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September 23, 2005 - 1:41am
7 years 6 weeks ago
High School Volleyball
#4 Newark Catholic (11-0) def. Licking Heights
25-3, 25-12, 25-9

In Newark, the defending Division-IV State Champions stay unbeaten on the season with an easy route of visiting Licking Heights. Not only are the Green Wave a perfect 11-0 on the season, but haven't even lost a game this year. The Green Wave has defeated every opponent this year three games to none. Currently the 8-time state champions are riding a 26...
September 23, 2005 - 1:13am
7 years 6 weeks ago
At Jaycee Golf Course in Zanesville for the MVL Golf Tournament, John Glenn wins its second consecutive league championship and sixth in nine years. The Muskies team score of 307 is 11 strokes better than second place Tri-Valley. West Muskingum's string of two straight MVL titles comes to an end, as the Tornadoes finish third.

Individually, West Muskingum senior Derek Brown captures medalist honors, as he's the only golfer to shoot under par. Brown turned in a two-under, 69. Brown...
September 23, 2005 - 12:22am
7 years 6 weeks ago
You probably recognize the name Kristin Daughtery. As a sophomore, she led River View girl's basketball to a Regional Final and hopes to do the same this year. But first, it's volleyball season. Daughtery also stars on the 12-1 state ranked team.

WHIZ's Evans Boston takes a closer look at Daughtery. The two-sport star is our Subway Player of the Week.

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September 21, 2005 - 12:55am
7 years 6 weeks ago
Boys' High School Soccer
Tri-Valley (6-1) 1
John Glenn (6-2) 0

In New Concord, the defending MVL champions hand the Muskies only their second loss of the season, as the Scotties stay perfect in league play. Ross Barr scores the game's lone goal with 22:46 left in the first half. The Scotties out shoot the Muskies 9-4.

Zanesville (3-5) 1
Dover (7-1) 0

The Blue...
September 21, 2005 - 12:38am
7 years 6 weeks ago
High School Volleyball
Buckeye Trail (9-0) def. Monroe Central (9-2)
20-25, 25-8, 21-25, 25-10, 15-10

In Old Washington, the state-ranked Warriors take over sole possession of first place in the Pioneer Valley Conference with a grueling five game win over rival Monroe Central. The two teams have battled for the league title the past three seasons, with the Seminoles winning the crown in 2003 and Trail in 2004.

Liz Ash paces the...
September 20, 2005 - 6:48pm
7 years 6 weeks ago
With the midway point to the high school football season approaching this Friday night with week five match-ups, the OHSAA releases its first official state computer ratings.

The playoffs are broken down to Division and then into four regions. The top eight teams from each region advance to the playoffs. Listed below are the teams of local interest currently in the playoff picture.

OHSAA State Football Ratings (9/20/05)...
September 20, 2005 - 12:39am
7 years 6 weeks ago
High School Volleyball
Tri-Valley (8-0) def. New Lexington
25-17, 25-21, 25-15

In New Lexington, the Scotties move within a game of going through the first half of the MVL Schedule undefeated, rolling past the Panthers in straight sets. Tri-Valley holds onto a two-game lead in teh MVL standings over John Glenn and Sheridan, who each have two losses.

Kayci Miller's 13 assists and five kills it tops for Tri-Valley, while Andrea...
September 20, 2005 - 12:26am
7 years 6 weeks ago
In the second Associated Press state volleyball poll of the season, Newark Catholic cracks the top five in Division IV. The defending state champion Green Wave are ranked 4th with one first place vote, undefeated on the season at 9-0.

In Division II, River View lost its first match of the season over the weeknd, but the Black Bears are still one of the best teams around. The ECOL school is 6th with an 11-1 season mark, picking up a pair of first place votes.

September 20, 2005 - 12:19am
7 years 6 weeks ago
Girls' High School Soccer
Tri-Valley (8-0-1) 5
Maysville 1

In Dresden, the Lady Scotties have no problem with MVL rival Maysville, scoring early and often at Kenny Wolford Park. Michelle Velazquez nets a pair of goal to lead Tri-Valley. Amanda Woods and Tahnai Annis add a goal and assist each. Megan Hutcheson also scores. For Maysville, Jaime McDonough records the lone Panther goal.
September 19, 2005 - 11:05pm
7 years 6 weeks ago
John Glenn Fullback Matt Heagan is a physical player.

Evans Boston profiles the Little Muskies' Senior, who plays on both sides of the ball, in this week's Subway Player of the Week.

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