Canton Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Canton, OH

  • Yesterday | via 

    Inside No. 1 St. Vincent-St. Mary boys basketball's ...

    St. Vincent-St. Mary's boys basketball team completed its second undefeated regular season in school history by beating visiting Canton McKinley, 78-59, on Saturday.


  • Friday Feb 27 | via 

    Green boys basketball on the verge of first perfect ...

    In its season opener, Green survived with a 53-52 win after Stow missed a layup at the buzzer. A week later, Green held on for an overtime road win against Tallmadge.


  • Friday Feb 20 | via Salem News 

    Quakers caught in cat trap

    The Salem boys basketball team wrapped up its Northeastern Buckeye Conference season Friday against Canton South, and it was far from an easy experience. Right out of the gate, Canton South scored 42 points in the first half and the Quakers were turned back by the Wildcats, who celebrated their senior night with a 69-35 win at Charles "Red" Ash Gymnasium.


  • Friday Feb 20 | via 

    Scouting all area Division I girls basketball sectio...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio Here is a scouting report on the five Division I girls basketball sectional/district tournaments involving local schools. . Check back early next week for Divisions III and IV.


  • Monday Feb 16 | via The Review 

    Area boys' cage pairings determined

    After the pairings were made at the Canton Division II sectional-district tournament in the Canton Field House early Sunday afternoon, Marlington and Alliance opted to play in the opening round, instead of waiting. The Dukes , who were seeded sixth, will host the Triway Titans , the 2005 and 2006 state runner-up and this year's 10th-seeded team, in a sectional semifinal Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m. Marlington placed itself in the upper bracket, which also includes top-seeded and undefeated Akron St. Vincent-St.


  • Monday Feb 16 | via Morning Journal 

    Tigers tops in Salem

    Springfield, closing in on an unbeaten regular season, is looking to continue its winning ways at the upcoming Salem Division III sectional-district tournament. The 19-0 Tigers received the top seed at Sunday's draw and will host the winner of Southern Local and Jackson-Milton at 7 p.m. March 6. Springfield - ranked 11th in the Division III state poll - has beaten its opponents by an average margin on 24.4 points per game this season and has won 29 straight regular-season games.


  • Saturday Feb 14 | via The Review 

    South rolls to 84-56 win over Marlington

    The Canton South Wildcats jumped out on visiting Marlington early and cruised to an 84-56 Northeastern Buckeye Conference boys basketball victory Friday evening at Canton South High School. "We couldn't get anything to go our way, and they just knocked down shot after shot and played an outstanding game," noted Marlington head coach Nick Evanich.


Canton High Schools

Canton City School Digital Academy (617 McKinley Avenue SW)
Canton Local Digital Academy (4526 Ridge Avenue SE)
Canton South High School (600 Faircrest Street SE)
Freshman Academy High School (231 McKinley Avenue NW)
Glenoak High School (1015 44th Street NW)