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Paul Culver Jr. and Paul Culver III coaching players

Sheridan Football Program Prides Itself On Tradition And Family History

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THORNVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — Sheridan is home to one of southeast Ohio’s most historic football programs. But how did that come to be? The Generals’ success can be traced back to the Culver family of coaches — and their mantra of “Right Mental Attitude.” Paul Culver Jr. coached the Generals from 1981 until the mid-2010s,… Read More

Fort Frye running back moves freely downfield

Fort Frye Back In Full Force, Finds Victory Against Logan

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BEVERLY, Ohio (WOUB) — With rain across the 740 area, it made for a slick night on the gridiron for the Fort Frye Cadets and the Logan Chieftains. The elements seemed to get to the best of the Chieftains as they went scoreless in the first half, and totaled -8 rushing yards. However, Fort Frye… Read More

Minford player wrapped around the shoulders by a Waverly defender

Waverly Bounces Back In Dominant Fashion Against Minford Falcons

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WAVERLY, Ohio (WOUB) – The Waverly Tigers bounced back with an elite performance to defeat the Minford Falcons in a convincing blowout. It was senior night for Waverly, as star players Wade Futhey, Will Futhey, Penn Morrison, and Mark Stulley made their final appearances at Raidiger field. After losing their first regular season game since… Read More

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Trimble Shuts Out Southern on the Tomcats on Senior Night

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GLOUSTER, Ohio (WOUB) – Mud, sweat, and tears. Those are the three words to describe the game on stormy Friday night at Glouster Memorial Stadium for the Tornadoes. It was homecoming, senior night, and pink out for the Tomcats and they were loving it. Even though it was pouring before the game even started, the… Read More

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Heavy Rain Dampens Crooksville Offensive, New Lexington Prevails

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NEW LEXINGTON, Ohio (WOUB) — Travelling Crooksville Ceramics brought the rain with them this week against the home New Lexington Panthers in their beautiful Jim Rockwell Stadium.  Leading into Friday night both teams were looking to end their losing streaks and gain some momentum heading into the final weeks of the season. Starting out the night… Read More

Tri-Valley Beats Sheridan, Gains Advantage in MVL Title Race

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This week’s Gridiron Glory game of the week saw the Tri-Valley Scotties face off against the Sheridan Generals in a rivalry matchup that had MVL title implications on the line. The two teams both had one loss heading into this matchup and were faced with a rainy night at Paul Culver Stadium. The first half… Read More

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Symmes Valley Remains Undefeated Heading Into Week 10 With Win Over Notre Dame

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WILLOW WOOD, Ohio (WOUB) – The undefeated Symmes Valley Vikings (7-0) took on the one-loss Notre Dame Titans (6-1) from Portsmouth Friday night. This game featured back and forth action and both teams battled it out for Southern Ohio Conference dominance.   Portsmouth Notre Dame started the game off with a great drive, marching all the way down the field. However, the Symmes Valley… Read More

Bloom-Carroll Defeats Teays Valley; Clinches MSL-Buckeye Title

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CARROLL, Ohio (WOUB) – A battle of unbeatens in the Mid State League matched up in Carroll Friday night. The Teays Valley Vikings would travel to face off against the Bulldogs of Bloom Carroll for the league title. A miscommunication would be had on the first possession for the Bloom offense as an interception would… Read More

Jackson Closes In On Conference Title With Win Over Miami Trace

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Washington Court House, Ohio (WOUB) — Two conference teams battled in a game that would determine the division champ. Both teams came out of the gate hot, in an attempt to claim their title. The Miami Trace Panthers hosted the Jackson Ironmen with both teams undefeated in conference play, and something had to give.  Two… Read More

Gavin Richards of the Nelsonville York Buckeyes strikes a pose in the midst of his team celebration after their 13-6 win over the Meigs Marauders in Pomeroy, Ohio, on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. [Joseph Scheller | WOUB]

Nelsonville-York Clinches TVC-Ohio After Tough Battle Against Vinton County

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NELSONVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) ‒ Nelsonville-York came into senior night hoping to wrap up a share of the TVC-Ohio for the first time since 2019. However, the Buckeyes would have to defeat the only other conference unbeaten to clinch that share, the Vinton County Vikings. Both teams would have to battle the weather as the game… Read More

Ironton Shuts Out Gallia Academy, Affirm Their Ohio Valley Conference Dominance

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GALLIPOLIS, Ohio (WOUB) — The Gallia Academy Blue Devils welcomed the Ironton Fighting Tigers to Memorial Field for their last home game of the season. Ironton had no trouble as they went on the beat the Blue Devils 43-0. Their first score coming within the first five minutes of the game with a short run… Read More

Heath Shocks The Green Wave, Hands Newark Catholic First Loss Of The Year

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Last night the Heath Bulldogs (6-2) traveled to the home turf of the undefeated Newark Catholic Green Wave (8-0) in hopes for a huge victory. As the Bulldogs went into the locker room at halftime with a two score lead, the Green Wave brought the pressure in the second half, but not enough to stay… Read More

