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Defense carries Hayes past BV

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By ERIC CLINESports WriterThanks to a fierce defense, a strong kicking game and enough offense to get through, the Hayes Pacers knocked off the county rival Buckeye Valley Barons 30-6 in non-league action Friday night at Baron Field.The Hayes (1-0) defense held the Buckeye Valley (0-1) offense down throughout the first half as the Barons yielded a grand total of minus-63 yards of total offense in the first 24 minutes. Buckeye Valley could get nothing going on offense, fumbling three times and losing one.

 

Solid offense, dominant defense boost Braves

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comAnthony Golden rushed for 71 yards and a touchdown, Chris Crumb scored on a pair of powerful runs and Drew Batt hauled in seven passes covering 171 yards as Olentangy rolled to a season-opening 38-6 win over visiting Westerville South Friday in Lewis Center.Junior quarterback Deeb Haber had an efficient night through the air, completing 16 of his 27 passes for 299 yards and a touchdown.The game was never really i...

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Second-half surge lifts Big Walnut to win

By Michael RichGazette InternBig Walnut overcame a one point halftime deficit to defeat Mansfield Senior 33-21 on Friday night at Golden Eagle Stadium.Jordan Wall rushed for two touchdowns in the first half and threw for one in the third quarter that put the Golden Eagles up 19-14. They never trailed again.Brayden Shepherd scampered 24 yards with 9:58 left in the fourth quarter to give Big Walnut a 26-14 lead.Mansfield Senior quarterback ...

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Liberty cruises in opener

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comTalk about starting fast …Liberty set the tone early, parlaying a 28-0 first-quarter advantage into a convincing 38-0 season-opening win over host Orange Friday night in Lewis Center.After the teams traded possessions through the opening half of the first, the Patriots (1-0) took charge when quarterback Alex Lando connected with Will Fowler for a 35-yard scoring strike with 6:40 to play in the quarter. Scot...

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Marysville runs sink Liberty

By ERIC CLINESports WriterEvery sport is a game of runs, in one way or another. Unfortunately for the Liberty girls volleyball team, runs cost them dearly.The Patriots played tough with the visiting Marysville Monarchs, but Marysville made key runs in all three games and finished with a 25-20, 25-17, 25-15 Ohio Capital Conference Central Division win Thursday night at Liberty High School.Liberty (3-2, 2-1 OCC Central) seemed to be the aggressor earl...

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Thursday’s scores

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comBOYS SOCCERBuckeye Valley cruised to its second straight win to start the season, blanking visiting Marion Harding 6-0 Thursday afternoon.The Barons (2-0-0) all but ended things before spectators even settled into their seats, putting three goals on the board in the game’s first 10 minutes.Sam Scharff scored off a feed from Nathan Chwalik in the second minute, Zach Fathbruckner m...

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Pioneers blank Golden Eagles

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comOlentangy Orange was sharp Thursday in Sunbury, picking up impressive wins on all five courts en route to the OCC-Capital Division win.Singles winners included the Pioneers’ Jessica Phelps, who dropped the Golden Eagles’ Macie Kercsmar 6-0, 6-4 at first singles; Valarie Vassilev, who handled Erika Kessler 6-1, 6-0 at second singles; and Sundari Vudatala, who beat Abigail Friend 6-1, 6-1 at third singles....

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Orange nabs runner-up honors at Turnberry

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comOrange, thanks to a steady 189 during Wednesday’s OCC-Capital Division Tournament No. 3 at Turnberry — a round storm-shortened to 11 holes — solidified its second-place spot in the league standings with just one match to go.The Pioneers nabbed runner-up honors, closing a close second to New Albany’s combined score of 187. The effort improved Orange’s league mark to 18-3 while New Albany, still ...

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Braves look to continue to climb

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comOlentangy had a pretty special season last fall. Now the trick will be making this year’s even better.Mark Solis, who led the Braves to an 8-2 record after taking over for long-time coach Ed Terwilliger last fall, said last year served as the foundation for what his guys are trying to accomplish in Lewis Center.“It was pretty remarkable what we were able to do last year with the short off-season and s...

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Pacers battle in loss to Eagles

By ERIC CLINESports WriterIt’s all a matter of time for the Hayes volleyball team — you can’t play as well as the Pacers did Wednesday night and go winless.Hayes stayed in step with the visiting New Albany Eagles in all three games, but the visitors were able to pull away and finish off each game for a 25-16, 25-12, 25-17 Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division victory at Hayes High School.

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Pacers enter Golden era

By Ben Stroupbstroup@civitasmedia.comJust when veteran coach Mike Golden was ready to ride off into the sunset … he rode into Delaware.The trip, the veteran coach thought, was for a casual lunch with some friends: Hayes principal Ric Stranges and assistant principal Rex Reeder. It quickly turned into something quite different, though: Golden, who has amassed a career record of 203-78 while at Watterson, New Albany and Upper Arlington, said it was that me...

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Braves rally to tie Golden Eagles

By ERIC CLINESports WriterMistakes have a way of coming back to bite you. Just ask the Big Walnut boys soccer team.The Golden Eagles held a 2-0 lead at the half, but just over midway through the second half, a penalty in the 18-yard box gave the Olentangy Braves an opportunity and they made it count, finishing with a 2-2 Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division draw Tuesday night at Big Walnut Soccer Stadium in Sunbury.

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