Like the movie title, the Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets go “Back to the Future.” In this case, they turn to a new coach who is anything but new to the program.
Of the many outstanding players in the Mount Vernon News area, there were two whose talents stood out from the rest. Both are seniors, team leaders and well-versed in all aspects of the game of basketball. And that’s why the News has announced that Danville’s Jordan Elliott and Mount Vernon’s Taylor Gregory have been named the area girls’ Co-Players of the Year.
Wednesday night, it was the Red Division’s turn to take center stage at Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference 2017 Winter Sports Award’s Banquet at All Occasions Banquet Hall in Waldo.
All three area wrestlers got a win under their belt on Day 1 of the 2017 OHSAA State Individual Wrestling Championships at the Schottenstein Center at Ohio State University.
Focus and concentration. Two things that are easy to achieve in relative seclusion inside of the wrestling building, next to the football field at Highland High School.
It was going to be a challenge and area wrestlers knew that from the beginning when they took on the best in the Mid Ohio Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday.