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Despite more than doubling their scoring output from their previous meeting with the Waterford Lady Wildcats, the Federal Hocking Lady Lancers still found themselves on the losing end of a blowout at the hands of Waterford, losing by a final of 51-25. The Lady Cats came out firing, using a suffocating defense early on to… Read More
Trimble (3-13, 3-9) beat Wahama (6-14, 3-8) Monday night in a close game by the score of 65-61 for their third win in their last four games. “Everybody contributed in this win, I think I played 10 girls tonight and that’s what I told them, practice hard play hard and everyone will play. I think… Read More
We sent our brave reporter, Nick Hurst, to the mats to learn the scoring system of wrestling. In the process, aided by Ohio's seventh-ranked heavyweight Jeremy Johnson, Nick learned a few things about being strong.
Sina King, the best girl's basketball player in the history of Waterford (OH) High School, plays division-1 college basketball at Akron for head coach Jodi Kest. King, as just a sophomore, is a huge contributor for the Zips and recently scored 15 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in a game against Ohio in Athens. Hear… Read More
New at WOUB: A twice-weekly sports update, quickly covering Ohio University, Marietta College and area high school sports. Each Monday and Thursday, WOUB will take you through all those athletic programs with a video update. The segment will be called the "WOUB Express," and it will take you around our coverage area.
The Ohio track and field team recently received a boost to its lineup of high jumpers, but it didn’t come in the form of a five-star recruit or a junior-college transfer. Serena Warner, a freshman on the volleyball team, decided midway through fall quarter that she wanted to get back into a sport at… Read More
The Lee Boys are one of America's finest African-American sacred steel ensembles. This family group consists of three brothers, Alvin Lee (guitar), Derrick Lee and Keith Lee (vocals) along with their three nephews, Roosevelt Collier (pedal steel guitar), Alvin Cordy Jr. (7-string bass) and Earl Walker (drums). Listen to part two of a concert recorded… Read More
A Cincinnati man was sentenced today to 14 months house arrest after authorities say he used Ohio University internet resources to reproduce files of child pornography onto his computer. Michael Gruenberg appeared in Athens County Common Pleas Court before Judge Michael Ward. Gruenberg was arrested in October 2010 on charges of Pandering Sexually Oriented Matter… Read More
Parents, staff and students anxious for the Athens City School Board's decision whether to close Chauncey Elementary will have to wait a while longer. Superintendent Carl Martin says the board informed him members would not be taking an action on the matter at their next meeting, January 26. Instead, the board is expected to make… Read More