Sports reporting procedure
Coaches of local sports teams in Morrow County are asked to submit results of contests (including statistics) their teams compete in to the Morrow County Sentinel. Results may be submitted in several fashions.
Coaches may call the Sentinel at 419-946-3010, extension #1807 or fax them to 419-932-6782. Results also may be emailed to either MCSsports@civitasmedia.com or firstname.lastname@example.org .
In the Pine Lakes HOJGA story which ran in the July 9 issue, in the 12-and-under results, Branson Brooke was omitted. He shot 68 on that day.
Northmor Athletic Boosters holding golf scramble
The Northmor Athletic Booster golf scramble is scheduled for Sept. 7 at Pine Lakes Golf Club. There will be a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
Cost is $240 per four-man team. Deadline to register is Aug. 22
Check the district website for a registration form link or call either 419-946-8861 or 419-768-1286.
Information received from Jack Kegley.
MGMS football notes
Practice for athletes interested in playing seventh and eighth grade football this year for Mount Gilead Middle School will begin on Monday, Aug. 4 from 5-7 p.m. at the middle school football field by the elementary building.
Athletes will need to bring all necessary paperwork on this day (sports physical, emergency medical form, insurance form, etc.). Extra paperwork will be on hand if needed, but the most important paper to have completed is the sports physical.
The only cost to playing football this year is a player’s purchase of their own football cleats. Everything else will be provided.
Information received from Mark Kennon.
Highland Middle School important sports dates
Highland Middle School football practice will begin Aug. 4 at the middle school from 8-10:30 a.m. Volleyball will begin Aug. 1 from 9-11:30 a.m. at the middle school, while cross country will begin Aug. 1, starting at 7 p.m. behind the middle school. Cheerleading will begin Aug. 4 from 8-10 a.m. at the middle school.
All sports are asked to be sure to bring all of the appropriate paperwork on the first day of practice (physical sheet, emergency medical form, proof of insurance, concussion sheet and athletic guidelines).
If there are any questions, please contact Joe Oder at 419-768-2206.
Information received from Joe Oder.
Kiwanis Club of Mount Gilead holding golf outing
The Kiwanis Club of Mount Gilead will be holding their first golf outing on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at Galion Country Club.
This will be an 18-hole, handicapped event that includes a cart, lunch, prizes and steak dinner.
Proceeds benefit Morrow County Student Scholarships and the Eliminate Project.
For more information or to register, contact Tom Keplinger at 419-946-1803.
Information received from Diana Keplinger.