hander Homer Bailey may require surgery on his pitching elbow, a significant setback to a team already struggling with its staff.
LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the bigger man. There's a good chance he could be the quicker man.
BALTIMORE — Chris Davis might have hit the quietest home run for the home team in Orioles history.
INDIANAPOLIS — Jeff Gordon will finally get a chance to lead the Indianapolis 500 field across the yard of bricks.He'll even get to do his version of The Double.
CINCINNATI — Michael Lorenzen learned something about pitching to Ryan Braun: Don't make a mistake.
FAIRBORN — Fairborn senior tennis player Jon Long got back on track Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOLBASEBALLNorth Lewisburg Triad 18, Cedarville 6
DAYTON — They chased off a pair of ducks before Tuesday's game at Fifth-Third Field even started, then the Beavercreek Beavers chased away Springfield runners on their way to a 3-2 win.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ahmed Zayat can't contain his enthusiasm at having three horses running in the Kentucky Derby. The fast-talking Egyptian businessman is alternately nervous, hopeful and tickled pink.
CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers will move forward in the NBA playoffs without Kevin Love and with their title hopes shaken.
CINCINNATI — The Bengals think they're in good shape heading into the draft.They don't need a starter at any spot. They're not counting on a newcomer to help turn them around.
Roger Shambaugh, TV producer and host of the Gospel for Today TV show, presented certificates of achievement to the 2014-2015 Warner seventh grade girls basketball team and their coach for collecting canned goods for a local food pantry, prior to...
CLEVELAND — The Browns have invested heavily into the quarterback position in recent years with scant success.That might not stop them from making a deeper commitment.
HIGH SCHOOLSOFTBALLSpringboro 11, Fairborn 10
BEAVERCREEK — Both schools knew what to expect going in: Visiting Springboro's strength was at singles; host Beavercreek had the upper hand in doubles.
DAYTON — All-Star Football games are usually played as a way of celebrating the result of hard work and effort.
JAMESTOWN — There was no need for a Bryan Price-like tirade.After struggling with hits all season, the Rams caught fire against rival Cedarville and won 10-1, Friday at Greeneview High School.
FAIRBORN — Carroll coach Mike Sheets scoffed when he was asked if Thursday's bitter cold and windy weather had played a factor in the Patriots' high school baseball game with Fairborn.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A dispute over tickets to the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight was settled Wednesday, clearing the way for a limited number of seats to be sold to the public.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Chris Antley, the late jockey who twice won the Kentucky Derby, was elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame on Monday with thoroughbreds Lava Man and Xtra Heat and trainer King Leatherbury. They...
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Three-time British Open champion Nick Faldo will make his final appearance at the tournament at St. Andrews this year.
PHILADELPHIA — Tebowmania swept through Philly before Tim Tebow's return to the NFL even became official.
CINCINNATI — Receiver Marvin Jones was fully recovered from ankle surgery as the Cincinnati Bengals opened their offseason workouts on Monday, a huge boost for an offense that spent most of last season without some of its top pass...
INDEPENDENCE — For all their talent and celebrity, the Cavaliers' “Big 3” can't win an NBA title by themselves.Not without help from Cleveland's reserves — those other guys.
DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko looks back at the year she's had since winning her first LPGA Tour event as a pro and credits the great golf she played at Lake Merced with helping to launch her young career.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija wound up in the win column for the first time with the Chicago White Sox, helped by a couple of big swings Jose Abreu took against Corey Kluber.
XENIA — The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball League and the Xenia Scouts baseball organization released the team's 2015 baseball schedule this week.
ENON — With 40-degree temperatures and gusty winds, you might think it would be uncomfortable to play tennis.It was.
YELLOW SPRINGS — Dressed in attire more befitting of a figure skating coach or a ski instructor, Yellow Springs boys tennis coach Donna Silvert encouraged her players to continue to play hard, despite Wednesday's cold temperature and high...
MILWAUKEE — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price is sorry for using foul language in a pregame tirade. Everything in between the bad words remains fair game.
BELLBROOK — With the pace of the game as brisk as the wind that whipped around Bellbrook High, the host Golden Eagles defeated Southwestern Buckeye League, Southwestern Division foe Eaton, 4-2, in less than an hour and a half.
WILBERFORCE — The Central State University defense took center stage on Saturday in the Maroon vs. Gold Spring Game at McPherson Stadium.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State won the inaugural College Football Playoffs championship in January, yet the Buckeyes do not utter the word “repeat” around their spring practices.
The Big Ten's reputation as an underachieving football conference is so 2014.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Manny Pacquiao intends to put on a show when he faces Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2 1/2 weeks.
Too close to call?Take your pick: Dortmund, American Pharoah or American Pharoah, Dortmund.
Thanks to the College Football Playoff, bowl games paid more than a half billion dollars to conferences and schools last season, the largest payout ever and an increase of almost $200 million from the final season of the Bowl Championship...
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James switched back from No. 6 to No. 23 this season.No matter, he's still No. 1.