(12-21-22) According to a Courier story the Blanchard Valley Conference Governing Board voted to dismiss Vanlue from the BVC for football only beginning with the 2023-24 school year.

They will still be a part of the BVC next season, but that could depend on numbers.that turn out to play for the Wildcats. This past season they were listed by the OHSAA with a boys enrollment of 24.

Vanlue will still be BVC members in all other sports.

The BVC has been in a constant state of flux…

  • Leipsic moved to the Northwest Conference
  • Cory-Rawson and North Baltimore will be joining the Northwest Central Conference next season
  • Elmwood will join the BVC in 2023-24
  • Liberty-Benton will be be leaving the league by 2025-26

BVC schools still left include: Arcadia, Arlington, McComb, Pandora-Gilboa, Riverdale and Van Buren.