A small collection of my coverage of various sporting events.
Click the images to start slideshow.
Use the sports drop down tab to view individual sports.
University of South Florida’s senior wing Kitija Laksa drives to the basket against Ohio State’s freshman forward Aaliyah Patty during the game at Ohio State on Nov. 6, 2018. The Bulls won 71-47 in a decisive start to the season.
Miami University players celebrate after they beat Kent State in the Mid American Conference field hockey final on Nov. 4, 2017. Kent State was the reigning champion and hosted both the women’s soccer and field hockey tournament in 2017.
Kent State’s sophomore guard Mitch Peterson celebrates with teammates after scoring the go-ahead basket with .3 seconds left on the clock against Western Michigan on Jan. 16, 2018.
West Chester University’s senior forward Jason Pixley heads the ball into the goal for the first point of the NCAA Division 2 Championship game against Barry University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.
University of Iowa’s Max Murin works to pin Cal State Bakersfield’s Carlos Herrera during a dual at Kent State University on Nov. 9, 2018. Murin won the bout in an 18-4 major decision which helped the Hawkeyes to a decisive 36-3 victory over Cal State Bakersfield and a 45-0 victory over Kent State.
Navy’s senior middle blocker Katie Patrick attempts a kill during the first round of the NCAA tournament against the University of Michigan on Friday. Nov. 30, 2018. This was Navy’s first appearance in the national tournament in program history but they lost in straight sets in the first round.
Kent State University’s junior defender Yasmine Hall falls while battling for the ball with St. Bonaventure’s freshman midfielder Emily Foltz. Kent State won the game 2-1 to finish off a three-game home stand to start the season.
University of South Florida junior post Tamara Henshaw attempts to shoot through Ohio State’s freshman forward Aaliyah Patty during the season opener at Ohio State on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Ohio State lost 47-71 in a decisive loss to start the season.
Princeton’s Matthew Kolodzik wraps his arm around the neck of Clarion’s Taylor Ortz during their bout at the NCAA Wrestling Championship in Cleveland, Ohio on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Kolodzik, who came into the bout at 29-6 on the season won in an 8-2 decision and only lost 1 bout throughout the entire tournament and it was in the semi-final bout.
Kent State Tuscawarus’ Ray Velez struggles against Kent State’s Tomas Gutierrez during their bout at the KSU Duals in Kent, Ohio on Nov. 2, 2018. Kent State won three duals and only lost the last to a nationally ranked division 2 Ashland University.
Kent State’s freshman forward Lindsey Thall and University of Toledo’s sophomore forward Tanata Beacham both watch as the ball flies out of bounds during a game at the University of Toledo on Jan. 12, 2019.
Wheeling Jesuit University freshman Asya Carney competes in the 60m hurdles at Youngstown State University on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018.
Bowling Green State University freshman midfielder Sophia Barnes attempts to head the ball during the Mid American Conference’s semifinal game against Kent State University on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. BGSU won 3-2 and advanced to the championship where they lost to the University of Toledo 2-1.
Kent State University’s freshman forward BJ Duling attempts to recover a rebound during the game against Akron on Friday, March 2, 2018. Kent State lost the rivalry game and spilt the annual Battle of the Wagon Wheel, an annual, multi-sport contest between Kent State and the University of Akron. Going into the 2018-2019 basketball season, the Akron Zips lead the Golden Flashes 3-2.
Kent State’s senior outside hitter Lexi Mantas slides on her knees for a save during the match against Northern Illinois University. The Flashes won 3 sets to 2.
Kent junior guard Adonis De La Rosa attempts to keep the ball inbounds against Western Michigan University on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Kent State won the game on a last second layup by then sophomore Mitch Peterson.
Ohio State’s Joey McKenna, in black, and Lehigh’s Luke Karam spar during a qualifying round of the NCAA Wrestling Championships. McKenna won and went on to defeat Bucknell’s Tyler Smith in the quarterfinals and lost to Wyoming’s Bryce Meredith in the semifinal round to place third in the nation.
North Carolina State University’s freshman Colin Lawler and Ohio State’s redshirt freshman Chase Singletary fall out of bounds during their bout at Ohio State on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019. Ohio state won the dual and advanced to remain undefeated on the season at 5-0.
Niagara University’s sophomore forward Greg Kuakumensah goes up for a shot against the University of Pittsburgh. The Purple eagles upset the Panthers 71-70 in to snap a three-game losing streak.
Bloomsburg University’s junior Dave Lauscar hits the sand after a long jump at Youngstown State University on Feb. 2, 2018. Youngstown State hosts a regional open every season and it usually falls in late January or early February.
Kent State University’s junior forward Danny Pippen tries to recover a rebound against the University of Akron on March 2, 2018. Kent and Akron are rivals and participate in the annual Battle of the Wagon Wheel across all sports.
Michigan State University’s junior guard Joshua Langford takes the ball away from Florida Gulf Coast’s redshirt senior forward Ricky Doyle during the Spartans’ home opener at the Breslin Center on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. The Spartans defeated the Eagles 106-87.