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Recent articles by Cliff:

Defense dominant again for Jackson girls lacrosse as Polar Bears reach regional finals

The Jackson girls lacrosse team showcased a dominant defense for a second straight game as the Polar Bears downed Avon in a regional semifinal. → Read More

Led by Delaney Ellis, Marlee Pireu, Perry softball ready for anything in OHSAA tournament

Two returning players from Perry's state championship team in 2021 helped the Panthers overcome an early deficit and advance to the sectional finals. → Read More

'We want to build on it': Stakes raised, standard high for Jackson boys lacrosse this year

The Jackson Polar Bears boys lacrosse team is not resting on its laurels as it brings back nearly its entire squad from a team that went 19-3 in 2021. → Read More

Senior point guard Halle Ignacio is often an unsung hero for the Jackson girls basketball team

Halle Ignacio makes an impact for Jackson in ways that don't show up in the scorebook and is a big reason why the team is headed to the state semifinals. → Read More

'Ultimate team player' Emma Dretke powers Jackson girls basketball to first OHSAA state tournament

Emma Dretke made several key plays late to help the Jackson Polar Bears reach the state girls basketball tournament for the first time. → Read More

McKinley graduate Maurice Miller takes the "Mo Show" to the UFC Contender Series

Miller is set to face Brandon Lewis with a possible UFC contract on the line on Tuesday at 8 p.m. on ESPN plus on the Dana White UFC Contender Series → Read More

Steve Atwater filled with gratitude for others upon his Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement

Gratitude was the theme of Atwater's speech on Saturday. The former hard-hitting safety spent most of his time talking about others Saturday night. → Read More

Tokyo Olympics: Getting to know The Fastest Man in Rugby, USA star Carlin Isles of Jackson

A bio of former standout Jackson High School athlete Carlin Isles. Isles is a member of the USA Olympic Rugby team. → Read More

Hoover's Faith Kiko leads way for Canton-area athletes on 2021 All-Ohio softball team

Hoover's Faith Kiko and Marlington's Angela Cirone were the top area honorees on the All-Ohio softball team. → Read More

'Confident' Maddox Kruger keeps focus, wins First Tee of Canton Junior Tour opener

Maddox Kruger opened his final First Tee of Canton Junior Tour with a victory at Pleasant View Golf Course. → Read More

Junior Camryn Meek leading the way on defense for the Jackson girls lacrosse team

Camryn Meek is perhaps the most important cog on Jackson's dominant defense as the strong-side defender. → Read More

Louisville wrestling team reflects on the challenges of a season unlike any other

The Louisville wrestling team has yet to wrestle a match with its entire team in the lineup due to the injuries and the coronavirus. → Read More

Area high school results

GlenOak boys basketball holds off Lake. Central Catholic boys basketball suffers a narrow setback. Minerva boys basketball defeats Alliance. → Read More

Fast start has Marlington girls basketball dreaming big

The Marlington girls basketball team is off to a perfect start to the 2020-21 season, highlighted by a memorable league road win earlier this month. → Read More

Canton South head football coach Greg Reed steps down

Greg Reed resigned after four seasons, highlighted by this past fall when the Canton South Wildcats enjoyed one of their best seasons in a decade. → Read More

Ho-Ho-Hole-in-one; First Tee of Canton brings holiday cheer to its volunteers

The First Tee of Canton replaced one holiday tradition with another due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Perry boys soccer wraps up memorable regular season

The Perry Panthers earned their first victory over Jackson in program history last week as part of their breakout 2020 regular season. → Read More

Louisville volleyball player Paige Cole sets career kills record

Paige Cole enjoyed a record-setting night in a win over Manchester. → Read More

Saturday Canton-area high school box scores

A look at Saturday’s action. → Read More

Saturday Canton-area high school box scores

A look at Saturday’s action. → Read More