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The East Toledo Wrestling Club and several coaches traveled to Tulsa, Oklahoma to participate in what Coach Hector Ramirez called “one of the toughest national tournaments in the nation.”

Nine ETWC wrestlers participated in the Cliff Keen Wrestling Classic at the Spirit Civic Center on November 14-15, and placed seven.

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22-of-25 first team choices either Comets or Eagles

Of 25 selections on both sides of the football that were selected All-Suburban Lakes League first team, 22 are either Genoa or Eastwood players.

Genoa senior running back Blair Skilliter has been named Player of the Year, and he is joined on the first team backfield by junior backfield teammate Greg Hillabrand and Eastwood junior Cody Seifert. Elmwood junior Reid Rothenbuhler is the first team quarterback.

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When you see 11 Genoa defensive players fly to the football on every play, that is no coincidence.

Defensive coordinator Tim Spiess' philosophy is to get the team's fastest players on the defensive side of the balll.

"One thing we do really well is get to the football," said Spiess, whose unit has allowed just 7.9 points a game through 13 games. "We practice it every day. We have two whistles - one to stop the play and the second one is three seconds later. We expect all 11 defenders to be at the pile within three seconds."

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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