Marlington Dukes Team News


How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the third weekly Associated Press poll of 2013, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses):

MINERVA  A roll of the dice had a lot of folks at Hines Stadium on edge Friday night.

Marlington’s thoughts? No sweat.


LEXINGTON TWP.  Ed Miley never experienced a Week 1 loss as Marlington’s head coach until this season.


Four years, four different champions.   One thing you can predict about Northeastern Buckeye Conference football since 2009 is its unpredictability.



The Massillon Tigers’ first year as a Division II team already has produced its first No. 1 ranking in the initial Associated Press state football poll.