The late long-distance swimmer Walter Poenisch (PAYN'-ish) of central Ohio has been named to the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
Marietta College men and women both win their OAC Conference tournament openers; Parkersburg South knocks off George Washington in boys hoops; Williamstown and St. Marys win in girls tournament openers.
Our honoree is Katie Rauch from Warren High School. Katie is a three-sport athlete for the Warriors. She is three-time All-League and All-District basketball player. She has earned All-League and district second team honors on the soccer field.
Jason Carter and Jaaron Simmons combine for 46 points to carry the Ohio Bobcats to a 79-62 victory over Miami.
Pittsburgh Steeler assistant coach Joey Porter is fined on a disorderly conduct charge for a run in at a bar last month.