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Warren sending 8 to state track meet

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NEW CONCORD — Warren High will be sending eight athletes to next week’s state track meet. After the 4x800 relay foursome of Jake Herriott, Trent Sayre, Preston Rowland-Demster and Ethan Yost qualified Thursday, four more athletes punched their tickets Saturday in the Division II regional ...

Warren boys 4×400 relay team sets regional record

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NEW CONCORD — Day one of the Division II regional track meet Thursday at Muskingum University was a success for Warren High School. Highlighting the day for Warriors was the boys 4x800 relay team, which finished first with a regional record time of 7 minutes, 56.85 seconds. The foursome ...

D1, D3 track athletes clinch state berths

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PICKERINGTON — For the second straight year, Marietta High will be represented at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. Friday in a Division I regional meet at Pickerington North, Tiger junior Torrance Nonnenmacher placed third in the long jump at 17 feet, 9.5 inches to qualify for next week’s ...

Good turnout for 18th annual Dave Couch Golf Tournament

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VIENNA — A large tree damaged Blair Couch’s house during a Monday night storm. The Wood County Commissioner and his family are OK and currently living in an apartment, now. “It’s all property loss,” said Couch, one of 144 golfers in flight A and flight B who competed in the 18th ...

Waterford’s Haden Offenberger to wrestle in Fargo in July

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WATERFORD — Haden Offenberger has qualified for the July 19-20 Cadet Greco National Tournament at the Fargo Dome in Fargo, N.D. The 132-pound Waterford High freshman grappler advanced by virtue of his third-place finish in the state championships at Otterbein University last ...

Frontier’s Brent West inks with Glenville

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NEW MATAMORAS — Brent West will be heading south. The Frontier High senior signed a National Letter of Intent Thursday in the Media Center at the school to continue his education and play baseball at Glenville State College in Glenville, W.Va., next school semester. “It just felt like ...

Regional track meets begin

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Track regionals are underway in Ohio, and several local teams were in action Wednesday. Waterford pole vault George Pantelidis hit 12 feet to finish third at the Division III Lancaster regional to earn a berth at next week’s state meet. Pantelidis was the only Washington County athlete to ...

Tiger Navy has good outing at Mercyhurst Prep Regatta

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Marietta High’s girls varsity lightweight 8 enjoyed a winning tune-up last weekend for nationals. In preparation for this Friday’s and Saturday’s Scholastic Rowing Association of America (SRAA) Regatta on the Cooper River in Camden, N.J., the Tiger Navy boat claimed gold at the 39th ...

MHS senior capping senior year on a high note

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Max Garrison Marietta High Year: senior Age: 18 GPA: 3.74 Favorite subject: calculus Sports: Track (outdoor and indoor), cross country, and swimming College: The Ohio State University Major: mechanical engineering Family: Russ and Jennifer Garrison (father and mother); older ...

Local track athletes compete in regionals this week

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While there will of course be several first-place winners in this week’s regional track & field meets around the state, it’s mostly about survival of the top 4 in each event. Those four will be the only prep thinclads to advance to the June 1-2 OHSAA State Championships at Jesse Owens ...

Frontier’s Kylie Daugherty headed to Marietta College

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NEW MATAMORAS — Kylie Daugherty will be fitted for both a basketball and softball uniform at Marietta College. Just like in high school. The 5-foot-10 Frontier High senior standout announced her intention to continue her education and play two sports at MC in a commitment ceremony at the ...

Magnolia boys hold off St. Marys and Doddridge

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Brooks Parsons has grown accustomed to winning state championships in his time at Magnolia High, but that didn’t make this latest one any less sweet. Parsons has been a member of state title winning football and basketball teams as a Blue Eagle and, for good measure, ...

Soccer event held in Marietta

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DEVOLA — A youth soccer-fest kicked off Saturday in Washington County. The Marietta Soccer League hosted the 27th annual Marietta Soccer Classic, a two day event, at the soccer complex in Devola. Competing in the tournament were 70-plus teams from three states - Ohio, West Virginia, and ...

Wabash knocks out Pioneers in regional

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ADRIAN, Mich. — Marietta College saw its 2018 baseball season come to end with a 4-2 loss to Wabash College Friday afternoon in the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional being played at Nicolay Field on the campus of Adrian College. The Etta Express finishes with a 27-18 overall record. Wabash ...

W.Va. thinclads kick off state meet

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Doddridge County boys of head coach Bobby Burnside have the lead following Friday’s opening day of the state track meet taking place at Laidley Field, but the Bulldogs and a plethora of fans from around the Mountain State are carrying heavy hearts. The Bulldogs, ...

Marietta sending seven to regional track meet

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Torrance Nonnenmacher was a two-event winner in Thursday night’s Ohio Division I District track & field meet at Don Drumm Stadium. The Marietta High junior thinclad was first in both the long jump and the 100 meter dash. She also finished fourth in the 200 meter dash to qualify for next ...

Pioneers drop Mideast Regional opener

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ADRIAN, Mich. — No. 16 Shenandoah scored three runs in the first two innings and then held on to defeat Marietta College, 3-2, Thursday morning in the first game of the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional at Nicolay Field on the campus of Adrian College. The Pioneers (27-17 overall) fall ...

Stiff competition in W.Va. Class A state track meet

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PARKERSBURG — Suffice it to say, when the state track meet gets underway at 2 p.m. today inside the University of Charleston Stadium at Laidley Field the competition is going to be fierce, especially when it comes to Class A. Although it appears defending single-A boys state champion St. ...

Frontier softball falls in district semifinal

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CALDWELL — Frontier High senior Kylie Daugherty had a two-homer game. Both were solo shots, though, and not enough to erase the deficit as the Cougars dropped a 6-4 decision to Tuscarawas Central Catholic in an OHSAA Girls Fast-Pitch Softball Division IV District semifinal in Noble County ...