There is an idea that has been floating around the last few years about how the NCAA should allow college athletes to be paid to play. I do not believe that any school or the NCAA should pay players to play. I do believe they should be allowed to make money on their name and likeness.
Wapakoneta's Adam Scott capped a perfect night from the floor as he hit a 3-pointer as time ran out to lift the Redskins to a thrilling 53-50 over visiting Lima Perry in non-league boys baseball action Wednesday.
Wapakoneta's Kyle Huffman drained two free throws with 1.5 seconds left in the game and put a lid on a furious second-half comeback by Lima Central Catholic as the Redskins pulled out a 56-51 win Thursday in non-league boys basketball action.
Wapakoneta went ice cold in a Monday make-up game against host Minster Monday as the Redskins were just 4-for-28 from behind the arc in a 44-38 loss to the Wildcats in boys non-league basketball action.
Wapakoneta Redskins varsity girls basketball coach Rusty Allen challenged junior post player Sarah Pothast to make her presence felt in the paint.
He also challenged his team to make their presence felt on the boards, especially on the offensive glass.
Despite a huge comeback in the fourth quarter by the Botkins Trojans boys’ team, it didn’t prove to be quite enough as they fell to the Allen East Mustangs, 71-63, Monday night in varsity non-conference action.