Peak of Ohio Sports 20 Latest Sports Articles 2017-02-26T10:49:13Z Raider, Tiger wrestlers advance to Districts <a href=";id=237792" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Benjamin Logan wrestled in the Division II OHSAA Southwest Sectional Tournament held at Graham High School this weekend. Placing for the Raiders: Cole Houser - 1st Mitch Current - 2nd Joel Abbott - 3rd Steele Boysel - 4th Brock LeVan - 4th Chr... 2017-02-26T05:00:00Z Lady Tigers down Madison, Lakers and Raiders fall (Audio included) <a href=";id=237791" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Several area basketball teams saw tournament action this weekend. The West Liberty-Salem varsity girls defeated Middletown Madison 54-39 at the Division III Sectionals at Franklin Monroe. The game was heard on 98.3 WPKO. Sophomore Gabby Hollar had... 2017-02-26T05:00:00Z Fulmer finishes 3rd, 6th at state swim meet; Arn and Tavenner place <a href=";id=237772" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Bellefontaine sophomore Amy Fulmer made her mark at the state swim meet Friday in Canton. Fulmer took 3rd in the 100 free in a time of 51.38 and 6th in the 100 back in 56.89. BHS head coach Sharon Lewis said, &ldquo;I am unbelievably proud of her f... Bill Tipple 2017-02-25T05:00:00Z Chiefs roll over Beavers, WL-S loses on buzzer-beater (HS boys tourney scores) <a href=";id=237737" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In a game heard on 98.3 WPKO, Bellefontaine used a 14-0 run in the 3rd quarter enroute to a 69-40 victory over Beavercreek in a Div. I boys sectional tournament game Friday night at Vandalia-Butler High School. Scoring by quarters: Bellefontaine (1... Jeff Kelley 2017-02-24T05:00:00Z Fulmer, Tavenner advance at state swim meet <a href=";id=237695" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Local swimmers fared well in the opening day of the state swim meet in Canton on Thursday. Bellefontaine sophomore Amy Fulmer advanced in the 100 free (4th) and 100 back (3rd). Her time of 56.04 in the 100 back is a new school record. Senior Emily... Bill Tipple and Jeff Kelley 2017-02-24T05:00:00Z Lady Spartans advance to conference title game – tournament basketball finals <a href=";id=237693" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Calvary Christian varsity girls basketball team defeated Bowling Green 40-38 in an ICSO conference tournament semifinal matchup Thursday night. Calvary led the entire game. Bowling Green hit a three-pointer at the buzzer. Elisha Carter had 15 p... Bill Tipple 2017-02-24T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders fall just short to Kenton Ridge - girls basketball scoreboard <a href=";id=237570" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For the second straight year, the Benjamin Logan girls basketball team fell just short to perennial power Kenton Ridge in the Division II sectional tournament. The Lady Raiders lost to Kenton Ridge 68-64 Wednesday night at Tecumseh on WPKO. Kenton ... Bill Tipple 2017-02-22T05:00:00Z Tipp City eliminates Urbana – girls tournament hoops finals <a href=";id=237532" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A few area girls basketball teams played sectional tournament games Tuesday night. In Division II at Tecumseh, Tipp City ran past Urbana 77-31. Senior Hunter Rogan had 14 points and 10 rebounds in the loss. The Hillclimbers finish the season 6-17.... Bill Tipple 2017-02-22T05:00:00Z Chiefs' Tillman earns CBC Co-Player of the Year honors <a href=";id=237530" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Central Buckeye Conference has announced its all-league boys basketball team. Bellefontaine senior guard Dawsin Tillman was named Kenton Trail Division Co-Player of the Year along with Urbana junior guard Jace Underwood. Here is the complete li... Bill Tipple 2017-02-22T05:00:00Z Riverside's Long advances to jr high state wrestling tournament <a href=";id=237473" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Riverside 8th grade wrestler advanced to the OAC Jr. High State Tournament over the weekend. During the district tournament at Vandalia-Butler High School, Kale Long took 1st place in the 176 lb. weight class. The state tournament is on March 18t... Nate Dunham 2017-02-21T05:00:00Z Benjamin Logan Cheerleading wins ONU competition <a href=";id=237367" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Benjamin Logan Varsity Competition Cheer team competed at Ohio Northern University Sunday. The team placed first in their division and won Grand Champion for the overall competition. The Lady Raiders will compete in the state competition on Mar... Nate Dunham 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders' Current named CBC Player of the Year, again <a href=";id=237425" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Central Buckeye Conference has announced its all-league basketball team. For the second straight year, Benjamin Logan standout Nikki Current has been named the Mad River Division Player of the Year. Here is the complete list. Mad River Divisio... Bill Tipple 2017-02-21T05:00:00Z Lady Raiders beat Bellefontaine to advance - Monday basketball finals <a href=";id=237371" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The opening round of the girls' Division II sectional basketball tournament saw Benjamin Logan take on Bellefontaine at Tecumseh High School on 98.3 WPKO Monday evening. Benjamin Logan won 58-25. Benjamin Logan led 18-12 at the end of the 1st quart... Nate Dunham 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Pummel, Mefford wrestle to OAC JH State Tournament <a href=";id=237366" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two Indian Lake Middle School wrestlers earned automatic bids into the OAC JH State Tournament at the Vandalia-Butler District Qualifier Sunday. Hayden Pummel took 1st at 138 lbs while Lane Mefford finished 2nd at 132 lbs. Earning an alternate spot... Nate Dunham 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z “Gloria's” competes in St. Louis <a href=";id=237368" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>"Gloria's" Tumbling and Trampoline Team had 6 members compete in St Louis, Missouri Saturday. There were 22 teams from Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan, Iowa, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Missouri. Results are in the order of Tumbling / Tram... Nate Dunham 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Bellefontaine swimmers shine at districts, qualify for state <a href=";id=237321" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Friday evening the Bellefontaine girls had 8 swimmers compete in the District meet at Miami University. All 8 swimmers had strong performances on the evening and 4 of these swimmers have qualified to State. District Results: 200 Medley Relay - 24t... 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Chiefs repeat as CBC KTD champs in wrestling <a href=";id=237320" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Bellefontaine High School wrestling team repeated at Central Buckeye Conference Kenton Trail Division champions Saturday at Northwestern High School. Nationally ranked Graham finished 1st overall and won the Mad River Division crown with 341.5 p... 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Indian Lake freshman boys sail, taking CBC championship! <a href=";id=237313" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Indian Lake freshman boys basketball team sailed past Graham on Saturday 50-26 in the Central Buckeye Conference championship game. The Lakers started the game with a 19-1 run and never looked back! Indian Lake had a balanced scoring attack led... 2017-02-20T05:00:00Z Ben Logan's Arn advances to State Swim Meet <a href=";id=237271" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Raiders competed at the OHSAA Southwest District meet Friday night. Sophomore Macy Arn qualified for State and is the 13 seed in 50 Freestyle. Prelims are Thursday at 5 p.m. and finals are Friday at 5 p.m. at Canton High School. At the Distric... 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z Workman leads Tigers at OHC Championships <a href=";id=237270" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The West Liberty-Salem Tigers wrestled at the Ohio Heritage Conference Championship Tournament Saturday at Mechanicsburg High School. Tanner Workman finished in 2nd place at 120lb with a 3-1 record. Workman finished the regular season with a 28-6 re... 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z