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October 10, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Wednesday October 10th, 2018

Freshmen:  Continue to sell candles to relatives, friends, and teachers.  The next 3 students to turn in order forms will receive a goody bag of $5 worth of candy!  Our sale ends October 15th, so start bringing in those orders!

Model UN members, the next meeting will be Friday, October 19th right after school in Mrs. Lefevers room. Please check your school emails for a message from club president Jenny Lee and vice president Benjamin Farmer in regards to forms and deposits.  If you cannot attend this meeting please inform them as soon as possible.

Purdue University is offering a program called Seniors Exploring Engineering on Monday, October 15th.  The program is geared towards young women in their senior year who are trying to determine if engineering at Purdue University is a good fit for them.  If you want to register, sign up early at www.purdue.edu/WIEP

And now for the 600 hallway…

Birthdays for today:  Natilee Baker turns 18, Nathon Detherage turns 16, Caroline Johnston turns 18, and Katherine Johnston turns 18.  Also happy birthday to Mr. Hunsche.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

[Fist pumping] The Red Sox pulled it off last night against the Yankees to advance past the ALDS in 4 games. It was a pretty wild one last night with Boston able to pull out the 1 run win. So the League Championship series are set in the MLB Postseason. It’s the Brewers and LA Dodgers squaring off in the NLCS and the Red Sox and Astros in the ALCS. The begin Friday.

Well the boys soccer team has set a few records this year, and it was the girl’s turn last night. The Lady Braves beat Northwest at the field by a score of 4-1 to set their all-time program wins record at 11. They’re record improves to 11-3-1 on the season. They’ll play Ross at home on Thursday in their final regular season game. 

The Boys Soccer team also picked up a win over Northwest last night. Quinn Flaspohler scored 2 goals. Sam Robinson, Max Farrell, and Nathan Vidourek also found the net in the Braves’ 5-0 win. Talawanda’s record improves to 13-2 overall, and they remain undefeated in the SWOC with one conference game to go at Ross on Thursday.

The Volleyball team also collected a win last night over Northwest in straight sets. Their record improves to 7-13 overall and 5-6 in the conference. Their senior night is Thursday against Ross in the gym. 

Home games for today: Girls JV and Varsity Field Hockey take on Fairmont. JV at 5 and Varsity at 6:30.

And that’s our broadcast on this Wednesday. Seniors, remember today is FAFSA day until 7pm tonight in the Library. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great early day. 

October 9th, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Tuesday October 9th, 2018

Any students registered to take the PSAT tomorrow should have received a reminder in their first period today.  Please report to the auxiliary gym as soon as you are called down tomorrow morning.  Bring pencils and an approved calculator.  You will be allowed to have a snack during one of the breaks as well, so bring one!  See you bright and early!

Freshmen:  Continue to sell candles to relatives, friends, and teachers.  The next 3 students to turn in order forms will receive a goody bag of $5 worth of candy!  Our sale ends October 15th, so start bringing in those orders!

Best Buddies members:  we will meet right after school TODAY for our October chapter meeting.  Come for as long as you can.  We will have snacks, play a game, and talk about upcoming event!

Model UN members, the next meeting will be Friday, October 19th right after school in Mrs. Lefevers room. Please check your school emails for a message from club president Jenny Lee and vice president Benjamin Farmer in regards to forms and deposits.  If you cannot attend this meeting please inform them as soon as possible.

Purdue University is offering a program called Seniors Exploring Engineering on Monday, October 15th.  The program is geared towards young women in their senior year who are trying to determine if engineering at Purdue University is a good fit for them.  If you want to register, sign up early at www.purdue.edu/WIEP

Anyone interested in being part of the Chick-Fil-A leader academy please plan on attending the kick-off meeting Wednesday after-school in room 611.  Please see or email Mrs Gregory if you have any questions.

Any 9th-12th grade girl interested in playing softball this spring, there will be a 15 min meeting in the cafeteria today immediately after school.  If you cannot make it, please see Coach Davie in Guidance before Tuesday’s meeting.

