Monroeville and St. Paul volleyball teams win easily to set up Thursday’s rematch; Norwalk, Edison and Willard girls golfers competed at the SBC tournament to highlight the area prep slate.
Norwalk’s girls tennis team clinched an SBC Lake title share among the main highlights from Monday’s prep action.
Curtis Joppeck finished third overall as the Wildcats dominated the 24-team field on Saturday in Division III. The New London girls placed fourth, and Western Reserve was sixth in Div. III.
The Division IV No. 4-ranked Eagles (11-0) beat the No. 11-ranked Buckettes (9-3) in three games on Saturday in New Washington to remain unbeaten.
The Polar Bears threw for 365 yards and five touchdowns in a 35-12 win over Monroeville on Saturday morning in Castalia.
The Eagles and Polar Bears will play at 10 a.m. Saturday after lightning kept the game from starting on Friday.
With a share of first place on the line, the Division IV No. 4-ranked Monroeville volleyball team stayed unbeaten with a three-game sweep over visiting Western Reserve on Thursday.
Monroeville visits Margaretta, Willard entertains Seneca East and South Central heads to Keystone among the Week 3 area football games on Friday.
Monroeville, St. Paul, Western Reserve and Plymouth picked up Firelands Conference volleyball wins on Tuesday; Norwalk girls tennis stayed unbeaten in league play.
The Truckers blasted visiting Brookside in boys and girls non-league soccer matches on Saturday, while Monroeville volleyball defeated Edison.
The Wildcats were part of an impressive area performance on Saturday at the Tiffin Carnival, which included three Edison runners placing in the top 10 of their respective Div. II races.
The Eagles ran for 389 yards and six touchdowns and were never threatened in a 41-0 win over Portsmouth Notre Dame on Saturday at Marsh Field.
Western Reserve will make the trip to Castalia to take on the Polar Bears, while Willard visits Plymouth and Edison travels to Seneca East among the notable area Week 2 football games.
Norwalk, Monroeville and Bellevue volleyball teams also picked up wins on Tuesday, as did the Norwalk, Edison and Willard girls tennis teams.
Monroeville volleyball also stayed unbeaten with a four-game sweep at Holland Springfield on Saturday; A pair of St. Paul runners were third overall at the Bucyrus Elks Invitational.