Archive for MAC Feature
May
6

Schmidt Brilliant, Nixon’s Timely Hit Tops Versailles

His teammates mob Justin Nixon following his seventh inning base hit that drove in the game’s only run Tuesday in a 1-0 Minster win over Versailles. Read more about the game in the latest Press Pros update.

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May
1

As Patient As A Pharmacist, Jerry Kaup’s Prescription For Fort Baseball

In his eleventh year as coach at Fort Recovery, Jerry Kaup has taken his team to the verge of ultimate success twice, and patiently waits for the next cycle of talent to come of age.

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Apr
27

Versailles Crushes Cardinals In Eight On 5 Run Comeback

Jumping for joy…Versailles’ Jacob Treon (below, left) and Carson Bey celebrate their back-to-back extra base hits in the seventh and eighth innings that led to a Tigers’ comeback win over New Bremen in extra innings.

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Apr
22

Sudhoff Shines, Coldwater Rolls Over Versailles…

They looked good. Read good!….And sophomore Luke Sudhoff (below) showed his versatility on the mound, at the plate, and on the bases Thursday, helping Coldwater to a convincing 8-2 win over visiting Versailles. Read about the game in the latest Press Pros update.

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Apr
20

Duel In The Cold…Coldwater-Bremen Snowed Out

Wind and rain and the blur of Coldwater pitcher Reece Dellinger, who came within three outs of an official game no-hitter against New Bremen Tuesday before play was suspended for inclimate weather. Read about it in the latest Press Pros update.

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Apr
10

Offensive Outburst Lifts Versailles In Split With Loramie

This season has been full of positives for the Fort Loramie softball team. An exception came in the third inning Saturday. Versailles pounded out 14 runs in a 21-3 win in the first game of a doubleheader. The Redskins then grabbed the split with an 11-1 win in the second game. Read more on girl’s softball by Greg Billing inside today’s PressPros.

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Apr
8

Bremen Is Heard, Again…Tops Minster 4-1 In The Wind

Well-pitched, and well-played despite a 20 mile-per-hour gale, New Bremen flashed arms and enough hitting (Kyle Tenkman, below) to out-duel Minster in a MAC masterpiece.

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Apr
5

Minster Celebrates Special Night With Sweet Win

Minster and Covington battled to a 1-1 tie through three and 1/2 innings before the Wildcats broke it open with 10 runs in the fourth and fifth innings, sending the ‘Cats to the run-rule victory. Read Minster Softball by Greg Billing inside today’s Press Pros.

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Feb
27

‘Card’ Sharks…New Bremen Outlasts Marion For Sect. Title

It was physical, it was thrilling, and it was prototype MAC basketball.  And New Bremen played well enough, and long enough, to overtake Marion Local in overtime for the sectional title. Read the latest Press Pros feature.

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Feb
25

Wolf Paces Minster, New Knoxville Shuts Down Marion

Ivy, of course…Ivy Wolf played well, shot well, and led Minster to a convincing win over Fort Recovery, while New Knoxville knocked out Marion Local in the other Division IV district final Thursday at Wapakoneta. Read the latest Press Pros feature.

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Jan
31

Late Rally, OT Lifts Minster Past Jackson Center

Minster senior Eric Schmidt took his point guard position literally Saturday night, scoring seven of the Wildcats’ nine points in overtime to lift his team to a 45-41 victory over a tough Jackson Center team. Read more about the game on Press Pros.

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Jan
29

Johnny On The Spot…The ‘Other’ Nixon Sinks St. Henry

Too many ‘Cats…The Nixon advantage spelled the difference for Minster, but not the one you expected.  Younger brotherJohnny goes for 24 and he had plenty of help (below) in the Wildcats commanding win Friday over St. Henry. Read about the game on Press Pros.

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Jan
28

Bremen Overcomes Versailles, Themselves, To Win Their 9th

New Bremen and senior Elli Roetgerman (below) found some extra internal toughness to come from behind, fight to stay in front, and finish Thursday with their fifth league win – 62-53 – over Versailles. Read about it in the latest Press Pros update.

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Jan
22

A Game Of Grab And Grit…Minster Survives Marion

It wasn’t a clinic, or even pretty.  But in the end Minster and Justin Nixon (below) found enough points in the fourth quarter to pull away and remain unbeaten in MAC play. Read about it.

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Jan
21

Better Than They Practiced…Minster Crushes Marion Local

Turnovers and points in transition…The essential showdown for MAC dominance in girls basketball lasted a quarter.  And then Minster turned on jets, and defense (below), and left Marion Local in their wake.

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Jan
16

Parks, And No Recreation…St. Marys Throttles Coldwater

Behind sophomore center Austin Parks’ 23 points (and a lot of blocks and deflections), St. Marys gains a weekend split with a dominating Saturday night win over Coldwater. Read about the game on Press Pros.

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Jan
15

Seven Tragic Minutes…St. Henry Quiets Versailles

It was ‘any given night’  for the first sixteen minutes.  But then fate, or defense, or the rim shrinking – something – flummuxed Versailles on their way to a 48-36 loss to St. Henry. Read more in the latest Press Pros MAC feature.

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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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