Crusaders Honored at State Captial
January 31, 2014Cincinnati Moeller High School
Ohio State Sens. Shannon Jones (R-Springboro), Joe Uecker (R–Miami Township) and Bill Seitz (R–Cincinnati) honored the Moeller High
School football team for winning the 2013 Division I state championship.
The Crusaders beat the Mentor Cardinals 55-52, winning their second consecutive state championship, and ninth state championship in the program’s history.
“Coach (John) Rodenberg’s guidance on and off the field is a huge contributor to the success of these young men,” Jones said. “This was a big year for the Crusaders, not only winning the title, but breaking state records. I’m excited to see more from this great team next season.”
“The Crusaders unwavering commitment and energy, and the dedication of coach Rodenberg let to a record-setting year and a well deserved state title,” Seitz said. “I have no doubt they’ll continue to be successful in coming seasons, and I’ll be rooting for a third consecutive state championship.”
“As a Moeller alumnus, I’m extremely proud of our young athletes for winning yet another state championship,” Uecker said. “I guarantee we’ll be seeing great things from these young men as they take on the college arena.”
Moeller set records for most points scored by a team, most combined points scored and most combined total yards in a Division I state final game.