The thrill of victory


Carleigh Groves, right, 8, pumps her fist in the air after the Botkins Trojans defeated Richmond Heights in a Division IV state semifinal game at the University of Dayton Arena on Friday, March 19. With Carleigh is her mom, Erin Groves, both of Sidney. Carleigh’s dad, Phil Groves is the Botkins varsity girls basketball coach. Botkins will head back to Dayton Sunday for the state final.

Carleigh Groves, right, 8, pumps her fist in the air after the Botkins Trojans defeated Richmond Heights in a Division IV state semifinal game at the University of Dayton Arena on Friday, March 19. With Carleigh is her mom, Erin Groves, both of Sidney. Carleigh’s dad, Phil Groves is the Botkins varsity girls basketball coach. Botkins will head back to Dayton Sunday for the state final.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

Carleigh Groves, right, 8, pumps her fist in the air after the Botkins Trojans defeated Richmond Heights in a Division IV state semifinal game at the University of Dayton Arena on Friday, March 19. With Carleigh is her mom, Erin Groves, both of Sidney. Carleigh’s dad, Phil Groves is the Botkins varsity girls basketball coach. Botkins will head back to Dayton Sunday for the state final.

Carleigh Groves, right, 8, pumps her fist in the air after the Botkins Trojans defeated Richmond Heights in a Division IV state semifinal game at the University of Dayton Arena on Friday, March 19. With Carleigh is her mom, Erin Groves, both of Sidney. Carleigh’s dad, Phil Groves is the Botkins varsity girls basketball coach. Botkins will head back to Dayton Sunday for the state final.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/03/web1_SDN022021BotkinsWin.jpgCarleigh Groves, right, 8, pumps her fist in the air after the Botkins Trojans defeated Richmond Heights in a Division IV state semifinal game at the University of Dayton Arena on Friday, March 19. With Carleigh is her mom, Erin Groves, both of Sidney. Carleigh’s dad, Phil Groves is the Botkins varsity girls basketball coach. Botkins will head back to Dayton Sunday for the state final. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News