Reminder that there will be Braves for the Cure shirts for $12, and bracelets for $1.  They will be for sale during lunches and in Mrs. Gregory’s room all week.  The pink out football game is on October 12th, so make sure to purchase your shirt to support the braves, and help raise money for the side out foundation, and Luna cares.

Birthdays for today:  Samariah Webb turns 15, Kevin Thomas turns 17, and Celeste Swango turns 19.

And now for a video on powderpuff and Patty G with sports.

October 8th, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Monday October 8th, 2018

Attention new NHS Members:  We will meet today at 2:30 in the upper Media Center.  See you there!

Thank you to all who made PRIDE Day a huge success.  Sophomores, your participation was outstanding.  If anyone left a sweatshirt or jacket in the auxiliary gym, see Mrs. Peter.

Purdue University is offering a program called Seniors Exploring Engineering on Monday, October 15th.  The program is geared towards young women in their senior year who are trying to determine if engineering at Purdue University is a good fit for them.  Students will explore their choice of two engineering disciplines, obtain knowledge regarding the first-year engineering program, admissions, student life, and engineering in the “real world.”  Campus tours are offered with an opportunity to meet with Purdue professors, current engineering students, and some awesome women alumni.  You should register early at www.purdue.edu/WIEP

Anyone interested in being part of the Chick-Fil-A leader academy please plan on attending the kick-off meeting Wednesday after-school in room 611.  Please see or email Mrs Gregory if you have any questions.

Any 9th-12th grade girl interested in playing softball this spring, there will be a 15 min meeting in the cafeteria immediately after school on Tuesday, October 9th.  If you cannot make it, please see Coach Davie in Guidance before Tuesday’s meeting.

Reminder that there will be Braves for the Cure shirts for $12, and bracelets for $1.  They will be for sale during lunches and in Mrs. Gregory’s room all week.  The pink out football game is on October 12th, so make sure to purchase your shirt to support the braves, and help raise money for the side out foundation, and Luna cares.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

Saturday the cross country team ran the hot and humid course at Fort St/ Clair State Park in Eaton.  The girls earned second place, with the top place earned by Maddy Iden, who ran a new personal record of 19:37.  Also running a PR was Alma Petersen.  The boys earned 5th place, with the top place earned by Kiefer Bell.  Also running a PR was Josh Curry.  This week the team will prepare for our SWOC meet, to be held here at home on Saturday, October 13th.  Please plan to come on Saturday morning and support the Braves.

The football team fell to Mt. Healthy on Friday by a score of 56-21.  Tyler Teeters went 15/34 with 185 passing yards and 1 touchdown. Terrell Wills rushed for 63 yards and Kyle Campbell had 119 rec yards.  The Braves fall to 2-5 overall, 0-3 in the SWOC — and their next matchup is with Edgewood at home for senior night this Friday.   

The boys soccer team fell 2-1 on their senior night Saturday afternoon to Kings. Their record falls to 12-2-0 overall. The Braves will finish out the regular season this week with road games on Tuesday and Thursday against Northwest and Ross. 

The pre-season swim and dive meeting will be this Tuesday, October 9th at 6:30 PM in the Performing Arts Center.  If you are interested in swimming or diving for the Braves this upcoming winter please come to this meeting to meet the coaches of the team, obtain practices and meet schedules, and learn what the expectations are to being a part of the team that has won 12 consecutive league championships.  If you cannot make it to this meeting please see Coach Pasquale in Rm 418 or send him an email at pasquales@talawanda.org.

Home games for today:  Volleyball hosts Winton Woods. Freshman at 4:30, JV at 5:45, and Varsity at 7. The game will be live streamed on Brave TV. Grady Holmes and I have the call at 7 on the Channel 85 YouTube. 

And that’s our broadcast on this Monday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great day. 

