Archive for MAC Feature
Dec
14

Versailles Stays Clean: Tigers’ Subs Sink New Bremen

No Changin’ Their Stripes…Kami McEldowney and the Versailles Tigers remained unbeaten, and thanks to a hot-shooting display from their bench…with a decisive win over another unbeaten in Thursday night MAC action. Read about the game in our Friday inside feature on Press Pros.

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Dec
12

Memories Of Roger Bacon Banished, For Now: Versailles Passes The CJ Challenge

They wanted, and expected, a physical challenge from Chaminade Tuesday night. And the Versailles Tigers and A.J. Ahrens (above) got that, and passed with flying colors, shedding some bad memories with their effort. Read more on the game and outcome in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
5

Minster Muscles The Redskins…Out’misses’ Fort Loramie

Minster’s size and pressure forced Loramie into 16 first half turnovers…and a hole too great for the Redskins to escape despite and scrappy second half effort. In the early battle of unbeatens Tuesday, it was Minster who came out on top. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature debut of basketball coverage for the 2017-18 season.

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Dec
4

Tournament Wrap-Up: What No One Heard, And Pics Not Seen

It’s tough to tell the entire story of a tournament, and of a title, in one game story…what Paul Harvey used to call, “the rest of the story”. Here’s a little more of what we reported over the weekend from Canton, and the OHSAA state football finals. Enjoy today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
2

Marion Remembers: Takes 10th State Title In Rematch With Kirtland

Heads above the rest…Junior Nick Tangeman had a huge day and the Marion Local Flyers played their absolute best when it mattered to win their 10th state title in their Division VI rematch with Kirtland. Read about it in our latest Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
1

Nearly Perfect: Minster Takes The Division VII Title!

Isaac Schmiesing’s dive for the pylon came up short, but there would be plenty more opportunities for Minster in Friday’s Division VII title game. The Wildcats crushed Cuyahoga Heights in convincing fashion, 32-7. Read more in the latest Press Pros feature.

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Nov
25

Minster Crashes The Party…’Cats Knock Off Top-Ranked Norwalk St. Paul

Minster used a punishing offense and Jared Huelsman, a dominating defense, and rolled past top-ranked Norwalk St Paul to return to the Division VII title game next week in Canton. Read more on the game from Greg Billing inside today’s MAC feature on PressProsMagazine.com.

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Nov
25

Marion Ground Pounds Liberty Benton…Will Seek 10th State Title

Celebrating a touchdown, and what else…but another trip to state! Matt Rethman and Nick Tangeman celebrate Tangeman’s first quarter touchdown and Marion Local’s sixth trip to the State Finals in the past seven years. They did it with a 31-13 win Friday over Liberty Benton. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
18

‘Cats Take Div. VII Region Title: Stokes…We Have To Get Better…

Minster continues defy the odds, winning their fifth straight Friday in the Region 28 regional final to advance to next week’s state semi-final in Division VII. Read more in today’s inside MAC feature.

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Nov
11

Versailles Shines The MAC’s Star One Brighter…Champs In Div. III

Orange You Glad?…Teams with common colors, and common competitive traditions, Versailles outlasted Coldwater in a war of wills, and skills, to claim its second Div. III volleyball title. Read our latest update from the state tournament at the Nutter Center in today’s inside feature on Press Pros.

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Nov
11

New Bremen Captures School’s, County’s First, #122 For The MAC…

Something to jump about…New Bremen’s Paige Jones leaps for joy at match point, and the village behind her hails the first state title in the history of the school…and the first volleyball title in the history of Auglaize County. Read more in our Press Pros inside feature from the state volleyball tournament.

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Nov
9

Jones Sets Tourney Record – Bremen Will Play For The Div. IV Title

Paige Jones set a tourney record for kills to sweep New Bremen through the semi-final round. And happy doesn’t start to describe the opportunity to win the school’s first team title in Saturday’s title round. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature. (Press Pros Feature Photo by Julie McMaken Wright)

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Nov
4

Versailles Final Four Bound With Regional Win Over East

It went five stressful sets, but in the end Division III Versailles prevailed over Miami East to earn another trip to next weekend’s state Final Four.

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Nov
4

Cardinal Crazy: Bremen Ousts Loramie For First State Title Opportunity…

Broadcaster Jack Buck once said, “Go crazy, fans,” and New Bremen fans did just that Saturday as the Cardinals stamped their ticket to the school’s first ever Final Four appearance in volleyball. Sophomore Macy Puthoff’s dad, (far right) led the cheers. Read more on the game in today’s Press Pros MAC feature.

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Nov
4

Not So Neighborly: Minster Sends Loramie Home Early….

The “Dude”…Jared Huelsman was again the big man on both sides of the ball Friday, leading Minster to a commanding halftime lead over Loramie, and sending the Wildcats to a second round date next week with Convoy Crestview. Read more about the game in today’s Press Pros inside MAC feature.

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Nov
3

Power Points: #1 New Bremen Powers Past Jackson Center In Div. IV Regional

Paige Jones put on an impressive power display, and #1-ranked New Bremen cruised to a Saturday regional final showdown with Fort Loramie by ousting defending champion Jackson Center from the tournament. Read more in the latest volleyball tournament update on Press Pros.

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Oct
28

When It Rains It Pours…Minster Wins Over Anna In The Slop

He did it all…on a night better suited for waterfowl than football, Minster’s Jared Huelsman scored three touchdowns and recovered a pair of fumbles to pace the 6-4 Wildcats over Anna in the regular season finale. Read more on the game, and Huelsman, in today’s Press Pros MAC feature.

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Oct
24

Ottoville Sees Red…Swept By New Bremen In Sectional Semis…!

Blake Snider played defense (above)…and #1-ranked New Bremen overcame some service miseries to ‘power’ their way past #3-ranked Ottoville in Tuesday’s Division IV sectional semi-final. Read more about the match in today’s volleyball feature on Press Pros.

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Oct
21

Tale Of Two Halves: Anna Coughs Up Lead, Game To Coldwater

Smash Mouth Football…After being stymied in the first half, Coldwater made the adjustments to get its run game, and identity, back for a second half comeback against Anna. Ben Wenning (above) scores one of his three touchdowns on the night. Read more in today’s MAC feature. (Press Pros Feature Photo by Sonny Fulks)

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Oct
18

Togetherness With Coldwater Volleyball And Tennessee Chicken…!

What’s the difference in Coldwater volleyball this season, maybe other than keeping the season going so they can enjoy more of that Tennessee Chicken from the Grill on Main? Togetherness, for one; and a lot to celebrate. A Press Pros profile on the state’s #1 team in Division III…in today’s inside feature.

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