Marietta downs New Philadelphia to win ECOL title

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DEVOLA — Eleven and four were the important numbers following the Marietta boys soccer team’s 6-1 win over New Philadelphia Tuesday at Jerry Brock Field. Eleven straight wins to start the 2021 season, and four straight East Central Ohio League championships for the program. The Tigers ...

Fort Frye knocks off Williamstown in four sets

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WILLIAMSTOWN — Mady Long filled up the stat sheet here Tuesday for visiting Fort Frye with a pair of aces, 18 digs as well as match-highs of 20 kills and six blocks to help the Cadets earn a 25-7, 25-21, 20-25 and 25-22 victory versus Williamstown. Makenna Long also double-doubled for the ...

Pioneers retain Shrine Trophy

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A dominating defensive display helped Marietta College retain the Shrine Trophy for the fifth consecutive season. The Pioneers blanked Muskingum, 18-0, Saturday night at a packed Don Drumm Stadium, the program’s first shutout since a 41-0 win over Hiram on Sept. 7, 2019. Tay Pryor had two ...

Tigers Trounce

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MARIETTA — A goal-line stand by Marietta’s defense opened the contest here Friday night at Don Drumm Stadium versus visiting Ripley and quarterback Tyler Gerber found Kayden Durham thrice for touchdowns passes as the Tigers capped a 34-14 homecoming victory in style thanks to a Zach ...