Newark Catholic tops Shekinah

Newark Catholic tops Shekinah

The Shekinah Christian Flames stepped out of Mid-Ohio Christian Athletic League play Tuesday to take on a solid Newark Catholic squad but couldn’...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Ron Thomas Sr. Invitational returns

Ron Thomas Sr. Invitational returns

The Ron Thomas Sr. Wrestling Invitational returns to Jonathan Alder High School Saturday, Jan. 20.The annual event named in honor of the longtime Pion...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Big shots carry Alder

Big shots carry Alder

The Jonathan Alder High School boys basketball team had more turnovers than it had made baskets in the second half and overtime of a non-conference ga...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Game on? Game off?

Game on? Game off?

There’s a master calendar somewhere with a lot of red lines crossed through dates.Madison-Plains High School director of athletics Matt Mason is...

January 19th, 2018 |  


WJ places third at Yinger Inv.

Both the West Jefferson and Jonathan Alder high school wrestling teams competed last weekend in the Steve Yinger Memorial Invitational held at Nelsonv...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Up for grabs

Up for grabs

The high school basketball teams in Madison County are proving to be tough competition this season. As the seasons hit the midway point, squads are fi...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Cracking the polls

Cracking the polls

There are no Madison County boys or girls basketball teams in the top 10 of the latest Associated Press state basketball rankings but a couple squads ...

January 12th, 2018 |  


The Best of 2017

The Best of 2017

As the calendar turned from December to January and from 2017 to 2018, The Madison Press sports staff takes a look back at the biggest local sports st...

January 5th, 2018 |  


A banner night

A banner night

The 2017 Jonathan Alder High School softball team’s state final four banner was unveiled Wednesday, Dec. 20.Members of the 2017 Jonathan Alder H...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Lady Pioneers bounce back

Lady Pioneers bounce back

The Bellefontaine High School girls basketball team found itself in the wrong place at the wrong time.That place happened to be on the Jonathan Alder ...

December 23rd, 2017 |