Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Tuesday’s Sectional Semifinals Division I At Toledo Central Catholic Sylvania Northview vs. Toledo Start, 6:15 Toledo Whitmer vs. Toledo St. Francis, 8 Division II AT BUCYRUS Clear Fork vs. Lexington, 6:15 Galion vs. Norwalk, 8 AT WILLARD Port Clinton...

Prep wrestling: Patrick Henry’s Petersen takes long road to state

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR To say Patrick Henry freshman Kent Petersen beat the odds in qualifing for the state wrestling tournament would be an understatement. There were 994 wrestlers competing in Division III district tournaments across the state last weekend. Petersen was...

Local roundup: GLIAC honors UF’s Kahlig for third consecutive week

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 consecutive week after leading the Oilers to a pair of victories against Walsh University and Malone...

Girls basketball: Three from area on first team all-NWC squad

LIMA — Ada junior Tory Wyss finished a close third in voting for player of the year honors and was one of three area players earning a first-team spot in the Northwest Conference all-league girls basketball selections for the 2013-14 season. Wyss averaged 14.8 points and...

Girls basketball: Continental’s Ordway is PCL Player of Year

Continental’s Paige Ordway made it two-for-two and Leipsic’s Gary Kreinbrink added to a milestone kind of season when the Putnam County League recently released its all-conference girls basketball selections. Ordway, who was named the PCL Player of the Year in girls...

Farmers’ Share Breakfast slated

Tickets for the 27th annual Farmers’ Share Breakfast are available at the Findlay-Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. Main St. Cost is $3 each, with a limit of 10 tickets. The breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. March 13 in Brugeman Lodge at Riverbend Recreation...

Deeds completes township program

Darl Deeds, Eagle Township trustee, recently graduated from the Ohio Township Association Leadership Academy. He was one of 12 people who received diplomas at the annual winter conference held Feb. 12-15 in Columbus. Deeds has been a township trustee for 25 years. He is the first...

Boys basketball: Elmwood’s Arnold second team all-NBC selection

Elmwood’s Aaron Arnold was a second-team selection as the Northern Buckeye Conference released its all-league boys basketball team. Lake junior guard Connor Bowen was named the NBC player of the year. First-team picks also include Rossford’s Derek Mack;...

Findlay police cite treasurer

Findlay police recently cited the city treasurer for parking in a handicapped space. Susan J. Hite, 66, of Findlay, illegally parked her mother’s vehicle at about 2:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Findlay Municipal Building’s south lot, according to an incident report from...

County overtime costs soar

It has taken about 400 more tons of salt, and thousands more in overtime costs to keep Hancock County’s roadways clear of snow and ice this winter, compared to last year. County Engineer Christopher Long said about 1,900 tons of salt was left over from last year, and his...