Category: Sports

Quick start propels Aces to Homecoming Win over Archers

HICKSVILLE – It was Homecoming Night in Hicksville Friday night and the hometown Aces wasted no time getting their crowd into the game. Hicksville scored 21 points in the first quarter and the Aces never looked back from there as they cruised to a 47-7 victory over visiting Antwerp. Jake Greer threw for 193 yards…

Aces fall to Panthers

The Panthers traveled to Hicksville for a win, 25-19, 25-19, 25-21, bringing Paulding’s record to 9-9 for the season. Megan Tope led her Panthers in serves with 12-12, Caitlyn Myers at 9-10, Macy Iler with 6 aces and Sadie Estle with 3 aces. Megan Tope also led in digs with 14. Sadie Estle led in…

ACDC DONATES TO MAC PICKLE BALL

With the growth of a new sport in Antwerp, Pickle Ball, the Antwerp Community Development Committee is helping by donating $200 for equipment. Also discussed at the recent meeting was the development of a new electronic sign in downtown Antwerp to announce upcoming community events and local business advertising.  The ACDC, Antwerp Rotary and Antwerp…

Bulldogs run past Archers in GMC battle

ANTWERP – Edgerton ran for 386 yards and the Bulldogs scored the game’s first 35 points in rolling past Antwerp 56-13 Friday night in Green Meadows Conference football action. Hunter Prince rushed for 194 yards on 13 carries and Cameron Jordan added 134 yards on nine rushes to lead the Bulldogs, who improve to 5-2…

Knights hand Bulldogs first loss

East Noble totaled 304 rushing yards and the Knights used a key third quarter goal line stand to knock off previously unbeaten New Haven 42-21 Friday night in Kendallville. The East Noble victory, coupled with Leo’s 34-13 win over Columbia City, sets up a three-way tie between New Haven, Leo and East Noble at 5-1…

Edgerton, Fairview Top Antwerp Invite

The Archers hosted 9 teams at this year’s Antwerp Cross Country Invitational event on Saturday, October 7 at the Riverside Veteran’s Memorial Park in Antwerp. The morning was the perfect conditions for the running events that involved from elementary all the way to whatever age you were! The day started with the seniors being recognized…

Antwerp Gets Close Win Against Aces

The Lady Aces travelled to the Antwerp home court on October 3rd to take on the Lady Archers. Antwerp was in a slump after losing to games just before this one and this one was even a struggle where it shouldn’t have been. Archers lost the first one and won the second. Both teams won…

Warriors set up winner take all showdown

Warriors set up winner take all showdownWOODBURN – Jack Rhoades ran for 188 yards on 26 carries and scored twice to lead the Woodlan Warriors to a 25-3 win over visiting South Adams in high school football action Friday night. The win by the Warriors (7-1, 5-0 ACAC) sets up a winner take all battle…

Pirates too much for Panthers

After trailing to visiting Paulding 8-7 at the end of one quarter, host Bluffton dominated the final three periods by scoring 35 straight points to post a 42-14 win in Northwest Conference action. The Pirates struck first on a 60-yard touchdown run by Kaleb Jefferson to go in front before Paulding grabbed its only lead…

Albright Honored at Statehouse

Recently State Representative Craig Riedel presented Krystal Albright with a resolution that honored her for being “Ohio State Special Olympics Cycling Champion 2017”. The resolution was presented during a House of Representatives Cabinet session on September 13. This is the fourth year Krystal has earned the title of State Cycling Champion. Krystal received a tour…

Opening kickoff sets tone for Pilots in win over Archers

Opening kickoff sets tone for Pilots in win over ArchersAyersville’s Chris Barrientos returned the opening kickoff 95 yards for a score and the Pilots led the rest of the way in cruising to a 26-0 win over Antwerp in Green Meadows Conference Homecoming football action Friday night at Archer Field. Pilot quarterback, Sam McGuire, ran…