Archive for MAC Feature
May
20

Let’s Do It Again: Minster Wins 7th District Championship

The Minster offense finally awoke to support the efforts of a sophomore left-hander, and the Wildcats roared to their 7th district championship under Mike Wiss. Read more inside todays feature with Joe Neves.

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May
18

Div. IV District: Cruel Dual In The MAC….

With the district on the line…Minster’s Aaron Ernst was as good as his coach hoped he would be, shutting out Delphos St. John in the nightcap of Thursday’s Division IV semi-final at Coldwater. In the other half of the MAC dual, Parkway won over Ft. Recovery with a suprising twist. Read more in today’s PPM inside feature.

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May
13

Sweet Redemption: Coldwater Settles A Score With Elmwood

Jacob Wenning slid across home plate with the game’s first run in the first inning Friday, and that’s all Coldwater would need. The Cavaliers got a dominant pitching performance and atoned for last year’s disappointing loss to Elmwood. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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May
12

Minster Slips Past St. Henry (Again) To Advance In Tourney

In a Sectional Tourney game expected to be close, it played out as expected. In a repeat from the MAC regular season, Mike Wiss’s Minster Wildcats edged John Dorner’s and St. Henry by a single run!

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May
8

Coldwater Wins 30th League Baseball Title, With A Twist…

Titles Never Come Easy…As Coldwater’s Ryan Knapke (above) found in the second inning of Monday’s game with Marion Local. But tuning up for a Friday debut in the Division III sectional, Coldwater packed away its 30th MAC title in baseball, as is their custom, in customary fashion. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
27

Siefring And The Wind…Shut Out Delphos

What the centerfielder saw…Matt Siefring (#10) was at his best, four-hitting Delphos St. John for a shutout on a windy day that saw very few balls leave the infield. Lucky outfielders got to stand and watch. Read more about the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
25

Wendel (When Will ) You See Better?

The more the area Division IV picture begins to take shape for the post-season, the more the picture begins to focus on Fort Recovery. The Indians and Cade Wendel (above) proved Tuesday…they have the luxury that’s oh-so-coveted in high school baseball. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Apr
18

Pitching Rules: Marion And Leugers Shuts Down Versailles

Work quick and throw strikes…That’s how Marion Local’s Duane Leugers described the pitching philosophy he used Tuesday to shut out the Versailles Tigers on just three hits. Read more about Leugers and the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature from Joe Neves.

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Apr
13

One Man Show…Recovery Shuts Out (And Down) St. Henry

High and Tight! Nick Thwaits said he wasn’t sharp, and that’s bad news for upcoming Fort Recovery opponents when he is. Not at his best, he still iced St. Henry’s bats Thursday in shutout fashion. Read more about the game and Thwaits in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
11

“Harley’s” Young Cavs Come Of Age…? Coldwater Opens MAC Play With Win Over Minster

They pitched, they caught the ball, and they played with confidence. But most of all, Brian Harlamert’s youthful Coldwater Cavaliers hit with abandon in league-opening win over Minster.

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Apr
8

When Minster Plays Loramie….

A beautiful day in April, and baseball-wise, Minster took full advantage, with a convincing win in their back fence rivalry with Fort Loramie. Read more about the Wildcats win, and their prognosis for the coming campaign, in the latest Press Pros Magazine update.

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Apr
7

Thobe Delivers Coldwater To Fourth Consecutive Win…

Cold Stare…Coldwater sophomore Jacob Wenning eyes a Liberty Benton hitter during his two innings of work in Friday’s late-inning win over the Eagles. It marked the Cavaliers’ fourth win in a row. Read more about the game in the latest Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
23

Lutheran East Overwhelms Delphos St. John In Division IV

Close for a half, Delphos St. John could not keep up with bigger, faster Lutheran East in the second half. The Blue Jays fall in the Division IV semi-finals.

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Mar
17

From The State Tourney: Tigers Put On A Clinic In Win Over Eastern Brown

How good were they? Well, the Versailles Tigers pretty much made everything look easy, natural, in their semi-final win Friday over Eastern Brown. They’ll play Gilmour Academy now on Saturday for their third state title. Read more in our latest update from the tournament.

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Mar
16

Div. III: And Then There Were None…Too Much Bacon For Versailles

No Respect For Rank…A faster, stronger, athletic Roger Bacon left little doubt Wednesday with the #2-ranked Versailles Tigers…why so many state basketball titles go through Cincinnati. The Tigers fall from the tournament, ending a sparkling season of anticipation. Read about it in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
11

Versailles Aims At A Third Title: Knocks Off Top-Ranked Summit Country Day

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.

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Mar
10

Wild, Wonderful…And Watch Out!: Versailles Survives NCH Comeback Bid

Thrilling at the outset…The Versailles Tigers stamped their ticket for the regional round of the tournament Tuesday with a “perfect” first half…and a second half that for a while had the faithful literally turning orange and black. Read about the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Mar
9

Another Box Checked: Versailles Beats Badin In Regional Semis

Who Wants To Fist Bump? Versailles’ Jacki Stonebraker gives a satisfied salute to the Tigers’s 50-36 win over Hamilton Badin Wednesday in the Division III regional semi-finals in Springfield. Next stop…#1-ranked Summit Country Day on Saturday for a trip to Columbus. Read more in the latest Press Pros feature.

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Mar
8

Fort Recovery Drops St. Henry…Will Meet Perry In District Final

Running Through The Redskins…Fort Recovery’s Cade Wendel applied the pressure at both ends of the court Tuesday night, contributing to his team’s 48-34 win over St. Henry in the district semi-finals. In the other game at Wapakoneta, Minster bowed out with a 12-point loss to Lima Perry. Read more in today’s inside feature.

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Mar
4

Versailles Atones For A Bad Memory…Tops Dayton Christian For D-III Sect. Title

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.

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