Malvern Hornets Team News


Difficult to detect. Symptoms that vary. Potential long-term effects that are not completely understood.



Matt Christopher is a man with muscles upon muscles. A 6-foot-1, 230-pound hitting machine during his playing days, which ended in 1995, he still looks unbreakable.


NEW PHILADELPHIA  Even after a tough defeat, there still were  plenty of smiles on the East sideline after the West’s 31-28 victory Friday night in the 36th Annual Times-Reporter Charity All-Star Football Game.

NEW PHILADELPHIA  Everyone knew the West had the potential for firepower.

The potential was realized.


Are you ready for some football?

We know of roughly 66 players and 20 coaches who are.

The 36th annual Times-Reporter All-Star Football Game is less than a month away.

Rosters for each team are set, with 33 players per side.

The East will be coached by New Philadelphia’s Matt Dennison and his staff. Practices will be held at New Philadelphia.

Times-Reporter staff report

Change is the appropriate word for many area high school football programs today, as the Ohio High School Athletic Association board of directors approved the divisional breakdowns based on enrollment for the 2013 and 2014 football seasons Thursday.

COLUMBUS  When the state football championships return to Stark County this fall the games will be spread over three days instead of the customary two. The Ohio High School Athletic Association’s Board of Directors accepted a motion to play the Division II, III, IV and VI playoff games on Friday nights and the Division I, V and VII title games on Saturdays.