October 5, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Friday October 5th, 2018

Any 9th-12th grade girl interested in playing softball this spring, there will be a 15 min meeting in the cafeteria immediately after school on Tuesday, October 9th.  If you cannot make it, please see Coach Davie in Guidance before Tuesday’s meeting.

Reminder that there will be Braves for the Cure shirts for $12, and bracelets for $1.  They will be for sale during lunches and in Mrs. Gregory’s room all week.  The pink out football game is on October 12th, so make sure to purchase your shirt to support the braves, and help raise money for the side out foundation, and Luna cares.

Freshmen:  Don’t forget to sell candles to your family and friends!  If you sell 12 items, you get a free $20 candle!  The $10 gift card winner is already claimed, but the next 3 students to turn in seller packets will receive $5 worth of candy! Stay tuned for more prizes and keep selling! See Mrs. Sammons for questions

Best Buddies members:  Our October chapter meeting is this coming Tuesday, October 9 right after school in Mrs. Sammons’ room.  We will have snacks, play a game, and discuss upcoming events and tshirts. See you Tuesday!

And now for a car with a wig.

Birthdays for today: Autumn Wolf turns 18, Karly Broshear-Henley turns 17, James Beckett turns 16, Catherine Roberts turns 15, Julia Caudill turns 17, and Devon Hofer turns 16.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

Fan appreciation night last night at the field was a big success with the Braves boys soccer team pulling through on a 4-1 win over Edgewood. Sam Robinson, Tristan Fontaine, Jake Kelly, and Max Farrell put points on the board for Talawanda. Tom Winkler had 6 saves in the win. Their overall record is 12-1-0, and the champion Braves improve to 10-0-0 in the SWOC.

The girls volleyball team beat Edgewood on the road last night in 5 sets in a quality conference win. The Braves record overall improves to 6-12, they are now 4-6 in the conference. 

And the girls soccer team also gathered a win as well with their 1-nill victory on the road at Edgewood.  The Braves are now on a 4 game winning streak and are in 3rd place in the SWOC. Their conference record is 7-3-0.

The pre-season swim and dive meeting will be next Tuesday, Ovtober 9th at 6:30 PM in the Performing Arts Center.  If you are interested in swimming or diving for the Braves this upcoming winter pease come to this meeting to meet the coaches of the team, obtain practices and meet schedules, and learn what the expectations are to being a part of the team that has won 12 consecutive league championships.  If you cannot make it to this meeting please see Coach Pasquale in Rm 418 or send him an email at pasquales@talawanda.org.

There are no home games for today but our football team takes on Mt. Healthy tonight on the road. The Owls come in with a 3-3 record having won 3 of their past 4, including a 28-20 victory over Campbell County, KY last week at home.  Keep in mind kickoff tonight is at 7:30, not 7 — and the students section theme at Mt. Healthy is a Neon Out.

And that’s our broadcast on this Friday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great weekend. 

October 4, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Thusday October 4th, 2018

Any 9th-12th grade girl interested in playing softball this spring, there will be a 15 min meeting in the cafeteria immediately after school on Tuesday, October 9th.  If you cannot make it, please see Coach Davie in Guidance before Tuesday’s meeting.

Reminder that there will be Braves for the Cure shirts for $12, and bracelets for $1.  They will be for sale during lunches and in Mrs. Gregory’s room all week.  The pink out football game is on October 12th, so make sure to purchase your shirt to support the braves, and help raise money for the side out foundation, and Luna cares.

Attention all Talawanda Hockey Players.  There will be a brief meeting after school Friday in Mr. Tincher’s room 124.  The meeting will only take a few minutes.  If you are unable to make the meeting please see Coach Tincher ASAP.

Freshmen:  Don’t forget to sell candles to your family and friends!  If you sell 12 items, you get a free $20 candle!  The $10 gift card winner is already claimed, but the next 3 students to turn in seller packets will receive $5 worth of candy! Stay tuned for more prizes and keep selling! See Mrs. Sammons for questions!

