Blog Archive for October 2015
By Steve Wartenberg | As they were making their way from Columbus to their Colorado Springs headquarters, Barbara Eisenbeis of USA Volleyball turned to Tom Pingel and said: “We have to go back to Columbus.”
They had just returned from the USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships held here at the Greater Columbus Convention Center from June 28 to July 5. The championship drew a record number of teams and rave reviews from participants.
Event Returns for Second Time In Three Years; Represents Nearly $13 Million in Visitor Spending
and will be one of First Groups in Expanded and Renovated Convention Center
By Steve Wartenberg | Lacrosse is the fastest sport on two legs, according to Bear Davis, coach and vice president of the Ohio Machine of Major League Lacrosse.
By Steve Wartenberg | Her first job in the world sports was with the Cleveland Nets of World TeamTennis.
By Steve Wartenberg | Some ran at a fast pace, others jogged and many walked. Some pushed strollers, a lot of people ran with their children and a few even participated with the canine members of their family.
By Steve Wartenberg | Stephanie Hightower knows from personal experience how participating in sports can help shape young minds and bodies, and give kids the confidence and discipline they need to succeed in life.
By Steve Wartenberg | A little more than a minute into the Cavs preseason game last night against the Memphis Grizzlies, LeBron James was wide open in the corner.
By Steve Wartenberg | It’s about 130 miles from Columbus to Cleveland, a distance that’s getting shorter and shorter for sports fans.
RELEASE: Marlene Rankin, Daughter of Jesse Owens, to Join Mayor Coleman, Ohio State President Drake and Stephanie Hightower as Grand Marshals for Jesse Owens JogOct 08
Grand Marshals Ready to Lead Several Hundred Participants in Inaugural 2.62 Mile Fun Run & Walk
By Steve Wartenberg | Minor League baseball is all about having fun.