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Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Falls wrestling advances three to Hoover district

Cuyahoga Falls wrestling has taken some significant steps forward this winter. However, the Black Tigers had to deal with a tough field to open the postseason, as Falls wrestled at the Division I sectional tournament at Wadsworth Feb. 25.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Wooster edges Falls girls hoops to end season

The Cuyahoga Falls High School girls basketball team's 2016-17 season came to an end recently, but the Lady Black Tigers gave their final opponent all that it could handle. Cuyahoga Falls battled Wooster in the Division I sectional finals on the road Feb. 23.

By Matt Deutsch Correspondent
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge bowling rolls to states

Heading into the district tournament, Woodridge bowling coach Keith Shovestull kept his team's goals simple: Finish in the top five in order to get back to states. Woodridge took care of that goal with room to spare.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Walsh wrestling wins three titles at sectionals
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Walsh wrestling wins three titles at sectionals

BAINBRIDGE TOWNSHIP -- Year one of David Zahoransky's tenure as Walsh Jesuit wrestling's head coach has seen its share of ups and downs. That trend continued as the Warriors opened the postseason Feb. 25 at the Division I sectional at Kenston.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
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Woodridge wrestling sends six on to districts
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge wrestling sends six on to districts

February had been a banner month for the Woodridge wrestling program. However, reflecting on his team's performance Feb. 25 at the Division II sectional tournament at Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary, Massey was not satisfied. "It's just the way it goes sometimes," Massey said.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
CVCA girls hoops plays well in loss to Blazers
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

CVCA girls hoops plays well in loss to Blazers

Strong post defense got the Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team in a position to possibly upset perennial state power Hathaway Brown. Eight-seeded CVCA led 13-10 after one quarter vs.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Cuyahoga Falls boys win a thriller, then lose playoff thriller
Mar 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls boys win a thriller, then lose playoff thriller

Cuyahoga Falls boys basketball closed its regular season and opened its postseason with a pair of dramatic contests. Unfortunately for Falls, its postseason drama lasted only one game. On Senior Night for Falls Feb.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Mar 1, 2017 9:29 PM

Falls boys basketball rallies, but loses in playoff opener

Black Tigers drops 58-56 loss to Nordonia on home court

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

CVCA girls prevail in postseason opener

Preparation and in-game execution were huge factors as the Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy girls basketball team opened postseason play with an exciting victory in overtime.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Magician on the mat
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Magician on the mat

Woodridge's Spencer Robinson tries to escape the hold of Rootstown's Chris Langguth at the Division II state dual tournament earlier in the season. The Bulldogs were scheduled to compete in a Division II sectional tournament Feb. 24 at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School in Akron.

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Pool standout
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Pool standout

Tierra Haas swims the 200-yard freestyle relay during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Walsh Jesuit swimmers and divers competed at the Northeast district meet Feb. 18 at Cleveland State University's Busbey Natatorium.

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Athlete News

Walsh reachesdistrict semifinals The second-seeded Walsh Jesuit ice hockey team earned a berth in the Kent district semifinals after posting a 4-2 victory over fifth-seeded Mentor Lake Catholic Feb. 22 at Kent State University Ice Arena.

Woodridge boys pick up two more wins
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Woodridge boys pick up two more wins

The Woodridge boys basketball team has been hard at work practicing for the postseason. Seeded second in the Stow Division II sectional-district tournament, the Bulldogs will receive a first-round bye before hosting the winner of the Feb.

By Roger Gordon Correspondent
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Walsh boys fall to NDCL after defeating Beachwood

The Walsh Jesuit boys basketball team has certainly had a penchant for playing close games this season and the Warriors found themselves in two more close contests recently. One was against North Coast League Blue Division foe Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin Feb. 17 at home.

By Matt Deutsch Correspondent
Standout swimmer
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Standout swimmer

Cuyahoga Falls' swimmer Henry Cebula swims the 200-yard freestyle during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Falls swimming and diving teams' seasons came to an end at the Northeast Ohio district competition Feb.

Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Sports News

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Freestyle phenom
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Freestyle phenom

Diego Mendoza swims the 200-yard freestyle race during the Akron Division I sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Falls boys and girls teams recently concluded their seasons in Cleveland.

Butterfly expert
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Butterfly expert

James Hancock swims the 100-yard butterfly during the Akron Division II sectional meet Feb. 11 at the University of Akron's Ocasek Natatorium. The Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy swimming and diving teams competed at the Northeast Ohio district competition Feb.

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Black Tigers snap skid by beating Bears
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Black Tigers snap skid by beating Bears

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- There's never a good time for a slump, but the Cuyahoga Falls boys basketball team hit the skids at the worst time possible.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Bulldogs boys bowlers roll to sectional title
Feb 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Bulldogs boys bowlers roll to sectional title

Woodridge boys bowling opened its postseason run Feb. 18 by finishing right where it wanted.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor