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Siedel reaches career milestone

Conotton Valley senior Emily Siedel reached a career milestone Oct. 13 in the 1A Ohio Valley Athletic Conference (OVAC) Volleyball Semifinal. “Emily Siedel had a memorable night as she tallied 17 digs to reach 1,000 career digs!” Coach Jennifer Gordon stated. However, the Rockets fell to Wellsville in three, 13-25,

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‘Never give up’ motto leads Kempf to world records

By Leigh Ann Rutledge Associate Editor Dustin Kempf can explain why you should never give up in two words – “world record.” Kempf of Carrollton set a world record in squat and total at the 2020 River City Fall Throwdown Oct. 3 in Dayton, KY. The last meet he participated

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Warriors blank Bexley 48-0, advance in OHSAA playoffs By Carol McIntire Editor The last time Carrollton played an Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) football playoff game, Defensive Coordinator Storm Hill was a member of the team. That was 2004. The Warriors lost to the Lake Blue Streaks in the first

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Warrior linkers qualify for Div. II state tournament; first time in school history By Carol McIntire Editor For the first time in school history, the Carrollton boys golf team is headed to the state tournament. The Warriors qualified by placing second at the Division II East District district tournament Oct.

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Teams advance in football playoffs

Several area football teams will see action this weekedn in the second round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association football playoffs. In Division VII, Region 27, Conotton Valley travels to No. 5 Newark Catholic, Friday, Oct. 16, for a 7 p.m. game. The Rockets advanced when Portsmouth Notre Dame

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Hornet Trophy returns to Malvern

The Malvern Hornets defeated the East Canton Hornets 27-8 Oct. 2 to win the rivalry and bring the Hornet Trophy back to Malvern. It has been seven years since Malvern was in possession of the trophy. Malvern is 6-0 and has a bye-week in the first round of the playoffs.

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Shockey sets record, girls team qualifies for district

Carrollton senior Erin Shockey led her team to a qualifying spot in the district golf tournament with a record-setting performance in the sectional tournament Sept. 29 at Carroll Meadows Golf Course. Shockey set a new school record as she fired a 74, which earned her first place in the tournament.

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