Division II wrestling: Upper sends four back to state tournament

By ANDY WOLF FOR THE COURIER BOWLING GREEN — Obstacles can knock down any athlete, but only a select few get back up again. For Luke Leonard of Fostoria, missing out on being a state qualifier by one match last year became that hurdle. For Upper Sandusky, all four of its...

Prep bowling: O-G boys sixth at district

LIMA — Ottawa-Glandorf’s boys bowlers finished sixth in the team standings to lead the way for area teams at Saturday’s Division II district bowling championships at Lima’s Westgate Lanes. Coldwater rolled to the boys title with a score of 4,081....

Divison III wrestling: Elmwood’s Wise gets trip to state

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR BOWLING GREEN — An injury kept Elmwood’s Jake Wise off the mats at the district tournament last year. He made up for it Saturday in a big way at Bowling Green State University’s Stroh Center by winning the championship in the...

Boys basketball: Minutemen finish with a victory

HEATH — Heritage Christian dominated the first half and cruised the rest of the way in beating Bucyrus Wayside Christian 49-34 in the consolation finals of the Buckeye Christian Schools Association boys basketball tournament. Dillon Berry scored 20 points and Winfield...

Division III wrestling: Windle first Ada wrestler to go to state

TROY — Austin Windle is the first. Windle, a junior, put Friday’s quarterfinal loss behind him and wrestled his way through the consolation bracket to become Ada’s first OHSAA state wrestling qualifier on Saturday. Windle won four straight matches to claim third...

College basketball: Kahlig scores 39 as Oilers defeat Malone

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Will he or won’t he score 40 points in a game? It has become the question of the hour when it comes to Greg Kahlig. But after back-to-back performances of reaching the mark, the senior forward was a little more human on Saturday afternoon in the...

Division IV girls basketball: Leipsic, P-G cruise to sectional titles

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER OTTAWA — Dominating post play was on display in the Division IV sectional girls basketball finals Saturday at Ottawa-Glandorf High School. Pandora-Gilboa put the clamps on McComb to win its sectional final with a 57-38 victory over the...

Girls basketball sectionals: State-ranked Clyde romps past Fostoria

OLD FORT — Eleven players scored Saturday as state-ranked Clyde defeated Fostoria 78-13 in a Division II sectional final at Old Fort High School. Clyde (23-1) advances to play Toledo Central Catholic (17-7) at 6:15 p.m. Thursday in a district semifinal at Perrysburg. Kelsey...

College basketball: Ohio Northern women down Capital

COLUMBUS — Ohio Northern overcame a late 5-point deficit to record a 75-73 overtime Ohio Athletic Conference women’s basketball victory Saturday at Capital. The Polar Bears ran their win streak to nine games and finished the regular season with a 21-4 overall record....

UF roundup: Track has three winners at Hillsdale

HILLSDALE — The University of Findlay’s women’s 1,600-meter relay team won the event, set a track record and posted an NCAA Division II provisional qualifying time during the Hillsdale Tune-Up held Saturday at Hillsdale College. Maud Sanmiquel, Adriana...