Votto homer beats Cubs

John JacksonAssociated PressCHICAGO — Kris Bryant hardly had time to enjoy his latest home run.The rookie third baseman hit a tying drive in the...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Williams advances at U.S. Open

Howard FendrichAP Tennis WriterNEW YORK — The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open — the first true Grand Sla...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Bengals McCarron impresses against Chicago

CINCINNATI — With an unexpected impressive performance, AJ McCarron put the Bengals at ease and got his first NFL football for the trophy case.H...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



Cleveland State to play some games in Cavaliers’ arena

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland State has partnered with Quicken Loans Arena and will have its basketball teams play some home games on the Cavaliers...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLCross CountryCarroll claims titles at MoellerCINCINNATI — The Carroll Cross Country teams started their season off with exciting race...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


More NCAA athletes seek own trademarks

BOSTON — Like their counterparts in the pros, more college football stars are starting to snatch up trademark rights to their names, nicknames a...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


NFL’s toughest division has big changes, challenge ahead

CINCINNATI (AP) — Anytime there’s a debate about the NFL’s toughest division, teams in the AFC North are quick to point out the play...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


FANTASY PLAYS: Time to figure out who’s No. 1 in your draft

Welcome to Fantasy Plays. It’s written from the perspective of a fantasy football player who isn’t an expert, rather someone who enjoys th...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Cincinnati excited to be back on campus for season opener

CINCINNATI — Gunner Kiel walked past the construction crew using jackhammers on a concrete curb outside Nippert Stadium. He took the elevator to...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Fairborn Softball Standings

FAIRBORN — Fairborn Parks and Recreation Softball League Standings, as of Aug. 27.MONDAYREC Men’s E2 (7:15 p.m.)1. Mr. P’s (7-1); 2....

September 2nd, 2015 |