BOYS BASKETBALL | Alliance, Louisville to renew rivalry

While Alliance will remain a Division I school in boys basketball for the 2020-21 season, it will face three new regular-season opponents, including a former Northeastern Buckeye Conference rival.

Louisville, which recently competed in the big-school ranks but currently is one of the larger Division II scholastic hoop programs (seventh with 340 male students factored on the previous year’s freshman through junior classes), is scheduled to host Alliance on Dec. 8.


Cleveland Indians unveil 60-game season schedule; open July 24 against Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field

The Cleveland Indians have released their 60-game regular season schedule on Monday evening.

As first reported by 3News' Nick Camino, the Tribe will open up on Friday, July 24 against the Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field.


Ohio High School Athletic Association names Bob Goldring interim executive director

The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Bob Goldring has been appointed as the interim executive director for the organization.

Goldring will begin working in the position effective immediately.

The appointment was made after Jerry Snodgrass stepped down as the organization's executive director, after spending 12 years working for the OHSAA. Snodgrass has served as the OHSAA's executive director since July of 2018.


Indians manager Terry Francona favors name change

Cleveland manager Terry Francona won't sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname.

"I think it's time to move forward," Francona said Sunday.


Cleveland TE David Njoku asks Browns for trade, agent says

Tight end David Njoku has asked the Cleveland Browns to trade him before training camp, his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told ESPN's Adam Schefter on Friday.

The Browns told Njoku, 23, that they would like to keep him, but Rosenhaus told the team he's intent on a trade.‬