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    Justin Franklin of Johnstown-Monroe tries to fend off Watkins Memorial defender Dakota Patterson during a 54-21 victory over the host Warriors on Sept. 16. Franklin ran for 298 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Johnnies.

    Vikings hope to catch up to Johnnies

    The Johnstown-Monroe High School football team is gearing up for its second consecutive rivalry game, but Northridge coach Shawn Hinkle isn't so sure this qualifies.
Local Roundup

Tough volleyball schedules could prove beneficial

Rugged league competition can only be a positive in the long run for the Johnstown-Monroe and Northridge high school girls volleyball teams.

Teams adapt for Thursday spotlight games

Although it was only the fourth game of the season, several Bexley High School football players had their pictures taken with a trophy after a 21-7 win over Whitehall on Sept. 15.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Football team looking to come up aces

Another entry in a storied Licking County rivalry is in the works.
Northridge Roundup

Golfers finish third in LCL

The Northridge High School boys golf team is looking forward to the Division II postseason after finishing third in the LCL.

Vikings' Garee sets positive example

Logan Garee sat on the bench at Viking Stadium on Sept. 12, watching the freshman football game.

Competitive cousins spark Johnnies

They call it "OBJ" or "Odell," and it has become more than a game to Hunter Alley and Cody Workman. It's an exercise in one-upmanship.