Press Releases - Sports


Aug 19

Athletes Age 50 & Better to Go for the Gold in Olympic Event

The Area Office on Aging, YMCA and Taylor Kia are calling on athletes age 50 and better to go for the Gold in an Olympic event on September 14th at the Wolf Creek YMCA. The 50+ Sports Classic is a one-day event that gathers athletes age 50 and ...

Posted By: Justin Moor | Category: Sports



Apr 19

Cinco De Mayo 5k and 1 Mile Fun Walk

Adelante, The Latino Resource Center will be hosting its 5th Annual 5K run and 1 mile fun walk on Sunday, May 5, 2019. All funds raised from the “Cinco de Mayo 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk” will support the Summer Camp Youth Program at ...

Posted By: Hope Truckor | Category: Sports



Apr 15

Run With Joe: Running Clinic

Saturday, May 4th, 12-3pm *Always wanted to run, but weren't sure how to get started? *Been thinking about getting back into it after a break? *Want to run a 5k, 10k, or marathon and have your first race not be your last? *Want to increase your ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Sports



Feb 04

Miller Boat Line 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk at Put-in-Bay

September 21 Runners & walkers of all ages welcome! Attend this annual 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk Saturday, September 21 at Put-in-Bay, Ohio. The race begins near The Boathouse Restaurant downtown. A scenic course, much of it winding along ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Sports



Jan 30

Daktronics and Toledo Mud Hens Partner for New Video Displays at Fifth Third Field

Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, is continuing their long-time relationship with the Toledo Mud Hens to install a new 2,500-square-foot LED video display and two new ribbon boards at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, Ohio. A total of ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports



Jan 11

Cincinnati’s Thomas, Florida’s Ralph named coaches 2019 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic

PRINCETON, N.J. – The ECHL on Tuesday announced the coaches for the 2019 CCM/ECHL All-Star Classic, to be hosted by the Toledo Walleye on Monday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. ET at the Huntington Center. The game will air LIVE exclusively on NHL ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports



Jun 21

Southwyck Lanes to Serve as Home Site for Lourdes Bowling

Lourdes University has announced that Southwyck Lanes will serve as the home center for the Gray Wolves’ men’s and women’s bowling teams which will begin play in the fall of 2018. The center, which opened in 1973 and was referred ...

Posted By: Pablo Vinuesa Berchetti | Category: Sports



Apr 17

Brightz, Ltd. Introduces New Line of Bike Lights

Although early spring weather has brought more snow and cold than warmth and sunshine, it is never too soon to start thinking about summer parties and activities. To help with the planning for this year’s outdoor summer fun, Brightz, Ltd. has ...

Posted By: Brooklyn Lee | Category: Sports



Jan 21

Free Intro to Motorcycling Event

Curious about motorcycling but not sure how to start? Join us for this free and empowering event as we talk about bikes, gear and learning to ride. No pressure, no judgement and no experience needed! Sign up today by calling 419-873-2453 While ...

Posted By: Kristie Pohlman | Category: Sports



Jan 11

BG Curling Club Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

BG Curling Club Celebrates its 50th Anniversary at New Curling Center Contact: Shannon Orr (Bowling Green Curling Club) Cell: (419) 581-1965 Email: shannonorr@gmail.com Website: bgcurlingclub.com Facebook: facebook.com/CurlingClubBG FOR IMMEDIATE ...

Posted By: Shannon Orr | Category: Sports



Dec 13

Lourdes Athletics to Include Bowling Fall 2018

Lourdes University is expanding its Gray Wolves intercollegiate athletics program with the addition of men’s and women’s bowling. During fall semester 2018, the teams will begin competing in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference of ...

Posted By: Julian Johnson | Category: Sports



Oct 19

Grand Opening of the Black Swamp Curling Center

Grand Opening of the Black Swamp Curling Center Brings Dedicated Curling Ice to Northwest Ohio Contact: Shannon Orr (Bowling Green Curling Club) Cell: (419) 581-1965 Email: shannonorr@gmail.com Webstie: bgcurlingclub.com Facebook: ...

Posted By: Shannon Orr | Category: Sports



Sep 14

Red Kettle Relay and 5K

The Salvation Army of Northwest Ohio is excited to announce their 4th Annual Red Kettle Relay and 5K Run. This year the Salvation Army is adding a relay and working in conjunction with the Toledo Blade with the race running prior to The ...

Posted By: Megan | Category: Sports



Jul 09

Run With Joe: POSE Method Running Clinic

Surpass all your running goals by learning the best running method on the planet -- The POSE Method of Running! Run with greater ease; Reduce joint stress and prevent injury; Run faster with less energy -- We'll teach you how! *Always wanted to run, ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Sports



May 19

Run With Joe: POSE Method Running Clinic

Surpass all your running goals by learning the best running method on the planet -- The POSE Method of Running! Run with greater ease; reduce joint stress and prevent injury; run faster with less energy -- We'll teach you how! Now's the time - ...

