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Senior night is finally here for Trimble (9-0, 7-0) as the Tomcats head into their final regular season match-up with a game against Federal Hocking (2-7, 2-5 TVC-Hocking).

With just days to go before the 2014-15 campaign begins at the Michigan State Open, Ohio wrestling is putting the final preparations into a busy offseason and preseason training regimen.

In volleyball, the setter is often referred to as the quarterback of the team. Abby Gilleland is more of a quarterback, running back and wide receiver for the Bobcats.

After losing junior linebacker Ben Russell to a shoulder injury in the preseason, the Ohio linebackers core became a real question mark. The Bobcats had already lost 2013 captain Keith Moore to graduation in the spring, and Russell’s injury cost them their leading tackler.

1. Trimble Tomcats (9-0, 7-0) | Last week’s rank: 1

On Friday nights, Warren’s first-year head coach Anthony Fish can be seen on the Warrior sideline wearing a freshly ironed white, button-down dress shirt with an electric-blue tie dancing around in the fall breeze.

Ohio claimed the top spot in the Mid-American Conference Saturday night, sweeping West Division leader Northern Illinois University (25-17, 25-22, 25-17) in a battle of MAC unbeatens at the Convocation Center.

Ohio contained Western Michigan University’s explosive hitters to a mere .142 clip Friday night as the Bobcats defeated the Broncos 3-1 (25-16, 25-20, 21-25, 25-14) at the Convocation Center.

Grass is green, the sky is blue, and the Athens Bulldogs offense cannot be stopped.

Here are the scores from all of your favorite area teams.

MVL

Philo: 37 Morgan: 0

West Muskingum: 0 Caldwell: 33

John Glenn: 14 New Lexington: 17

Ohio football reporter Nick Komjati previews the Bobcats' weekend in Kalamzoo against the Broncos (4-3, 2-1).

The MVL is one of the most competitive conferences in Southeast Ohio. The action lives up to the expectations week in and week out, and this week is no different.

SportsBeat host Matthew Doyle talks with Ohio point guard Stevie Taylor and forward Treg Setty on the upcoming season for the Ohio men's basketball team, Setty's alter ego and the return of the headband for Taylor.

Since Frank Solich was named Ohio's coach in 2005, the number of former Bobcats making it in professional football has seemingly increased every year. 

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Bobcat grapplers employed some different training techniques to ready them for the upcoming 2014-15 campaign
Ohio head coach announced Derrius Vick as the starting quarterback as the team prepares for Buffalo on Nov. 5.

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Ohio claimed the top spot in the Mid-American Conference Saturday night, sweeping West Division leader Northern Illinois University (25-17, 25-22, 25-17) in a battle of MAC unbeatens at the Convocation Center.

With Central Michigan already up 1-0 and the game hanging in the balance early, senior Erin Feeney stepped up to take the penalty kick that had just been awarded to Ohio.

Ohio contained Western Michigan University’s explosive hitters to a mere .142 clip Friday night as the Bobcats defeated the Broncos 3-1 (25-16, 25-20, 21-25, 25-14) at the Convocation Center.

After a Justice Jenkins touchdown with 9:20 remaining in the first, Trimble never looked back.

15 first quarter points lifted the Trimble Tomcats (8-0, 7-0) past TVC-Ohio foe Alexander (5-4, 3-2).

It was a chilly night along the West Virginia-Ohio border, but the Williamstown offense was red hot.

After a 42-6 victory at home over the Parkersburg Catholic Crusaders (2-6), the Williamstown Yellow Jackets (6-2) are one game closer to another run in the playoffs.

It was senior night for the Jackson Ironmen inside Alumni Stadium, and it gave the undefeated Ironmen their biggest test yet against an experienced Ironton Fighting Tigers squad.  Jackson responded to the challenge the same way it has all season by doing what it does best—winning.

Grass is green, the sky is blue, and the Athens Bulldogs offense cannot be stopped.

In Friday’s showdown with the MVL championship on the line, the Tri-Valley Scotties dominated the Maysville Panthers in convincing fashion with a 35-7 victory.

Here are the scores from all of your favorite area teams.

MVL

Philo: 37 Morgan: 0

West Muskingum: 0 Caldwell: 33

John Glenn: 14 New Lexington: 17

Ohio is off to its best start in Mid-American Conference play since 2009. Volleyball reporter Allie Dosmann has the details on the coaching staff's changes and how it's led to success.

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