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Posts tagged "Maplewood basketball"
Posted: November 26th, 2013

Maplewood Tigers
2012-13 overall record: 6-16
2012-13 region record: 3-9 (sixth)
2012-13 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.

Note: A preview was not submitted by the head coach. Once a preview is submitted, this post will be updated.

6 Rocky Grove tournament
7 Rocky Grove tournament
11 at Iroquois 7:30
14 Titusville 7:30
18 Youngsville* 7:30
20 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
23 Hickory 5:30
26 Conneaut tournament
28 Conneaut tournament
2 at Cochranton* 7:30
3 Rocky Grove 7:30
10 Saegertown* 7:30
11 Jamestown 2:30
14 at Conneaut* 7:30
17 Eisenhower* 7:30
22 at Commodore Perry 7:30
24 at Youngsville* 7:30
28 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
31 Cochranton* 7:30
4 at Saegertown* 7:30
11 Conneaut* 7:30
14 at Eisenhower* 7:30
*Region 3 games

2012-13 overall record: 5-17
2012-13 region record: 2-10 (sixth)
2012-13 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.

Note: A preview was not submitted by the head coach. Once a preview is submitted, this post will be updated.

6 Fort LeBoeuf tournament
7 Fort LeBoeuf tournament
10 Commodore Perry 7:30
11 Youngsville* 7:30
14 Titusville 3
17 at Jamestown 7:30
19 Saegertown* 7:30
6 Cochranton* 7:30
10 at Union City 7:30
13 Conneaut* 7:30
16 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
18 at Eisenhower* 2:30
20 Lakeview 7:30
21 at Youngsville* 7:30
25 Northwestern 2:30
27 at Saegertown* 7:30
29 at Iroquois 7:30
1 at Cochranton* 3
6 at Conneaut* 7:30
10 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
13 Eisenhower* 7:30
15 at Sharpsville 2:30
*Region 3 games

–Tom Reisenweber

Posted: November 13th, 2012

Maplewood Tigers
Coach (season, record): Jeremy Peterson (3rd season, 12-32)
2011-12 overall record: 7-15
2011-12 region record (place): 4-4 (third)
2011-12 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.
Top players lost: Michael Davis, Camron Kramer
Top returning players: Justin Dahl, Logan Battin, Josh Lake
Assistant coach: Dave Gjovik
Outlook: Maplewood has steadily improved under third-year coach Jeremy Peterson and will look to reach the .500 mark this year. The Tigers won five games in Peterson’s first year and seven last winter. Maplewood will have to replace all-region second-team selections Michael Davis and Camron Kramer. The two leave big holes in the starting lineup and their production needs to be replaced. Senior guards Justin Dahl and Josh Lake are back along with senior forward Logan Battin. Dahl and Battin started last year while all three seniors will see a lot of minutes this winter. Alex Bakus and Miller Peters could be big-time contributors as well. The Tigers have plenty of speed this year but experience could be a tough obstacle to overcome. As the season goes on, if Maplewood can overcome the experience and youth factors, the Tigers could surprise a few teams along the way.

7-8 Rocky Grove tournament
11 Union City 7:30
12 Iroquois 7:30
15 at Titusville 7:30
18 at Youngsville* 7:30
21 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
27-29 Conneaut tournament
3 Cochranton* 7:30
4 Rocky Grove 7:30
5 at Saegertown* 7:30
7 at Jamestown 7:30
15 Conneaut* 7:30
18 at Eisenhower* 7:30
21 Commodore Perry 7:30
25 Youngsville* 7:30
29 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
1 at Cochranton* 7:30
4 Saegertown* 7:30
12 at Conneaut* 7:30
15 Eisenhower* 7:30
*Region 3 games

Coach (season, record): Ben Mangus (3rd season, 9-35)
2011-12 overall record: 3-19
2011-12 region record (place): 3-11 (seventh)
2011-12 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.
Top players lost: Mary Fultz, Ashley Myers
Top returning players: Emily Merritt, Ashley Miller, Elizabeth Miller, Madalyn Nicols, Taylor Smith
Assistant coaches: Kevin Turner, Kelly Onderko
Outlook: Maplewood is looking to remain as healthy as it can this year. The Tigers aren’t off to a good start as returning player Ashley Myers is out for the year with an injury. The Tigers also lost Mary Fultz to graduation and will need to replace both players in camp. Senior point guard Emily Merritt is back along with returning starters Ashley Miller and Elizabeth Miller. Both are senior forwards back for one final season, while senior Taylor Smith and sophomore Madalyn Nichols return as well. An indirect advantage coming from injuries last year is the experience more players gained. Maplewood had 11 players letter and will have depth this year as a result. Seniors Kendra Turner, Kaylee Krepps and Molly Bernoski could contribute along with sophomore Brooke Battin. Maplewood has shifted to a competitive region and confidence could be the Tigers’ biggest issue. After so many injuries last year, staying healthy and competing each night will be the keys to Maplewood’s success.

