For 16 minutes, it looked as though the Franklin Monroe Jets might derail the state's number one team. Unfortunately for the Jets, they could not duplicate their first half performance and became Fort Loramie's 24th consecutive victim. Joe Neves writes in today's Division IV Press Pros feature.
There are still a couple of league titles up for grabs…one area team has its sights set on ending a long, long post-season losing streak…and the top ranked small school girls team in the state will have a busy week before starting tournament play.
The Fort Loramie Lady Redskins are the last area unbeaten team as the season heads into the home stretch…The Anna Rockets had another sizzling week…Arcanum and Tri-Village will decide the girls Cross County Conference title this week…and the boys tournament draw will be held next Sunday. Read about it in This Week In Basketball.
Sidney let a nine-point lead get away in the second half, but turned up the defensive pressure down the stretch to win for the 6th straight time. Read about the game in today's Press Pros Miami Valley League feature.
As the season begins to wind down, there are head to head match-ups for first place in four conferences this week, including two between top 5 teams…the Versailles boys and Fort Loramie girls look to continue their unbeaten ways…and the girls tournament draw, believe it or not, is Sunday.