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MHS Athletics: A Fall for the History Books!

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The 2017 seasons have seen many noteworthy accomplishments for Panther teams and athletes!

Stay up-to-date on all PAC Athletics:  PAC 7 Sports website, honors and awards

GOLF - The team finished 3rd in the PAC, and Van Wallbrown became the first MHS golfer to make it all the way to the State tournament!  Van was also voted "Player of the Year" in the league.

VOLLEYBALL - The young Lady Panthers finished near the .500 mark, improving every week, staying positive and getting the program back on track under first year Coach Truax.

GIRLS SOCCER - A successful program year in and year out, the girls finished 2nd in the league and 10-6-2 for the season, making it to the semi-finals in the District Tournament.

BOYS SOCCER - Back to back PAC Champs and a 14-3-1 mark for the boys!  Gabe Sharrock set another record for goals in a season (36), and was voted PAC "Player of the Year"!

CROSS COUNTRY - Mackenzie McCarthy qualified for Regionals, set a school record at Wooster, and earned First Team PAC honors; and many of the boys and girls improved their times dramatically throughout the season. Several of the team members ran in the Akron Marathon with Coach Schaadt as well.

FOOTBALL - The team earned another PAC title, and  Sophomore Ethan Wright became the first player in MHS history to rush for over 2,000 yards in a season.  Coach France became the "All-Time Winningest Coach" in the state of Ohio, with 383 wins in his career.  Ethan was named PAC Player of the Year, and Coach France was PAC Coach of the Year.  The Panthers finished 9-3 and made the playoffs for the 23rd year.

GIRLS TENNIS -  The team finished with a record of 11-9, and Trudie Christy and Erika Bell qualified for Districts.  The girls learned a lot and had fun under Coach Irwin!

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Boys soccer champs

Gabe Sharrock



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