WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Tigers, Warriors go through conditioning. }}" />

   
 
 
Local Football Teams Gearing Up For August

Story By: Jeff Alan

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 7/13/2014

With the official start to the football preseason two weeks from Friday, many area teams are putting in their ten days with passing scrimmages and joint practices. Galion and Ontario did as much last week as both begin the search to replace graduated seniors, especially at quarterback where Galion looks to replace starter Dareian Watkins, while Ontario looks to replace Tyler Boatwright as the Warriors begin their second season in the Northern Ohio League where they finished 5-5 overall and 2-4 in league play.

For Galion who won the the NCC at 9-1 overall and 6-1 in conference, they will begin play in the Red Division of the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference the schools third league affiliation in the last four years. The Tigers according to coach Chris Hawkins will have to deal with some very good teams such as Buckeye Valley, North Union, Jonathan Alder, Marion Pleasant, Fairbanks and Upper Sandusky just to name a few. The Warriors and Tigers will both open the season on Friday, August 29th against long time rivals. Ontario will be on the road at Lexington, Galion will be at home against Crawford County foe Bucyrus.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Ohio local governments and schools have a relatively new option for investing money through the state. Full Story
Image1 The release of the new Apple iPhone 6 Friday attracted large crowds to cell phone stores across the country, including the Verizon store on Lexington-Springmill Road in Ontario. Full Story
 
Image1 Ontario High School has a new and unique way of revving-up spirit on Fridays before home football games. Full Story
Image1 A motorcycle driver is hospitalized in Columbus after colliding with a semi-truck hauling a flatbed trailer south of Bellville. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision With Flatbed Semi Truck

Ground Broken For Ontario Pointe Expansion

Ontario Dog Park

Girls' Night Out

Home invasion suspect arrested

Free confronting bullying workshop offered for teachers

Democratic Attorney General Candidate Visits Mansfield

More News