Monday, October 19, 2020

The girls cross country team was edged out by Crestview 39-36 in the NWC Championship race on Saturday.
Erin Downing was 3rd earning 1st team honors
Ellie Keehn was 9th earning 2nd team honors.
Emily Schumacher was 11th
Sabrina Henige was 12th
Zoe Stechschulte was 13th
Jade Siefker was 14th
Abby Stechschulte was 15th
Hannah Morman was 17th
The team starts post season action this Saturday at home with the District meet; race time is 1pm.


The boys' cross country team won its third straight NWC championship on Saturday in convincing fashion, outdistancing Lincolnview by a score of 29-58.
Caleb Stechschulte led the way, setting a new PR of 16:33, after turning on the afterburners once he hit the track and winning his second consecutive NWC race. Caleb was voted NWC runner of the year for a second straight year as well. Trent Koch was not far behind Caleb, finishing second and setting a PR of 16:42 on Grove's course.
Carson Closson also earned 1st team All-NWC by finishing 4th in 17:02. Roy Langhals earned second team by finishing 9th in 17:32 while Derek Birkemeier rounded out the scoring finishing 13th in 17:50.
Logan Mershman, Tayden Pingle, Evan Pitts, and Luke Ellerbrock were also in the top 20 in the 85 runner race.
PR's were the order of the day as the following runners set a PR in their last race of the season:
Evan Pitts 18:02
Anden Blankemeyer 18:22
Max Eversole 19:00 Who runs a 19 flat????
Luke Bryan 19:08
Logan "John Deere" Stechschulte 19:31
Nate Kamphaus 20:00 Who runs a 20 flat????
Great job, men!!

The boys will begin the postseason this Saturday on Grove's course in the District race starting at 11:00.


This weekend the JH cross country team competed at home in the NWC Meet
Both the boys and girls teams finished in 2nd place
Top five girls were Lauryn Auchmuty 3rd, Sarah Kamphaus 5th, Grace Morman 11th, Lauren Martz 13rd, and Jade Roeder 14th.
Top five boys were:
Bryce Bonifas 3rd, Boat Thompson 5th, Levi Bryan 9th, Braylon Best 14th and Braxton Ricker 18th.


There will be a high school student council meeting today during activity period in the commons for Red students and tomorrow for Gray students.

A rep from Tiffin University will be here in-person today in the library at 12:45. The following students have signed up to attend: Josh Buescher, Kenzie King, and Jon Banal. Students working from home can log in through the Zoom link that has been shared in Schoology.

Friday, October 16, 2020


The 2020 yearbooks are still being passed out in the health room during activity period. Please stop by today and get your copy. Extra copies are for sale for the cost of $40.00. Please bring a check or cash to Mr. Mayberry. Would the following students report to the health room during activity period today, Marissa Ball, Jon Banal, Ashton Bermudez, Anden Blankemeyer, Clay Bonnell, Nathan Cartwright, Reagan Clymer, Max Eversole, Brynn Fortman, Ethan Halker and Dylan Halker.




Happy birthday on Saturday to Carlie Aguirre, Jon Banal, Morgan Grohoske, and Keegan Bame. Please stop in the guidance office for a birthday treat.



Grades 7-12 will be having a schoolwide costume contest the last week of October. Please begin planning and preparing your costumes. Costumes will be judged on 6 categories: Most Original, Funniest, Best Duo, Best Group (6 person limit), Best DIY Costume and The "What are you?". Spirit points will be awarded to the costume winner's grade level. Costumes must be school appropriate and students must be able to wear their masks.

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Yearbook pick up is still going on in the health room. If you ordered a book last spring, please stop by and collect it. If you would like to purchase a book, please bring $40.00 to Mr. Mayberry. Would the following students please see Mr. Mayberry in the health room today during activity period: Ethan Reed, Jacksen Schroeder, Landen Schroeder, Micaela Sproul, Hunter Sudlow, Colton Sumney, Ethan Williams, Nick Wolverton and Jaelyn Zarze

 

Attention Junior High:
There will be a Junior High Student Council Meeting for Gray Group today during Activity Period in Mrs. Hermiller's room.



Happy birthday to Trevan Halker, Devin Geckle, and Jacob Williams. Please stop in the guidance office for a birthday treat.



The Bluffton University rep will be here today for an in person meeting at 1:30 in the library. The following students have signed up to attend- JUNIORS: Cody Maag, Noah Macke, Landon Myers, Morgan Page, Cody Ricker, and Shay Schroeder. SENIOR: Blake Reynolds . If you have changed your mind about attending this visit, please email Mrs. Losh after announcements. Students working from home can log in through the Zoom link that has been shared in Schoology.



