Sports

Mid-Ohio Announces 2020 Season Lineup

15 Nov , 2019  

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington will continue its tradition of showcasing one of the most diverse schedules in all of racing in 2020. Spectacular two- and four-wheel motorsports action will be featured at the North Central Ohio facility during its 59th season of racing. As announced previously to accommodate broadcast and cable television coverage of the upcoming Summer Olympics in Tokyo, the NASCAR Xfinity Series stop, the Mid-Ohio 170, moves earlier to May 29-30. The ARCA Menards Series returns to Mid-Ohio for the first time since 1965 as Friday’s headlining race of this major stock racing weekend. Then, Ohio’s largest motorsports event, The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio headlined by the NTT IndyCar Series, shifts to a later summer date, August 14-16, to wrap up the 2020 schedule with the stars and cars of the Indianapolis 500. Read More

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Sports

This Week’s Football Playoff Pairings

11 Nov , 2019  

Ohio high school football regional semifinal pairings, sites

Games at 7 p.m. unless other noted, Friday, Nov. 15 Region 1 1 Mentor (11-0) vs. 4 Canton McKinley (9-2) at Twinsburg Tiger Stadium 2 Lakewood St. Edward (10-1) vs. 3 Euclid (9-2) at Brunswick Auto Mart Stadium 7:30 p.m. Region 2 1 Springfield (10-1) vs.

All About Richland, Sports

The Unstoppables Camp Is Coming

11 Nov , 2019  

A new experience is arriving for children of differing abilities to experience the joy of basketball — the Tiffany Hildebrand Unstoppables Basketball Camp. Tiffany Hildebrand dedicated herself to serving the disabled as a Program Coordinator for the Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Richland Newhope). She passed away unexpectedly in June 2019; she was only 52 years old. Read More

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Schools, Sports

Plans Set for 2019 Buckeye Bash

6 Nov , 2019  

Plans are set for the 39th annual Beat Michigan Buckeye Bash, hosted by The Ohio State University (OSU) Alumni Club of Richland County. This yearly bash is a major fundraiser for the Club. The event will be held on Monday, November 25 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Mansfield Liederkranz (1212 Silver Lane, Mansfield). Read More

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Sports

Final 2019 Ohio High School Football Polls

5 Nov , 2019  

Final 2019 Ohio High School Football AP State Polls – MaxPreps

Top 25 high school football rankings sponsored by Powerade Only one new team enters this week’s rankings. How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the eighth and final weekly Associated Press poll of 2019, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses).

Schools, Sports

Ohio State Mansfield Basketball Tip-Off Right Around The Corner

21 Oct , 2019  

It’s the time of year when high school football enters its final weeks collegiate and high school basketball seasons begin. With that comes the opening games for the 2019-2020 season for The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s men’s and women’s basketball squads. Both are members of the Ohio Regional Campus Conference (ORCC) which OSUM joined in 2010. The ORCC includes nine regional campuses from Ohio State, Ohio University, Akron, Wayne State, and Miami University. Read More

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Sports

Racing Series Returns To Mid-Ohio For First Time Since 1965

10 Oct , 2019  

The ARCA (Automobile Racing Club of America) Menards Series will return to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington for the first time since 1965 when it competes at the 2.258-mile, 13-turn road course on May 30, 2020. The race will be held in conjunction with the annual NASCAR XFINITY Series weekend, which in previous seasons had been scheduled in the month of August. The move to a new late spring date is to accommodate television coverage of the 2020 Summer Olympics. Read More

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Sports

American Rallycross Champions To Be Crowned at Mid-Ohio

30 Sep , 2019  

After making its inaugural appearance at Lexington’s Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in June, Americas Rallycross (ARX) returns for its final event of the 2019 season, the Cooper Tires ARX of Mid-Ohio Round 2, October 5-6. The racing is on an asphalt and dirt 0.761-mile temporary circuit constructed in the “keyhole” section of the facility with a jump included in the layout. Rallycross is the fastest growing form of racing in the world and ideally positioned to become a household sport since its birth in 2014 with the FIA World Rallycross (World RX). Read More

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Sports

National Auto Sport Association Championship Race Returns

14 Sep , 2019  

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is hosting the 14th annual National Auto Sport Association (NASA) Championships presented by Toyo Tires. More than 300 competitors in 26 classes will be on track, plus over 60 drivers racing in seven Time Trial classes. Last held at the permanent road course in North Central Ohio in 2012, NASA is returning to Mid-Ohio, the site of its inaugural championships event in 2006. Read More

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History & Tourism, Sports

When Mansfield Welcomed: Baseball’s Greatest Shortstop

13 Sep , 2019  

This story was first posted in October 2018. It would be difficult to over estimate the storied reputation of Honus Wagner in the world of professional baseball. Over 100 years after winning his eighth and final batting title – a National League record which remains in place to this day – Wagner is also well-known for the record prices set by the sale of his baseball cards. He was also, for a short time, a Mansfielder. Read More

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Schools, Sports

Senior High Tyger Footballers Form Bond With Younger Fans

7 Sep , 2019  

When Jordan Monica’s third-graders at Sherman Elementary School thought about signing a card of support for the Mansfield Senior High football team, they decided instead to express their Tyger pride in a much bigger way. The result was a life lesson about motivation, love and support and a lasting bond between teenage football players and their elementary-school admirers. Read More

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Sports

Football Season Begins

29 Aug , 2019  

The official start of Ohio football takes place on Friday night, and all Richland County high school teams are in action as crowds gather, bands play, and fall is in the air. As is traditional, almost all first week games are non-conference matches. Two of the contests pit one county school against another. Read More

Schools, Sports

Tygers Begin Season At Home

27 Aug , 2019  

The Mansfield Senior High Tygers will open the varsity football season against the Norwalk Truckers on Friday at 7 PM at Arlin Field. Pre-sale tickets for that game and for the entire six-game home schedule will go on sale Thursday in the athletic office. Single-game tickets will be $6 for adults, $4 for students and $4 for senior citizens who reside in the school district. Read More

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Schools, Sports

Scorestream Returns To 1812; Soccer Added

24 Aug , 2019  

Scoresteam returns to 1812Blockhouse this fall during the ten week season (more for those lucky teams that make the playoffs) of north central Ohio football. Each week, games featuring all Richland County high schools will be included, with current scores appearing on our front page; scroll down on mobile. Read More

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