Wellston’s win streak ends at 11

Rockets lose 6-4 to Nelsonville-York

WELLSTON – The Wellston Golden Rockets saw its 11-game winning streak come to a halt on Thursday in a 6-4 loss against Nelsonville-York at Veterans Field.


Wellston wins third straight TVC-Ohio title with 9-1 win over Vinton County

WELLSTON — Throughout their Wellston careers, this senior class has never known what it’s like to not win the TVC on the softball diamond. 

Rockets continue win streak with 11-1 win over Vinton County in five innings

WELLSTON – The Wellston Golden Rockets celebrated senior day on Wednesday, winning 11-1 in five innings against Vinton County to earn their 11th straight win on the season.

Ironladies earn season sweep over McClain

GREENFIELD – On Thursday afternoon, the Jackson Ironladies completed a game that began on Monday, April 25, against the McClain Tigers and earned the season sweep with an 11-4 victory in a Frontier Athletic Conference softball game.

Oak Hill held to two hits in 2-0 loss to Waverly

OAK HILL – The hits came few and far between for the Oak Hill Oaks and the Waverly Tigers Wednesday afternoon in a Southern Ohio Conference Division II baseball contest.

Ironmen fall to Lawrence County 6-1

GREENUP, KY – Jackson ran into a buzzsaw on Wednesday, as two Lawrence County (KY) pitchers combined to throw a one-hitter in a 6-1 win over Ironmen at the Greenup County Baseball Tournament.

The Spring Sports Season MVP? Mother Nature

A few random observations regarding the high school spring sports year before I grab my umbrella or poncho and sit on my couch again…


Lady Vikings rally from three-run deficit to defeat River Valley 8-4

McARTHUR – The Vinton County Lady Vikings still have their sights set on a share of the Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division title.

Vikings wins 7-3 against River Valley

McARTHUR – The Vinton County Vikings combined strong hitting and quality pitching Monday afternoon in a 7-3 Tri-Valley Conference home-field win over River Valley Raiders. The victory raises the Viking’s record to 5-12 on the season.

Ironmen rebound with 12-2 win against Hillsboro

HILLSBORO – The Jackson Ironmen got back on the winning track on Monday, following a disappointing loss at Chillicothe on Friday.