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Despite losses, Tiger baseball rolls on
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Despite losses, Tiger baseball rolls on

Given the strength of the Suburban League National Conference, it would have taken a massive effort for Twinsburg baseball to finish 14-0 in league play. So much of baseball is responding to adversity, however, and the Tigers responded well to their first defeat of the season.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg boys tennis picking up momentum

With five athletes back from last year's 12-win squad, veteran Twinsburg head coach Michael Porinchak has been able to ease in his newcomers and mix lineups this season. Twinsburg posted a non-league 5-0 over Lyndhurst Brush April 13 as Porinchak mixed up his lineup.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Tiger softball drops a pair of conference games
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger softball drops a pair of conference games

HUDSON -- They had several baserunners. Unfortunately for the Lady Tigers, none of them got to touch home plate. The Twinsburg softball team suffered a commanding 9-0 defeat to Suburban League National Conference rival Hudson April 13 on the road.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
VIDEO: Twinsburg baseball wins tight game at Hudson
Apr 18, 2017 7:45 PM

VIDEO: Twinsburg baseball wins tight game at Hudson

Tigers use two sacrifice flies to beat Explorers 2-1

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
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Hudson routs Twinsburg softball
Apr 13, 2017 9:25 PM

Hudson routs Twinsburg softball

Lady Tigers have no answer for Mariah Duncan and Lady Explorers.

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger softball struggles against strong opposition

In a tough early stretch, the Twinsburg softball team is looking to find consistency against a strong schedule. Competing at the Akron Racers Tournament, the Tigers fell to Akron Hoban 12-2 and lost 10-5 to GlenOak April 9.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Sprinters shine but Tigers boys track loses to Bees

As is always the case, the Twinsburg boys track and field squad could be led by a deep sprint crew if early season indications hold up.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Twinsburg's next generation
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg's next generation

The Twinsburg sixth-grade boys travel basketball team just completed a successful season. The boys finished 39-6 this year with four tournament championships, including the season-ending Twinsburg Classic. Over the four year period, this team amassed an overall record of 143-29.

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Let's avoid making public vs. private debate too personal

Some people believe that private schools have an unjust advantage over public schools when they compete with each other. As the 2016-17 winter season came to a close March 25, we Ohio high school sports fans learned this. It was a darn good winter for the parochial schools.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg girls pull out solid win at Brecksville

Scoring from a variety of events led to a strong league victory by the Twinsburg girls track and field team. Twinsburg won 70-58 at Brecksville-Broadview Heights April 4 to move to 2-0 in the Suburban League National Conference dual portion of the campaign.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
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Tigers rout Stow to stay unbeaten
Apr 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Tigers rout Stow to stay unbeaten

TWINSBURG -- Given the fact that snow hit Northeast Ohio last week, Twinsburg and Stow-Munroe Falls baseball had to feel great when i felt like spring April 10 when the two teams met at Dodge Field. The results of the contest gave the two teams different feelings.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Apr 10, 2017 8:12 PM

Big inning leads Twinsburg baseball past Stow

Seven runs in the fifth inning keep Tigers unbeaten

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
Mother Nature taking toll on Twinsburg softball early
Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Mother Nature taking toll on Twinsburg softball early

The Twinsburg softball is eager to hit the field for the 2017 season as the usual battle with Mother Nature takes place. With a solid nucleus back, the Lady Tigers were set to open the season March 30 at Brecksville, but rain showers negated the opener.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger boys track survives cold to get past Bears

The season got under way for the Twinsburg High boys track and field team and a busy early season schedule was highlighted by a victory to open the season.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Depth leads Twinsburg girls track past Bears
Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Depth leads Twinsburg girls track past Bears

It's always good to win your season opening meet and the Twinsburg girls track and field squad opened the season on the winning side. Twinsburg posted an impressive 77-59 win over host North Royalton in a brisk Suburban League National Conference dual meet opener March 28.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Soggy Tigers win first three games
Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Soggy Tigers win first three games

Like everyone in Northeast Ohio, Twinsburg baseball was hit by the non-stop-rain blues for much of the last week. However, the Tigers were able to get three games in between the raindrops in week one of the season -- and results were posittive for Twinsburg.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Apr 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger boys open season with sweep of Eagles

Twinsburg's boys tennis team was able to get its season opener in during a stretch of steady rains recently, and the Tigers were victorious 5-0. The Tigers, who return five players from last year's 12-5 unit, opened the spring with a 5-0 win over visiting North Olmsted March 30.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Changes set, but hopes high for Tiger softball
Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Changes set, but hopes high for Tiger softball

A few position changes and some big graduation losses may have the Twinsburg softball team on a learning curve for a bit, but the Tigers have plenty of talent and experience for this spring.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
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New coaches, new athletes to lead Tiger boys
Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM

New coaches, new athletes to lead Tiger boys

Once again, the Twinsburg boys track and field program has a talented mix of athletes to compete this spring. The Tigers will miss a strong senior class, led by gifted sprinter Justin Kimble, who qualified for the state championships in two events for the Tigers.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Twinsburg boys tennis looking for big spring
Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg boys tennis looking for big spring

Returning young talent is the best kind to have. Just ask Twinsburg boys tennis coach Michael Porinchak. The Tigers return five players from last year's 12-5 squad and three of those athletes are underclassmen.

By Steve Batko Correspondent