Alex Hawley

Position: Sports Reporter/Sports Content Producer
E-Mail Address: ahawley@civitasmedia.com
Phone Number: 740-446-2342


About Alex Hawley

Alex is a lifelong Meigs County resident and has worked in the Ohio Valley Publishing sports department since January 2012."

Latest Stories by Alex Hawley

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — When the cold weather comes, it's time to head indoors.
The first tuneup for the upcoming hoops campaign will be held this Saturday during the 2014-15 Tri-Valley Conference varsity girls basketball preview at South Gallia High School.
A dozen of the 16 TVC programs — both Ohio Division and Hocking Division combined

SGHS to host TVC girls basketball preview

MERCERVILLE, Ohio — When the cold weather comes, it's time to head indoors. The first tuneup for the upcoming hoops campaign will be held this Saturday during the 2014-15 Tri-Valley Conference varsity girls basketball preview at South Gallia High School. A dozen of the 16 TVC programs — both Ohio Division and Hocking Division combined

ST. MARYS, W.Va. — A frustrating conclusion to the 2014 high school football season became a reality Saturday afternoon for the Wahama White Falcons as they were eliminated from the post-season by top-ranked St Marys by a 40-20 margin before a moderate, chilly crowd at Imlay Field.
The unbeaten Blue Devils cashed in on a trio of third down c

White Falcons fall to St. Marys, 40-20

ST. MARYS, W.Va. — A frustrating conclusion to the 2014 high school football season became a reality Saturday afternoon for the Wahama White Falcons as they were eliminated from the post-season by top-ranked St Marys by a 40-20 margin before a moderate, chilly crowd at Imlay Field. The unbeaten Blue Devils cashed in on a trio of third down c

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Valley Publishing area landed 16 first team players and 11 special mentions on the 2014 Associated Press Southeast All-District football teams, as selected by a media panel from the district.
In Division VII Eastern and South Gallia both finished 5-5 this season, landing three first team selections and two special m

OVP area lands 27 on AP District Football Teams

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Valley Publishing area landed 16 first team players and 11 special mentions on the 2014 Associated Press Southeast All-District football teams, as selected by a media panel from the district. In Division VII Eastern and South Gallia both finished 5-5 this season, landing three first team selections and two special m

Buffalo Bison (7-2) at Wahama White Falcons (7-2)
Last Game: Buffalo defeated Sherman, 44-23 in Seth; Wahama defeated Miller 55-14, in Hemlock.
Last meeting between the teams: November 8, 2013 Wahama won 66-18 in Buffalo.
Current head-to-head streak: Wahama has won 6 straight.
WHS offense last week: 454 rushing yards, 16 passing yards.
BHS off

White Falcons host Buffalo in regular season finale

Buffalo Bison (7-2) at Wahama White Falcons (7-2) Last Game: Buffalo defeated Sherman, 44-23 in Seth; Wahama defeated Miller 55-14, in Hemlock. Last meeting between the teams: November 8, 2013 Wahama won 66-18 in Buffalo. Current head-to-head streak: Wahama has won 6 straight. WHS offense last week: 454 rushing yards, 16 passing yards. BHS off

HEBRON, Ohio — There's a first time for everything.
The Eastern girls cross country team made its first ever appearance at the OHSAA Girls Division III State Cross Country, Saturday at the National Trail Raceway in Licking County. The Lady Eagles battled high winds and cold weather to finish ninth, while also earning their first ever All-Ohi

Lady Eagles take ninth at state CC meet

HEBRON, Ohio — There's a first time for everything. The Eastern girls cross country team made its first ever appearance at the OHSAA Girls Division III State Cross Country, Saturday at the National Trail Raceway in Licking County. The Lady Eagles battled high winds and cold weather to finish ninth, while also earning their first ever All-Ohi

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — Turnovers can play a big role in the final outcome of a close game, as was the case in the annual Week 10 Battle of Meigs County.
Eastern forced key fumbles in each half and finished plus-1 in turnover differential Saturday night en route to a hard-fought 28-26 Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division victory over visiti

Eagles outlast Southern, 28-26

TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — Turnovers can play a big role in the final outcome of a close game, as was the case in the annual Week 10 Battle of Meigs County. Eastern forced key fumbles in each half and finished plus-1 in turnover differential Saturday night en route to a hard-fought 28-26 Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division victory over visiti

