Big Walnut Sports Briefs

Big Walnut High School Athletics

Fall 2017 Update #3

Monday, September 4, 2017


“Inspire and Guide”

Important Dates

Homecoming Week

Week of 10/2

Parade – Friday, October 6th

Game vs Franklin Hts. (H) 7pm – Friday, October 6th

Homecoming Dance – Saturday, October 7th

Big Walnut Athletic Wall of Fame

Ceremony Friday, October 13th – Prior to the game

1st Ever Big Walnut Athletic Wall of Fame Dinner Saturday, October 14

Military Night

Friday, October 13th

Wall of Fame Nominations

Please contact Athletic Director Brian Shelton to obtain nomination form – deadline 9.15.17

Big Walnut Athletics on Social Media



Big Walnut Athletic News

Ticket Price Increase

Ohio Capital Conference voted in the Spring of 2017 to raise tickets prices to all HS contests by $1 per ticket. Avoid the ticket price increase and purchase season tickets at the link below.

Football Start Times – Change

Ohio Capital Conference voted in the Spring of 2017 to change Friday night Varsity Football Games at start at 7 p.m.

Team News and Updates

Big Walnut Football takes 8 out of 10 to start the year.

While the Big Walnut varsity team lost another tough battle Friday night to Worthington Kilbourne 21-14 OT, the 7th, 8th, Frosh and JV teams all remain undefeated on the season (8-0).

The Varsity Football travels to Dublin Scioto this Thursday for the CW Game of the Week. Pre-game interviews begin at 5 p.m. on Channel 6. Game time is 7 p.m.

Football – lost 21-14 OT vs Worthington Kilbourne

7th, 8th, Frosh and JV football teams all won again last week.

Next: Thursday, 9/8 (A) Dublin Scioto HS 7 p.m.

Girl’s Cross Country takes 4th at Granville, boys take 10th.

Colbi Borland lead the Lady Eagles with a time of 19:32 finishing 3rd overall.

Cross Country – girls finished 4th and boys 10th at Granville.

Next: Saturday 9.9 at Lancaster

Big Walnut Volleyball team with two big wins last week.

On Tuesday, the Lady Eagles beat rival Olentangy 3-2 and on Thursday they beat Marysville 3-0 to improve to 3-2 on the season.

Next: Tuesday 9.6 (A) vs Canal Winchester…..Wednesday 9.7 vs New Albany (H)

Boys Golf

Next: 9.12 vs Westerville North

Boys Soccer – lost two close games both by one goal.

Next: At Westerville Central Tuesday, 9.6

Futbol Friday Night: Friday, 9.9 vs Dublin Scioto

Boy Soccer – Futbol Friday Night this Friday 9/9.

Kudos to Coach Gatton for making this Friday a Futbol Friday night for the boys soccer team vs Dublin Scioto 7:15 p.m. There will be food trucks in attendance. 10% of all proceeds will benefit the boys soccer program. Come and show you support for our boys soccer program.

Girls Golf – Posted their best team score of the season last week at OCC (393)

Next: 9.12 OCC Championships

Girls Soccer – Lost to Orange last Tuesday.

Next: Tuesday 9.6 (H) Westerville Central 7:15 p.m.

Girls Tennis –

1s: M. Kercsmar (BW) def. M. Baker: 6-0, 6-0

2s: L. Hill (BW) def. E. Rainbolt: 6-1, 6-1

3s: T. Carlile (N) def. H. Kaiser: 6-1, 6-2

1D: L. Kirkpatrick / K. Cummins (BW) def. T. Grubbs/M. Anderson: 6-1, 6-1

2D: A. Webb / N. Zarnosky (N) def. M. Boyer / L. Stevens: 7-6, 6-3

BW 3 Newark 2

BW Season Record: 5-1 (2-0 OCC)

Next: 9.5 vs Franklin Hts. (A) 4 p.m.

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The girls varsity volleyball team. girls varsity volleyball team.

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