In its first playoff win Oct. 16, River’s defense reigned supreme in a gritty win over Waterford.
There are probably a lot of parts of the game that Monroe Central Coach Troy Baker had running through his head after the sectional final against Shenandoah Thursday, Oct. 22 at Monroe Central High School.
Beallsville jumped out to an 8-6 first-quarter lead but Trinity Christian scored 24 unanswered points in the second and third quarters to roll to a 43-14 win Friday, Oct. 23 at Beallsville.
River freshman Mara Beard wasn’t intimidated during her first trip to the district meet. Beard earned her spot at the regional meet by finishing fourth in the Division III girls race Saturday, Oct. 24 at Cambridge High School.
More often than not, offense gets all the glory in football.
Monroe Central showed why it was the No. 2 seed in the East District Division IV sectional on Monday, Oct. 19, as the Lady Seminoles dispatched River 25-4, 25-11, 25-15 in the sectional semifinal at Monroe Central High School.
Monroe Central gave the Division VII, Region 27 topseed Glouster Trimble all it wanted for two quarters Friday, Oct. 16 at Trimble.
An early offensive onslaught put the Blue Devils in an insurmountable hole Saturday, Oct. 17 in a 61-20 loss to Weirton Madonna.
No. 66 – A breakaway against an Edison defender. Isaac Knowlton beats the defender with a slight move and shoots the ball low past a sliding keeper into the back of the net.
River freshman Mara Beard competed well in a strong field when she grabbed a Top 10 finish at the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Championships Saturday, Oct. 10 at Cambridge High School.
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