Marion Local's seniors Cory Homan, 15, Kyle Mescher, 56, and Tyler Fleck, 66, lead the Flyers onto the field for Friday's Division VI state championship game against Newark Catholic. Despite just six seniors on the roster, Marion Local captured its sixth state championship this season.
MASSILLON - During Marion Local's improbable run to a sixth state championship, most of the talk has been about the team's youth. With seven sophomores and one freshman starting in various capacities, the lack of veteran leadership was a natural topic. [More