Kettering Alter’s Miller Tops D-II All-tournament

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Braxtin Miller was named the most outstanding player of the Associated Press Division II all-tournament team after leading Kettering Alter to its second consecutive state championship. The junior guard dominated in a 74-48 win over Ottawa-Glandorf in the...

Girls Basketball: St. Wendelin falls in state championship game

COLUMBUS — Fostoria St. Wendelin’s girls basketball team came up short in the Division IV state championship game tonight in Columbus, falling to Waterford by a final score of 29 to 27. See Sunday’s Courier Web page for additional coverage.  

Kettering Alter Rolls To 2nd Straight State Title

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Braxtin Miller scored 33 points and 10 grabbed rebounds as Kettering Alter beat Ottawa-Glandorf 74-48 in the Division II state basketball championship Saturday at Value City Arena. Libby Bazelak and Kara Stephenson each added 10 points for the Knights...

Catholic school students start anti-Semitic chant at game

NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — Students from a Boston-area high school with a large Jewish enrollment taunted students from an all-boys Catholic school during a basketball game about not having girl students, prompting the Catholic school students to chant: “You killed...

Seton Hall wins Big East Tourney, 69-67 over No. 3 Villanova

AP Photo/Frank Franklin II NEW YORK (AP) — Isaiah Whitehead scored 26 points, including the deciding three-point play with 18 seconds left, and Seton Hall won the Big East Tournament for the first time in 23 years by defeating No. 3 Villanova 69-67 on Saturday night at...

No. 1 Kansas beats No. 9 West Virginia for Big 12 title

AP Photo/Orlin Wagner KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Devonte Graham matched a career-high with 27 points, Wayne Selden Jr. added 21 and top-ranked Kansas overcame a remarkable performance by West Virginia’s Devin Williams for an 81-71 victory over the ninth-ranked...

Cashner Pitches 3 Innings As Padres Beat Indians 6-3

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Andrew Cashner pitched three hitless innings, helping the San Diego Padres beat the Cleveland Indians 6-3 in spring training on Saturday. Cashner struck out five and walked one in his second spring outing. The right-hander is trying to bounce back from a...

Ohio Man Wins $5M In Mega Millions Lottery Drawing

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man has decided to quit one of his jobs after learning he’d won a $5 million prize in the Ohio Lottery Mega Millions game. The Mansfield News Journal reports ( ) that 53-year-old Ricky Rhinebolt of Mansfield matched five numbers in the...

In Ohio, Clinton Opposes Obama Auto Parts Trade Standard

CLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Clinton wants tougher rules on auto imports than the Obama administration negotiated in a sweeping Pacific trade deal that she supported as secretary of state but opposes as a presidential candidate. Under the Trans-Pacific Partnership, automobiles could...

Steelers WR Martavis Bryant facing year-long suspension

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant is facing a one-year suspension from the NFL for violating the league’s substance abuse policy for the second time. Bryant’s agent, Thomas Santanello, confirmed the potential discipline in email...