Troy put pressure on Tippecanoe's defense ... but the Red Devils' didn't break in a key Miami Valley League game Friday night. Tipp's win set up a showdown with the Piqua Indians in a Miami Division clash that could decide the division title.
Week 7 of the high school football schedule features some games the people have waited to see - really want to see - and will say something about who's a serious threat in the post-season. Our picks to win...on the Friday night 'Picks' page, sponsored by Nidec/Minster, in Minster.
Fall readership definitely brings out the color in comments from new Press Pros readers, near and far - on empty seats at high school football games, equality in coverage, excitement for volleyball...and Hal McCoy!
From the Tuesday 'Presser'.....The Heisman Trophy candidate was asked some pointed questions about being intercepted and having, for him, a low completion percentage against Wisconsin. But he has been without Jaxon Smith-Njigba while having to break in some young receivers. Mark Znidar writes the Buckeyes.
The loss of a friend, a leader, and a pillar of the community always brings out the best in those left behind. And after so many courageous efforts on the field over the years, the one I observed Sunday at Brian Harlamert's wake reminded me that the greatest win of all is the love and support from friends and neighbors.