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September 7, 2005 - 12:20am
5 years 51 weeks ago
High School Volleyball

Rosecrans (1-2) def. Zanesville (0-3)
25-26, 25-13, 13-25, 25-22

For the second straight year, the area's smallest school takes down one of the area's biggest schools on the court. Rosecrans rolls at Rogge Gymnasium in four sets over Zanesville for its first win of the season. Kaeli Lear and Jaclyn Johnston each score 14 points for the Bishops, while Megan Dollings adds four kills. Elysse Scheffler scores 15...
September 7, 2005 - 12:20am
5 years 51 weeks ago
High School Soccer
Philo 1
John Glenn 7

A huge night for the Muskies.

Three different players scored two goals, and John Glenn cruised to victory, beating Philo, 7-1.

John Glenn scored three goals in the first 15 minutes, the first two by Sean Grubb. Jake Simonette also netted two goals, as did Seth Lewis.

The Muskies are now 3-0 on the year, 2-0 in the MVL. Philo drops to 2-2 with the loss, 1-2 in the MVL.

September 4, 2005 - 12:07am
5 years 51 weeks ago
Newark senior quarterback Aaron Huffman is pretty good. He hopes to lead Newark back to the playoffs this season, and he has an interesting tie to the last Newark playoff team.

WHIZ's Evans Boston explains in this week's Subway Player of the Week.

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September 4, 2005 - 12:05am
5 years 51 weeks ago
College Football
Miami (OH) 14
Ohio State 34

Newark native Shane Montgomery is 0-1 as Miami's head coach.

Ohio State's offense and defense were way too much for the RedHawks. The Buckeyes roll to victory, 31-14.

Dante Whitner led the defense with a 26 yard interception return for a touchdown.

Montgomery played football at Newark Catholic in high school. He was hired as the head coach of Miami (0-1) in the offseason.

The 38...
September 4, 2005 - 12:00am
5 years 51 weeks ago
Wooster 13
Muskingum 10

The Muskies hung tough, but the Scots nailed a 31 yard field goal with 3:00 remaining in the game to seal the victory in the season opener.

Muskingum (0-1) got on the board first. The defense forced a fumble deep in Wooster (1-0) territory, leading to quarterback Steve Raymond's one yard dive for a touchdown.

Raymond had 120 total yards and the one score.

The game was tied at 10 at halftime, but the Muskies did have two...
September 3, 2005 - 12:16am
5 years 51 weeks ago
Newark 34
Zanesville 10
It was close in the first half, but the second half was all Wildcats.

Newark beats Zanesville for the sixth straight year, taking down the Blue Devils, 34-10.

Newark only led 13-10 at halftime, but busted it open in the second half.

Wildcats senior quarterback Aaron Huffman went 10-18 for 148 yards and two touchdowns. Christian Livingston led the receiving core with seven catches for 88 yards and one score...
September 2, 2005 - 12:23am
5 years 51 weeks ago
MVL Volleyball
Tri-Valley (2-0) def. West Muskingum (1-2)
26-24, 27-29, 25-10, 25-23

West Muskingum's 13 service errors eventually lead to its demise, as the defending MVL Champ Scotties improve to 2-0. Kassie Wagner's nine kills is tops for Tri-Valley, as Michelle Hogue adds 15 points, eight assists and an ace. Paige Boyer's 16 points and 3 aces lead the Tornadoes in the loss

Prior to the match the new West Muskingum gymnasium was named...
September 1, 2005 - 12:07am
5 years 51 weeks ago
After three straight trips to the playoffs, the Zeps finally slowed down with a 5-5 record.

It was Coach Dan Wesson's final year with the team, but as WHIZ's Aaron Spragg Explains, the atmosphere in Sarahsville remains the same with Time Wilson in charge.

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August 31, 2005 - 1:14am
5 years 51 weeks ago
High School Volleyball

Columbus School for Girls def. Rosecrans
23-25, 23-25, 25-20, 25-23, 15-11

At Rogge Gymnasium, the Lady Bishops (0-1) take a two games to none lead, but the Unicorns win the next three games to steal the win. It would of been a huge win for Rosecrans in its first match of the season, as the Cols. School for Girls competes in Division I. Jaclyn Johnston paces the Bishops offense with 10 kills, while Tessi...
August 30, 2005 - 1:00am
5 years 51 weeks ago
West Muskingum def. Maysville
25-21, 25-18, 25-17

At Gary Ankrum Memorial Gynmasium, in the new West Muskingum High School, the host team sweeps past Maysville in straight sets.

Brittany Robinson pounds six kills with three service aces to lead the Tornadoes, while Paige Boyer chips in five kills.

West Muskingum and Maysville are both 1-1 on the season.

The Tornadoes will dedicate their new gymnasium in memory of the former principal Gary...
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