Archive for MAC Feature
Jan
14

Marion Stays In The Hunt, ‘Squeezes’ Fort Recovery

Big Shots At Big Times…Marion’s Lindsey Koenig’s shot at the buzzer gave Marion Local a 21-13 halftime lead, and they rode their defense Thursday for an eventual 42-32 win over Fort Recovery. Read more in today’s Press Pros.

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Jan
7

The Thursday ‘Goods’…Marion Local Tames Tigers

They scored in all the familiar ways…Marion shot the three, scored inside, and got a bunch of points off their defense and in transition (below) to take down Versailles Thurday night, 66-37. Read more about the game in today’s Press Pros.

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Dec
17

On Again, Off Again Marion Outlasts Coldwater…

They sprinted out like a house afire, only to have that fire doused a couple of times.  But Marion Local found enough offense when it was challenged Thursday to turn back Coldwater in MAC girls basketball. Read the latest Press Pros feature.

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Dec
13

Minster Shows They’re Good…Against Familiar Look

Cool is, as cool does…Bryan Falk sparkled offensively for the second night in a row, leading Minster to a hard-earned win over Wapakoneta. Read about the game in today’s Press Pros.

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Dec
12

With A Few Flicks Of The Wrist…Minster Tops Bremen

Justin Nixon had another huge night for Minster, but it was a late 3-point bombardment by his teammate, Bryan Falk, that helped the Wildcats seal a 51-36 victory over rival New Bremen on Friday. Colin Foster writes the story for Press Pros.

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Dec
10

Wolf’s 20, Cardinal Sins Lead To Minster Win Over Bremen

New Bremen struggled to make shots at the worst of times, and Minster played like they hadn’t played at all…because they hadn’t.  But there was enough Minster (and Ivy Wolf, below) at the right times to salvage a hard-fought win over the Cardinals.

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Dec
5

Minster’s Nixon Has Career Slam Dunk Performance Win

Minster’s big man has a big night in the win over the Versailles Tigers . You could say it was a slam dunk performance by Justin Nixon. Read More about MAC basketball by Colin Foster in today’s PressPros.

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Nov
29

St. Henry Overcomes Miscues, Russia In Sloppy Win…

A win is a win … but St. Henry coach Eric Rosenbeck would like to see prettier ones from his Redskins than the 47-38 victory over Russia in a non-conference game Saturday night.

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Nov
28

Roughriders’ Buzzer Beater Sinks Marion In Opener….

It felt like mid-season, they played like it was mid-season, and in the end…St. Marys’ Jadin Davis (below) finished it like it was mid-season with a winner at the horn…a rough ride for Marion Local on opening night. Read about the game in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
23

Saga Of A Winning Kick…The Story Of A Winning Kicker

Brady Klingshirn played it cool after the fact.  But what he did to win the 2020 Division VI state title in football was nerve-wracking…and required the help of a bunch of other guys. Read about it in the latest Press Pros update.

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Nov
21

“That Style Of Play….” Keys A Cardinal Win

Once again the state recognized and paid tribute to the consistency and style of play in Darke, Auglaize, Mercer, Allen and Shelby County that has now claimed 36 ‘official’ titles, with 37 hanging in the balance.

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Nov
19

New Bremen’s Title Quest Puts Muscle In An Old Adage

They’ve interrupted the plans of more than one traditional football power (Marion Local, below) on their way to tomorrow’s OHSAA Division VII title game. But how have they done it, and can New Bremen do it one more time? Bruce Hooley shares their remarkable story in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
15

New Bremen Falls In Division IV Final…To Calvert

It wasn’t their day…a pair of lost leads and a stubborn opponent who refused to let up cost New Bremen dearly in the Division IV volleyball championship finale. Read about the match in the latest Press Pros update.

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Nov
14

One Win Away…Bremen Cruises Past Newark Catholic

They did it in four sets, and at times made it look tantalizingly easy.  Elli Roetgerman (below) and New Bremen advances to Sunday’s championship round with a convincing win over New Catholic in the Division IV volleyball semi-finals. Read the latest weekend update on Press Prosl

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Nov
8

Coldwater Returns To State With Win Over Mechanicsburg

The ol’ 89 play…Tyler Schwieterman leaves Mechanicsburg tacklers in his wake on his way to an 89-yard touchdown run, Coldwater’s biggest ‘offensive’ play of the night in Saturday’s 35-14 regional final win. Read more in the latest Press Pros update.

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Nov
7

Bremen Punches Ticket To Final Four…Tops Russia In Four

It took four games for the New Bremen Cardinals to advance to their fourth consecutive state Final Four.  They’ll take it, as always! Read about the match in the latest Press Pros weekend update.

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Nov
7

New Bremen ‘Blocks’ Marion’s Path With Stunning Win

Building ‘Block’…Dan Homan’s block of a Marion Local punt (below) and touchdown flipped the script on the game and the future of the surging New Bremen Cardinals. They scored a stunning win over defending champion Marion Local Friday in the Division VII regional final. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
1

Versailles Falls To Roger Bacon – “One Play Short!”

They fought like Tigers…but came up a play short.  Versailles sees its season end in an exciting 31-28 loss to Roger Bacon in the Division V regional semi-final. Read about the game in today’s Press Prosl

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Oct
31

Marion Blasts Riverside, Meets New Bremen In Reg. Final

The defense was customarily stingy, and the running attack (Peyton Otte, below) proved to be too much of a good thing for the Riverside Pirates. Defending champion Marion Local moves on to next week’s Division VII regional final.

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Oct
29

You Know The Script…New Bremen Wins Another District

Trophy time…They played as well as they have in years past, titles past.  New Bremen swept #1-ranked New Knoxville to earn their fifth straight district title, and another run at the Final Four. Read about them in today’s Press Pros feature.

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