Heisey Homers As Reds Beat Brewers 16-4

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Heisey hit his fifth spring homer and Cincinnati had 18 hits in a 16-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday after Reds starter Homer Bailey was scratched with a sore right groin. Brett Marshall subbed for Bailey and allowed one run in three innings....
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Focus turns to pilots as hunt for jet widens

A woman reads messages and well wishes to people involved with the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner MH370, Saturday, March 15, 2014 in Sepang, Malaysia. A Malaysian passenger jet missing for more than a week had its communications deliberately disabled and its last signal came...

Africentric Wins D3 Title Over Versailles

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sierra Harley had 14 points off the bench and Alexa Hart set the tone with six blocked shots in the first seven minutes to lead Columbus Africentric to a 49-37 victory over Versailles on Saturday night in the Division III state championship. The title was...
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VIDEO: Ottawa-Glandorf vs. Lima Central Catholic

Ottawa-Glandorf was unable to contain the explosive offense of Lima Central Catholic, as the Titans lost 55-40 in a Division IV Regional Final match-up at Bowling Green State University’s Stroh Center on Saturday evening.

No. 8 Wolverines Hold Off No. 24 Buckeyes 72-69

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Craft sat at the postgame podium in sheer disbelief Saturday. After making so many winning plays for Ohio State over the last four seasons, the senior guard simply couldn’t believe this one slipped right out of his hands — and against the...

NE Ohio Judge Resigns After Home, Office Searches

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio judge whose office and residence were searched by authorities last month has resigned. Mahoning County Probate Judge Mark Belinky sent resignation letters Friday to Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) and Chief Justice Maureen...
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No. 5 Louisville beats No. 21 UConn 71-61

Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell (24) drives between Connecticut’s Phillip Nolan, left, DeAndre Daniels, center, and Shabazz Napier, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the finals of the American Athletic Conference men’s tournament...

Reds Scratch Bailey From Start

PHOENIX (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds scratched starting pitcher Homer Bailey from his start against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday due to a sore right groin. Bailey, who signed a six-year $105 million contract with the Reds last month, has a 4.00 ERA in three starts this spring. He...

Akron Wins First MAC Title, 79-68 Over Ball State

CLEVELAND (AP) — Clutching scissors in her right hand, Akron coach Jodi Kest steadied herself as she began climbing the ladder propped open underneath the basket. Once she got high enough, Kest snipped the last strand of the dangling net, yanked it off the rim and waved the nylon...

No. 8 Wolverines Hold Off Comeback Buckeyes 72-69

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — No. 8 Michigan blew a 12-point second-half lead, then finished the game on a 7-1 run to beat archrival Ohio State 72-69 in Saturday’s Big Ten tournament semifinal. The league’s regular-season champs will face No. 12 Wisconsin or No. 22 Michigan...