Barberton seniors Riley Ries and Macy Kaisk have committed to continue their academic and athletic careers at Cleveland State University as members of the Vikings softball team.
“Riley and Macy have played together since they were seven years old and are excited to continue their playing careers together for coach [Becky] Norris and Cleveland State,” said Barberton coach Steve Kaisk, who is also Macy’s father.
Ries and Kaisk will both sign their national letter of intent in November.
Ries, a catcher, is a 2014 All-Northeast Ohio and Honorable Mention All-Ohio selection. She also plays basketball.To read more or comment...
The Archbishop Hoban and St. Vincent-St. Mary football teams will renew acquaintances at 7 p.m. Friday at InfoCision Stadium on the campus of the University of Akron.
Sticking with tradition, the winner of the game will get the Ancient Order of Hibernians’ Shillelagh Trophy.
The series has had two long streaks recently. The Irish have won the past seven games since 2007, after the Knights put together nine consecutive victories in the rivalry game from 1998-2006.
Coach Dan Boarman is 7-0 against Hoban since being named St. V-M coach after a successful 17-year stint as Copley’s coach. This will be the second game in the rivalry for Hoban coach Tim Tyrrell.To read more or comment...
Firestone defeated North 4-0 in a boys soccer match Tuesday to clinch the City Series championship at the Copley Road Soccer Complex.
A few players’ names were inaccurately reported to the Akron Beacon Journal.
The four players who scored goals in the second half for Firestone were senior Joshua Hendrickson, sophomore Sean Cooke, senior Lucien Milford and senior Brian Gomez.To read more or comment...
The Copley, Revere and Western Reserve Academy boys soccer teams are ranked No. 1 in their respective division in the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association state polls.
Copley is atop the Division I list, Revere is atop the Division II list and WRA is atop the Division III list.
Revere is the defending state champion in Division II.
Hudson is No. 7 in Division I.To read more or comment...