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Blog Archive for April 2016

BLOG: NIRSA Basketball Brings National Championships to RPAC

Apr 25

By Steve Wartenberg | Add another team to Ohio State’s growing list of national champions.

The OSU Ballstars Gray won the NIRSA men’s club national championship on Sunday, topping James Madison University 64-51.

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RELEASE: Columbus to Host NIRSA Basketball Championships

Apr 21

Top Intercollegiate Intramural and Club Basketball Teams from Across the Country

Will Compete at Ohio State’s Recreation and Physical Activity Center

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BLOG: USA Track & Field Half Marathon Championships Bring Olympians, Star Power to Columbus

Apr 21

By Steve Wartenberg | David Babner’s eyes always light up and he gets excited whenever he talks about the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon.

But this year, his enthusiasm is off the charts.

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BLOG: Ohio State Impresses at the NCAA Men’s Gymnastics Championships

Apr 18

By Steve Wartenberg | The entire course of a gymnastics meet can change dramatically in about the time it takes to read this sentence.

At the NCAA Men’s Gymnastic Championships at St. John Arena on Saturday night, the Buckeyes were determined to upset defending champion Oklahoma and win their first team title since 2001. It was a long shot, but they had just won the Big 10 championship the week before, with sophomore Sean Melton winning the all-around title in a dazzling performance.

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BLOG: PRO Rugby is Ready to Take Over Ohio

Apr 14

By Steve Wartenberg | The first time Dominic Pezzutti scored a try is etched in his memory.

“It was in my second year of playing, with the Westerville Worms,” said the Westerville native and member of the new PRO Rugby Ohio professional team. “It was a home game and I took a hard line, broke two tackles and scored a try. It was addictive.”

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