Galion Inquirer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://galioninquirer.com/section/SPORTS http://galioninquirer.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 1 Nov 2014 04:44:26 EST 1800 Pleasant tames Tigers 40-21 http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150380668/Pleasant-tames-Tigers-40-21 Kyle Galyk rushed for 230 yards and scored four touchdowns as the undefeated Pleasant Spartans topped the Galion Tigers 40-21 at Unckrich Stadium Friday night in the final game of the regular season. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:46:03 EST Book signing planned for Buckeye kids book http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372940/Book-signing-planned-for-Buckeye-kids-book On Nov. 1, author Darla Hall will host a public book signing at the OSU Barnes and Noble Bookstore to introduce her new children's activity book, Go Buckeyes Activity Book. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:25:07 EST Knicks spoil Cavs’ electric night http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372880/Knicks-spoil-Cavs-electric-night CLEVELAND - The night began with a confetti toss and ended in bitter disappointment. In between, the cautions of the players and coach David Blatt throughout the preseason of how long it will take the Cavs to figure things out rang... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:14:03 EST Team nearing three-year, $30 million extension with Anderson Varejao http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372867/Team-nearing-three-year-$30-million-extension-with-Anderson-Varejao CLEVELAND - Anderson Varejao and the Cavaliers are closing in on a three-year extension worth about $30 million, a league source with knowledge of the talks confirmed to the Beacon Journal. The deal should be announced within the next few... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:10:03 EST Moment got to LeBron http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372853/Moment-got-to-LeBron CLEVELAND - For one of the few times in his basketball life, the enormity of the moment seemed to get to LeBron James. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:07:02 EST Browns trying to figure out sluggish running game http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372842/Browns-trying-to-figure-out-sluggish-running-game The Browns running game was one of the team's biggest strengths early in the season. Now, it's become a crutch in the wake of Pro Bowl center Alex Mack's season-ending leg injury. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:02:03 EST Buckeyes say recent events put focus squarely on Illini http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372826/Buckeyes-say-recent-events-put-focus-squarely-on-Illini A week ago, there would have been every reason to think that Ohio State players would have trouble keeping their minds focused on the final game of October. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:59:05 EST Chaput living the dream his father deferred http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372812/Chaput-living-the-dream-his-father-deferred In 2010, center Michael Chaput was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers, the same team that drafted his father, Alain, in 1977. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:56:03 EST Soccer: Crew enters playoffs short on postseason experience http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150372805/Soccer:-Crew-enters-playoffs-short-on-postseason-experience A sign in the hallway outside the locker rooms at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, Colo., informs visitors how high they are above sea level. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:52:03 EST Matt Weber continues pursuit of landing his dream job http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150358699/Matt-Weber-continues-pursuit-of-landing-his-dream-job Matt Weber — a 2002 Galion High School graduate — continues to progress through the ranks of professional auto racing as he pursues living his dream of some day being a NASCAR crew chief. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:25:05 EST Brooks, Nay starring collegiately http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150361862/Brooks-Nay-starring-collegiately Two former Galion High School football stars have been performing quite well this season for their respective collegiate teams. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:23:02 EST LeBron starts new journey with Cavaliers http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150357778/LeBron-starts-new-journey-with-Cavaliers CLEVELAND - For LeBron James, the journey begins anew.Right back where it began. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:12:01 EST Hawkins top receiver for Browns http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150357786/Hawkins-top-receiver-for-Browns BEREA - After another big game Sunday against the Raiders, Cleveland Browns receiver Andrew Hawkins has firmly established himself as quarterback Brian Hoyer's go-to security blanket. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:53:02 EST Letestu latest injury for Jackets http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150357775/Letestu-latest-injury-for-Jackets By the time Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen arrived at Nationwide Arena yesterday, he had digested the latest wave of bad news that broadsided the club the night before in a loss to the Ottawa Senators. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:39:02 EST Crew signs Swedish midfielder http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150357772/Crew-signs-Swedish-midfielder The Crew has signed 23-year-old central midfielder Mohammed Saeid. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:34:03 EST Meyer: College playoff not so different from BCS http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150346729/Meyer:-College-playoff-not-so-different-from-BCS COLUMBUS - There has probably been no greater topic of conversation in college football this year than the College Football Playoff, the new method of determining a national champion. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:32:11 EST High school football computer ratings http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150346773/High-school-football-computer-ratings Division I (top 16 from both regions will qualify for the playoffs) Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:05:07 EST Hughes out for Browns http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150343676/Hughes-out-for-Browns The injury-riddled defensive line was dealt another blow Sunday as John Hughes sustained a knee injury late in the fourth quarter of the 23-13 win over the Raiders. He will miss at least eight games after being placed on injured reserve-designated for... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:06:02 EST Twitter was must-see social media Monday night http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150343670/Twitter-was-must-see-social-media-Monday-night Twitter can be trouble.People have lost jobs because of an ill-advised 140 characters, including PGA of America president Ted Bishop last week. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:01:02 EST Cavs coach says predictions of title “unfair” http://galioninquirer.com/news/sports/150343665/Cavs-coach-says-predictions-of-title-unfair They have the game's best player, back on his home turf. They have two other All-Stars, each capable of dominating any game. And the Cavaliers have sky-high expectations.This is supposed to be Cleveland's year. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:59:02 EST