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BLOG: Thrilling Games Highlight Third OHSAA State Football Championships at Ohio Stadium

Dec 05

By Steve Wartenberg | Bishop Hartley’s Cody Kirkbride knows what to do when it’s the final few seconds of the Div. IV state championship football game and the outcome is on the line: Grab the football and be a hero.

In the title tilt a year ago, Kirkbride’s last-second interception sealed the Hawks’ 31-28 win over Steubenville.

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RELEASE: Columbus to Host 2016 Ohio High School Football Championships This Weekend at Ohio Stadium

Nov 28

Schedule Announced and Single-Game Tickets for 2016 State Finals Now On-Sale

COLUMBUS (November 28, 2016) The Ohio High School Athletic Association, in partnership with the Greater Columbus Sports Commission, announced the schedule for the state football championship games December 1, 2 and 3 at Ohio Stadium.

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BLOG: Ohio Stadium Adds Excitement to OHSAA Football Championships

Nov 01

By Steve Wartenberg | The coach of the defending state football champion Bishop Hartley Hawks has some advice for any and all coaches whose teams advance to the state championship games on December 1 – 3 at Ohio Stadium.

“Bring binoculars,” joked Brad Burchfield, adding that if the Hawks reach the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Div. IV finals this year, the Hawks assistant coaches sitting way up in the press box atop the Shoe will be equipped with high-powered binoculars.

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Release: Tickets On-Sale for 2016 Ohio High School Athletic Association State Football Championships at Ohio Stadium

Sep 22

All-Session Tickets for 2016 State Finals Go On-Sale Friday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m.

 

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RELEASE: Ohio High School Football Coaches Association to Host Annual Clinic in Columbus February 4-7

Feb 02

Guest Speakers to Include Division I Football Head Coach Mark Dantonio, NFL Defensive Coordinator Dean Pees Among Others

COLUMBUS (Feb. 2, 2016)– The Ohio High School Football Coaches Association (OHSFCA) will hold their annual football clinic in Columbus at the Hilton Columbus at Easton beginning on Thursday, February 4 through Sunday, February 7. The clinic will bring in over 2,250 high school and college coaches with 59 companies from 17 states hosting exhibit space.

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BLOG: OHSAA State Football Championships Finds Even Greater Success in 2015

Dec 07

Steve Wartenberg | It was early in the final OHSAA football state championship game of the weekend: The Steubenville Big Red and the Bishop Hartley Hawks at Ohio Stadium for the Div. IV title.

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RELEASE: Columbus to Host 2015 Ohio High School State Football Championships This Weekend

Dec 02

Ohio Stadium Will Host State Football Championships for Second Consecutive Year

All-Session and Single-Game Tickets On-Sale

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BLOG: National Media Brings Out Best in Ohio State

Nov 20

By Steve Wartenberg | Brooke Brown and Keesha Steedley were a bit awestruck.

“Mike! Mike!” they frantically shouted, holding up their C’Mon Maaan! sign. Mike, as in Golic, of the popular Mike & Mike show, saw them, smiled and headed over to sign their sign.

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BLOG: OHSAA Football Championships Return for Year Two in Columbus

Nov 11

By Steve Wartenberg | All over Ohio, from Akron to Zanesville and right here in Central Ohio, high school football will take center stage – and stadiums – this weekend as 100,000 or more fans are expected to attend games.

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BLOG: Winning the Heisman is a pattern for the Buckeyes

Sep 04

By Steve Wartenberg | Heisman history tends to repeat itself when it comes to the Buckeyes.

And what history tells us is that an Ohio State player should win the coveted trophy this year.

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