The 83rd running of the Mansfield Mehock Relays went off under sunny skies Saturday at Malabar Middle School with several locals having a good day. In the field events, Shelby's Cody Stine won the high jump with a leap of 6'10". Crestview's Ben Olewiler was second at 6'8". Both jumped higher than what they did at state a season ago.
At 5-5 overall and 3-2 in the Ohio Cardinal Conference, the Lady Lex softball team hopes to get back into the OCC race this week and next. Lex has two games with West Holmes scheduled for this week, then two with conference leading and rival Clear Fork next week before taking on Madison for two on May 5th and 6th. Varsity assistant coach Dan Pike says the team started slow but has picked it up as of late, much the same way they did a year ago.
It's been a rough start to the season for the Madison baseball team, but after taking on some of the best non-league competition a team can face it appears the Rams are ready to make another run at the Ohio Cardinal Conference baseball title. Madison took another step in that direction on Tuesday evening downing the always tough Clear Fork Colts 8-5.
It was a record setting day at Ohio Stadium for the Ohio State University spring football game with 99,391 Buckeye fans in attendance. The massive turn out to see the defending national champions in action broke OSU's own spring game attendance record of 95,722, set in 2009.
For the first time in five seasons, the Cleveland Cavaliers are in the NBA playoffs. The second seeded Cavs have taken care of business at home against Boston, building a 2-0 series lead over the Celtics.
The Clear Fork softball team remained undefeated in the Ohio Cardinal Conference with a 4-0 win over Madison on Wednesday evening. Clear Fork picked up one run in the first, then three more in the fifth inning on seven hits to move to 8-0 in conference play, 12-3 overall. Erika Farst and Becca Conn helped to lead the attack at the plate each collecting two hits.