7-8 Fort LeBoeuf tournament
10 at Commodore Perry 7:30
13 at Youngsville* 7:30
15 at Titusville 3
17 Jamestown 7:30
20 at Saegertown* 7:30
4 at Northwestern 7:30
7 at Cochranton* 7:30
11 Union City 7:30
14 Conneaut* 7:30
17 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
19 Eisenhower* 7:30
21 at Lakeview 7:30
22 Youngsville* 7:30
26 Commodore Perry 7:30
28 Saegertown* 7:30
30 Iroquois 7:30
2 Cochranton* 7:30
8 at Conneaut* 7:30
11 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
14 at Eisenhower* 7:30
*Region 3 games

Wednesday: McDowell

–Tom Reisenweber

Posted: November 21st, 2011

Maplewood Tigers
Coach (season, record): Jeremy Peterson (2nd season, 5-17)
2010-11 overall record: 5-17
2010-11 region record (place): 3-5 (fourth)
2010-11 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.
Top players lost: Jacob Snyder, Daishawn Mewborn, Jacob Potts
Top returning players: Michael Davis, Camron Kramer
Assistant coaches: Dave Gjovik, Jason Ruggeiro, Harry Zurasky
Outlook: Maplewood should be strong at the guard position this year. The Tigers will have to rely on their guards for most of the winter after losing size in Jacob Snyder and Jacob Potts to graduation. Daishawn Mewborn also graduated, leaving some big shoes to fill for second-year coach Jeremy Peterson. Senior Michael Davis is back after averaging 8 points per game, while classmate Camron Kramer also returns after scoring 6 points per game last year. The Tigers play in a tough region and rebuilding won’t be easy this winter. Maplewood will have to rely on ball control and speed to stay in games this year and try to develop some forwards during camp.

9-10 Rocky Grove tournament
12 at Conneaut Lake 7:30
17 at Titusville 2:30
20 Cochranton 7:30
28-30 Linesville tournament
3 at Eisenhower 7:30
5 at North East 7:30
6 Linesville 7:30
10 at Conneaut Valley 7:30
13 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
17 Youngsville* 7:30
21 Sharpsville 2:30
24 Union City* 7:30
27 at Saegertown* 7:30
31 Northwestern 7:30
3 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
7 at Youngsville* 7:30
11 at Mercer 7:30
14 at Union City* 7:30
17 Saegertown* 7:30

Coach (season, record): Ben Mangus (2nd season, 6-16)
2010-11 overall record: 6-16
2010-11 region record (place): 4-10 (sixth)
2010-11 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AA playoffs.
Top players lost: Emily Ray, Emily Plyler, Kaitlynn Howard, Jill Nicols
Top returning players: Mary Fultz, Emily Merritt, Ashley Myers, Ashley Miller
Assistant coaches: Kevin Turner, Matt Mangus, Ashley Balas
Outlook: Maplewood might go through some growing pains this year with the graduation of several key players. Emily Ray, Emily Plyler, Kaitlynn Howard and Jill Nicols have graduated, leaving some big holes for the Tigers. Emily Merritt is the only returning starter from last year, while Mary Fultz, Ashley Myers and Ashley Miller are returning lettermen. Maplewood is young and inexperienced but the Tigers have more athletic talent this season than they’ve had recently. Elizabeth Miller, Kendra Turner, Taylor Smith and Kaylee Krepps could take the next step this season and have an impact at the varsity level. With powerhouses like Villa Maria and Girard in their region, the Tigers shouldn’t be concerned about their record this season but more focused on developing the younger players and preparing for the future.

9 at Sharpsville 7:30
15 Cambridge Springs* 7:30
21 at Northwestern* 7:30
23 Union City* 7:30
27-28 Saegertown tournament
3 West Middlesex 7:30
5 at Seneca* 7:30
9 Iroquois* 7:30
12 at Girard* 7:30
14 Titusville 2:30
19 Villa Maria* 7:30
19 at Cochranton 7:30
23 at Cambridge Springs* 7:30
26 at Villa Maria* 7:30
30 at Conneaut Valley 7:30
2 Northwestern* 7:30
6 at Union City* 7:30
9 Seneca* 7:30
13 at Iroquois* 7:30
14 Saegertown 7:30
16 Girard* 7:30

– Tom Reisenweber

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