Division I wrestling: Findlay’s Jolliff headed to Columbus

CLEVELAND — Findlay High School’s Justin Jolliff is Columbus-bound. The junior rebounded from a tough semifinal loss to win his consolation semifinal match and finish fourth in the 126-pound weight class at the Division I district wrestling tournament Saturday at...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Saturday’s Results Ohio Cardinal Conference Ashland 67, Clear Fork 50 Sandusky Bay Conference Sandusky Perkins 74, Sandusky St. Mary 69 Huron 55, Oak Harbor 40 Other NW Ohio Games Hillsdale 58, Lucas 40 Lake 71, Northwood 34 Delphos Jefferson 59,...

Why the fractions in gas prices?

Q: Why are gasoline prices put at nine-tenths of a cent? If I bought exactly one gallon, would I get one-tenth of a cent in change? Do oil companies keep the change? — Anonymous. A: Fractional pricing, as it is called, began after the first increase in the federal gasoline...

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...

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...