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Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Golf

Elks Golf League Coshocton #376 & Newcomerstown #1555 Hickory Flats Golf Course Low Gross (36) Richard Skelton Low Net (33) Richard Skelton High Points (13.

Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017 announced
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017 announced

COLUMBUS -- Eight new members will be enshrined in the Ohio State Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. The Class of 2017 will be inducted Oct. 6 at a dinner and introduced to the public at halftime of the Ohio State home football vs. Maryland.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Shryock finishes runner-up in Lucas Oil Challenge Cup

After posting a win in Alpena, Michigan and two at Lake Eufaula, Alabama, Fletcher Shryock finished second in the Lucas Oil Challenge Cup championship at Eufaula in a Major League Fishing event that aired Saturday.

'Black Jack' McDowell is Festival parade marshal
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

'Black Jack' McDowell is Festival parade marshal

Jack McDowell, a former Cy Young Award winner, will serve as this year's grand marshal for the Cy Young Days Festival Parade and as guest speaker at the annual banquet slated Saturday, June 24.

By Clay Mccauley Special To The News
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The Legacy of Cy Young
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

The Legacy of Cy Young

Denton True Young, better known as "Cy" Young, was a Major League baseball pitcher and a long-time resident of Newcomerstown who is arguably one of the greatest pitchers of all time.

Newcomerstown athlete is All American
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown athlete is All American

GENEVA -- For the third year in a row, a Heidelberg University hammer thrower earned a spot on the podium at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Tristen Durr, a junior from Newcomerstown, placed sixth in the event with a throw of 187-7.

Eastern District Track All-Stars
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Eastern District Track All-Stars

Boys Division II 100M -- Alex Leeper, Cambridge; Grant Gunn, River View; Kade Mollahan, Morgan. 200M -- Brayden Chaney, West Holmes; Alex Leeper, Cambridge; Jason Williams, Minerva.

Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game a success
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game a success

STRASBURG -- The first Area 9 Special Olympics Multi-County Friendship Game took place recently, with the Strasburg-Franklin Schools, with the approval and assistance of Gary Spinell and Adam Hall, serving as the host of this year's event.

Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Local Golf

Tuesday Ladies League At Hickory Flats Golf Course Play of the Day: Low putts Winners: A flight: Sue Olinger; B flight: Betty Fender Low scores: Connie Lahna - 47; Linda Miller, Helen Scholfield - 49 Thursday Ladies League At River Greens Golf Cou

Father's Day
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Father's Day

Austin Trzop, originally from Newcomerstown, will be competing in the 37th National Veteran Wheelchair Games in Cincinnati from July 17-22, helped in large part by the dedication and help of his father, Jim Trzop.

By Clay Mccauley Special To The News
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Up, up and away!
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Up, up and away!

After decades of successful pole vaulting at Newcomerstown High School, junior Ryan Stevens has kept the legacy alive by becoming the latest of a long line of state champions from Newcomerstown.

By Clay Mccauley Special To The News
Trojans' Stevens wins pole vault state title
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Trojans' Stevens wins pole vault state title

COLUMBUS -- The Jesse Owens statue that greets each of the state qualifiers is a reminder that no matter the results inside of the stadium named after him, a significant level of success has been already achieved.

By Jason Currence Gatehouse Ohio Media
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Inter-Valley Conference All-Stars

SOFTBALL First Team Allison Luneborg, Kaitlyn Stress, Garaway; Meg Otte, Makayla Loveless, Sandy Valley; Emma Clark, Hannah Duff, Strasburg; Autumn Brown, Audrey Tingle, Ridgewood; Kaya Eichelberger, Lexi Betz, East Canton; Macy Zeiger, Malvern; Maggie Dominick, Tusky Catholic; Lexi Kline, Hiland.

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Rosters set for T-R All-Star Football Game

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- Ridgewood High's John Slusser and Claymont High's Jeremy Shaver will guide the West and East squads respectively for the 40th annual Times-Reporter Charity All-Star Football Game slated for Friday, July 21 at New Philadelphia's Woody Hayes Quaker Stadium.

West wins District All-Star Game
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

West wins District All-Star Game

CARROLLTON -- The West managed to hang three "crooked numbers" on the scoreboard while the East only tallied with "sticks", resulting in a 10-4 victory by the West in the annual Eastern District Baseball All-Star Game before a nice-sized crowd at Carrollton High's Field of Dreams Complex on Tuesday.

By Jeff Harrison Special To The News
'All systems go' for new-look Inter-Valley Conference
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

'All systems go' for new-look Inter-Valley Conference

NEW PHILADELPHIA -- It's "all systems go" with the new-look Inter-Valley Conference which will unveil its 14-team league when the 2017-18 school year begins.

By Jeff Harrison Special To The News
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Golf league results

Results for the Tuesday evening ladies golf league on May 16 at Hickory Flats: Play of the day: Low Gross.

Trojans, Braves to 'represent' at state track meet
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Trojans, Braves to 'represent' at state track meet

MASSILLON -- Despite rainy conditions action got underway Wednesday at the Division III Regional Track and Field Championships at Perry High School with finals held in field events along with preliminary trials also being held.

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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.