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College Wrestling: UF third in GLIAC duals

The University of Findlay wrestling team posted a 1-2 record at Saturday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament Saturday at Croy Gymnasium. The Roughnecks began the day with a 31-15 loss to GLIAC champion Lake Erie before dropping a 28-10 decision to...

Boys Basketball Roundup: Carey rips Buckeye Central

CAREY — Bryan Powers’ 31 points, Zach Boes 20 points and a 32-12 first-quarter advantage helped Carey defeat state-ranked Buckeye Central 79-66 in a nonconference boys basketball matchup on Saturday. Buckeye Central came in ranked eighth in Division-IV. The Bucks...

Girls Basketball Roundup: Leipsic tops Ottoville for PCL championship

LEIPSIC — Leipsic got out to an early lead and had little trouble taking care of Ottoville for a 48-31 victory over the Big Green that clinched the outright Putnam County League girls basketball championship. Leipsic (15-3, 6-0 PCL) earned its first PCL crown since 2009...

Prep Wrestling Roundup: Silette, Jolliff second at TRAC tourney

FREMONT — Findlay High School’s wrestling team is still looking for its first Three Rivers Conference individual champion. Oregon Clay defended its team crown by outscoring Toledo Central Catholic 230-214½ for first place. Findlay was sixth with 56½ points. The...

Boys Basketball: Fast start propels Findlay past Shawnee

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER LIMA — A short memory did wonders for Findlay High School’s basketball team on Saturday. One night after its worst offensive game of the season, Findlay came through with one of its best in rolling to a 71-48 win over Lima Shawnee....

Prep Wrestling: Sexton pin lifts Van Buren to OWL crown

TOLEDO — It all came down to the broad shoulders of Van Buren junior heavyweight Isaac Sexton Saturday as he scored a pin in the finals of the 285-pound weight class to lift the Black Knights past Gibsonburg to win the Ohio Wrestling League championship Saturday at Toledo...

Sunday’s Scoreboard

Girls Basketball Saturday’s Results Three Rivers Athletic Conference Lima Senior 64, Toledo Whitmer 51 Toledo Notre Dame 73, Toledo St. Ursula 30 North Central Conference Bucyrus 88, Crestline -2 Riverdale 74, Galion Senior 54 Upper Sandusky 56, Buckeye Central 46 Northern...

MAL Wrestling: Carey goes out on top

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR BASCOM — Carey went out on top. The Blue Devils has a near-perfect finals performance to top host Hopewell-Loudon for the team championship in the 29th and final Midland Athletic League wrestling tournament. The Blue Devils were a perfect 5-0 in...

Flyers-Kings Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Nolan, LA (interference), 2:58; Streit, Phi (slashing), 16:50. Second Period_1, Philadelphia, Simmonds 18 (Lecavalier, Giroux), 7:48. Penalties_None. Third Period_2, Philadelphia, Giroux 17 (Hartnell, Simmonds), 18:02 (pp). Penalties_Hall, Phi...

Valparaiso Beats Illinois-Chicago 70-46

CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — LaVonte Dority scored a career-high 33 points to lead Valparaiso to a 70-46 win over the University of Illinois-Chicago on Saturday. Dority was a one-man show, nearly outscoring the rest of the Crusaders (14-10, 6-3 Horizon) combined, finishing 10 of 15 from...