You have reached your limit of free articles this month.

Enjoy unlimited access to SpringfieldNewsSun.com

Starting at just 99¢ for 8 weeks.

GREAT REASONS TO SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

  • IN-DEPTH REPORTING
  • INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING
  • NEW TOPICS & COVERAGE
  • ePAPER
X

You have read of premium articles.

Get unlimited access to all of our breaking news, in-depth coverage and interactive features. Starting at just 99c for 8 weeks.

X

Welcome to SpringfieldNewsSun.com

Your source for Clark and Champaign counties’ hometown news. All readers have free access to a limited number of stories every month.

If you are a News-Sun subscriber, please take a moment to login for unlimited access.


advertisement

advertisement


Latest from Jay Morrison

200 items
Results 1 - 20 of 200 Next 
Wright State baseball beat No. 10 Clemson again
 The Wright State baseball team did it again Sunday, upsetting No. 10 Clemson in the rubber match of the season-opening series. The Raiders (2-1) jumped on the Tigers for three runs in the second inning and never looked back on their way to a 10-2 triumph. Freshman Seth Gray, a Shawnee graduate, launched his first collegiate home run to plate...

Posted: 5 hours ago

The Wright State baseball team did it again Sunday, upsetting No. 10 Clemson in the rubber match of the season-opening series. The Raiders (2-1) jumped on the Tigers for three runs in the second inning and never looked back on their way to a 10-2 triumph. Freshman Seth Gray, a Shawnee graduate, launched his first collegiate home run to plate...
Wright State dilemma: Coddle fatigue or challenge the fight
 Wright State finds itself in the middle of a tough stretch, which in turns leaves coach Scott Nagy with a tough decision. Saturday’s 74-68 double-overtime win at Cleveland State had Nagy second guessing the practice plan he’s been using with the regular season grinding to its conclusion. “We were so soft in the first half...

Posted: 5 hours ago

Wright State finds itself in the middle of a tough stretch, which in turns leaves coach Scott Nagy with a tough decision. Saturday’s 74-68 double-overtime win at Cleveland State had Nagy second guessing the practice plan he’s been using with the regular season grinding to its conclusion. “We were so soft in the first half...
Reds sign Raburn to minor-league deal
 The Cincinnati Reds signed infielder/outfielder Ryan Raburn to a minor-league contract Sunday. Raburn is a 10-year veteran who has spent time with the Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Indians and Colorado Rockies. He hit .220 in 113 games with Colorado last season. He owns a career average of .253 with a .317 on-base percentage to go with 91 home...

Posted: 5 hours ago

The Cincinnati Reds signed infielder/outfielder Ryan Raburn to a minor-league contract Sunday. Raburn is a 10-year veteran who has spent time with the Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Indians and Colorado Rockies. He hit .220 in 113 games with Colorado last season. He owns a career average of .253 with a .317 on-base percentage to go with 91 home...
Edwards scores 1,000th at Purdue: Five things to know
 Vince Edwards became the 50th player in Purdue history to reach 1,000 points Saturday during an 80-63 victory against Michigan State. Edwards, a junior from Middletown High School, reached the milestone on a three-point play early in the second half. He is averaging 11.7 points, 4.9 rebounds and 3.1 assists for the Boilermakers, who are 22-5...

Posted: 9 hours ago

Vince Edwards became the 50th player in Purdue history to reach 1,000 points Saturday during an 80-63 victory against Michigan State. Edwards, a junior from Middletown High School, reached the milestone on a three-point play early in the second half. He is averaging 11.7 points, 4.9 rebounds and 3.1 assists for the Boilermakers, who are 22-5...
5 things to know about Wright State win at Cleveland State
 Wright State accomplished more in 10 minutes of overtime than it did in 20 minutes of a soft and shaky first half, and that was enough for the Raiders to survive last-place Cleveland State. Junior guard Grant Benzinger scored six of his game-high 26 points in the second overtime while adding 10 rebounds to help WSU pull out a 74-68 victory...

Posted: a day ago

Wright State accomplished more in 10 minutes of overtime than it did in 20 minutes of a soft and shaky first half, and that was enough for the Raiders to survive last-place Cleveland State. Junior guard Grant Benzinger scored six of his game-high 26 points in the second overtime while adding 10 rebounds to help WSU pull out a 74-68 victory...
Wright State outlasts Cleveland State in double OT
 Grant Benzinger scored six of his 26 points in the second overtime as Wright State survived against last-place Cleveland State with a 74-68 road win Saturday at the Wolstein Center. Benzinger carried the WSU offense while leading scorer Mark Alstork spent more than 17 minutes on the bench after picking up a first-half technical. Benzinger...

