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October 27, 2005 - 11:28pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
For only the second time since 1990, the co-MVL leaders meet for the outright league championship in the final game of the season.

The last time week 10 meant so much was 1997, when Crooksville crushed River View for the Ceramics' last league crown.

Certainly Friday night will be historic no matter the outcome when West M meets Sheridan. No question about it, past history says the Generals are the favorite.

The Tornadoes haven't won a league championship since...
October 27, 2005 - 11:27pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
Boy's High School Soccer
D-II District Final @ River View

Dover 3
Zanesville 1

In a rematch of the 2003 Divsion II District Final where Dover won 2-1, the Tornadoes get the best of the Blue Devils again, 3-1.

Zanesville is the only team to beat Dover so far this season though, mounting a 1-0 victory in the regular season. The Blue Devils fail to make it back-to-back District titles finishing the season 8-8-1...
October 26, 2005 - 11:44pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
Boy's High School Soccer
Tri-Valley 4
Steubenville 2

Denied a trip to the Regional in 2004, Tri-Valley advances to the sweet 16 for the fourth time in five years. The Scotties double-up Steubenville in a D-II District Final game at River View. Brent McGee scores a pair of goals in the win.

Tri-Valley will play the winner of Zanesville and Dover in a Regional Semifinal game Tuesday, Nov. 1 at River View. Zanesville and...
October 25, 2005 - 11:42pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
The post season fate of a lot of area high school football teams are on the line this Friday night for week ten of the football season. Tuesday the OHSAA releases its computer point standings and the selection process will come down to the wire.

Breaking down the picture… In Division One in Region 3, at 7-2 Newark is 6th with a huge game against region rival Gahanna Lincoln. The Lions are ranked second in region three and just like last year, a win gets the Wildcats in and probably...
October 25, 2005 - 11:22pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
High School Girl's Soccer
Philo 5
Richmond Edison 2

In a cold and heavy downpour at the Philo Athletic Complex for the Division II District semifinal game, Philo continues to build on an already historic season.

The Electrics top Edison 5-2, advancing to a District Final game Saturday, Oct. 29 at noon against the winner of River View and Lisbon Beaver. The Black Bears and Beavers play their semifinal game Wednesday night,...
October 23, 2005 - 11:29pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
College Football

Muskingum 17
Marietta 18

The Muskies led for the entire game, but not when it counted.

Jason Vrable's touchdown pass to John Bokat with no time remaining lifts Marietta past Muskingum by one point.

The Muskies (1-6, 1-5 OAC) led 17-3 late in the third quarter, but Marietta (3-4, 2-4) scored 15 unanswered points, starting with a safety on a Muskingum botched punt attempt.

Vrable connected with...
October 21, 2005 - 12:08am
6 years 24 weeks ago
Sarah Clapper is one of the big reasons Newark Catholic volleyball is undefeated this season. The senior recorded her 1,000th career kill this year, as the Green Wave look to defend their state championship.

Division One volleyball programs like Ohio State gave Clapper a look, but she's got other plans. WHIZ's Evans Boston exlpains in this Subway Player of the Week.

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October 20, 2005 - 11:29pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
High School Boy's Soccer
Tri-Valley (12-4-1) 2
West Holmes (10-5-2) 0

At the Division II Sectional at River View, the six-time defending MVL Champ Scotties score a goal in each half to advance to the Sectional final. Brent McGee scores both goals for Tri-Valley. A pair of freshman, Travis Fry and Jordan Ayres, get both assists. The Dawgs outdhot the Knights 8-2. Tri-Valley plays again Saturday at 4:30 in the Sectional...
October 20, 2005 - 12:06am
6 years 24 weeks ago
High School Volleyball
Claymont def. Tri-Valley
25-16, 25-19, 25-13

At the Division II Sectional at River View High School, the two-time MVL Champion Scotties lose their tournament opener. The Mustangs dominate, as Tri-Valley fails to reach 20 points in any of the three games. *No other statistics of this match were reported.

Claymont advances to the Sectional final Saturday night at River View for a 7 p.m start against...(see...
October 19, 2005 - 11:46pm
6 years 24 weeks ago
High School Boy's Soccer
Zanesville 3 OT
Morgan 2

At the Division II Sectional Final at Philo, Zanesville overcomes a 2-0 2nd half deficit to capture its third straight Sectional championship, 3-2 over the Raiders.

Senior Larry Nolan scores the game-winning goal with 12:43 to play in overtime. Tony Dellamaggiore gives Morgan a 1-0 lead at the half, scoring with 16:30 to play in the first half.

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