Prep softball: Area leaders

PREP SOFTBALL Area Batting Leaders G AB R H Avg. Taylor Kirian, New Riegel 22 70 37 42 .600 Hanna Brian, N. Baltimore 14 43 17 25 .581 Maddie Willis, Bluffton 13 47 17 27 .574 Maddi Pape, Liberty-Benton 17 61 — 35 .574 MacKenzie Sowers, Mohawk 17 51 17 29 .569 Rachel Nye,...

Prep track: Courier Track Honor Roll

Boys Track Shot Put “‡1. Combs, Liberty-Benton 50-9 “‡2. Calkins, Findlay 50-6 “‡3. Goble, Carey 50-4 “‡4. Inniger, Arlington 49-5 “‡5. Myers, Patrick Henry 49-1 1/2 “‡6. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf 48-4 1/2 “‡7. Carrizales, Patrick Henry...

Prep baseball: Area leaders

PREP BASEBALL Area Batting Leaders G AB R H Avg. Terry Dockery III, Cont. 14 42 13 20 .476 Aaron Reinhart, New Riegel 18 51 16 24 .471 Carson Mittermaier, Upper 17 56 18 26 .464 Hunter Abell, Fostoria 20 54 26 25 .463 Kaleb Bemis, Fostoria 20 53 23 22 .462 Garret Sendelbach, H-L...

Prep baseball: Historic season for Ottawa-Glandorf

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer OTTAWA — It’s been an emotional season for the Ottawa-Glandorf baseball team. From a heartbreaking 2-1 loss in 12 innings at the hands of baseball-powerhouse Defiance, to a walk-off RBI single to edge Wapakoneta 8-7 in eight innings a...

Prep track: Dogs roll to PCL titles

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS GROVE — Pole vault state champion Collin Grothaus. State medalist in the 3,200-meter run Jake Graham. Hurdles state finalist Derek Rieman. Those are some of the athletes Columbus Grove lost from last year’s team, but the Bulldogs...

Saturday’s Scoreboard

PREP BASEBALL Saturday’s District Games Division I Lima Senior at Bowling Green, 12 Ashland at Marion Harding, 12 Toledo Waite at Sylvania Northview, 12 Toledo Bowsher at Springfield, 12 Oregon Clay at Toledo Whitmer, 12 Division II Elida at Lima Shawnee, 12 Upper Sandusky...

Prep softball: Elmwood stays atop NBC standings

BLOOMDALE — Kristi Reiser belted a second-inning home run to go with a double and a single as Elmwood dispatched Rossford 9-0 in a Northern Buckeye Conference softball matchup on Friday. Miranda Benschoter gave up three hits and struck out seven in seven innings to pick up...

Prep baseball: Findlay High routs Fremont

FREMONT — Nolan Rodman started Friday’s game with Fremont Ross with a leisurely stroll around the bases. His second time up, he was a bit more aggressive. Rodman scored Findlay’s first run when Fremont starter Michael Hufford walked the first four batters he...

Caution ahead, Good old days

It’s crunch time for those who make a living off the land. Spring is always a busy time for farmers as they repair equipment and prepare their fields. But a cold and wet spring, and a late-arriving one at that, means most crops still need to be planted. Through last Sunday,...

Nathan McKee

Nathan M. McKee, 17, of Findlay, passed away on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Nathan was born on May 6, 1997, in Findlay, to Mark and Carrie (Hahn) McKee. He was currently attending the Findlay Digital Academy. He worked for Little Caesar’s Pizza where he made many friends....