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College wrestling: Pawlitz is OAC wrestler of week

ADA — Ohio Northern University’s Michael Pawlitz was tabbed Ohio Athletic Conference wrestler of the week after pinning Tyler Keating of Baldwin Wallace in 55 seconds at 197 pounds last Tuesday. Pawlitz is now 16-6 and has 11 pins on the season. The Polar Bears return...

Mona Wymer

NORTH BALTIMORE — Mona Wymer, 58, of North Baltimore died at 6:40 p.m. Sunday at University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Crates Funeral Home, North Baltimore.

Martha Russell

UPPER SANDUSKY — A funeral for Martha L. Russell, 85, of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at North Salem Lutheran Church, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Joe Trester officiating. Burial will follow in North Salem Lutheran Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held...

Reva Lortz

CAREY — Reva V. Lortz, 98, formerly of Carey, died at 3 a.m. Monday at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.

Girls basketball: The tournament trail begins

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff writer Tonight the journey to Columbus and Ohio State’s Value City Arena begins for area high school girls basketball teams as the first round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association girls basketball tournament gets underway. While there will...

Boys basketball: Sharp shooting spurs Arlington past Ft. Jennings

ARLINGTON — Three players scored in double figures for Arlington, which shot 55 percent from the field, in a 64-34 nonconference victory against Fort Jennings on Monday night. The Red Devils (16-3) made 26 of 47 field-goal attempts in the game, including 6 of 10 (60...

Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Final AP Poll Division I 1. Cin. Moeller (7) 19-1 156 2. Zanesville (7) 21-0 153 3. Lakewood St. Edward (1) 17-2 116 4. Massillon Jackson (1) 17-2 114 5. Trotwood-Madison 19-2 102 6. Berea-Midpark 17-2 66 7. Uniontown Lake 18-2 57 8. Tol. Bowsher 18-2 52 9....

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A motorist with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.215 was arrested for driving while impaired Saturday after his Chevy Blazer got stuck in a snowbank...

Fire damages Wharton home

WHARTON — A home near Wharton was extensivley damaged by fire on Monday. The house at 19167 Township 42 was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived, the sheriff’s office said. The blaze was reported at 4:09 p.m. The house is owned by Robert Biller,...

College basketball: GLIAC honors Kahlig

University of Findlay men’s basketball player Greg Kahlig was selected as the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Division player of the week for the third time in the past four weeks after leading the Oilers to a pair of road victories last week against...