Former State Champs will meet again when Malone plays Findlay on February 1
January 24, 2014 | Release # 6820
Former teammates of the 2012 OHSAA-Division 4 state championship men's basketball team (Berlin Hiland High School) – along with some additional familiar faces – will meet again when Malone University and the University of Findlay square off on Saturday, February 1 for men's and women's NCAA – D 2 basketball.
Jason Miller and Neil Gingerich – now both playing for the Pioneers – will face Findlay's Dylan Kaufman, a former teammate on the 2012 championship squad. Holmes County basketball fans will also recognize Jalen Miller, a current Pioneer and member of the 2011 championship team; as well as Lindsy Snyder (West Holmes) and Sarah Bardall (Garaway) – both playing for the Pioneers' women's team.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014,has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.
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