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Former Hudson coach Spaite joins Field
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Former Hudson coach Spaite joins Field

Grant Spaite wanted to be a teacher long before he wanted to be a coach. Teaching is what took him from head coaching in the Youngstown area to assisting Jeff Brink at Hudson High School.

By Jonah Rosenblum Reporter
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Kurtz places fourth in Massillon

Hudson graduate Will Kurtz placed fourth with a 2-over-par 146 (74-72) in the boys' age 13-to-18 division at a Northern Ohio PGA Junior Golf sectional qualifier. The two-day qualifier concluded June 20 at Shady Hollow Country Club in Massillon.

Hudsonite Rod McGregor excels at Senior Olympics
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudsonite Rod McGregor excels at Senior Olympics

He had put on some weight and wasn't nearly as active as he once was. And then Hudson resident Rod McGregor had an epiphany. His daughter, Kate, kept seeing her track and field career be derailed by one injury after another.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Firecracker 5K coming soon

The 19th annual Hudson Firecracker 5K is scheduled to take place July 4 at Hudson Park Estates Pool Pavilion, which is located on Blue Heron Drive. Participants can run in the 5K race or the 1-mile kids run. Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Summit County.

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Hudson baseball duo plays in all-star game
Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson baseball duo plays in all-star game

Recent Hudson graduates Bryce Kilfoyle and Hayden Knox were part of the Gold Team that played in the Summit County-Summit-Medina County All-Star Game June 20 at Canal Park in Akron. The game ended in a 6-6 tie. Knox scored a run for the Summit County Gold Team. Photo courtesy of K.M.

Jun 25, 2017 12:00 AM

Residents run in races

Several Hudson residents competed in the Towpath 10-10 race June 18. The following Hudson residents placed in their age groups: 10K Male age 40 to 44: Ryan Morley, 41, first, sixth overall, 42 minutes, 32.4 seconds Male 45-49: Joe Powers, 47, second, 21st, 49:23.

Jun 22, 2017 5:52 PM

Hudson graduate to play in LPGA Championship

Hudson graduate Hillery Wilson to play in the KPMG Women's PGA Championship in Olympia Fields, Ill.

Jun 21, 2017 10:01 AM

Hudson graduate places fourth in Massillon

Hudson graduate Will Kurtz places fourth at sectional qualifier in Massiilon.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Does competitive balance solve everything? No

Competitive balance is a reality starting this fall for the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Count me among those who believe it's not going to matter much -- but I prefer this option than breaking up the OHSAA into separate public- and private-school entities.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Who is the 'goat'? Who cares!

It's a word that has been tossed around like a rag doll in recent years. Goat. No, I'm not talking about the domesticated animal you can find on most farms. The "goat" I'm referring to is pretty much an acronym.

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KSU player dies after workout
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

KSU player dies after workout

Kent State University freshman football player Tyler Heintz likely died as a result of "hyperthermia," a dangerously high body temperature, following a team workout with the Golden Flashes June 13 at Dix Stadium. Portage County Coroner Dr.

By Allen Moff Reporter
Resident gets bronze at Senior Olympics
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Resident gets bronze at Senior Olympics

Hudson resident Rod McGregor competed at the National Senior Olympics June 4 to 12 in Birmingham, Ala. McGregor, who competed in the 60-to-64 male age group, earned the bronze medal in the 800-meter race with a time of 2 minutes, 28.49 seconds. He also placed fifth in the 400 (1:04.

Staff Report
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Firecracker 5K coming to Hudson

The 19th annual Hudson Firecracker 5K is scheduled to take place July 4th at Hudson Park Estates Pool Pavilion, which is located on Blue Heron Drive. Participants can run in the 5K race or the 1-mile kids run. Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Summit County.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Golfer places 2nd

Country Club of Hudson member Carol Mikolay finished second with a score of 88 in the Flight 2 low gross competition at a Women's Akron District Golf Association competition June 16 at Westfield Country Club. Mikolay finished with five points.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Cheerleaders to host fundraiser

Although summer has just begun, the Hudson High School cheerleaders are already thinking about the 2017-18 school year.

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Grant places fourth in Ravenna

Hudson resident Meaghan Grant finished in a tie for fourth place with a score of 80 in the girls 16-to-19 age group during a Northern Ohio PGA Junior Tour event June 14 at Windmill Lakes Golf Club in Ravenna.

Hitter's stroke
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Hitter's stroke

Hudson resident Ryan "Coop" Pamer, 13, hits a tossed ball during the Hudson Community Education and Recreation baseball camp last month at The Ballpark at Hudson.

Good hands
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Good hands

Andrew Ketler gets ready to catch the ball during a Hudson Community Education and Recreation football camp earlier this month at Hudson Memorial Stadium.

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Former Hudson coach to lead Field girls basketball team
Jun 20, 2017 11:19 AM

Former Hudson coach to lead Field girls basketball team

Former Hudson assistant boys basketball coach Grant Spaite joins Field.

Jun 19, 2017 11:14 AM

Hudson cheerleaders to have fundraiser

Switching Gears to help Hudson High School cheerleaders in fundraising efforts.