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Athens’ Season Ends with Loss To Top-seeded Bishop Hartley

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One week after winning the TVC-Ohio title, the Athens Bulldogs’ (9-2) season came to an end Friday night as they were defeated by four-time state champion Bishop Hartley (9-2) in the Division III, Region 11 quarterfinals. Athens forced Bishop Hartley to punt on their opening drive, but were unable to handle the punt and George… Read More

The Generals Stun Golden Eagles, Earn First Playoff Win In Seven Years

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Only a foot away from taking the lead, Sheridan lined up for a third and goal play. While the Bellbrook faithful let the opposing offense hear it, senior quarterback Ethan Heller took the snap and powered his way into the end zone. The Generals took the lead: a lead they would hold for the rest… Read More

Scotties Upset The Magics In Defensive Battle

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Coming into Friday night, the Barberton Magics were undefeated while averaging over 38 points per game and a margin of victory upwards of 24 points. Holding home field advantage as the second seed in the region, they were the odds-on favorites over the Tri-Valley Scotties. Apparently, no one told the Scotties. Tri-Valley defeated Barberton 10-0… Read More

Scotties Look North Towards Playoff Face Off Against Barberton

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The Tri-Valley Scotties (9-1) will have a long drive up I-77 for a Friday night playoff battle against the Barberton Magics (10-0) in the first round of the postseason. The Scotties, fresh off a victory over Maysville which clinched an MVL conference title (shared with the Sheridan Generals), are led by senior quarterback Luke Fargus,… Read More

Hillsboro Suits Up for Week Eleven Against Eastmoor Academy

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The Hillsboro Indians came up one yard short of an undefeated season. This fall has been the culmination of a long eight-year rebuilding process in which Hillsboro has had only two winning seasons (2017, 2018) since 2010, including two winless seasons in 2012 and 2013. One of two Frontier Athletic Conference schools to share the… Read More

Athens To Face Top-Seeded Bishop Hartley In Regional Quarterfinals

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TVC-Ohio champion Athens (9-1) travels north to Columbus on Friday to face Bishop Hartley (8-2) – the top seed in Division III, Region 11. The Bulldogs are making their sixth appearance in the state tournament and their first appearance since they were state runners-up in 2014.  The 2014 Athens team finished 14-1 and was led… Read More

Generals Enter Postseason With Victory Over Raiders

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Rain typically makes football uglier. Passes slip through receivers fingers, rushers have difficulty keeping the ball, and every player kicks up mud and water in equal measure with each stride. The conditions can be a nightmare, but it’s a nightmare that both teams share. The Sheridan Generals were able to wake up from the nightmare… Read More

Ironmen Run Through Cavs, Claim Share Of FAC Title

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Last season, Jackson and Chillicothe met at Alumni Stadium in week 10 with the Frontier Athletic Conference Championship on the line and the Cavaliers pulled away in the fourth quarter to claim the inaugural FAC title. A year later, the same teams met at a rain-soaked Hernstien Field under the same circumstances: The winner gets… Read More

Scotties Roll Maysville, Win Eighth Consecutive MVL Title

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The Tri-Valley Scotties have been ruling the Muskingum Valley Conference for the past several seasons and had a chance to continue their dominance on senior night against Maysville. In what was his last game at Jack Anderson Stadium senior Quarterback Luke Fargus looked to leave his mark on that field one last time. After already… Read More