Northwest Indians Team News

Perry won't have a chance to make its third consecutive Division II state football championship game this fall. That's because it won't be in Division II anymore.

FBS (Division I)
 
Aquinas: OL Francisco Pedrozo (Eastern Michigan), LS Kyle O'Connor (Army)

MASSILLON

Almost two decades after it was last played at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium, the Ohio North-South Classic is returning to Massillon in April.

COLUMBUS  The Ohio High School Athletic Association football state championship games will be played at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton in 2017 and 2018 following approval from the OHSAA Board of Directors at its January meeting Thursday.

A class heavy on stars from the early 2000s mixed with a two-way standout from the mid-1940s and state championship coach from ’80s form the Stark County High School Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017.

 

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DIVISION VII ALL-OHIO TEAM

First team

Offense

COLUMBUS  Familiar foes await Stark County's two remaining high school football teams in the state playoffs. Central Catholic and Perry both will face rematches of games they won a year ago in the state semifinals.

CANTON  Jackson High School senior receiver-defensive back Dillon Dingler was selected the WHBC Stark County MVP-Player of the Year, which was announced Thursday during the 72nd annual