Celina’s Seth Lonsway started out in Little League, working his way through the baseball ranks with his Bulldog teammates. “It’s great to play ball every day with your buds. Team chemistry is everything,” says Lonsway (above middle). Read more on the Buckeyes’ recruit in today’s Press Pros feature by Greg Billing.
Inconsistency struck again at Spectrum Stadium. The UD Flyers committed miscues and couldn’t come up with that clutch hit in an 11-7 loss to Toledo on Wednesday.
In one of Saturday’s best area high school baseball games Versailles found a way, with a dramatic finish, to squeeze past Fort Loramie in the opener of the Zac Richard Classic. Read about it from Press Pros columnist Greg Billing…in today’s inside feature.
Deja Vu … Versailles gave Summit Country Day a glimpse of past-present in D-III regional title game. Kami McEldowney (above) led Versailles with a game-high 17 points and on to Columbus next week. More about the Tigers’ latest title tour in today’s feature from Greg Billing.
Behind Justin Ahrens’ 24 points and a ferocious defensive effort, Versailles’ motivation from last year’s finals letdown pushed them past Dayton Christian for the D-III sect. title.
A cold start against a fired-up defense…and red-hot role player dooms Troy Christian’s chances in the Division IV sectional final. Greg Billing writes the story for our weekend tourney coverage.
No surprise, but Fairlawn’s opening round win serves notice that the Jets are a serious contender for sectional, and even district (?) honors?
Sidney atoned Friday for a disappointing performance against Tipp on Tuesday with an offensive outburst and convincing win over Troy. Read the game story by Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros.
Covington led for stretches, and threatened to snap the Bees’ perfect league mark. But Bethel turned in a familiar direction – Caleb South – to revive at the end and beat the Buccaneers on the road.
Bethel gets a 25-point performance from Caleb South to beat Miami East, stay unbeaten in the Cross County Conference.
It was homecoming for former Russia assistant Brad Francis, and his 1-10 Houston Wildcat team almost made it one he’d never forget. Read more from Press Pros columnist Greg Billing.
An early 15-0 first quarter run ended up being too much to come back from as Minster’s fourth quarter comeback fell short to Delphos St. John.
“Our motto is PTW – Prove Them Wrong. This was the class that everybody said couldn’t win the league. I challenged each kid and told them that they couldn’t do it. I told them they proved everybody wrong to this point so let’s finish it off.” – Coach Chip Otten. Read about it from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros feature on the Cavaliers.
Cavaliers’ bid for a fifth straight state championship gets a helping hand from junior lineman as Coldwater overcomes a 17-0 deficit to scrappy Greeneview team. Read about it from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros feature on the Cavaliers.
“It was a great ride with all my brothers, It really started back in the summer. We noticed we really clicked as a team and we worked together. We kept working. It just shows how much football is a team sport.” – Hayden Kotwica. Read about it from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros feature on the Trojans.
It Was Exhausting…it was gut check time. And the Troy Trojans delivered…a heart-stopping 41-35 first round win over Anderson to open the Division II playoffs. Read about it from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros feature on the Trojans.
Riding the MVP-performance of senior quarterback Hayden Kotwica, Troy blitzed Piqua with a 21-point third quarter en route to a 37-14 victory in front of a full house at Alexander Stadium. Read Greg Billing’s recap of the game, the win, in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
If anyone wondered how Coldwater would respond after their first loss in 29 games…how about a win over Versailles, and an even bigger, more convincing, win Friday over Anna.
Troy combined big plays on offense and a smothering defense to continue its momentum and atone for a memorable 2015 loss to Sidney. The Trojans moved to 7-1 with 31-6 win over the Yellow Jackets Friday at Memorial Stadium. Read more from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Offense…defense…Troy used the total package to continue their impressive resurgence at the expense of Vandalia Butler. Greg Billing tells the story.