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The Gridiron 2014

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Cole to become a Demon Deacon

January 7, 2016 WELLSBURG — It’s been a well-known fact that Brooke senior Thomas Cole always had Division I football talent. Now, it’s true that his skills are worthy of a Power 5 conference. more »»

Ex-OSU player John Holman hired to lead Buckeye Local

December 22, 2015 DILLONVALE — Buckeye Local is no longer in the market for a head football coach. more »»

2016: 39 weeks away

December 7, 2015 And so — it’s over! The 2015 football season ended on a very sour note for Steubenville fans Saturday night as Columbus Bishop Hartley knocked off the previously unbeaten Big Red 31-28 in the Ohio... more »»

Seniors thankful for time spent in the Big Red program

December 7, 2015 COLUMBUS — Their perfect season had ended; their dreams of an Ohio Division IV championship shattered. more »»

Big Red meets its match

December 6, 2015 COLUMBUS — As it turns out, defense does win championships. more »»

Steubenville finishes the 2015 season with 13-1 record

December 6, 2015 COLUMBUS — Bishop Hartley coach Brad Burchfield was pretty honest after watching his Hawks defeat Steubenville, 31-28, Saturday night at Ohio Stadium for the Ohio Division IV state championship. more »»


December 5, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — When asked for his thoughts on emerging from the tunnel and running onto the Ohio Stadium field for tonight’s Division IV championship game, Big Red coach Reno Saccoccia had a quick... more »»

Steubenville vs. Hartley

December 4, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Does defense really win championships? Fans attending Saturday’s Ohio Division IV title game should have the opportunity to see if that often-used sports cliche is actually true. more »»

Big Red’s mantra is “we-fense”

December 3, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Some football coaches like to talk about offense while others focus on defense and special teams. more »»


November 29, 2015 BOARDMAN — The wait is over. After falling in the Division IV semifinals the past two seasons, Steubenville is on its way to the championship gam. more »»

Defense has a strong showing

November 29, 2015 BOARDMAN — Another goose egg. more »»

Steubenville vs. Ursuline Rematch set with a spot at ‘The Shoe’ as the prize

November 28, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Big Red’s last two appearances in the Division IV semifinals have not gone according to pla. more »»

And then there was 1

November 23, 2015 In order to achieve its goal of playing inside Ohio Stadium, Big Red will have to deal with a very familiar opponen. more »»


November 22, 2015 NEW PHILADELPHIA — The defense was downright nasty and the offense opportunistic as Steubenville rolled to a third consecutive Division IV, Region 13 championship on a rainy Saturday night. more »»

Brooke’s fight comes up short

November 22, 2015 ONA, W.Va. — A great football season came to a screeching halt for the Brooke Bruins football team Saturday night on head coach Mac McLean’s 40th birthday. No. more »»

Steubenville looking for 3rd regional title in a row

November 20, 2015 STEUBENVILLE — Before Big Red’s 2014 playoff game with Johnstown-Monroe, Reno Saccoccia stressed the Johnnies “just want to come out and punch you in the face.” Johnstown’s M.O. more »»

No. 9 Brooke heads to No. 1 Cabell-Midland

November 20, 2015 WELLSBURG — In compiling its 8-3 mark, Brooke has done battle with some of West Virginia’s top ranked football teams. On Saturday, the Bruins have a Class AAA quarterfinal date with No. . more »»

Collaros, Barber selected for top honors

November 18, 2015 Sixty-seven football players from seven local teams were honored as The Associated Press All-Eastern District football teams were announced Tuesday. more »»

And then there were 2: Brooke, Big Red still wearing pads

November 16, 2015 Familiar foes await the area’s two survivors in the next round of the high school football playoffs. more »»

Big Red smashes Quakers

November 15, 2015 MINERVA — Steubenville will play for a third consecutive Division IV, ‘Region 13 championship thanks to another strong defensive performance. more »»

Bluefield outlasts Red Riders

November 15, 2015 BLUEFIELD — If the first half was like second half. “We played so well defensively in the second half,” said veteran Weir High head football coach Tony Filberto said. But, the damage had been done. more »»



Preparing for rain

OVAC track and field

May 9, 2015 Sizzling times, you might say. Although the weather was far too hot to have any fun, there were some really good times turned in at the OVAC Track and Field Championships Saturday at St. more »

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