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Lakers return to GMVWA holiday tourney

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The holidays are always one of the most anticipated, but dreaded times of wrestling season.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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Laker boys get bowling win over Jets


Indian Lake’s boys bowling team defeated host Northeastern 2,383-2,099 on Tuesday in a non-league meeting at Northridge Lanes in Springfield.

Last Updated on Friday, 26 December 2014

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West Liberty-Salem boys get bowling win over Greeneview

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West Liberty-Salem’s boys bowling team held off host Greeneview for a 2,279-2,144 victory Tuesday in Ohio Heritage Conference action. 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 December 2014

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Chieftain boys swim past Kenton in dual meet


Bellefontaine’s boys swim team defeated host Kenton 84-52 on Tuesday in a dual, while the Wildcats beat the Chieftain girls 93-61.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 December 2014

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Vito Rail Jam set for Saturday


A rider practices for the 2013 Louie Vito Rail Jam at MadRiver Mountain. This year’s event is set for Saturday.Registration for the competition begins at noon. The cost is$10 or a non-perishable food item. (EXAMINER FILE PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)

Louie Vito is set to return to Mad River Mountain on Saturday for his annual rail jam.

The former U.S. Olympic snowboarder and X Games veteran will sign autographs and raffle off a wide array of prizes as part of the event.

Registration runs from noon until 2 p.m. in the trophy room at the lodge.

The cost to enter the rail jam is $10 or a non-perishable canned or boxed food item.

 An autograph session with Vito begins at 1 p.m. in the loft and will conclude at 3 p.m.

The competition gets started at 3 p.m. There will be divisions for ages 10-13, 14-17 and 18-and-over.

The bib raffle and product toss takes place at 7 p.m. in the loft, while the awards ceremony and the announcement of winners will be conducted at 8 p.m.

A fireworks show begins at 9:30 p.m. and there will be music featuring Sonic Boom in the loft at 10 p.m.This will be the 11th year for Vito’s rail jam.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 December 2014

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