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January 7th Weekly Athletic Report

Varsity Athletic Results

  • Boys Basketball – Akron Firestone W 70-50, GlenOak W 78-45, Overall Record 9-3, League Record 3-3
  • Girls Basketball – GlenOak L 41-61, Overall Record 5-8, League Record 0-6
  • Boys Swimming – 8th Place at NEAC Championship, Overall Record 0-5, League Record 0-2
  • Girls Swimming – 5th Place at NEAC Championship, Overall Record 0-5, League Record 0-2
  • Wrestling – Boardman W 61-8, Varsity Gold Team took 2nd Place at the Chippewa Invitational, Overall Record 2-0, League Record 2-0

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January 2nd Weekly Athletic Report

Varsity Athletic Results

  • Boys Basketball – Hoover L 66-80, Lake L 64-66 OT, Mansfield W 72-64 OT, Toledo Woodward W 80-36, Timken W 73-52, Overall Record 7-3, League Record 2-3
  • Girls Basketball – Northwest W 52-45, Central Catholic L 32-39, Mogadore W 49-32, Overall Record 5-5, League Record 0-4
  • Boys Bowling – Alliance W 2754-2349, Wooster W 2835-2513, Triway W 2958-2835, 8th Place at the Christmas Invitational, 7th Place at the YSU Holiday Tournament, 1st Place at Holiday Tournament, Overall Record 7-2, League Record 4-2
  • Girls Bowling – Alliance W 2511-1791, Wooster W 2616-2143, 4th Place at the Christmas Invitational, 1st Place at the YSU Holiday Tournament, 4th Place at Holiday Tournament, Overall Record 8-0, League Record 6-0
  • Gymnastics – Quad Meet with Wooster/Cloverleaf/Massillon-Beat Massillon, Overall Record 2-2, League Record 1-0
  • Boys Swimming – Canfield L 42-138, Overall Record 0-3, League Record 0-1
  • Girls Swimming – Canfield L 67.5-117.5 – Carlie Perretta broke Pam Schuld’s 100 Breast Stroke Record by 4 seconds, Overall Record 0-3, League Record 0-1
  • Wrestling – 3rd Place at Beast of the East Invitational in Delaware, 2nd Place at Medina Invitational, Varsity Gold Team won the Manchester Panther Invitational, Overall Record 1-0, League Record 1-0

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December 17th Weekly Athletic Report

Varsity Athletic Results

  • Boys Basketball – Boardman W 59-30, Jackson L 46-67, Overall Record 4-1, League Record 2-1
  • Girls Basketball – Jackson L 54-57, Hoover L 34-66, Overall Record 3-4, League Record 0-4
  • Boys Bowling – Hoover W 3058-2815, GlenOak W 2915-2500, Overall Record 4-2, League Record 4-2
  • Girls Bowling – Hoover W 2400-2275, GlenOak W 2450-2148, Overall Record 6-0, League Record 6-0
  • Gymnastics – McKinley W 121.4-107.1, Overall Record 1-0, League Record 1-0
  • Boys Swimming – Lexington L 48-138, Overall Record 0-2, League Record 0-1
  • Girls Swimming – Lexington L 79-104, Overall Record 0-2, League Record 0-1
  • Wrestling – GlenOak W 74-0, Overall Record 1-0, League Record 1-0

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Saturday December 15th Basketball Schedule Changes

Due to the funeral that will be held in the main gym on Saturday morning.  The Girls Varsity and JV games have been rescheduled to be played at 2:00pm for JV and 3:30pm for Varsity. The Freshmen games have been rescheduled to be played at 11:30am for Girls and 1:00pm for Boys on December 29th.

Keith Wakefield Hired as Head Football Coach

Perry Local Schools would like to announce the hiring of Keith Wakefield as their next head football coach. Coach Wakefield is not new to Perry as he led the school to 11 Federal League Championships and 4 playoff appearances here. This includes a Final Four appearance in 2000.

“He is the right coach for our program at this point in time, in order to bring Perry’s program back to one of consistent competitiveness with other Federal League programs” said Perry Superintendent Dr. John Richard.

“As we reviewed the criteria for our next head coach, it led us directly to Keith Wakefield,” said athletic director Todd Sutton. “We are thrilled that he is the right fit, and is available and excited to be back at Perry!”

His career highlights include:

• 21 Years head coaching at Perry
• 11 Federal League Championships
• 6 years as Assistant Coach at Mount Union

There will be a meeting in the Perry High School Cafeteria Wednesday December 12th at 7:00pm for all football parents.

December 10th Weekly Athletic Report

Varsity Athletic Results

  • Boys Basketball – Ursuline W 68-44, McKinley W 54-46, Overall Record 3-0, League Record 1-0
  • Girls Basketball – McKinley L 45-65, Boardman L 44-47 OT, Overall Record 3-2, League Record 0-2
  • Boys Bowling – Boardman L 2708-2886, McKinley L 2736-2839, Overall Record 2-2, League Record 2-2
  • Girls Bowling – Boardman W 2312-2210, McKinley W 2371-1986, Overall Record 4-0, League Record 4-0
  • Boys Swimming – 8th Place at NEAC Relay Meet – Divers took 4th, Overall Record 0-1, League Record 0-1
  • Girls Swimming – 5th Place at NEAC Relay Meet – Divers took 1st and set a new Meet Record, Overall Record 0-1, League Record 0-1
  • Wrestling – 6th out of 60 Teams at Walsh Jesuit Ironman Invitational, Overall Record 0-0, League Record 0-0

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