Posted: a day ago

Grant Benzinger scored six of his 26 points in the second overtime as Wright State survived against last-place Cleveland State with a 74-68 road win Saturday at the Wolstein Center. Benzinger carried the WSU offense while leading scorer Mark Alstork spent more than 17 minutes on the bench after picking up a first-half technical. Benzinger...
College Basketball Preview: Wright State at Cleveland State
 Who: Wright State (18-9, 9-5) at Cleveland State (8-19, 4-11) When: 3:30 p.m. Saturday TV: Spectrum Sports, ESPN3 Radio: 106.5-FM Series: Wright State leads 34-33 and has won three in a row. Coaches: Scott Nagy is 18-9 at Wright State and 428-249 in 22 seasons overall. Gary Waters is 193-169 in his 11th season at Cleveland State and 364-304...

Posted: 2 days ago

Who: Wright State (18-9, 9-5) at Cleveland State (8-19, 4-11) When: 3:30 p.m. Saturday TV: Spectrum Sports, ESPN3 Radio: 106.5-FM Series: Wright State leads 34-33 and has won three in a row. Coaches: Scott Nagy is 18-9 at Wright State and 428-249 in 22 seasons overall. Gary Waters is 193-169 in his 11th season at Cleveland State and 364-304...
WSU’s Hughes enjoying basketball birthday
 Wright State sophomore guard Mark Hughes kicked off his birthday weekend in exciting fashion Thursday night, and he’s hoping it continues Saturday at Cleveland State. Hughes was able to spend his 20th birthday in his hometown of Youngstown on Wednesday, and the next time he played a key role in helping the Raiders hold off the...

Posted: 2 days ago

Wright State sophomore guard Mark Hughes kicked off his birthday weekend in exciting fashion Thursday night, and he’s hoping it continues Saturday at Cleveland State. Hughes was able to spend his 20th birthday in his hometown of Youngstown on Wednesday, and the next time he played a key role in helping the Raiders hold off the...
Wright State gets key late stop for road win at Youngstown State
 The Wright State Raiders threw everything they could at Horizon League leading scorer Cameron Morse, and nothing worked as the Youngstown State junior guard poured in 35 points. But in the closing seconds with the Penguins trailing by three, WSU made sure once Morse gave up the ball he didn’t get it back, forcing a Brett Franz 3-pointer...

Posted: 3 days ago

The Wright State Raiders threw everything they could at Horizon League leading scorer Cameron Morse, and nothing worked as the Youngstown State junior guard poured in 35 points. But in the closing seconds with the Penguins trailing by three, WSU made sure once Morse gave up the ball he didn’t get it back, forcing a Brett Franz 3-pointer...
Alstork leads Raiders past Penguins
 Mark Alstork and the Wright State Raiders withstood a huge night from Horizon League leading scorer Cameron Morse on Saturday night to pull out an 84-81 road win at Youngstown State’s Beeghly Center. Morse scored 28 of his game-high 35 points in the second half, including 16 straight for the Penguins as they closed within 76-75 with...

Posted: 3 days ago

Mark Alstork and the Wright State Raiders withstood a huge night from Horizon League leading scorer Cameron Morse on Saturday night to pull out an 84-81 road win at Youngstown State’s Beeghly Center. Morse scored 28 of his game-high 35 points in the second half, including 16 straight for the Penguins as they closed within 76-75 with...
Mock Draft 1.0: Who will the Bengals select in the first round?
 With the Super Bowl in the rear-view mirror, the speculative season begins, and nothing says speculation like mock drafts. Especially when teams haven’t even started to shape their 2017 rosters through free agency, the start of which is still more than three weeks away. And some of the players considered top prospects could bomb at...

Posted: 3 days ago

With the Super Bowl in the rear-view mirror, the speculative season begins, and nothing says speculation like mock drafts. Especially when teams haven’t even started to shape their 2017 rosters through free agency, the start of which is still more than three weeks away. And some of the players considered top prospects could bomb at...
8 Buckeyes invited to NFL Combine
 The NFL released the official list of NFL Combine invites Wednesday, and it includes eight Ohio State Buckeyes. Wide receiver Noah Brown, cornerback Gareon Conley, center Pat Elfein, safety Malik Hooker, punter Cameron Johnston, safety Marshon Lattimore, linebacker Raekwon McMillan and running back Curtis Samuel will represent OSU when the...

Posted: 4 days ago

The NFL released the official list of NFL Combine invites Wednesday, and it includes eight Ohio State Buckeyes. Wide receiver Noah Brown, cornerback Gareon Conley, center Pat Elfein, safety Malik Hooker, punter Cameron Johnston, safety Marshon Lattimore, linebacker Raekwon McMillan and running back Curtis Samuel will represent OSU when the...
Could the Browns be headed for Hard Knocks?
 The Cleveland Browns are one of eight teams the NFL can force to participate in this season’s Hard Knocks, the award-winning HBO series that chronicles a team from the start of training camp until final cutdown day. Twenty-four of the 32 teams in the league can opt out of participating this year based on a resolution league owners passed...

