Archive for GWOC Feature
May
6

Miscues Ruin Trojans’ Mood On Cinco De Mayo

Seven errors, eight walks lead to uncharacteristic pedestrian outing for Troy in loss to Lakota West. A rundown finally catches up with Lakota West’s Andrew Brownley (above), when he was tagged out by Troy’s short-stop Cole Brogan. Read more on GWOC baseball in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
30

Troy Withstands Late Piqua Rally To Win….

Can you guess who? It was a little dry on the base paths Monday, which made Troy’s Jake Daniel hard to recognize as he slid headfirst into third base. The Trojans scored a pair of runs late to beat Piqua at Market Street Field, 7-5. Read more on an interesting game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
25

Baseball Is A Funny Game: Just Ask Troy…!

Twenty four hours after seeing Tuesday’s game slip through their hands, Troy’s Cole Brogan (above) took matters into his own hands, pitching a run-rule shortened three-hit shutout to beat Tipp City, 11-0. Read more on the game in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
21

Tipp Wins Its 15th…Over Former CBC Rival Kenton Ridge

Tipp used its pitching and attention to the ‘little things’ to notch its 15th win of the season over former CBC rival Kenton Ridge. Read more about the game from Greg Billing in the latest Press Pros feature on GWOC baseball.

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Apr
18

Facing McDonagh A Tall Task

Troy’s 5-9 hurler, Derek McDonah, overpowers Butler to win first game of Wednesday’s doubleheader. And hey, it’s been a good week – a really good week – for McDoonah. Read more about it, and GWOC baseball, from Greg Billing in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
14

Tippecanoe Strong-Armed, And Dangerous…

Pitching depth has Tippecanoe as contender in the GWOC and beyond. On Friday it was Mason McClurg’s turn to throw teams for a loss. Read more on the Red Devils’ win over West Carrollton from Greg Billing inside today’s Press Pros feature..

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Mar
24

Division II: Trotwood Comes Up Short, SVSM Captures 8th Title

For the second year in a row, Trotwood fall to Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary, this time in the finals for the Division II title.

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Mar
23

Div. II: Trotwood Rips Past Meadowbrook To The Saturday Final….

Trotwood used its superior size, speed, and depth to crush Byesville Meadowbrook in the first of Friday’s Division II semi-final games at Value City Arena. The Rams advance to the championship round to face the winner of Akron SVSM and Lexington. Read more…..

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Mar
3

Frantic Finished Stings Yellow Jackets

Last-second shot doesn’t fall for Sidney in 63-62 sectional final thriller had a little bit of everything. Read more about the game from columnist Greg Billing in the latest Press Pros feature update.

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Feb
14

Sidney Stops Butler: GWOC American North Deadlocked

A miserable start turned into a game to remember as Sidney avenged an earlier loss and threw the GWOC American North race into a tie with one game remaining. Read more about the game from columnist Joe Neves in the latest Press Pros feature update.

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Feb
10

Vandalia Rolls On With Home ‘Kort’ Advantage

Butler’s Kort Justice returned home to Vandalia this season and joined his teammates in a defense-first approach that has the Aviators soaring. Read more on the GWOC sports page by Greg Billing.

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Feb
7

Better Late Than Never…Butler Outlasts Versailles In Double OT

Bummer! Justin Ahrens’ expression says it all (above, center) as he was forced to sit and watch Butler overtake Versailles and win in double overtime Tuesday. Ahrens fouled out in the first of the two overtime periods. Read more about the game in the latest Press Pros feature update.

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Feb
3

Tipp Outlasts Piqua For GWOC North Win…

Tipp worked for a big first half lead, then saw it evaporate to a strong Piqua comeback in the second half. But in the end the Red Devils used 25 points from Josh Wildermuth and a strong finish of their own to squeek out a GWOC North win over the Indians. Read about in today’s Press Pros GWOC feature.

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Jan
31

Sidney Gets Back On Track: Yellow Jackets Hold Off Tippecanoe…

Andre Gordon scored a game-high 29 points and Sidney bested Tipp for a second time this season, 79-74. Read about the game from Joe Neves in the latest GWOC basketball feature on Press Pros.

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Jan
21

Hometown Rivals: Sidney Too Much For Lehman…

Sidney had too much size and too many weapons, handing Lehman a 69-44 loss in Sidney’s version of a cross-town rivalry. Read Greg Billing’s story about the game.

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Jan
16

Sidney ‘Centered’ By 3-Point Shooting…Centerville Wins!

Too little, and too late….Centerville came out blistering, and Sidney had to fight in the second half to make it a game. The result? Too many Elks’ three-pointers at the outset, and Sidney falls despite winning the second half. Read more about the game in the latest Press Pros GWOC feature.

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Jan
6

McCoy: Tipp Ends Up On Top With Two Man Whirl-Wind Show…

They combined for one of the area’s biggest point outburst of the season. Xenia’s Samari Curtis (left) and Tipp’s Caiden Smith (right) lit up the scoreboard, but Tipp took home a hard-earned win. Read more about the game in our inside GWOC feature by Hal McCoy.

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Dec
23

Eye Of The Tiger: A Stocking Stuffer For Versailles….

Brilliant at times, reckless at others, it featured two of the best individual performances of the 2017-18 season. And in the end…a well-earned and competitive win for Versailles over the rapidly improving Tipp Red Devils. Merry Christmas from Press Pros and our staff..while you read about the game in today’s weekend inside feature.

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Dec
20

Meltdown! Sidney Loses Lead, Game To Unbeaten Butler

Sidney had Vandalia Butler on the ropes for most of three quarters, but the Aviators never panicked and used a big fourth quarter to stun the Jackets and remain unbeaten. Read more GWOC basketball inside today’s GWOC feature by Joe Neves.

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Dec
16

Butler Impressive…Aviators Soar Past Troy

Not Enough Trojans…The Vandalia Butler Aviators started hot and finished hotter in thumping Troy for its fifth straight win, the Aviators best start in 14 years. Read about the game from Joe Neves in our latest update on Greater Western Ohio Conference (GWOC) basketball.

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