Category Archives: Photos

Billy Smith throws

Photo Gallery: Urbana at Troy 7-on-7

Urbana traveled to Troy for a 7-on-7 scrimmage on Thursday night. Both teams, along with all other teams throughout the state, begin regular practice on Aug. 1.

Rupert Delacruz throws

Photo Gallery: UD 7-on-7 passing camp

Dayton hosted its annual 7-on-7 passing camp on Friday. Sixteen teams played in the camp. Photos are from a scrimmage between Coldwater and Northeastern and another scrimmage between Piqua and Springfield.

Kristin Pencil swings

Photo Gallery: Northwestern vs. Alder regional semifinal

Alder beat Northwestern 6-2 in a Division II regional semifinal game at Mason on Thursday. The Pioneers scored four runs in the second and never looked back. Listen to a postgame  interview with Alder head coach Dave McGrew here.

Taylor Yontz runs

Photo Gallery: Shawnee vs. Franklin regional semifinal

Shawnee beat Franklin 10-0 in six innings in a Division II regional semifinal game on Wednesday at Mason. Shawnee pitcher Emily McKillip threw 13 strikeouts and allowed three hits. Read more about the game in this article.

Emily Schultz throws

Photo Gallery: West Liberty-Salem at Kenton Ridge

Kenton Ridge beat West Liberty-Salem 11-0 in five innings in a nonconference game on Saturday at Ed Foulk Field. Read more about the game in this article. View five more photos of the game on the Top Billing Sports Photo Store.

Photo Gallery: Springfield at Kenton Ridge

Kenton Ridge beat Springfield 3-2 in extra innings in a nonconference game on Tuesday at Ed Foulk Field. Springfield took an early 2-0 lead before Kenton Ridge scored the next three runs in win in eight innings. It was  the Cougars’ first game of the season. Springfield dropped to 0-2 with the loss. Read more about the game in this article. View more photos of the game in our Photo Store.

Colton Linkous looks to pass

Photo Gallery: Tri-Village vs. Marion Local regional final

Tri-Village beat Marion Local 62-44 on Friday night in a Division IV regional final at Trent Arena. The Patriots will play Convoy Crestview in a state semifinal game next Thursday at Value City Arena in Columbus.

Photo Gallery: Fairborn vs. Moeller

Fairborn’s box-and-one against Moeller partially worked. The Skyhawks held Moeller’s leading scorer Grant Bensinger scoreless for most of the game. Unfortunately for the Skyhawks, Moeller had no problem scoring with other players. Junior center Nate Fowler led the Crusaders with 22 points as Moeller beat Fairborn 55-43 in a Division I district final at the Cintas Center. Adam Gigax added 14 points for Moeller, who shot 56 percent from the field in the game. Jordan Michael led Fairborn with 15 points. Moeller advances to play the winner of Wilmington vs. Middletown.

Photo Gallery: LaSalle vs. Trotwood district final

Two free throws from Kendrick Mallory and a steal-and-score after the foul shots lifted Trotwood to a 51-50 win over LaSalle in a Division I district final on Saturday at the Cintas Center. Dezhonate Bennett led Trotwood with 23 points. Mallory added 13. C.J. Fleming and Tim Bell scored 15 points for La Salle. Trotwood will play the winner of Saturday’s second Division I district final, Wayne vs. Fairfield, in a regional semifinal on Wednesday at 6:15 p.m. LaSalle finished the season 18-6.

Photo Gallery: Stivers vs. Badin district final

Stivers beat Hamilton Badin 68-48 in a Division III district final game at U.D. Arena on Tuesday night. Stivers jumped out to an 11-0 lead. Though Badin made several runs in the game, Stivers never led by less than 10 points in the second half. Robert Caldwell led Stivers with 33 points, while Roderick Caldwell scored 12 points. Isaiah Williams added 10 points and eight rebounds for Stivers. Zach Larkin led Badin with 17 points. Stivers moves on to face the winner of Roger Bacon vs. Miami East in a regional semifinal. Badin finished the season 13-12.