Posted By: Lesa Ricci | Category: Sports



Apr 20

Run With Joe: POSE Method Running Clinic, Sun. April 23

Spring is Here - Get Running! Always wanted to run, but not sure how to get started? Want to run a 5k, 10k, or marathon and have your first race not be your last? Want to best your PR - Increase your efficiency and speed, while avoiding injury. ...

Posted By: Joe Sparks | Category: Sports



Jan 24

St Francis de Sales swim team takes first place in the TRAC championship meet on Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Toledo, OH, January 23, 2017: St Francis de Sales swim team competed in the TRAC (Three Rivers Athletic Conference) championship meet held at Fremont Ross High School on Saturday, January 21st, 2017. St Francis de Sales Aqua Knights swim and dive ...

Posted By: Brent Ransom | Category: Sports



Sep 22

The Newly-Christened Royal Panes Go for a Roller Derby Win

The Newly Christened Royal Panes Go for a Roller Derby Win Roller Derby Double Header on September 24, 2016 Toledo, Ohio: The Glass City Rollers, Toledo’s premiere women’s flat track roller derby team is excited to take on two teams in a ...

Posted By: Teri Green | Category: Sports



Feb 17

Miller Boat Line 5k & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk

Runners & walkers of all ages welcome! Attend this annual 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Walk Saturday, September 17 at Put-in-Bay, Ohio. The race begins near The Boathouse Restaurant downtown. A scenic course, much of it winding along the island ...

Posted By: Katrina Reed | Category: Sports



Oct 08

6th Annual Trick or Trot 5K Run and Zombie Walk

The 6th annual Trick or Trot 5K Run and Zombie Walk, sponsored by Walgreens and Dave's Running Shop, will be held at 9 a.m. Oct. 17 at The Shops at Fallen Timbers in Maumee. Proceeds will benefit 1Matters.org and Veterans Matter. Awards will be ...

Posted By: Sarah Ottney | Category: Sports



Sep 09

Antelope Elite Junior Basketball League

Antelope Elite Junior Basketball League to be held at Maumee Valley Country Day School for Students K-3Press Release Contact Name: Shane Press Release Contact Email: aliciasheldon@hotmail.com Organization Name: Antelope Elite Basketball Website or ...

Posted By: Shane | Category: Sports



Sep 09

Blue Line 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Run

The 1st Annual Blue Line 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is an event that raises money for the Wood County Police Honor Guard and the Ohio C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors). The event will take place on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Registration ...

Posted By: John Eggleston | Category: Sports



Aug 17

ESPN to air Central Catholic vs Cleveland Benedictine

Central Catholic High School’s three-time state champion Fighting Irish football team will open its 2015 season on Saturday, August 29 at 4:00 p.m. against eight-time state champion Cleveland Benedictine Bengals. ESPN U will air this north ...

Posted By: Jamie Orians | Category: Sports



Jun 29

NWO Knights Minor League Football

Come watch and support a local minor league football, you Northwest Ohio Knights! We have 3 home games left of the season, all are played at the Lucas County Rec Center at 2901 Key Street in Maumee, Ohio. July 11, 2015 @ 7:00pm July 18, 2015 @ ...

Posted By: Susan Doss | Category: Sports



Apr 15

UT Sailing Club to Compete in International Regatta

For its 47th edition, the EDHEC Sailing Cup heads to La Rochelle, France, from April 24 to May 2, 2015, and this year three young North Cape Yacht Club members will be participating with their teammates representing the University of Toledo. They ...

Posted By: Eileen Hoffman | Category: Sports



Mar 03

Local Student Athletes to Showcase Talents

MARCH 2, 2015—TOLEDO—4th and Goal Athletics is currently seeking student athletes, grades eighth through 11th, to participate in the Fourth Annual Northwest Ohio Underclassmen Showcase on Sunday, March 15. The showcase will take place ...

Posted By: Michael R Robinson | Category: Sports



Feb 26

Race to the Monument 5k Run/Walk

Bring yourself, bring your family to our annual event at Fallen Timbers Mall on May 31, 2015. All ages / abilities encouraged! Proceeds benefit local non profit organization MAAM. See attached flyer or visit www.fallentimbersrace.com.Press ...

Posted By: Mark Sears | Category: Sports



Feb 11

2015 Mud Hens Promotional Schedule

Three-thousand people played golf on it; 7,000 ice skated on it; now it's time to lay the turf at Fifth Third Field to showcase 'America's Favorite Past Time' baseball, beginning on Thursday, April 16 and running through Thursday, September 3. The ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports



Jan 26

Soul City Advances in the National Silver Gloves Tournament

Father and son coaching duo Otha and Roshawn Jones trained fighters for months to qualify for the Junior Olympic team in in Reno, Nevada in early December. They practiced nightly at Soul City Boxing & Wrestling Gym in Central Toledo, an ...

Posted By: Laura Harrison | Category: Sports



Oct 20

Winterfest Single Game Tickets On Sale

The wait is over! Single-game tickets to the two outdoor Walleye hockey games during Walleye Winterfest, presented by ProMedica, go on sale to the public on Friday, October 24 at 9 a.m. The first-ever outdoor ECHL hockey games will be held at Fifth ...

Posted By: Andi Roman | Category: Sports