Community Common- RSS SPORTS Feed http://communitycommon.com/section/SPORTS http://communitycommon.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:31:23 EST 1800 Near Peak Conditions Begin to Cover Most of the State http://communitycommon.com/news/sports/150102465/Near-Peak-Conditions-Begin-to-Cover-Most-of-the-State Ohio's woodlands will provide a beautiful backdrop for hikers and paddle enthusiasts this weekend as dynamic oranges and yellows will dominate landscapes with near peak fall foliage conditions being reported in most parts of the state, according... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:29:16 EST Nearly 600 runners take part in Fall 2014 Bear Run http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-sports/150080345/Nearly-600-runners-take-part-in-Fall-2014-Bear-Run PORTSMOUTH, Ohio –- Wednesday, Sept. 17, Shawnee State University's annual Fall Bear Run took place as 599 individuals, both runners and walkers, took part in the 39th edition of the event. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:46:15 EST Ohioans Urged to be Alert for Deer on Roadways http://communitycommon.com/news/sports/150097567/Ohioans-Urged-to-be-Alert-for-Deer-on-Roadways COLUMBUS – The change to Autumn in Ohio brings wondrous colors but also an annual increased risk of deer related crashes and millions of dollars in related damages, Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:45:10 EST Ohio’s Deer-Archery Season Begins Sept. 27 http://communitycommon.com/news/news-sports/50757923/Ohios-Deer-Archery-Season-Begins-Sept.-27 COLUMBUS, OH - Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue Ohio's top big-game animal, the white-tailed deer, when archery season opens Saturday, Sept. 27, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 17:55:09 EST Karate Tournament Winners http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news-home_top-sports/50678425/Karate-Tournament-Winners Recently, 15 students from the Dogwood Ridge Tokoshi Martial Arts Dojo competed at the Karate for Christ Smoky Mountain Classic Karate Tournament that was held in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Pictured (front) Aya Soumakieh, 1st. fighting, 2nd. Kata and... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:37:11 EST SSU Softball joins with Notre Dame Elementary http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50677874/SSU-Softball-joins-with-Notre-Dame-Elementary PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Softball) – The Shawnee State softball team showed off their Champions of Character Live 5 colors by helping with “Boston Garden-Where Friendship Grows” at Notre Dame Elementary. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:22:09 EST Waterfowl Hunting Dates Approved by Ohio Wildlife Council http://communitycommon.com/news/community_news-localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50437465/Waterfowl-Hunting-Dates-Approved-by-Ohio-Wildlife-Council COLUMBUS, OH - Ohio's waterfowl hunting zones were simplified for waterfowl hunters after the 2014-2015 season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Aug. 20. Sun, 7 Sep 2014 15:17:08 EST ODNR Offers Special Deer Hunts for Four State Nature Preserves http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50440870/ODNR-Offers-Special-Deer-Hunts-for-Four-State-Nature-Preserves COLUMBUS, OH – In an effort to control deer populations affecting native plant communities, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at four state nature preserves across the state. Sat, 6 Sep 2014 17:37:07 EST Al Oliver Release Autobiography Titled Life Is A Hit; Don’t Strike Out http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50439734/Al-Oliver-Release-Autobiography-Titled-Life-Is-A-Hit;-Dont-Strike-Out VIP Ink Publishing, L.L.C. releases “Life Is A Hit; Don't Strike Out” by Al Oliver. The release date for the book is September 30, 2014. However, Al Oliver will be at Buffalo Wild Wings 1611 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth OH from... Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:47:09 EST Dr. DiTraglia Competes in Chicago Triathlon http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50440427/Dr.-DiTraglia-Competes-in-Chicago-Triathlon Dr. John DiTraglia, a local Pediatrician, visited Illinois on August 24th to compete in the Chicago Triathlon. DiTraglia is not new to athletic competition, as he has been a loyal participant in several local athletic events including TOSRV, Run For... Wed, 3 Sep 2014 17:15:14 EST Rio women’s soccer picked third in preseason poll http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50357136/Rio-womens-soccer-picked-third-in-preseason-poll Rio Grande/KIAC Sports Information Wed, 3 Sep 2014 15:59:11 EST Glockner Enterprises Monday Night Elks Golf League http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50277327/Glockner-Enterprises-Monday-Night-Elks-Golf-League Results Monday August 11, 20141) Johnson Shirt Shop 176.02) Deemer's Market 166.03) Dakota's Roadhouse 162.54) Desco 160.55) Cottle Financial Services 160.0 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:24:13 EST Karate National Winners http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5-news/50355499/Karate-National-Winners The A.K.J.U. National Karate & Jitsu tournament was held recently in Chillicothe Ohio. Bender Karate Academy competitors Pete & Levi Newman returned home with 5 medals. Pictured L-R. Levi Newman Gold Kata, Gold Kumite Pete Newman Gold Kata, Silver... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:34:12 EST RedStorm men’s soccer No. 7 in preseason poll http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5-news/50353821/RedStorm-mens-soccer-No.-7-in-preseason-poll Rio Grande/NAIA Sports InformationKANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Rio Grande men's soccer team is ranked seventh in the 2014 NAIA Coaches' Preseason Top 25 poll, the national office announced Tuesday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:29:05 EST Glockner Enterprises Monday Night Elks Golf League Results Monday August 18, 2014 http://communitycommon.com/news/localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50355268/Glockner-Enterprises-Monday-Night-Elks-Golf-League-Results-Monday-August-18-2014 1) Johnson's Shirt Shop (191.5) Winner of Second Half -> will play Crystal Klean Car Wash winner of first half next Monday night for league championship2) Cottle Financial Services (187.0) Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:44:06 EST Portsmouth Women’s Tennis League http://communitycommon.com/news/home_top-localsports-localsports1-localsports2-localsports3-localsports4-localsports5/50220628/Portsmouth-Womens-Tennis-League On July 30 following the final match of the season, the Portsmouth Women's Tennis League (PWTL) enjoyed a carry-in lunch as the home of Ann Oberling. Awards were presented to the following players; Judy Bayes-First Place, Division One, Jennifer... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:20:08 EST