A Century of Ashland Arrow Football
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2007
Record 12 - 2 - 0
Ohio Cardinal Conf.  7 – 0
1st Place

AHS 2007

Photo above is used with permission from Ashland Times-Gazette, Tom E. Puskar, Chief Photographer,
40 E. 2nd Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805

Back row: Left to right; ball boys: C.Drake, R.Ward, J.Hardin; Coaches: C.Hider, J.Saccomen, D.Fuller, Head Coach Scott Valentine, S.Sauder, J.Deppen, Eqpmt mgr:R.Gough, C.White, A.Tabler, ball boys: Z.Gross, D.Delaney.
4th row: J.Mitchell, J.Hanacek, B.Delaney, D.Yetzer, G.Page, P.Baker, S.Heath, B.Gregg, J.Eagle, N.Atkins, E.Johnson, B.Hiller, B.Zeigler, K.Jarrell.
3rd row: C.Dowiatt, B.Shaw, J.Finlay, A.Deppen, J.Coy, T.Daniels, J.Oberholtzer, S.Kipp, M.Maneese, K.Wolf, W.Jarrell, B.Mowry, T.Stauffer, C.Morehead.
2nd row: R.Carper, M.Smith, G.Fairhurst, M.Dilgard, K.Grimm, J.Alton, G.Johnson, J.Stewart, R.Smeltzer, T.Cooper, G.Berkshire, J.Schuttera, C.Fast, T.Stauffer.
Front row: J.Weaver, B.Bolin, J.Carpenter, J.Roepke, A.Fairhurst, Capt. Tyler McFarlin, N.Helms, L.Kerr, Capt. Robert Guliano, Capt. Dan Hartnett, L.Black, Capt. Taylor Housewright, J.Icenhower, N.Vaughn, A.Hill, W.Boyer.

     
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31
14
35
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42
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28
21
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Willard
Bellevue          
Shelby
Mansfield Madison
Wooster        
West Holmes
Orrville
Mansfield Senior
Clear Fork
Lexington
 State Playoffs
Olentangy Liberty
Avon Lake
Sylvania Southview
Cincinnati Anderson
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WR
LT
LG
LG
C
RG
RT
TE
WR
WR
WR
WR
QB 
TB 
Anthony Fairhurst
Ben Mowry
Jacob Carpenter
Will Jarrell
Robert Guliano
Kyle Wolf
Troy Stauffer
Jason Schuttera
Logan Kerr
Nate Cooper
Tyler McFarlin
Jed Roepke
Taylor Housewright
Jordan Icenhour


DE
DE
DT
DT
MG
LB
MB
LB
DB
DB
DB
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Alex Hill
Nick Helms
Cody Fast
Paul Baker
Justin Stewart
Jacob Oberholtzer
Anthony Deppen
Dan Hartnett
Ryan Smeltzer
Nate Cooper
Logan Kerr
Tyler McFarlin

Regional Champs! Final Four!

The 101st AHS team thrilled Arrow Nation with 12 wins, and a second OCC championship including dramatic come from behind wins against Wooster and Lexington, plus three playoff wins for a Regional title. The Arrows made it to the Final Four, but lost to Cincinnati Anderson, who won the Division II State championship.

QB Taylor Housewright, the Division II AP Player of the Year, led the record setting year. He accounted for 50 touchdowns (14 runs and 36 passes) and 4346 yards of offense (919 rushing and 3528 passing). Anthony Fairhurst had a season record 77 catches, and Gregg Berkshire made all 57 extra points. Coach Scott Valentine in his sixth season became the all-time winningest AHS football coach with 50 wins.

The Arrows piled up the post-season awards with 15 all-OCC players, and 5 All-Ohio recognitions: Taylor Housewright on first-team and special mentions for Gregg Berkshire, Anthony Fairhurst, Cody Fast, and Logan Kerr. At the gridiron banquet awards when to: MVP Taylor Housewright, offensive line (Robert Guliano), defensive line (Cody Fast and Nick Helms), defensive back (Tyler McFarlin and Logan Kerr) and special teams (Gregg Berkshire). Also, special coaches awards went to: Troy Stauffer, Jed Roepke, Nate Cooper, and Anthony Fairhurst on offense, and Justin Stewart, Alex Hill, Dan Hartnett, and Anthony Deppen on defense.



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