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HS BOYS BASKETBALL: Dawgs tourney journey ends in district final

PHOTOS BY AMBER DOTY From left, seniors Dillon Horst, Ezra Miller and Liam Riggenbach Dalton’s Braylon Wenger Dalton’s Jaden Schlabach Dalton senior Liam Riggenbach Dalton’s Jack Steiner Dalton junior Jalen Wenger Dalton’s Braylon Wenger scored a team-high 13 points. The Dawgs ended the season with a 19-5 record after their loss to Richmond Heights in…

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Dalton boys win sectionals

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton’s Braylon Wenger Dalton’s Jack Steiner Dalton’s Jaiden Malone Dalton’s Jalen Wenger By ARIEL STAHLER DGKN sports writer Dalton High School’s boys varsity basketball team had no trouble handling No. 6 seed Cornerstone Christian in the Division IV Northeast 3 sectional final game. The win secured a spot…

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Comets boys varsity basketball finish out regular season

By ARIEL STAHLER DGKN sports writer Central Christian School’s boys varsity basketball team earned a win over Temple Christian on Senior Night. The Comets fell to East Canton in the final game of the regular season. CCS finished the season with an overall record of 10-11 and a 5-5 MBC record. The Comets jumped out…

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DALTON BOYS VARSITY B-BALL: Dawgs crowned WCAL champs

    ARCHIVE PHOTO OF DALTON’S JALEN WENGER BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer The 2020-2021 WCAL championship belongs to the Dawgs. After wins over Hiland and Rittman, Dalton High School’s boys varsity basketball team finished with a WCAL record of 13-1 to win the WCAL title…

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Dawgs edge Chipps for share of WCAL title

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton senior Liam Riggenbach recorded a double-double with 11 points and 10 boards Feb. 12. Dalton defeated Waynedale 61-56. The next day, the Dawgs went on to beat the Chipps 71-70 for at least a share of the WCAL title. Dalton’s Jack Steiner Dalton’s Jalen Wenger   By…

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Dawgs edged by Bobcats, come back to take down Smithies

PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton’s Jaden Schlabach tries to block Norwayne’s Jacob Rupp Feb. 2 at home. Dalton’s Jack Steiner Dalton’s Dillon Horst tries to sneak past Norwayne’s Justin Rupp. Dalton’s Braylon Wenger Dalton’s Kyrie Gaut By ARIEL STAHLER Gazette & News sports writer Dalton High School’s varsity boys basketball team was…

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Comets basketball: CCS varsity boys split week; varsity girls defeat Crestline

CCS senior Clay Rohrer (Photo from Central Christian’s Facebook page) Central Christian School’s varsity boys basketball team traveled to Lake Center Christian Feb. 2 and the Tigers won 40-30. Kaden Schrock, Clay Rohrer and Dakota Kerby all finished with six points each. Tyler Bonner added five points. Thatcher Rohrer scored four points and Caden Granger…

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BOYS HS BASKETBALL: Dawgs flex muscles

Dalton’s Liam Riggenbach at the tip-off Jan. 30 against Lake Center Christian. (PHOTOS BY LISA McGINTY | LMC Photography) Dalton’s Dillon Horst, from left, Ezra Miller and Jalen Wenger.    By ARIEL STAHLER DGKN sports writer Dalton High School’s varsity boys basketball team extended its win streak to six games after wins over Tuslaw and…

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DALTON BOYS BASKETBALL: Several Dawgs reach double figures in win over WCAL foe

PHOTO BY LISA McGINTY | LMc Photography Dalton’s Jalen Wenger Dalton’s Dillon Horst By ARIEL STAHLER DGKN sports writer It was a total team effort from Dalton High School’s varsity boys basketball team during their Jan. 15 home contest against WCAL opponent Northwestern. Dalton’s teamwork, which ended with six players scoring double figures, paid off…

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