Kirtland's defense dominated a potent Norwayne offense and the Hornets went on to defeat the Bobcats 35-0 in a regional semifinal on Friday.
Mason Sullivan recovered a fumble on the opening kickoff and Joey Torok ran for a nine-yard touchdown on the next play to set the tone in Kirtland’s 59-0 rout of visiting Steubenville Catholic Central in a Division VI regional quarterfinal on Friday at West Geauga High School.
Cross Country News
Independence’s girls’ cross country team finished second at the Division III Medina District to earn an automatic berth in the regional meet next weekend.
Independence’s bid to return to the state tournament ended at the Division II district competition at Tam O’Shanter Hills Golf Course on Tuesday. Kirtland's Cici Anness places among the top 15.
Boys Soccer News
Jeremy Lunka scored a pair of goals and Evan Dures and Kyle Lutz each finished off one to lead Kirtland to a 4-0 win over Campbell Memorial in a Division III regional championship game at Streetsboro High School on Saturday.
Marko Cubela’s heady play in overtime led Kirtland to a 3-2 win over Kidron Central Catholic in a Division III regional semifinal at Green Memorial Stadium on Wednesday.
Girls Soccer News
Kirtland’s bid to become the first public school to win a Division III state championship fell short with a 3-0 loss to Cincinnati Country Day at MAPFRE Stadium on Friday.
Lidia Rodin’s well-placed free kick in the 33rd minute proved to be all Kirtland would need to defeat Archbold in a Division III state semifinal at Strobel Field in Sandusky on Tuesday.