Best Buddies members:  Our October chapter meeting is this coming Tuesday, October 9 right after school in Mrs. Sammons’ room.  We will have snacks, play a game, and discuss upcoming events and tshirts. See you Tuesday!

Talawanda Social Workers and Success Liaison are looking for volunteers to help organize the clothing closet at Marshall Elementary.  If you would like more information or are interested in this volunteer opportunity, please see Mrs. Workman or Mr. Davie in the guidance office.

Don’t just stuff your recently worn homecoming attire in your closet, never to be seen again!  Donate it!  Success Liaison Mrs. Workman and School Counselor Mrs. Peter are accepting donations of homecoming dresses, dress pants, dress shirts, ties, etc!

And now for “this is Patty G”

Birthdays for today: Austin Schomaker turns 17, John Nelson turns 15, and Jacob Mason turns 17.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

Three-peat complete! The boys soccer team has won back-to-back-to-back SWOC championships for the first time in team history after an 8-1 rout of Mt. Healthy on the road. Sam Robinson and Ethan Kent each had 2 goals in the game. Ben Marks allowed just 1 goal in net and had 2 saves. The Braves have allowed just 5 goals against in the past 4 games. So congratulations to the boys soccer team!

Also, congratulations to Austin Goerss for making it into a five-way playoff at sectionals, hoping to grab one of two remaining spots for the district tournament.  Though he didn’t nail down a spot this year, there are high hopes for his chances next season!  Here he is on the first playoff hole, with his teammates behind him all the way. 

Home games for today: Boys JV and Varsity Soccer take on Edgewood. JV at 5 and Varsity at 7. Tonight is fan appreciation night at the field, and all students get in free with their student ID. The student’s section theme for tonight is a black out as well, so hope to see a big crowd there. The game will be live streamed as well starting at 7 on the Brave TV YouTube Channel. 

And that’s our broadcast on this Thursday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great day. 

October 3rd, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Wednesday October 3rd, 2018

Yesterday, the Talawanda FFA Chapter competed in their first competitions of the year, and were very successful.  The Urban Land evaluation team finished 3rd in the contest of 13 teams. Joseph Copeland finished in 3rd, Matthew Butterfield 8th, Dakota Kiefer 10th, and Austin Lake in 11th out of 67 individuals, and will be our State Judgers.  Other judgers were Olivia Zaenkert in 19th, and Morgan Gillespie in 49th.  This will be the 9th year in a row that we qualified for State in Urban judging.  The Rural Land evaluation team finished in 4th place of 22 teams, with Dalton Schlichter 8th high individual, Austin Weekley 13th, Spencer Crauder 22nd, Kasey Condo 26th, Peyton Weekley 29th, and Hunter Brewer 39th.  All braves finished in the top 36% of the contest.  Good luck to these teams as they have now qualified for the state finals held next Saturday in Eastern Ohio. Go aggies!

Reminder that there will be Braves for the Cure shirts for $12, and bracelets for $1.  They will be for sale during lunches and in Mrs. Gregory’s room all week.  The pink out football game is on October 12th, so make sure to purchase your shirt to support the braves, and help raise money for the side out foundation, and Luna cares.

Attention all Talawanda Hockey Players.  There will be a brief meeting after school Friday in Mr. Tincher’s room 124.  The meeting will only take a few minutes.  If you are unable to make the meeting please see Coach Tincher ASAP.

Freshmen:  Don’t forget to sell candles to your family and friends!  If you sell 12 items, you get a free $20 candle!  The $10 gift card winner is already claimed, but the next 3 students to turn in seller packets will receive $5 worth of candy! Stay tuned for more prizes and keep selling! See Mrs. Sammons for questions!

Best Buddies members:  Our October chapter meeting is this coming Tuesday, October 9 right after school in Mrs. Sammons’ room.  We will have snacks, play a game, and discuss upcoming events and tshirts. See you Tuesday!

Talawanda Social Workers and Success Liaison are looking for volunteers to help organize the clothing closet at Marshall Elementary.  If you would like more information or are interested in this volunteer opportunity, please see Mrs. Workman or Mr. Davie in the guidance office.

