« News / Sports

FEMALE ATHLETE OF YEAR: Newton Falls’ Izzy Kline

Record-setting Tiger capped busy career with state crown

Field set for AJGA event

Sunday's qualifier completes the competitive list

Once again, Scrappers rally for win

Potent offense comes through for third straight win

The Vindicator's Top Spring Athletes for 2018

The Vindicator sports staff's picks for the top spring athletes in 2018.

Tease photo

Tim Porter on fathers, sons, golf and life

(Tim responds to a few questions about raising great sons who are also great competitors.)

Tease photo

FIELD Izzy Kline Newton Falls

Izzy Kline was favored to win a state title in the shot put and expected to do well in the discus

Tease photo

SOFTBALL PITCHER Allison Smith Champion

When your team is a defending state champion, get ready to face your opponents’ best efforts.

Tease photo

FIELD Dominic Perry Crestview

During a regular-season track meet, a Crestview assistant coach posed a question to Dominic Perry.

Tease photo

LaCrosse Isabella Kelty Canfield

Although she’s already scored more than 100 goals, Canfield sophomore lacrosse player Isabella Kelty

Tease photo

LaCrosse Devin Whitaker Boardman

Devin Whitaker made sweet sounds this spring. The Boardman boys lacrosse forward was going to two

Tease photo

SOFTBALL HITTER Megan Turner Champion

It’s no wonder that math is Megan Turner’s favorite subject. The numbers have added up nicely for

Tease photo

BASEBALL PITCHER Sebastian Lay Jackson-Milton

Sebastian Lay admits that he over-achieved on the mound. The Jackson-Milton pitcher didn’t look

Tease photo

BASEBALL HITTER Ben Rivera South Range

Ben Rivera isn’t the tallest or most intimidating baseball player. But he came up big when South

Tease photo

RUGBY Rayshawn Perkins East

East rugby player Rayshawn Perkins never thought about winning a state title. He just wanted to try

Tease photo

TRACK Jahniya Bowers East

East sprinter Jahniya Bowers made state as a sophomore in 2017, but didn’t place. She worked the