For the past 50 years the Zanesville Blue Devils have played football inside John D. Sulsberger Stadium.
As the Blue Devil's season concludes this week they'll be having a special tribute for the 50th anniversary. Zanesville High School Athletic Director Scott Aronhalt said it is important to remember the past.
"It's critical," said Aronhalt. "I think that's one of the things that overall if you look in society today I don't think we do a good job of understanding...
The Zanesville football team has alot to be thankful for this November. The Devils have rolled off 13 straight victories, captured an ECOL championship, and advanced to the State Final Four for just the second time in school history. Despite all the hype, the Devils are business as usual this week, and most of all, thankful for the opportunity.
The success of Zanesville football transcends the field of play this season. Everyone has played a part....from the players, coaches, parents, and even new technology. Recently, a high tech website has helped the process of distributing game footage from schools each week. JT Raymond has more on this handy invention.
Division 2 Regional Final at St. Francis Desales High School
Zanesville 35 New Albany 28
Zanesville will play Loveland next Friday at a site and time to be determined.
Division 6 Regional Final at Gahanna Lincoln High School
Newark Catholic 21 Bishop Ready 48
Ready will play Kirtland next Friday at a site and time to be determined.
The Blue Devils success this season has been built on their versatility, and no player better symbolizes that than senior JT McFarland. Whether he's punting, receiving, returning kicks, or anchoring the defense, Zanesville's "do-it-all" man really does it all, and he does it with a smile.
The Devils will need a team effort to get by New Albany (11-1) Friday night at Columbus Desales High School at 7:30 p.m. Zanesville (12-0) has already made history this season, with the...
It's a taken a complete team effort for Zanesville to get to week 13. From the players, coaches, parents, and community...everyone has their part in the success of Blue Devil football.
By most standards, the season has already been a success, but Zanesville has one thing on their minds and that is a state championship.
The Devils can get one step closer to that goal Friday night against New Albany. The Eagles are favorites in the division, they won it last year and...
There will be a community pep rally at Sulsberger Stadium at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday night to wish the 12-0 Blue Devils good luck at this Friday's third-round playoff game against New Albany. Zanesville High School Principal Mark Ulbrich says the pep rally is a way to recognize the team's hard work and show the players how much support they have from the community.
"I think it's really an opportunity for the community to come together to really show how much they...
The Zanesville football team has always been an integral part of the high school, but this year they have taken it to a different level. The Devils capped off just the second undefeated season in school history and routed their first playoff opponent, 38-0.
Up next, Zanesville takes on Worthington Kilbourne (10-1) at Gahanna Lincoln High School this Friday at 7:30 p.m. The students and faculty have been apart of their success all season, and are ready to watch them accomplish...
It's not every day that you get to play in a professional stadium. But two local soccer teams will do just that Saturday afternoon. Both the Zanesville and West Muskingum boys will kick off their seasons against each other at Crew Stadium.
Both teams were hard at work Friday in preparation for the showdown in Columbus. West Muskingum comes into this season with high expectations, after going 9-7-2, in their playoff run a year ago. Head coach Ryan Barks returns six...