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SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — St. Marys boys head soccer coach Dave Ring could only shake his head while considering how the Western Buckeye League title race played out.
A week ago the Roughriders’ win over state-ranked Ottawa-Glandorf opened the door to a WBL title for the very opponent that was celebrating on the pitch at Shawnee High School after beating his Roughriders 4-1 on Thursday.
Photos: St. Marys at Shawnee boys soccer
Thursday, Oct. 11
Boys Soccer: St. Marys at Shawnee, Wapakoneta at Kenton, Bath at Celina
Girls Soccer: Shawnee at St. Marys
Volleyball: Shawnee at St. Marys, Delphos St. John's at New Knoxville, New Bremen at Versailles, Coldwater at Minster, Kenton at Wapakoneta
Cross Country: Midwest Athletic Conference championships at Coldwater
50 Years Ago This Week – 1962
Fifty years ago this week, the St. Marys Roughriders squared off against the Bellefontaine Chieftains and had little trouble as they rolled to a 25-14 victory.
The Roughriders buried the Chieftains all night with long touchdown runs, as they improved to 3-3 on the season with hopes of capturing the Western Buckeye League title still hanging in the balance.
COLUMBUS (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the fifth weekly Associated Press poll of 2012, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):
Area sports action from Monday night:
NEW KNOXVILLE 3, LINCOLNVIEW 0: New Knoxville controlled action in a 25-14, 25-6, 25-18 win over the Lancers on Monday night in non-conference play. Meg Reineke led the way for the Rangers with 10 kills. Haley Horstman had seven kills. Sam Thobe added four kills. Kalyn Schroer had six aces, while Horstman, Reineke and Rachel Leffel had three aces apiece. Schroer led the way with 14 digs. Horstman had nine digs.
Area sectional volleyball draws were done on Sunday. A look at who area teams drew:
Note: The times for Saturday's Division II sectional finals at Lima Senior were changed to 3:30 p.m. and 4:45 p.m.
ST. MARYS — What was getting Wapakoneta down the field wasn’t producing points, so the Redskins employed a little razzle-dazzle to crack the scoreboard and take control of its rivalry game against the St. Marys Roughriders.
Wapakoneta’s 28-yard hook and lateral touchdown late in the second quarter staked the Redskins to a lead they’d never get close to losing. Wapak added a late touchdown and defeated St. Marys, 14-0, on a field at Skip Baughman Stadium that doubled as a marsh for the second time in three weeks.
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