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THS Lacrosse Team Enters Its Second Year

THS Lacrosse Team Enters Its Second Year

For the second year, Talawanda High School is fielding its club lacrosse team this Spring. The program is a relatively new one, this being only the second year for the high school team. However, there have been several new additions to the program, making the outlook for the upcoming season promising. This is the first […]

Women’s Tennis

Women’s Tennis

    Talawanda High School has many legacies surrounding its sports teams, some good, some great and others, well, not as great.The 2013-2014 school year was a time of many pivotal changes for THS sports.     The Varsity football team ended a victory drought, in which there have been just 5 victories since 2008.  The Varsity boys basketball […]

The Don of a New Era

The Don of a New Era

     The beginning of Coach Gloeckner’s inaugural season as Talwanda’s new head varsity coach has come and gone.  With the season behind us, Gloeckner shares what being a Braves varsity coach really means. As a first year coach for the varsity team, Gloeckner describes himself as “energetic, enthusiastic and I just like to bring […]

St. Xavier Swim Meet

St. Xavier Swim Meet

   

Swim Team Looking Forward To Good Season

Swim Team Looking Forward To Good Season

The start to another swim season is underway, and head coach Stephen Pasquale said he expects great things. “I am looking forward to another good season for the girls and boys swim team,” he said. Pasquale said he has a few strong seniors on his swim team this year. One of which is Kyra Reisenfeld […]

Talawanda Baseball Fields Not Yet Finished

Talawanda Baseball Fields Not Yet Finished

Talawanda baseball and softball field dugouts are not yet built, but treasurer Mike Davis said once a builder is contracted, dugouts can be built in about four weeks. “The architect tells me that dugouts are not complex structures,” Davis said in an email. “There is still some reasonably good weather days ahead before we hit […]

Talawanda Ice Hockey Getting Ready For Season

Talawanda Ice Hockey Getting Ready For Season

On November 2, the first Talawanda ice hockey tryouts will take place at Goggin Ice Center. To prepare the players for the season, the team has been conditioning several times a week. Assistant coach Marc Tincher said he has been very pleased with the number of players participating in the workouts. During the workouts the […]

Talawanda Women’s Soccer Senior Night

Talawanda Women’s Soccer Senior Night

On Tuesday, October 8th, the Talawanda High School Women’s Soccer Team will host their annual senior night game. The senior night festivities will begin with the announcing of the seniors, their plans for the future and memorable past experiences. They will each walk across the field to accept their traditional rose, from a fellow soccer […]

Time to Break the Curse: THS Mens Soccer Team Competes in State Tournament

Time to Break the Curse: THS Mens Soccer Team Competes in State Tournament

With only one more game to go in the regular season for the Talawanda men’s soccer team, head coach Heath Kelly said he is looking forward to next week’s Ohio State Tournament. The first game for THS in the tournament will be against Ross High School. “Ross was a good draw for THS, since our last […]

New Coach, High Hopes for Volleyball Team

New Coach, High Hopes for Volleyball Team

While the entire athletic department has experienced some cause for excitement this school year, one program in particular stands out: girls’ volleyball. Early this summer, then-coach Ernie Gilbert was forced to resign his position due to undisclosed reasons, sophomore volleyball player Kate Stephenson told me in an interview. Just a few weeks before try-outs for […]