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September 30th, 2011
Defiance at St. Marys
Overall Series: St. Marys leads series 26-18
Last Played: 2010
(Defiance won 13-7)
Last St. Marys win: 2008
Longest Winning Streak: Defiance has won four of the last five meetings against St. Marys, including last year’s 38-21 win at Skip Baughman Stadium.
History warns the St. Marys football team against underestimating the Defiance Bulldogs.
Fort Recovery at Minster
MINSTER — The Minster Wildcats got back in the win column last week and they look to make another midseason run as they play host to the Fort Recovery Indians Friday night.
Minster (3-2, 1-2 MAC) used a strong defensive effort to turn away the New Bremen Cardinals 27-7. The Wildcats picked off three passes and used a strong ground attack to earn their first league win of the year.
Boys Sectional Golf
Division II at Country Acres
KALIDA — St. Marys freshman Carter Bowman advanced to the district tournament by firing a 76 for the Roughriders at Country Acres on Thursday.
The Riders finished fifth as a team with 350 strokes.
Along with Bowman’s 76, St. Marys’ Will Paulus shot an 88, Austin Riggs shot a 91, Alex Dammeyer had a 95 and Colin Burke shot a 100.
Girls Soccer: St. Marys 1, Wapakoneta 1
Missed opportunities early came back to bite the St. Marys girls soccer team late in a 1-1 tie with Wapakoneta, narrowing the margin for error in the Roughriders’ run at repeating as Western Buckeye League champs.
WBL Player of the Year: Henry Weisgerber, Defiance
First Team All-League:
Henry Weisgerber, Defiance
Jacob Behringer, Defiance
Jacob Moore, Defiance
Will Paulus, St. Marys
Carter Bowman, St. Marys
Jacob Brake, Van Wert
Tyler Turnwald, Van Wert
Brandon Hernandez, Van Wert
Matt Holt, Bath
Caleb Acheson, Wapakoneta
Alex Ray, Celina
Matt Hermiller, Ottawa-Glandorf
Kelsey Koesters*** Coldwater
Kelly Mueller Minster
Claire Fischer Minster
Brooke Wehrkamp Versailles
Elizabeth White Versailles
Marissa Conrad Minster
Jennifer Schatzer Parkway
MAC BOYS GOLF ALL LEAGUE TEAM 2011
Brian Schatzer*** Parkway
Darin Bergman New Bremen
Cody Kundert Delphos St John
Nate Clune St Henry
Austin Fischer Minster
Jordan Bollenbacher Parkway
Monday, September 26
Girls Soccer: Wapakoneta at St. Marys, 5 p.m.
Bluffton at St. Marys, 4:30 p.m.
Jackson Center at New Knoxville, 5:30 p.m.
MAC Golf Championships: Minster girls capture MAC title
CELINA — The Minster girls golf team captured the Midwest Athletic Conference championship, while the Wildcat boys finished fourth at the boys tourney at Fox’s Den in Celina on Saturday.
Minster lapped the field with a 378-stroke finish — besting second-place Versailles by 22 strokes.
CELINA — St. Marys senior tailback D.J. Manning grabbed a blue flag with ‘Go Riders’ stitched in gold lettering on it and raced down the visiting sideline at Celina Stadium, leading the entire St. Marys football team in celebration of returning bragging rights back east across Grand Lake St. Marys.
Manning ran down those sidelines all night.