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College Football: UF Oilers add 27 players

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Hanging out in the football office inside the Gardner Center on national signing day has become a tradition for University of Findlay head coach Rob Keys and his staff. The coaches get together early in the morning, set up a nacho bar in a conference...

Prep Sports: Area prep athletes set college plans

A pair of area football players secured their futures with Bowl Championship Series programs to highlight National Signing Day for area high school athletes on Wednesday. Patrick Henry’s Colt Pettit signed a letter of intent earlier in the week to play football at Virginia...

Prep Gymnastics: Findlay to defend TRAC title

Findlay High School’s depth and tradition will be key factors on Saturday when the Trojans will be the odds-on favorite to defend their title in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference gymnastics championships. Oregon Clay won the first-ever TRAC gymnastics championship in...

Dayton Defeats George Mason 84-67

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Ohio State transfer Jordan Sibert scored 19 points and Vee Sanford came off the bench to add 16 points as Dayton dominated George Mason 84-67 Wednesday night, extending the Patriots misery in their first season in the Atlantic 10. Sibert hit 8 of 11 from the...

Girls Basketball: O-G Titans winning with defense

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf’s girls basketball team doesn’t rely on a prolific scorer that can get a team 20 points a game. The Titans are young, with only three seniors on the team, and no player on the entire roster is taller than...

College Basketball: UF is figuring it out

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER When the University of Findlay men’s basketball team takes the floor tonight against Ohio Dominican, the Oilers will be playing their fourth game in seven days. It is a rigorous stretch of basketball that every team in the Great Lakes...

Area Prep Basketball Leaders

PREP Boys Basketball Area Scoring Leaders G Pts Avg. Jared Wentling, Carey 17 375 22.1 Zach Kuhlman, Leipsic 15 301 20.1 Will Vorhees, Columbus Grove 15 290 19.3 Jacob Gossard, Hardin Northern 16 289 18.1 Bryan Powers, Carey 17 298 17.5 Noah Bramlage, Ottawa-Glandorf 17 296 17.4...

Boys Basketball: Trojans set to host St. John’s

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay will be trying to do what no other Three River Athletic Conference team, and only four highly ranked teams overall, has been able to accomplish this season when the Trojans host league-leading Toledo St. John’s Friday at the FHS...

Irleen Siebeneck

LEIPSIC — Irleen Siebeneck, 87, of Leipsic, died 2:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at The Meadows of Leipsic. Irleen was born in Continental, April 2, 1926, to the late William and Anna (Averesch) Wolke. On June 12, 1948 she married Wilfred L. Siebeneck who died...

Rick Gault Jr.

PATTERSON — A funeral for Rick “Ricky” K. Gault Jr., 10, of Patterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Church of God, Wharton, the Rev. David Odegard officiating. Burial will be in Patterson Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m....