Two Wapakoneta football players earned the Player of the Year for their respective positions and eight Redskins grabbed first team all-Western Buckeye League honors for their play on the gridiron during the 2016 high school football season.
After turning the ball over only five times all season, Wapakoneta turned it over five times against Trotwood Madison Saturday as the Redskins fell, 41-7, to the Rams in the OHSAA Div. III, Region 12 football playoff quarterfinals at Harmon Field.
The Botkins Trojans boys soccer side advanced to the OHSAA Division III Southwest 2 district semifinals with a 4-2 defeat of the West Liberty-Salem Tigers Saturday afternoon following a penalty kick shootout.
The Wapakoneta Redskins played without a senior player who earned Western Buckeye League soccer honors annually.
The Shawnee Indians played this game with a senior player who did not appear in their first match, in which the Redskins triumphed, 1-0, in the fourth game of the season.