In the season opener for Roy-Hart girls basketball, the Lady Rams jumped out to a commanding 42-24 halftime lead. But coach Don Baker's squad ran into some trouble in the second half, ultimately falling by a 73-67 margin. All the scores and highlights from Monday and Tuesday local boys and girls high school basketball action, right here.
The Roy-Hart boys swim team has been building a dynasty for quite some time under coach Bruce Matthews, and the team reached an impressive milestone on Tuesday evening — its 100th consecutive regular season victory. Check out this, along with much more from Tuesday's action around the local sports scene.
After losing its entire starting lineup from a 9-5 campaign last winter, the Medina girls basketball team aims for a quick rebuild this season under veteran coach Ken Haak.
Have you ever witnessed a pair of bucks fighting? Few folks have, but those who have will never forget the explosive action and intense physical force.
After a rough-and-tumble two-win season in 2012-13, the Albion boys basketball team is currently undergoing a rebuilding effort under first-year coach Brennan Meakin. The new coach is excited for the collection of talent he is bringing up from the JV level, with an eye on perhaps surprising a team or two during the upcoming N-O league slate.
The Albion girls basketball program has a winning tradition and a reputation around the N-O league as an always-strong program that brings its best effort every night. Coach Lucian Price and the squad don't expect anything less from this winter season.
The winds of change are sweeping through the N-O league, and the wrestling merger between Barker and Roy-Hart is the latest sign of these new and interesting times. First-year coach Keith Jones is excited to lead the merged squad into the upcoming winter season.
As we enjoy our holiday weekend, here are the top 10 moments of the local fall sports season, as selected by the J-R sports staff. Comments regarding the selections are encouraged!
After a winning season this fall, the Medina football team earned a bit of postseason recognition. Jason Hellwig, Munjie Brown and Kyle Barna led the way, with each player receiving first-team all-league honors for coach Eric Valley's squad that finished 5-4 overall.
Check out what's happening this week at the Orleans County YMCA, with results and analysis provided by the Y staff!