Pickaway County cleans up on All-SE District teams

By Brad MorrisSportingPumpkin.com Pickaway County was well-represented on Saturday on the All-Southeast District basketball teams. Circleville senior Kenzie McConnell was selected as Division II Player of the Year for a second consecutive season, sharing the honor with Sheridan junior Faith Stinson. McConnell, who is bound for Division II national power Ashland, averaged a double-double of 20.1 points and 11 rebounds per game, while adding three assists and three blocks. Senior Jaylah Captain earned second-team honors, averaging 10 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists in a season cut short by an ACL injury back in January. Freshman Gabby McConnell (5.6 points, … Continue reading Pickaway County cleans up on All-SE District teams

Overtime thriller: Tigers fulfill pledge, repeat as MSL-Buckeye champions

By Brad MorrisSportingPumpkin.com When senior point guard Jaylah Captain suffered a season-ending ACL injury back in January, the Circleville Tigers made a pledge to repeat as Mid-State League Buckeye Division champions for their injured teammate. That pledge, however, was in … Continue reading Overtime thriller: Tigers fulfill pledge, repeat as MSL-Buckeye champions

LE’s Ward, Circleville’s McConnell lead District 14 honors

District 14 Coaches Association Boys Basketball Division I/II — First Team Isaac Ward, Logan Elm senior Trey Robertson, Waverly junior Ryan Scott, Hillsboro senior Isaac Little, Unioto senior Hunter Price, Hillsboro junior Division I/II — Second Team Gabe Chalfin, Logan Elm … Continue reading LE’s Ward, Circleville’s McConnell lead District 14 honors

Mustangs, Vikings take sectional runner-up

Teays Valley turned in a strong second-place showing on Saturday in a Division I sectional held at Newark.Dublin Coffman topped the 11-school sectional with 277 points, followed by the Vikings (199) and the host Wildcats (139.5). Gunner Havens was one of four Vikings to win a sectional title when he pinned Dublin Coffman’s Joseph Baumann in 19 seconds during the 106-pound final. Zander Graham pinned Dublin Coffman’s James Baumann in 3:29 at 138 pounds, and Camden McDanel posted a 4-3 decision over Dublin Coffman’s Mitchell Broskie at 182 pounds. Liam Wilson prevailed 4-1 at 220 pounds against Dublin Coffman’s Michael … Continue reading Mustangs, Vikings take sectional runner-up