Posted: 4 days ago

The Cleveland Browns are one of eight teams the NFL can force to participate in this season’s Hard Knocks, the award-winning HBO series that chronicles a team from the start of training camp until final cutdown day. Twenty-four of the 32 teams in the league can opt out of participating this year based on a resolution league owners passed...
Bengals sign free-agent cornerback
 The Cincinnati Bengals have signed free agent cornerback Bené Benwikere, accoring to a report from USA Today’s Tom Pelissero. Benwikere’s agent, Bardia Ghahremani also Tweeted the news, although the Bengals have yet to officially announce the signing. A fifth-round pick by Carolina in 2014, Benwikere appeared in 27 games...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Cincinnati Bengals have signed free agent cornerback Bené Benwikere, accoring to a report from USA Today’s Tom Pelissero. Benwikere’s agent, Bardia Ghahremani also Tweeted the news, although the Bengals have yet to officially announce the signing. A fifth-round pick by Carolina in 2014, Benwikere appeared in 27 games...
Who do the experts think the Bengals will take in first round of NFL Draft?
 Mock draft season is in full swing even though free agency has yet to begin and no one truly knows what each team will need when the NFL Draft gets underway April 27 in Philadelphia. The Cincinnati Bengals are picking in the top 10 for the first time since 2011 when they selected A.J. Green fourth overall. Who will they take at No. 9? We...

Posted: 5 days ago

Mock draft season is in full swing even though free agency has yet to begin and no one truly knows what each team will need when the NFL Draft gets underway April 27 in Philadelphia. The Cincinnati Bengals are picking in the top 10 for the first time since 2011 when they selected A.J. Green fourth overall. Who will they take at No. 9? We...
Wright State picked to repeat as Horizon League baseball champs
 The Wright State baseball team has been picked to repeat as champions in the Horizon League preseason poll released Tuesday morning. The Raiders received six of seven first-place votes and 47 poll points to finish ahead of second place Illinois-Chicago, which received the other first-place vote and 40 poll points. Under the direction of first-year...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Wright State baseball team has been picked to repeat as champions in the Horizon League preseason poll released Tuesday morning. The Raiders received six of seven first-place votes and 47 poll points to finish ahead of second place Illinois-Chicago, which received the other first-place vote and 40 poll points. Under the direction of first-year...
What’s the franchise tag and how will Bengals use it?
 While the new NFL year doesn’t officially begin until March 9, the Cincinnati Bengals can take the first big step toward shaping their 2017 roster at 4 p.m. Wednesday, which is when teams are allowed to use their franchise tag. However it’s not expected the Bengals will use it. The franchise tag essentially delays free agency...

Posted: 5 days ago

While the new NFL year doesn’t officially begin until March 9, the Cincinnati Bengals can take the first big step toward shaping their 2017 roster at 4 p.m. Wednesday, which is when teams are allowed to use their franchise tag. However it’s not expected the Bengals will use it. The franchise tag essentially delays free agency...
Mitchell’s triple-double lifts WSU past Green Bay
 Coaches usually don’t give their players stat updates during the game, but Wright State assistant Sharif Chambliss made an exception for a special performance. During a timeout in the closing minutes of Saturday night’s game against Wisconsin-Green Bay, Chambliss let junior guard Justin Mitchell know he was one rebound shy of...

Posted: 8 days ago

Coaches usually don’t give their players stat updates during the game, but Wright State assistant Sharif Chambliss made an exception for a special performance. During a timeout in the closing minutes of Saturday night’s game against Wisconsin-Green Bay, Chambliss let junior guard Justin Mitchell know he was one rebound shy of...
Final: Wright State 88, Green Bay 79
 Justin Mitchell recorded his first career triple-double and just the third in Wright State history Saturday night to lead the Raiders to an 88-79 victory against Green Bay at the Nutter Center. In addition to scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 rebounds, Mitchell had a career-high 10 assists for the program’s first triple-double since...

Posted: 8 days ago

Justin Mitchell recorded his first career triple-double and just the third in Wright State history Saturday night to lead the Raiders to an 88-79 victory against Green Bay at the Nutter Center. In addition to scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 rebounds, Mitchell had a career-high 10 assists for the program’s first triple-double since...
WSU women lock down UIC late, extend win streak to 11
 The first-place Wright State women came into Saturday’s game with a 10-game winning streak and 11 more league wins than last-place Illinois-Chicago. But with less than two minutes left in the third quarter, the Flames were only down two points. Then the WSU defense clamped down, holding UIC without a field goal on its next 15 possessions...

Posted: 8 days ago

The first-place Wright State women came into Saturday’s game with a 10-game winning streak and 11 more league wins than last-place Illinois-Chicago. But with less than two minutes left in the third quarter, the Flames were only down two points. Then the WSU defense clamped down, holding UIC without a field goal on its next 15 possessions...
200 items
Results 1 - 20 of 200 Next 

advertisement

advertisement