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Centerburg bigs lead way in win

Centerburg Sophomore Carter Jones posted 21 points and 18 rebounds in the the Trojans 69-35 win over Cardington Lincoln Friday Night. The Pirates scored the first two points of the game before the Trojans rattled off 10 straight including 4 from Jones and led 10-2 with 330 to go in the opening quarter. Jones would add 2 more in the …

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East Knox Defense dominates in Home win over Vikings

The East Knox Bulldogs Boys High School basketball team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 39-25 victory over Northridge Wednesday Night. The game was close early with East Knox taking a 10-9 lead to the second quarter. The Bulldog played well in the second outscoring the Vikings 11-3 to lead 21-12 at the break. In the third the …

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Lords ranked tenth in final poll

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The United Soccer Coaches released its final Division III poll this week and the Kenyon men’s soccer team checked in at No. 10. It marks the sixth straight season in which the Lords finished ranked in the top-25. The Lords, who started the year ranked No. 22, completed their 2018 campaign with an 18-1-3 record, winners …

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Trojans sunk by big run at Home

The Centerburg Trojans Boys High School Basketball team started off well in their home debut Tuesday Night against Berne Union but a big run by the Rockets and a scoring drought doomed the Trojans in a 58-44 loss. The Trojans started quick on a bucket by Carter Jones, a 3 by Hayden Sutton and a 2 by Hayden Hankinson and …

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Ladies repeat as TP Invitational champs

GAMBIER, Ohio – For the second time in as many seasons and for third time overall, the Kenyon College women’s swimming and diving team earned the title for the annual Total Performance Invitational, a three-day meet held at Steen Aquatics Center.                 Saturday, the final day of the Invitational, the Kenyon women racked up five event wins, sweeping the top …

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Jackets split a pair over weekend to begin Basketball Season

The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets inexperienced split a pair of games over the weekend to begin the 2018-19 season. The Jackets shared the Ohio Cardinal Conference title last year but lost 10 seasons to graduation. They opened the season this past Friday at Highland and trailed 24-19 at the half but the Jackets defense locked down in the second half …

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Rob Gross steps down as Mount Vernon Head Baseball Coach

In a decision that is tough for anyone that has coached at any level, Mount Vernon Head Baseball Coach Rob Gross has resigned from his position, his assistant last year, Nate Hunt, was named the new Head Coach. Gross spent 5 years at Mount Vernon and was 88-32 in his time as a Jacket. Gross’s teams were 5-5 in postseason …

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Anderson, Lowry earn All-America honors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The postseason awards continued to roll in for the Kenyon men’s soccer team this week. After earning All-Great Lakes Region honors on Monday, seniors David Anderson and Bret Lowry catapulted to the United Soccer Coaches Second Team All-America squad on Thursday. It marks the fourth time in the last five seasons that Kenyon has placed multiple …

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Trojans and Freddies fall in Girl’s Basketball Conference Openers

The Centerburg Lady Trojans had a tough task as they took on Cardington Lincoln to open up conference play in the Knox Morrow Athletic Conference Wednesday Night. The Lady Trojans fell 65-32. The Lady Pirates jumped out to an 11-0 lead just under two minutes into the game with 5 points from Junior Casey Bertke aiding the cause. The Lady …

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Capital project brings Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to MVNU

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — Mount Vernon Nazarene University has announced a capital project to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. MVNU plans to build a Soccer and Lacrosse Stadium to accommodate varsity and junior varsity soccer teams, the men’s club lacrosse team and future athletic teams. The $2 million project will include a high-quality turf field, lights, expanded seating, restrooms, concessions, locker …

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