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Danville to take on Redskins in State Final Four

The Danville Blue Devils escaped their Regional Final against River with a 29-28 victory after a gutsy end of the game play call. The Blue Devils hope they can get bye with less excitement this week in the Division Seven State Final Four. Danville Senior quarterback Skyler Durbin passed for 352 yards and ran for two scores in the win. …

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Durbin’s Dive sends Danville to State

The Danville Blue Devils had a choice to make as the time ran down in the fourth quarter of Friday’s Regional Final in Division Seven High School football against Hannibal River. Coach Ed Honabarger’s group went for two and Senior quarterback Skyler Durbin got the nose of the football to cross the goal line to give the Blue Devils a …

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Danville Coach Comments prior to Regional Final Game

The Danville Blue Devils take on The Pilots from Hannibal River at Maysville Friday Night in the Regional Final in Division Seven, Region 27 High School Football Playoffs. The Blue Devils are 11-1, Hannibal River is 8-4. Danville Head Coach Ed Honabarger offered up comments prior to the game. On last week’s 27-10 win over Glouster Trimble: “Defensively we were …

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Danville one win from State

The last time the Danville Blue Devils made it to the State Semifinals there was a familiar name under center, All State performer Ridge Durbin and this year as the Blue Devils look to win another Regional Championship it is Skyler Durbin who is doing some heavy lifting. The younger Durbin has had a sensational year in his own right. …

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Five Cougars Receive Crossroads Postseason Awards

From MVNU: AVON, Ohio – Alyson Near, Ashley Gingerich, Katelyn Dufur, Kristen Osborn, and Kelsey Bryte of Mount Vernon Nazarene University volleyball each were honored with postseason Crossroads League awards. The entire list of Crossroads League award winners is included above in the league announcement. The senior libero Gingerich took home a First Team All-Crossroads League distinction for the second …

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Danville advances to Regional Final

The Danville Blue Devils improved to 11-1 on the season and advanced to a Division Seven, Region 27 Regional Final with a 27-10 victory over Glouster Trimble this past Friday. The Blue Devils received the opened kick off and went three and out before the Tomcats got the football and eventually kicked a 13 yard field goal to take a …

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Danville takes on Glouster Trimble in playoffs

It has been a long time since the Tomcats of Glouster Trimble and the Danville Blue Devils have met in a High School Football game. George W. Bush was the President of the United States and the Arizona Diamondbacks were polishing off a World Series title over the New York Yankees on Luis Gonzalez’s walk off off of Mariano Rivera …

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Danville’s Durbin headlines Division 7 All Central District Choices

Danville High School is still playing football and a number of their players have been honored with a selection to the All Central District team. DIVISION VII First-Team Offense Quarterbacks: Skyler Durbin (Danville) 6-5, 200, sr.; Jacob Ricker (Berne Union) 6-1, 190, sr. Running backs: Daniel Bangura (Harvest Prep) 5-10, 180, sr.; Mason Goers (Cardington) 5-10, 185, so. Receivers: Steven …

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Lords to battle Pioneers in NCAA first round

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Upon Monday’s release of the 2017 NCAA Division III Men’s Soccer Championship bracket, the Kenyon College Lords learned they will make the short trip to Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio to take on the Transylvania University Pioneers in a neutral-site, first-round game. Kenyon (15-2-3) was one of 20 at-large teams that earned a berth into the tournament. …

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Danville keeps rolling with a win at home

The Danville Blue Devils continued their winning ways as they took down Zanesville Bishop Rosecrans 35-14 in the first round of the Division Seven Region 27 High School Football playoffs. Skyler Durbin of the Blue Devils threw for 293 yards and two touchdowns in the win. Durbin also had a touchdown run in the win. Chris Greenawalt had a five …

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