June 29, 2016

Medina
Partly cloudy
60°F
 

Prep Athletes of the Week for Dec. 17

Boys basketball Ryan Badowski, Brunswick: Senior shooting guard scored career-high 34 points in 76-75 double-overtime win over Strongsville. … Had 28 points after halftime of Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division game. … Added 19 points in win over Woodford County (Ky.) at Capital City Rumble in Frankfort, Ky. … Has 924 career points in 66 Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Dec. 10

Boys basketball Craig Randall, Medina: Junior shooting guard had 62 points, 21 rebounds and 11 assists in three games. … Opened week with 16 points and eight rebounds in 73-52 victory over Brunswick. … Scored game-high 23 points in 63-35 Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division victory against Brunswick. … Had 23 points, seven rebounds and Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Dec. 3

Football Manny Dela Cerna, Highland: Sophomore gunner on special teams recovered pooch kick in 41-13 loss to Glenville in Division II state semifinals. … Recovery came dangerously near Highland sideline against multiple Tarblooders. … Arguably fastest player on team. … Finished season with 15 tackles while also playing backup cornerback. Boys basketball Brogan Scott, Highland: Read More…

Prep Athlete of the Week for Nov. 19

Football James Friedl, Highland: Senior outside linebacker had game-high 11 tackles in 17-14 win over Massillon in Division II, Region 4 semifinal at the University of Akron’s InfoCision Stadium-Summa Field. … Had two tackles for loss, including sack. … Has 87 tackles (10½ for loss, 4 sacks), two forced fumbles and six pass breakups on Read More…

Prep Athlete of the Week for Nov. 12

Football Jonny Zaz, Highland: Senior linebacker recorded six tackles, including one for loss, a fumble recovery and a blocked punt return in 28-21 win over Avon Lake. … Blocked punt return in Division II, Region 4 quarterfinal set up 5-yard TD pass from Bruce Kinsey to Coltin Kinsey in waning moments of first half. … Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 22

Football Collin Paich, Highland: Senior wide receiver scored two touchdowns in 45-20 Suburban League victory over Green. … Caught TD passes of 23 and 43 yards from quarterback Bruce Kinsey. … Set up another score by returning interception 44 yards to Bulldogs 1-yard line. … Sixth in Medina County with 230 receiving yards this season. Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 15

Football Shane Mast, Wadsworth: Junior fullback scored two touchdowns in key 42-6 Suburban League victory at Green. … First score covered 39 yards on pass from Adam Dennison. … Second was 8-yard run in fourth quarter. … Finished with 87 yards from scrimmage on nine touches. … Has 209 rushing yards on season. [br] Boys Read More…

Preps of the Week for Oct. 8

Football Chase Rieg, Brunswick: Senior running back scored game-winning touchdown with 52 seconds remaining in 40-35 triumph over Elyria. … Twelve-yard run capped 11-play, 75-yard drive. … Finished with career highs of 202 yards and 32 carries. … Added 41-yard TD run in second quarter. … Sparkled with increased workload due to injury to Richie Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 1

Football Bruce Kinsey, Highland: Senior quarterback passed for 195 yards, rushed for 101 more and scored four touchdowns in 42-12 victory over Copley. … Rushing touchdowns in Suburban League game covered 10, 10, 1 and 4 yards. … Second straight game with 100 yards apiece rushing and passing. … Leads Medina County with 1,317 yards Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Sept. 24

Football Kenny Wilder, Medina Senior safety returned two interceptions for touchdowns om Bees 33-26 Northeast Ohio Conference cross-division victory over Garfield Heights. … First pick-six covered 60 yards in second quarter. … Clinched game with 65-yarder in fourth quarter. … Averaged 39.8 yards on five punts. [br] Boys soccer Collin Zuk, Cloverleaf Senior midfielder scored four goals Read More…