Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Brecksville - Broadview Heights will play Solon in the district final game Wednesday
The Brecksville - Broadview Heights Bees softball team defeated Shaker Heights 10-0 Tuesday afternoon to advance in the state playoffs. The Lady Bees, one of the top teams in the state, dominated behind Freshman pitcher Kelly Geringer who kept Shaker hitters off the bases. Brecksville's hitters peppered the ball all over the field, collecting numerous multiple base hits and score runs in nearly every inning. The Bees will play tomorrow in the district championship against the winner between Solon and Garfield Heights. The game is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. at Solon's Roxbury Field.
Sunday, May 12, 2013
From youth sports to adult leagues, and teams on their way to the playoffs to those reminiscent of the Bad News Bears, Patch wants to see athletes of all ages in action this spring!
Whether it’s on the baseball diamond, at the soccer field or during a flag football game at a local park, spring sports are underway around Brecksville and we want to help share all the great moments and highlights with the community! Patch is looking for athletes, coaches, parents, booster club members and fans who are eager to show their team spirit on Brecksville Patch. News about any team – from youth t-ball to middle and high school sports, recreational teams, adult leagues and more – it’s all welcome. Here's how you can share news about your sports team this spring: 1. Start a blog about your sports team: Share stats, recaps, photos and/or videos from the game in your own sports blog. Discuss the team, coaches and players with other…
Thursday, May 9, 2013
The camps feature two 2-hour sessions and comprehensive teaching; participants receive two free tickets, walk in on-field parade
Batter up, kids! The Cleveland Indians is offering a summer camp for children ages 6-14 in eight area suburbs, including Brecksville-Broadview Heights. Each camp cosists of two 2-hour sessions and will take a comprehensive approach to teaching the game of baseball. Summer Camp instructors will focus on throwing, catching, fielding, hitting and base running, according to a prepared statement. At the completion of the second day of camp, each child will receive a fair evaluation and additional advice on how to improve their game. “Indians Summer Camps provide us an opportunity to teach the fundamentals of the great game of baseball to Cleveland-area youth, and more importantly to foster an appreciation for and attachment to the game and …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The Brecksville golf course won six awards in The Plain Dealer's 2013 Best of Northeast Ohio Golf awards contest.
Brecksville golfers have known this for a while, but Northeast Ohio is finding out just how nice Sleepy Hollow Gof Course really is. In The Plain Dealer's 2013 Best of Northeast Ohio Golf awards contest, Sleepy Hollow won six first-place awards, as voted by golfers from all over. First-place awards included: Sleepy Hollow also finished in the top three in several categories including: Best Hot Dog, Best Snack Bar Food, Best Amenities, Best Group of Par-5 Holes, Best Group of Par-3 Holes, Best Course Conditions and Best Pace of Play. Do you like playing at Sleepy Hollow? Tell us why in the comments section below.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
With sunny skies and highs in the 60s and 70s, there are plenty of outdoor activities in Brecksville to enjoy.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Cleveland Gay Games blogger Rob Smitherman explains why he is excited about the way things are turning around for LGBT athletes in professional sports.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Are you a runner? Do you race? Do you already run with your dog at home? Maybe it’s time to consider a dog-friendly road race.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Here’s a highlight of the top stories from around Brecksville during the past week.
Did you miss anything around town during the past week? Here’s your opportunity to get caught up. Bakery Truck Crashes, Takes Out Power at Brecksville Town Center: A bakery truck docking at the Marc’s crashed into a utility pole, taking out power to the Brecksville Town Center plaza at around 11 a.m. April 15. Donkeys on the Lam in Brecksville: A couple of donkeys escaped from the Brecksville Stables on Tuesday. A Brecksville Patch reader had her camera handy. $2 Million in Culvert, Storm-Water Line Repairs Coming This Summer: In an attempt to alleviate some of the flooding issues around the city, Brecksville officials are set to begin several projects around the city. City Council Honors Brecksville Leaders Vadini, Broughton: Council …
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Gymnastics squad has won 10 consecutive state titles, while the wrestling squad recently staked its place among the elite wrestling programs in Ohio with a third-place finish in the state tournament.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Watch highlights from the first game of a double header against Normandy.
Find the full schedule for Brecksville-Broadview Heights baseball.