Granville Quarterback Shines In Win Over Zanesville, Blue Aces Remain Atop LCL

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GRANVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — The highly anticipated Licking County League matchup between the Granville Blue Aces (6-0) and the Zanesville Blue Devils (4-2) took place Friday night at Walter J. Hodges Stadium. It was Homecoming for the Aces, and they took advantage of playing in front of their hyped-up home crowd. Granville came out the… Read More

Berne Union Approaching Undefeated Season After Win Over Worthington Christian

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WORTHINGTON, Ohio (WOUB) — The undefeated Rockets of Berne Union traveled to Worthington to face off against the 5-1 Warriors of Worthington Christian. The Rockets started off hot — QB Nate Nemeth set the Rockets up in the red zone after a 28-yard rush. On that same drive, Nemeth would punch the ball in with… Read More

Sheridan Offense Erupts In Must-Win Game Against Philo

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DUNCAN FALLS, Ohio (WOUB) – Philo High School witnessed an offensive explosion on Friday as the Electrics (5-3; 1-2) hosted the Sheridan Generals (7-1; 3-1). After a tightly contested first half, a third quarter outburst allowed the Generals to leave with a 32-21 victory. After seeing Sheridan jump on the board early with a 50-yard… Read More

Playoff Frontrunner Piketon Trounces Conference Rival Adena

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PIKETON, Ohio (WOUB) — Hoping to keep their undefeated streak alive, the Piketon Redstreaks went face to face and flag for flag with the Adena Warriors on Friday night, defeating them 51-20. Opening kickoff ensues as Adena starts with the ball. After a few plays, a long pass from quarterback Andrew Vickers to Clay Wilt,… Read More

Fairland Survives Mud Bowl Against Portsmouth On A Failed Two-Point Conversion

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PROCTORVILLE, Ohio (WOUB) — A rain soaked first half caused problems on both sides of the ball, but the Fairland Dragons weathered the storm to defeat the Portsmouth Trojans by a slim margin of 15-14. The wet field caused players to slip almost every run, and even posed some struggles when needing to change directions… Read More

Bellaire Big Reds Rebound From Week 7 Loss, Knock Off Previously Unbeaten Shadyside

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The Bellaire Big Reds traveled to Fleming Field to take on the Shadyside Tigers Friday night. The Tigers put their undefeated record on the line, and they were able to get on the board first with a 14-yard rush by Benjamin Wach. After that second quarter score, Shadyside would go into halftime up 6-0. The… Read More

Ridgewood Sneaks Away From Indian Valley, Continues Historic Regular Season Winning Streak

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GNADENHUTTEN, Ohio (WOUB) — The Ridgewood Generals traveled to Indian Valley looking for their 28th consecutive regular season win, determined to lock their place into a Inter Valley Conference championship. Ridgewood would be the first ones to strike, as their kicker Andy Troyer would a hit 21-yard field goal to put the Generals on the… Read More

Wheelersburg Upsets Undefeated Waverly, Jumps to First Place in Southern Ohio Conference

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WHEELERSBURG, Ohio (WOUB) — Waverly’s plans for an undefeated season were quickly spoiled on Friday night, as the Wheelersburg Pirates pulled off an upset in Gridiron Glory’s game of the week. The Tigers traveled down to Ed Miller Stadium and found themselves against a ferocious Pirates defense and an overwhelmingly loud home crowd. This was… Read More

Jackson Lights Up The Scoreboard In Statement Conference Victory Over Washington C.H.

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WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (WOUB) — It was a great night for some football as the Jackson Ironmen traveled to play the Washington Court House Blue Lions in a Frontier Athletic Conference matchup. The Ironmen defense dominated the game on their way to a 62-27 victory to stay undefeated in conference play. The first half… Read More

Teays Valley Uses Huge Third Quarter To Propel Themselves Past Amanda-Clearcreek

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TEAYS VALLEY, Ohio (WOUB) –  It was a perfect evening for football as the Teays Valley Vikings sought to protect their undefeated record against the Amanda Clearcreek Aces. They succeeded in their goal with an end score of 28-14. The possessions went back and forth, but it was the Aces that came out with the… Read More

Wellston Uses Big 2nd Quarter to Pull Away from Athens

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WELLSTON, Ohio (WOUB) – After the rain cleared prior to kickoff, a rainbow shined above Wellston, Ohio. This would be symbolic as the Golden Rockets would launch and take home a homecoming victory over the Athens Bulldogs. The Bulldogs would get on the board first though. Landon Wheatley would hit Marcus Stevers over the middle… Read More

Waterford Shuts Out Southern In Relentless Display of Wildcats Offense

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RACINE, Ohio (WOUB) — On Friday night, the Waterford Wildcats traveled to Racine to take on TVC-Hocking foe Southern Tornadoes. It was military appreciation night as Southern was sporting camo jerseys and were looking to move to 3-0 in conference play. Waterford had other plans as they immediately took it to Southern. Southern would receive… Read More