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  • To Walk In Tim Goodwin’s Shoes….

    The all-time title holder now in Ohio high school football at Marion Local, those who wonder what it's like to walk a mile in his shoes might be surprised.  It's not the latest title, at all, that sat...

    August 4, 2022
  • Otten Recovered, Revitalized After Surprise Surgery

    An unexpected heart episode caught Chip Otten by surprise, but he's bounced back and preparing for yet another run at yet another state championship. Bruce Hooley writes for Press Pros....

    August 1, 2022
  • Bey, Gabel, MAC Scholar-Athlete Scholarship Winners

    Versailles' Carson Bey and New Knoxville's Ellie Gabel have been chosen as the 2022 Press Pros sponsors' scholar-athlete award winners, and their case for consideration was hard to ignore. Read about...

    May 18, 2022
  • MAC Title Decided On Coldwater’s Walk-Off Win

    The bottom of Coldwater’s lineup came up clutch in the Cavaliers’ final at-bat, scoring two runs in the bottom of the seventh to claim their first MAC title since 2008. Coldwater’s w...

    May 5, 2022
  • Versailles Beats The Cold, The Odds…And New Bremen

    The error of their ways? New Bremen limited Versailles to just four hits. But four costly Cardinal errors helped Versailles to a 4-2 win on another cold, blustery Tuesday. Read about the game in We...

    April 26, 2022
  • Coldwater Uses Weather, And Dellinger,To Blank Versailles

    Coldwater scored 14 runs on 10 hits, and feasted on a complete-game three-hitter and first inning home run by Reece Dellinger (below).  But when it was over everyone was in agreement...it's just easie...

    April 21, 2022
  • New Knoxville Goes Cold, Falls In Division IV Final

    Who could have believed? New Knoxville shot just 20% from the field, and didn't score for the first 11:32 of the game. The Rangers fell to Waterford, 35-26, in the Division IV championship game at U...

    March 12, 2022
  • New Knoxville: A Team, A Town, A Coach, A Memory

    Having been through so much already, a special team of special athletes, with a special coach, seeks one more win to script a fitting finish to a story that captures the full spectrum of emotions....

    March 11, 2022
  • Knoxville Plays Through ‘Tough’, Plays Now For Title

    They delivered perhaps their best defensive effort of the year, and when it mattered most.  New Knoxville held Cincinnati Country Day to 28 points, and 26% shooting to advance to the girls Division IV...

    March 11, 2022
  • Cold Shooting Halts Marion’s Advance In Reg. Tourney

    Marion Local ran aground of a team as big and talented defensively as they were Tuesday, as Antwerp held Jack Knapke (below) to just 4 points...and the Flyers to just 25% shooting to send them home fr...

    March 9, 2022
  • Marion Claims D-IV District Title With Eight Critical Minutes

    Leading by five points at halftime, Marion Local and Jack Knapke (below) blitzed Spencerville in the third quarter of Friday's Division IV district final to claim the title and advance to next week's ...

    March 4, 2022
  • Marion Breaks Away From St. Henry In Second Half

    Marion Local's size advantage in sophomore Jack Knapke (33) gave the Flyers something St. Henry couldn't match in an all-Midwest Athletic Conference district semifinal. ...

    March 1, 2022
  • Marion Local Survives; New Bremen Not As Fortunate

    St. Henry got a lift from its three-point shooting, including this one from Seth Heitkamp, in showing that tournament basketball is exceedingtly unpredictable (PressPros Feature Photos by Julie McMake...

    February 26, 2022

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