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The Lady Eagles continue to rewrite history.
The Eastern girls cross country team earned its first trip to the OHSAA Division III State cross country meet after finishing second at the Pickerington High School North Regional on Saturday.
Garaway earned the girls regional title with a total of 40, while the Lady Eagles t

Lady Eagles advance to state cross country meet

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The Lady Eagles continue to rewrite history. The Eastern girls cross country team earned its first trip to the OHSAA Division III State cross country meet after finishing second at the Pickerington High School North Regional on Saturday. Garaway earned the girls regional title with a total of 40, while the Lady Eagles t

Southern Tornadoes (4-5, 3-4) at Eastern Eagles (4-5, 4-3)
Last Week: Southern defeated South Gallia 20-12, in Racine; Eastern lost to Belpre 63-8, in Belpre.
Last meeting between the teams: November 2, 2013 Southern won 30-0 in Racine.
Current head-to-head streak: Southern has won 2 straight.
EHS offense last week: 52 rushing yards, 6 passing

GA, SG wrap up season at home

Southern Tornadoes (4-5, 3-4) at Eastern Eagles (4-5, 4-3) Last Week: Southern defeated South Gallia 20-12, in Racine; Eastern lost to Belpre 63-8, in Belpre. Last meeting between the teams: November 2, 2013 Southern won 30-0 in Racine. Current head-to-head streak: Southern has won 2 straight. EHS offense last week: 52 rushing yards, 6 passing

Belpre blasts Eagles, 63-8

BELPRE, Ohio — Now that's a golden start. The Belpre football team found the endzone five times in the first quarter of the Golden Eagles' 63-8 Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division victory over the visiting Eastern, Friday night in Washington County. The Golden Eagles (7-2, 5-2 TVC Hocking) struck first on the third play of the game's ope

Week 9 Meigs County Box Scores

Meigs 56, Wellston 6 W 0-0-0-6 — 6 M 14-28-7-7 — 56 Scoring Summary First Quarter M: Ty Phelps 4 pass from Cody Bartrum (kick blocked) 3:44 M: Michael Davis 6 run (Jake Korn fumble recovery) 1:27 Second Quarter M: Davis 14 run (Davis pass from Bartrum) 10:57 M: Davis 50 pass from Bartrum (Phelps pass from Bartrum) 7:14 M: Davi

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — On paper, Friday night's matchup between Meigs and Wellston looked to be even. Both teams came into the contest with 3-5 records overall; Meigs was 2-2 in the TVC, while the Golden Rockets were 1-3.
But what the fans saw at Holzer Field/Farmers Bank Stadium was total domination as the Marauders coasted to a 56-6 win.
Mei

Meigs blasts Rockets, 56-6

ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio — On paper, Friday night's matchup between Meigs and Wellston looked to be even. Both teams came into the contest with 3-5 records overall; Meigs was 2-2 in the TVC, while the Golden Rockets were 1-3. But what the fans saw at Holzer Field/Farmers Bank Stadium was total domination as the Marauders coasted to a 56-6 win. Mei

RACINE, Ohio — Defense like that will win a lot of football games.
The Southern football team allowed just six first downs Friday night, en rout to a 20-12 victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest South Gallia, at Roger Lee Adams Memorial Football Field.
The Rebels (4-5, 3-4 TVC Hocking) gained a quick 6-0 lead midway throu

Tornadoes trump South Gallia, 20-12

RACINE, Ohio — Defense like that will win a lot of football games. The Southern football team allowed just six first downs Friday night, en rout to a 20-12 victory over Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest South Gallia, at Roger Lee Adams Memorial Football Field. The Rebels (4-5, 3-4 TVC Hocking) gained a quick 6-0 lead midway throu

10 local golfers earn All-TVC honors

The Tri-Valley Conference golf coaches have released the 2014 all-conference teams for the Ohio and Hocking divisions, featuring 10 golfers from the Ohio Valley Publishing area. Meigs, which shared the TVC Ohio title with Vinton County, led the way with three selections. Marauders senior David Davis and junior Evan George both earned a spot on the





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