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Darren is a Senior cornerback at for Baldwin Wallace this season.  He has earned a Varsity letter as a Sophomore and Junior and is a Co-Captain with the Yellow Jackets this season.  They finished 6-4 overall and 5-4 in the Ohio Athletic Conference.  Darren was a member of the 1996 Jaguars Varsity.  He is pictured below picking off a pass against Augustana College.

On, January 13, Baldwin Wallace held their 2007 Football Recognition Ceremony. Congratulations goes out to Darren Cereshko for receiving the Most Outstanding Defensive Back Award for 2007. The senior captain has finished his career as a Yellow Jacket. Finishing the season with a 6-4 overall record, Darren had 9 punt returns for 99 yards, 1 interception, 31 tackles, 18 assisted tackles and 5 pass break-ups. Darren was also named to the second team All-Ohio Athletic conference. Congratulations, Darren!

Darren holds all the reception and reception yardage records at Buckeye, where he played Wide Receiver and his twin brother Dan was the Quarterback.  From his Cornerback position in high school he was third all time in Career INTs, two of which he returned for TDs in the same game against Warren JFK High School.  He also had 3 INTs in a game three times during the 2002 Season at Buckeye.  We are proud of Darren on his overall football career and academic pursuits and wish him continued sucess after his graduation from BW in the Spring.

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<center>Adam Franz - Tiffin Dragons</center>

Posted by Dave Rea at Nov 24, 2007 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
Adam Franz just finished his fourth year of football at Tiffin. He was a red-shirted junior this year and played offensive guard in 6 of their elevengames. The Tiffin Dragons won the Great Lakes Football Conference (GLFC)championship going 5-0 and were 9-2 overall. They finished ranked 27th in the country for Division 2 schools. Unfotunately they missed the playoffs.

Adam made the GLFC All Conference Academic team (Honorable Mention) with a 3.33 GPA in Forensic Psychology. He is in a position to graduate this December in 3-1/2 years, and has chosen to not play his senior season to pursue law school. This past summer he interned in Washington, DC for the U.S. Marshalls. He will be receiving his second letter (and jacket) with a conference championship ring in January at their banquet.

Adam played with the Jaguars JV squad in 1996 and with the Varsity in 1997. Congratulations to Adam on his season, making the academic team and most of all in his upcoming college graduation!

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2007 Jaguars Season

Posted by Dave Rea at Nov 24, 2007 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
The 2007 season of Jaguar football saw the Varsity go 4-4 in the regular season and make the playoffs for the 7th time and the first in 3 seasons. The bowed out in the first round but the fact that they went .500 on the regular season and got there did alot for turning the program around and getting it back on track.

The JV squad struggled during the season but finished the season playing better football than they did at the beginning which is the goal of all the teams every year. The Flag squad was under 2nd year Head Coach Eric Keller, who also helped out with the JV. The Jags also had a familiar face helping out when he could, Coach Cleatus Varney who coached with the Jags from 1997-1999 and was the Head Coach of the Jets in 2000 and 2001.

Coach Wren Roskey took a bit of a step back as she had coaches for all 3 Jag Cheer Squads. She continued as the league cheer coordinator and finished her 10th season overall. She was recognized with a plaque for her dedication to the program at the end of the year awards in November.

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2006 Jaguars Season

Posted by Dave Rea at Nov 24, 2007 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
The 2006 edition of the Jaguars brought a new Head Coach on the scene. Dave Kargle arrived to see if he could breathe some new life into the Jags and get them going back in the right direction.  He led restored discipline along with having fun and the Jags started to buy in to the routine.  They went 2-7 on the campaign, but the tide had begun to turn.

The JV squad went 3-5 which was not playoff worthy, but the idea with the JV is get them experience and ready them to play on the Varsity team. The Flag squad was under new Flag Head Coach Eric Keller and two new assistants in Paul Schnepp and Paul Fowler.

Wren Roskey remained as Head Cheer Coach and league coordinator as she coached her way through her 9th season in BYFA.

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2006 Buccaneers Season

Posted by Dave Rea at Nov 24, 2007 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
The 2006 Season saw the Bucs Varsity struggle to a 3-5 seaon. They lost players from the 2005 squad and were working to rebuild their team. 

Head Coach Scot Asvestas again got two new Varsity Assistants in Rich Metheney, who moved up from JV and Rick Monroe who came over from the Jets with his sone when the Jets did not field a Varsity Squad.  JV Head Coach Chris Calta coached the Bucs to a 4-4 finish with the help of new coaches Jeff Miller and Bill Ross.

The 2nd season of Buccaneers Flag saw new Head Coach Carl Strimple put a good squad on the field with help from Dave Chaney and Tim England. 

Stacey Stoll became the new Cheer Coach and she brought a fresh enthusiasm to the Buccaneers. They fielded only a JV Squad but they did show plenty of spirit.