Baseball: Ohio wins home-opener over Shawnee State, 9-1

Bob Wren Stadium — The Ohio Bobcats (9-6) scored six runs during their first three rounds to the plate and coasted the rest of the way towards a home-opening win over Shawnee State, 9-1, in Athens on Thursday. OHIO center fielder Spencer Ibarra set the tone early for the Bobcats, knocking a two-run home run (his second…

Baseball: ‘Cats cruise to season-opening win over La Salle

  South Carolina — To begin their season on a high note, the Ohio Bobcats dominated the La Salle Exploreres, 10-2, at Lexington Stadium on Friday. In the club’s fourth consecutive opening-day victory, OHIO was led by designated hitter Michael Klein, who tallied three hits, scored two runs and knocked in four more runs. Klein opened the…

Bills’ defense leads AFC to Pro Bowl victory

Orlando, Florida — Competitiveness was finally brought back to the annual Pro Bowl. On Sunday in Orlando, the match-up between the AFC and NFC came down to key defensive stops down the stretch in a 20-13 victory for the American Football Conference. In recent years, the Pro Bowl got a bad rap for its lack of…

Week 16 NFL Picks

Overall Record: 143-79-2 Week 16 picks: (Starting 0-1 after the Giants loss to Philadelphia on Thursday night) Dolphins 17, Bills 20 The Bills stayed in the playoff hunt with a dominating win over Cleveland last week. LeSean McCoy gets another favorable matchup against Miami’s 30th-ranked run defense. MIA: M. Moore — 224 yards, 2 TD…

Week 14 Picks

Week 13 record: 9-6 Correct: Bengals, Patriots, Broncos, Packers, Bears, Raiders, Cardinals, Seahawks, Cowboys Incorrect: Falcons, Saints, Dolphins, Giants, Chargers, Jets Overall Record: 122-68-2 Week 14 picks: (*Starting 1-0) Redskins 31, Eagles 17 The Eagles defense has came back to earth. Kirk Cousins, after a tough matchup in Arizona, shreds Philadelphia just like Andy Dalton…