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The Gridiron 2014


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St. Clairsville cruises past Crusaders, 56-0

September 14, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — Everything that could go wrong for Catholic Central in Saturday night’s game with St. Clairsville di. more »»

 
 
 
Huskies fall on last-second field goal

September 14, 2014 CADIZ — Harrison Central got to 2-0 on the season thanks to a pair of nail-biting victories over Buckeye Trail and Weir. more »»

Redskins blank Bears

September 13, 2014 NEW MANCHESTER — Indian Creek controlled the football for a good portion of the game and scored just enough for a 16-0 win over host Oak Glen Friday night. more »»

Big Red stays unbeaten with win over Ursuline

September 13, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The defense played “lights out,” the offense delivered points when they were needed and Big Red stayed unbeaten Friday night at Harding Stadium. more »»

Big 2nd half leads Riders past Edison

September 13, 2014 RICHMOND — In the first half of the Weir High-Edison game on Friday, only 129 yards of total offense were produced — combined. more »»

Ross, Zdinak pace Toronto to a huge win

September 13, 2014 TORONTO — The ground assault was aided by a solid passing attack. more »»

Brooke claims 1st win for McLean by clipping Hawks

September 13, 2014 MORGANTOWN — University High was missing its backfield entering its home opener, with Brooke, on Friday - starting fullback Isaiah Utt and starting tailback Jace Neville were injured in this past... more »»

Maroon Knights run past Madonna

September 13, 2014 WHEELING — What a difference a week make. more »»

JM’s smashmouth football beats BL

September 13, 2014 YORKVILLE — Rick Goodrich looks nothing like Woody Hayes. more »»

Three teams remain undefeated

September 8, 2014 Two weeks are in the books and just three local squads (Big Red, Indian Creek and Harrison Central) remain unbeaten. more »»

Crusaders lance Knights

September 7, 2014 WHEELING — In the first game of the season, Wheeling Central Catholic was tied at halftime, but in the second half scored 33 unanswered points. This week was differen. more »»

Big Red defeats Trojans

September 6, 2014 STEUBENVILLE — The Big Red football team “grew up” Friday in earning a hard-fought 23-14 victory over Cincinnati Glen Este at Harding Stadium. more »»

Creek scores 25 in a row to beat EL

September 6, 2014 WINTERSVILLE — Ground and pound equaled victor. more »»

Knights bite 'Dogs

September 6, 2014 BRIDGEPORT — When a pair of 0-1 teams meet, one of them has to bounce bac. more »»

Bruins beaten by Mohigans

September 6, 2014 WELLSBURG — It is not easy to replace a Kennedy Award winner such as Chazzy Thomas, however, Morgantown Head Coach John Bowers has a stable of runners this season that seem more than capable of... more »»

Field goal in OT defeats Panthers

September 6, 2014 MORRISTOWN — In a battle of teams looking to bounce back from opening season setbacks, Buckeye Local used the long-ball and so did the Union Local Jets, but in the end it was the foot of UL’s Bobby... more »»

Goal-line stand

September 6, 2014 CADIZ — Brandon Mitchell ended up with the football and wouldn’t let go. He carried it through the line of high-fives and towards the locker room as a throng of blue-clad fans greeted his team. more »»

TCC tops Dons

September 6, 2014 WEIRTON — Tuscarawas Central Catholic dominated in every facet of the game and handed Madonna its first loss of the 2014 season 24-7 Friday night at Jimmy Carey Stadium. more »»

Beaver Local defeats Golden Bears

September 6, 2014 NEW MANCHESTER — Beaver Local didn’t let an early deficit get in the way of a win. The Beavers trailed by eight at the half and rallied for a 38-18 victory over Oak Glen on Friday. more »»

Carrollton roughs up ’Cats

September 6, 2014 CARROLLTON — The Carrollton football team topped Edison, 46-13, on Friday night. The Warriors scored a touchdown in each quarter and led, 34-7, at halftime thanks to a 27-point second quarte. more »»

Now what?

September 1, 2014 If only there was a way to slow down the clock this time of year. It seems that whenever the high school football season rolls around (the fastest 10 weeks of the year), time just flies. more »»

 
 

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August 24, 2014 Our annual high school football edition hits a special preview on Tuesday at the Herald-Star beginning at 11:30 a.m. $3 gets you the preview, a hot dog, chips and water. I love what we di. more »

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