Tennessee's Bashaara Graves (12) and Maryland's Malina Howard (5) tip off during a women's college basketball regional final game in the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 30, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

Twinsburg’s Malina Howard, Solon’s Kristen Confroy head to women’s Final Four with Maryland (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Far from their hometowns in Northeast Ohio, two women’s basketball players at Maryland will compete for their first national titles at the Final Four. First up for Twinsburg graduate Malina Howard and Solon’s Kristen Confroy is facing defending national champion Connecticut (36-1) on Sunday at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla., with…

Rocky River students showed their support for their high school football team bound for the Division III playoffs by creating the "Together River Up" video. The video was adapted from the Nike Basketball commercial featuring the local NBA team the Cleveland Cavaliers and shown at a pep rally on Wednesday. Pictured is senior co-captain Cam Kysela rounding up the team. (Compiled by Nathaniel Cline, Northeast Ohio Media Group)

Rocky River students recreate LeBron James’ new Nike basketball commercial to inspire football team for OHSAA playoffs (slideshow, video)

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – The Rocky River football team was sent out on a high note for the playoffs after Wednesday’s pep rally left students and faculty members in amazement. This comes after students assembled to create their own version of the latest Nike Basketball “Together” commercial featuring the hometown Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James. “It…