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Indian Valley advances to D-II Regional
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Indian Valley advances to D-II Regional

COSHOCTON -- A pair of talented underclassmen hurlers hooked up in the Division II District Championship Game on Wednesday at the Lake Park Sports Complex.

By Kevin Sutton The Newcomerstown News
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown's Shryock wins fishing tournament

Newcomerstown native Fletcher Shryock blew away the field in winning the Major League Fishing Challenge Cup Elimination Round tournament at Lake Eufaula, Alabama in a program that aired on the Outdoor Channel on Saturday.

Trojans sending several to regional track meet
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Trojans sending several to regional track meet

MILLERSBURG -- The Indian Valley High boys took first place and the girls were second in the Division II District Track Meet at West Holmes High on Saturday. Indian Valley tallied 113 points in the boys' meet to claim the district title, with West Holmes as the runner-up with 100.5.

State champion!
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

State champion!

Congratulations to Newcomerstown Middle School eighth grader Jarrett (JJ) Durr on becoming the OHSAA 2017 State Champion in the discus on May 13, with a throw of 159' 6".

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Another new record
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Another new record

Congratulations to Miss Caitlin Green, seventh grade daughter of Ryan and Christie Green, Newcomerstown, for setting a new school record for the third time in two weeks and finishing in fourth place in the pole vault at the state level Caitlin's new record of 9'6" was set on May 13, in Lancaster.

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Tough week of action for local softball squads

Garaway 14, Newcomerstown 0 SUGARCREEK -- Visiting Newcomerstown High's season came to a conclusion on Monday with a 14-0 shutout loss to Inter-Valley Conference foe, Garaway in Division III Sectional softball action.

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

IV baseball team puts together a solid week

D-II Sectional Indian Valley 1 St. Clairsville 0 GNADENHUTTEN -- Behind a complete-game effort from pitcher Cade Williams and a score on a passed ball, host Indian Valley picked up a 1-0 sectional victory over St. Clairsville High on Tuesday.

RHS's Kelley makes college choice
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

RHS's Kelley makes college choice

WEST LAFAYETTE -- A standout performer on the track for the last four seasons at Ridgewood High in senior Michael Kelley has chosen a landing spot to continue both his athletic and academic careers at the collegiate level.

By Kevin Sutton Gatehouse Ohio Media
RHS boys take 2nd, girls 3rd in IVC meet
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

RHS boys take 2nd, girls 3rd in IVC meet

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- The East Canton boys and Garaway girls came out on top in Friday's Inter-Valley Conference Track Championships hosted by Newcomerstown High.

Another new record
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Another new record

Congratulations (again) to seventh grader Caitlin Green for setting a new Inter-Valley Conference and school record in the pole vault of 9' 3", on May 8, at the IVC meet held at Garaway. This new record broke her previous one of 9'1" that she just set earlier this season.

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Lady Generals, Lady Trojans suffer IVC losses
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Lady Generals, Lady Trojans suffer IVC losses

Garaway 11 Ridgewood 6 SUGARCREEK -- State-ranked Garaway High picked up a 11-6 win over visiting Ridgewood High in Inter-Valley Conference softball action on Monday.

Note: The Bb & Sb Roundups Do Not Include The Game Stories From Newcomerstown's Senior Night Which
Duff hurls no-hitter at Lady Trojans to spoil Senior Night
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Duff hurls no-hitter at Lady Trojans to spoil Senior Night

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Visiting Strasburg High's Hannah Duff stole the show on Newcomerstown's Senior Night tossing a perfect game in an 8-0 shutout victory over the Lady Trojans in Inter-Valley Conference softball action on Thursday.

By Clay Mccauley The Newcomerstown News
Indian Valley enjoys big night at All-County Meet
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Indian Valley enjoys big night at All-County Meet

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Indian Valley High enjoyed a solid performance at the Dicks Sporting Goods-Ferris Financial Tuscarawas County Classic on Monday. The meet -- without team scoring -- is designed to showcase the talents of county high school track and field standouts.

Strasburg's 4-2 victory spoils NHS Senior Night
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Strasburg's 4-2 victory spoils NHS Senior Night

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Visiting Strasburg High spoiled Newcomerstown's Senior Night with a slim 4-2 victory in Inter-Valley Conference baseball action on a rainy Tuesday.

By Clay Mccauley The Newcomerswtown News
Newcomerstown baseball team gets some new dugouts
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown baseball team gets some new dugouts

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Thanks to some local businesses and volunteers, the Newcomerstown baseball field was upgraded with new dugouts on each side of the diamond.

By Clay Mccauley The Daily Jeffersonian
New pole vault record
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

New pole vault record

Newcomerstown Middle School seventh grader Caitlin Green set a new meet and school record in the pole vault at the All-County Meet in New Philadelphia on Saturday, April 29. She vaulted 9-1, just in the nick of time, before the remainder of the meet was postponed due to severe weather.

Generals open up with D-IV sectional victory
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Generals open up with D-IV sectional victory

WEST LAFAYETTE -- Home cooking proved to be the perfect recipe for host Ridgewood High in Division IV Sectional baseball tournament action on Saturday with the Generals recording a 6-3 win over West Muskingum. "I thought we played well today," RHS head coach Chad Lahna offered.

May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Tusky Valley Invitational

ZOARVILLE -- The Newcomerstown and Ridgewood track teams competed at the Tusky Valley Invitational on Friday. Ridgewood placed third in the boys' meet and fifth in the girls' meet while Newcomerstown finished in seventh place in the girls scoring and eighth place in the boys scoring.

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May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Softball

Ridgewood 5, Tusky CC 0 NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Visiting Ridgewood High blanked Tuscarawas Central Catholic High, 5-0 in Inter-Valley Conference softball action Monday. The Lady Generals used a four-run sixth inning to propel them to the victory.

Local Baseball
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Baseball

Indian Valley 2, CVCA 1 CUYAHOGA FALLS -- Visiting Indian Valley used two runs in the top of the first inning to slip past Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy 2-1 in Principal's Athletic Conference action on Monday.