Don’t just stuff your recently worn homecoming attire in your closet, never to be seen again!  Donate it!  Success Liaison Mrs. Workman and School Counselor Mrs. Peter are accepting donations of homecoming dresses, dress pants, dress shirts, ties, etc!

Attention Sophomores – PRIDE Day will be tomorrow for students A through J and Friday for students K through Z.  If you have any questions you can see Mrs. Peter in the Guidance office or Mr. Z in room 301.

And now for a revisit to old vines.

Birthdays for today: Andrew Miller turns 16, Spencer Crauder turns 17, Benjamin Fowler turns 17, Krista Snell turns 17, Davis Byrd turns 16,  and Deondre Bothast-Revalee turns 15. Also happy birthday to Mrs. Sammons!

And now for world news and another fake Patty G with sports.

The volleyball team gathered their first home conference win of the year last night with a straight set victory over Mt. Healthy.  Their overall record is now 5-12, and the Braves improve to 3-6 in the SWOC. Next up, they travel to Edgewood for a road match on Thursday. 

The girls soccer team beat Mt. Healthy last night by a score of 9-0 last night at the field in a big win — they are 9-3-1 overall and 6-3-0 in the SWOC.

The boys soccer team ’s game at Mt. Healthy was postponed until today, so they will take on the Owl’s on the road with the varsity kick at 7:30 tonight. 

There are no home games for today, good luck to the boys golf team who plays in sectionals today at Miami Whitewater. That’s where I’m going now.

And that’s our broadcast on this Wednesday. I wish I was Patrick Geshan, but unfortunately I’m not. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great day. 

October 2nd, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Tuesday October 2nd, 2018

Talawanda Social Workers and Success Liaison are looking for volunteers to help organize the clothing closet at Marshall Elementary.  If you would like more information or are interested in this volunteer opportunity, please see Mrs. Workman or Mr. Davie in the guidance office.

Don’t just stuff your recently worn homecoming attire in your closet, never to be seen again!  Donate it!  Success Liaison Mrs. Workman and School Counselor Mrs. Peter are accepting donations of homecoming dresses, dress pants, dress shirts, ties, etc!

Attention Sophomores – PRIDE Day is coming up next week on Thursday for students A through J and Friday for students K through Z.  If you have any questions you can see Mrs. Peter in the Guidance office or Mr. Z in room 301.

And now for an interview on Corazon.

Birthdays for today: Vivian Browning turns 15, and Shae Dillingham turns 15.

October 1, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Monday October 1st, 2018

Congratulations to the Talawanda Marching Band on an outstanding performance Saturday evening.  The band traveled to the Lebanon Marching Band Invitational and competed in class AAAA.  They won best percussion and placed second overall in their class.  Great Job Band!

Talawanda Social Workers and Success Liaison are looking for volunteers to help organize the clothing closet at Marshall Elementary.  If you would like more information or are interested in this volunteer opportunity, please see Mrs. Workman or Mr. Davie in the guidance office.

Don’t just stuff your recently worn homecoming attire in your closet, never to be seen again!  Donate it!  Success Liaison Mrs. Workman and School Counselor Mrs. Peter are accepting donations of homecoming dresses, dress pants, dress shirts, ties, etc!

Braves for the Cure shirts will be sold in room 611 or during lunch, the cost for the shirts is 12 dollars.  All profits are donated to the Side Out Foundation and Luna Cares.  THS Volleyball and FCCLA will be hosting the dig for the cure today against Badin. Please plan to attend!

Attention second-year members of NHS: we will meet in Ms. Alfonsi’s room after school on Tuesday, October 2 to finalize plans for our induction ceremony.

