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Softball beats Hudson to continue hot streak
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Softball beats Hudson to continue hot streak

TWINSBURG -- During the first half of the season, the Twinsburg softball team suffered defeats to Hudson, Stow-Munroe Falls, Nordonia and Brecksville-Broadview Heights.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Twinsburg boys run well at Optimist, smoke Falls
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg boys run well at Optimist, smoke Falls

With a mix of experienced and young athletes, the Twinsburg boys track team is scoring well in big meets and gained a late-season dual league win against Cuyahoga Falls.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Williams' no-hitter leads Tigers
May 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Williams' no-hitter leads Tigers

TWINSBURG -- When Twinsburg baseball played its first game with Cuyahoga Falls May 3 at Water Works Park, the Black Tigers gave it everything it could handle. Twinsburg took an early 5-0 lead over Falls, only to see the Black Tigers rally to tie it at 5-5.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
May 8, 2017 7:43 PM

Twinsburg's Sean Williams pitches no-hitter vs. Cuyahoga Falls

Junior strikes out 10 Black Tigers as Twinsburg gets 11-1 win in six innings

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
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Fast start leads Twinsburg softball past Hudson
May 3, 2017 6:56 PM

Fast start leads Twinsburg softball past Hudson

Lady Tigers score three runs in the first en route to win over the Lady Explorers.

Tigers split close games with Knights
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Tigers split close games with Knights

Last season, Twinsburg baseball suffered six losses. Half of those defeats came against one opponent: Nordonia. While coach Don Jones insisted this year's series with the Knights did not have any extra significance, there was certainly some intensity when the two neighbors met last week.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger boys track puts up quality times vs. Knights

Continuing to make strides, the Twinsburg boys track and field squad had some impressive individual marks in a shortened stretch because of inclement weather. Head coach Dalanda Jackson has a solid mix of veterans and youth, and wants her club to get some work in.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg girls track showing improvement

A young and talented Twinsburg girls track team is looking to get better as the regular season winds down. Head coach Sarah Kmet saw only a portion of her athletes compete at the 22nd annual Bulldog Invitational April 29 hosted by Poland Seminary High.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Twinsburg softball primed for postseason run
May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg softball primed for postseason run

The Twinsburg softball squad is looking to carry some momentum into the post season. Winning a couple of close games and almost upsetting Brecksville in league play could bode well for Twinsburg's confidence heading into the stretch drive.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Young Tiger boys show promise against top foes
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Young Tiger boys show promise against top foes

The Twinsburg boys track and field team could surprise at any time as the Tigers have some promising young talent under first year head coach Dalanda Jackson. The young Tigers placed 11th out of 23 schools at the coveted 62nd annual Comet Relays, hosted by Amherst Steele High April 22.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
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Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger boys tennis looks to excel at league tournament

Twinsburg's boys tennis squad hopes to continue with its good momentum towards tournament play as the Tigers hope to score well down the stretch. Head coach Michael Porinchak has a solid corps for the team against the rest of the league, which has improved this season.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Tiger girls earn fourth place at Comet Relays
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger girls earn fourth place at Comet Relays

Twinsburg's girls track and field squad has the ability to fare well in dual meets as well as performing at big invitationals. Head coach Sarah Kmet was pleased with many of the results of the latest big meet finish.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Tigers settle for split with Hudson
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Tigers settle for split with Hudson

TWINSBURG -- The battles between Twinsburg and Hudson baseball have featured clashes of style and personality over the years.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Twinsburg Tiger softball breaks out with five victories
Apr 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg Tiger softball breaks out with five victories

Gaining some strong chemistry, the Twinsburg softball team survived a hectic period on the schedule and did just fine. The Tigers went 5-1 in a week. "We had a busy week playing six games and we finished the week at 5-1," said pleased head coach Chris Shaffer.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Apr 24, 2017 7:55 PM

Hudson shuts down Twinsburg baseball

Early home run leads Explorers past Tigers

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
Despite losses, Tiger baseball rolls on
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Despite losses, Tiger baseball rolls on

Given the strength of the Suburban League National Conference, it would have taken a massive effort for Twinsburg baseball to finish 14-0 in league play. So much of baseball is responding to adversity, however, and the Tigers responded well to their first defeat of the season.

By Michael Leonard Sports Editor
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg boys tennis picking up momentum

With five athletes back from last year's 12-win squad, veteran Twinsburg head coach Michael Porinchak has been able to ease in his newcomers and mix lineups this season. Twinsburg posted a non-league 5-0 over Lyndhurst Brush April 13 as Porinchak mixed up his lineup.

By Steve Batko Correspondent
Tiger softball drops a pair of conference games
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger softball drops a pair of conference games

HUDSON -- They had several baserunners. Unfortunately for the Lady Tigers, none of them got to touch home plate. The Twinsburg softball team suffered a commanding 9-0 defeat to Suburban League National Conference rival Hudson April 13 on the road.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
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VIDEO: Twinsburg baseball wins tight game at Hudson
Apr 18, 2017 7:45 PM

VIDEO: Twinsburg baseball wins tight game at Hudson

Tigers use two sacrifice flies to beat Explorers 2-1

By Michael Leonard | Sports Editor
Hudson routs Twinsburg softball
Apr 13, 2017 9:25 PM

Hudson routs Twinsburg softball

Lady Tigers have no answer for Mariah Duncan and Lady Explorers.