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.
Norwalk’s girls tennis team inches closer to SBC Lake title; New London football falls to Wellington, and Norwalk’s girls soccer team fell to Ontario in Saturday’s prep action.
St. Paul-Calvert and Wellington-New London will finish on Saturday because of weather delays on Friday; South Central and Willard both fell in shortened games.
Norwalk’s tennis, boys golf and both boys and girls soccer teams also picked up victories to highlight the prep action on Wednesday.
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 edged previously unbeaten Perkins by a stroke (163-164) to force a tie atop the standings; Norwalk, Edison and Willard tennis all cruised to league wins on Monday.
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.
South Central throttled the visiting Phoenix by 36 points; New London trailed 22-6 in the first quarter of Friday’s 22-20 loss to visiting Cardinal Stritch; Bellevue topped University school, and Edison fell at Seneca East in Friday’s Week 2 action.
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 boys golfers pick up another league win to set up a showdown vs. Perkins next week to also highlight the Thursday prep action around the area.
Host Western Reserve Academy ran for 350 yards and 5 TDs in a 36-10 win over the Wildcats in the season opener on Saturday in Hudson.
Western Reserve, Monroeville, St. Paul and South Central picked up Firelands Conference wins on Thursday as area teams had a good night on the court.