The Wildcats topped the host Roughriders on Wednesday to win their seventh dual match of the season.
Starting goalkeeper Makaila White suffered an injury with less than five minutes to go before Wednesday’s girls soccer match vs. Edison. Freshman Joscey Thomas filled in, and Nyah Daniels scored five times in the Truckers’ 7-1 victory.
A veteran Norwalk lineup scored the key points down the stretch to top the visiting Chargers in four games of Tuesday’s season opener.
Willard and South Central volleyball also picked up wins on Tuesday; Edison’s Ian Janssen became the all-time career goals leader in boys soccer history.
The Norwalk boys cross country team placed third at the 15-team Keystone Invitational to open its season to highlight Tuesday’s area fall sports roundup.
The Truckers have 11 seniors and eight underclassmen for a well-balanced roster with 15 returning letterwinners that looks to improve upon a 5-11-1 record from 2018.
The Truckers had finalists at all four doubles brackets and went 2-2 to edge out Ashland for the team title on Saturday at their host Doubles Invitational at the Middle School courts.
The Truckers had another strong showing on Saturday at Genoa, a playoff regular in Div. V. Norwalk closes out the preseason with a live-half scrimmage vs. Shelby on Friday at Whitney Field.
The Truckers got two goals in the first 20 minutes of the OHSAA Friday Night Futbol season opener, then got a late score to seal a 3-1 victory over the Crimson Flashes at the Norwalk Soccer Complex.
Norwalk improved to 4-0 with Wednesday’s 4-1 win at Edison — which included a pair of three-set wins that swung things in its favor at Edison Park in Milan.
Olmsted Falls coach Tom DeLuca, a 1999 NHS graduate, brought the Bulldogs to his alma mater for a practice scrimmage on Tuesday at Norwalk High School.
The Truckers beat Mansfield Madison, Clyde and Bellevue in match play-style format on Monday at the Shelby Country Club
Norwalk boys earn fifth-place finish among 18 teams at the Port Clinton Classic to highlight area golf action on Wednesday.
Norwalk shot a 338, one stroke away from fifth place, in a Division I-loaded field on Monday at the Toledo Central Catholic Invitational.
For the second time ever, the Truckers and Flyers opened fall practice coming off a season in which both teams reached the state playoffs