Attention Sophomores – PRIDE Day is coming up next week on Thursday for students A through J and Friday for students K through Z.  If you have any questions you can see Mrs. Peter in the Guidance office or Mr. Z in room 301.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

The comeback attempt for the Braves came up JUST short on Friday with a 43-35 loss to Harrison. The Braves trailed 43-7 at the beginning of the 4th quarter and scored 28 unanswered in the final frame.  Tyler Teeters went 11-20 passing for a season high 254 yards. Terrell Wills  rushed for 110, and Kyle Campbell had 101 rec yards.  The Braves defense had 4 sacks in the game. The Braves are now 2-4 overall, and 0-2 in the SWOC. The Braves will play at Mount Healthy on Friday. 

The cross country team raced this past Saturday at Kettering Fairmont.  Facing the toughest competition of the season, almost all athletes ran their best times.  The girls team placed 4th out of 16 teams.  Placing 6th overall was Maddy Iden.  Setting significant personal records for the season were:  Alyssa Chaney, Brooke Hubbard, Katie Keeler, Audrey Lorigan, Eva Motta, Alma Peterson, and Dominique Withrow-Ilbrahim.  They boys teams placed 12th out of 21 teams.  Placing 12th overall was David Kraushar.  Setting significant personal records for the boys were:  Kiefer Bell, Shae Dillingham, Jesse and John Faler, Ben Farmer, Logan Murray, Kye Tomoyasu, Greg Urayama, Owen West Poley, and Connor Woodin.  The next cross country meet will be Saturday, October 6th in Eaton.

The volleyball team fell to Eaton in straight sets on the road Saturday. Their record falls to 4-11 overall.  

Home games for today: Volleyball takes on Badin in the Gym for the Dig for the Cure game. Freshman at 4:30, JV at 5:45, and Varsity at 7. The Varsity game will be live streamed on Brave TV, Grady Holmes and I have the call at 7 on our YouTube channel.  Also want to pass good luck on to the girls tennis team who finishes their SWOC tournament tonight at 4 on the Miami Tennis courts next to Yager. 

And that’s our broadcast on this Monday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great day. 

September 28, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Friday September 28th, 2018

Braves for the Cure shirts will be sold in room 611 or during lunch, the cost for the shirts is 12 dollars.  All profits are donated to the Side Out Foundation and Luna Cares.  THS Volleyball and FCCLA will be hosting the dig for the cure on Monday against Badin. Please plan to attend!

Students taking the PSAT need to complete the pre-registration process this coming Monday, October 1st after school in the cafeteria.  Please bring a number 2 pencil.  This should take about 30 minutes.  Please see Mr. Phelps in room 517 if you have any questions!

Lost and found is overflowing with water bottles, lunch boxes and jackets.  If you are missing any of these items come to the main office.  They will be taken to Oxford Resource Center on Monday if not claimed.

Attention second-year members of NHS: we will meet in Ms. Alfonsi’s room after school on Tuesday, October 2 to finalize plans for our induction ceremony.

Attention Sophomores – PRIDE Day is coming up next week on Thursday for students A through J and Friday for students K through Z.  If you have any questions you can see Mrs. Peter in the Guidance office or Mr. Z in room 301.

For seniors who want to improve your ACT score, today is the deadline to register for the October ACT.

Attention writers, artists, and photographers:  Setting Stone is looking for your original works!  Please send them to settingstone@talawanda.org, and check out our website at settingstone.org.

And now for our new teachers.

Birthdays for today:  Jaime Newcomb turns 18, Samuel Morrish turns 18, and Zoe Moore turns 17.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

The boys soccer team beat Harrison by a score of 6-0 last night at home to bump their league record to 8-0. Max Farrell, Jake Kelly, and Sam Robinson all scored the goals for Talawanda.  It was the defense’s 8th shutout of the year. The Braves will play next on Tuesday at Mt. Healthy. 

And the girls soccer team also picked up a dub against Harrison last night. It was a 5-3 win for the Braves on the road improving their SWOC record to  5-3. 

The Girls Volleyball team fell to Harrison last night in straight sets on the road.  Their record falls to 4-10, 2-6 in the SWOC.

