Stories tagged with: Soccer

June 27, 2014 - 2:22pm
1 year 21 weeks ago

Bishop Rosecrans has been using the facilities at Zanesville High School for home football games, but that will change in a couple of years.

School officials at Rosecrans are working to build two new practice facilities on top of the hill in order to allow room for expansion for game facilities at the school.

"There is enough room to do a full size practice soccer field and a full size practice football field," said School Board Member Chris Zemba. "So what...

July 5, 2013 - 8:09pm
2 years 20 weeks ago

An all too familiar trend plagued the Zanesville Athletic Football Club again on Friday night. After a missed penalty kick in the first half, and several easy chances in front of the net, ZAFC came up short to Buffalo FC, losing 1-0. Zanesville left the door open and Buffalo took advantage with a goal in the 81st minute, which proved to be the difference maker at the Maysville Athletic Complex.

The loss rounds out the inaugural season for head coach Brenton Dawson and...

June 30, 2013 - 8:45pm
2 years 21 weeks ago

By: A.C. Carter

The only undefeated and untied team in the National Premier Soccer League’s Midwest Region kept its perfect record intact today (Sunday) following a visit to Zanesville.

Detroit City FC shut out Zanesville Athletic FC 3-0 to run its record to 10-0-0. The win also allowed Detroit City to clinch the Great Lakes Division title. The club is expected to be the top seed in the upcoming Midwest Region playoff tournament.

Following a 30-minute delay due...

May 19, 2013 - 7:37pm
2 years 26 weeks ago

The Zanesville Athletic Football Club opened its inaugural season with a loss on the road, and the home slate had a similar result. ZAFC lost at the Maysville Athletic Complex 3-2 to the defending league champion AFC Cleveland Royals.

The turning point in the match came in the 66th minute when Smart Osadolor was given a red card for what looked to be like an accidental play. At the time Zanesville Athletic was down 2-1 and on the attack, but after Osadolor left, the game took...

May 18, 2013 - 1:45pm
2 years 27 weeks ago

Zanesville's first semi-professional soccer club is making its debut this Sunday. The team put the finishing touches on their preparations Friday for Cleveland AFC, another member of the NPSL (National Premier Soccer League).

Zanesville Athletic will hold their home games on the turf at the Maysville Athletic Complex in South Zanesville. Owner and President Josh Stocker helped originate the idea for the addition of the club to Northeast Ohio. With the help of Fieldhouse Owner Mick...

March 24, 2013 - 7:27pm
2 years 34 weeks ago

The Zanesville Athletic Football Club held its third series of tryouts at the Maysville Athletic Complex on Sunday. Local players braved the cold for a shot at making the first ever roster for Zanesville AFC. Around ten players have committed to the team, with about 20 spots remaining. The club is starting from scratch under owner Josh Stocker. Several years of planning will finally come to fruition for Stocker and head coach Brandon Ponchak this season.

The club...

August 4, 2012 - 10:25pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

The Matt Brown soccer tournament which opened up day one of competition on Friday, saw day two of the tournament have just as much success. Teams from as far away as Rio Grande University came to play in the Brown tournament which raised over 2,000 dollars for the Philo head coach. Players came from as near Zanesville and even as far as England and Australia to help raise money for this event and something that its organizers are happy to see from not only...

November 6, 2011 - 11:35am
4 years 2 weeks ago

Girls Soccer


John Glenn              7-3    10-6 **
Tri-Valley                6-3-1  8-7-1
West Muskingum  6-3-1  9-6-1
Philo                        4-4-2  7-7-2
Maysville                3-6-1  5-9-2

October 6, 2011 - 7:33pm
4 years 7 weeks ago

Boys Soccer

Tri-Valley 11 - Philo 0

Tri-Valley clinched the MVL championship with an 11-0 win over Philo Thursday night.  The Scotties were led by two hat tricks, one from junior Chase Alfman, the other from classmate Andrew McGee.  Cody Smith also added two goals in the win.

Ryan Hetrick finished with three assists for the Scotties (11-1, 9-0).

Tri-Valley has also announced it will play Lancaster, Saturday, October...

October 4, 2011 - 7:17pm
4 years 7 weeks ago

Boys Soccer

Rosecrans 2 - Coshocton 7

At first, this pivotal ECOL matchup appeared to be close.  A goal ten minutes into the contest by Coshocton senior Lucas Dunlap put the Redskins in front, but it didn't last long.

Rosecrans' Logan Lazar responded with a goal 30 seconds later, but the Bishops were unable to keep up with Coshocton's pressure in a 7-2 loss.

Dunlap followed his initial score with two others, both in the...

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