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Mansfield Senior Alum Takes Columbus State To National Tournament

12 Mar , 2018  

A last-second shot by former Mansfield Senior High Tyger Mario Young some days ago has propelled the Columbus State Community College Cougars to their first-ever appearance in the National Junior College Athletic Association Div. III national basketball tournament. That tournament experience begins this week. More…

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From London Theatre Stage To Mansfield Senior Classroom

4 Oct , 2017  

Javar Parker remembers the exact moment that the theatrical bug bit him. It was 2000. He was a freshman in the old Mansfield Senior High School.

“I sang in choirs and always enjoyed music, but I didn’t know anything about theater,” he recalled. “Brian Nabors, then the music director at Senior High, talked me into trying out for the musical Schoolhouse Rock. From the moment that I touched the stage I knew this was what I wanted to do.” More…

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Two Lexington Alums Help Lead OU To Excellent Finish

17 Sep , 2017  

Two Lexington High School graduates are continuing to lead the Ohio University women’s cross country team to an excellent season. Yesterday, they both finished in the top 15 in the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational, where to Bobcats placed second in the team standings. More…

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Senior Alum Wins First Team All Ohio Athletic Conference Honors

23 Nov , 2016  

When the All-Ohio Athletic Conference teams were announced on Monday morning, a Mansfield Senior grad was among the seven all-conference players from Marietta College.

Pioneer Defensive Back Jakkar Bishop was of three named to the first team. More…

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Senior Alum Contributes To Marietta Win

17 Oct , 2016  

A graduate of Mansfield Senior High School is a key part of the Marietta Pioneers football squad this season, and this past Saturday, helped the team in a lopsided 66-23 victory over Wilmington College.

Jakkar Bishop, a sophomore at Marietta, set the tone for the win with an opening, 33 yard kickoff return giving the Pioneers excellent field position.

So far this season, he has had four returns totaling 91 yards. More…

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