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District softball: Cass has key hit in O-G’s win

LIMA — Ottawa-Glandorf scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning, including a two-run single from Tasha Cass, and the Titans advanced to the regional semifinals for the first time in school history with a 6-4 win over Fairview in a Division-III district final on...

District track: Boys 200 feature race today at L-B

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER The 200 meter dash is not often the most talked about event at a track meet. It doesn’t have the excitement of the relays or the “wow” factor of the pole vault. It’s what could be called a “tweener” distance,...

College track: Welch earns another All-American award for UF

ALLENDALE, Mich. — Justin Welch added an NCAA runner-up finish Friday to Thursday’s hammer throw championship to lead the University of Findlay track and field teams on the second day of the NCAA Division II outdoor track and field meet at Grand Valley State. The...

District track: L-B girls top Lexington to win at Oak Harbor

OAK HARBOR–Michaela Butler set a meet record in the 100-meter dash, won the 200 and was part of Liberty-Benton’s victorious 400 and 1,600 relay quartets as the Eagles won the girls team title at the Division II District 2 track and field meet Friday at Oak Harbor. In...

Barbara Kromer

FOSTORIA — A graveside service for Barbara A. (Firth) Kromer, 88, of Cleveland, and formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 31 at St. Wendelin Cemetery, Fostoria, Deacon John Kromer officiating, with military rites. Mrs. Kromer died Sunday, March 10,...

Donald Perrine

FOSTORIA — Donald Perrine, 82, of Fostoria, died Friday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

District baseball: Seneca East’s McWilliams shuts down New Riegel

NORTH ROBINSON — Mason McWilliams allowed one run on just two hits in seven innings pitched as Seneca East jumped out to a 3-0 first-inning lead and knocked off New Riegel 5-1 in a Division IV district final baseball game on Friday. Ethan Caudill doubled, singled and drove...

Denise E. Tebbe

Denise E. Tebbe, 60, of Findlay passed away at 7:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on September 12, 1953, to the late George and Dorcas (Hendricks) Dunn, III in Bowling Green, OH. On July 21, 1978, she married Joseph L. Tebbe...

Albert E. ‘Gene’ Benard

Albert E. “Gene” Benard, 87, of Findlay, and formerly of North Baltimore, died at 8:55 a.m., Friday, May 23, 2014, in Findlay. He was born on August 18, 1926, in Van Buren to the late Lester A. and Pearl Marie (Nelson) Benard. He graduated from North Baltimore High...

District softball: Bostelman’s two-run shot lifts PH past Van Buren

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER ELIDA — In a game where big hits were few and far between, Kristin Bostelman delivered a decisive one to save Patrick Henry’s season. At the plate with two outs in the sixth inning, a runner on and the Patriots trailing by a run to Van...