(14) Toledo Mud Hens
The Triple A club made famous on M*A*S*H by Toledo native Jamie Farr has boasted future Hall of Famers such as Kirby Puckett, Hack Wilson and Casey Stengel over its 120-year history. The Hens are a Detroit Tigers farm team.
* Harris Interactive poll, conducted online, of 410 Ohio residents who identified themselves as sports fans. Margin of error +/-4.8% ?Multiple responses allowed.
Not since 1968 had Ohio State won the national title. Not since September 2000 had defending champ Miami lost a game. The Buckeyes came to the 2003 Fiesta Bowl as nine-point underdogs but shocked the Hurricanes 31-24 in double overtime, capping a 14-0 season and giving coach Jim Tressel his fifth national championship, after four I-AA crowns up the road at Youngstown State.
Ranking last year among American soccer venues of four-year-old, 22,555-seat Columbus Crew Stadium, the first stadium in the nation built specifically for professional soccer.
Consecutive Division III men's swimming titles won by Kenyon College, in Gambier, an NCAA record for any sport in any division.
Years that Hamilton Tailoring of Cincinnati has made the green jackets given to the Masters winners.
Chapters of the Browns Backers fan club, located in 42 states and 12 foreign countries, including Australia and Japan.
Year Cincinnati and Miami ( Ohio) played the first game in their college football rivalry, the longest west of the Alleghenies.