March 29, 2015

Mostly sunny

Bucks run by Cardinals

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Chad Grant The Gazette YORK TWP. — Behind a three-headed rushing attack and a dominating defensive performance, the Buckeye football team cruised to a 33-15 win over Brookside in a Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division game Friday. Cody Fortney, Christian Petek and Trevor Thome combined for 281 yards on 40 attempts and all five touchdowns Read More…

Highland’s defense takes care of business

Highland's Colton Kinsey tries to break away from the tackle of Tallmadge's Joseph Siesel in the second quarter. (JUDD SMERGLIA / GAZETTE)

Albert Grindle The Gazette GRANGER TWP. — The Highland Revenge Tour went off without a hitch. Behind an opportunistic defense that fueled a lightning-fast scoring burst Friday, the Hornets defeated Tallmadge 49-26 in Suburban League action. It was the last of three showdowns against opponents that defeated Highland (6-0, 3-0) last season — North Royalton Read More…

Rieg scores winning TD in closing minutes

Brunswick's Joe Pinzone looks for running room against Elyria's Josh Hick (21) and Mike Smosay during the first quarter. (RON SCHWANE / GAZETTE)

Brian Dulik The Gazette BRUNSWICK — As the clock wound down in the fourth quarter, Chase Rieg anxiously waited for an opportunity to redeem himself. When it arrived, the senior running back did just that. Rieg powered through the line for a 12-yard touchdown run with 52 seconds left Friday, giving Brunswick’s football team a Read More…