Hoover will turn to one of its most famous alums to take control of its boys basketball program. Todd Blackledge will be recommended as the new head coach at the April 16th Hoover Board of Education meeting.
ESPN college football analyst Todd Blackledge, former Hoover girls head coach Paul Wackerly, current Hoover assistant Chad Pado, and former Benedictine head coach Robert Stircula are four of the eight coaches who received initial interviews over the weekend.
A basket that would have brought Stark County to within two points of Summit County was waved off at the Plain Rotary Stark-Summit All-Star Basketball Game on Wednesday night at Malone University. Summit would go on to prevail 71-65.
Streetsboro’s Daniel Sapp poured in 31 points and pulled down 23 rebounds to lead Summit County to a 118-110 victory over Stark County in the 26th Annual Plain Rotary Stark-Summit All-Star Game at Malone University on Wednesday.
The St. Thomas Aquinas Knights are heading for the boys basketball final four for just the second time in school history. The first trip came on the heels of a surrealistic night ending with the death of a head coach. The first of two articles.
A Division I regional loss was as hard as one might envision for Jackson head coach Tim Debevec. When the coach thought about the Bears’ five key seniors seeing their high school careers come to an end, it became even harder.
In order for Hoover to beat Princeton, it was going to take an out-of-body experience on the floor. Yes Princeton had more talent.
This was one of those games, though, where it seemed like heart and effort just might pull it out.
Lake's season ended Saturday, when Cleveland East Tech beat the Blue Streaks 62-60 in overtime in the Division I regional final at the Wolstein Center, one win short of their goal of reaching the state tournament.
North Canton Hoover dominated the paint, the turnovers and the transitions Friday night against Dublin Coffman in a Division I state semifinal. Why were they looking for signs of luck? They didn’t really need it in pulling away from Dublin Coffman.