Grades 7-12 will be having a schoolwide costume contest the last week of October. Please begin planning and preparing your costumes. Costumes will be judged on 6 categories: Most Original, Funniest, Best Duo, Best Group (6 person limit), Best DIY Costume and The "What are you?". Spirit points will be awarded to the costume winner's grade level. Costumes must be school appropriate and students must be able to wear your mask.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

The 2020 CGHS yearbooks have finally arrived! If you, or a sibling who graduated last year, purchased a yearbook, they can be picked up in the health room from Mr. Mayberry during activity period. If you would like to purchase a yearbook, there are limited quantities available and the cost is $40.00. Please make checks out to CG Yearbook.

 

Attention Junior High:
There will be a Junior High Student Council Meeting for the Red Group today and the Gray Group tomorrow during Activity Period in Mrs. Hermiller's room.



The fall spirit t-shirt order forms and money are due to Mrs. Birnesser by the end of the day today. Please see Mrs. Birnesser if you have any questions.



Due to the football team playing their first playoff game this weekend and all the other fall sports wrapping up their regular season and starting their tournament run, we will have a "Bulldog Spirit Day" this week on both Thursday and Friday, so wear your Bulldog gear this week in support of all our fall sports teams.



A rep from the University of Findlay will be in-person today at 11:20 in the library. The following students have signed up to attend: JUNIORS: Faith Anderson, Christian Auchmuty, Brayden Bellman, Emma Brown, Cameron Charlton, Carson Closson, Landyn Dotson, Tonna Gossard, Koryn Halker, Matt Johnson, Neil Kettels, Kenzie King, and Melana Lohmann. SENIORS: Tayt Birnesser, Morgan Deffenbaugh, Kennedy Flores, Chad Gossard-Miller, Zeke Halker, and Aneesa Langhals

A rep from Ashland University will meet with students through Zoom today at 1:25 in the library. The following students have signed up to attend: Faith Anderson and Kennedy Flores.

If you signed up for a college rep visit and no longer plan to attend, please email Mrs. Losh after the announcements to be taken off the list.

The FAFSA meeting tonight at 7:00PM will be held virtually through Zoom. A video detailing the FAFSA was shared with all seniors on Friday, October 2nd in Senior Guidance Schoology . Melanie Weaver, a Financial Aid rep. from ONU will be available tonight through Zoom to answer any questions concerning filing the FAFSA.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

The JV and Varsity Volleyball Teams faced the Wildcats of Kalida at home last night.
The JV team won in straight sets raising their record to 13 and 7.
The Varsity Team fought an epic overtime battle winning the first and fourth sets, and taking 3 of 4 points at the end to win 17-15. The huge win brings their record to 11 and 9 and evens their record in the PCL to 3 and 3.
Both teams travel to NWC rival Allen East tonight to face the Mustangs in the last league game of the season.

 

Any 7th or 8th grade boy interested in playing basketball needs to meet in the commons today during activity period today.

 

The 2020 CGHS yearbooks have finally arrived! If you, or a sibling who graduated last year, purchased a yearbook, they can be picked up in the health room from Mr. Mayberry during activity period. If you would like to purchase a yearbook, there are limited quantities available and the cost is $40.00. Please make checks out to CG Yearbook.


Attention Junior High:
There will be a Junior High Student Council Meeting for the Red Group on Wednesday and the Gray Group on Thursday during Activity Period in Mrs. Hermiller's room.



The spirit t-shirt order forms and money are due to Mrs. Birnesser by the end of the day on Wednesday, October 14th. Please see Mrs. Birnesser if you have any questions.



Due to the football team playing their first playoff game this weekend and all the other fall sports wrapping up their regular season and starting their tournament run, we will have a "Bulldog Spirit Day" this week on both Thursday and Friday, so wear your Bulldog gear this week in support of all our fall sports teams.



A representative from the University of Findlay will be here in-person today at 10:40 in the library. The following students have signed up to participate: JUNIORS: Cody Maag, Colin Metzger, Tayden Pingle, Emma Renner, Cody Ricker, Savanah Ridenour, Megan Schmidt, Jacksen Schroeder, Shay Schroeder, Joshua Smith, Madison Thompson, Kamryn Utendorf, and Jaelyn Zarse. SENIORS: Cheyanne Mershman, Alayna Ricker, and Cody Tabler. If you do not plan to attend please email Mrs. Losh after announcements.

Superintendent: (419) 659-2639
High School (7-12): (419) 659-2156
Elementary (K-6): (419) 659-2631
Central Office Fax: (419) 659-5134

Columbus Grove Schools
201 W. Cross St.
Columbus Grove, OH
45830-1237