Carrollton Warriors Team News

GNADENHUTTEN  In all-star games, it’s usually the norm to have more than one player at each position.

CANTON  This wasn’t just a chance to get together and play a football game in the middle of summer. Saturday night at Fawcett Stadium meant something. It meant a lot.

It was the 23rd Repository East-West All-Star football game. With the series tied at 11 games each, it is easy to see why.

CANTON  It was a Repository East-West All-Star Football Game record that stood for 22 years.

Taurice Scott blew that to smithereens in less than 22 seconds.

CANTON  The three-hour shootout escaped the East’s control Saturday night.

There were no worries on head coach Dale Soles’ sideline. Minutes later his players put the finishing touches on a come-from-behind victory.

CANTON  Massillon’s Anthony McCarthy clapped his hands in anguish as his second 52-yard field goal try fell short in The Repository’s East-West All-Star Football Game Kicking Contest.

There will be no shortage of offensive talent for this summer’s 23rd annual Repository East-West All-Star Football Game.

For the first time since 1994 the Ohio High School Athletic Association expanded its divisional format for high school football teams and the Massillon Tigers could be on the move — down a division.

Times-Reporter staff report

Carrollton High is set to name Eric McCort its new varsity football head coach. Carrollton’s search committee recommended McCort for the position and his hiring is subject to board approval.

CARROLLTON  Carrollton High School is set to name Eric McCort its new varsity football head coach. Carrollton’s search committee recommended McCort for the position and his hiring is subject to board approval.

The gentlemen’s agreement some Big Ten football coaches used to have with each other in recruiting might be evaporating.