And the girls tennis SWOC tournament had to be postponed yesterday during the rain. The tournament resumes at 4pm on Monday at the miami Tennis Complex.

The JV boys golf team took the road on Thursday for their final match of the season.  Although the rain held off, it was breezy and chilly, and the perfect opportunity to try out the new team jackets that the guys earned through fundraisers!  The Braves topped off their season by defeating Eaton,181 to 231, giving them an overall record of 15 & 1.

It is a Friday and so just 1 home game to tell you about today: The Football team will take on Harrison tonight at the Field. The Wildcats have struggled as of late , but  are coming off a 42-35 win over Edgewood last week. They are 2-3 on the season. Kickoff is tonight at the field at 7. It will be a Jersey Out. Just don’t wear green. 

And that’s our broadcast on this Friday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and have a great weekend. 

September 27, 2018

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Good morning, Talawanda! Today is Thursday September 27th, 2018

Students taking the PSAT need to complete the pre-registration process this coming Monday, October 1st after school in the cafeteria.  Please bring a number 2 pencil.  This should take about 30 minutes.  Please see Mr. Phelps in room 517 if you have any questions!

Art club is welcoming all students who like to paint, draw, write, or create in general, regardless of skill level, to room 603 right after school on thursdays.  Hope to see you there!  All questions can be directed to Mr. Hunsche or senior Haden Bittinger.

Lost and found is overflowing with water bottles, lunch boxes and jackets.  If you are missing any of these items come to the main office.  They will be taken to Oxford Resource Center on Monday if not claimed.

Attention second-year members of NHS: we will meet in Ms. Alfonsi’s room after school on Tuesday, October 2 to finalize plans for our induction ceremony.

Attention Sophomores – PRIDE Day is coming up next week on Thursday for students A through J and Friday for students K through Z.  This all-day, annual event is an important part of becoming a respectful and responsible Talawanda student.  This can be a life-changing event, so be prepared with an open mind.  If you have any questions you can see Mrs. Peter in the Guidance office or Mr. Z in room 301.

For seniors who want to improve your ACT score, Friday is the deadline to register for the October ACT.

Attention writers, artists, and photographers:  Setting Stone is looking for your original works!  Please send them to settingstone@talawanda.org, and check out our website at settingstone.org!

And now for an AFS Interview.

Birthdays for today:  Abigail Johnson turns 17, Mason Hansford turns 17, and Danielle Dysert turns 15.  Also happy birthday to Mrs. Peter.

And now for world news and Patty G with sports.

The girls golf team played in their SWOC tournament yesterday at Miami Whitewater. Their team score of 455 earned a second place conference finish behind Harrison.   Jada Tegge placed 6th in the tournament with an 18-hole score of 105.  Sophia Moore shot a 114, Hannah Heitger shot a 115, Alysse Aylor a 121,    Grace Clausen a 127, and Gabby Clausen a 129.  It is improvement  from the Brave’s 5th place conference finish last year — and second is pretty good for just their second year as a team. 

The JV boys golf team is still rolling along in high gear, defeating Badin 203-213 on Wednesday at Hueston Woods.  This brings their record to 14 & 1 (finishing undefeated in the conference).  Their final match of the season will be on Thursday, at Eaton.  On a fun note, the three varsity seniors took on three varsity underclassmen in a match play scramble on Wednesday afternoon.  Golf program alumni Charlie Winkler and Vincent Whitehead caddied for the seniors, but even so, the underclassmen won by a hole. The evening ending with a celebration of  seniors,  so congrats to Trey Hubbard, myself, and Nick Vandenberg!

And in other results last night, the Varsity Field Hockey team fell to Oakwood by a score of 7-1. 

Good luck to the Girls Tennis team who plays in THEIR SWOC tournament today on the Miami Tennis Courts. Home games for today:  Boys JV and Varsity Soccer take on Harrison, JV at 5 and Varsity 7.  

And that’s our broadcast on this Thursday. I’m Patrick Geshan. Thank you so much for watching — and we’ll see you tomorrow.