WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Galion ends a 2-game slide with a win over Colonel Crawford. }}" />

   
 
 
Tigers Handle Eagles In Bounce Back Win

Story By: Brian Skowronski

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 9/19/2013

After a string of 11 straight wins, Galion dropped their last two and were in need of a win Thursday night at Colonel Crawford. The Tigers would indeed bounce back with a dominating 3-set victory, wrecking the Eagles 25-13, 25-7, 25-15.

"I told the girls we need to get back on track and get refocused." Galion head coach Jaime Valentine says. "And they did what they were supposed to do."

Junior Reanne Neal had a monster performance with a team high 12 kills for the Tigers, while senior Caroline DelGreco posted 29 assists and sophomore Taylor Valentine added 6 kills and 6 digs.

Thursday's win helps Galion keep pace with Upper Sandusky and Buckeye Central who are in a 3-way tie atop the NCC standings at 7-1. Coach Valentine says it's been a goal all season long to capture the conference crown after finishing second behind Wynford and the Rams a season ago.

"We're tired of finishing second." Valentine says. "They're ready to leave the NCC winning the last NCC league championship."

The Tigers are now 12-3 overall and will play at Crestline next Tuesday before a big showdown at home with the Bucks on Thursday.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 The new V-A Clinic on South Trimble Road in Mansfield is attracting large numbers of veterans seeking medical care. Full Story
Image1 Richland County Transit continues working on getting its annual subsidy funding from the county, and the cities of Mansfield and Ontario. Full Story
 
Image1 The Mansfield Police Review Commission is continuing its mission to promote public support in the professionalism and accountability of the Mansfield Police Department. Full Story
Image1 Infrastructure improvements will be visible in the Ontario area very soon after city council approved a number of resolutions to develop the locality. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Ontario Approves Infrastructure Improvements

Weirich Waste Teams Up With Stingel For Recycle Days

Ashland Area Job Fair Held At Ashland University

Congressman Tiberi Visits Lexington Senior Center

Vacant Ontario House Catches Fire, Cause Unknown

A.U. Schar Nursing College Starts Doctor Of Nursing Program

Mansfield Dance Company Rules Nationals

Shelby YMCA Holds Shoe Drive To Raise Funds

17th Annual Minority Health Fair Kicks Off April 26

Students Petition Closing Of Springmill Learning Center

B.E. Humble Opens Second Store In Ashland

N.C.S.C. Paralegal Graduates Given Farewell Luncheon

Mansfield Boil Alert

Seminar Offered For Women And Minority Small Businesses

Students Help In Spring Clean-up Week In Ontario

Conference explores effects of violence and abuse

More News