OHSAA announces location of Basketball finals:
2020 OHSAA Girls Basketball finals will be held at St Johns Arena on the Ohio State University campus while the 2021 Boys Basketball Finals will also move to St. Johns Arena. St. Johns Arena has hosted the Girls and Boys Finals since 2000 when the Schottenstein opened (in 2005 the girls finals were at St Johns due to OSU hosting a college hockey tournament). St Johns arena seats 13, 276 while the Schottenstein Center seats 18809.
Holgate to Play 8 man football:
Holgate High school announced that for the 2019 season they would be playing 8 man football due to not enough players. This year at least 5 schools will play 8 man in Ohio. Toledo Christian, Sandusky St Marys, Zanesville Rosecran, and Ashtabula St.Johns are the other schools playing 8 man. Holgate has 7 games schedule against the other Ohio schools that have 8 man along with a game against Stryker and a school in Indiana and Michigan. Michigan has enough 8 man teams that they have a MHSAA State Tournament.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter