Brock Owens

COLUMN: NFL scoring trending up again

Why are point totals climbing? No preseason, injuries, or something else?

Points are way up in the National Football League so far this season, and some may be an effect from limited camp and no preseason. The likes of Nick Bosa, Malik Hooker, Von Miller, Leighton Vander Esch and Vita Vea, among others being on injured reserve also do not help. Yet, with the average points … Continue reading

Greene County Football Recap: McGuffey at Waynesburg Central

Highlanders roll through Raiders, stay unbeaten in Century conference.

On Friday, Oct. 9, the McGuffey Highlanders traveled to Waynesburg Central to take on the Raiders. After McGuffey won the coin toss and deferred, the Highlanders didn’t look back, winning 54-8. Waynesburg Central got the ball to start the game, and McGuffey’s defense quickly forced a punt giving the Highlander offense its first opportunity of … Continue reading

Greene County Football Game of the Week Recap: Mapletown @ West Greene

Tri-County South Conference Champs pick up right where they left off

A blowout. Pure Domination. Whatever you want to call it, West Greene was in full control from the start against Mapletown on Friday. West Greene got the ball on the opening kickoff and powered down the field.  Led by a Colin Brady 27-yard run, and a 24-yard run by Corey Wise, the Pioneers set themselves … Continue reading

Preview: Home-court, strong finish the stories leading into Saturday’s regular-season finale

Jackets host Bethany with a home game Monday night at stake

This Saturday, the women’s basketball team will be taking on the Bethany Bison in its final game of the season, with a strong possibility of hosting them again in the playoffs. Both teams come into this game with a 6-18 overall record and a 5-10 conference record, and when they played earlier this season, they … Continue reading