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Butterworth, Hopkins are double winners

TOLEDO — It was a tough night team-wise but the Findlay High School swimming and diving teams still managed to find some individual success Friday in a dual meet with powerful Three Rivers Athletic Conference foes Toledo St. Francis and Toledo St. Ursula. The Trojans won...

Ohio Northern women improve to 10-3

ALLIANCE — Senior Sara Kocian scored a career-high 15 points to lead the Ohio Northern University women’s basketball team to a 60-45 Ohio Athletic Conference victory at Mount Union on Saturday afternoon. The Polar Bears improved to 10-3 overall and 3-3 in the OAC...

Wagner scores 32 points as Patrick Henry beats Mohawk

HAMLER — Patrick Henry junior AJ Wagner tossed in 32 points and the Patriots rolled past Mohawk 67-48 in a nonconference boys basketball game Saturday night. Wagner was 14 of 17 from the field with four rebounds and three assists to help the Patriots improve to 2-9. Alex...

St. Francis nips Trojans

SYLVANIA — Matt Oblinger and Mike White teamed up on two goals, the second coming with just 5:26 to play, and Toledo St. Francis edged Findlay 2-1 on Saturday in a Northwest Hockey Conference game at Sylvania’s Tam-O-Shanter Arena. Following a scoreless first period,...

Ada tops Kenton behind 29 from Wyss

ADA — Tori Wyss dropped 29 points to lead Ada’s girls basketball team to a 59-50 nonconference win over Kenton on Saturday. The Bulldogs (6-5) were 28 of 42 (67 percent) from the free-throw line, with Wyss making 19 foul shots. Kenton was 14 of 29 (48 percent). Alexis...

Cory-Rawson’s Hartman wins 160-pound title at Lima Senior Invitational

LIMA — Cory-Rawson’s Dylen Hartman stopped Ada’s Austin Windle in an all-area final at 160 pounds to lead area wrestlers at Saturday’s Lima Senior Invitational. Hartman went 5-0 with four pins to raise his record to 18-4. He won his title with a 5-0...

Mabel Anast

Mabel Marie Anast, 85, of Findlay, died at 3:05 p.m. Saturday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Downtown, the Rev. Michael Hohenbrink officiating. Visitation will be held...

Daniel Decker

FOSTORIA — A memorial service for Daniel “Dirt Bike” Decker, 63, of Fostoria, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, with Harold Hylton and Henry Byrd officiating and military honors by the United Veterans of Fostoria. Mr....

Erry Longworth

Erry D. Longworth, 82, of rural Findlay, died at 11:20 a.m. Saturday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

UF women fall to Wayne State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Perhaps if the first half had played out differently Saturday afternoon against Wayne State, the outcome would have been different. As it was, the University of Findlay women’s basketball team trailed by nine at the break, and despite nearly...