(11-14-20) It has been a good weekend for New Bremen, last night their football team advanced to the D VII State Championship game. Today the Cardinals sent its 2nd team to play for a state championship today, when the volleyball team beat Newark Catholic 3-1 (25-18, 25-16, 22-25, 25-13) at Vandalia Butler High School.

New Bremen will take on Tiffin Calvert who swept Dalton in 3 sets (25-22, 25-22, 25-20). This won’t be the first time the two have played each other in the state finals. In 2018 Calvert beat New Bremen 12-25, 25-20, 25-21, 22-25, 15-10.

Last year in the Regional Final at Elida the Cardinals beat Tiffin Calvert 19-25, 25-21, 25-13, 25-16.

New Bremen will be making its 4th consecutive appearance at the State Finals, the last three were at the Nutter Center, they are the defending Champions in D IV..

2019 – No. 2 New Bremen (26-1) def. No. 4 Monroeville (26-1), 3-2 (22-25, 25-20, 25-23, 19-25, 15-13)
2018 – Tiffin Calvert (26-3, Coach Lori Rombach) def. New Bremen (24-5, Coach Diana Kramer), 12-25, 25-20, 25-21, 22-25, 15-10
2017 – No. 1 New Bremen (27-1) def. No. 6 New Washington Buckeye Central (26-2), 22-25, 25-16, 25-23, 25-18

The Division IV State Championship match is Sunday at 4 p.m at Vandalia-Butler HS.

  • New Bremen over Newark Catholic 25-18, 25-16, 22-25, 25-13
  • Tiffin Calvert over Dalton   25-22, 25-22, 25-20