South Central senior standout Simon Blair hit a jumper with 2.6 seconds left in overtime to lift the Trojans to a 55-53 win over host Clear Fork on Tuesday.
Bellevue’s Jack Howey and Caleb Marshall also earned all-state recognition in Div. IV, the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association announced on Monday.
Edison boys also cruised to a 27-point win over Danbury for a 2-0 start to highlight Saturday’s prep action.
Three-time All-Ohioan Abby Lesniak competed on Saturday in the 41st annual Foot Locker Midwest Region championships, held at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
After withstanding a 20-7 third quarter by the Wildcats, the Chargers closed out a 58-55 win in the season opener on Friday in Milan.
The Truckers held a 26-2 advantage in steals and a 15-1 edge in assists in a 61-19 win over the Wildcats on Tuesday at Norwalk High School.
Standout Olivia Howard scored 32 points as Perkins cruised past the Roughriders, 76-46, in non-league action on Saturday.
Senior offensive lineman Trey Leroux was Northwest District Co-Lineman of the Year and senior running back Evan Stumpf Co-Offensive Player of the Year to highlight six area players on first team in Divisions III-V.
St. Paul senior Lily Dowdell and Edison senior Tyler Coon represented Ohio at the 33rd annual Mid-East cross country championships on Saturday in Kettering.
Norwalk’s Nyah Daniels (second team), Edison’s Ian Janssen (second team) and Willard’s Yoni Morales (first team) were recognized as All-Ohioans on Sunday.
The host Whippets threw a 92-yard TD pass on third-and-30 in the fourth quarter of a 21-21 game to beat the Chargers on Saturday in a Division IV playoff game in Shelby.
The Chargers (7-3) will play in Week 11 for the fourth time in five years on Saturday in a Division IV first-round game at Shelby (7-3).
Edison, Willard also had players earn first team SBC Bay football honors.
Area volleyball players from Norwalk, St. Paul and Monroeville among those well-represented on the OHSVCA District 6 teams.
Lily Dowdell was 29th in Div. III, while Norwalk’s Kyler Kromer was 63rd in Div. I on Saturday at the state cross country championships.