Mckinley Bulldogs Team News

Here's highlights from four area games in Week 1, sponsored by CSE Federal Credit Union:

PERRY TWP.  At times on Friday night, the McKinley High football team looked capable of playing in Week 11.

Problem was, Hoban might as well have been playing in Week 16.

By Josh Weir and Joe Scalzo

The connection between McKinley head coach Dan Reardon and Hoban head coach Ti

Here's a look at Week 1 games from the Stark County area:

Hoban at McKinley

WHEN  7 p.m., Friday

CANTON  The memory is not dwelled upon by the McKinley High School football team, but it never can be erased.

• The slapstick special teams, which included a punt off the backside of a teammate.

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It’s 6 o’clock in the morning when Jeff Lindesmith’s alarm goes off. The Central Catholic football coach was able to sleep in today. Unfortunately, he was already up and was out of bed by 5:30, preparing for a typical morning during two-a-day practices.

When Perry senior Matt Carrick thinks about terrific high school offensive linemen, he thinks of guys like Mason Wheeler, a butt-kicking blue-collar guard who liked to hunt deer and instill fear.

CANTON  Fast isn’t just a concept with the McKinley High School football team’s defense.

Fast is a reality because, you know, the Bulldogs have really fast guys.