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High school was never like this for Eastwood grad Jon Juergens.

Back then, the 6-foot-6 Juergens could mostly roam the perimeter and let 6-8 teammate Clay Rolf take care of things in the paint. Not so anymore.

Juergens, a senior at Otterbein University in Westerville, was the tallest player on the Cardinals’ roster. Second-year coach Todd Adrian, out of necessity, asked Juergens to play the post position.

Juergens didn’t even play for Otterbein as a freshman and sophomore. He went to school there to study business administration, not to play basketball, although he did play intramural ball his first two years.

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Shelby Antonacci to play soccer at Owens College

Shelby Antonacci, a former high school star at Lake High School, is transferring to Owens Community College to play soccer after a year on the NCAA Division I University of Toledo women's soccer team.

Antonacci, who was UT's third leading goal scorer as a freshman, had 77 goals and 48 assists in her four-year career at Lake. She holds several goals scored, assist and points record there.

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Clay hockey joins wrestlers, gymnasts as champions

Good things are likely in store the next two years for the Clay hockey team.

When this year’s Clay winter sports banquet is held, the hockey team will celebrate a championship alongside the wrestling team and gymnastics team, which was meet dominant but just missed league and district championships by a fraction of a point.

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