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Schroeder Leads McComb To First State Title Since 1983 With Victory Over Trimble

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CANTON, Ohio — The Trimble Tomcats and McComb Panthers met Saturday morning at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio in a matchup that showcased a dominating performance by the Panthers on both sides of the ball. McComb got on the board midway through the first quarter when McComb’s Tanner Schroeder called his… Read More

Trimble’s Sawyer Koons Named Division VII Defensive Player Of The Year

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Dominance is one of the first words that comes to mind when the 2018 Trimble Tomcats’ defense is mentioned. Nine of their first 12 games resulted in the Tomcat defense shutting out their opponent, including a six-game shutout streak that extended into the playoffs. This dominant group, which concedes on average 5.4 points per game,… Read More

Division VI And VII All-Ohio Football Teams

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The Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association announced the Division VI and VII All-Ohio football teams Sunday. Those players in Gridiron Glory’s coverage area named to the lists are below. Division VI First Team Offense Running Backs: Keegan Wilburn, Nelsonville-York, Jr. Third Team Offense Running Backs: Jesse Collins, Belpre, Sr. Special Mention Donovan McCollister, Nelsonville-York; Dakota Ross,… Read More

Division IV And V All-Ohio Football Teams

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The Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association announced the Division IV and V All-Ohio football teams Monday. Those players in Gridiron Glory’s coverage area named to the lists are below. Division IV First Team Defense Linebackers: Eric Stillion, John Glenn, Sr. Punter: Brady Emerson, John Glenn, Jr. Third Team Offense Receivers: Joseph Clifford, John Glenn, Sr.; Dillon… Read More

Athens Bulldogs Football: Head coach Ryan Adams calls it a career after 10 seasons

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ATHENS, Oh – After 10 years of leading the Athens Bulldogs every Friday night, head coach Ryan Adams has taken off the headset for the last time. Adams announced during the team’s end-of-the-year banquet that he would not return for his 11th season as head coach and retire. While there was no exact reason for… Read More

Southeastern Ohio All-District First Team Recipients


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The Ohio Prep Sports Writers Association released their Ohio All-District first team selections.  Here are the list of players in our coverage area that received this honor. Division II First Team Offense  Linemen: Bradley Rinehart, Chillicothe, 6-3, Sr. All-Purpose:  J’Quan Harris, Chillicothe, Sr. First Team Defense Linemen: Pat Rourke, Chillicothe, Jr. Linebackers: Chris Postage, Chillicothe, Sr. Honorable Mention: Zach… Read More

Scotties Look To Defense To Continue Dominance In Sweet 16

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The Tri-Valley Scotties became a mainstay of the second round of the OHSAA Division 3 playoffs over the past decade. 10 playoff berths, 12 victories and a trip to the state championship game last year. However, 2018 presented a host of challenges. A new head coach, Kevin Fell, took over from long-time coach Justin Buttermore… Read More

Trimble Excels On Both Sides Of Ball In Playoff Win Versus Irish

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The greatest expression of dominance in sports is when the opponent knows exactly what you are going to do, and they still cannot stop it. On Saturday night, such was the case for the Trimble Tomcats. The Tomcats beat the visiting Fischer Catholic Irish 36-0 in the first round of the OHSAA region 27 playoffs…. Read More