Sports Briefs (MOE NEWS)
New Moeller Sports App
Stay up to date with all the action for Moeller Athletics….New price of $.99 for the 2014-2015 Season.
Rosters/Schedules and Scores/Directions/Twitter/News and be able to connect right to the Athletic website.
Moeller High School Mobile Sports App for the 2014-2015 season $.99 for the App Store and Google Play versions. App Store https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/moeller-high-school-sports/id679372147?ls=1&mt=8 Google Play https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.prepconnectmobile.moeller
Moeller Fan Gear
Moeller Fan Gear: Support your Crusaders……you can now order cloth items to support your favorite team.
Please go to LetsGoBigMoe.com
Click on SHOP
Click on BSN Team Gear
Enter Access Code: crusad2F7
You can order by item and sport.
This site will be open 8/21/2014 thru 9/4/2014
Items should be delivered to Moeller by 10/1/2014.
Rugby Informational Meeting:
There is a parent informational meeting on Thursday, August 28th at 7PM. Anyone interested in playing rugby this spring is encouraged to attend.
Football Season packages will be on sale thru 2PM, Friday, August 29th. The “Away” games are also included in the Football Season Package. The season package includes 9 of the 10 varsity games. The only game not included is the Louisville St. Xavier game. You can only purchase tickets for this game at Louisville St. Xavier. This is a great opportunity to purchase all of the GCL South games, St. Xavier at St. Xavier and LaSalle at LaSalle, along with tickets for when we battle against St. Ignatius (Game will be played at Dublin Coffman, Columbus) and avoid standing in-line. Please note the Friday night Varsity games will begin at 7PM. This is ½ hour earlier than years past. The season package: Cost is $90 for 9 games (This includes your ticket for the Skyline Crosstown Showdown). There will not be assigned seating for football. Only complete sets of season tickets will be sold….single game seats will only be sold the week of that game. The Cross Town Showdown will be played this year at Crew Stadium, Columbus, OH – 7:30PM will be playing Pickerington North. Pre-sale for individual tickets are $10 each. All gate tickets are $15 each. Football Managers:
The football team needs 2 additional mangers to join their staff. If interested – please see Whitey Campbell.
The Crusader Cross Country Team opened the season under the “Friday Night Lights” on August22nd, 2014 hosting the Moeller “Primetime” Invitational at the Kings Island Golf Center’s Bruin Coursein Mason, Ohio, finishing runner-up (out of 9 D-1 teams) in the divisional scoring behind two-timedefending State Champion St. Xavier. It was a very good start to this year’s season.
This year’s top finisher for Moeller was Senior Mitch Poch with a 7th place finish in 16:57 (out of 78D-1 runners, 149 overall). Also finishing in the top ten were Junior Matt DeWine (9th) and SeniorNicholas Mendel (10th). Rounding out the varsity squad were Sophomore Steven Johnston, JuniorDoug Girard, Junior Jacob Weisgerber, Sophomore Ned Hope, Freshman Ben Bowers, SophomoreDan Hansen, and Senior Connor Peed.
The JV/Open squad also finished runner-up to St. Xavier in their race of 7 divisional teams. Moeller’stop finisher in that race was Senior Eddy Pappalardo with an 11th place finish in 19:01 (out of 178 D-1runners, 205 overall). Also scoring for the JV/Open squad were Junior Jake Tomley, Senior Josh Jones, Sophomore Kevin Luers, and Sophomore Nic Junker.
Complete meet results can be found here. Also check out the article on Cincinnati.com (Enquirer) found here about our meet.
For the upcoming meet, the team travels to Greenville, Ohio on August 30th, 2014, to run the Treaty City Invitational.
Thanks to all who came out to support the Crusader runners for this outstanding primetime event! With a special “shout-out” to the Crusader Hockey Team and Coach Reeder for once again bringing their team to support our program. Now in its fourth year, this event has become a premier cross country meet in Cincinnati, and we continue to appreciate everyone’s support of Moeller Cross Country.
Congratulations to the Crusaders for winning their own Invitational on Saturday. The Crusaders, proving to be poor hosts, topped a field filled with many of the top teams in Ohio, including three-time defending state champion, Dublin Jerome. In an exciting finish, the Crusaders defeated the St. X Bombers on the last hole by one shot. Nick Gruber finished tied for second with an outstanding even par 72. Jake Fox had a solid 75 to contribute to the victory. Nick Benza with an 81 and Tait Cunningham with an 82 led the Gold team. Results: Moeller 302 (1/18)
Nick Gruber 72
Jake Fox 75
Ben Satter 77
Quinn Sullivan 78
Michael O'Brien 81
Aidan Brown 89Moeller Gold 335
Nick Benza 81
Tait Cunningham 82
Adam Garbacik 86
Chris Glaser 87
Alex Gruber 87
Tanner Marklay 90