By Jay Kron, For The News-Herald Twenty-five years ago, a dream came true for local football standout Larry Wanke. What the Benedictine and John Carroll quarterback wanted, more than anything else, was to be drafted by an NFL team. It took 12 rounds of anxious waiting throughout the 1991 NFL draft, but it finally happened.
Multiple Teams · 2016 Varsity Football Schedule Announced
The 2016 varsity football schedule has been announced. The Bengals kick-off the 2016 season at home vs. Youngstown Ursuline on Saturday, August 27. For the full schedule, please see below: Varsity Football Day Date Opponent Location Time WEEK 1 Saturday 8/27/2016 Youngstown Ursuline HOME 7:00PM WEEK 2 Saturday 9/3/2016 Akron Buchtel AWAY 2:00PM WEEK 3
Multiple Teams · Schoeffer Selected as NFF Scholar-Athlete Recipient
Brian Schoeffler was selected as a scholar-athlete by the National Football Foundation Northeast Ohio Chapter. A four-year starter at quarterback, Brian was named MVP for the North Coast League Conference, and finished his career with the school record for most passing yards in a career and most touchdown passes in a year. Brian spent two
Multiple Teams · Carter Welo Named as Benedictine Head Football Coach
Carter Welo, an assistant football coach at Notre Dame College in South Euclid, has been named as the 19th head football coach at Benedictine High School. Welo is a 2003 graduate of St. Ignatius High School and a 2007 graduate of John Carroll University. He played a key role as a junior running back on
Multiple Teams · 9 Bengals Sign NLI’s
Benedictine High School was proud to recognize the nine senior student-athletes who signed National Letters of Intent with their respective institutions. Congratulations! The students pictured are: Da’Von Johnson – Tiffin University DeAndre Penny – University of Findlay Justin Layne – Michigan State University Warren Saba – Garden City C.C. Jalen James – Benedictine College Davvel
Multiple Teams · Benedictine Welcomes San Francisco 49ers
The Benedictine Community welcomed the San Francisco 49ers for their walk-thru practice on Saturday afternoon. The 49ers were in town for their contest against the Cleveland Browns.
Multiple Teams · Bengals Advance to Regional Championship
Bengals Score Early to Defeat Bay and Earn 24th Consecutive Victory Lakewood – Benedictine scored on its first two possessions for a 14-0 first quarter lead in this Division III Regional Semi-Final game against Bay on Friday, November 13. Adding another touchdown and a field goal by senior Brandon Kelly, the Bengals increased the margin
Multiple Teams · Bengals Defeat Bowling Green in Regional Quarterfinal
Benedictine defeats Bowling Green 41-14 in state playoff opener Benedictine 41, Bowling Green 14 Benedictine took advantage of two early Bowling Green turnovers that helped the Bengals earn a 41-14 rout over the Bobcats in this Division III, Region 8 first round playoff game at Bedford Stadium. The victory, the 23rd consecutive, gives the team
Multiple Teams · BENGALS REPEAT AS NCL CHAMPIONS!
Bengals win North Coast League title after defeating Akron Hoban 35-14 Benedictine extended its school record consecutive win total to 22 games as the Bengals defeated North Coast League rival Akron Hoban, 35-14 on Saturday night before a large crowd at Bedford Bearcat Stadium. The victory also gave the Bengals their second straight undisputed North
Multiple Teams · Alum David Porter Selected to AllState Good Works Team
Congratulations to alumnus, David Porter, on being selected to the AllState Good Works Team. David is pictured here with members of JCU who were also teammates together at Benedictine. Pictured from left to right: Marshall Howell, Jovan Dawson, David Porter, Fr. Gerard Gonda, OSB, Joe Nawalaniec, Dominic Berdysz, and Owen Reilly. For the full article