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Youth 3-on-3 basketball tournament planned

Kenton Parks and Recreation will be presenting a 3-on-3 basketball tournament for children in grades 3-5 Thursday, June 13 at Murray Park on North Cherry Street. Registration begins at 8:30…

Handoffs to play key role for Ada 800-meter relay at state

Handoffs to play key role for Ada 800-meter relay at state

ADA — In a sprint relay, there are two critical factors – how fast the team members run and how well they hand off the baton to the next runner.…

Two-pronged approach to recruiting works well for Ada relay

ADA — It took some convincing. Ada needed to use both the carrot and the stick to get the boys 800-meter relay team it wanted this season. That paid off…

Wilcox off to state in ‘man’s race’

ADA — Ada junior Matthew Wilcox will be pulling double duty today at the state track meet. Wilcox, a member of the Bulldogs’ state-qualifying 800-meter relay team, also will compete…

Wildcats look for redemption and more at state track meet

Wildcats look for redemption and more at state track meet

“Really, really bad.” That was how Kaily Whitaker felt last spring when she, along with her Kenton teammates, finished ninth in the 4 by 100-meter relay in the finals at…

Archer impresses in first track season

ADA — Before the season started, the Ada track coaching staff was scouring the halls, trying to get more kids to come out for the spring sport. They found a…

Ada junior ready for first race at state meet

Ada junior ready for first race at state meet

ADA — There will be a lot of firsts for Ada junior Danny Klingler on Saturday. Klingler will be one of 11 track and field athletes to compete in the…

Ratcliff wins tourney at Belleville

Ratcliff wins tourney at Belleville

The Trophy Bassmasters have found a new favorite destination for club tournaments. Belleville Lake in Belleville, Mich., has quickly become one of the more productive stops of the tournament season.…

Shoot-Out winners advance

Shoot-Out winners advance

The Kenton Elks Lodge held its annual Soccer Shoot-Out last Thursday at the YMCA practice fields on Kenton’s west side. Finishing in first place were Chloe Hattery, girls under 8;…

Riverdale track awards

Riverdale track awards

Receiving awards during the Riverdale girls track banquet on Monday night were (from left, front) Araeha Dodge, cinder award; Laura Renteria, fouth year varsity letter; Aubreah Manns, running MVP; (back)…