After losing 23 seniors a year ago, this was suppose to be a rebuilding year in Coldwater. But the Cavaliers continue to amaze with their ability to reload year after year as evident by a 35-10 win over West Jefferson that secured a fifth straight trip to the state title game.
Behind a smothering, physical defense and a precise offensive effort, the Marion Local Flyers crushed previously unbeaten Triad in the Division VII, Region 26 Final at Piqua’s Alexander Stadium to set up a rematch with MAC rival Delphos St. John’s with a third trip to the state title game on the line.
Setting old frustrations aside the Miami East Vikings hit on all cylinders Friday night to crush Tri-County North and gain their first-ever playoff win and 10-win season. Read more from Joe Neves on the Vikings’ victory in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Check all the area OHSAA football playoff scores as they happen on the Press Pros “Wilson Sports Medicine Minute-To-Minute Scoreboard”
With the state of Kentucky’s recent ban(?) on post-game handshakes between high school teams, it raises a great point of debate between two veteran writers who have a sense for avoiding trouble over an issue that means more to the adults looking on than to those pressing the flesh. Read about it in today’s Press Pros feature.