PREVIEW: Galion at Buckeye Valley

In what is a historical event for the Galion football program, the Tigers play their first Mid Ohio Athletic Conference contest Friday night in Delaware County against the Barons of Buckeye Valley. The meeting is only the third ever on the gridiron between the two schools, the last being in 2007. Buckeye Valley won each of the previous games.The Orange-and-Blue (2-1) are coming off a big 14-0 win against Keystone last Friday in the final of three non-conference games on the schedul...

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Tigertown Trackings …

GIRLS’ TENNISThe Lady Tigers are a-cruisin’ along. They nipped visiting Clear Fork 3-2 on Monday to rattle off their seventh consecutive victory and bump their record to a stellar 10-1.Against the Lady Colts, Jackie Carriger scored a 6-1, 6-1 decision in third singles; Sydney Dameron and Leah Fisher blitzed their foes 6-1, 6-0 in third doubles; and Katelyn Smith battled her way to a 5-7, 7-6 (7-6 tiebreak), 6-4 triumph in first singles....

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Colonel Crawford third at Galion Cross Country Festival

The weather was perfect and the competition fierce last Saturday at the annual Galion Cross Country Festival. One of the the largest meets this side of the Mississippi River, the event was held at Amann’s Reservoir.COLONEL CRAWFORD was tops out of 23 teams in boys’ Division III. The Black-and-Gold was paced by Clay Martin’s time of 16:28, good for fifth place individually. Others figuring into the scoring for the Eagles were Chad Johnson, ninth pl...

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Orange-and-Blue dominate, shut out Keystone

LAGRANGE — What a difference a week can make.The Galion Tigers (2-1) dominated in all phases of the game as they shut out the host Keystone Wildcats (2-1) 14-0 here Friday night.Just seven days removed from a 37-3 pounding at the hands of Madison, the Orange-and-Blue righted the ship against the Wildcats who won their first two games of the season by a combined count of 76-14. Galion held the hosts to only 143 yards of total offense in 56 plays while pounding their...

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Tracking the Tigers …

GIRLS’ TENNISWith two more victories this week, the Lady Tigers sport an impressive 9-1 record in match play, including a perfect 4-0 mark in the Mid Ohio Athletic Conference.On Tuesday in a conference home match, they topped Pleasant 4-1. Katelyn Smith won 7-5, 6-3 in first singles; Jackie Carriger triumphed 6-2, 6-4 in third singles; Sydney Dameron and Leah Fisher improved to 11-1 in first doubles with an easy 6-0, 6-1 victory; a...

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Hall of Fame Scholarship Auction slated

The Crawford County Sports Hall of Fame is conducting its annual Scholarship Auction, October 4, 5:30 p.m. at the Crestline Activity Center, 216 N. Seltzer St., Crestline.The auction will feature both live and silent items and all proceeds benefit the CCSHOF Scholarship Fund. Food will be available and there will be a DJ and cash bar.Tickets are $10, and are available at each of the six high school athletic departments in the county, the Crestline Advocate and by calling...

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PREVIEW: Galion at Keystone

Things don’t get any easier for the Orange-and-Blue this week as they make a road trip Friday to Lagrange to face the Keystone Wildcats in what is the final game of Galion’s non-conference portion of the regular-season schedule.The Tigers (1-1) attempt to rebound from a 37-3 beatdown at the hands of Madison last week, while Keystone (2-0) is coming off off two very impressive victories — a 51-6 smashing of Monroeville in its season-opener and a 25-8 triumph over C...

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Big Ben improves to 18-1 against the Browns

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cleveland Browns didn’t need Johnny Manziel to put an unlikely scare into the Pittsburgh Steelers.Beating their longtime nemesis however remains another matter entirely, as long as Ben Roethlisberger remains on the other side of the field.Roethlisberger and the Steelers frittered away a 24-point lead only to escape 30-27 on Shaun Suisham’s 41-yard field goal at the final gun. It is an NFL-record 10th consecutive loss in season-open...

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Big Ten flops in a big way

Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football’s second weekend.BIG FLOPThe Big Ten has already used up just about all its leeway when it comes to placing a team in the College Football Playoff.Three marquee nonconference games for the league on Saturday produced zero victories. In the biggest game, Michigan State lost 46-27 at Oregon and dropped to No. 13 in the latest AP Top 25.“It’s...

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Madison manhandles Tigers

MADISON TOWNSHIP — The Madison Rams (2-0) limited Galion (1-1) to just 82 yards of offense in 43 plays in a 37-3 drilling of the Orange-and-Blue here Friday night.After a scoreless opening quarter, Galion went up 3-0 on the first play of the second period via a 22-yard field goal by sophomore Connor Moreton. The rest of the game belonged to the Rams, though.The hosts scored 17 points of their own before halftime while allowing Galion to run just three plays for zer...

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Orange-and-Blue Spotlight

GIRLS’ TENNISGalion upped its record to 6-1 with a 5-0 blanking of Madison Wednesday on the Lady Rams’ home courts.Katelyn Smith won 7-5-, 6-4 in first singles; Kourtney Hickock fought her way to a 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 victory in second singles; and Jackie Carriger notched a 7-5, 6-0 win in third singles.Also, Sydney Dameron and Leah Fisher blasted their foes 6-0, 6-0 in first doubles; and iun second doubles, Brittany Brown and Donnetta L...

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Urban impressed in what he’s seen

COLUMBUS (AP) — Asked a question about lofty...

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