Archive - Sep 2013 - Sports Article
A glance at area high school football action 50, 25 and 10 years ago:
50 Years Ago This Week – 1963
The games going on around the area on Tuesday, Sept. 3:
New Knoxville at Celina
Bluffton at Wapakoneta
Kenton at St. Marys
Celina at O-G
Wapakoneta at Elida
Shawnee at Van Wert
The St. Marys Roughriders volleyball team finished second at their namesake invitational while earning their first two victories of the season before falling to Pandora-Gilboa 25-19, 22-25 and 25-23 in the championship match on Saturday.
“I’m proud of the girls,” Riders head coach Monica VanderHorst said. “In the first set we got off to a slow start, but we played them tough. In the second set we played with enthusiasm and when you have the serve-receive at 90 percent that’s pretty effective.”
WAPAKONETA — The St. Marys girls cross country team earned the Wapakoneta Night Meet title on Saturday evening. The Roughriders won their first invitational of the season under the lights with seven runners finishing in the top 20 of the girls finishers.