Highland High School volleyball player Raina Terry has dreamed about playing Mintonette Volleyball ever since she was in middle school, watching her big sister (former Highland star Kam Terry) play for them.
The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets boys volleyball team put the pedal to the metal and won in three-straight sets over visiting Dublin Jerome in the Jackets’ first time back on their home floor since the season opener.
Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets senior pitcher Hope Straight tossed her second no-hitter in five days, shutting out the visiting Mansfield Senior Tygers, 12-0, in their Ohio Cardinal Conference matchup on Wednesday.
After giving up eight runs in the top of the first inning, the Highland Scots softball team played league-leading Cardington close, falling 4-3 over the remaining six innings to drop the contest, 12-3.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University has added a new athletic program for the upcoming academic year, but the new team will not be hitting homers or buzzer-beating shots, but rather winning battle royales and looking to score digital goals.
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