1-loss teams stay focused

1-loss teams stay focused

It’s too early in the season to start talking about postseason seeding and league championships, but a pair of Madison County teams are playing ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Sticking to the basics

Sticking to the basics

Jonathan Alder defenseman Cody Williams (28) looks for an open teammate during a game earlier this season. The Pioneers (0-8) have had their share of ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Alder shines under lights

Alder shines under lights

The first time Kayla Fredendall stepped onto a softball diamond was as a 5-year-old playing T-ball at Pastime Park in Plain City.That was a dozen year...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

COLUMBUS — There were no big revelations in Ohio State’s spring football football game on Saturday, just smaller surprises like discoverin...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Ohio State needs more from offensive line

Ohio State needs more from offensive line

COLUMBUS — Although Ohio State’s offense put up monster numbers in some football games last season, it heard a fair share of criticism and...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Diamond action heats up

Diamond action heats up

West Jefferson softball coach Jim Stevens knew going into the season he had a good collection of young, talented players on his roster, how good they ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


County teams post big wins

At this time of year if the weather is nice, high school baseball and softball teams are going to be playing.Madison County teams were out on the diam...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Primetime showdown

Primetime showdown

There’s no questioning which are the two most successful high school softball programs in Madison County.Jonathan Alder and West Jefferson have ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Alder athletes sign

Alder athletes sign

A half dozen Jonathan Alder High School athletes signed Division III Commitment Letters Friday to continue their athletic careers at the college level...

April 7th, 2017 |  


JA baseball improves to 4-0

JA baseball improves to 4-0

The Jonathan Alder baseball team stayed undefeated on the young season following a 7-3 defeat of visiting River Valley Monday, April 3.Better late tha...

April 7th, 2017 |