START SPARTANS BEAT WOODWARD POLAR BEARS IN OLD NEWSBOYS SHOE BOWL

The Start High School Spartans, which recently won their second straight City League title, took on the Woodward High School Polar Bears on Thursday, Nov. 3, in the revival of the Old Newsboys Shoe Bowl.

The game, which was covered by BCSN, was played at Start. The Spartans won the game with a score of 21-0, becoming the winningest TPS team in the Shoe Bowl since the first game was played in 1966.

Updated on November 4, 2016

WOODWARD'S HUNT NAMED PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Marcellus Hunt from Woodward High School has been named the City League's Player of the Year, while his coach, Rob Garber, was named Coach of the Year. Click here for the full listing of those players named to the 2016 All-City Team: City League's All-City Football Team 

Posted on November 2, 2016

DURANT HONORS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

Dr. Romules Durant, CEO/Superintendent of Toledo Public Schools, has added a fun task to his duties each week: surprising the two TPS football players who have received the McDonald’s Players of the Week honors. Each player receives a TPS Proud sticker for his helmet and a TPS Proud t-shirt.

Congratulations to the following athletes (with the most recent honorees listed first):

Seventh Week

Offensive Player of the Week: The offensive line of Woodward High School (which consists of Daryl Houston, Antonio Adams, Dillon Johnson, Anthony Haynes, Sincere Barnett

Defensive Player of the Week: Damante Stewey of Rogers High School

Sixth Week

Offensive Player of the Week: Legend Tucker of Start High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Demorrus Bankston of Woodward High School 

Fifth Week

Offensive Player of the Week:Trey Mathena of Waite High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Jeff Hudson of Woodward High School

Fourth Week

Offensive Player of the Week: Bryce Mitchell of Bowsher High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Nate Ponce of Waite High School

Third Week

Offensive Player of the Week: Octavio Ortega of Waite High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Kejuan Jones of Rogers High School

Second Week

Offensive Player of the WeekRonnie Sanders of Waite High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Gnonn Caraway of Woodward High School

First Week

Offensive Player of the Week: Marcellus Hunt of Woodward High School

Defensive Player of the Week: Ke-Shawn Jones of Rogers High School

Two more players will be chosen after this weekend's games. 

Updated on October 14, 2016